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Chonburi Province:

            Chonburi province is on the eastern coast of Thailand and is popular as a weekend getaway because of its proximity to Bangkok. Chonburi province has beautiful beaches and one the most famous beach resorts of the world, Pattaya, is located here.

              Millions of foreign tourists visit Pattaya each year not just for its beaches but also for its nightlife, golf courses, watersports, restaurants, cabaret shows, and zoos. The best part is that Chonburi province is just two hours away from Bangkok and you can either go for a day trip or an extended one.

              In Amphur Bo Thong District of Chonburi province you will find the Ang Phak Nam waterfall and Khao Cha Ang stone mountain. The Ang Phak Nam waterfall is a 5-level waterfall on the Khao Yai range. The walk to the waterfall is 1.5 kilometers long through a forest which is home to many wild animals and birds. Khao Cha Ang is a stone mountain and is famous for its minerals and semi-precious stones. Embedded in the mountain is also a cave which is inhabited by over one hundred thousand fruit bats. Besides this, there are other caves namely Water Cave, Laplae Cave, and Dragon Cave. More...

Chonburi Demographic Data :

Capital: Chonburi
Area: 4,363.0 km²
Ranked 51st
Inhabitants: 1,040,865 (2000)
Ranked 16th
Pop. density: 239 inh./km²
Ranked 13th
ISO 3166-2: TH-20
Governor: Pracha Terat
(since November 2006)



Chonburi Tourist Attractions:

  • Wat Yai Inthraram
  • Khao Phra Phutthabat Bang Sai
  • Phra Phutthasihing Shrine
  • Thammanimit Temple
  • Ang Sila Fishing Village
  • Khao Sam Muk
  • The Marine Scientific Institute
  • Nacha Sa Thai Chue Shrine
  • Laem Thaen
  • Nong Mon Market
  • Sriracha Tiger Zoo
  • Ko Sichang Zoo
  • Mondop Atop Buddha's Footprint
  • Ban Sukhawadde
  • Underwater World
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