If you want to visit Koh Phangan and be at the center of it all, you want to check out Ao Chaloklum, on the north side of Koh Phangan.
Ao Chaloklum is a long beach – nearly 2.5 kilometers – that surrounds the picturesque village of Chaloklum. Ao Chaloklum is perhaps the most popular beach on all of Koh Phangan, for visitors and locals alike.
Ao Chaloklum offers sunbathing, boating and body surfing inland of the off shore coral reef. Local fishermen make their way in and out on colorful traditional boats that create an exotic, postcard atmosphere you'll enjoy.
At Ao Chaloklum tourists can enjoy a selection of accommodations, local cuisine, or just watching the sunset from the Chaloklum village pier.
Ao Chaloklum Ao Chaloklum is located on the northern shore of Koh Phangan and is a sight to behold with its golden sands and long boats that pepper the shoreline. It is one of the longest beaches of the island, stretching for nearly 2.5 kilometers. Koh Phangan's favorite beach itself is separated in the middle by the famous fishing town Chaloklum and has a wonderful pier for strolling out into the middle of the bay.