The tourist hotspots in Thailand is incomplete without the water parks in Pattaya. The large network of water slides and roller coasters may look a bit scary at first, but as you step into it, you will be experiencing one of the best moments of your life. All the family members can have a gala time as these parks have something in store for people of all age groups. So pack your bags this summer for Pattaya as escaping the heat has never been so much fun.
Here are the five amazing water parks in Pattaya:
1. Ramayana Waterpark
Sprawling over an area of 184000 square meters in the Silver Lake area, Ramayana packs in with fifty different water rides ranging from ultra-high speed slides are waiting for those craving for more adrenaline shots to just lazing around in the rivers which knot around the hill base. There are three food centres with cabanas and bars that are open to people of all ages but with some that are restricted to adults only. A stage with a large screen is also there for occasional performances by some notable celebrities. Playing Water polo can also be added to the list of activities available. Other features include personal lockers and car parking, ensuring a convenient experience.
Entry Fee: 100 THB - adults 80 THB - kids
Dress code: Towels, lockers, and inflatable tubes can all be rented for a nominal fee. It is mandatory to wear a swimming cap.
Contact Number: 66-2-487-1000
Timings: 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Must Visit Rides:
1. Mat Racer: Riders pick a mat, choose a lane and challenge their friends in a head down race on The Mat Racer.
2. Aqua Plus: Aqua Play holds several slides perfectly designed for kids (3-14 years), as well as other fun equipment that will entertain all day long – all properly and carefully supervised by specially trained personnel
3. Free Fall: After the floor disappears, riders will feel the thrills of falling freely – almost like an astronaut – and then produce these mega splashes as they will safely arrive in the shutoff lane.
4. Aqua Loop: Like a Formula One driver, riders will experience the pull forces of gravity as they make a 360-degree loop.
How to reach: Fantasia is located at 275 Moo 1, Petchkasem Rd. The easiest way to get there is by simply booking a cab. Ask to be taken to The Mall Bangkae, as many cab drivers might not be familiar with the Water Park's name.
2. Cartoon Network Amazon Waterpark
This Cartoon Network-themed water park in Pattaya has ten entertainment zones divided according to age groups featuring cartoon network characters like Tom and Jerry, Powerpuff Girls, Ben10, and many more. Thirty different enthralling rides dispersed around the entire park ensure you to take on another level of amusement. To ease you out of pesky cash or card handling issues, they provide you with a waterproof credit band. You need to top it up at the start of the day. The lip-smacking dishes await you in Foodville which is an open-air food court. They offer a wide variety of cuisines like Thai, Indian, American, Japanese and more.
Entry Fee: 1,890 THB for adults, and 1,290 THB for children. The package includes food set and locker. Dress code: You can bring your own swimsuits, but it should not include hard or sharp objects, such as rivets, studs, or zips on the back. Contact Number: +66 (0)3 823 7707 Timings: 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Must Visit Rides: 1. Surfers will find their place as it has a special zone called Surf Arena which mimics the breaking wave, which is ideal for surfing. 2. The Mega wave zone features the giant sea waves which are almost identical to the actual ones. 3. The Omniverse is for extreme adrenaline junkies as its design includes high speed entangled roller coasters coupled with sudden variation in gravitational forces and free falls. 4. Fake bottomed capsules provide a breathtaking experience as it goes on to drop you off in the water pools at high speeds. How to reach: Located on the Eastern Seaboard of scenic Bang Saray, Cartoon Network Amazone is a short 20-minute drive, south of Pattaya.
