To North East
Beach (Haad Khuat)
Haad Khuat or Bottle Beach is one of the island's most
well-known beaches and is a Mecca for long-termers and old
skool PhaNgan aficionados. It is considered one of the most
beautiful beaches on the island due to its wide golden shoreline,
the lush mountainous cove surrounding it. Its inaccessibility
has meant vistors tend to stay longer than a week and it
is ussually reached by boat taxi from Chaloklum.
Nai Pan Noi
Immensely beautiful and with great swimming, the busier
of the Thong Nai Pan beaches has a somewhat legendary status
amongst travellers. There's a small village with a few cool
bars, weekly parties, tattooists, and an old skool PhaNgan
Nai Pan Yai
quietest of the pair and is slightly longer with more space
between rooms; equally as beautiful and also is home to
the main village of the region.
beach at the estuary of Koh PhaNgan's greatest waterfall
and neighbouring the island's only National Park; a tropical
wonderland of bohemian bungalows and chilled island vibes.
few minutes walk from Haad Sadet, Thong Reng is the quieter
of the two beaches and is a secluded sandy get away.
Nam Tok or Waterfall beach is accessible via a small track
and is bordered by Thaan Prawet Waterfall; it has a few
good value resorts and an isolated old skool feel.