Adventure holidays and activities are becoming more and more popular over recent years. No longer is it just a niche market for the young and and daring. More travelers of many ages and backgrounds are being attracted to getting out of their comfort zone whilst on holiday.
With the introduction of so many rules and regulations to ensure all activities and attractions follow strict rules and guidelines, adventure activities are being taken seriously now by tour operators and being offered to almost everyone that look fit and able.
So if you are traveling to Southeast Asia and interested in taking part in some extreme adventures and activities then take a look at our list to help you decided what catches your eye and would get you heart rate beating a few notches higher.
Quad Adventure, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Siem Reap is one of the most iconic cities in Southeast Asia because of the UNESCO Heritage listed Angkor Wat. So what better way to explore than on a quad bike which also allows you to go to places off the beaten track, where you will see the traditional way of life and meet local people. The quad bikes are specially designed off road vehicles that cope with all kind of terrain.
Rock Climbing, Railay Beach, Thailand
Railay beach is not just a stunning beach but one of the most popular places to go rock climbing in Southeast Asia. Climb the iconic limestone cliffs above Railay Beach with amazing views out to sea in Krabi. Expert local and foreign guides will teach you basic rock climbing skills from an expert guide and offer you to climb in one of of the most climbing location you will find.
Canyoning in Dalat, Vietnam
The ultimate in thrill seeking experiences. Here you weave through breathtaking waterfalls in a canyon with the assistance of professionally trained guides in this heart-stopping activity. Located against the backdrop of a stunning location make sure you bring your adventure mindset. No previous experience is necessary as you will be given plenty of training and assistance by the guides.
Caving in Vang Vieng, Laos
Laos has many caving opportunities and none more so than Vang Vieng. Many you can do on your own but some you will need a guide. Some of the caves go for miles and you’ll think that you have entered a new world. If you are in search of real exploration then head to Vang Vieng. Make sure you visit Phu Kam Cave and the Golden Buddha.
Hot Air Balloon Ride, Bagan, Myanmar
This is arguably one of most memorable experiences you will do in Southeast Asia. You will be mesmerised of the grandeur of the pagoda covered plains of Bagan. Hover over the serene banks of the Irrawaddy River, passing over pagodas below that will leave in awe. The hot-air balloons climb down close enough so you can see the intricate details on the pagodas
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