Discover the best Southeast Asia holiday destinations to make your trip unforgettable
Southeast Asia is a top backpacking and honeymoon destination, with thousands of tourists visiting every year. With diverse food choices, vivid cultures, and affordable prices, it is easy to see why people are choosing this exciting part of the world for their next holiday. In this blog, our travel expert Sarah shares what she believes are the best Southeast Asia holiday destinations.
To understand the essence of Asian culture all in one place, Singapore is the destination for you. See old and new sights for the perfect combination of luxury and history. Feel like royalty with a luxury stay at Copthorne Kings Singapore, situated in the heart of Singapore.
If you are a wildlife enthusiast, you will enjoy hiking around the old growth forests to see monkeys and other types of fauna unique to Singapore. As a melting pot of culture with many festivals year-round, Singapore is a one of a kind destination.
With temples, beaches and a sense of spirituality, Bali is certainly one of the best Southeast Asia holiday destinations. The people of Bali are so welcoming, that it is easy to fully immerse yourself in their culture by participating in festivals and ceremonies.
Bali has extraordinary rice terraces, massive volcanoes, lush forests and breathtaking coastlines. To completely relax, stay at the 5* Malia Bali Hotel, offering day trips to Bali’s hot spots, spa treatments and even cooking lessons.
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
Ha Long Bay in Vietnam is a UNESCO Heritage site that consists of thousands of limestone cliffs and islands. You can visit this beautiful bay by hopping on a junk boat, an Ancient Chinese sail boat or by taking a cruise around the amazing landscape.
Snorkelling, rock climbing, and kayaking are all common activities in the bay that offer a relaxing, yet exciting holiday visit.
Penang, Malaysia – Best Southeast Asia Holiday Destinations
Penang is a beautiful tropical island, known for the best food in Malaysia. Like your grub? A trip to Penang will satisfy the foodie in you. After lying on the beach and taking in the sun, visit Georgetown, a UNESCO heritage site known for its magnificent temples.
Make your holiday as immersive as possible with a stay at Golden Sands Resort. This offers guests luxury rooms, exceptional service and a free shuttle to Georgetown.
Koh Phi Phi, Thailand
From laying out on its golden beaches and snorkelling in the clear water, to exploring caves and watching fire dancers at night, Koh Phi Phi, the twin islands, are a must-visit during your holiday to Southeast Asia. Head to one of the many restaurants for the fresh seafood and traditional Thai food, or take a long-tail boat out into the clear water to visit the other islands of Thailand.
At Arayaburi Resort Phi Phi, you can take snorkelling and diving classes, lounge on the sandy beaches, or sail out for a picnic on a secluded island. No visit to Southeast Asia is complete without a visit to Koh Phi Phi, Thailand, it truly is one of the best Southeast Asia holiday destinations.
With this list of best Southeast Asia holiday destinations you should be well on your way to planning the adventure of a lifetime. If you have anything to add to our list, let us know! Tweet us @Travelmood and tell us what Southeast Asia destination you would recommend!