Highlighted for being a specific beach island, Pattaya or Phatthaya, which is the Thai pronunciation, is a city, resort and a vast beach area, also crowned as the hidden Kohinoor of Thailand that includes a stunning white sandy beach, colourful corals, adventure sports avenues, and a wild nightlife, unapologetic about its bread-and-butter industry……Cheer around the Go-go clubs, massage parlours and girlie bars that occupy block after block of the central city, as you walk through the streets with the stiletto-wearing ladyboys, ever so joyous in their efforts to `woo’ the increasing numbers of Russian and Chinese tour groups, as well as from around the Globe! Pattaya today is a schizophrenic, electrifying and exotice destination…….for you……to take on the………Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
During the day, the city is slightly less seedy as the beach gets crowded out and jet skis and speed boats bounce across the waves….. It is an exciting weekend getaway for the inhabitants and the Thais, who get drawn by the excellent seafood and the pristine oceanic waters!!!!!
Hat Jomtien, south of the centre, has been defined as a family-friendly scene although there are fewer girlie bars and the beach is nicer, but it has a preponderance of affordable hotels and restaurants……The area consists of high-rise condominiums, beachside hotels, bungalow complexes, shops, bars, and restaurants……. The weekends get crowded and it has plethora of water sports activities to awaken your adventurous desires….such as jet skis, parasailing, and a small sail boat hire!!!!!
Attractions on this island include The Million Years Stone Park, Pattaya Crocodile Farm, Pattaya Park Beach Resort Water Park, Funny Land Amusement Park, Siriporn Orchid Farm, Silverlake Winery, Underwater World Pattaya, a world-class aquarium, where there is a collection of marine species in the Gulf of Thailand including sharks and stingrays…..the Thai Alangkarn Theater Pattaya, hosting cultural show……and the Bottle Art Museum….The Khao Phra Tamnak or Khao Phra Bat is a small hill located between South Pattaya and Jomtien Beach that provides a panoramic view of the city and it’s crescent bay…..The former location holds a giant golden Buddha sitting atop this forested hill proof perhaps that religion has not forsaken this modern-day Gomorrah……The hill is topped by Wat Khao Phra Bat, a temple, and the monument of Kromluang Chomphonkhetudomsak, who is regarded as the “founding father of the modern Thai navy”….. Wat Yanasangwararam Woramahawihan is another temple, which within it’s compound holds a replica of the Buddha’s footprint, and a large Chedi containing the relics of the Lord Buddha…… Anek Kusala Sala or Viharn Sien is a popular stop for tour groups, and this museum contains more than three hundred very impressive pieces of Chinese artwork, mainly bronze and brass statues depicting historical figures as well as those of Buddhist, Confucian and Taoist deities……..get surrounded by this historic and artistic enigma……..on your…….Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
One of the must-see attractions in Pattaya is Ripley’s World of Entertainment, where the vault showcases world’s chosen macabre, weird and ghoulish elements…… The building of the museum itself offers an unusual sight….. Located at the Royal Garden Plaza, it has a fighter plane rammed into one side of its structure and the tail of the plane is protruding from another side of the building out into the street.
You could make a trip to the Pattaya Elephant Village which was inaugurated as a safe haven for protecting sick and wounded elephants. Contributions made by tourists help this village thrive in its mission…… The full-day programs offered here involve trekking, river rafting, ox-cart rides, waterfall viewing, educational tours about silk production by butterflies, Thai sword combat, Thai dancing and demonstration of controlling an elephant…….Another important site is the Nong Noch Tropical Garden, a beautiful garden spread across an area of five hundred acres…. famed for its wide spectrum of orchid varieties and its palm garden…..This garden has the appearance of a traditional Thai village…… Plenty of entertaining shows, including performances by elephants and traditional Thai dancers, sword fighting, and Thai kickboxing, will simply make your day here a memorable one….. Deemed to be the largest tiger zoo of the world, Sriracha Tiger Zoo takes pride in possessing the largest population of Bengal tigers….. Aside from the tiger, the zoo nurtures a host of other animals including ostriches, crocodiles, kangaroos, and rare species of birds…… A series of interesting shows, such as a young lady performing a dare feat with massive size scorpions all over her clothes, crocodile wrestling, pig racing, Kenya aerobics and circus acts, function as great crowd pleasers…..and would definitely fascinate you along with your family or kids on the………Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
Enter Mini Siam, and you discover a beautiful simulation of a typical Thai village that showcases miniature replicas of the most celebrated historical sites and structures of the world, including the Eiffel tower of Paris, the London Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, the Democracy Monument of Bangkok, The Bridge on the River Kawai, Prasat Hin Phimai and Trevi Fountain.
