The Full Moon Party is popular backpacker event in Thailand that happens once a month during full moon on Koh Phangan island. Once on Koh Phangan, which beach is the Full Moon Party on? Sunrise Beach located in the Haad Rin area. This is one of Thailand’s paradise-like islands and is popular amongst travelers visiting Koh Phangan around the year. However, during the Full Moon Party, Haad Rin and the area nearby gets crowded with others just like you looking to enjoy the event.
Which beach is the Full Moon Party on?
Sunrise Beach, where the Full Moon Party is located, can be found at the southern tip of Koh Phangan island. You can easily find the long beach as you’ll see the crowds of backpacker, travelers, and partiers all heading that way. The locals are always happy to help you with directions. However, the best way is to follow other travelers who seem to be headed towards the Full Moon Party.
Things to do in Haad Rin
Haad Rin is a beach full of things to do. During Full Moon Party you can visit several different venues, shops and restaurants full of special events and promotions. Or, if spending whole night roaming around the white sanded beach doesn’t sound like your thing, book a hotel room and take a nap when you’re not having fun with thousands of people spending their time on the beach.
Haad Rin entrance fee
Usually, visiting beaches is free but you should keep in mind that during Full Moon Party, you have to pay an entrance fee to visit Haad Rin. The only exception to this is for those who are staying in the accommodation next to the beach. However, this entrance fee is only 100 Thai baht and totally worth visiting the Full Moon Party and all its activities like fire shows and music. The conversion comes out to only a few dollars/euros/pounds, which is likely far less than a meal in your home country.
Plan your trip
If you’re reading this, then you’re already considering attending the Full Moon Party. Planning a trip to this event is easy, just: