Mimosa Pattaya is a new attraction and shopping area not far from Pattaya city. With its interesting architecture, Mimosa can deliver good atmosphere and spots for visitors to take photos. There are also massage shops cafe and several other relaxing spots, in other word, this place is another place for visitors who would like to enjoy an alternative atmosphere when coming to Pattaya city. The location of Mimosa is just opposite to Ambassador City Jomtien Hotel.
Mimosa Pattaya was established with approximately 1 Billion investment to create a new attraction on the area of about 17 acres (40 Rais). It was built under the concept of "The City of Love" (providing various ankles of love aspects) through arts and architecture decorated. The architecture of building and structure here are in ancient France style. The official of opening for tourists to visit is 14 FEB 2013.
The atmosphere of Mimosa is just like chic shopping area decorated with a little natural circumstance. With the concept of love city, there are a lot of wedding photos hanging on many places in the area. There are also spots of interesting objects for visitors to take photos. A small canal in the middle of the area is a major decoration to make this place look more relax and comfortable to walk around. On its main walkway, there are buildings facing towards one another, where the buildings are mainly restaurants and shops, so not only are products available in Mimosa, but there are also places to eat include bakery, cafe and food center (coupons needed). Besides, sometimes visitors can see shows at the stage in the area.
Mimosa Pattaya is located opposite to Ambassador City Jomtien, open from 11.00-23.00. Those who drive from Pattaya can drive there via Sukhumvit Road. On the other hand, those who do not have a private car can go to Mimosa by White Songthaew, which is able to take at Sukhumvit Road in the city (by the way to Sattahip).
Note that Mimosa now is still under construction in some part.
Alangkarn Theater Pattaya Far from here about: 1.3 km.
Thai Alangkarn Theater is one of interesting places in Pattaya for tourists to visit. Instead of presenting the standard Thai traditional dances that could be seen elsewhere easily, Thai Alangkarn Theater presents Thai culture in a Panoramic concept - the set of multi-dimension techniques of presentation, including pyrotechnics, multi-color Laser show, and real surround sound system. This kind of presentation will likely interest you as tourists visit Pattaya.
Pattaya Floating Market Far from here about: 3.4 km.
Thai Floating Market Pattaya is seen as both an attraction, and a place for shopping in Pattaya. The concept of this floating market is to provide Thai traditional and cultures from 4 areas of Thailand, Northern, Southern, Central, and Northearthen, so Thai traditional and cultural shows and products are presented in the market. As it is floating market, a lot of merchants offer traditional Thai food, while they are on their boat. Thai Floating Market Pattaya is beside Sukhumvit Road near the city, and there are buses that visitors can take from the beach road.
Jomtien Beach (Hat Jomtien) is another beach that visitors choose to take a rest. This is because the beach is a lot quieter than Pattaya Beach. Also, Jomtien beach is known as a place for enjoying water sports such as wind serve, jet skis, banana boats, and so on. Well maintaining clean seawater is the reason why water sports in Jomtien is always popular. Beach beds under umbrellas are also available along this beach. Jomtien Beach is located at 4 kilometers south of Pattaya City.
Pattaya Underwater World Far from here about: 6.6 km.
A new tourist attraction in town is the largest and most modern ocean aquarium in Asia, boasting a 100-meter-long, 6.4-centimeter-thick acrylic pedestrian tunnel through an underwater environment filled with dozens of marine species. Located just 200 meters south of Tesco Lotus in South Pattaya, the new theme park covers a total area of 12-rai and is housed in a structure similar to a large circus tent. The aquarium itself houses more than 4,000 marine animals, comprising more than 200 different species from the region as well as some rare creatures from overseas. Top in the Visitors must-see list is the rare shovelnose ray, a hybrid between a shark and a stingray.
Admission fee for adults is 500 baht and children is 300 baht.
