Pattaya

Overview

Pattaya is a city on Thailand’s eastern Gulf coast known for its beaches. A quiet fishing village as recently as the 1960s, it’s now lined with resort hotels, high-rise condos, shopping malls, cabaret bars and 24-hour clubs. Nearby, hillside Wat Phra Yai Temple features an 18m-tall golden Buddha. The area also features several designer golf courses, some with views of Pattaya Bay.
 
Weather30 °C, Wind S at 11 km/h, 67% Humidity
Local timeSaturday, 9:06 pm
DistrictMueang Pattaya
Population3.2 lakhs (2010)