Koh Phanganis about 2.5 hours away from Don Sak and about 45 minutes from Samuiby ferry. Kohphangan has many natural beachesand coves, a few of them only able to reach by a treck through jungle paths or hiring a boat. Situated in the southern siamese Gulf of Thailand Koh Pha-ngan is the next island to the world wide known tourist destination of Koh Samuithat get visited by over 1.5 million holiday seekers every year.
The first Full Moon begun with a handful backpackersenjoying a party at Haad Rin in the late 80's. They had a party in the brightly moonlight and an increasing amount of backpackersturned up every party. Currently there are a estimated number of 8000-16000 backpackers who are having a good time and dancing to disco, drum n' bass, and other dance music styles.international and local DJ's playing the music from the restaurantsat Haad Rin Nok and from the beach. The island of Kho Phangan is one of the country's interesting tropical gems. Blessed with postcard like beachesand secluded bays, people from many different countries come back evry year to soak up the unique feeling of the island. Kohpanganused to be the backpackers destination, today a 'wider range' of people arrives here.Everybody want to find a laid back and easy going place. A large range of fishes and amazing coral reefs offering diversall they need. Other activitiesnow include kayaking, Elephant Riding and Jungle Treks.
Also a reputable alternative for island of impressive beauty and charm, a place, where visitors can have a holiday away from stress, lazy and relaxed or active and fast paced. Koh Panghan is a beautiful tropical paradise, surrounded by gentle sloping coral reefs and green clad mountain range behind the beaches.
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