Sights & Attractions
So you want to go to Southeast Asia. Great! But so does everyone else. And that’s the trouble: 55 million travelers descend upon the region annually, from backpackers to jet-setters . The biggest challenge is not in finding your way around, but in finding your own way.
THESE ARE SOME OF THE MOST SOUGHT ATTRACTIONS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
ANGKOR ARCHEOLOGICAL PARK IN CAMBODIA
The magnificent remains of several capitals of the Khmer Empire.
HOI AN IN VIETNAM
The delightfully well-preserved ancient trading port.
The long white sand beaches and bustling nightlife.
BALI IN INDONESIA
The unique Hindu culture, beaches and mountains on the Island of the Gods.
HA LONG BAY IN VIETNAM
Literally translated as “Bay of Descending Dragons”, famous for its scenic rock formations.
KRABI PROVINCE IN THAILAND
Limestone cliffs, azure waters and perfect beaches includes Ao Nang, Rai Leh, Ko Phi Phi and Ko Lanta.
PREAH VIHEAR IN CAMBODIA
The cliff-top temple pre-dating Angkor Wat.
EL NIDO, PALAWAN, PHILIPPINES
Enchanting lagoons with tranquil turquoise-green water, caves that can take you to hidden beaches, and a very diverse variety of wildlife. The limestone cliffs of El Nido were naturally carved out of extensive and thick layers of coralline deposits.
PUTRAJAYA IN MALAYSIA
The surreal mix of modernity and tradition of Malaysia’s federal administrative center.
BANAUE RICE TERRACES IN THE PHILIPPINES
The 2000-year-old rice terraces of Banaue, built onto the mountains of Ifugao in the Philippines by ancestors of the Batad indigenous people.
LUANG PRABANG IN LAOS
The peaceful and laid -back former royal capital of Laos.
MALACCA IN MALAYSIA
Portuguese influence is visible in the city’s architecture, as part of the town is seemingly painted in red color.