Everybody arrives with a ferry either from Surat Thani, on the mainland, or from Koh Samui, the neighboring island. It was featured in episode four of 's series. I was ther in Feb-Mar with my husband and we are going back again in feb 2018. Dieser Artikel ist auch verfügbar auf: The Full Moon Party is an event that almost every Southeast Asian traveler has heard of. We only enjoy peace and quiet and this Moon party is worring me slightly and worried it may be a busy resort.
Every Sunday before the Full Moon Party you can dance to good house music at Loi Lay in Ban Tai. Try to bar hop as much as possible to experience different genres before settling down to your favorite one. Madeline Grimes, a world traveler, has been to four Full Moon parties when she was between the ages of 25 and 26. The way to the village Haad Rin, the place where the Full Moon Party takes place, was still unpaved at that time and far from being as accessible as it is today. Would you like to know more about it? Neighboring is another good alternative for getting away from Haad Rin for a few days. But not everyone enjoys the hedonism and debauchery. Tip: you can also conveniently book the transport to the Full Moon Party in advance.
Tickets for this journey start at 1400 Baht and include the overnight train in a 2 nd class sleeping wagon with air-conditioning, the bus transfer to the peer and the ferry to the island. Drifter Planet is a proud member of Mediavine Publisher Network. Leave your key at the reception and enjoy the night. Honestly, there are some better parties that happen on this island apart from full moon. I ended up meeting new people, and eventually found my friends again. We ended up meeting some awesome Italian guys on the ferry and made plans to meet up for the party that evening.
The ban was ordered by Pha Ngan district chief officer, Mr Krirkkrai Songthani, after a meeting with local leaders on 3 April to discuss complaints from many residents about the various parties which are held up to 25 times a month at one coconut plantation or another on the island. But even if I have way more experience by now, I am still super careful, I dont go too fast if it s not needed etc. Everyone was insanely drunk in the sort of way that made walking on the beach after a certain hour treacherous -- if not for the broken glass bottles, then for the vomit. They cost about 200-300 baht each and are available almost everywhere. We only recommend products we love. A beautiful pool, nice beach bar and great staff who will try to make your hangover day as smooth as possible.
Drugs are illegal in Thailand and please save yourself some trouble — do not buy drugs at the party. Unsurprisingly, accommodation prices triple in time for the Full Moon Party. The very first Full Moon Party we experienced on our first long journey through Asia in 2013. Writing about beach hopping, cooking classes and the boat trip made me want to go back to Koh Phangan so much! After a couple of failed attempts he was finally able to keep the candles burning and waded out into knee deep water to push his offering out on the calm surface. The run from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan takes roughly an hour on a ferry. Some travelers call the Full Moon Party scene a done deal, claiming that the party has turned too commercialized since its meager origins in 1985. The garbage thing is not quite right.
However, other lunar parties are organized on Koh Samui, such as the Half Moon Party at Cha Cha Moon Beach Club or the Black Moon Party at Chaweng Lake. When I got of the time to leave from work will experience it for sure. Haad Rin Beach is approximately 700 meters in length and we arrived there to find it almost entirely packed with party goers and the support systems to keep them entertained: bars, music stations, dance platforms and flaming signs. It is locatedÂ , right near the biggest tree of the island. It is true that the beach is littered after the party.
If, like us, you are not particularly into the electronic music genre, you can still celebrate well. Join my journey for all my tips and honest opinions of my adventures. Koh Phangan Full Moon Party has become a world-famous institution, but its ancestral home remains the crescent cove of Haad Rin Beach on the southernmost tip of Phangan Island in Thailand. Buy your booze before hand. However, if you try, you can walk around in Haad Rin and hunt for a path from between the bars to the beach to avoid paying 100 Bhats. Mae Haat is located on the of the island,Â and I think you will love it as much as I did! I have stayed enoughÂ days to make a compilation of the best things to do in Koh Phangan.
Some travelers want the bracelet to wear as a keepsake for months afterward. The most famous full moon party happens on a very large scale on Haad Rin or Haat Rin beach of Koh Phangan in Thailand. As the sun sank into the western horizon we considered our plan for the coming evening. This post is about the most famous party of Asia and maybe the world — the Full Moon Party of Koh Phangan! I also heard of friends who attended the half moon party and through research I saw that they nearly celebrate every single moon phase. Torsten and I had planned a fairly big day and we wanted to get an early start. Organized crime also arrived at this popular party. Always good to meet a local on your travels.
It also happens to be the location of the full moon party and, as such, is the most crowded, noisy and congested spot on the island. Join our buddies from TruTravels on this 10 day Koh Phangan Full Moon Party tour which takes in Bangkok, Khao Sok National Park and of course Koh Phangan itself for heaps of adventure, full and Full Moon chaos! In addition to all the festivities, there were giant jump ropes lit on fire that five people could jump over at the same time, twirling fireballs on ropes, and people spinning fire poles. Get ready for an epic day party! Actually there is more to this island than just the wild parties as guests can make the most out of their holiday with many water activities and by exploring around the almost unspoiled island. How to get to Koh Phangan? The event starts at 7 A. In 2011, the island's parties featured on , a documentary investigating the negative impacts of tourism on local people and the economy. You are in the right place! Save yourself a visit to the hospital. In the laneway, directly across the road, dozens of flouro painted revellers were pouring down to the beach.
I will travel to Koh Phangan in September all by myself and I am a bit worried about my safety as a solo female traveler. I really like your article! I encountered people smoking spliffs and vendors were outwardly selling laughing gas balloons. As much as it is generalized that the crowd is mostly made up of young backpackers, I met people of all ages and from every background. The parties gained fame through word of mouth, and the event now draws a crowd of about 5,000—30,000 every full moon evening. How to get to the Full Moon Party from Bangkok There are many different ways to get from Bangkok to Koh Phangan: by train, bus, flight.