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Koh Phangan Travel Guide

Koh Phangan is a stunning paradise island that is loved by all backpackers and travellers. The island has great diving and snorkeling, a pleasant laid-back atmosphere and of course the monthly hedonistic full moon party.


Koh Phangan is by far the best island located in the Gulf of Thailand and is easily accessible from the mainland or Koh Samui airport. Though Koh Phangan is only a relatively small island there are many distinct areas each suitable for different styles of tourists with a range of accommodation to cater for all budget.


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Koh Phangan Travel Guide Sights

Why Visit?

Why visit
Koh Phangan?

Bottle Beach
Koh Phangan Travel Guide

Beautiful beach to the
north of the island

Full Moon
Koh Phangan Travel Guide

Koh Phangan travel guide to the full moon party

Where to Stay?

Where to stay on Ko Pha Ngan and best beach

Food Market
Koh Phangan Travel Guide

The only place to eat while staying on Koh Phangan

Sail Rock

The best diving location
in the Gulf of Thailand

When to Go?

Koh Phangan Travel Guide to when to go

Haad Salad

Paradise beach which is readily accessible

Bike Scooter
Koh Phangan Travel Guide

Guide to hiring scooters or bikes on the island


History meets adventures
in the western Thai city

Koh Tao Tour

Koh Phangan Travel
Guide day trip

Haad Yao
Koh Phangan Travel Guide

Good beach most suited
for families