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An internationally well-known beach resort and a favorite among Australian and UK tourists, Pattaya is a vibrant city, night and day. A vast range of activities awaits visitors, from relaxing on the beach, actively taking part in land and sea-based sports to visiting the scores of attractions in and around Pattaya.
Once a sleepy fishing village, Pattaya has developed into a renowned international playground. Alive with activities, it is unrivalled as a beach resort and is one of the best family-orientated destinations in Southeast Asia. Located just 150 km southeast of the Thai capital Bangkok, and facing a wide bay and a long majestic sweep of beach, Pattaya boasts the unique distinction of being a beach resort with a city status.
Pattaya does not rely only on its superb coastal location and natural surroundings to attract visitors; it has something for everyone, with a mix of facilities for recreation, entertainment, sightseeing and fun. Attractions include theme parks and zoos, such as Underwater World Pattaya, Thunder Rock Dinosaur Park, Khao Chi Chan Carved Buddha Mountain, The Million Years Stone Park and Crocodile Farm, Mini Siam, Elephant Village Pattaya, which focuses on the working life of elephants and their mahouts (trainers), Pattaya Water Park and the Monkey Show. Other must-see attractions include the Vimantaitalay submarine, which takes tourists underwater to view coral and marine life; Thai Alangkarn Theatre Pattaya, a cultural show presenting Thai performing arts in a panoramic concept; and the Siriporn Orchid Farm.
Sporting opportunities include golf, (there are 21 golf courses within one hour of Pattaya),tennis, squash, badminton, bowling, jogging, go-karts, motor racing, horse riding, bungee jumping, Muai Thai (Thai Boxing),windsurfing, sailing, water skiing, game fishing, parasailing ,scuba diving and snorkelling.
Major hotels in Pattaya operate gourmet restaurants, cocktail lounges, discotheques and nightclubs well suited to family entertainment. Nightlife beyond Pattaya’s hotels is more liberated, with discos, transvestite cabarets, nightclubs, karaoke bars and open-air bars.
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