Chaloklum Beach Koh Phangan
Chaloklum Beach Koh Phangan is ideal for spending a day or two topping up your tan. Or enjoying an ice cold beverage, while relaxing and taking in the stunning scenery. Located at one of the last villages on the island for tourist development, Chaloklum Beach Koh Phangan has an authentic and laid back atmosphere.
Beach stretches along the wide bay that runs parallel to the village. And is made up of the finest white sand. The scenery is simply stunning. Dozens of colourful fishing boats line the shore and the lush green jungle landscape is the perfect contrast with the turquoise blue waters and the rich clear blue sky.
Simply relax on Chaloklum Beach Koh Phangan or take a seat in the shade on one of the many stone walls that surround the bay. Or how about taking a short boat trip on a long tail and discovering what is beyond Chaloklum (prices start from as little as 150 THB per person).
Swimming at Chaloklum Beach is best suited to the northern end, away from all the boats. It can get a little wavy in monsoon season (September to December). High tides are from September to March. Calm, shallow waters gently meet the beach during low tides, so it’s safe for young children to paddle or just to float around on an inflatable. There are not really any reefs here so not ideal for snorkelling.
One of the best for
. Here you can kayak, wakeboard, water ski and kite surf. water sports
Just up the road, is the
– situated on a hillside with views over the bay. There are also a few good Chinese Temple nearby including Phaeng Waterfall, Wang Sai Waterfall and Paradise Waterfall. waterfalls Facilities
There are plenty of restaurants within walking distance of the beach – many serving freshly caught fish. Why not plan to visit this beach when you’re looking for a bite to eat over lunch or dinner. In the village, you’ll find a vast selection of clothes stores, 7-Eleven shop, restaurants, pharmacy, ATM’s, bars, motorbike rentals,
and much more. dive shops
With a very laid back feel to the beach and accommodations, Chaloklum Beach is the perfect location for couples or young families. There are plenty of beach side
to suit all budgets, making Chaloklum Beach a great choice for anyone. resorts Safety
On Koh Phangan there are no lifeguards or flag systems in use so you need to be extra careful when visiting any of the beaches or swimming in the ocean. It’s always a good idea to check the latest weather forecast before visiting the beach. For information about being safe at the beach, visit our
. Beach Safety Guide Getting Here
Chaloklum Beach is about a 40 minute drive away from
, on the far north west coast. You can access Chaloklum Beach from the corner of the small road within the village. Thongsala