Wihan Sian is a Chinese-style building where Chinese antiquities and arts of Chinese religious beliefs are presented inside this three-storey building. There are also pavilion halls around the three-storey building. As the arts are unique and beautiful, it is attractive to visitors who like to see Chinese art works. Its location is near Wat Yansangwararam, where visitors should go there by hiring a metered taxi or Song Teaw.
Wat Yansangwararam is a temple under the king of Thailands patronage. Wat Yansangwararam is believed to be the heaven for those who love to meditate and practice it sincerely. Wat Yansangwararam also offers different meditation courses for common men. The meditation classes are held from 6.00 till18.00 hrs. Nearby is a Chinese-style building called "Wihan Sian" housing antiques and art objects from China. This elegant temple was established with an intention to gift the world new means of spirituality and has been used to enlighten the tourists as well as the native travelers. The elegant simplicity of the architecture of the temple is in perfect harmony with the environment.
Nong Nooch Tropical Garden Pattaya Far from here about: 8.2 km.
When talking about beautiful botanical gardens, Nong Nooch is one of them as it not only is a largest one in Southeast Asia (approximately 600 acres), but also is the most beautiful one. In Educational point of view, Nong Nooch is a place collecting a variety of rare plants from different countries, and also collecting local as well as aquatic animals. Additionally, in Nong Nooch Pattaya, visitors can see performances of spectacular elephants, and Thai cultural shows, where the shows are performed 4 times a day. Nong Nooch is located at just 10 minutes by car from South Pattaya.
Pattaya Elephant Village Far from here about: 8.7 km.
Pattaya Elephant Village is an attraction in Pattaya that provides information about Thai elephant. It is a popular place for foreign visitors. Also, Pattaya Elephant village also focus on elephant prevention, so this place would not be an issue for nature-loving visitors. Apart from providing the information, the village also offers touring the village by riding on an elephant, where it is normal package and trekking one (more expensive). This village can be seen as an alternative attraction style in Pattaya. Its location is 2 kilometers on the right of Suthawat Temple.
Siriporn Orchid Pattaya Far from here about: 8.7 km.
Siriporn Orchid is a well-known orchid garden in Pattaya. At there, visitors will be able to see a variety of beautiful orchids, such as Pompadours, Golden, Vandas, Cattleyas. Although a plenty of flowers will bloom during a rainy season, visitors can still see a naturally beautiful garden for the other times. Because of that point, there are tourists visiting the garden throughout a year. There are flowers and plants available for visitors to purchased, and there is also a small lake for visitors to see and feed fish. The location of Siriporn Orchid is near Wat Soodthawath which is at Nern Plub Wan Road connecting to Sukhumvit Road, Central Pattaya. Visitors can go there by a Songthaew or motorcycle.
Bang Saray (Bang Sa-re) Far from here about: 8.7 km.
Bang Saray is one of attractions in Chonburi that is renowned for a quiet beach, seafood restaurants, and fishing. On the south part of Bang Saray, there is a fishing place as the level of the sea is deep enough. On the other hand, the beach is located on the north part of Bang Sarey. In other words, it is an alternative place for tourist to enjoy some rest peacefully. There are also accommodations available so it is not difficult for visitors to find a room to stay. Visitors might need to hire a metered taxi or Song Taew to go to Bang Saray as it is far from Pattaya about 16 Kilometers.
A well known tourist place in Pattaya is Pattaya park due to offering a set of activites such as Sky Shuttle, Speed Shuttle and Tower Jump. In particular Tower Jump, it is one of the most interesting activity because not only can you see a panoramic view from the highest of the Pattaya park tower, but you can also try jumping to the ground by the activity program.
Khao Chi Chan features a sculptural image erected to honor His Majesty King erected to honor is Majesty King Bhumibol on te occasion of te 50th anniversary of his enthronenment. The image is a sitting figure called Pang Man Wichai and copied from Phra Phuttawarachabopit which combines both Sukhothai and Lanna arts. The images is 109 meters in eight and 70 meters and the figure is named Phra Phuttamaha Wachirauttamapat Satsada that means the Buddha who has brightness and sublimity like Mahawachira. There are many kinds of plant surrounding and huts for the visitors.
