Nong Nooch Garden is a beautifully landscaped park and can easily make for an all-day trip. The entire area is more like a theme park, with daily cultural shows, restaurants and accommodation as well as a vast area showcasing individually themed gardens. A leisurely stroll through the botanical park is like taking a journey around the world, through its many famous gardens, whether 17th-century French garden, Stonehenge, or European Renaissance garden.
Highlights: An interesting feature is the skywalk; a shaded 1.1km elevated walkway that takes you through various gardens. Apart from the botanical park, Nong Nooch Garden features daily shows at the Thai Cultural Hall. Other activities include paddle boats, elephant rides and cycling.
With a 6 km stretch of sand, Jomtien beach is a perfect place to find some quiet time from the hustle and bustle of Pattaya in Thailand. You can spend a leisurely day on the sandy shores of the beach or indulge in the various activities provided near the beach. If you do not love relaxing on the beach, there are myriad of things to indulge in. Either you can carve your hunger in some of the finest restaurants in the area or you can have a peaceful walk in the renowned botanical gardens.
Highlights: If you are looking for some water sports, enthralling water parks are waiting for you near the beach. There are even some of the awe-inspiring sites, highlighting the authentic Thai culture and religion. Getting There: This beach is only 9.6 km from Pattaya. The visitors can take direct buses from the city to the beach.
If you are an animal lover then this vacation, visiting sriracha tiger zoo, pattaya could be the best thing you could ever do to make your holidays exciting and wonderful. This zoo is known to have the largest number of Bengal tigers along with other several animals like ostriches, crocodiles, camels, kangaroos, as well as many exotic birds.
HIghlights : Pig Racing, Crocodile eggs breaking fest(May to August), Scorpion Queen, a lady with lots of venomous scorpions on her clothing, Crocodile wrestling show, Amazing circus. Having set up in a beautiful natural atmosphere, which is 30 km outside Pattaya, this is probably one of the best attraction of the Eastern Seaboard.
On the very top of Pratumnak Hill, between Pattaya and Jomtien Beach, you can’t fail to notice an enormous 18 metre tall Buddha popping up through the trees. This temple was built in the 1940s when Pattaya was nothing more than a fishing village. The Big Buddha is extremely popular with tour groups who love to see the intricate design of the statue and the temple complex, but it is also revered by local people who come to pray at the temple. Entry to the temple is free of cost.
Highlights: At the top of the hill you can take pictures near the many Buddha figures in different postures, which are representative of different days of the week. Before you get to the top of the hill your eye will catch hoards of vendors selling caged birds, a symbol in Thailand where you have set them free and gain good Karma.