At least 8,000 tourists heading to Koh Larn this weekend during Pattaya Music Festival, say Pattaya City officials

Koh Larn –

At least 8,000 tourists are planning on visiting Koh Larn during the Pattaya Music Festival which is expected to lift domestic tourism on this Saturday (November 13th) and over the weekend.

First, as a reference:

The second week of the Pattaya Music Festival is all set to be held at two locations which are on Jomtien beach and Koh Larn this Friday (November 12th) and Saturday (November 13th).

Full details: The second week of the Pattaya Music Festival is all set to be held this weekend on Jomtien Beach and Koh Larn

Many tourists were seen by TPN reporters gathering in line for a ferry to Koh Larn at Bali Hai Pier in Pattaya City yesterday (November 10th) all day.

According to Bali Hai Pier officials and Pattaya City Hall, rooms at hotels and resorts on Koh Larn are nearly fully booked for this upcoming weekend. At least 8,000 tourists are estimated, according to the Koh Larn Committee that administers most affairs on the island, to be visiting Koh Larn this weekend. The music festival event scheduled for Saturday evening near Nual Beach is being partially attributed to this rise in tourism by relevant officials and agencies.

For more details on the Koh Larn version of the music festival, please click here.

For those who don’t wish to take the journey to Koh Larn, Jomtien Beach will also be hosting a two-day concert event this weekend, Friday and Saturday, in front of the Jomtien Night Market.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.