Wat Phra Yai Pattaya (Big Buddha Hill) Far from here about: 9.6 km.
One of most tourist spots in Pattaya is Wat Phra Yai (Or Big Buddha Wat). This is because the image Buddha is so huge. Visitors usually come to see how huge it be and also pay respect at the image Buddha. Some visitor hit the bells, around the hill, from the start to the end because they believe a lot of good things will happen to them after doing so. The location of Wat Phra Yai is on the hill near Suan Chaloemphrakiet and Wang Sam Sian.
Wang Sam Sien Pattaya Far from here about: 9.7 km.
Wang Sam Sien is a place in pattaya presenting the collection of Chinese antique works, such as statues from Chinese history and stories of the 24 gratitutes. Visitors can enter Wang Sam Sien everyday with free of charge. There is also a garden presenting natural atmosphere. There is a restaurant for serving tourists as well. The location of Wang Sam Sien is on Pattaya hill very near Wat Phra Yai (Big Buddha).
Three Kingdoms Theme Park Far from here about: 10.1 km.
Three Kingdoms Theme Park is one that is listed as Pattaya tourist attractions. It was established with a purpose of giving new means of creativity to the world, and it has been used to entertain either the tourists or the native travelers.The central theme of the park was formed by Romance of the Three Kings, which is the renowned historical Chinese novel. Inside the park,there are a number of wonderful architectures that encourage the park look beautiful due to a combination of Chinese and Thai constructive pattern. Besides, there is also a wonderful veranda tile painted with the Romance of the Three Kingdom story. The location of Three Kingdoms Theme Park is at 100 Mu 9, Pong sub-district, Banglamung.
Silverlake Winery Pattaya Far from here about: 10.1 km.
Silverlake vineyard is currently seen as an attraction in Pattaya. It is the place that Thai tourists often visit when coming to Pattaya. Vineyard and winery is an aim of Silverlake established at the first place, but because of becoming as a popular place, Siverlake currently offers beautiful views and activities, such as Riding an ATV, bicycle, or wheeling boat. Silverlake is also a place for organizing events since its area is very large. Additionally, visitors are able to see sunset at the lake of Silverlake during October February. Silverlake is located at about 20 kilometers from Pattaya to Bang-Sarae, so it is not difficult to go, but it could take your time for a day to enjoy there.
Pattaya Hill (Khao Phra Bat) Far from here about: 10.3 km.
It is accessible by an asphalt road, which leads up to the hilltop. Khao Phra Bat Pattaya is now the site of the Naval Radio Station where the monument of Krom Luang Chumphon Khet Udomsak, the Father of Royal Thai Navy, is situated. A sacred Buddha image is also enshrined on the hilltop. The viewpoint on the hilltop offers a panoramic view of Pattaya City and Pattaya Bay.
The Ripleys believe It or Not Pattaya Far from here about: 10.7 km.
The Ripleys Believe it or Not Museum in Pattaya presents a great number of abnormal stories all over the world. There are creepy hunted houses, museum, and 4-d Motion Movie Theater. Currently, there is also Louis Tussauds wax works for visitors to take a photo with. Visitors could spend several hours on enjoying all of them. The Ripleys Believe it or Not in Pattaya is located in Royal Garden Plaza, which is very near Pattaya Beach. However, the pictures showed for this Ripleys Believe it or Not Museum are only around the museum, because the collection need to be show inside only.
Art in Paradise Pattaya Far from here about: 12.3 km.
Art in Paradise Pattaya is another great place for tourists to visit in Pattaya City because it is, in the present, the first and only one illusion art museum - the museum presenting Anamorphosis. Additionally, visitors can enjoy the museum interactively by taking photos of your posture with 3d illusion painting or even touching the painting. Besides, its location is really great since it is in the city, Near North Pattaya Big C Supercenter. Not surprisingly, the museum is popular for visitors in different ages, especially kids.