Koh Phangan Map ('OK Bungalow' on a Satellite Map with information about the surrounding area)
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Motorbikes have become the main means of transportation on Koh Phangan, the rent is quite low and there are a wide selection of bikes available, ask at OK Bungalow for the best deals.The family like atmosphere is one of the west side of western and thai food.
Walking distance from OK Bungalow you will find great beaches, beach front restaurants, shops and many bars.
After a long day at the beach you can enjoy a nicely chilled glass of wine and chill out at the bar of the OK Bungalow.
The picture perfect nature around OK Bungalow is truly fascinating characterized by a great diversity of tropical flora and fauna, massive trees and lots of palm trees all around.
OK Bungalows is one of the west side of the reasons why many guests come to Full Moon Party
Phanganused to be a backpackersdestination, by now a much more mixed range of visitors arrives here. One tought many of guests have in common, they want to look out for a nice and interesting place. One exemption could be the Fullmoon party when Had Rin Nok transforms to a dancefloor.
Without question, Kohpanganhas some of most postcard like beachesanywhere in the country.
Koh Phanganis a palm fringed tropical paradise, surrounded by gentle sloping coral reefs and green clad mountain range behind the beaches.
Phanganhas a selection of upper class resortsto choose from, to name just a few as example Garden Lodge or Sunset Cove. Both of them have a superb service and can be recommended to everyone able to afford them.
The southeast part of Koh Panghan is the main party area including Had Rin and the full moon party beach. Nearly all of the area surrounding Had Rin is mountainious making most of the excellent white beachesunaccessable by road, the only way to get to them is by longtail boat from HaadRin.
The weathercondition in the Kingdom of Thailandcan be highly equatorial, warm and damp. Most of the time weatherseason are designed by monsoons which make three distinct seasons in northern regions of Siam and two contrastive seasons in Southern Siam. In the south monsoon around May to Oct is rainy and many clouds, but the northeast monsoon around Nov to March is rainless and comparatively low temperature.
Many more known accommodations, like for example Sandy Bay often running out of available rooms in week of the Full Moon Party. Perhaps a valuable advice is to book your place in a resort before you arrive.
Although Koh Phangan was discovered by backpacking hippies more than 25 years ago, the island was before inhabited already about 2000 years ago by sea pirates traveling by boat from Malaysia. The island was later settled by Chinese people most of them from the chinese province Hainan .
Kohpanganis one of the country's interesting tropical gems. Blessed with postcard like beaches and secluded bays, people from many different countries come again evry year to experience the unforgettable feeling of the island.
The Island offers a lot of popular activitiesone being snorkeling at many of the island beaches, one beachin particular is in the northeast side near Ko Maa.
The island is a very relaxed oasis in the Gulf of Thailandwith the most incredible beaches found in South Thailand. Lodingin a nice resort or beachside hotel to very reasonable prices. You will see many amazing beaches on Koh Phangan. Had Rin Nok, Had Kuat, Thansadetand Thong Nai Pan are some of the most interesting ones.
If enjoing tropical nature, scuba divingis your type of vacation activity, Phangan Koh Phangan is the perfect location. If you are into meeting friends from every part of the globe and having a really good time, this island is the place to be, as well.
Fullmoon begun with a handful foreigners enjoying a party on the east side of Haad Rin in the late 80's. They had a beach party in the shining moonlight and more backpackersturned up every full moon. Nowadays there are about 8000-16000 people who are having a good time and enjoying a party to jungle, jungle, and many different other sound styles.Skilled Disc Jockeys playing the music from the restaurantsat Haad Rin East Side and from the whole bay.
A place to stay will be not hard to find at most places on Koh Phangan in family like resortsand beach side hotels to quite reasonable room offers if you not bookingfor high season. Kho Phangan's climateis the whole year beautiful. Nice weather days and a refreshing sea breeze nearly everyday. For the purists, end of December to late of March is the best holiday island weather.