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South East Asia

Holidays to South East Asia are full of many different experiences; from some of the world’s finest beaches in exotic destinations such as Thailand, Bali, and Malaysia. Or visit some of the world’s most vibrant and cultural cities such as Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Set off on a voyage of cultural discovery, explore some of the world's most unspoilt corners or simply kick back on the tropical beaches.

Exploring is amazing in South East Asia. Visit unspoilt temples in Bali and the tantalising beautiful lakes in Malaysia, or shop till you drop in Singapore & Kuala Lumpur!

Throw in some of the most tastiest, handmade cuisines situated on the doorstep of your hotels mixed with the stone throw of picturesque white sand beaches, and it’s little wonder why this fabulous region of the world calls out our name!

We've chosen a selection of tantalising places to stay here, from ultra-modern hotels to romantic beach retreats. Head to South East Asia and discover balmy weather, warm hospitality and hundreds of amazing experiences just waiting to be had.

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Our experts have hand-picked a small selection of luxury properties to help inspire your next holiday. However, we have many more available and can tailor make a personal itinerary to ensure your next worldwide holiday is exactly as you want it to be.
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South East Asia facts at a glance
Flight time:
13-15 hours
Time difference:
+5-6 hours
Flying from
Birmingham, Gatwick, Glasgow, Heathrow, Manchester, Newcastle

Best time to go

The best time to visit most places in Southeast Asia is from November through February when the weather is dry and cool. Wet / monsoon season falls from June to October in most countries

Things to do

Trekking, cycling, climbing, diving, surfing, wildlife watching, wellness – the list is endless for Southeast Asia. With so many countries spanning across this region, there is something to please everyone. Climbing mountains and surfing not your thing? Then treat yourself to one of the many white sand beaches that hug the coastlines of so many of these inviting countries!

Food and drink

Southeast Asian cuisine is expansive and forever-growing. Using home grown vegetables, herbs, and spices, the street and market food in this region is like second to none. No matter where you go, you’ll find a huge choice of eateries serving up everything from local dishes to international food and even fast food chain restaurants! Sit and gaze upon the islands that nestle next to Singapore whilst enjoying fresh lobster and crab. Are you feeling brave? Try fried insects, native to Bangkok!

In the evening

The nightlife in Southeast Asia is diverse and can cater to all ages. More suited for a romantic, moonlit evening under the stars? Then our dreamy coastline resorts are the escape for you. If lively nights are more your thing, then the many cities in this region has you covered; classy cocktails, fashionable outfits, and modern clubs, there will be something for you.

Health and entry requirements

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct travel insurance and vaccinations and / or special medication for your destination. Please consult your GP for advice at least one month ahead of travel. It is essential that you meet the visa and passport requirements for your chosen destination. Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth Office ( website for up to date entry requirements listed by country.

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