watersports

Kitesurfing, Kiteboarding at Malibu Beach

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When the monsoon comes to Koh Phangan, wake boarding season goes into temporary hiatus in Chaloklum due to winds and rough water and the adrenaline junkies appear at Malibu beach for a new fix — Kiteboarding. Kiteboarding, or kitesurfing  is the ultimate monsoon sport, taking advantage of the wind and the rains that would otherwise grind village life to […]

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Mae Haad

Mae Haad Koh Phangan Sunset

Mae Haad is quite possibly one of the most beautiful beaches on Koh Phangan. It is also a beach that can offer something for everyone. Located about a 5 minute drive from Chaloklum Village, Mae Haad is the ideal place to spend the day, with a number of bungalow operations and their restaurants, beach-front dive shops, massage stands, […]

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Chaloklum: How the Other Side Lives

Rainbow over Chaloklum Bay Koh Phangan Thailand

Photo by J Scott Edwards Perhaps to its detriment, the island of Koh Phangan in the Gulf of Thailand has become infamous for the Full Moon parties that rage monthly through the town of Haadrin. International media coverage and even local perception in neighboring provinces is often unfavorable. I often find, that, when Koh Phangan […]

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Sail Rock Divers Resort

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Sail Rock Divers Resort is  the third of the main dive centers  in Chaloklum on Koh Phangan and are located just outside the main junction beside the pharmacy on the Thongsala road. From the pharmacy, it is just a short trip 100m trip into the “jungle” behind Chaloklum Village. Though they are not on the Chaloklum village […]

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Chaloklum Diving

The Chaloklum Diving Boat on Koh Phangan Dive boat heading out to sea.

Chaloklum Diving has recently moved into a brand new beach front dive shop on the Chaloklum Village road. The new dive shop, between Two Brothers restaurant and the Lost Dog Cafe has been recently completed and the guys at Chaloklum diving have been working hard to move from their old premises across the road to […]

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Dive Inn

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Located across from the main Chaloklum Pier beside the World’s End Cafe the Dive Inn has been a fixture in Chaloklum for a number of years an offers dives off a fast catamaran to Sail rock, Angthong Marine Park and the Chumporn Pinnacle. In addition to their Chaloklum headquarters The Dive Inn operate a small […]

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Daytime Activities

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Chaloklam’s sheltered bay makes it an ideal place on Koh Phangan for water sports, with snorkeling, kite surfing, wakeboarding, waterskiing, jet skiing and many other activities all available on a seasonal basis. Boats can be easily rented for day trips, and long tail taxi boats ply the Koh Phangan North Coast for Bottle Beach and […]

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Chaloklum Fishing Village

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Because of its easy access to Thongsala, Koh Phangan’s main town, and its great services, Chaloklum is popular with long-stay travelers and international residents and business owners as well as holiday travellers.

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Malibu Beach, Chaloklum

Malibu Beach Ckaloklum Bay Koh Phangan Thailand

With its soft white sand and shallow waters Malibu Beach is an ideal beach in Chaloklum, Koh Phangan, Thailand for families and adult travelers alike.

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Wakeup! Wakeboarding

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Located just outside the main Chaloklum Village high street, Wakeup Wake Boarding is the the only genuine wake boarding outfit in the South of Thailand. As the first wake boarding outfit on Koh Phangan or any of the local islands to offer a boat with a tower, a quality wake and quality equipment, Wakeup definitely […]

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