island Koh Tao, this island was a while ago initially visited by tourists seeking a sanctuary from the commercialised island of yoga resorts. Phangan used to be the hippy heaven, currently a 'more mixed range' of people travel here.Everybody want to find a relaxing and easy going place.
Here are some very nice resortsand cozy hotels on nearly all of Phangan's beachesand nearly all of them are able to book online from this webpage. Fullmoon took place for the first time with a some hippies having a party on the east side of Haad Rin in the late 80's. They danced in the shining moonand an increasing amount of people turned up every month. Today there are about 7000-15000 backpackerswho are having a good time and dancing to hardcore, hardcore, and other dance sound styles.Experienced DJ's playing the music from the restaurantsat the east side of Haad Rin and from the the town. The island of Koh Phanganwas initially visited by backpacking hippies more than 25 years ago, Phangan was already inhabited already about two thousand years ago by sea gypsies driving with their boats from the Malayan Peninsula. The area was a few years later settled by chinese refugees many of them coming from Hainan . On Phangan there is large variety of bungalows, starting from bamboo made huts near the beachto expensive air-con and well equipped bungalowswith mini-bar, spacious balcony and dining lounge area. You can find a listing of all types of resortson Phangan on www.PhanganBungalows.com.
Recommended Hotels and Bungalow Resorts on Koh Phangan