As a popular paradise island next to Koh Samui, Koh Phangan serves as perfect place, where one may go relaxing on quiet deserted island of Koh Ma.
One of the easiest type of transportation from Bangkok to Phanganwould be to get yourself joint tickets from Songserm Travel Center for ferry and express boats, buses, trains, airplanes to Koh Phangan. Or you can get an 1 hr. flight by Bangkok Airways 6 times a day from Bangkok to Samuiand take the catamaran speed boat to Phangan.
If you like to dine out then Phangan offers you a variety of places to eat, bars and cafes offering Thai, International, Western, Danish and Mediterranean dishes, something to suit everyone. And of course a large selection of fresh seafood that is locally caught.
Ko Phangan used to be the backpackers heaven, currently a 'broader range' of tourists come to the island here.Everybody want to find a relaxing and easy going place.
Some people Haad Rin beach. But this is a large resorts on the island they uphold the level of good service expected by guests.
You can use the concrete roads to Haad Rin, but you have been warned that the roads are not in the best state and unless consider yourself a competitant motorbike rider then do not try to get to HadRin, as most accidents involving scooters happen in this area. Our advice is to leave your motorbike at the 7-11 at BaanTai and pay approx 40 Baht for a taxi over the mountains to Had Rin.
In case you are bored with laying on one of the Haad Rin beach. But this is a large island and Haad Rin is only a tiny part of the island.
If relaxing in a hammock, visiting a Spa is your type of holiday activity, Phangan Koh Phangan is perfect. If you are into meeting new friends from every part of the globe and having fun exploring the island, Koh Phangan is just perfect, as well.
There are many ways to move around on the island, you can hire one of the taxi cab for a little amount of money,or if you feel really adventurist you can rent a quad or motorbike and do it in your own time frame.