Children love their summer vacation, don’t they? Yes, it can be a hard time for you to get a hold of them during that time. But isn’t that what holidays are for? To be carefree and enjoy your time with family to the fullest?
Word of advice: Book yourself a family trip, away from the heat and spend some quality time with your kids.
Now, are you wondering where to go? Don’t worry as we are here for your rescue. Following are one of the best places in Asia, which you can visit during the summer vacation. Best part? They are budget-friendly and extremely beautiful. So, let us begin:
1. Ladakh, India
Ladakh is one of the best places to visit to beat that summer heat. The Land of High Passes is situated in India’s far north between Pakistan, Tibet, and Himachal Pradesh, forming the eastern part of the state- Jammu and Kashmir. The beautiful mountains create the perfect background for your next social media posts. The picturesque lakes and the dreamy landscapes are what makes Ladakh at the top of our list. Without a doubt, it is a really enchanting place, especially for bikers and travel lovers. With lots of adventure waiting to unfold in the Magnetic Hill, or The Zanskar Valley, Ladakh is must visit during summer vacation.
2. Bali, Indonesia
Bali is a beautiful retreat for cultural hearts. It lies in southeast Asia, and May is probably the best time to visit the place. Get your adrenaline rush thriving with adventure sports like diving, mountain climbing, surfing, scuba diving and many more. Well, surfing, sand and the sun, with adventure sports and spas, sounds perfect, Isn’t it? But wait, they also have some wonderful tourist attractions likes Ubud Monkey Forest, Bali Safari And Marine Park and a few local temples which come alive with traditional ceremonies during the Hindu festival for a lively show. And, not to forget the beach tan is waiting to give you a stunning glow!
3. Kandy, Sri Lanka
The ‘Candy-Land’, as it is called, is a mesmerizing hill country. The beautiful scenery of the peaks and slopes covered in greenery is a sight not to miss! It won’t be really chilly here, but the month of May remains the best time to visit the place with pleasant weather and minimal rainfall. The place offers total tranquillity with refreshing moments like having tea at the Ceylon Tea Museum or taking a stroll around the Kandy Lake. We cannot deny that Sri Lanka is a blend of cultural, adventurous and relaxing experience, which makes it a top destination to visit in summer vacation.
4. Paro, Bhutan
The colorful valley of Bhutan is another enchanting view, which should not be missed at any cost! Many beautiful temples and monasteries are situated here. It is famous for tourist spots such as the sacred shrine of Kyichu Lhakhang, the Ugyen Pelri Palace, Taktsang Monastery or Tiger’s Nest. You can also visit other parts of Bhutan while on your trip as during May, the weather remains pleasant and rhododendrons start to bloom. It is also home to many historical places made with beautiful architecture. Which means, a lot of exploring and discovery is on its way! Not to forget, the place will give you a glimpse of the peaceful Buddhism practices and make you forget your phone during your vacation time.
5. Perak and Pahang, Malaysia
Perak is a dream come true for all trekkers out there! It is all about cave temples and drowned forests here. Visit the astonishing historic lanes of Ipoh, also called Concubine Lanes. A relaxing stroll in this lane will definitely make your day! Don’t forget to visit Taiping to visit a zoo, not-to-miss the Taiping Zoo and the famous night safari of Malaysia. Talking about wildlife, how can we the mention of the beautiful and refreshing rain forests, especially the Lenggong Valley where skeletons of early men are found. More adventure follows if you start exploring the Cameron Highlands (in Pahang), whose starting point lies in Perak itself. It is the home to scones, white sand, and coral reefs.
With these beautiful options, it might be hard to select any one destination for your next summer vacation trip. Nevertheless, none of the above options will disappoint you and you are allowed to follow your heart blindly. The interesting part is that almost all these tourist destinations offer different cultures and environments. From the hills to the beaches, from pilgrimages to rainforests, and from the spa to hiking, you have plenty of options depending on what is your family in the mood for. So book your tickets to these budget-friendly tourist places for summer vacation, before you learn that everything is sold out, your kids would hate to know that. Isn’t it?