Pattaya Information

Travel and Local Information Guide

The Pattaya information below will give you a comprehensive guide to everything you need to know in order to get the most out of your time in Thailand’s Fun City. If you are thinking of booking your holiday here, you should definitely start on this page. Check out what time of year offers the best weather or the most exciting festivals, plan your journey there and see where the important amenities are located.

Fortunately, Pattaya is easy to get to and even easier to get around. It has its own small airport nearby and is an easy two-hour journey from Suvarnabhumi Airport, without the need to drive through Bangkok. Once in the city, it uses a very simple grid network of roads, with various public transport options available. As you will see from our information about Pattaya, the weather is at its best around December and January.

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Getting Around Pattaya

  • Getting around Pattaya

    Getting around Pattaya

    Most of Pattaya Beach’s hotels, clubs, bars and shops are condensed into an area that spans little more than a few Read More»

  • GrabTaxi in Pattaya

    GrabTaxi is a simple and free mobile app which makes it easy to find comfortable and convenient transport in and around Read More»

  • Getting from Bangkok to Pattaya

    Pattaya is just a 2 hour drive from Bangkok on good wide roads. Buses leave every half hour from Sukhumvit Soi 63, and Read More»

  • Pattaya Bus Terminals

    The air-conditioned buses leaving regularly from the bus terminals around Pattaya offer fantastic value for money on Read More»

  • U-Tapao Pattaya

    Pattaya Airport

    Situated at midway between Pattaya and Rayong, U-Tapao International Airport is part of the Royal Thai Navy Air Division Read More»

  • Pattaya Maps

    Pattaya Maps

    Our interactive map displays all available hotels with photos, facilities and guest comments as well as attractions, Read More»

Useful Info about Pattaya

Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show 2016

One of the major marine events in Southeast Asia, the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show brings you the finest in luxury Read More...

Top of the Gulf Regatta Thailand 2017

The biggest multi-class regatta in Asia, the Top of the Gulf Regatta incorporates the Coronation Cup at the Thailand Read More...

MAYA Music Festival in Pattaya

Skilfully combining Thai culture and ancient art with great modern dance music, MAYA Music Festival is fast becoming one Read More...

10 Things to Do in Pattaya When It Rains

Pattaya’s weather is generally very good for most of the year, but it still has a rainy season. Make the most of a damp Read More...

Weather in Pattaya

Weather & Climate

Pattaya’s weather is hot all year round. The average peak temperature is 29 degrees Celsius. Located near the top of the Read More...

Pattaya Maps

Pattaya Maps

Our interactive map displays all available hotels with photos, facilities and guest comments as well as attractions, Read More...

5 Most Common Scams to Avoid in Pattaya

5 Most Common Scams to Avoid in Pattaya

Pattaya, just like any other tourist resort around the world, has its share of confidence tricksters, snake oil salesmen Read More...

Events & Festivals in Pattaya

Events & Festivals in Pattaya

Pattaya is a thriving, cosmopolitan city in which people from various cultures converge. Proof of this vibrancy, are the Read More...

Tips and Phone Numbers

Besides the usual warnings like watch your belongings, here's a few tips to help you avoid nasty mishaps and enjoy your Read More...

Hospitals & Health

In general, the quality of Pattaya's medical care is second only to Bangkok. If you plan to get a major procedure done Read More...

Pattaya Real Estate

Pattaya is an international playground of note, with the rare distinction of being both a beach destination and having Read More...

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