Tap into local sights-and-sounds and experience the pleasure Pattaya has to offer! A vibrant city, Pattaya has something for everyone. Book a private excursion on Royal Cliff's catamaran and travel to any of the surrounding islands for diving, sunbathing or adventurous exploring! Families can bring their children to numerous amusement parks featuring a variety of rides for all ages and even some for the very brave. For the nature and culture seeking travelers, they will be stunned by Pattaya's temples and tropical gardens. Nightlife and shopping is always exhilarating. Our professional and knowledgeable staff will be able to best guide your choices and make certain you are headed in the right direction. For sightseeing around Pattaya, the Royal Cliff tour operator located at the Royal Cliff Beach Hotel are happy to assist you.
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Pattaya Destination Factsheet English
Pattaya's main attractions include:
Cartoon Network Amazone is the world's first Cartoon Network themed water park, located only 20 minutes away from Pattaya. Here, guests can spend the entire day exploring over 25 crazy, exhilarating rides in 10 Cartoon-Themed Entertainment Zones, surf up at the only Flow Rider attraction in Pattaya and enjoy 22 live shows while you dance with your favorite Cartoon Network characters. Whether powering up with Ben 10 on the speed water rollercoaster or going vertical with Jake from Adventure Time, there is an exhilarating splash landing for guests of all ages! Click here to get your tickets.
Ramayana Waterpark is the biggest and number 1 water park in Thailand, located only 10 minutes from Pattaya beach within the natural beauty of the Silver Lake area. Natural lakes and hills creates an amazing scenery that will make your visit a unique experience while you enjoy 21 of the biggest and most exhilarating rides, including four that you will find nowhere else in Asia and numerous fun recreational activities in over 50 attractions in total. Experience Thailand's biggest thrilling water rides, float in the lazy river, relax in a private cabana on the hill or enjoy the unique food experience for a fun and memorable day out with family and friends. Click here to get your tickets.
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary : is an ethical and sustainable eco-tourism project and the only Elephant Sanctuary located in Pattaya city. Whether it is feeding the elephants or bathing with them after a mud spa, guests will have an enjoyable opportunity to spend quality time with elephants in their natural home, as well as gain an insight into their history and behavior while interacting personally with them in a safe and sustainable environment.
Ripley's Believe It or Not! - World of Entertainment :is located on the 3rd floor of Royal Garden Plaza Pattaya. It features 7 world class entertainment attractions where guests can spend family time at the world's most unusual museum or be exhilarated with Ripley's 4D Moving Theater. You can challenge your friends to escape from Ripley's Infinity Maze or The Vault: Laser Maze Challenge. Choose to venture into your worst nightmares at Ripley's Haunted Adventure or take a surreal journey through Ripley's Scream in the Dark! Take the chance to visit the first and only world-class Louis Tussaud's Waxworks in Thailand.
Art in Paradise :is the largest indoor illusion art museum in Pattaya where you can free your imagination and have fun with three-dimensional paintings that are interactive and funny. Guests can treat loved ones to an exciting day of discovery spending a few hours snapping fun photos with various optical illusion artworks that will be sure to create the memories of a lifetime!
Parody Art Museum :is a night museum designed with the topic of "parody" for the first time in the world. The museum has restructured the artistic pieces in our own unique style based on drawings, sculptures, and video clips. This is the one and only museum in Pattaya that is open until 9:00 PM so families can spend their free time in a fun and secure manner even during at night.
Sanctuary of Truth: is one of Pattaya's most iconic building built in the Chaturamuk and Ayuttaya style and made completely of wood, it is considered one of Thailand's architectural marvels. The sanctuary's main purpose is to use art and culture as a reflection of the Ancient Vision of Earth, Ancient Knowledge and Eastern Philosophy. Visitors will understand Ancient Life, Human Responsibility, Basic Thought, Cycle of Living, Life Relationship with Universe and Common Goal of Life toward Utopia and gain a strong sense of peace while exploring the wonders of the beautiful attraction.
Pattaya City is a home to many temples, such as Wat Phra Yai (Big Buddha Temple), Wat Yansangwararam and many more.
Wat Phra Yai:(Big Buddha Temple) located a few minutes away from the resort, was built in the 1940s and is home to the largest Buddha statue in the region. Visitors can be blessed by monks for a small donation, ring bells for good luck, take pictures of the many smaller statues of Buddha found in the temple walls as well as take in the sights of the city from high above.
Wat Yansangwararam :sits on a massive 145 acres of land and is home to several buildings, gardens, and a large lake that boasts architectural styles from a variety of cultures, like India, Japan as well as China. Visitors can take in the spectacular sights, architecture and participate in a meditation class, which are offered twice daily.
Viharn Sien is a beautiful Chinese temple that has been is a museum that houses one of the best Chinese art collections in Thailand. It is made up of a three story central building and a number of pavilion halls where visitors will see numerous granite carvings, old paintings, bronze and earthenware, sculptures of Chinese Gods and many more artwork. This museum is one of the best places in Asia outside of China itself to see some priceless and rare Chinese artifacts and antiques.
Underwater World: Discover the immense variety of Asia's tropical fish at this huge aquarium, where visitors can get close to the marine life by a walk-through Plexiglas tunnel that goes under the water.
Entertainment Shows: Alcazar and Tiffany put on highly enjoyable cabarets that showcase the mimicry and entertainment talents of vivacious lady boys. In contrast, Alangkarn focuses on depicting Thai history in a nightly Las Vegas-style cultural extravaganza filled with dynamic performers and elephants.
Go-Karts: Get your speed and adrenalin rush at Pattaya's exciting go-kart circuits, racing the tiny karts around the tracks suitable for beginners to experts.
Water Sports: Pattaya is an active city, renowned for its wide range of on-water activities including jet skis, water-skiing, banana boats, parasailing, windsurfing, diving and fishing. For sailing enthusiasts, Pattaya Marina has yachts for charter, while smaller boats sail and race out of the Royal Varuna Yacht Club.
Golf: There are 18 golf courses within easy reach to the resort, some designed by golfing greats Jack Nicklaus, Pete Dye, Nick Faldo and Robert Trent Jones. Course layouts are excellent, coupled with stylish clubhouses and wonderful caddies to ensure a truly unforgettable golf holiday. Read more about golf in Pattaya on GolfersGlobe.com - your guide to better golf. Our front desk staff can help you with booking and arranging transportation to the course.
Here are some popular Golf venues in Pattaya:
- Burapha Golf Club (former members only courses & site of 2010 Thailand Open)
- Crystal Bay Golf Club (lush fairways, palms and chance at a good score!)
- Laem Chabang International Country Club (Nicklaus design is among Thailand's best)
- Phoenix Gold Golf & Country Club (enjoyable with views over the Gulf of Thailand, site of 2016 Kings Cup European/Asian Tour Event)
- Siam Country Club (spectacular Pattaya course is a 'must play'; 2015 Thailand Open venue)
- More information at: http://www.golfasian.com/golf-courses/thailand-golf-courses/pattaya/
Shopping: The eastern coast of Pattaya is recognized for its beachfront shopping malls and lively atmosphere. With numerous shopping venues including large contemporary shopping centers, plazas, boutiques and night markets, the city provides a variety of shopping experiences for visitors from all over the world. Along with warm weather and rich culture, Pattaya provides an excellent shopping experience for tourists and locals.
Koh Larn:is a wonderful little island in the Gulf of Thailand located about 7km off the coast of Pattaya city. It’s known for its beaches, set against a backdrop of wooded hills. Koh Larn has six main beaches and a few smaller beaches for visitors to enjoy white sand and clear azure waters. Coral reefs are the hidden gems that visitors can find at the other end of the island. Activities are not limited to sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling, fishing but also there is parasailing, waterskiing, jet skiing, and underwater sea walking if you are looking for adventurous activities.