Round the World South East Asia 2020

Three countries. Six weeks. Incredible value.

South East Asia is an Xtremely interesting, fun, safe and beautiful part of the world. It has a well-trodden backpacking route for a good reason. This group trip will show you the best sites in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam in six fun-filled weeks. From bustling cities, to UNESCO sites and from stunning beaches and islands to amazing waterfalls and jungles. You can join three exciting group adventure trips in 3 different countries in Asia and see the best that this region has to offer.


Trip 1: Thailand

  • Duration: 14 Days / 13 Nights
  • Starts: Bangkok
  • Finishes: Chiang Mai

Trip 2: Cambodia

  • Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights
  • Starts: Siem Reap
  • Finishes: Phnom Penh

Trip 3: Vietnam

  • Duration: 17 Days / 16 Nights
  • Starts: Ho Chi Minh
  • Finishes: Hanoi

Round the World South East Asia 2020: Trip Highlights


  • Hassle-free airport transfer
  • Meet like-minded people and make friends for life
  • Part the night away in the famous Khao San Road  and experience one f the biggest party spots in the world
  • Explore beautiful Floating Markets
  • Enjoy a cruise down the famous River Kwai, and learn about the amazing history in the area
  • Witness the amazing Erawan waterfalls
  • Visit some of the most dazzling temples
  • Experience a Jungle trek to a hill tribe and immerse yourself in their culture
  • Jungle Zip lining adventure
  • Visit our ethical elephant sanctuary
  • Dive into a Thai cooking class and learn some great techniques to wow your family with


  • Easy airport pickup
  • Make new friends as you travel in a group of like-minded people
  • Enjoy a cooking Class & Sunset BBQ and learn how to cook true Cambodian style
  • Experience the sunrise over the famous Angkor Wat, one of the oldest temples in the world
  • Go on a pub crawl on Pub Street, Siem Reap
  • Enjoy traditional markets in Phnom Penh
  • Visit the famous S21 & Killing Fields and learn about Cambodia’s complicated history
  • Hop onboard for beautiful River Cruise’s and Jungle Treks
  • Visit a Banana Plantation


  • Hassle-free airport transfer
  • Travel with a group of like-minded individuals
  • Make life-long friends
  • Visit the famous War Museum and gain insight into a complicated past
  • Visit the sand Dunes & enjoy a relaxing Beach Day in the beach resort town of Mui Ne
  • Experience Nirvana at our Ninhvana Beach Hideaway
  • Enjoy some adventure while Kayaking and Paddle-Boarding
  • Get treated and indulge in Massages and Yoga
  • Learn how to make lanterns in Hoi An, the city of lanterns and learn about the cultural significance
  • Visit the Imperial City & Royal Palace, a walled enclosure within the citadel of the city of Huế, the former imperial capital of Vietnam
  • Get cooking and join in on a traditional Vietnamese Class.
  • Visit National Park’s and dive into the natural diversity
  • Zip-line through caves
  • Lots, lots, lots more!

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Round the World South East Asia 2020: Full Details

As this Round the World trip is built out of 3 trips, we would love to give you a lot more information on each trip. In the links below you will find all the information in more detail, but if you have questions please pop us an email, see the web form at the bottom of the page where you can leave your details and ask your question. We will get straight on it!

The order of the trip


Section 1: Northern Thailand Escapade

An amazing 14 day adventure starting in Bangkok and ending in the beautiful northern city of Chiang Mai. Experience the coolest places & activities central and northern Thailand have to offer. Cycle round the ancient temple ruins of Ayutthaya. Swim with elephants, trek & zipline through the jungle, learn to cook Thai food and stay with a hill-tribe village in Chiang Mai, visit the hippy/backpacker mountain town Pai. The ultimate Northern Thailand adventure.


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Section 2: Cambodia Backpacker Experience

This incredible 12 day trip is a what Xtrem Gap Year is all about, culture, fun and adventure is what this trip is all about, as we take you to see the iconic Angkor Wat temples in Siem Reap, visit the busy streets of Phnom Penh, travel through the rural countryside town of Kampot, before reaching the stunning beaches and islands of the south coast of this beautiful country. It has something for everyone and is best way to see explore Cambodia and meet like minded people and to experience the wonderful people who live there.

