The architecture of this museum is a unique blend of both temple and palace which was built by King Rama IX. This museum is the place which describes the best of the Thai craftsmanship. The intricately carved elephants, people, scenes creatures and the mythological deities are a stunning view to admire.
These carvings are a tribute to the Ancient vision of Earth and also the Ancient Knowledge and Eastern Philosophy which is embraced at every corner of this monument. This building is also a strong vision of human existence as the older parts of the museums wooden carvings have degraded with the effects of weather and climate.
Thus the construction of this museum is an ongoing and never-ending process which started in 1981. This 105m tall building is not just a place which reflects a beautiful blend of cultures and traditions, but also organizes tours in multiple languages for the visitors to understand better.
Not just this, Thai dance performances are also a major highlight of this unique museum. To get a better insight of this one of a kind attractions in Pattaya, follow this handy guide and witness something which is just a marvel creation of mankind.
Whether you’re on the lookout for a splendid weekend getaway, heart-pumping excursion or the ultimate surf the Pattaya Beach is the perfect secluded spot for insta worthy travel diary. This crescent-shaped beach is known for its serene blue sapphire water and pristine white sand that is perfect for a relaxing escapade from the hustle and bustle of the city life. Adventure seekers flock over here for an action-packed adventure and ultimate dose of rejuvenation and relaxation.
It is home to a wide number of jet skis, parasails, speedboats, floating restaurants and diving boats. It is also known for being the hotspot of the hippest parties during the night that will definitely lure you to visit this beach. At nighttime, the entire action on this beach shifts to the crazy revellers who gather here to enjoy its lively nightlife where partying and drinking continues non stop until dawn.
You can find luxurious beachside shacks at the one end and traditional tail boats at the other end that offer you a delightful excursion of the beach. There are many beachside resorts over here where pulsating live music wafts through the air, and you’re also served here the best catch of seafood. This beach is also flanked with some famous flea markets and shops where you can stock up on your souvenirs.
So soak in the sun and find your own groove at the beachside shacks that beam to pulsating music. You can also enjoy the glorious sunset and indulge into a wealth of enthralling experiences by hitting the secluded shoreline of Pattaya beach
It provides the facilities of windsurfers and water sports. Moreover, you will find quirky shacks and elegant beachfront resorts. These places offer exotic dishes and a pristine stay with beach view.
You can visit the Floating Market Pattaya and shop for some souvenirs or you can plan a romantic dinner at The Glass House, and end your day by enjoying the cabaret show at the Colosseum Show.
Your search for the most fun places to visit in Chiang Mai ends at Art in Paradise Museum. The museum boasts of a large and impressive collection of 3D images and paintings creating fun moments for you and your family. When you pose in front of these paintings, it creates the illusion as if you are a part of the scene.
Thus, a photography session here is a must. The museum is divided into six themed zones: underwater world, wildlife area, dinosaur zone, surreal art, classic art, and ancient Egypt. For a memorable experience, visit and explore each of the zones.
Location: 199/9 Changklan Rd, Tambon Chang Khlan, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai
Timings: 9 am to 7 pm
Entry Fee: INR 650/THB 300
Moreover, witness the motherly bond between tigers and its cubs, pigs and its piglets. You will also get a chance to play with the tiger cubs and piglets. With so much to see and do, Sriracha Tiger Zoo is a perfect family getaway.
A trip to Pattaya is incomplete without a tour of its famous floating market. The Pattaya Floating Market is one of the biggest spectacles in Thailand, where hundreds of vendors park their boats on the water, selling a multitude of items that are unique to Thailand and Pattaya. The market is divided into four distinct sections- north, south, central and north-east- where each zone displays, sells and curates different aspects of Thai life and culture.
Guests and visitors who come to this market can rent out a boat with a driver themselves and explore the famous Pattaya floating market. Apart from being a market for souvenirs and utilities, the Pattaya floating market is also a centre of art and culture. Here, you can check out some incredible specimens of local architecture, museums and even art exhibitions and performances. This is also one of the best places to sample the local cuisine of Thailand from the many food shops that are there.
