Pattaya offers over 20 word class golf courses within a short drive. Facilities also exist for a range of water sports including scuba diving.
Pattaya also offers clean white beaches at Pattaya Beach, Jomtien Beach and those on Ko Lan (Coral Island). Off shore there are a number of quiet islands with coral reefs which can be explored in glass bottomed boats or snorkeling and diving.
To reach Pattaya, flights are made to Bangkok International Airport with a two hour drive to the city. The Thai government is currently investing in a new international airport in Pattaya. Flights times are circa 10 hours from the UK.