Another tantalising destination is Naklua…… Today, it still has the air of a village, with some old houses, narrow streets, traditional noodle shops, temples, a fishing pier, and many locals…… Slowly that is changing, however, with many condominium blocks now in the area, and lots of hotels and restaurants too…… The area’s most distinctive features are definitely its small intimate beaches, including Wong Amat and Naklua Beach, as well as the outdoor architectural museum, and the Sanctuary of Truth which is a large wooden structure that was conceived from the vision that human civilization has been achieved and nurtured by religious and philosophical truth… best described as a visionary environment, part art installation, religious shrine and cultural monument….. …… This place makes a great alternative for families, and still retains a big floating market that preserves most of its bygone authenticity….. selling fresh vegetables, fish and other seafood items……. The market also has some local art crafts and jewellery items……..Rattle your pockets…….on the……..Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
In Alcazar, you will be entertained every moment of your stay…..It is here that the stage will always be filled with professional artists who will bamboozle you with their dazzling performances……. The vibrant colours and the decorations will certainly lift your mood high and set a perfect tune for the night…… From the Alcazar show you can head straight towards the neon hoarding infested South Pattaya’s most famous Walking Street……and enjoy the sight of girls inviting you to GO-GO bars, pole dancing, pool matches and lots of colourful crowds swooning in different open air bars and restaurants…… If you want to sip into a beer glass and tap the evening with some live rock music then go to the Blues Factory…… You may spend an hour or so there, as the loud music, hot girls and the beer will certainly make your adrenaline go high…… If you want to cool down a bit, then you can have a nice dinner walk out of the walking street towards the beach road for a satisfying meal experience….Once you satisfy your gastronomical desire, you may go back to the Walking Street to spend the rest of the night in revelry…… You can perhaps visit Soi Pattayaland, also known as Boyz town, full with bars and restaurants!!!!!
The Tiffany show in Pattaya is a must watch…… Entertaining and grand is what comes to mind when you describe it….. The show promises one hour of music, song, dance, great costumes and fabulously beautiful actors…… showcasing cultures of some of the important countries in Asia through a song and dance sequence…. There are presentations from the cultures of India, Korea, Thailand, of course, Vietnam, China and other countries, all performed by the same set of actors…….Absolutely Breathtaking and leaving you breathless, yet not getting satiated………on your……..Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
It would be grand to explore the Pattaya Kart Speedway…… where you can race go-karts around an impressive eight hundred metres loop……as well a The Haunted House 3D Experience which is scary frightening fun, as you would never ever seen this before! Visit the mysterious Egyptian Pharaoh’s Tomb and try to survive the encounter with the resurrected mummy…….but find an exit as soon as you can!
Accommodation options abound the island and you have plenty of choices…..The luxury five star Royal Cliff Hotels Group consists of four hotels and a multipurpose convention centre situated between Jomtien and South Pattaya, Thailand….. linked by walkways, offering a total of over a thousand rooms and suites, eleven restaurants and bars, six swimming pools, two health spas, Thai culinary arts school, state-of-the art fitness complex, seven floodlit tennis courts, two squash courts, four-hole putting green, two private beaches, a world-class convention and exhibition centre, three ballrooms, fifty-three meeting rooms and a private catamaran for charter…. There are royal suites and a spa.
The Ambassador City Jomtien is a large resort at Jomtien Bay, near Pattaya, Thailand, with four thousand rooms….. Located south of Pattaya, it occupies a forty-acre campus overlooking the beach and nearby mountains…… It consists of five buildings that each contain a hundred and fifty to two thousand suites, plus eight restaurants, several bars and nightclubs, a convention center, and a sports-fitness facility that claims to have Asia’s largest swimming pool……. Take your pick on the…… Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!
