The Pattaya bay area is one of Asia's largest beach resorts and is divided into two principal beachfronts: Pattaya beach and Jomtien beach. Family friendly Jomtien beach makes a pleasant contrast to crowded, Pattaya beach, with its Jet skis and beach bars. Both are lively beaches with golden sand, clear water, water parks and a million pleasures for those who choose the best-Pattaya tours in Thailand. Pattaya tours ideally combine the bright sun of Thailand and water sports. The local climate will not only let you swim in the sea as much as you want, but also fish, ride a boat or a yacht and water scooters. There are also several nice private, smaller beaches dotted around the Nakula headland to the north, usually the domain of guests of the exclusive hotels here but open to all.
Around Pattaya are some small offshore islands such as Koh Larn, Koh Phai, Koh Sak, Ang Sila and Koh Krok. All of these have beautiful beaches, clear water and coral. Daytrips to nearby islands are popular diversions, you can reach the islands either by taking a tour, which includes for example snorkeling or hire a boat from the promenade or pier at South Pattaya.
Most tourists flock to Pattaya for parties, naughty nightlife and countless activities, South Pattaya is where you can find Pattaya's legendry after dark reputation. Fairy lights and neon-lit go-go bars, Beer bars and massage parlors provide party animals with a non-stop playground. Discotheques, nightclubs, coffee shops, Karaoke bars, Open air bars and restaurants with live music and entertainment compete for attention in the night time mayhem.
If you do not like to live boringly and mundanely, and want to discover something new than in Pattaya many interesting places are waiting for you: Million years stone park and Pattaya crocodile farm, Elephant village, Underwater world Pattaya, Bottle art museum, Sanctuary of Truth, Sriracha Tiger Zoo, Mini Siam and Ripley's believe it or not museum. Be sure that Pattaya will surprise you.
The best way to get to Pattaya is to take a flight to Bangkok and drive (approx 2 hours) to Pattaya beach. Cheap flights to Bangkok operate on daily basis and even some on hourly basis, that make Bangkok one of the busiest airport. The reason for most flights to Bangkok being cheap is that the competition is tough and there are uncountable airlines that have routings to Bangkok. The ongoing listings and details of offers on cheap flights to Bangkok form UK can be seen at Travelhouseuk.co.uk.