A Travel Guide to Pattaya Beach, Thailand
In Pattay Beach in Thailand you can try many new things especially if you an adventurous traveler and explorer. You can take an elephant ride and be close to nature at their elephant village, or you can spend time at the Nong Nooch Tropical Garden. Since it is surrounded by water, you can also do many water sports which are inexpensive and this includes windsurfing, sailing, water-skiing, parasailing, game fishing, snorkeling, and scuba diving.
The land activities that one can join in this place are tennis, go-carting, motorbike, racing, squash, badminton, bowling, jogging and bungee jumping or jumping off the highest seaside rooftop tower at Pattaya Park. If you are fond of playing golf, you can find many world class golf courses around where you can play a round. But nothing beats swimming in the ocean or tanning on the beach.
A well known resort and hotel complex in Thailand near Jomtire is the Pattaya Water Park which boasts of a 240 meter tower with three revolving restaurants on different floors. If you want to get to the ground there are three possible ways; through the Sky Shutter, the Speed Shutter or the Tower Jump which is determine by the amount of adrenaline rush you prefer.
Funny Land Amusement Park offers a roller coaster ride, or you can choose an even faster mode of transport In the Tower Shot. The resort also has a monorail that comes through it. There are also water slides, Jacuzzi, whirlpools and a large pool for children that provides lots of fun, and this is also very near the beach.
In the pattaya Elephant village you will experience rural Thai life in this inspiring village and here you can learn about the old ways while reveling the presence of exotic fauna. You can take a scenic ride on a specially trained elephant and experience the slow pace of country life not found in the city of Pattaya.
Other activities that you can do is to watch silkworms being harvested to be made into previous thread, try out Thai cooking rituals, trek through the jungles and visit a tame Gibbon. This activity is ideal for those who love nature and for those who are looking for some peace and relaxation away from the busy city life.
Ultra-light flights and light airplane cruises would be great to see the Pattaya countryside from above.
For boxing enthusiasts you can watch Muay Thai boxing which is considered to be the king of martial arts.
If you are an adventurous person then you can try paint ball with a group of friends at Jomtien Paintball World. For 500 baht, you get a hundred balls and face pain, and you are ready for combat.
In Pattaya shooting range, you can try shooting real bullets, i.e., if you are a gun enthusiast.
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