Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam, and Yunnan Province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. Six countries connected by the majestic Mekong river – the unique Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) in Southeast Asia.
Steeped in history and rich in culture, it’s one of the last travel frontiers with stunning natural beauty and incredible cultural diversity. Ancient monuments, royal capitals, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Luang Prabang in Laos signify an illustrious past dating back thousands of years.
Unique experiences, whether it’s cruising down the Mekong, visiting mystical temples, strolling through bustling markets, tasting exotic street food, connecting with friendly local people, trekking through the jungle, or appreciating the serenity of a perfect pagoda, the experiences are endless and memorable.
Experiencing Mekong the unique way is to travel to multiple Mekong countries and visit new destinations off the beaten path. We are featuring Multi-Country Journeys and have plotted the main thematic routes as identified in the Experience Mekong Marketing Strategy 2015-2020 on a Regional GMS Map (powered by Google Maps).