Set on Thailand’s eastern coast, Pattaya is an original beach resort of the country, home to paradise beaches with soft white sands and azure-blue waters, luxurious beachfront resorts, mega shopping centres, delicious local cuisines, world-class golf courses and lush botanical gardens. Pattaya is famous for its dynamic nightlife which particularly thrives in the southern part of the city; here you’ll discover bars, cocktail lounges, clubs and entertainment venues galore. The city also offers an amazing range of outdoor adventures, including snorkelling, diving, jet skiing, banana boat experiences and hiking. Brightsun Travel offers an extensive selection of cheap tickets to Pattaya, taking you to the very heart of this exciting beach resort.
Pattaya has many captivating landmarks which make for unforgettable sightseeing opportunities and backdrop photos. You could start off by visiting Big Buddha which is set atop Pratumnak Hill; this 18m high golden Buddha is surrounded by a number of smaller statues and offers stunning views over Pattaya. A particularly prominent landmark in the city is the Sanctuary of Truth, which is an iconic structure that has been carved entirely with teak wood. This distinct monument pays tribute to Thai art, culture, ancient philosophy and various religions. Finally, you must take time to visit Khao Chi Chan, which is also known as Buddha Mountain. This gigantic limestone hill features the world’s largest engraving of Buddha.
You’ll never run out of things to see or do in Pattaya. The city’s colourful floating market is worth experiencing, with a series shops and stalls selling great value souvenirs, fruit, handicrafts, clothes and more. Another fascinating attraction in Pattaya is Art in Paradise, an interactive 3D art museum displaying incredible illusion artworks which you can become a part of. Finally, after exploring Pattaya’s landmarks and attractions, you could retreat to the lush Nong Nooch Tropical Garden which is filled with beautiful themed gardens, flowers, plants, topiary displays and a Thai cultural hall hosting various traditional performances. Book Pattaya flights from India with Brightsun now and look forward to many adventures in this incredible city.
Important Note: Airports near Pattaya are Bangkok (2 hour drive) and U-Tapao Airport (1 hour drive).