Near to Haad Yao Villa you will find private beaches, beach restaurants, some stores and a few bars.
Koh Panghan are many untouched bays, that are easy to reach like fishing spots, National Parks and waterfalls.
The first Koh Phangan was considered a backpackers destination, Nowadays a much more mixed range of tourists visits the island. One tought many of them have in common, want to find a relaxed and interesting place. One exemption might be the Fullmoon party when the place changes into a dancefloor.
Some people have in mind that the island is only a heaven for backpackers or young people mainly visiting the island because of the Fullmoon Party at Had Rinbeach. But Phanganis a large island and Had Rinis only a tiny and isolated part of it. Mai Pen Rai is'nt just a phrase commonly heard in Thailand, Maipenrai is also the name of a very nice place in Thansadet.