"Dont skip Phangan!" Top 5 Page for this destination Ko Phangan by kimmo_v

Ko Phangan Travel Guide: 395 reviews and 822 photos

If you are heading to southern Thailand, you have to go to Koh Phangan!!
The island is still kinda non-touristic and there are some pretty nice beaches too.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Less touristic than Samui
  • Cons:?
  • In a nutshell:Excellent place for chiiling out.
  • Last visit to Ko Phangan: Jul 2003
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • Jun 1, 2007 at 9:52 PM

    the road has gotten a bit better (some of it paved) since your tip

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    Jul 21, 2006 at 8:51 PM

    very good tips u have... i am looking forwards t ogo there by this august..on 12th, do u think there will be a full moon party on this date ??

  • canadiantravelgirl's Profile Photo
    Jun 7, 2004 at 5:53 AM

    The sunset pics are breath-taking!!! Thanks for the accommodation recommendations!!!

  • May 25, 2004 at 8:33 AM

    Excellent reviews of different types of accommodations for Ko Phangan, you have encouraged me to search out the Bann Panburi website and I am now checking on rates. Thanks mate. Bob

  • jenniferchin's Profile Photo
    Feb 23, 2004 at 12:14 AM

    hmmm ... I keep coming back here again and again .. think its a sign that I have to go to Phangan soon .. :-p

  • Antonio25's Profile Photo
    Jan 18, 2004 at 4:04 PM

    exellent man...good work great page. im going to Koh Phangan in Octuber 04.so i fond your K.Ph page very helpfull. i hope you continue the good work. my parents are from S.Tome e Principe ive been there a cople times.so another great informative page too.

  • sim1's Profile Photo
    Sep 16, 2003 at 7:44 AM

    Great page Kimmo!! Wow, I love those sunset photos, so beautiful!!

  • gunnor's Profile Photo
    Sep 2, 2003 at 7:26 AM

    I agree, Ko Phangan is very beautiful. But I don't find the island expensive, except the days around full moon party. Take a ride cross the island on a motorbike! Exciting but dangerous if you drive too fast!

  • AndreSTGT's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2003 at 1:20 PM

    Some great tips here!!!

  • Nina-Maarit's Profile Photo
    Aug 25, 2003 at 11:30 PM

    Excellent page, Kimmo!! Looking forward to the opening of a new Thai restaurant in Helsinki...!! ;-)


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