The top 5 destinations in Asia ⋆ Tredwell Travel

The top 5 destinations in Asia


Stretching over 44.58 million km², and home to 4.4 billion people, Asia is a vast continent, with 48 countries to explore within in it! When visiting Asia, there are so many options of places to visit, each with its own culture and charm. Take a look at our 5 top destinations to visit in Asia.

1. Bali

Balinese Tower, Bali

Also known as the Land of the Gods, Bali is a province of Indonesia blessed with extreme natural beauty; it is a breathtaking place to visit. Its stunning beaches are also a surfer’s paradise, and its magical temples are a sight to behold. The glorious mountainous areas with lush greenery, scenic lakes, gorgeous waterfalls, rice fields, flower gardens, sacred rivers and secret canyons all make up the island’s landscape and add to its unique charm and adventure.

2. Vietnam

Women riding bicycle through street with lanterns, Vietnam

Vietnam is a fantastic travel location with an amazing landscape, and a rich history – it is a safe place for tourists. One of the main draws of Vietnam is the beauty of the natural environment. The distinctive culture is wonderful, as is the cuisine, and the people are very friendly. Experience the Floating Markets in the Mekong Delta, visit the beautiful beaches and prepare for a truly fascinating experience.

3. Cambodia

Part of Southeast Asia, Cambodia, is full of spectacular historical monuments, such as the breathtaking Angkor Wat, the dramatic temple and monastery of Ta Prohm and the Phnom Penh Royal Palace in the capital. There are beautiful landscapes and natural spaces, such as the lake of Tonlé Sap in Siem Reap, which is the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia and Koh Rong with its breathtaking strips of white sand beaches.

4. Thailand

Beautiful beach with boat in Thailand

Situated in South-East Asia, Thailand is a fascinating place to visit. Being a heavily Buddhist country, it has more than 41,000 temples. Phuket is a favourite destination, with vast beaches, clear warm waters, and amazing marine life; it truly feels like paradise. There are many different types of beaches in Thailand, so whether you are looking to party all night or fancy something more laid back, you will find the perfect spot.

5. Japan

Japan is incredibly clean and is very easy to get around on public transport and the people are polite and friendly. With amazing natural landscapes to see, such as Mount Fuji, as well as unique temples and castles, you can explore Japanese history and culture at the variety of UNESCO World Heritage Sites and, of course, enjoy the local cuisine. If you are looking for a fast-paced city, Tokyo is the place to be, being one of the largest in the world. The flashing lights and crowded streets are like nothing you have seen anywhere else. It has a unique and exhilarating energy to it. The mini island of Odaiba is a hub of entertainment, but there are also areas where you can enjoy more serenity, such as the holy site of the Meiji Shrine or Sensoji Temple.

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