Highlights: The Underwater World also plays a prominent role in marine conservation. Hence, to educate the common people about the same, frequent school visits and education programs are being developed by the Underwater World.
Price: INR 590
Refresh yourself with the delicious cocktails, soft drinks and cold beer available at the Splashdown Bar. Stop by the restaurant for a hearty meal of fried chicken and fries and satisfy your sweet tooth with chocolates and ice creams available at Splashdown Mini-mart.
Location: The Water Park is located in Pong, on highway 36 near the Bira International race track.
Price: Ticket price for INR 1,480. For non-Thai nationals, it is INR 3,420. The entry fee for non-players is INR 460.
Thai nationals are 650 baht. For non-Thai nationals, it is 1500 Baht. The entry fee for non-players is 200 Baht.
Timing: 9 AM to 5 PM
Location: The Tuxedo Illusion Hall is located on Pattaya 2nd Road. The first floor has a wall of illusion and the second floor consists of theatre where the shows are performed.
Timing: It is a one and half hour show. The timing is 1 PM to 9 PM.
Price: The price is around INR 230
100 baht per person.
Highlights – Visit the bar for its music and customer-friendly services. All your requests are granted with a smile by the girls working in this bar. Do not miss the Jacuzzi performances if you want ultimate excitement. Heineken beers are served chill, just the way you want, at this place.
Location – Walking Street, just opposite to Soi 15.
Price – A draught Heineken costs around INR 195 and cocktails are around INR 285
THB 85 and cocktails are around THB 125.
Highlights – The lights are constantly changing in this night club and you get to enjoy the best DJs in town here. Also, the sound system in Discotheque Endorphin is the best that you can find in Pattaya as the audio system here uses more than 100000 watts of power. There are 3 spacious dance floors here and shows performed by internationally renowned artists during certain seasons.
Location – Walking Street, No. 139/15. Like all other bars, this is also open all through the night.
Price – Around INR 1,150 for a pack of 6 beers.
THB500 for a pack of 6 beers.
Highlights - Since it is located in close proximity to most of the tourist sites in Pattaya, Soi Buakhao is an instant hit among foreign tourists. There are lots of hotels here offering cheap yet quality accommodation and other services to guests who are looking for affordable options.
Location – Totally about 1.5km in length, this area is located between Central Pattaya & South Pattaya Roads.
Price – At certain clubs in this area, a beer costs just around INR 70
At a very nominal fee, they will cook you the mouth-watering dish which you can enjoy in the nearby Lan Pho Park. The market is not only popular among the locals but a large number of tourists also visit the place every year. A visit to the nearby Naklua village will take you away from the hubbub of the city to witness the slow-paced Thai life.
Location: Located just 10 minutes from Pattaya Beach Road and right next to Naklua Beach.
Price: The seafood can be bought here at a very reasonable price.
Walking Street is a red light district in the city of Pattaya, Thailand. It is a tourist attraction that draws foreigners and Thai nationals, primarily for the nightlife. The area includes seafood restaurants, live music venues, beer bars, discothèques, sports bars, go-go bars, and nightclubs.
Walking Street is a carnival of shopping, eating and exhilarating nightlife that can't be beaten. From 7 pm to midnight and someTimingss till 2 am it is closed for any vehicles so you can safely walk and enjoy it.
Highlights: There are a few places that can’t be missed while visiting Walking Street; Club Insomnia, FLB, GoodFellas, AngelWitch are few among many.
Interact closely with elephants, learn to feed them and give them a bath and ride them. Here, you will not be a tourist taking a ride on an elephant, but you will be as a friend, learning to understand, interrelate and communicate with the elephants and experience the harmony between human, wildlife, and nature. You can also visit the adjoining zoo or take a hike through the forest to enjoy the waterfall.
Location: The Chang Siam Elephant Park is located just 20 minutes drive from Central Pattaya.
Price: One-day training and trekking price for one person is INR 4,110
Location: Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri, Pattaya
Highlights: The facilities are quite basic with nothing fancy but the staff at Amazon do all they can to make your day beautifully comfortable, from setting up your line to bringing you food and refreshments, you literally don’t have to lift a finger.
