Pattaya Travel Guide
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IntroductionMillions of people from around the world visit Asia's top beach resort, Pattaya. Everything you could ever imagine that would you be experiencing is wrapped up in the magic of Pattaya. You can windsurf, scuba dive, visit the coral islands, stay in palm-fringed hotels, eat fantastic seafood, and just take in the wonderful atmosphere this resort provides. At night you could also take in the phenomenal nightlife. You have everything at your fingertips to create a memorable vacation.
Upon arriving in Pattaya, you will be offered accommodation according to your financial situation. You will have the options to stay in hotels, bungalows, economy-class hotel, inn, and guesthouses. So depending on your own personal preferences, you have a wide array of options.
While staying at Pattaya you will have the best foods at your disposal. You can either eat at the hotel buffets or specialty and gourmet restaurants. There are steak houses, coffee shops, as well as fast-food restaurants to visit. If you wish to try the traditional Thai foods, there is plenty of that available as well.
Pattaya Sport FacilitiesThere are a wide variety of activities to keep you and your family very busy the entire time you are at the resort if that is what you wish. There are numerous water sports if you are into those types of activities such as windsurfing, sailing, game fishing, parasailing, water skiing, and scuba diving.
Sightseeing in Pattaya If you are more into keeping your feet planted firmly on the ground then check out the land sports, recreation, and entertainment such as golf, horseback riding, motor and motorcycle racing, tennis, going to Pattaya park, an amusement water park; Pattaya Elephant Kraal, where you can watch the elephants; and Nong Nooch Village, an orchid nursery, art and crafts center, and culture show. You could even go shopping for almost anything.
In order to arrive at Pattaya, you must travel the 147 km. 2-hour ride on Highway No. 3 going through Bang Pakong, Chon Buri, and Siracha from Bangkok. You can ride in either air-conditioned or non-air-conditioned buses.
Pattaya NightlifeAfter the sun sets you might want to take in the sites and sounds of the nightlife in Pattaya. You can enjoy eating in a gourmet restaurant, or having cocktails in one of the lounges or nightclubs. You could visit a supper club where they have entertainment and music along with food and drinks. That's an ideal plan to have if you have your family with you.
You could also go to a massage parlor for relaxation or visit one of the Go-Go Bars in Pattaya. Most establishments such as above are usually located on the beach in the southern part of Pattaya.
If you wish to take a drive while at the resort you can rent a motorcycle, jeep, or car on a daily basis. The mini-buses run in circuits driving around the roads of Beach Road and Pattaya 2 Road. That only costs between 5 and 10 Baht.
Map of Pattaya
Accommodation in PattayaPattaya has so many hotels and resorts on offer. Some of the best resorts are the Ambassador City Resort on Jomtien Beach, or Royal Cliff Beach Resort.
If you have questions while visiting, you can go to the Tourism Authority of Thailand's beachside office. It's located at 382/1 Beach Road, which is next to the Tourist Police Center. This office will give you information on events as well as handing over some publications for tourists. If you have an emergency during your stay in Pattaya, the Tourist Police will work quickly to assist you.
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