Thailand full moon party takes place every month of
the year, on the Koh Pha Ngan island, situated in
the Thailand’s Bay, at 9 degrees Northern latitude
and 100 degrees Eastern longitude.
offers the best combination of activities, comfort
and good prices as well as safety.
origins of the party are still uncertain but it
seems that Koh Pha Ngan won its international
notoriety after a thing that happened in 1985 or
full moon night, some friends gathered on the beach
of Haad Rin to organize a good bye party for some
They took a
guitar and sang all night long. The party was so perfect and
the people had so much fun that they decided to come back at
the next full moon and start it all over again, bringing
more friends with them.
And, like this,
step by step, the Thailand full moon party gained
weight. Today, after 23 years after
that happening, each month starts 8 simultaneous
parties on the beach, each of them offering another
style of music.
Each full moon of the year attracts
around 8000 people in the bad months and about 30000
in the good months, all wishful, to the Haad Rin Bay
for an unforgettable night. This is one of the
biggest parties in the world, and if not the
biggest, then definitely one of the most beautiful.
The party lasting all night long is more and more
popular on this paradisiacal Thai island.
Although even if
the most stupidest party games seem funny, like skipping
over a rope in fire, you should be careful, reserved, and if
you are not an adventurous person by profession, stay aside
and take photos, to not win a free ticket with the ‘hospital
destination’. Of course, the
locals, thought to take advantage of this unexpected luck
that stroke their forgotten by the world community and
developed the concept, so that there are parties almost all
the time on the island now.
the business as constant as possible, the full moon
party made some babies: there are two half moon
parties (at the first and the last quarter) and one
black moon party (in the 9 th month).
you choose to go on the Koh Phangan Island you can
catch a party, like the above ones mentioned and
party at the Coral Bungalows, the Shiva moon party
and the list may continue, giving you the impression
that this island never sleeps.
the full moon party, the participants go on with
their visit to Phuket, Laos, Samui, Kuala Lumpur or
Cambodia and the island finally rests.
For this year’s
months the full moon parties are scheduled on: September 23,
October 23, November 21, December 21 and 25 and December 31.
Fro 2011 the party’s dates are: January 19, February 19,
March 19, April 18, May 18, June 16, July 17, August 14,
September 12, October 12, November 10, December 10, December
25 and 31.