Timings: Opens from 8:00-20:00
Price: INR 10,270
4,500 Baht for adults
This nightclub has already partnered with many international music giants like Bob Sinclair, Prodigy, Blake Jarrell and many more. The club’s inauguration was in style as it was launched by a performance from TIESTO, the world’s leading DJ today.
Highlights - Lots of international dancers perform at this nightclub and this is something that you wouldn’t notice much in other clubs.
Location – Bali Hai Plaza, towards the end of Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 340
THB150 for a beer.
Highlights - As some of the world’s reputed DJs play scintillating techno music plays on in the background, the dance floors of this stylish night club is open for guests. Colorful laser shows add to the exuberance of the atmosphere in this club. The bar is located on the ground floor with the dance club above it.
Location– Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 230 to INR 450 per beer; however, every day, you can avail 50% off on your drinks during happy hours (10 to 12 in the night).
THB 150 to THB 200
|If you are looking for a club that has one of the best music bars in Walking Street Pattaya, Candy Shop is the place to be. The live bands that play excellent music here attract lots of people – both local and foreign. These internationally popular bands perform some of the best hip hop & RnB numbers that mesmerize the young and energetic guests at the bar. |
The ambiance is great, music is soothing, customer service is excellent and overall experience is enjoyable at this club.
Highlights – This is the only open-air club on Walking Street. It has got a beautiful patio area, where you can sit and enjoy your drinks as you watch the crowds buzzing by Walking Street. Try out their excellent varieties of cocktails as well.
Location – Only open bar, so it is unique and easily accessible on Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 170
THB 70 for a beer.
Highlights – Since they are closer to the beach, the bars on Soi 7 are highly preferred by a wide range of foreign tourists who come here from different parts of the world. There are at least 50 bars on this road. Along with dance floors, excellent DJs playing non- stop the music, great choices of beverages in the form of beers and cocktails, most of the bars also have pool tables with beautiful Thai women who will give guests company, provided you pay for them.
Location – Close to the famous Pattaya Beach.
Price – Around INR 205
THB 90 per beer.
Oozing with luxury all around, this hotel is perfect when you want to celebrate any important event in your life.
Highlights - This is the first wet bar in Thailand. The Roof-Top Sky Bar located on 24th and 25th floors is a must try in this resort. As you sip exotic champagnes, beers and other varieties of cocktails, you get to enjoy a panoramic view of Pattaya right beneath you. There is a theatre at this bar which airs classic English movies. Don’t miss to enjoy cocktails by the swimming pool when you are here.
Location – Tambon Nong Prue, at about 4min from the Art in Paradise Museum.
Highlights – There are 2 areas of enjoying the music here. The area at the front is quieter, where a live band plays Western music and where salsa dance performances take place. From here, you can also get to see the night life of Walking Street. The area at the back is noisier with rock music at its full flow, performed by well-known DJs. The club is relatively huge; however, it gets jam-packed during weekends. So you need to come as soon as it opens to get a good view of the girls and performances.
Location – Walking Street. The huge neon logo of the club makes it easily identifiable.
Price – Close to INR 230
Close to THB100 per beer.
Highlights – This joint is preferred by Russian tourists mainly because most of the girls who perform here are from Russia. Due to its high maintenance, the club charges its guests more than what its contemporaries charge; however it is worth every dime, as services are of top class here.
Location – Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 340 to INR 460 per beer, but you get two beers when you buy one anytime until 1 AM, which is exactly when the club starts getting a large number of visitors.
THB 150 to THB 200 per beer,
This is a great opportunity for you to do your part in saving and caring for these elephants. It is a nonprofit sanctuary and the fee that is paid by you goes to improve and provide facilities to these elephants. You can watch the training show and go for elephant trekking in this unique sanctuary.
Location: The Elephant village is located 7km off Sukhumvit.
Timing: Elephant show starts from 2:30 PM.
Price: Price for Elephant Show is INR 1,140 per person. Price for elephant trek is INR 4,560 per person.
Price for Elephant Show is 500 baht per person. Price for elephant trek is 2000 baht per person.
