5 Best Destinations In Southeast Asia For A Fun and Adventurous Girls’ Trip


Farah Fazanna •  Aug 16, 2023

A girls’ trip is fun – you can laugh, cry, shop and enjoy quiet moments together. Planning is easy once you find out where to go. To make things easy for you, we have created a list for a Southeast Asian escapade with places that offer a wide range of activities. From shopping haven Seoul to historical charm Phnom Penh, there are endless girls’ trip ideas that you can choose from!

1. Bali, Indonesia

A balanced mix of shopping, beaches and picturesque locations make Bali the perfect spot for a girls’ trip out of the country! Pose for pictures at the Tegallalang Rice Terrace in Ubud, hike the Sekumpur Waterfalls and enjoy sunbathing at Diamond Beach. There is something for everyone in Bali and would certainly cater to every character in your friends’ group! 10 Best Hotels And Villas In Canggu, Bali12 Amazing Things You Absolutely Have To Do In Bali

2. Hanoi, Vietnam

The capital of Vietnam is the perfect place to go if you and your friends are looking to immerse yourselves in the local culture. This is where you can find authentic Vietnamese dishes and there are many monuments that have captured time. Some must-sees include The UNESCO World Heritage Site, Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and the Perfume Pagoda. 9 Halal Eateries In Hanoi That You Can’t MissFirst-Timer’s Guide To Vietnam: The 7D6N Muslim-Friendly Itinerary You've Been Waiting For

3. Singapore

Your trip to Singapore starts at Changi Airport. Touted as one of the best airports in the world, it’s a must-visit destination by itself. Be sure to pose for photos at the famous HSBC Rain Vortex in Jewel Changi, shop at Jewel-exclusive retail stores and eat at the best restaurants they have to offer. One of the best things to do with your girlfriends in Singapore is to enjoy thrilling rides at Universal Studios! Hop onto fun rides, and roller coasters, meet your childhood characters, gorge on some lip-smacking food and be a kid all over again at this world-famous theme park. 12 Halal Eateries Along Singapore's Eastern Round Island Route13 Hotels In Singapore With Private Jacuzzi Perfect For A Much-Needed Break9 Best Murtabak Spots In Singapore

4. Bangkok, Thailand

Another city to add if you want to shop until you drop with your girlfriends is Bangkok! Thailand’s market places need no introduction and the Damnoen Saduak floating market is a must-visit! Located about 1.5 hours from main Bangkok city, the place is a bustling marketplace which can be explored on a boat. It offers a wide range of handicrafts, clothes, street food and lots more. If you have not had enough, head to MBK shopping centre for over 2000 shops to choose from. Other equally fascinating places include Asiatique–The Riverfront and Pratunam market. 6 Halal Eateries From Bangkok We Might Just Be Able To Taste Again Now That Bangkok's Opening Up17 Amazing Malls And Markets In Bangkok (Nearby Muslim-Friendly Eateries) For A Shopping Getaway8 Heavenly Muslim-Friendly Desserts In Bangkok That’ll Leave You Drooling5 Muslim-Friendly Hotels In Bangkok That Offer Halal Food

5. Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Do you and your girlfriends enjoy reading about history? Then a girls’ trip to Phnom Penh is what you need! Witness the culture and soak in the charm of Phnom Penh at the Royal Palace, get a glimpse of the country’s struggle in the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and enjoy wildlife at the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre. There you have it! Not get into planning and start your adventure now!