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  • 10 Best Things to See and Do in Vietnam

    Stretching from the incredible rice fields in the North to the bustle of the Mekong Delta in the South, Vietnam has a lot to offer. Here we list an updated guide that highlights historical and modern beauty of Vietnam which cannot be missed.

  • Cambodia Travel Guide

    Cambodia, while a poor country, has much to offer visitors. A trip to Cambodia not only offers glimpses into the country’s glorious (Angkor) and terrifying (Khmer Rouge period) history, but also a chance to experience a beautiful country and a beautiful culture. Tourism in Cambodia is no longer just about the past.

  • Laos Travel Guide

    At the end of the Vietnam War, Laos could add to its list of achievements being the most bombed country during warfare. It’s not surprising, then, that the communist government which took control in the 1970s was not particularly interested in opening its doors to foreign visitors. Some three decades later, however, a poor economy has brought the country to a time of reconsideration; tourism seems to be the light at the end of the tunnel for Laos.

  • About us

    Detoured Asia is the alternative tour experience for travelers in Southeast Asia designed and led by city-savvy locals, currently running in Saigon and Mekong River Delta, Vietnam.

  • Thailand Travel Guide

    Islands lined with palms overhanging gorgeous beaches; superb cuisine; a rich cultural heritage; exotic rainforests; cheap shopping; hundreds of temples and religious artifacts dating back centuries; ancient villages stowed away in hidden corners of the land – this is Thailand, one of the greatest travel experiences you are ever likely to experience.

  • Vietnam Travel Guide

    The setting of the most protested and controversial war of the second half of the 20th century, Vietnam is once again hosting thousands of Americans – but this time they’re armed with money, not guns. And they are not alone, as travellers from around the world are flocking to Vietnam. Perhaps partly due to the memory of the Vietnam War, travel in Vietnam is cheap and only just on its way into fruition.

  • Cai Be Floating Market to Vinh Long Town

    Leave the city behind and journey to Cai Be and Vinh Long on this day trip from Ho Chi Minh. Spend a day exploring the colorful floating markets, emerald rice fields and lush back waterways of the Mekong Delta. Embark on a cruise through the many tributaries of the Mekong, walk along the famous Monkey Bridges that link the villages together and wander amongst vibrant tropical fruit gardens.

  • Hideaway Mekong Delta Ben Tre Island

    Verdant terrain of Ben Tre Island is teeming with fruit orchards, waterways, rustic villages and rolling rice fields. Situated close to Ho Chi Minh City this tour is a leisurely excursion – take a boat trip up the Mekong passing river craft and local cottage industries on route, before weaving along lovely country lanes by motor cart passing through coconut groves and villages.

  • Mekong Delta Rural Life Experience

    Visit some untouched areas of Mekong river delta for a full day tour to see the stunning scenery, to take deep breath from panoramic rice field, and to taste the hidden charm of local countryside with many highlight activities.

  • Cai Be Floating Market and Island Biking

    Experience rural life in Vietnam with a boat ride on the Mekong Delta. This Cai Be floating market and Tan Phong island day trip from Ho Chi Minh City to Cai Be takes you to tranquil fruit orchards, a candy factory and Cai Be Floating Market.

  • Essential Laos Tour

    The Lao people are known for their gentle polite nature and for their charming hospitality. The capital Vientiane, is one of Asia’s biggest villages, sitting on the banks of the Mekong river. To the north, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the old Royal city of Luang Prabang is home to dozens of temples and a way of life that has changed little over the years. In the south the Angkor era temple of Wat Phu is one of the jewels of the Mekong.