Things to Do in Pattaya for Couples
When looking for things to do in Pattaya for couples the list is almost endless.
Not only fun on the water with so many water activities but on land the opportunities are again almost endless.
Water skiing in Pattaya
North Pattaya Beach, South Pattaya Beach, Jomtien Beach and Koh Larn Island are the most popular water skiing locations.
Lakeland Cable Water Ski, located at KM 150.5 on Sukhumvit Highway has fresh water skiing facilities.
Windsurfing in Pattaya
Jomtien Beach is the nerve centre for windsurfing.
Here courses are offered for beginners.
Pattaya Windsurf Club at Jomtien Beach conducts competitions in windsurfing.
The best months to do windsurfing here are from October to June.
Sailing in Pattaya
Pattaya has ideal conditions for sailing all round the year.
Sailboats are available for hire.
Most popular rental services are Hobie Cats, Lasers and Prindles.
Fishing in Pattaya
Pattaya has many fishing parks and ponds, where tourists are allowed to fish by paying a fee.
They charge extra for equipment and some even charge for the fish caught, if you want to take it with you.
Fishing in seawater is also a popular activity among tourists.
Many operators organise fishing expeditions to the waters near Manwichai, Ri and Kram islands, where you will find marlin, barracuda and king mackerel.
Scuba Diving and Snorkelling in Pattaya
The islands Koh Pai, Koh Manwichai, Koh Luam and Koh Rim are popular destinations for scuba diving and snorkelling tourists due to the presence of abundant corals and fishes.
Parasailing in Pattaya
The entire Pattaya region has facilities for this sport.
Many hotels with private beaches offer this facility for their guests.
Koh Larn island has better infrastructure for parasailing, with offshore platforms for taking off and landing above sea.
Golfing in Pattaya
Pattaya is quite famous for its picturesque golf courses.
There are nine 18-hole courses and a mini course at Asia Hotel.
Equipment, caddy and green fees are very reasonable.
Some popular courses need to be booked in advance during weekdays.
Tennis in Pattaya
Many Pattaya hotels have lawn tennis courts, with some even providing coaching facilities.
Most hotels give preference to their guests, though outsiders are allowed to play.
Go Karting in Pattaya
Pattaya Kart Speedway has 400m and 700m tracks for go karting.
Mini Siam and K R Gokart also have similar facilities.
A professional 1080m track is located at Bira International Circuit.
This is a fun-filled game that needs planning, skill and courage.
It is played in wooded areas, with players in camouflage clothes.
Two teams compete against each other and try to get the opponents flag to home base.
Paintball-marking guns are used to strike opponents with paintballs.
A player is eliminated if a paintball hits him and bursts, leaving him covered with a non-toxic dye.
Badminton in Pattaya
For 24-hour badminton facilities, visit Pattaya Badminton Court on Soi 17.
Jogging in Pattaya
Pattaya Fitness Park on top of Pattaya Hill has a wonderful jogging track, where joggers can enjoy the panoramic view as well.
Jogging is also possible along the promenade located across Pattaya Bay and along the Jomtien Beach.
Motor Racing in Pattaya
Many international motorcar and motorcycle racing events are held at Bira International Circuit at KM14 on Route36.
The 2.4km track here is suited for F3 racing.
For reasonable fees, visitors are allowed to race their two-wheelers and four-wheelers along the challenging tracks.
Horse Riding in Pattaya
The Horse Sport Centre at KM 11 on Route 36, near the Bira International Circuit, offers horse-riding facilities along with lessons, if required.
Jungle and mountain rides are possible on Australian thoroughbreds.