Guide to Pattaya, Chonburi
Pattaya is located just 147 km southeast of Bangkok and it is one of the most well-known
beaches town in Chonburi province located on the eastern coast of the Gulf of Thailand,
only 80 kilometers from Bangkok. Both Pattaya and Chonburi’s other coastal towns feature
a variety of accommodation ranging from luxurious beachside resorts to simple guesthouses,
couple and single visitors to enjoy all kinds of sea activities, exciting nightlife and
wonderful sightseeing such as museum, theatre, gardens, zoos, etc.
Pattaya divided into 3 parts, North Pattaya or Pattaya Neu adjacent to Wong Ammat beach.
It is the most quiet beach of all the three beaches of Pattaya.
Middle Pattaya or Pattaya Klang is very popular beach for tourist which offer a lot of accommodation
and many kind of activities such as jet-ski, banana boat, and paragliding.
From Pattaya Klang you will meet with lot of stores, grand hotels, fast-food restaurants,
coffee shops, cafes, beer bars and tour agencies, etc.
South Pattaya or Pattaya Tai is well-known as Pattaya walking street which
it is highlight of Pattaya. At walking street offer various colorful shops and stores,
restaurants, bars, discotheques, nightclubs, and show theatres. This street never get dark
because almost shops will open until very late at night.
Top things to do in Pattaya, Chonburi
Pattaya Beach is situated along the central city in close proximity to shopping, hotels and bars.
The beaches are popular and busy places. For the thrill-seekers, activities include banana-boat ...
Jomtien Beach Rd.
Jomtien Beach is about 6 kilometers long with clean and quite beach. The Beach is fringed
with pine trees, quite narrow and has a small slope into the sea. Most of tourists both Thai
and foreigner like to do many ...
Nong Nooch Tropical Garden has area 1,500-rai and it is world renowned for impressive Elephant and
Thai Cultural Shows, along with what is largely considered the biggest and most beautiful ...
South of Pattaya
Koh Larn (Larn Island) is a wonderful little island in the Gulf of Thailand, tourist can enjoy with
many activities such as para sailing, snorkeling, jet ski, banana boat, swimming in
tropical waters, and there is even ...
Walking Street near Pattaya beach is one of the most famous street in Thailand if you are
looking for fun. It is at the very centre of the night life scene in Pattaya,
1000 metres of bars, gogo bars, restaurants, ...
Tiffany’s Show in Pattaya is the Original Transvestite Cabaret Show in Pattaya.
The incredible talents of the transvestite & transgender community, all drawn from the provinces
of Thailand, are ...
First opened on 8 November 1981, Alcazar Cabaret's theater features 1,200 seats and
a small team of 400 male and ladyboy artists who give dazzling and fantastic performances
including impersonation, comedy ...
Thai Alangkarn Theatre is The Thai Extravaganza Show and offers Thai traditional and
cultural shows in panoramic concept, coverd on the area of 32 acres, the entire project
includes hexa stage theatre, ...
The Sanctuary of Truth or know well as Prasat Satchatham Temple, It is a wooden temple and
located by the sea. It was designed by Lek Wiriyapan, the founder of the Ancient City at
Samut Prakan ...
The Million Years Stone Park and Crocodile Farm is a good place for who to love in the beautiful
nature and fine culture of Thailand. It was founded by Khun Suan Phanomwattanakul, a ...
Nong Prue District
Pattaya Elephant Village was opened in 1973 as a sanctuary for former working elephants. These elephants,
through reasons of injury or ill health, can no longer be used as a part of the backbone of heavy ...
Nong Prue District
Pattaya Underwater World is most modern ocean aquarium in Asia, boasting a 100-meter-long,
6.4-centimeter-thick acrylic pedestrian tunnel through an underwater environment filled
with dozens of ...
Mini Siam is the place where you can see the world in one location, covered the area of 30 rais.
It was built in 1986 from the idea of Kasem Kasemkiartisakul at the ratio of 1:25 of the originals.
Bottle Art Museum Pattaya is the only museum in Thailand to presents architecture building
in different shape and size of bottles. Peter Bedelais, the artist, inspiringly created over
300 amazing ...
