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Good but expensive if you’re on a backpackers budget

It’s more or less a mini festival. Well organised to be fair but it’s pretty expensive if you’re a... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2019
padraigg1994
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Best party experience on Koh Phangan

By far the most professional festival I've been to in Thailand - with 3 stages, DJs and performers... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2019
levinott
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HALFMOON FESTIVAL: Music and Dance under the electric sky! Every 2 weeks thousands of peoples celebrate life, in a forest, on a tropical party island! The Festival has 3 dance-floors, amazing decorations, shows & entertainers, bars, food stands...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Ban Tai, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

We were expecting a huge party, we arrived around 2am...maximum 300 ppl, mostly really young ppl by the way. The music is just fine, local DJ’s for 1500 baths. Buckets are around 750 baths inside. The atmosphere sucks and there is nothing great about this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Maïlys P
Reviewed April 21, 2019

By far the most professional festival I've been to in Thailand - with 3 stages, DJs and performers from all around the world, fire shows and a massive lighting and sound system arrangement. You honestly can't find a party experience like this anywhere else.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

One of the most organized festivals we ever been in, the music is the best you can find, the atmosphere is amazing the people are incredible!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2019

one of the best experience i had in my life ! thank you halfmoon crew for this, will defiantly recommend <3

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

It’s more or less a mini festival. Well organised to be fair but it’s pretty expensive if you’re a backpacker on a budget and you consider the ticket cost (1500B) and cost of the taxi there and back again (100 each way) plus all of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

It’s 1,500 baht entry fee if you pay at the gate, but you can get a slight discount online at 1,350 baht. Still, the entry fee is an absolute rip-off considering the size of the venue, the music played and the price of drinks. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Here's the deal with the Half Moon Festival: This is an event put on by a company that specializes in festivals and because of this you have to buy a ticket to get in. The ticket is 1500 baht at the doors. You can buy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Canadianfemmetravel
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Dec 29th party. We were ready to go. We like Psy-Trance. But then we saw the 1500 baht price tag. That's $45 US per person, plus $30 US round trip for a taxi. $120 to go hear complete unknown DJ's while utterly sober (we don't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank AJontheroad
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Not what I came to Thailand for. Drinks are expensive & the atmosphere was flat. This experience didn’t feel unique. I had more fun on the moto taxi back to my hotel.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Edward S
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Avoid!! Essentiallt was a modern festival in the jungle! Was not authentically Thai at all! For the standard back packer I would recommend the actual full moon party! Here there were three stages or areas- one of them, the Cave was insanely packed, you could...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank 92alexden
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Response from dizzielizzielou | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure how far Phuket is from Koh Phangan but if you have the opportunity to go to the half moon go for it! I loved it!
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