Other Ideas!

Other places you could visit!

There are so many incredible places to visit in South-East Asia and as you've flown all that way, you may as well go visit some more while your in the neighborhood.

Cambodia

cambodia

Cambodia is known for its stunning and fascinating archaeological sites, with it's most well known being Angkor Wat "the 8th wonder of the world". And given Cambodia’s close proximity to Thailand and Vietnam, it’s not a huge leap to discover that Cambodia’s mouth-watering cuisine shares certain traits, so be prepared to tuck in!

Phnom Penh, Cambodias capital is emerging as one of South-East Asia’s most exciting nightlife destinations, thanks to its cheap riverside cafés and innovative bars, such as the tuk-tuk bars you’ll spot in the Bassac Lane area.

"There's a magic about this charming yet confounding kingdom that casts a spell on visitors. In Cambodia, ancient and modern worlds collide to create an authentic adventure." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kualar Lumpur roughly 2 hours.
About £70 return flights.

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Bali

Bali

Known as the Land of the Gods, Bali appeals through its sheer natural beauty of looming volcanoes and lush terraced rice fields that exude peace and serenity. It is also famous for surfers’ paradise! Bali enchants with its dramatic dances and colorful ceremonies, its arts, and crafts, to its luxurious beach resorts and exciting nightlife. And everywhere, you will find intricately carved temples.

Indulge in luxury or party on a low budget. Bali loves the night. A major clubbing destination in South East Asia.

"The mere mention of Bali evokes thoughts of a paradise. It's more than a place; it's a mood, an aspiration, a tropical state of mind." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur roughly 3 hours.
About £70 return flights.

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Vietnam

Vietnam

Vietnam is full of ancient buildings, awesome food, and beer traditions, and natural wonders. And given its historic past, Vietnam is a country that offers a unique perspective for travelers. Blessed with an insanely diverse landscape, you could be sliding down sand dunes in the morning, taking a stroll by the beach by noon and walking around a UNESCO heritage town by afternoon.

"A land of staggering natural beauty and cultural complexities, of dynamic megacities and hill-tribe villages, Vietnam is both exotic and compelling." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur roughly 3 hours.
About £70 return flights.

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Thailand

Bali

Home to picture-perfect white sandy beaches, intricately built temples, incredible street food, and a strong cultural heritage, Thailand is one of those places that has something for everyone. Whether you want to come here to explore more of its rich cultural heritage, or simply to bask in one of their many beaches and nightly parties, Thailand has easily become a top destination in Southeast Asia.

"Friendly and fun-loving, cultured and historic, Thailand radiates a golden hue, from its glittering temples and tropical beaches through to the ever-comforting Thai smile." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur roughly 2 hours.
About £70 return flights.

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Thinking further afield?


Australia

Australia

Australia is one of the world’s biggest countries, so when to go depends entirely on where you’re going. From the world-famous Great Barrier Reef, to the vineyards scattered across the country, to Sydney’s sprawling beaches, Australia has something to offer every type of traveler.

"Australia is the unexpected: a place where the world’s oldest cultures share vast ochre plains, stylish laneways and unimaginably blue waters with successive waves of new arrivals from across the globe." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur roughly 7 hours.
About £330 return flights.

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Japan

Bali

From the moment of arrival in Japan, it’s almost as if you’ve touched down on another planet. Prepare to be pleasantly disorientated as you negotiate this fascinating land where ancient gods, customs and craftsmanship are mixed up with cutting edge modern technology, futuristic fashions and up-to-the-second style.

"Japan is truly timeless, a place where ancient traditions are fused with modern life as if it were the most natural thing in the world." - Lonely Planet

Flight time from Kuala Lumpur roughly 7 hours.
About £300 return flights.

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