Photo: Thong Nai Pan Noi.

Ko Pha Ngan is so big, we’ve split it up into areas, select one of the below for detailed accommodation and food listings in that area. Sights and general overviews for Ko Pha Ngan as a whole can be found via the icons above. Don’t know where to start? Read an overview of Ko Pha Ngan’s different areas.

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Thong Nai Pan Noi and Thong Nai Pan Yai
Getting to or from Thong Sala is best done by songtheaw taxi and typically costs 100-150B. The road is mostly paved the whole way, so it is a fairly easy trip in spite of the distance. Find a taxi full of people going here when the boat arrives or you risk paying significantly more. Longtail boats also run here from Chaloklum for around 150B -- it costs 100B to get to Chaloklum from Thong Sala. From Thong Nai Pan Noi, pre-scheduled taxis depart Baan Tapannoi at 10:00 daily and from Thong Tapan and Baan Panburi at 10:00, 14:00 and 16:00 for 100B/person. Star Hut offers taxis at the same time as well as some departing Thong Sala at 12:30 and 18:00 and a boat to Haad Rin departing at 09:00, returning at 12:50 for 150B/person each way. From Thong Nai Pan Yai pre-scheduled taxis for Thong Sala leave from Pingjun Bungalow at 10:00 and 15:00 and return at 12:30 and 18:00 for 100B/person each way.

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Ko Pha Ngan East Coast? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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