The Pattaya Park at Chomthian features a large water park with giant sliders and a tower
with a revolving restaurant, which offers a panoramic view of Pattaya. Visitors can enjoy
many instruments, ...
Art in Paradise Pattaya is a cool place to visit in Pattaya, the museum present illusion art.
Additionally, visitors can enjoy the museum interactively by taking photos of your posture
with 3d illusion painting ...
Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum is a famous museum in Pattaya, the museum also features
the Motion Master Theatre with flight simulator technology. It was founded by Robert Ripley
from the United ...
Pattaya City and Jomtien Beach
Pattaya Hill or Khao Pattaya is also known as Khao Phra Tamnuk, you can see a panoramic view
of the whole Pattaya Bay and the city from the highest of the hill. The hill at the evening time
is more popular ...
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The Big Buddha in Pattaya is situated at the top of Pratumnak Hill,high as a three storey house
which it linked to the Pratamnak Hill and Admiral Hill Viewpoint via a tunnel. The Big Buddha also ...
Siriporn Orchid Farm offer a different color and different species of orchids such as the Cattleya,
Vanda, Daedrovium, Escosanda, Pompadours, Mokara, Oncidium, Aranthera, Aranda, Arachnis, ...
Sri Racha District
Sriracha Tiger Zoo located in Sri Racha, a city in the Chonburi Province. The zoo have more than
400 Royal Bengal tigers, around 10,000 crocodiles and various kinds of animals in the natural ...
Sri Racha District
Kao Kheow Open Zoo is the only one open zoo in Thailand raising 8,000 animals of more than 300 types
on the area of over 5,000 rais in the Kao Kheow – Kao Chom Poo Wildlife Conservation Area in
Nong Prue District
Pattaya Kart Speedway is a very first Go-kart racing circuit in Pattaya with an over 20 experience,
Pattaya Kart Speedway continue to be a leader in fast, safety and fun sport of choice.
It gives the most alike feeling of ...
Nong Prue District
Pattaya Floating Market covered an approximately area of 100,000 square meters,
it's present Cultures and traditions of 4 regions of Thailand - Northern, Southern, Central,
and Northeasthern. How ...
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Go-karting is an open-wheel motor sport. It is a smaller scale of
car-racing and considered a first step to serious motor car racing. The kart has simple,
small four-wheels with kart or gearbox. The circuits are scaled-down from ...
Type : Go-Karts, Motorsports
Location : Bali Hai Pier Branch
Contact : Easy Kart
Tel. : 08 6028 0880
Bungee jumping is an activity performed by jumping from a tall
structure while the jumper is connected to a large elastic cord. Normally,
the structure is fixed such as bridge, building or crane but jumping from
movable object is also possible. When the ...
Type : Bungee Jumping
Location : Soi Sukhumvit 87
Contact : Jungle Bungy Jump
Tel. : 08 9834 5712, 08 7150 1166
Paraglide is a free-flying, foot-launched aircraft comprised
harness and a fabric wing. The shape of the wing is formed by suspension lines
and the pressure of air entering vents in the front of the wing.
Other instruments include variometer ...
Type : Skydiving
Location : Banglamung District
Contact : Pattaya Airpark
Tel. : 08 6374 1718-19
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The sleek ambience of black granite and a seductive palette of vivid red
combine at Mantra to put you under its spell. Discover the flavours of Japanese, Chinese,
Thai, Indian, gourmet seafood, the Mediterranean, or the Western cuisine from ...
Cuisines : Western, Asian, Mediterranean
Opening Hours : 05:00 pm. – 01:00 am.
Location : North Pattaya Beach Rd.
Tel. : 0 3842 9591
The only unique place in pattaya that you can dine and see
Thai traditional classic dance shows and music at it's best in a cool, breezy open-air
atmosphere. RuanThai Restaurant serves you with the best Thai & International cuisines. Ruen ...
Cuisines : Thai, International
Opening Hours : 07:40 pm. - 11:00 pm.
