A large variety of marinelife and some amazing coral reefs offering diversall they need. Other activitiesnow include trekking, snorkeling and Boat tours. The most popular of the beaches, Had Rin and Chaloklum most of the time have a scattering of sun worshipers but there's also quieter, more secluded bays and beaches. Kohpangan's monthly Fullmoon Party is the world's most famous beachparty, with international DJ's from all over the world lining up to get the honor of playing. For a at a quite beach, check out HaadTien a quite nice and secluded place, there you find just one resort. One of the cheapest way from BKK to Phanganis to purchase tickets from Songserm Travel Center for boats and speed boats, buses, trains, planes to Phangan. Another option is to get an 1 hr. flight operated by Bangkok Airways every few hours from Bangkok to Koh Samui and take the catamaran boat to Phangan.
Seeking adventure to the nearby Ang Thong National Parkconsisting of over 40 small islands dowered with pristine beaches, underwater caves and the tranquil Tha Laem Nai a salt water blue lagune lake shown in The Beachby Alex Garland. It looks like that whatever it is you are look for, in that location is something at this place for everyone. On Koh Phangana lot of activitiesto fill up your day. When it's getting dark the island has a active nightlife, everything from typical Karaoke bars, BeachBars to normal Clubs or bigger Clubs. There are roads to HaadRin, but you have been warned that the concrete roads are not in the best condition and unless consider yourself a competitant motorbike rider then do not attempt to get to Had Rin, as most accidents involving scooters happen in this area. Our advice is to leave your motorcylce at the 7/11 at BanTai and pay about 60 Baht for a pickup over the hills to Had Rin. On Koh Panghan tourists can find typical picture-postcard views of swaying palms , crystal clear water and breathtaking mountain views.
There are multiple ways to explore the island, you can use a local cab for a little amount of money,or if you feel really adventurist you can hire a bicycle or motor bike and drive around in your own time frame. The least cost intensive way from capital city to Koh Samui and catch the catamaran boat to the island. Phangan bays, one bay in particular is in the northeast side near by Ko Ma.
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