It is a perfect place to buy souvenirs of your journey or to shop for trendy summer outfits. There are a number of shops inside which sells assortment of items that you can buy as souvenirs like Thai Crafts, furniture and more. If you are looking for summer wares, you can get a lot of them at a very reasonable price.
Whether it is jeans, t-shirts, shorts, tops, hats or scarves, you will find everything here. Pattaya Night Bazaar also sells a number of accessories like scented soaps, shoes and also bags and luggage. It is also known as Made in Thailand Market.
Location: Pattaya Second Road, South Pattaya
Highlights - The interiors are swankier than most of the other night bars in Pattaya. Book a seat close to a Jacuzzi, so that you get to enjoy great dance performances from an awesome location.
Location– Right next to the Iron Bar, towards the right on Walking Street.
Price – Happy hours are on till 10PM every day, so you can get a good deal on draft beers and various types of cocktails.
Highlights – The laser show in this night club is the best you will see on Walking Street. Customer service is excellent here and the prices are affordable; hence the place has been regarded as one of the top 5 nightclubs in Pattaya.
Location – Right at the centre of Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 230 per beer; however, if you buy a drink for one of the Thai women here, it might cost you around INR 450 per beer.
Baht 100 per beer
It is the most popular live culture performance in Pattaya with a Hexa stage large enough to include a band of elephant performers on stage and some of the most breathtaking stage scenes to ever be seen including pyro technique fireworks. The Thai Alangkarn Theater Show in Pattaya has an option for dinner and show with a full Thai and International buffet after the performance.
Location: Sukhumvit Rd, Na Chom Thian, Sattahip District
Timings: 6:00 PM onwards. Open daily except on Wednesdays.
Price: Approximate price ranges from INR 1,250 to INR 2,700
550 BHT to 1200 BHT
Location: Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri, Thailand.
Highlights: The major attraction of this destination is obviously the crocodile show where the staff wrestles and play with the crocodiles. The park also features a restraint and the adventurous can try a few crocodile delicacies that the restaurant is famous for.
Timings: Opens from 8:30 AM -6:30 PM
Price: INR 685
Take your cameras along with you, as you can capture some exciting images of the Pattaya city line during the night hours from this bar.
Highlights –There are 3 private dining rooms in this bar and guests can choose one of them for a superior quality experience. During sunset hours, there are promotional offers where you get one cocktail free when you buy one. Ginger Vodka is a must try here.
Location – Just around 1km from Walking Street.
Price – Quite steep; you might need to shell out around INR 910
THB400 per bottle of wine.
Buddha Mountain is arguably the most splendid religious
symbol in Pattaya. The image of Buddha sitting cross-legged, with one hand
resting on his knee and the other in his lap, is engraved into the northern
face of Khao Chi Chan.
The surrounding area is steeped with natural beauty, while Khao Chi Chan is its most prominent landmark and attraction; other facilities have sprung up around it to take advantage of the high level of passing trade in the form of Thai and foreign visitors to this remarkable place
Highlights: The grounds in front of Buddha Mountain include a temple, with saffron-robed monks a common sight, so appropriate clothing is recommended (clothing that covers shoulders and legs above the knee). Beyond this, there are no fees or restrictions on entering the grounds and getting up close to the awe-inspiring image.
Location: Na Jomtien
Timings: 08:00 – 17:00
There are many figurines of Chinese gods and a jade statue of Guanyin. Besides the famous artifacts, the structure is also admired for its beautiful architecture. The museum is located in the Wat Yansangwararam Temple complex, next to a splendid lake. Upon entering, you will see two stone Peking lions and other Chinese mythological figures.
Location: 20 kilometers away from Pattaya City, the museum sits on the beautiful Wat Yansangwararam Temple complex next to the lake.
Timing: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Price: Admission ticket is INR 110
50 Baht per person.
There are pretty girls too and you must be careful about what you expect from them because you have to pay the bills for your wishes.
Highlights – These bars are characteristic of their pink neon lights that flash right from midday onwards.
Location –All over Pattaya and especially areas around Walking Street, Second Road, Beach Road and Soi 6,7 and 8.
