There may have been some hiccups in traveling last year but 2021 looks very promising in reviving leisure travels, especially with vaccinations underway. And knowing wanderers who have been cooped up in their homes for long months, the beach is definitely on top of mind for many. Check out our list of 7 Tropical Destinations you need to visit in Asia this year.
1. Phi Phi Islands, Thailand
Definitely, Thailand’s ultimate island-hopping destination. Phi Phi Islands in Krabi province will take your breath away with its limestone cliffs, white sand beaches, and crystal clear waters. It’s a perfect vacation spot for couples hoping to rekindle their romance. wink, wink
2. Siargao, Philippines
Eat, sleep, surf, repeat. Enjoy a thrilling surf break at the beautiful island of Siargao. Tourists here enjoy the comforts of their affordable beach villas and sumptuous seafood dishes as well as the company of friendly locals. Plus, surfers sharpen their skills at the famous Cloud 9 surfing beach.
3. Semporna, Malaysia
Semporna in Sabah, Malaysia is a paradise of its own. Its clear waters have a rich biodiversity, and its islands are blessed with white sand beaches. Travelers enjoy their stay at Semporna’s bungalows on stilts, which they can simply jump off from should they wish to snorkel or swim for the day.
4. The Maldives
The world-famous Maldives islands have done so well in welcoming tourists and ensuring their safety during the pandemic. If you want privacy this island paradise is perfect for couples and families longing for a quiet and relaxing stay.
5. Boracay, Philippines
After its rehabilitation, Boracay Island in the Philippines is ready to enchant beachgoers again—this time for a more serene stay. The island currently limits the number of visitors to ensure environmental protection as well as the safety of guests. Loud parties are now a thing of the past in Boracay. And with kid-friendly hotels, restaurants, and other wholesome establishments, Boracay promises a great getaway for families.
6. Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or your significant other, Phu Quoc in Vietnam is a delight for every kind of traveler. The island offers hiking activities in its lush tropical forests, wellness retreats in its gorgeous resorts, and endless fun in its white-sand beaches.
7. Bali, Indonesia
If you haven’t been to this mystical island paradise before, Bali should be on top of your bucket list for your post-pandemic travels. The island is blessed with lush greens, breathtaking beaches, historical sites, and amazing locals. Even if you’re only traveling solo, you will never feel alone in this gorgeous place as locals welcome you with their incomparable Balinese hospitality.
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