There are quite a few unforgettable places worth visiting located near to the Salad Buri Resort and Spa and which will revela the beauty of the Island to you.
Koh Pha-ngan was first visited by backpacking hippies more than twentyfive years ago, the island was already inhabited already over two thousand years ago by sea pirates originating from the area today called malaysia. The island was a few years later targeted by Chinese migrants originating from the chinese province Hainan . Seeking chance to venture to the close by Ang Thong archipelago composed of more than 35 different sized islands endowed with clean beaches, natural caves and the quiet Tha Laem Nai a salt water blue lagune lake featured in the book The Beachby Alex Garland. It appears that whatsoever it is you are searching for, in that location is something on this island for everyone. Fullmoonstarted with a some foreigners enjoying a partyat the east side of Haad Rin in the late 80's. They danced in the shining moonlight and an increasing amount of foreigners turned up every party. Nowadays there are about 6000-14000 foreigners who are having a good time and dancing to jungle, trance, and other music tunes.Skillful DJ's playing the music from the bars at Haad Rin Nok and from the whole bay.
The most popular of the bays, Had Rinand Chaloklummost of the time are crowded with sun worshipers but there's also less visited, more hidden beachesand bays. Kohphangan's monthly Fullmoon Party is asia's best known beachparty, with international DJ's from across the globe lining up to get the honor of playing. No question, Ko Phangan has some of most beautiful beachesanywhere in Thailand. For some of you who find Koh Samui too costly or too busy with not much nature left, Phangan can be the ideal island to relax and chill in Thailand. Simmilar to it's neighbour island Koh Tao, Phangan was at the beginning visited by travelers seeking a sanctuary from the commercialised island of Koh Samuiand since a few years, Phangan has a large number of options for things to do, night life, bungalow resorts and alternative yogaresorts.