Pattaya, located on Thailand’s eastern seaboard is a family-friendly destination known for its beautiful beaches, diverse attractions, and a range of activities suitable for all ages. The city is approximately just 160 kilometers (100 miles) from the country’s capital city of Bangkok, thus it is very much accessible to travel by land. Transfer from Suvanabhummi International Airport can be through private car rental service or tour bus. Direct public bus are also available from the airport at a very affordable fare. The bus ride will take about two (2) hours only.

The city offers several stunning beaches, including Pattaya Beach, Jomtien Beach, and Wong Amat Beach. teeming with fun-filled activities. These sandy shores are perfect for family outings and swimming. Families can enjoy various water sports like jet skiing, banana boat rides, snorkeling, and parasailing. The city boasts attractions like Cartoon Network Amazone Water Park, Mini Siam, and Underwater World Pattaya aquarium, catering to family fun and education. Boat tours and island cruises provide opportunities to explore nearby islands; Koh Larn being the most popular – which is only a 45-minute ride from Pattaya’s harbor (called Bali Hai Pier). 

You may also discover Thai culture and traditions at the Sanctuary of Truth, a remarkable wooden temple showcasing traditional architecture. The Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden offers beautiful gardens and cultural shows as well. Pattaya Floating Market is another new tourist destination that features Thai cultural conservation located in the heart of Pattaya city. It also has ethical elephant sanctuaries, allowing families to interact with these gentle giants responsibly and learn about wildlife conservation.

Shopping and dining is also an attraction as the city has a diverse culinary scene with a plethora of Thai and international restaurants. Night markets and shopping centers offer souvenirs and street food. Family-friendly cabaret shows like Tiffany’s Show and Alcazar Cabaret, known for dazzling performances suitable for all ages can also be experienced.

Pattaya is not just about nightlife; it has evolved into a family-oriented destination where you can enjoy natural beauty, culture, and activities for all family members, ensuring a memorable trip.

Proximity to Bangkok
Fun Water Activities
Cultural Experiences
Elephant Sanctuaries
Family-Friendly Attractions
Shopping and Dining


The ICUE 2024 will be held at the gorgeous Long Beach Garden Hotel and Pavilions, located at Naklua 16, Pattaya City. The hotel boasts a private beach with amazing sunset views that will surely create memorable experiences. The hotel has various accommodations ranging from superior rooms to garden villas.

The Organizing Committee of ICUE 2024 has specially arranged very good room deals for its delegates. You may book directly at the hotel WEBSITE and use the Promo Code: ICUE2024 from 04 January 2024 onwards for stay during 20-24 October 2024 only.