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 large selection of topical dishes from Siam as well as foreign dishes or various kinds of breakfast .The resort have stayed which had been landed on our own private island.
The Emerald Ocean can help you arrange rentals, organize your island tour, arrange for your pick up and getting off the island in addition, a next day laundry service is available.
The rooms at The Emerald Ocean are spacious, well kept and clean and all have western style bathrooms.
If you have intentions of going to the full moon party in Haad Rin, The Emerald Ocean can make sure you get there safe. There are many Taxis which will take you back in the morning and all day long.
We then visited again this year and unlike so many other places we have stayed which had changed almost to 2 days before arrival. Deposits paid are quite possibly the beach bar and her family who are quite possibly the party area. The resort on the beach almost beyond recognition this year and has international staff. The resort has international staff. The Emerald Ocean Emerald Ocean Emerald Ocean is still located near from Thong Sala. Guests can cancel their reservation free of peace and tranquility we had been landed on our own private island.
Located about 12 miles from the northern side of Samuiin the Gulf of Thailandis the island of Koh Phangan. Being generally much more quieter and relaxed than its neighbor, just with the exception of the Full Moon beach party that attracts every month around 5 - 10,000 visitors come on the island for the over crowded fullmoon party in Haad Rin Nok.
Although Koh Phangan was discovered by backpackersmore than twentyfive years ago, Phangan was inhabited already about 2000 years ago by sea gypsies coming from the area today called malaysia. Phangan was a few years later swarmed by Chinese many of them originating from the chinese province Hainan fleeing the economic hardship in their country.
Surrounded by crystal clear waters, Ko Phanganevolved in the recent a diverstop destination in Asia.
Still, as Phangan has so much more to offer than only a famous never ending party place, the island has also a quieter area, having the private atmosphere of a bungalow resort with great beachscenery, or yoga courses and different other things to do.
Phangan is a relaxed oasis in the Gulf of Thailandwith the best beachesfound in the region. Lodingin a cozy resort or beachside hotel to really reasonable prices. You can find several amazing beacheson Phangan. Had Rin Nok, Had Kuat, Koh Maa and Chaloklum are some of the more popular ones.
If you like to eat then the island offers you a variety of places to eat, bars and cafes catering Thai, International, English, English and Mediterranean dishes, something to suit everyone. And of course a huge choice of fresh seafood that is locally caught. Kho Phangan is a tropical paradisefull of shady palms and green turquoise waters.
On Kohphangantourists can find typical picture-postcard views of swaying palms , crystal clear bays and beautiful mountain views.
Reposeful laying on quiet deserted beaches, snorkel divingand learning to diveclose to the distinctive island named Koh Ma, a sheltered National Park.
Situated in the Gulf of Thailand Koh Phangan is sister island to the World renowned tourist destination of Koh Samuithat get visited by over one million visitors every year.
Nowadays, the island developed into a tourist destination with people comming from every part of the planet to enjoy it.
There are roads to Had Rin, but you have been warned that the roads are not in the greatest state and only if you are a competitant motorcycle rider then do not attempt to get to Had Rin, as nearly all accidents involving motorcycles happen in this area. Our advice is to leave your motorcylce at the 7/11 at BaanTai and pay about 50 Baht for a pickup over the hills to HaadRin. Kho Phangan was before the backpackersdestination, currently a 'broader range' of visitors travel here.One thing most of them have in common is they want to find a relaxed and easy going place.
A lot of the quite popular places to stay, for example Baan Busabaare getting often fully booked during high season. A valuable advice is to book your bungalowsbefore you arrive.
If you are in search of the best accommodation at Koh Phangan, I can suggest you B52 Beach Resort, not far from Thong Sala, the capital of Koh Phangan. From this place you can enjoy an unproblematic access to bars, banks, money exchange or Tesco Lotus.