Top 10 things to do in Map Ta Phut Area

  1. Nong Nooch Tropical Garden
    34/1 Moo 7 Na Chom Thian, Sattahip, Chon Buri 20250 Thailand
    This 500-acre botanical garden is a must-visit attraction in the Map Ta Phut area. It boasts a vast collection of tropical plants, orchids, and cacti, as well as a cultural show and elephant show. Visitors can also enjoy various activities such as cycling, paddle boating, and ziplining.
  2. Rayong Aquarium
    50 Moo 1, Pae, Muang, Rayong, Thailand
    This small but well-maintained aquarium features a diverse range of marine life, including sharks, rays, and sea turtles. Visitors can also learn about the local fishing industry and the conservation efforts to protect the region's aquatic ecosystems.
  3. Ban Phe Market
    Sukhumvit Road, Ban Phe, Rayong, Thailand
    This bustling market is a great place to sample local street food, buy souvenirs, and experience the vibrant atmosphere of a traditional Thai market. Visitors can find everything from fresh seafood to handmade crafts and clothing.
  4. Koh Samet Island
    Rayong Province, Thailand
    Located just off the coast of Rayong, Koh Samet is a beautiful island paradise with pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and lush forests. Visitors can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing, and exploring the island's natural wonders.
  5. Wat Pa Pradu
    Moo 2, Ban Chang, Rayong, Thailand
    This ancient temple is a hidden gem in the Map Ta Phut area, with a stunning golden Buddha statue and intricate carvings and murals. Visitors can also learn about the history and culture of Buddhism in Thailand.
  6. Rayong Night Market
    Sukhumvit Road, T. Tha Pradu, A. Muang, Rayong, Thailand
    This lively night market is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike, with a wide selection of street food, clothing, and souvenirs. Visitors can also enjoy live music and entertainment.
  7. Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate
    Map Ta Phut, Rayong, Thailand
    This massive industrial complex is the heart of Rayong's economy, with a wide range of factories and facilities producing everything from petrochemicals to electronics. Visitors can learn about the industry and the environmental and social impacts of industrial development.
  8. Rayong Golf Club
    99 Moo 2, Tambon Choeng Noen, Amphoe Muang, Rayong, Thailand
    This 18-hole golf course is a favorite among golf enthusiasts, with challenging holes and scenic views of the surrounding mountains and countryside. Visitors can also enjoy the clubhouse and restaurant.
  9. Rayong Beach
    Amphoe Mueang Rayong, Rayong, Thailand
    This long and wide sandy beach is a popular destination for sunbathing, swimming, and water sports. Visitors can also enjoy the local seafood restaurants and beach bars.
  10. Khao Chamao-Khao Wong National Park
    Khao Chamao, Amphoe Klaeng, Rayong, Thailand
    This beautiful national park features lush forests, waterfalls, and wildlife, including gibbons and hornbills. Visitors can hike, camp, and explore the natural wonders of the park.