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Thongsala - Koh Phangan - Thailand

Thongsala - Koh Phangan - Thailand

Thong Sala is the main port and gateway to the island and is fairly well serviced with a vast array of amenities in the town such as the Police Station, international hospital, motorbike rental, many laundry services, pharmacies, post office, several ATMs, money exchange and a Tesco Lotus. Thong Sala villas will provide you with a convenient place to stay whilst you explore the beauty of Koh Phangan

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General Information

Thongsala Highlights

Thong Sala is the main port and gateway to the island and is fairly well serviced with a vast array of amenities in the town such as the Police Station, international hospital, motorbike rental, many laundry services, pharmacies, post office, several ATMs, money exchange and a Tesco Lotus.

Daily boats and ferries arrive at Thong Sala from Surat Thani, Koh Tao, Koh Samui and Donsak.

OUR VILLAS IN THONGSALA

Check out our breathtaking villa in Thongsala. Our traditional Thai villa is nestled in the hillside with lovely views and within 2km of beaches within the area.

Watersports and Sea Tours

Sight Seeing Boat Trips

The stunning 42 islands of the Angthong Marine Park and the surrounding seas are home to an abundance of tropical marine life and not to be missed. A must visit is a trip to Khao Tao famous for it’s crystal clear waters full of colourful tropical fish and a divers paradise.

Kayaking

Most beaches on Koh Phangan have kayaks to rent by the hour and are great for exploring the coastline.

Diving and Snorkeling Trips

Snorkelling is possible almost anywhere on Koh Phangan. The reefs from Chaloklum Bay on the north west coast are in great condition, it’s even possible to dive directly from the beach.

Deep Sea Fishing Trips

Fishing trips can usually be organised with many of the island’s resorts or tour companies and often are brief long tail boat trips out to a few local spots with a hand line. There are also plenty of operations with quality rods and equipment.

Kiteboarding

The KBA centre on Koh Phangnan is located at Baan Tai and teach at the most suitable beaches throughout the year to be in the best area for wind conditions. During low tides, KBA can provide land boarding by kite such as kite skating and buggy courses.

Sailing Charters

Koh Phangan's waters are ideal for learning or an exhilarating ride for the experienced sailor. There are many international standard companies offering sailing trips and tuition.

Wakeboarding

A well established wakeboarding company provides wakeboarding lessons or board rentals on the north coast of Koh Phangan in the fishing village of Chaloklum an has receved great reviews.

Other Activities

Mountain Biking

Bicycles can be hired throughout Koh Phangan, the quality of such bikes does vary but there are many in very reasonable condition. The best areas to leisurely cycle are in the south and west coast with sights to see such as the Phaeng Waterfall, the Jade Buddha and Laem Son Lake.

Trekking

Perfect for trekking and camping, many parts of Koh Phangan remain untouched. There some fun treks along the coastline linking up peaceful coves and beaches, or in the jungle interior and Phaeng Waterfall National Park.

Muay Thai Boxing

There are three small stadiums in Thongsala - you’ll easily be able to watch this popular sport during your stay.

Canopy Adventure

Zip through the trees gliding along ziplines and at walk on sky bridges 22m up in the trees.

Temple Visits

Koh Phangan has a long heritage as a visiting place for Thai royalty. There are many beautiful temples to discover and numerous spots of simply outstanding natural beauty.

Thai Cookery School

A cookery school overlooking Haad Salad has 1/2 day cooking classes which involves shopping in the local market for the ingredients, providing an insight into the ingredients used and the actual cooking with your own wok and work station.

Restaurants

Eating out in Thongsala

There is a fine selection of Thai and international restaurants to choose from and a weekly night market offering local fayre and souvenirs.  

Nightlife

Thongsala Nightlife

The nightlife here is limited compared to Haad Rin. However, there are a few friendly traditional ‘western’ style pubs in the centre of town and several late night drinking bars along the road from Thong Sala to Ban Tai.

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