It is amazing the way quiet and frenzy can blend so perfect on the island. On one side, you can have a good time at the famous Koh Phangan. In average 8.000 party guests traveling to Phanganeach lunar eclipse if only to enjoy the Fullmoon.
A suitable alternative for lodging is Sarikantang, because it's just right suited for various kinds of tourists. The resortis perfect for newly-married couples on honeymoon and families or larger groups .
It is amazing how can tranquillity as well as Koh Samui too expensive or a bit too busy with tourist, island to experience a relaxed time in Southern Thailand.
Restful laying on quiet deserted beaches, snorkel island of Ko Ma, a sheltered National MarinePark.
The first Full Moon begun with a handful hippies having a beachparty at Haad Rin Nok more than 20 years ago. They danced in the shining moonand more foreigners turned up every month. Today there are a estimated number of 7000-15000 people who are having a good time and dancing to psychedelic, hardcore, and many different other sound tunes.Good Disc Jockeys deliver the music from the clubs at Haad Rin Nok and from the beach.
Simmilar to it's sister island Koh Tao, Koh Phangan was at first discovered by backpackers seeking a sanctuary from the overcrowded Samuiand today, the island offers an amazing number of options for daytime activities, parties, bungalow resorts and alternative yogaresorts.
If you are looking for a modern styled resortwhile you are staying on Phangan, I would suggest you to have a look at See Through Resort.
Located around 12 miles north of Samuiin the Gulf of Thailandis the island of Koh Phangan. The Island is much quieter and relaxed than its neighbor, just with the exception of the FullMoon beachparty that attracts every month around 5 - 10,000 visitors come on the island for the infamous fullmoon partyin HaadRin.
Many of the more popular resorts, such like Sandy Bay are getting many times running out of available rooms in week of the Full Moon Party. A good advice is to arrange for a place in a resort in advance.