The Full Moon Party held at Koh Samui is the most unforgettable highlight of the trip to Thailand. Ko Samui has many hotels that line the seashore. Some of them are lovely bungalows, with verdant green lawns and a lovely pool. They give a remarkable view of the surroundings and with the cool sea breeze wafting around; the party mood just swells up. This sets the tempo for the party.
It is in this situation, a the Full Moon Party is held. All the participants are completely excited. It is the most bizarre and talked about party on the island. It is held on the full moon night each month, on the curved beach of Hat Rin in Koh Phangan. There are over 8000 people who take part in the revelries each month. This makes it the largest party in Thailand. Due to its popularity, you need to make your reservations quite before time to prevent missing out on the fun.
You have to go there long before evening. The view of circular yellow moon, mounting gradually over the sea and the white sandy beach generates a feeling of awe. The atmosphere here is surreal and innumerable lamps are lit all over the beach.
As the evening goes by, the level of revelry reaches the higher level. Music, dancing, jugglers, fire-eaters and pyrotechnics display increase the mood of the party. All throughout the night, people dance, eat and are totally relaxed. It resembles a paradise and no participant ever wants it to end for ever. So if you ever happen to be in Samui during this time, do ensure not to give this party a miss.