Pattaya, a famed beach resort inThailand, boasts a beguiling range of attractions for tourists. While the city is well known as a hot party destination, it also offers a range of options for the ones who like adventure, nature, culture, or just a place under the sun. From ancient Thai traditions to modern day adventure, Pattaya has it all for you. Here, you can explore nature, art, science, and culture together in a way you would probably never have thought of. Our list of the top attractions in Pattaya is just an illustration of the array of attractions the place offers. Take a look!
Noong Noch Tropical Botanical Garden
This vast garden at the Noong Noch Village is like a slice of paradise. The garden is full of a wide range of remarkable species of flowers and landscaped gardens. It is home to nearly 670 natural and hybrid species of orchids. The park also has a zoo. An evening here entails watching Thai boxing matches, cockfights, and an elephant show. In short, the park has something or the other for people of all ages.
Sanctuary of Truth
Made entirely out of wood, this gigantic construction is a perfect brew of culture, art, and religion. The top of the building is around 105 metres high and almost every possible bit of this 20-storeyed structure is covered with wood carvings of Hindu and Buddhist gods and goddesses. While visiting the sanctuary, you can also enjoy Thai cultural shows and Thai boxing, elephant trekking, horse riding, and speedboat rides.
This attraction is a fun way to see the wonders of Thailand as well the entire world as Mini Siam displays models of the most famous sites from all over the world. Nearly 80 miniature models of famous international monuments are kept here. Visiting this place is like going on a quick tour of almost all the major landmarks of Thailand and a few from the world. As Mini Siam is highly popular amongst adults and kids alike, it is advisable to book your tickets a day in advance.