Price – You can get a huge supply of beers here and one beer costs around INR 110 especially during the early evening hours.
|Marine Disco is the biggest and oldest (been around for 30 years) nightclubs in Pattaya and Walking Street area. The club is located on the first floor of Dollhouse bar and guests can get into the club through an escalator that is located right at the main entrance. |
Highlights - The pub is so huge that there are 7 pool tables here that occupy around 33% of the club area. One can find a huge stage where a live music band plays almost twice a week, during weekends. On other days, this stage is used as a big dance floor for guests to showcase their dancing skills. Foreign tourists are the main clients of Marine Disco. You can find a lot of freelancer girls working in this bar, with whom you can make gentle advances, based on your requirements.
Location– Right in the center of the Walking Street, it is hard to miss this place.
Price – Around INR 230
THB100 for a beer.
Highlights - Located atop a cliff by the Cosy Beach, this place offers various options where you can enjoy your drinks. There is a swim-up bar, a large bar and a mini bar where you get bottled beverages at affordable rates. There is enough parking facility for guests here. For its great quality of food and drinks and highly hospitable staff, this place has earned the reputation of guests within a short span of time.
Location – Phratamnak Hill.
Price – Around INR 230 per beer and a minimum of INR 450 for food.
Baht 100 per beer and Baht 200 for food
Highlights – The dancing areas are designed stepwise so that people find it comfortable to enjoy among their own groups. Also, there are 3 bars here at strategic locations, so that guests don’t have to hunt or stand in a long queue for getting their drinks.
Location – Situated right above the nightclub of Candy shop (both are managed by the same group), right in the beginning of Walking Street.
Price – Around INR 230 to INR 275 per beer.
THB 100 to THB 125 per beer.
Highlights – There are two floors – ground-floor being the common area where guests get to witness exciting performances form girls and an upper floor which is more private and where girls offer private services. The highlight is the glass floor on this upper floor that offers a free view of the happenings going on upstairs.
Location – You can find this nicely sandwiched between Soi Diamond and Soi BJ on Walking Street.
Price – On an average of INR 120 to INR 230 per beer in addition to ladies drinks which come to around INR 230 per beer.
Highlights – There are different sized beds available in the pool which you can get on a first come-first serve basis free of cost; however you can pay for the same and pre-book it if you need to book beds for a group. You can relax by the pool and have drinks along with your friends and family when you come here. Do not miss to enjoy the pool under LED lights.
Location – Off Jomtien Beach Road on Soi 15.
Timings – The bar is open from 11 AM to 11 PM.
Price – Entry fee into the pool club is INR 450 per person, which includes a complimentary drink as well. Minimum of INR 3,420 for advance booking of small beds for 4 people.
Baht 200 per person and Minimum of Baht 1500 for advance booking of small beds for 4 people.
It is the first and the highest tower on the seaside in Pattaya. The 55th floor of the tower has an observation deck while 52nd, 53rd, and 54th floors have revolving restaurants providing delicious and sumptuous meals and seafood with lunch buffet and dinner. You can also get luxury accommodation at Family suites, Bungalows and Townhouses.
Location: Thappraya Road, Jomtien Beach, 5 km from Pattaya city bus terminal and 8 km from the railway station.
Timing: The Pattaya Park Tower is open from 11 AM to 10 PM.
Price: The entrance fee is INR 450
200 baht per person.
The major draw of the facility is undeniably it's 45 minutes long fantastic performance by dolphins wherein they dance, juggle, paint and even play basketballs.
Timings: Opens daily from 9 AM to 5 PM.
Price: Approximate price starts from INR 685
The pastel colors that are employed to harmonize the different parts of the mansion are worth the admiration. Cameras are not allowed inside the mansion, as there are few areas where you are not allowed to take photographs. The most interesting thing here is the inclusion of Chinese Figure that is considered as a hailer of good fortune.
Highlights: Conference/ Meeting Rooms, Cafes, Restaurants, Location: Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri, Thailand. It is undoubtedly the best place to visit if you have ample of time and money with you but the visit is worth it.