Although Koh Pha-ngan was initially explored by travelers a mere 22 years ago, Koh Phangan was already inhabited already about 2000 years ago by sea pirates coming from Malaysia. island beaches, one bay in particular is in the northeast side near Ko Ma.
As a natural paradiseplace in the Southern Gulf of Thailand, Phangan serves as the unflawed getaway retreat.
If you are searching for a modern
Koh Phangan was before the backpackers destination, today a 'more mixed range' of tourists travel here. But they all want to find a relaxed and easy going place.
A large range of marinelife and some amazing coral reefs offering divers all they need. Other day time activitiesnow include kite surfing, Elephant Riding and Boat tours.
For a at a quite beach, please have a look at HaadThian on the west side a quite small secluded beach, only 1 resort.
It is amazing how can quitness as well as partymadness can blend so perfect on Koh Phangan. On one side, you can participate in the crowded parties drawing visitors with all different kinds of music, fire works and partydecoration.
In case you are searching for the best place to stay at Koh Phangan, I would like to offer you the Phrueksa Resort, close to Thongsala, the port city on Koh Phangan. At this location guests will enjoy an unproblematic access to bars, ATM machines and internet cafes.
Seeking adventure in the close by Ang Thong archipelago consisting of 40 different sized islands dowered with pristine beaches, underwater caves and the quiet Tha Laem Nai a salt water blue laguna lake featured in The Beachby Alex Garland. It seems that whatsoever it is you are searching for, there is something for everyone.