5 REASONS TO VISIT PATTAYA
This is one of the most democratic resorts in the world, any tourist will feel here “at ease” – the cost of one night in the hotel – starting from $ 28.
2. a Huge selection of entertainment
Pattaya is known for a wide range of entertainment. Show clubs, dance floors, bars and loud discos here on every corner. You will be surprised by a variety of sports and water attractions, beaches, shopping centers, local markets, and restaurants. In the travel agencies for you organize diving, fishing, bungee jumping, swimming to the islands, walks on a boat and much more. There are many attractions for and children: water parks, zoos, dolphinarium, oceanarium “Underwater World”, a sheep farm, riding a pony and interesting museums. In Pattaya love to come to rest as couples and families with children.
3. exotic entourage
Here are well represented all sorts of farms: crocodile, elephant, tiger and oyster, which carry out various shows. You can also visit one of the most beautiful botanical gardens Madame Nong Nuch, which is an orchid park, a park of miniature world sights “Mini Siam” or the oceanarium “Underwaterworld”. You can visit the temple complex of Wat Chaimonkron or the Temple of Truth on the shores of the Gulf of Thailand. On Pratumnak Hill is another popular attraction – the statue of the Big Buddha, and at the foot of the Chinese temple of the Goddess of Mercy. Also on the mountain Khao Chi Chan, on the outskirts of Pattaya, is a rock painting of the Buddha, the height of 130 meters.
4. Budget shopping
You can buy everything in Pattaya and fairly inexpensive, there is a wide range of clothing, footwear, various household products, perfumes, cosmetics, etc. imported and local production. For fans of electronics – a specialized store “Tukcom”, with a huge selection of computer equipment and accessories, cell phones, photo and video equipment and much more.
Everyone has heard about the healing power of Thai massage, which affects the deep muscles and joints. Traditional Thai wellness massage improves blood circulatory system function and restores muscle flexibility and tonus.
The city is located on the coast of the Gulf of Thailand, 160 km south-east of Bangkok, in the province of Chonburi.
The temperature during the year ranges from +29°C to +35°C. The sea here throughout the year is calm, almost without waves. There are three seasons: the rainy season from May to October; the dry season from November to February; the hot season from March to May. The ideal time and peak influx of tourists is the dry season. During this time, there is little rainfall, and the temperature, though high, but easily tolerable.
By the way
The time difference between Tashkent and Pattaya is +2 hours.
- Do not listen to street hustlers, they can be cheaters. Many tourists have bought fake jewelry, or paid several times the real value.
- Do not accept help from strangers when shopping or sightseeing. They have good commissions from overpriced items.
- Do not gamble in Thailand. The penalties will be severe.
- When shopping on the street, markets, and even in some stores, it is customary to haggle.
- A smile will help you get a discount. Thais are very friendly, and they like smiling people.
How to pay?
Visa and Master Card are the most common types of credit cards in Thailand. In most cases it makes sense to take some cash with you.
How to get there?
Take the Tashkent-Bangkok-Tashkent flight by Uzbekistan Airways. The fare ranges from 2,300,000 to 2,800,000 soums. The way from Bangkok to Pattaya takes about 3 hours by car with air conditioning.