Beach Destinations

6 Mesmerizing beaches in Southeast Asia

December 16, 2011

A travel trip to South East Asia is most pleasing with some of the most magical sun kissed beaches that hypnotize you with the soothing moves and beats of rolling waves. The white beach with the sands seeping between your toes soothes your mind and heart in the midst of beautiful landscape and awesome weather. Accompanied with some of the amazing food outlets, the beaches of South East Asia are spectacular.


There are many exotic beaches that rim the region, but some of the most mesmerizing are as follows:

1. Koh Phangan, Thailand

Koh Phangan

This is the most beautiful and breathtaking island situated in the Southern Gulf of Thailand. Edged with some of the beautiful landscapes like crystal clear blue seas, magnificent sunsets, and natural seascapes, the enchanting vision is fringed with coconut palms. Further to that the Thai style monument Big Buddha, panoramic view of Bang Por, the highest waterfall Naam Tok Na Muang, and the inspiring sunset beach Laem Yai Beach add to the aesthetics of the beautiful Koh Phangan.

The hot tourist spot offers some of the most adventurous and exciting activities like climbing diving, windsurfing, snorkeling, sailing, water skiing, gulf, and sea kayaking hiking. It also offers the best accommodation to suit every need and fulfill the dream of a vacation. The island has plenty of resorts and hotels to choose from.

2. Bali, Indonesia


Bali is known to be the ultimate island fringed with exotic landscapes like white sandy beaches, towering volcanoes, fast flowing rivers, spirited caves, exotic wildlife, and pictorial rice terraces.

The place is also known for some of the most exotic man made wonders like the Ubud Museum featuring a huge collection of beautiful art pieces, Pura Besakih commonly known as the ‘mother temple of Bali’, Tanah Lot that is known to be a home to many poisonous snakes who keep evil spirit away from this place, and Batubulan that is known to be the stone carving region of this beautiful island.

It is also popularly known to be a place for exciting and relaxing activities like water skiing, jet skiing, white water rafting, snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing, fly fish, land cruising, horse riding, elephant safaris, cycling adventures, and golf. The most demanded accommodation in Bali is personal villas.

3. Tioman Island, Malaysia

Salang Beach

Tioman Island is beautiful with the most magnificent landscapes defined by sandy beaches, lush jungles, and crystal clear flowing waters. The feel and look of the island is like a giant sleeping dragon where the giant trees appear to be the dark green scales of the dragon, the granite boulders the grey claws, and twin peaks appear to be dragon’s horns.

Rock climbing and scuba diving are the most popular activities manifested in the island that makes it a perfect adventurous tour with families and friends. Accommodation in Tioman has its own uniqueness that varies from simple to comfortable huts rented on the beach. There are obviously other options as well but these rented huts are most happening when on a fun trip to the island.

4. Mui Ne, Vietnam

Mui Ne

Mui Ne is known to be the sunniest place situated in Vietnam. The place is a perfect destination for windsurfing and kiteboarding. Offering an adventurous feel to every trip, the island is popularly known to be the windsurfing and kiteboarding capital of Vietman.

Further to that, the Lotus Lake and the fascinating sand dunes are the major attractions to strike every heartbeat. The island offers a huge array of hotels, resorts, cottages, bungalows, and villas for different people to suit all categories and choices.

5. Boracay, Philippines


Boracay is an awe inspiring beach with the 2 mile long stretch of dazzling sand that makes up the beautiful white beach. It is a perfect destination for watersports enthusiasts who enjoy the adventure of windsurfers and kiteboarders in the midst of calm of shallow waters of the beach. It is also believed that the nightlife there is also extremely exciting and stunning with the best of activities including the horseback riding.

Accommodation in Boracay includes a huge array of hotels and resorts that comes in variety of sizes and rates.

6. Phuket, Thailand

Patong Beach

Phuket offers a spectrum of beautiful landscapes and heart warming sights from sandy beaches, blue lagoons, pink sunsets, and orange robed monks. The island beholds some of the most marvelous and exotic beaches like the Koh Phi Phi, Phang Nga Bay and Patong Beach. It also offers plenty of exciting activities like diving, elephant rides, kickboxing, windsurfing, sailing, snorkeling, and various other water activities.

Further to that, the forested hills, high mountains, and awesome cliffs are the most waited attractions of the largest island. Accommodation in Phuket includes a huge number of resorts and hotels that give all the facilities and add to the joyful experience of travelling to Phuket.

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