Traveling is one of the most enthralling experiences in a person’s life. It gives you a chance to explore new cultures, indulges in new skills, meets new people and besides everything else relax and unwind at nature’s most beautiful and serene places. Travel enthusiasts will agree that you can never have enough of traveling and each time it’s a different experience. For this reason, many people prefer having several shorter getaways throughout the year instead of a single long vacation. That way they can keep up with their travel cravings. Unfortunately, traveling is expensive and most people who look for constant traveling throughout a single year look out for budget trips.
If you are looking for an exciting destination for a short getaway that has a bit of everything and is not too heavy on the pocket, look no further than Pattaya in Thailand. Although Thailand has managed to grab a lot of attention in the recent past for its exotic pristine beaches, however, travelers generally skip this small town near the capital and fly farther to Phuket, Krabi or Koh Samui. It is probably because, for many years since the development of Pattaya after the 1960s, the town had a notorious reputation for its shady nightlife. However, in the past decade, Pattaya has evolved into a very tourist friendly destination that has something to offer for everything. Here’s why tour to Pattaya should be your next getaway.
Reaching Pattaya is extremely easy and does not require any additional connections unlike other Thai islands such as Phuket and Samui. You can take a direct flight to Bangkok and take a 3-hour drive to reach Pattaya. If you are in a group or a family, it is recommended that you rent a car, which is pretty economical in Thailand. If you are traveling alone or do not want to drive, you can easily find buses to Pattaya from the airport. Alternatively, ride-sharing services such as Grab are also a great option.
The Happening Vibe
Pattaya will not let you get bored for a single minute. It is by far one of the most happening and bustling towns in the country. Pattaya’s village is dotted with excellent nightclubs and pubs that have one of `the best music and party scenes. Other than that there are fantastic shopping and food options. From delicious finger-licking street food to excellent dining options, Pattaya has everything to suit your taste and budget.
Although it is famous as a beach town, Pattaya has many attractions other than the beach. From water parks to exciting cultural shows, Pattaya is full of activities for people of all ages. If you are a nature and animal lover, you will fall in love with the beautiful elephant sanctuaries and the safari world which is one of the best safaris in the world. For those who are into adventure sports and thrill, they can try zip lining, deep sea diving and can even experience a tandem jump from 14000 feet in the sky at the very economical process.