If jungle trekking, tasting local thai food is your sort of vacation activity, Phangan Yoga Classes,a Chinese Temple and Lessons for Thai-style Cooking.
On Kho Phangan you can find typical picture-postcard views of swaying palms , crystal clear lagoons and beautiful sunrises.
A huge variety of marinelife and some amazing coral reefs offering diversunrivalled adventures. Other activitiesnow include trekking, ATV Off Road and fishing tours.
The cheapest way from BKK to Phanganwould be to buy a joint ticket from Songserm Travel Center for boats and express boats, bus, train, airplanes to the island. Or you can fly an 1 hour flight operated by Bangkok Airways 6 times a day from Bangkok to Samuiand get the speed boat to Koh Phangan. Kho Phangan's weatheris during all seasons a perfect for a holiday. Clear days and a refreshing ocean breeze nearly everyday. For the purists, late December to late of March will be the perfect tropical island experience.
The south east part of Koh Panghan is the main party area including Had Rin and the fullmoon party beach. Nearly all of the area surrounding Haad Rin is mountainious making most of the beautiful white beachesunable to reach by road, the only way to get to them is by longtail boat from HadRin.
Ko Phangan is an island of natural beauty and charm, an island, where you can have a holiday away from stress, lazy and relaxed or active and fast paced.
In case you are looking for a good place to stay on Ko Phangan, I can suggest you the B52 Beach Resort Phangan, not distant to Thongsala, the main town of Koh Phangan. From here guests have an uncomplicated access to restaurants, ATM machines or Tesco Lotus.
If you like to eat then Koh Phanganhas to offer a variety of places to eat, bars and cafes offering Thai, International, Western, Mexican and Mediterranean dishes, that suit everyone. And of course a huge choice of fresh seafood that is locally caught.
Once the fullmoon party is over and the sun has set on Had Rin you will be astounded to see how many things more the island has to show to visitors.