Location : South Pattaya
Tel. : 0 3842 5911
The intimate beachside atmosphere of our Cabbages & Condoms
Restaurant brings the superb cuisine of Bangkok's world-acclaimed restaurant to Pattaya.
From fresh seafood to regional specialties, the restaurant offers an excellent selection of ...
Cuisines : Seafood, Thai
Opening Hours : 11:00 am. – 10:00 pm.
Location : Pratamnak 4 Rd., South Pattaya
Tel. : 0 3825 0556-7
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Lucifer Disko Pattaya is one of most famous entertainment venue
with a nice ambiance. This disco offers music mixed by world class DJ's who playing
the best music in Pattaya. You can find an exciting night with American
live bands every ...
Category : Pubs
Opening Hours : 10:00 pm. - 04:00 am.
Location : Walking Street
Tel. : 08 1175 6031
The pub offers a great choice of Irish, Thai food, seafood,
draft Guinness, Kilkenny and a range of lager beers, Irish whiskey, spirits,
wines and cocktail and a brunswick pool table and a beer garden. The pub also
provides free internet with wi-fi access ...
Category : Pubs & Bars
Opening Hours : 11:00 am. – 02:00 am.
Location : Thapphraya Rd., Jomtien Beach
Tel. : 0 3830 3490
Club Insomnia plays hip-hop, house and commercial club music with great
visuals and light effects. Internationally renowned guest DJs perform here monthly
as well as live P.A’s, vocalists and instrumentalists. 6 bars will serve up the ...
Category : Club
Opening Hours : 09:30 pm. until late night
Location : South Pattaya
Tel. : 08 1177 7085
Festivals & Events
Wanlai Bang Saen
: 16 - 17 Apr 2018
: Bang Saen Beach
Originally it was called the Wan Lai Merit Festival meaning that all the villagers of each village gather together to make merit during the Songkran festival or the Thai New Year.
: 19 - 21 Apr 2018
: Sriracha Public Park
Seeing the Kong Khao processon, folk plays, Thai massage, Thai music performance, cultural performance of youth, sports competition.
Top of the Gulf Regatta
: 27 Apr - 1 May 2018
: Ocean Marina Yacht Club, Jomtien Beach
This popular sailing event is a week-long programme of races and activities which each year attracts keen mariners from all over the sailing world. There are events for keelboats, beach cats, dinghies and others in this fun and hotly-contested event.
Pattaya Vegetarian Festival
: 9 - 17 Oct 2018
: Sawang Boriboon Foundation
Pattaya's vegetarian Festival is available at the Sawang Boriboon Foundation for all to enjoy. Many of the people practicing being vegetarian during this time dress in white, and take some time to pray to the 7 Lord Buddhas from the past and the 2 Chinese angels during this season.
Chonburi Buffalo Racing
: 23 - 24 Oct 2018
Enjoy to see the decorated buffalo contest and there are also healthy buffalo contest, beauty buffalo breeder and also Nong Nang Ban Na beauty contest. The festival features buffalo race which is divided into 3 sizes; small, medium and large.
Loy Kratong Festival
: 22 Nov 2018
: Throughout Pattaya
The most picturesque of the Thai festivals is held on the full-moon of the 12th
lunar month. Little candle-lit krathongs are launched onto the water as an offering to Mother Water.
People apologize for polluting the water and promise to do better in the future.
King's Cup - Jet Ski World Cup
: 5 - 9 Dec 2018
: Jomtien Beach
King's Cup - Jet Ski World Cup has been receiving great interests from a variety of people including both international and domestic racing teams.
The annual Jet Ski King's Cup is considered one of the most important competitions on the professional jet-ski calendar.
: 13 - 16 Dec 2018
: Siam Country Club
Wonderfruit is Asia's premiere lifestyle festival, taking place over 4 days in Pattaya, Thailand. Blending the arts, entertainment, and social awareness, Wonderfruit is set in a magical environment providing a festival experience unlike any other.
Pattaya New Year Countdown Celebrations
: 31 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
: Bali Hai Pier
Enjoy with merchants selling delicious foods from all regions of Thailand as well as souvenirs and craft which is set up all along beach road. There are also many concerts from famous Thai artists and celebrities.