Does your mind automatically go to Thailand, Singapore or Malaysia when you're thinking of a Southeast Asian holiday? If that is the case, you need to explore some lesser known destinations here, that are bound to sweep you off your feet. Although a Thai or Singaporean vacation brings their individual sets of adventures, countries like Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam are undiscovered paradises that are bound to make you keep going back for more. Not only are they budget-friendly holidays, these locations are breathtaking in their individual ways and have something different to offer.
Cambodia: Make sure to visit the coastal province of Kep because it is known as the St. Tropez of Southeast Asia and will not disappoint you with its balmy beaches, seafood and French colonial aura; Koh Tonsay or Rabbit Island if you want to eat, drink, relax on beaches while you soak up the sun, or go for a swim in the azure water; visit Kampot for its gorgeous sunsets.
One way fare to Cambodia starts at only ₹7,059
Myanmar: Go to Hpa An if you have an adventurous streak in you and like to go caving, trekking or enjoy Jurassic scenery; visit Mergui Archipelago if you're a water baby and would love to discover beaches and islands that aren't even shown on a map!
One way fare to Myanmar starts at only ₹6,714
Laos: If you're in the mood for a rejuvenating holiday, head to Champasak to revel in an unspoiled traveller's retreat; if your idea of fun is to be surrounded by pristine beauty and admire the wonder of nature, go to The Bolaven Plateau. You'll get to witness stunning landscapes and majestic waterfalls. What's more? This place is known for delicious coffee!
One way fare to Laos starts at only ₹7,423
Vietnam: Let Ha Giang blow your mind with its majestic vistas; visit the uninhabited and remote islands at Phu Quoc and be in awe of its unique marine life; head to Con Dao Island and explore the tropical jungle and its charming colonial towns
One way fare to Vietnam starts at only ₹7,059
If you are an adventurer, head to these places for the time of you life!