Pattaya offers many kinds of shopping venues……. Supermarkets and departmental stores are mostly very big, offering under one roof all kinds of shopping extravaganza……. Department stores sell food items, grocery items, cook ware and daily-need products…….. For souvenirs, beach essentials and tack, hit the beachfront stalls which line the southern stretch of Beach Road…. Open all day and late into the night, goods here reflect a diverse array of enthusiasms…. fake football shirts, surf shorts, bikinis, flick-knives, ethnic crafts, Buddha statues, funky T-shirts, DVDs, sten guns, and even samurai swords…. Here and along nearby Sois, the space not taken up by beer bars, restaurants, banks and convenience stores, is filled by travel shops, tattoo parlours and tailors selling affordable suits… There’s Mike’s, Central Festival Centre, Big C, and Royal Garden Plaza, all of which have access from Beach Road and Pattaya Second Road, the main shopping hub, where all the malls, boutique-style stores and other shops are located. It’s also the best spot to look for replicated products, clothes, and accessories……Street stalls are plentiful in all popular areas, and the best places to look for handicrafts, souvenirs, CD’s, Thai fabrics and the likes…… Walking Street, tucked in between bars and restaurants, is a good place to look for tailors, jewellery shops and small art galleries. The Watchaimongkol local market in South Pattaya is excellent to buy fresh seafood and food ingredients.
Seafood in Thailand is abundant with species, used in many dishes and is made as processed products…… It is available at all main tourist destinations…. Even though this country has a strong food culture, there is a constant development on international food market in terms of dining outlets as well as imported products…… Thailand offers copious choices such as Hungarian Goulash casserole, Tasmanian salmon, Kobe from Japan, Lamb from Down Under, Trout from Denmark, Spanish Paella and many more…… The various ethnic influence of American food make the wide range of the taste and choice such as cajun influenced by French cuisine, Tex-Mex influenced by Mexican cuisine, Spanish-American and others….. Most of Chinese cuisine has sweet, sour, bitter, hot and salty tastes, seasoned by soy sauce, sugar, vinegar and salt…… Typical English food includes Fish and Chips, Sausage and Mash, Roastbeef with Yorkshire Pudding and English breakfast…… It is mostly available in English pubs and high-end hotels and resorts…… The Swiss cuisine has a huge selection of bread, dairy products such as milk, yogurt, butter and cheese….. Vegetables that are used in preparing meal are carrots, cauliflower, potatoes, beans, spinach!!!!!
Pattaya has an enormous variety of restaurants which are much more expensive than elsewhere in Thailand….. there are American fast-food shops, Italian pizza shops, seafood restaurants and countless restaurants specialising in German, Swiss, French and other European foods McDonalds, KFC and Burger King are all available…… Ahaar Indian Cuisine is the finest Indian restaurant close to major shopping centers, hotels and nightly entertainment…. Serving….. Tandoori, Muglai, curry and Chinese Indian Fusion. Vegetarian, Jain and Non-vegetarian dishes, in a friendly and family oriented environment…… Ruen Thai Restaurant Pattaya…..is a fabulous Thai restaurant with nightly Thai classic dance and Thai classic music performances…… Very good Thai cuisine and charming interiors….. Beach Road has a number of great restaurants offering delectable Chinese, Thai and continental foods to satisfy your palate…… The cool sea breeze and the serene composed beach restaurants will certainly help you cool down and take a good dinner…… The sea foods and noodles being specialties in those restaurants are highly recommended!!!!! Leng Kee……a place with a thriving Chinatown run by families who expertly balance their Thai and Chinese heritage…… Mae Sai Tong……is next to the day market, and a fine spot for affordable fried rice and noodle dishes, famous for selling kôw nĕe•o má•môo•ang or ripe mango with sticky rice all year round…… Hopf Brew House is moodily authentic in dark wood, and gets packed at weekends when there is live music……. Beers and pizza are brewed and wood-fired on-site!!!!!!
Pattaya has a tropical wet and dry climate, which is divided into the following seasons….. warm and dry from November to February, hot and humid from March to May, and hot and rainy from June to October.
After gorging on delectable sea food, golden hues being exuded from those glitzy shrines and `happy-go-lucky’ tropical beaches always welcoming you with laughter, sunshine, calm and pleasurable luxury…..wouldn’t you want another round of the………Pattaya Holiday Package!!!!!!!