The only exemption from the otherwise relaxing and quite island might be the Fullmoonwhen the east side of Haad Rin transforms into a dance floor made of sand. If you dislike huge party's or even listen to the music, don't worry on Kohphangan are a lot amazing bays, that are all over the Island like National Parks, waterfalls and fruit garden in the hills.
Like the other surrounding islands, Koh Phangan has experienced enormous year on year development in visitor numbers also it is well know for its monthly amazing FullMoon Partyhappening at Haad Rin bay. Due to its vibrant partyscene some have dubbed Phangan the Ibiza of Asia.
The southeastern part of Koh Panghan is the main party area which includes Haad Rinand the full moon party beach. Nearly all of the area surrounding Haad Rinis mountainious making most of the fantastic fine white sandy beachesunaccessable by road, the only way to get to them is by boat from HadRin. Koh Phangan was before the hippy destination, nowadays a 'wider range' of visitors arrives here.Everybody want to find a relaxed and easy going place.
FullMoon Partyis one of the local attractions around Koh Phangan. Normally around ten-thousand partyhungry FMP fans rush to Koh Phangan each lunar eclipse to enjoy the Fullmoon.
The weather in Thailandcan be very equatorial, warm and wet. The climate changes are caused by monsoons that create 3 climate seasons in Northern and Central Thailandand two other seasons in southerly Thailand. The south-west monsoon around May to Oct is rainy and the sky is cloud covered, but in the north-east monsoon around Nov to Mar is almost waterless and comparatively cool. Koh Phangan offers many popular activitiesone being snorkeling at many of the island bays, one beachin particular is in the northeast side at Ko Maa.
Koh Phangan is an island of exotic beauty and charm, a place, where visitors can have a holiday away from stress, kicked back and on the beachor active and fast paced.
It is interesting how can quitness and Full Moon Party held at Phanganthe Ibiza of the east.