Southern Asia is an incredible region of the world to visit. With amazing food, great weather, friendly locals, a low cost of living, and stunning natural beauty to explore, there is something for everyone to enjoy in southern Asia. The region has long been a favorite for backpackers, family holidaymakers, mates trips and romantic getaways and continues to draw travelers from all over the world every year.

To experience South Asia in a unique way and to get a different perspective, why not take to the waterways, oceans and bays that make this beautiful part of the world so appealing. Whether you are a seasoned sailor, or you have never stepped foot on a floating vessel in your life, there are plenty of ways that you can enjoy South Asia from the water. Take some time to consider your options and take the experience level of you and your group into consideration when you are putting your plans in place to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable time exploring south Asia by sea.

Continue reading to learn how you can experience South Asia by sea and gain a new perspective of this fascinating region.

Explore By Kayak

Whether you paddle around Phang Nga Bay in Thailand, head to Inle Lake in Myanmar or kayak around iconic Ha Long Bay in Vietnam, there’s nothing quite like paddling through the crystal clear waters of south Asia. Kayaks are available for hire in countless destinations, with everything from half-day to multi-day trips available. Regardless of your experience level, you can be sure that you will find a kayaking excursion that will leave you in awe.

Take A Boat Trip 

There is no shortage of boat trips that you can embark on in south Asia. From boozy boat trips in Thailand to cultural trips through the Mekong Delta, there is no shortage of boat trips to enjoy in this corner of Asia. If you are travelling on a budget, last minute tickets can often be a great bargain, especially the closer to departure time that you get. On the other hand, if you want to spend on a luxury trip, you can arrange for silver service on a luxurious multi-day river or island cruise. However, if you choose to go, you can be sure that you will have a trip to remember.

Go Sailing

If you have your own boat and want to explore somewhere a little more exotic than your local harbour, planning a voyage to South Asia is a great choice. Travelling around tropical islands, finding hidden beaches and exploring any little inlet that looks appealing is a dream for many sailors and south Asia is a place that can make those dreams come true. For those without their own vessel, there are a range of places where you can join sailing trips, deep-sea fishing excursions, island hopping trips and other adventures on the water. If your budget extends to it, you can also charter a boat for you and your group, complete with crew and staff so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the views from the deck in complete comfort.

Choose A South Asia Sea Adventure That You Will Remember Forever

To go sailing, kayaking or to go on a boat trip in Australia can be expensive. However, in south Asia, it is much more affordable and you will often have a lot more add-ons included in the price. Be sure to take advantage of the great value that is to be found in this region of the world and book yourself the trip of a lifetime. Whatever your interest, travel style or physical abilities are, you can be sure that you will find an adventure to match in stunning south Asia.