Heard enough from famous travel destinations such as Phuket, Koh Phi Phi Don, Krabi, Boracay, Bali. Allow us to introduce to you some of the travel destinations which are kinda unheard of.
1) Pulau Weh, Indonesia.
The horseshoe-shaped island of Pulau Weh stands at the most northerly point of the Indonesian archipelago. Its extraordinary underwater life of manta rays and whale sharks draws divers and snorkellers from around the world each year, though beach bums will be equally happy lazing beneath the swaying palms.
You can get there by taking a ferry from Banda Aceh (1 hour, 75,000 IDR )
Average cost for 3d/2n: RM 800.
2) Mui Ne, Vietnam
One of Asia’s best-known destinations for kiteboarding and windsurfing, pretty Mui Ne is backed by towering sand dunes and it’s long sandy beach sees a steady stream of weekenders snatching a break from Saigon.
You can get there by taking a bus from Ho Chi Minh City (6 hours, VND 120,000)
Average cost for 3d/2n: RM 900.
3) Ko Tarutao, Thailand
Hidden deep inside the Ko Tarutao National Park, this unspoilt island is covered in pristine rainforest and has stunning clean beaches, together with some of Thailand’s best snorkelling and diving sites.
You can get there by taking a ferry from Langkawi (RM 120, 1 hour) and transfer to Tarutao (45 mins, THB300).
Average cost for 3d/2n : RM 1000.
4) Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
Known as the party island among the three Gili Islands, most visitors come to Trawangan not only to dive, but also to enjoy the sprightly nightlife and island hopping adventures under Lombok’s clear blue skies.
You may get there by taking a taxi from airport to Bangsal and get into a public boat to the island (IDR 350,000)
Average cost for 3d/2n vacation: RM1,000
5) Otres, cambodia
The new darling of the Southeast Asian beach scene, Otres has an increasingly well-developed tourist scene on its long white beach. It offers exciting mangrove kayaking trips and idyllic offshore island-hopping adventures.
You may get there by taking a bus from Phnom Penh (5 hours, CR20,000)
Average cost for 3d/2n vacation: RM 1,050