The city of Pattaya is situated on the east coast of gulf of Thailand. It is situated about 165 kms from south east of Bangkok. The city is situated in the industrial area of the Seaboard Zone. The city of Pattaya is the center of chonburi Metropolitan area. The total population exceeds 10,00,000 as per the census in 2010. The residents of Pattya are of Thai – Chinese ancestors. In Pattaya the tourist industry has been thriving and many people have come and settled in Pattaya. The climate of Pattaya is dry wet and tropical. The season is dry and warm during November to February. The weather is humid and hot from March to May and it rainy and hot from June to October.
Lets go Pattaya to explore the new destinations and learn the new culture.
Pattaya has been divided into two beach fronts. The Pattaya Beach is parallel to the city and it lies from Pattaya Nuea South to Walking Street. There are restaurants, shopping centers, night attractions long the Pattaya Beach. The Jomtien Beach is in the southern part. It is divided from the Pattaya beach by the Pratumnak hill. The Jomtein beach consists of high rise buildings, beachside hotels, bungalows, complexes, restaurants, shops and bars. Many Thai visitors come from Bangkok to visit in the week ends. The beach is also famous for the water sports such as skiing and parasailing. Many islands in Pattaya are public islands and offer the sports of Scuba diving.
Lets go Pattaya which is the famous tourist spot for all the tourists across the world. The main attractions are playing golf, go kart racing and visiting theme parks. There are lots of zoos such as elephant village and there is a Sri Racha private Zoo for tigers which houses alligators, tigers, and some other animals. Trips to underwater are offered by the tourist submarine Vimantaitalay to watch corals and marine life. One of the most famous tourist’s spots is the Botanical garden Nong nooch which is 15 kms from the main city of Pattaya. It hosts shows which has trained Chimpanzees and elephants.
The other attractions are the Million years Stone Park, Pattaya Crocodile farms, Beach resorts, amusement park funny land etc. The Sanctuary of Truth was constructed in 1981 by the sea. It is considered as a religious place as well.
Some of the other attractions are:
- Pattaya water park,
- bottle art museum,
- park tower,
- naklua beach,
- mini siam
- mini europe,
- three kingdoms theme park,
- Ripley’s believe it or not museum.