5 Fascinating Journeys to Explore Southeast Asia

fascinating journeys to explore Southeast Asia
Fascinating journeys to explore Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is one of the tourist attractions around the world. This region draws a host of tourists due to owning attractive destinations with the rich culture and history. In addition, the roads leading visitors to beauty spots also make a considerable contribution to a wonderful journey in this land. After that, we will provide you with some fascinating journeys to discover Southeast Asia.

From Luang Namtha to Nam Ha, Laos

The eco-tourism project at Nam Ha National Protected Area brings the quiet and private space to visitors. The number of tourists here is evenly distributed throughout the region and not too many visitors gathering together in one village.

Nam Ha National Protected Area
Nam Ha National Protected Area

Leaving Luang Namtha, you can take a small boat along the Nam Tha river to Sin Oudom village before the journey to conquer the mountains together with the tour guide.

along Luang Namtha
Along Luang Namtha

Ingredients for dinner include types of vegetables and herbs that you have picked during the journey and the food will be cooked at the camp that is made of bamboo tubes and placed in the forest. After taking a rest, you continue to have the journey on the path leading deeply to the forest. You may see the monkeys, the long-time residents of this land.

On the second night of your trip, you will make a stop at Namkoy village of the Lanten ethnic group or the Nalantai of Khmu people, where you get the chance to swim in the limpid water.

Sailing down the Mekong river from Cambodia to Vietnam

It is widely thought that the five-hour trip from Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Chau Doc, Vietnam is time-consuming. Nevertheless, for travel lovers, they will realize the beauty of nature and human life while going on the journey.

Mekong river from Cambodia to Vietnam
Mekong river from Cambodia to Vietnam

It is recommended to rent the Victorian boat from the Cambodian capital to watch the whole natural landscape when the boat sails to the south along Mekong river to the Vietnam-Cambodia border. Also, you should not miss the opportunity to see floating markets and vast fields.

Wander around the streets of Phnom Penh, Cambodia

It is not easy to traveling in Phnom Penh. You can do a sightseeing tour around the city by cyclo that is one of the most popular means of transportation widely used by the local and international tourists.

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

The distance from Wat Phnom to the Central market is only about 2.5 kilometers. The choice of cyclo for traveling will help you get more experience for the trip. Sometimes, you can get stuck in a traffic jam in the noisy streets.

Explore Gunung Mulu National Park, Malaysia

With the expedition at Gunung Mulu National Park, you have to conquer countless types of terrain including strange jagged blades of limestone called Pinnacles, which make visitors feel that they get lost in the world of a science fiction film.

Gunung Mulu National Park, Malaysia
Gunung Mulu National Park, Malaysia

You are advised to start your journey on a boat along the Melinau River to Kuala Berar before walking through the forest to reach the campsite. In the dry season, you may have to push the boat out rock fields.

The second day will be the most difficult period of the trip. You have to cross over one kilometer of forest covered with moss and limestone debris, then climb up the highest peak above the Pinnacles.

The road back to the camp is even more difficult and dangerous. But in return, visitors will have the opportunity to watch unusual sights during the journey.

The road to Mandalay, Myanmar

The road to Mandalay, Myanmar is regarded as the most romantic voyage in Southeast Asia. The period of three days and two nights from Bagan to Mandalay along the Irrawaddy river becomes exciting when visitors are sipping fine beverages and admiring a myriad of surrounding beautiful sights.

Mandalay, Myanmar
Mandalay, Myanmar

If you are a travel lover, it will be a great pity if you explore Southeast Asia without going through these roads. It is believed that they will bring you the memorable experience.