Along the eastern portion of the Gulf of Thailand contains some of the most famous beaches in Thailand. The area has been branded as a party and tourist hub with beach resorts catering to young travelers, expatriates and families. The long stretches of beautiful beaches and multiple islands have attracted many tourist developments.
This guide is an interactive tour of the five of the most popular beaches on the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand. The beaches included within the guide are Bang Saen Beach, Pattaya Beach, Jomtien Beach, Ko Samet and Ko Samae San. The guide is intended to provide travel intelligence to independent travelers looking to learn more about the beaches they visit. It details the history, environmental qualities and the varying recreational activities available at each location. The guide also provides directions on how to reach each destination from Bangkok.