Koh Phangan Map ('The Emerald Ocean' on a Satellite Map with information about the surrounding area)
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In the restaurant that belongs to The Emerald Ocean you can select from a range of local cuisine from the south of Thailand as well as foreign meals and diverse breakfast menus.We then visited again this year and tranquility we felt like we had been landed on our own private island.
Several beautiful sand beaches and beautiful tropical gardens can be found only walking distance from The Emerald Ocean.
The Emerald Ocean has clean and well maintained bungalows with European style bathroom, the rooms are comfortable and offer some space to relax, there are bungalows available with private balconies, and have a great view of the sea.
Walking distance from The Emerald Ocean you will find super beaches, beach restaurants, shopping facilities and a selection of bars.
We then visited again this year and tranquility we felt like we had been landed on our own private island.
For yoga minded tourists Koh Phangan has now Bungalowplaces like the Sanctuary and Ananda, yoga courses and A lot of people have in mind that the island is only a heaven for budget traveler or young people enjoying the FullMoon Party on Had Rin beach. But this is not so small and Fullmoon is only a tiny and isolated part of Phangan.
No question, Kohphanganhas some of the best beachesanywhere in Thailand.
If jungle trekking, tasting local thai food is your sort of vacation activity, Phangan Koh Phangan is the perfect location. If you like to meeting people from the whole world and having a really good time, this island is just perfect, as well.
There are many ways to see the island, you can take a local taxi cab for a little amount of money,or you are experienced enough you can rent a motor bike or motor bike and do it in your own time.
As a tropical paradise island in the southern gulf of siam, Ko Pha Ngan serves as perfect getaway from all the stress at home, here most may enjoy relaxing on quiet deserted beachesand try to snorkel and go for a diveat the distinctive island of Ko Ma.
Whatever it could be that you are searching for, on Phangan is something for everyone. Koh Phangan has now more than 300 bungalow resortsto choose from, ranging from the cheap 80 Thai Baht per night beachhut with no toilet to first class aircon palace with private swimming pool.
The easiest type of transportation from BKK to Phangan is to get yourself tickets from Songserm Travel Center for ferry and speed boats, bus, trains, planes to the island. Another option is to get an 60 minute flight operated by Bangkok Airways every few hours from Bangkok to Samuiand take the catamaran boat to Koh Phangan.
If you like to eat then Koh Phangan has to offer a variety of places to eat, bars and cafes offering Thai, International, Danish, Western and Mediterranean dishes, that suit everyone. And of course a large choice of fresh seafood that is locally caught. Ko Phanganis a place of exotic beauty and charm, a place, where visitors can have a holiday far anyway, kicked back and on the beachor active and fast paced.
If you want a very modern styled resort for your holdiay on the island, we would advise you to check out See ThroughBoutique Resort . Kohphangan has many undeveloped beaches and waterfalls, a few of them only able to reach by a treck over jungle paths or using a taxi boat.
Surrounded by pure clear waters, Kohphangan evolved in the last years to a scuba diversfavorite destination in South Thailand.
Koh Phangan is fullwith golden secluded bays and hard to find natural beauty, the island attracts visitors from all countries.
If you get bored with hanging around on one of the beaches try out something new. Phangan has many attractions like wake boarding, Dirt-bike Rentals, Elephant Safaris, Mountain Treking, Diving, Thai box Fights, Yoga Classes,a Chinese Temple and Thai Cooking Lessons.
Most people prefer to search the Net in order to get information about Phangan and recommended place to stay. A interesting place to book accommodation on the island, is PhanganIsland.com