About 18 kilometers south of Pattaya is Nong Nooch Garden, a sprawling recreational park in typical Thai settings. Groups of traditional Thai houses and gardens of different flowering plants are dotted around the beautifully landscaped site. Watch cultural and elephant shows which attract delighted visitors. There is a miniature open zoo and aviary. During the entertaining elephant show watch the animals perform various tricks such as riding bikes, playing football etc. Visit the orchid farm and beautifully landscaped gardens.