Koh Phangan

Haad Yao Beach, Koh Phangan

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, 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…

The Kuan Yin Chinese Temple, Koh Phangan

The Kuan Yin Chinese Temple, Koh Phangan

Khuna Yin is a beautiful Chinese temple at the mountain viewpoint overlooking Chaloklum Bay, has ornate decorations and a statue of Kuan-Yin, the Goddess of Mercy is housed in the…

Wat Phu Khao Noi Temple, Koh Phangan

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…

The Biggest Yang Na Tree in Koh Phangan

The Biggest Yang Na Tree in Koh Phangan

History of Yang Na Yai trees The scientific name of Yang Na Yai trees is Diptcrocarpus alatus. The biggest circumference of Yang Na Yai tree in Thailand is 14.64 meters…

Phaeng Waterfall, Koh Phangan

Forest Plants in Khao Yai National Park

The Phaeng Waterfall is one of the largest waterfalls on Koh Phangan. It was declared part of the National Forest in 1977 and is located in the small village of…

Thong Lang View Point, Koh Phangan

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….

Haad Yao Beach, Koh Phangan

Haad Yao Beach, Koh Phangan

One of the most famous beaches in Koh Phangan with beautiful sunset views and beachfront hotels and resorts …

Haad Rin Beach, Koh Phangan

Haad Rin Beach, Koh Phangan

It is a peninsula beach area, located at the southeast part of the island, very famous for the Full Moon Parties …

Ao Hin Kong Bay, Koh Phangan

Ao Hin Kong Bay, Koh Phangan

There is a fantastic sunset view from this bay, the main road of the island pass in front of the long beach …  

Mae Haad Beach, Koh Phangan

Mae Haad Beach, Koh Pha Ngan (island)Mae Haad Beach, Koh Pha Ngan (island)

A long white sandy beach in the most northerly part of Koh Phangan, connecting the small island of Koh Ma …

Than Sadet Waterfall

Than Sadet Waterfall

Located in Than Sadet–Ko Pha-ngan National Park, Than Sadet waterfall is the biggest fall on the East coastal area of Koh Phangan. It is a breathtaking combination of mini waterfalls…