8 Secluded and Must Visit Southeast Asia Beaches


Beaches of Southeast-Asia are special due to their water clarity and powdery white sand beaches. Being here, you can just float on your back and gaze at the towering mountains, karsts and clear blue sky. Given below are

1. Kapas Island, Malaysia

It is just 1km long and 2kms wide it is an idyllic tropical island. The beaches are soft and sandy and waters are cool and calm. An amazing getaway for visit for relaxation, sun bathing, diving and especially snorkeling as the corals around Kapasis astounding.

Kapas Island, Malaysia
Source – Kapas Island, Malaysia.

2. PhuQuoc Island, Vietnam

Perfect tropical getaway with crystal blue waters, easy going peaceful ambiance, friendly locals with  fantastic scuba diving and snorkeling. An astounding island for a memorable stay where majority of the island is dedicated to National Park and protected marine environment it offers great resorts, budget hotels night markets and lip smacking local food.

PhuQuoc Island, Vietnam
Source – PhuQuoc Island, Vietnam

3. KohKood Thailand

A completely off beaten beach where a person might get bored after few nights but an undeniably breathtaking place with jungle-clad interior , spectacular waterfalls and tourist-free monasteries. There are comfortable huts with white sand beachesand crystal clear calm waters. 

KohKood Thailand
Source – KohKood Thailand

4. Mabul, Malaysia

Mabul is for diving enthusiasts, located  off the northeastern coast of Malaysia, where the exotic marine life is on a par with the Galápagos. Swaying coconut trees and idyllic water villages that’s just above the water is a sight to behold here.

Source – Mabul, Malaysia

5. Con Dao Islands, Vietnam

Secluded from the mainland, the Con Dao Islands are one of the most attractive islands of Vietnam.There are no luxury hotels here but the scenery around Con Dao is so spectacular you’ll want to stay forever.

Con Dao Islands, Vietnam
Source – Con Dao Islands, Vietnam

6. KohPhra Thong, Thailand

KohPhra Thong is an unspoilt island in the Andaman Sea off Thailand’s west coast, near the town of Kuraburi, with around 16km of empty, golden beaches, no cars and one “road” that’s a sandy track.

Source – KohPhra Thong, Thailand

7. Gili Islands, Indonesia

Gili Islands are an archipelago of three small islands — GiliTrawangan, GiliMeno and Gili Air — just off the northwest coast of Lombok, Indonesia.The beaches of the Gilis are still powdery white, the seawater stunning clear blue and with most stunning sunsets.

Gili Islands, Indonesia.
Source – Gili Islands, Indonesia

8. Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar

A visit to little known Mergui will include boating, diving, exploring uncharted beaches, photographing, fishing and encounters with the Sea Gypsies, who have lived their traditional ways of life upon the ocean for centuries.

Image source – Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar