Pattaya may not have the beauty of some of Thailand’s other beach destinations, but it is the premier destination for those seeking an action-packed holiday full of exciting activities and a range of accommodation suitable for all budgets.
Pattaya offers a wide range of watersports, including water skiing, windsurfing and snorkeling, whilst it also acts as a launching point for trips to neighbouring islands. Adrenaline junkies will enjoy the chance to do bungee jumping, skydiving, paintballing, or try their hand at Muay Thai (Thai boxing). Sports fans can also enjoy cycling, go-karting and a range of golf courses around Pattaya which caters for players of all skill levels. Those seeking a more relaxing trip can enjoy sunbathing nearby Jomtien beach, whilst other beaches in Pattaya have been improved in recent years to appeal more to families.
Pattaya’s international clientele can be evidenced in the wide range of global cuisine’s which are on offer, with a range of European restaurants in addition to Indian, Arabic, Japanese and Thai eateries. The fresh local seafood should also not be missed!