Located in Chonburi province, east of Bangkok, Pattaya is a famous beach destination, a highly popular resort town for Thais and foreigners. The city can be reached easily from the capital, either by car or public transportations, as it locates just some 150 kilometres away. The lengthy strips of sandy beaches with plenty choices of water based activities, convenient and modern neighborhood filling with countless numbers of interesting tourist attractions, world-class shopping malls, and the vibrant nightlife, are always the city's signature. Millions of people from all around has been draw to the city for these magnificence, especially during October and March which is the city's high season.
The city of Pattaya has 4 main districts which contain its own unique characters and attractiveness. North Pattaya is known for the private strip of beach and the most peaceful neighbourhood among alls. You will find many beautiful hotel, resort, and good restaurant nestled in the "sois" (street) of North Pattaya and Wongamat Area -perfect for visitor who seeks a private ambience and relaxing surrounding. Central Pattaya meanwhile, offer a bit more energetic feel with hustle and bustle streets side and choices of restaurant, and beer bar, as well as luxurious hotels and gigantic shopping malls.
South Pattaya is the most hectic part, representing the real characteristic that Pattaya has been fame for. Every street in the area are filled with myriad choices of Thai and international restaurants, a gogo bars, beer bars, host clubs, street side stalls, and many sorts of nightlife entertainments imaginable. It is the place packed with the true soul and the sparkling lives where you can enjoy to the edge.
Separately located from Pattaya to the south, Jomtien Beach offers a wind-down mood and a peaceful lengthy beach that extended as far as your eye can see. This area may be a bit far from the city centre, but it is the place you can find premium selections of hotels and resort located just across the road from the beach. If you want a relaxing place where you can enjoy with sea waves, azure sky, refreshing breeze, sun, sand, and unwind environment in Pattaya go no further than Jomtien Beach - it will not let you down.