Rayong is a beautiful city on the eastern coast of Thailand. The province has approximately hundred kilometre long coast and has some of the most beautiful and untouched beaches in Thailand. The city is popular among the locals for its beautiful and secluded beaches, fruit farms and seafood.
Local Thai families and students throng the city during weekends and during vacations. They frequent the city to enjoy a peaceful beach vacation away from the tourist crowds and savour the authentic seafood delicacies of the region. Tourists who wish to enjoy a cup of genuine afternoon tea in Rayong should visit the CU lounge &bar at the popular international hotel in the city.
Island hopping is one of the popular activity in Rayong. Tourists can indulge in activities like snorkelling, scuba diving and boating in the clear waters of the islands. There are many islands in and around the city. Koh Samet is a popular island that offers many exciting activities along with amazing views and beautiful beaches. Tourists can plan a day visit to the island and return to Rayong to enjoy a cup of genuine afternoon tea in Rayong with family and friends.
Savouring the local seafood is one of the must do activities while visiting Rayong. There are many street side stalls, restaurants and upscale restaurants in international hotels that serve tasty and authentic seafood menus to the tourists. Ban Phe is a fishing village near Rayong, which is popular for its seafood. Tourists can enjoy their favourite seafood delicacies at the numerous beach restaurants at Ban Phe. Tourists also buy fresh and packaged seafood like shrimp paste, dried squid and salted fish from the local markets.
There are many places of tourist interest in Rayong. History buffs can visit the Yomijinda walking street to explore the historic architecture of the city. They can also visit the popular temple of king Taksin, the great and pay homage to the great king. Apart from the temples and monuments, there are many places like national parks, waterfalls, scenic beaches etc. in the city. Tourists can also enjoy lazing around the picture perfect beaches and enjoy their afternoon tea in Rayong while admiring the stunning views of the sunset.