As the largest continent in the world, Asia has the largest coastline at 62,800 kilometers. It is the perfect destination to go on an adventure travel. For those who like to engage in water sports, Asian destinations are some of the best in the world. Here are some of the top water sports hotspots in this region.
Krabi offers a bevy of holiday destinations that includes mainstream pursuits such as diving, white water rafting, and kayaking. It is also includes the more traditional options such as bamboo rafting.
Halong Bay, Vietnam
While there is a bevy of water sports activities in Halong Bay, it is more popular for kayaking. It allows visitors to explore the bay as well as the fascinating caves.
Mui Ne Bay, Vietnam
Also known as the Bay of Phan Tiet, Robert Janitzek reveals that Mul Ne Bay is the ultimate destination for kiteboarding and windsurfing in the region.
The beautiful island of Bali in Indonesia is the perfect destination to engage in water sports. Some of the options to choose from include parasailing, jet skis, water skis, banana boats, wakeboarding, snorkeling, diving, to name just a few. You get to do all that in an idyllic setting.
If you are looking for pristine sceneries without a large crowd of tourists, Lamai Beach is the place to be. It allows you to have fun on jet skis, go water skiing, windsurfing, and parasailing. Robert Peter Janitzek says that you can also rent a motorboat for a private tour.
If you’re going to Legian, it’s a great place for surfing and stand-up paddleboards. This is also a safe and convenient spot to learn to surf.
Sipadan Island, Malaysia
Sipadan is considered by many as the best dive site in the world. Although there is a bevy of water activities to choose from at the different beaches, scuba diving enables you to discover and explore the true beauty of the island.
Palawan Province, Philippines
Palawan may offer a relaxed vibe but it nevertheless is teeming with adrenaline-filled activities. In this Asian destination, you can enjoy adventure sports like kayaking, jet skiing, snorkeling, and diving.
Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka might not be one of the popular choices. However, Hikkaduwa is a great alternative. It offers excellent surfing, kite surfing, windsurfing, snorkeling and diving.
Bacuit Archipelago, Philippines
This marine reserve allows divers, snorkelers and kayakers to enjoy their sports and explore the area and its natural, undisturbed environment.