Pattaya has so many attractions that one would need at least few weeks if not few months for enjoying all of them. Wonderful thing about these is that they are varied and in plenty.
Pattaya boasts the best golf courses in Thailand. Some golf courses in
Pattaya have hosted golf tournaments of international standard. Located
on picturesque landscapes, these golf courses are fantastic places to
enjoy some games of golf.
Bottle Art Museum
Bottle Art Museum, a popular tourist attraction in Pattaya, is a unique
museum in the entire world. It is the only museum which displays art in
bottle. The concept of bottling the art objects has always found favour
with the visitors.
Pattaya caters to the taste of every visitor. Apart from the
destinations which have won fame all across the globe, there are several
others which are always ready to serve you. Visit these places and you
will have gala time there.
Pattaya Elephant Village takes pride in entertaining the tourists.
Thronged by great number of tourists everyday, Elephant Village offers
shows which hugely entertain the visitors. The elephant village is a
favorite tourist spot for Thai and foreign guests alike. Elephant jungle
rides are also available in the village.
Jomtein Beach, favorite among the lovers of watersports, is located 2km
off South Pattaya. Straight coastline and less boat traffic mean it is
good for water sports, particularly swimming. The beach is quite long
and at some places wide. One can rent a chair and can spend a quite
relaxing time there.
Ko Lan, only tourism worthy island near Pattaya, is the largest of a
group of three islands, the other two being Ko Sak and Ko Khrok. Having
some nice beaches and solicitude, Ko Lan is the favorite of the tourists
who favour a peaceful vacation, miles away from the hustle and bustle.
Million Years Park &
A popular attraction with international as well as local tourists,
Million Years Stone Park & Pattaya Crocodile Farm is a huge arena
comprising rock gardens and landscaped grounds having rare plants. It is
a living museum of strange and beautiful things.
Mini Siam, the miniature town, hosts facsimiles of several sacred
places and important historical sites around Thailand. These miniatures
are at the scale of 1 to 25. Located on the main highway of Pattaya,
Mini Siam daily attracts busloads of tourists.
Muay Thai, a kind of martial art, evolved in Thailand more than 2000
years ago. People of Thailand and of course Pattaya are very fond of
Muay Thai. Whenever a bout is held, thousands of people congregate to
enjoy it. Muay Thai is known for several traditions. When the fighters
hit each other or artfully feign, the onlookers shout with enthusiasm.
Pattaya Beach, among the most popular tourist destinations in Thailand,
is a fascinating 3-kilometer curved beach famous for sun and sand.
Bordered by a road shaded with refreshing tropical greenery, it is
ever-ready to serve the tourists who come there for adventure and
& Neighbouring Islands
Two top beaches are Pattaya Beach and Jomtein Beach. Pattaya Beach is a
long curved beach known for sun and sand. Apart from beach beauty, it is
famous for many other things. Jomtein Beach is loved for the
watersports. The beach is also good for relaxation. Koh Lan Island is
praised for nice beaches and solicitude. One can also enjoy sports like
parasailing, snorkeling, jetskiing and waterskiing here.
Million Years Stone Park comprises rock gardens and landscaped grounds
having rare plants. A living museum of strange and beautiful things, it
is very popular among the tourists. Mini Siam, the miniature town, hosts
facsimiles of several sacred places and important historical sites
around Thailand. Ripley Museum is the display of Mr. Ripley's collection
of curious objects which have been picked up from every nook and corner
of the world.
Flora & Fauna
Crocodile Farm would entertain anyone who is even remotely interested
in animals. Another popular place among animal lovers is the Elephant
Village. Siriporn Orchid Farm offers a wide array of orchids such as
catteleyas, vandas, daedrovium, escosanda and pompadours. Phanaraks Park
has maintained a natural atmosphere with fish ponds.
Muay Thai is a martial art, which is highly enjoyed the people of
Thailand till date. Muay Thai bouts attract crowds who cheer up the
fighters. Boottle Art Museum is a unique museum, displaying art in
bottle. These glass bottles contain a huge collection of more than 300
pieces of artwork.