Haad Yuan Beach Koh Phangan
Haad Yuan Beach Koh Phangan is a special place in many ways. Known by locals and expats as “The Bay”. This beach has perfectly rounded boulders line the headland beautifully and the warm blue waters are crystal clear. The sand here is soft and white and very inviting for sunbathing fanatics. Haad Yuan Beach Koh Phangan is a true vision of paradise at its best. Giving you the opportunity to totally switch off and appreciate the naturally beautiful surroundings.
Popular with those travellers staying on the island long term, it has a real community feel and offers an escape to anyone wanting to get in touch with one’s self.
Swimming at Haad Yuan Beach Koh Phangan is excellent all year. It can get a little wavy in monsoon season (September to December). High tides are from September to March. There are no coral reefs here so not ideal for
. Kayaking is available here. snorkelling
Feel free to head off climbing over the rocks if you like, just be careful and remember to take a camera; there are ample opportunities to take that perfect beach landscape photo here. The sunrises here are just amazing, so get up early and see for yourself!
is well worth visiting if you like to party hard and it’s on most Saturday nights. Eden Garden Facilities
On Haad Yuan Beach there are just a couple of small restaurants, bars and a small shop. There are no ATM’s at this beach.
A few selective resorts look over the small bay and Haad Yuan Beach, leaving it particularly spacious for you to enjoy the peace and tranquility of this secret haven.
come highly recommended. Pariya Resort & Villas 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
Most people usually choose to access this beach by long tail boat, however it is possible to walk from
and also get a 4X4 taxi using the main dirt road from Haad Rin . During certain times of the year when the weather is poor, access by road is not always possible so make sure you check with locals beforehand. Attempting to drive your motorbike to Haad Yuan Beach is not advised! Baan Tai