This popular 191-square-kilometer island is situated 20 kilometers north of Koh Samui or 100 kilometers from Suarat Thani.
The island, part of the Khao Luang range which raises above sea level has fertile forest, many waterfalls, powdery beaches and a peaceful atmosphere. The surrounding sea shelters many aquatic animals and coral reefs. Local communities still make their living on fishing and coconut farming.
Attractions on the island include: Ban Chalok Lam, Ao Si Thanu, Hat Rin, Thong Sala, Hat Thong Nai Pan, Wat Khao Noi, Namtok Than Prawet, Namtok Phaeng.
Things to do in Koh Phangan
Chedi Wat Nai is a beautiful small Pagoda located in the middle of a coconut plantation on the side of a small paved road, just off the main road leading…
Wat Phu Kao Noi, meaning temple of the small mountain, is the oldest temple and the most tranquil location on Koh Phangan. The temple with its long history of interesting…
Situated on top of the hill at Haad Thong Lang Bay, Thong Lang View Point lies in the north of Koh Phangan Island between Chaloklum Bay and Mae Haad Beach….