To Pattaya can easily be reached in 2 hours by mini bus (Shuttle bus) from Bangkok airport. The first feature of the country is faced by most tourists and travelers is humid hot climate. You should think about whether you have any disease that may be exacerbated in such a climate.
The view from the observation platform
You come to Pattaya, have chosen a suitable area to stay, hotels, what to do now? Where can I go? First, you came to the sea, so the first thing to visit is the beach. Beach area at this resort stretches along the entire city and is divided into Northern part ( the Naklua road, Wongamat), the Central part ( the mini-town Jomtien) and South.

Beach in Pattaya is not too clean, at the same time, as the experience of tourists, the clean beach area is located in the North of the city. On Pattaya beach you will often be approached Thais to sell some Souvenirs, cosmetic products and various Goodies. Treat them with a smile!

If you want to see clear water, it is safe to head to the nearby island of Koh LARN. From the pier in Pattaya located in the South, to the island every half hour ferries, the ticket costs 30 baht(30 rubles). The island has several beaches, around 4-5, where you can soak up the sunshine and gentle sea. Also on the island you can rent bikes, deck chairs, boats and jet skis. There are many good cafes.

In the vicinity of Pattaya also has many other beautiful Islands: Koh Kood (this is the coconut lagoon, with tall palm trees and white sand ), Ko Chang (very beautiful place), Samet (here, the water really is azure and the sand is like the famous chocolate with coconut filling). On the Island you can ride jet skis, boats, parachutes, make a temporary henna tattoo, try the local food, even rent a house to live in. Sea, more precisely, the Gulf of Thailand, very beautiful, especially at sunset.
The view from the roof of the Palace hotel Ayara
In addition to water activities, the city has plenty of places to visit. The first is a pedestrian street Walking Street. The evening is going on here is insane. Thais show different shows. You can meet Turkish ice cream, which shows the magic, just magicians. On the street you can see a real makeshift Thai Boxing. Here spent their vacation people from all over the world. A large number of Americans, Chinese and of course Russian. Around plenty of clubs, restaurants and cafes. In the morning all the humming and pathos turns into a normal street with shops and the pedestrian part of the road becomes.

It should be noted that in each step there is a tour Agency where you can purchase a tour. Be sure to visit "the River Kwai". As they say experienced guides that not having been on Que, you saw the real Thailand.

The tour includes rafting on the river with a rapid current in the vests, visit to two beautiful waterfalls, elephant trekking in the tropics, elephant show in the local village, floating village, visiting the teak factory. Excursion from street travel agents costs about 2,500 rubles.

For adventurers are offered riding on quads through the tropics. The price is the same. From this trip it is impossible to remain indifferent, is a big splash of adrenaline and new emotions.

In General, Pattaya is a good place for a foreign holiday, with respect to the budget. Go for adventure!