This wide sandy beach in the south of Koh Phangan is one of the most beautiful ones. Haad Rin is actually comprised of two popular beaches; Rin Nai beach on the west side of the peninsula and Rin Nok beach on the east side. From Rin Nai beach the picture of Koh Samui comes very clear to your eyes.
This is also a great point to catch the sunset. On this beach, a small pier is carrying a lot of passengers to/from Big Buddha pier, Koh Samui everyday. Rin Nok beach is well known among Thai and foreign tourists for its Full Moon Party.
This spot is ranked as the third most beautiful spot in the world to view the full moon. That is why a great number of tourists from all over the world flock here to take part in the famous celebration every full moon night.