Island (Ko Lan)
Approximately 8km from Pattaya Beach, you will find 3 small islands that are famous for
their white sand, colorful corals and
marine life, which can be viewed from glass-bottomed
boats. Thousands of visitors have been to these
islands. Ko Lan is the largest island, 7.5 km from Pattaya Beach.
Boat services from Pattaya Beach to Ko Lan are available several
times a day.
Each one-way trip is around 45 minutes by normal ferry or 15 minutes by long-tail speedboat. There are various types of accommodation
on Ko Lan. Ko Sak and Ko Khrok are the other 2 islets which are smaller and more peaceful.
Watersport facilities on Ko Lan Island include parasailing, scuba diving, snorkelling, water
skiing and windsurfing. Glass-bottom boats are also available for viewing coral reefs and underwater life. There are many souvenir stalls that sell beachwear and decorative handicrafts, food
stalls and restaurants on the beachfront of this island.
Racha Tiger Zoo
This zoo is located at 336 Mu 6,
Tambon Surasak and can be reached by car or taxi from Bangkok. You can take Sukhumvit Highway, turn
at Sri Racha District and follow the route passing Assumption
Sri Racha School for around 75km or you can either take State
Highway 36 at Kilometre 21, turn left and continue for another 1.5km. It has the largest number of Bengal tigers in Thailand, that were
bred effectively by the farm. There are also a variety of other
animals including crocodiles, ostriches, single hump camels, kangaroos
and exotic birds that are kept in a large cage. For more details telephone: (038)296556
- 8 Fax.296570
It has become the biggest zoo of its kind in the whole world that provides a home
to more than 200 of these big and powerful animals. The zoo is set up in a remarkable and
peaceful surrounding, about 30km from Pattaya. It is 1 of the best day attractions in the Eastern Seaboard.
Tigers are the main reason for the majority of visitors to come to the zoo; however, many other attractions are also available to be found including these:
Queen, a young lady with many poisonous scorpions on her clothing
egg breaking festival (May to August)
Circus and the crocodile wrestling show
Happy Family, the friendship between a tiger, a pig and a dog, living
together making it a 'must see' place.
There are many other animals such as camels, deer, elephants, Peruvian
guinea pigs, wallabies and over 90,000 crocodiles
can feed and touch some of the animals and have your pictures
It's Show Time:
Show is available at 9.00 am, 10.30 am, 1.00 pm, 2.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 4.00 pm and 5.00 pm.
Kenya Acrobatic: 12 noon, 2.30 pm and 4.30 pm
Circus: 11.00 am, 1.30 pm and 3.30 pm
Races every 30 minutes from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm
Years Stone Park and Crocodile Farm
Within almost 70 acres of ground, just a 15 minute ride
from Pattaya, it is a
newer tourist spot created with over 20 years of efforts. This park and zoo is perfect for those who love the nature. It has more than what its name suggests.
Not only is it a living museum of unusual and interesting things of
all the 3 kingdoms - animal, vegetable and mineral, but it also
provides entertaining and rousing shows.
Wrestling: 10.00 am, 11.00 am, 1.00 pm, 2.00 pm, 3.30 pm, 5.00 pm
Martial Art: 10.45 am and 1.45 pm
Performance: 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
taken with tame tigers, bears and lions
trees, over 100 million years old
trained trees over 200 years old
garden of colorful flowers and rare trees
of grotesque shapes and size and shaped like animals, weighing up
to 75 tons each
largest man-made waterfall in Thailand
of both saltwater and freshwater crocodiles, living in peaceful natural
catfish, the world's biggest freshwater fish, weighing about
500 kg (100 kg
shoal of snakehead fish from the Amazon river
fish, the most attractive but nearly extinct species in Thailand
intelligent albino bear and other albino animals as tigers, horses,
camels, tigers, lions, bears, several species of deer etc.
sarus cranes, emus, cassowaries and over 20 ostriches, the largest
group in Thailand
Mini Siam is Thailand's first display of over 100 objects
in midget size from Thailand and several other countries. It is one of the lights that tourists should not miss.
There are also the Temple of dawn, the Temple of
the Emerald Buddha, the Royal Palace and other monuments
from Thailand on show.
Cambodia's Angkor Wat, the Opera House of Sydney, Atomium in Brussels,
the Tower Bridge of London, Mount Rushmore from South Dakota in
the United States, the Neuschwanstein Castle from Germany, Abu Simbel
from Egypt and more. Fascinating craftsmanship makes them look like
Opening hours: 7.00 am to 10.00 pm daily.
387 Sukhumvit Road, Moo 6, Pattaya City, Banglamung, Chonburi
Telephone: (038)421628, 424232 Fax: +66-38-421555
Nooch Tropical Garden
1 of the largest
and most stunning tropical parks in Southeast Asia, just
15 minutes drive east of Pattaya.
This lush garden has become 1 of a tourist attractions, well-known for
its wide varieties of orchid species, palm, cycad, cactus, bromeliad
and bonsai gardens and countless flowers and plants from all over
the world. Some of the highlights include authentic Thai houses, a mini zoo and cultural performances
with classical dancers, traditional ceremonies, Thai boxing and
These are available 3 times a day at 10.15 am, 3.00 pm and 3.45 pm. You can watch these
gentle giants and if you wish you can join them in the fun.
Address Pattaya Office:
1/11-12 Pattaya Klang Road, Moo 9, Pattaya City, Banglamung, Chonburi
Telephone: (66) (38) 429321 Fax: (66) (38) 422958
The Alcazar Cabret Show has been giving audiences
enjoyment from around the world for almost 20 years. You will have an enjoyable experience with the
magic of Alcazars state of the art computerized lighting system
and be dazzled by the effects surrounding sound DTS system. Be prepared
to be entertained in
big and very impressive
style by its staff of 400 greatly
talented artists and performers.
Show Time: 6.30 pm, 8.00 pm and 9.30 pm daily, and 11.00 pm on Saturdays.
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Within Royal Plaza Garden, this museum is the
only one of its kind in Asia that has a high tech theater modified
from a pilot-training simulator, permanent and special displays
of oddities such as animal freaks and irregular human feats, founded upon the popular cartoon feature of the same name.