is located on the east of the Gulf of Thailand. Pattani is a small
Province among the five so-called Southern Border Province. Blessed
with irresistible charms. It is rich in historical significance
worth studying. Including impressive customs and traditions. as well
as natural scenic beauty of its streams and falls.170 Kms. long
golden beaches along the gulf and wonderful hospitality of the
Pattani people. All of which combine to draw thousands of visitors
to the province annually Because of its location on the coast with
two major rivers running through it. The Pattani and the Saiburi
River. Most of the local people not surprisingly are engaged in
agriculture and fishery . The Province boasts docking facilities for
both large and small vessels. It is also in an industrial Zone to
Produce seafood of and now being developed into a center for the
production of Muslim food for domestic consumption and export under
the Halal specifications.
Pattani city to its districts
||-Thung Yang Daeng
|-Nong Chik .
from Pattani city of nearby Provinces
-Narathiwat 92 kms.
-Songkhla 99 kms.
How to get there
Air - conditioned buses leave from the Southern bus terminal in
Bangkok at 06.00 p.m. everyday. The journey takes about 15 hours.
A reservation may be made in Bangkok by
calling Tel: (02) 431195-7 and in Pattani Tel: (073) 348816
Express and rapid train services from Bangkok to Pattani province.
who want to visit Pattani, get off the train at Khok Pho Railway
Driving your car from Bangkok, use the route No.4 until you arrive
at Chumporn, it is totally 460 kilometers then continue along the
route No.41 or 42 for another 505 kilometers you will drive pass
Suratthani, Nakhon Srithammarat and Songkhhla province. Drive
thoroughly along Thepa estuary then you will enter to Pattani
Festivals & Events
Chao Mae Lim
Kor Niew Fair
With participation in worshipping ceremony and celebration With
procession of the carved wooden sculpture of Korniew Chinese
Goddess, and see ceremony of wading though water and fire and magic
show to prove the holiness of goddess. The period of the festival is
the waxing moon of the third Chinese Lunar month.
Fishing Fair Contest
Take part in Asian Fishing Sports Contest: see Southern Kronghuachuk
bird championship contest, sheep fighting contest, show of native
culture. The period of festival is about 9 - 10 May.