Pattaya is one of the leading resort cities of Thailand and is popular amongst foreigners and expats who book tour packages for holidays by the seaside in the Land of Smiles - Thailand. This leading tourist destination in Asia packs in a lot in its cusp ranging from scenic coastal scenery to electrifying nightlife.
PattayaTravellers who visit Pattaya during their holidays can also participate in a wide range of beach fun activities such as beach volleyball and dune bugging apart from a wide range of water sports. The all inclusive packages for this resort town include leading aquatic fun activities like water boarding, snorkelling, deep sea diving, zip rides, deep sea fishing and sailing.
Climate and Best Time to VisitDue to this destination's tropical weather, the period of December to February features the perfect weather to seek out a wide range of activities for memorable seaside holidays. However getting deals on tour packages during the period tend to be quite tricky. Those planning their visit in the shoulder months of November and March would greatly benefit from the numerous deals on tickets as well as accommodations to the destination.
Eating OutPattaya features a multitude of food and beverage outlets serving everything from traditional Thai food to Asian and Continental specialties. One may find restaurants of all sorts in the region, from pricy and recherché resort restaurants to beach side shacks that serve a range of appetising cuisines. The destination also features a fascinating line up of modest roadside eateries for those who wish to follow the destination’s street food craze.
ShoppingShopping remains one of the major activities for those planning luxury holidays to Pattaya. Given the fairly large window of opportunities in terms of shopping in Pattaya, it would almost be a crime to be in Pattaya and not shop. If you are planning to invest on tour packages for luxury holidays to Pattaya - just brace yourself to expect a huge variety when it comes to shopping. Grand shopping malls, superstores and supermarkets are aplenty in Pattaya, making it easy for most tourists to find their little piece of souvenir to carry back home.
Popular HotelsWith nearly 200 hotels to take your pick from, Pattaya is second to none when it comes to offering shade and shelter to its visitors. Most visitors who spend on luxury tour packages for holidays to the destination believe that the choices are virtually endless as every street and beach is crammed full with places to stay. The destination ensures that it puts the best of each available category right at its visitor's fingertips, be it a beachfront luxurious property, a hidden boutique hotel, an architecturally stimulating retreat or 19th-Century European-style mansions.
Tips and AdviceThough the culture of the region is in contrast with the western world, the locals are quite friendly and are forgiving of cultural faux pas. But it makes sense to not hurt local sentiments. Visitors booking holiday packages to the destination must avoid getting into conversations about politics and remain mindful of not disparaging the king or the royal family. One must refrain from indulging in consumption or trafficking or drugs at the destination as it may lead to serious repercussions.