Mekong Discovery Trail

Buriram province is one of the fastest growing border-lined cities whereby sport activities like soccer is nicely set up & recognized as the best stadium in Asia, F1 is expected to be organized. Its rich and well-blended culture between Khmer and Thai people can be seen through numerous archaeological sites such as Prasat Hin Phanom […]

Boutique Luxury Cruising on the Mekong River

Company contributor Aqua Expeditions

Set Sail Across Time: Boutique Luxury Cruising on the Mekong River From Siem Reap in Cambodia to Saigon in Vietnam Sailing seemingly across the ages from timeless rural Khmer life to the bustle of contemporary Vietnam along the Mekong River, the 20-suite Aqua Mekong has revolutionized luxury travel on this epic waterway. On the Tonle […]

Cycling from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang

Company contributor Spice Roads

Connecting the two magical cities of Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang, this journey starts in the northern part of Thailand, a mountainous region bordering Burma and Laos, punctuated by the mighty Mekong River. The area has been baptised the “Golden Triangle” with a history as colourful as the people that inhabit it. ” This tour is a challenging journey […]

Multi-Country Journeys in the GMS

Multi-country circuits The GMS Refocused Tourism Sector Strategy 2011-2015 – endorsed by the six GMS Countries with the support of ADB and the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO), emphasized to develop the Mekong as a single destination. It integrates a multi-country marketing effort, with Mekong-branded thematic circuits and destinations. The Strategic Framework Commitee already identified […]

The Tea Caravan Trail

Embark on an expedition along the Tea Caravan Trail, a timeless trade route from the Golden Triangle, following the Mekong between Thailand and Laos, and through rugged mountains to Yunnan, China. “Uncover ancient civilizations and temples, experience life at ethnic villages, immerse yourself in pristine nature, and savor local food.”   Day 1: Chiang Rai […]

Epic 40-Day, Five-Country Tour in the Mekong Region

Proudly contributed by Willem Niemeijer

Company contributor Khiri Travel

Here’s an adventurous 40-day trip with a huge variety of experiences and insights in Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Viet Nam. “This trip is designed to inspire the travel trade by showcasing the diversity of the region,” said Willem Niemeijer, Khiri Travel CEO. “The key themes are variety, going local, and a liberal sprinkling of […]

Bangkok to Saigon Explorer

Company contributor Grasshopper Adventures

Why fly from Bangkok to Saigon when there is a wealth of wonderful scenery, culture and history to be seen between these two regional centres? The 15-day Bangkok to Saigon Explorer tour can only be described as ‘epic’ yet still achievable for riders of all ages and abilities. The journey takes travellers through a dynamic […]

Thailand-Laos-Viet Nam Historic Heritage Trail

  Travel the Thailand-Laos-Viet Nam Historic Heritage Trail and journey from Nakorn Phanom in northeast Thailand to Savannakhet, in Laos, and over lush mountains to Viet Nam’s central coast. You’ll discover ancient Buddhist monuments, Khmer ruins, French colonial buildings, UNESCO World Heritage sites, and some of the most pristine beaches in the world.   Day […]

Bangkok to Yangon on Two Wheels

Company contributor Grasshopper Adventures

From gleaming Bangkok to Yangon, an intriguing city that is emerging from years of economic deep-freeze, the diverse territory between these regional centres is best explored on two wheels. Both Thailand and Myanmar have long histories, but over the last 60 years or so while Thailand has raced ahead economically, Myanmar has suffered decades of […]