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Where to go in Asia in the European summer?

The season changes in Europe, but also Asia – so the question is: where to go in Asia in the European summer? While most tours in South East Asia can be travelled year around, some countries and areas are worth highlighting.

Here’s our guide to the best of the best:

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Trekkers and mountains in upper mustang Nepal

Upper Mustang is a perfect destination in the European Summer!

NEPAL

Remote Upper Mustang is perfect in the months to come, and until the “regular” season starts again in September. Find remote landscapes, Tibetan culture and local culture in a restricted area. Go remote, go Mustang.

DON’T THINK TOO LONG – NOW IS THE RIGHT TIME TO GO  ▶  BOOK YOUR MUSTANG TRIP NOW

rice barge in Keralas backwaters India

How about a quiet sailing trip in the backwaters of Kerala?

INDIA

What is probably one of the most beautiful areas of India is now coming into the season. Ladakh gives you beautiful views, local life and mountain scapes. Or how about Kerala in the South? The area is stunning, and you’ll find much fewer people.

PICTURE YOURSELF ON THAT BOAT!  ▶  GO TO KERALA NOW

A surfer on a wave in Arugam Bay Sri Lanka

Surf’s up in Arugam Bay!

SRI LANKA

It’s time to look towards the East Coast Beaches, and with both Trinco and Arugram Bay, travellers are in for at real treat! Try either “Beautiful Rocks & Rocking Beaches”, which has Trinco in the program or “Mountains, Leopards & Beach in East” with Arugam Bay.

BURY YOUR TOES I SRI LANKA’S SOFT SAND  ▶  TAKE ME TO SRI LANKA

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is magical and mystical – just remember to trek the uncrowded parts.

CHINA

Spring has arrived in China, but especially in the North. And now is the time to hike the Great Wall of China, and explore the bustling city of Beijing. See all products in Beijing.

BE ONE OF THE ONLY ONES TO SPEND A NIGHT ON THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA  ▶  GO FOR GREAT WALL CAMPING

boat in halong bay vietnam

The weather in Halong Bay is beautiful at the moment.

VIETNAM

The cold season has passed in the North and now is the time to explore this area! Halong Bay has its high season, just as you could Hike Sapa or bike Bac Ha. The choice is yours!

HALONG BAY IS WAITING NOW  ▶  SECURE YOUR SPOT

Old burmese man smoking a cigar

Meet the locals at eye level in the remote Shan State.

BURMA

Especially the Shan State is perfect for this time of the year – lush green mountains, no crowds, and lots of curious locals – get the full overview of the Burma Green Season weather.

MEET THE LOCALS, EXPLORE THE REMOTE SHAN STATE  ▶  NOW IS THE TIME TO GO!

River rafting in chiang mai thailand

Right now is the time to go rafting in Chiang Mai!

THAILAND

The water level is high in the north, and perfect for rafting. When you head south, go for the islands in the Gulf of Thailand (Koh Samui, Koh Pha Ngan and Koh Tao). How about doing your dive course at the cheapest and most cosy resort at Koh Tao?

THERE’S WATER IN THE RIVERS NOW  ▶  GO RAFTING BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

Climber in Laos

How about some adrenalin in Laos? Do the Triple-V adventure from Luang Prabang via Vang Vieng to Vientiane.

LAOS

The water is high and nature is lush – perfect for a bit of adrenalin! Zipline the tree tops, ‘via ferreta’ on the mountain sides, and cross the flushing water. Start in Luang Prabang and “Triple-V it“ via Vang Vieng to Vientiane.

PUSH YOUR COMFORT ZONE  ▶  TRIPLE-V IT IS!

Sunrise over Angkor Wat

Beat the crowds – explore Angkor Wat in the European Summer

CAMBODIA

Now is the time to beat the crowds at Angkor Wat! At least chances are much better than in the high season, and you can still have very fine days with the sunshine and beautiful Angkor pictures. Take a bite of Siem Reap.

ANGKOR WAT IS BEST WITHOUT THE CROWD  ▶  WE KNOW THE SECRET TO TAKE YOU THERE!

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