3. Pattaya Park
Pattaya Park is situated on the Jomtien beach with its signature 240 m high tower which also acts as a jumping tower. The tower features three different restaurants serving international cuisines like Thai, Japanese, American and Indian. As the tower gives a 360-degree birds’ eye view of Pattaya, it gives the photo enthusiasts an excellent opportunity for taking some scenic shots. Depending on the type of adrenaline junkie you are, there are three ways to jump off the Pattaya tower – Speed Shutter, Sky Shutter, and Tower Jump. It has an exquisite beachfront location dotted with hawkers, and it is well suited for families. For integrating the thrill factor, there is a Fun Park which has all kinds of exciting rides like the rollercoaster, Viking and monorail. Also, the massive network of water slides and the exclusive Whirlpool ride is sure to give you an unforgettable experience.
Entry Fee: 200 THB (6.5$) for Tower Jump, 300 THB (10$) for 4 activities of your choice and 100 THB (3$) for the water park. Dress code: There is no such strict dress code policy while for water slides, you need to wear swimsuits. Contact Number: +66 38 251 201 Timings: 11:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M. How to reach: Most people departing Bangkok for Pattaya use the bus. The most frequent departures are from the Eastern Bus Terminal located adjacent to the Ekkamai BTS station on Sukhumvit Road at Soi 63 (Soi Ekkamai). Air-conditioned buses leave approximately every thirty minutes between 05:20 and 23:20 each day and cost THB 117.
4. Splashdown Waterpark Pattaya
Splashdown Water park in Pattaya is best suited for teenagers and adults. Inspired by the TV show ‘Total Wipeout’ this park features many obstacle courses which test the fitness levels of the visitors. As you enter, you will be greeted by the world’s tallest inflatable water slide. This is the only option for kids’ entertainment. The most thrilling area in the park – The Big Red Balls, await as you move past the water slide. The challenge is to reach the other side of the pool by hopping on the red coloured jumbo sized balls. Good Luck! As most of the time, you will end up with a mouthful of water while being rescued by the friendly staff. Other major attractions include The Big Blue and The Blob rides. If you get tired while enjoying the ride, you can chill with a cocktail, or you can entice your taste buds with the lip-smacking dishes in the Park restaurant.
Entry Fee: 650 THB for Thais, 1,500 THB for foreigners, these prices apply for adults and children. Dress code: Proper swimwear of Lycra or Nylon has to be worn. Clothes with metal rivets, buttons, buckles & zippers damages the slides. Cotton clothes will not slide, and you will get stuck midway on the slide, leaving you in a potentially dangerous situation. Undergarments are not considered as swimwear, nor are Churidars, Jeans, Cut-offs, etc. are not permitted. Contact Number: +66 (0)92 234 9679 Timings: 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
5. Dream World Waterpark
Dream World is an American styled themed park with loads of entertainment for children and adults as well. Photographers will have a busy day as all the seven wonders of the world are replicated here. This park offers you a nice escape to your childhood memories as you can meet Cinderella, Frog Prince and the sleeping beauty. The Dream World Plaza is a European themed village which is perfect for clicking some scenic shots. There is also a Love garden for couples to create some unforgettable memories. The food here comprises mainly of American-styled fast foods including pizzas, burgers, ice-creams and candy floss. Some Thai options are also available including Som-Tam, Pad Thai and many more. Other highlights include Animal shows and stunt shows.
Entry Fee: 650 THB for entrance and unlimited rides, although this excludes Snow Town which costs 150 THB extra. Dress Code: Traditional swimwear is required at all times. For the safety of all guests, long pants, cut-offs and swimwear with rivets, belts or metal ornaments are not permitted on any slides. Contact Number: +66 (0)2 533 1152. Timings: 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M Must Visit Rides: 1. Sky Coaster & Space Mountain: It is a modern roller coaster, perfect for adrenaline junkies. The Space Mountain is also a coaster which traverses through the mountains. 2. Grand Canyon and Super Splash: These rides provide you with refreshing showers to tone down your thrilling vibes.
The water parks in Pattaya are a great place to experience high-spirited vibes coupled with shrieks of joy. The waterparks are maintained according to international standards, and you can judge it by examining the quality of water. As you have got the necessary information get ready to enjoy the water life in Pattaya.