On the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand lies a vast number of beaches and hotels. It was here that are the best seaside resorts, and one of them - Pattaya, perhaps the most famous area for holidays in Thailand.
It is hard to imagine that twenty years ago about this little fishing village not even heard in the world, with the exception of the Thais themselves, but the Europeans who came here to work. Now it brings Pattaya Thailand resort glory. Sandy beaches, clear water and coconut palms attract millions of people.
Patttayya - it's not just sun, sea and sand as it may seem at first glance. Of course, a man going here for the first time and talks. But there is something to see, where to go, where to relax. And the best attractions of Pattaya will open its doors to you!
A place that just can not not like it
You should definitely visit the crocodile farm. And do not be fooled because of the name - there are not only crocodiles. Coming here, you will never find yourself in an amazing place - a park millionletnih stones. If you are a fan of hiking and sightseeing - this is what you need! A variety of bizarre rocks, scenic hiking trails, flower-filled garden, a sparkling waterfall flowing into the lake - is it possible to remain indifferent to such a landscape ?!
But that's not all. A small zoo in the park will introduce you with ostriches, zebras, exotic birds, and even white tigers. The lake fish are found incredible size, but quite friendly. They love to beg for food from tourists.
And, of course, crocodiles. Here you can meet individuals of different sizes and ages. Looking for the first time in the cages may get the impression that they are not alive at all - lie on the beach, opened his mouth and did not even move. However, so much fun as feeding, dispel all your doubts about the authenticity of the animals. This happens in the following way - you will be given a large bamboo pole with a piece of meat on the end, and go! Feed not your health! You can even tease a little bit - not terrible, because you're a top, toothy bottom, and each tries to grab the first meal.
At a certain time held here crocodile show - quite a fascinating insight in which several trainers will show you that toothy not that terrible and they can be worn on the hands, put in your mouth head, feed the palm - in short, courageous people, what can I say ! Leaving crocodile farm you will the sea of emotions and lots of great pictures.
Place unification of the four elements
On the north coast resort is located is another unique attraction - the Temple of Truth. Although the temple is not an ancient monument as its construction is still going on, do not visit this place, so do not see the main thing is not to feel the spirit of these amazing places.
Just a huge temple and its architecture immediately catches the eye, it can be regarded indefinitely. And the interior is not inferior to the outside. Here you will see elaborately carved woodwork scenes depicting ancient mythology and religion of different countries: India, China, Thailand. By the way, the church is completely wood - working on it the best craftsmen carving.
Here, like a fairy tale, there are four elements: water, fire, earth, air. Each element has its place - the bas-reliefs at the corners of the building, and one looks strictly in a certain direction, on opposite sides of the world.
This landmark solar Pattaya attracts people of all over the world, no wonder it is recognized artistic value of religious art.
Coral islands around Pattaya attracts its clear water and white sandy beaches. Forty minutes by boat - and you find yourself in paradise! There is entertainment for all beach lovers: jet ski, skydiving in emerald water, scuba diving. You can take a glass-bottom boat and sail, enjoying the sun, sea and underwater life.
After outdoor activities, go to one of the local restaurants and try the excellent seafood and fishing enthusiasts can enjoy dinner, caught with their hands.
That's where paradise for shoppers! The vast expanse of water, on which there are shops and restaurants, built on stilts. Walk on the market is carried out both on foot and by boat, where you can purchase local handmade souvenirs, products of the finest silk, and also try the Thai national dish.
Be sure to see the different shows, which offers tourists a floating market. Thai boxing over the water and on the stage, traditional dancing, playing various musical instruments, and even glasses.
Very interesting place, and not a lot of tourists, no hustle and bustle. Here you can spend the whole day and watch the stunning sunset.
If you look at the sights of Pattaya on the map, you will find that they are not so much. But all of them are of great interest. Each place is unique, and in each you will find for yourself something special.
The locals are quite friendly to tourists, it is no wonder Thailand is called the "Land of Smiles". And if you speak English, the communication will become and not stressful. The main positive attitude - then your vacation will be like a real fairy tale!