Mini Siam, the miniature town, hosts facsimiles of several sacred places and important historical sites around Thailand. These miniatures are at the scale of 1 to 25. Located on the main highway of Pattaya, Mini Siam daily attracts busloads of tourists. When they look at these miniatures, they unwittingly appreciate these. Miniature realm of Mini Siam unfailingly fills one with joy.
Replicas of Thailand landmarks
Some structures whose replicas are hosted in Mini Siam are Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Wat Sisanphet, Anantasamakhom Throne Hill, Phra Phutthayotfa Bridge, the Bridge over the River Khwae, the Golden Stupa and Phimai Khmer Sancturary. The original structures have been scaled down with beauty and laborious work put in by skillful craftmen has made them look exactly like the original ones.
Miniatures of World landmarks
Mini Sam hosts the replicas of not only the landmarks of Thailand but also the famous structures of world like the Eiffel Tower, the Statue of Liberty, Tower Bridge and Trevi Fountain. Skilled artists have made the miniatures of these structures with years of hard work.
For better understanding the miniatures of Mini Siam, you can hire a English speaking guide. You could find several locals posing as guides at Mini Siam. You could talk to them and hire anyone whom you decide has good grasp of the structures and also speaks fluent English. You would be through with sightseeing in Mini Siam in couple of hours but memories you gather here would accompany you for many years.
Apart from the miniatures, Mini Siam also offers souvenir shops where you could purchase the keepsakes which would keep on reminding you of the journey to the Thailand. Few side-show games are also hosted in Mini Siam.
Mini Siam is open daily from 7 am to 10 pm. A mini race course is also located here where the tourists can drive racing cars.