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Section 3: Vietnam Xplorer

Become a true Vietnam Explorer as we travel north from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi covering all the best that this incredible country has to offer. Discover the culture and dive deep into its not too distant past, visit the amazing sand dunes of Mui Ne, stunning beaches, breathtaking caves and national parks and finish off with a private island getaway in Halong Bay. With 17 days of action packed fun, it is the perfect amount of time to spend in this amazing country.

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The accommodation for this trip is all twin share private rooms.


What's Included?


  • Airport pickup (Up to 2 days before tour – must pre-book any extra accommodation)
  • 26 Nights Accommodation
  • Some Meals
  • All transport included


  • Khao San Road Nightlife
  • Taling Chan Floating Markets
  • River Kwai boat cruise
  • Erawan waterfalls
  • Bike ride around Ayutthaya ruins
  • Chiang Mai temples
  • Jungle trek and hill tribe homestay
  • Zip lining
  • Elephant sanctuary
  • Hot springs and waterfalls in Pai
  • Lod cave & Bamboo rafting
  • White Buddha temple
  • Thai cooking class


  • Airport pickup (up to 2 days before tour)
  • 11 Nights accommodation
  • All transport included


  • Cooking Class & Sunset BBQ
  • Sunrise at Angkor Wat
  • Pub Street, Siem Reap
  • Markets in Phnom Penh
  • S21 & Khmer Killing Fields
  • Water Activities in Kampot
  • Kampot River Cruise
  • Sihanoukville Beach
  • Sihanoukville Boat Trip
  • Koh Rong Samloem
  • Farewell Dinner


  • Aiport Pick (up to 2 days before start date – extra nights accommodation not included in price)
  • 16 nights accommodation
  • Some Meals
  • All transport included


  • Ho Chi Minh City Orientation
  • Visit War Museum
  • Sand Dunes & Beach Day in Mui Ne
  • Ninhvana Beach Hideaway
  • Kayaking, Paddle-Boarding
  • Massages, Yoga & Trekking
  • Lantern Making in Hoi An
  • Bamboo Basket Boat Trip
  • Imperial City & Royal Palace
  • Cooking Class
  • Phong Nha National Park
  • Zip-lining through caves
  • Castaways Island, Halong Bay
  • Water Activities
  • Boat trip around Halong Bay

What's Excluded?

  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Most Meals
  • Drinks

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Each trip has a different start and end location, so you will need to book your flights accordingly:

    Trip 1: Thailand

    • Starts: Bangkok
    • Finishes: Chiang Mai

    Trip 2: Cambodia

    • Starts: Siem Reap
    • Finishes: Phnom Penh

    Trip 3: Vietnam

    • Starts: Ho Chi Minh
    • Finishes: Hanoi


  • Yes, your flight needs to land between 6am and 10pm on your start dates. Sometimes there will be a day or 2 between trips, but don’t worry, we will help you book the extra accommodation where needed.

  • Yes, not a problem, as long as you stay at our hotel and are arriving within 2 days of your start date. Once you have booked and we have received your flight details, we will be in touch to organise your extra nights.

  • Asia is very cheap in general, and because there are a lot of inclusions you will not need much. In Thailand and Vietnam, for example, all of your accommodation is taken care of. During the whole of your trip, you will have transfers and guides included and lots of activities. We recommend people take between 10 and £20 per day you can get away with less.

  • Yes, lots of people come on our trips alone, it’s a great way to meet new people and you will never feel alone from the moment you arrive as you will instantly be travelling with an awesome group of like-minded people.

  • There no age limits on our trips however most of our travellers are between 18 and mid 30’s. Remember you’re only as old as you feel!

  • Please remember that it is your responsibility to make sure that you have the correct visa information and that you acquire the correct visa(s)


    It depends on your nationality and which destination you are travelling to. For full visa information please check the Thai embassy website.


    As it stands at the moment (2019) for UK and NL travellers, you can get a Cambodian visa either online or on arrival. for more info, please visit this link.


    This needs to be pre-arranged. You CANNOT get a visa on arrival. Please visit this link for more info.

  • Yes of course you can. We will put you in touch with other group members shortly before your tour.

  • For most of our destinations, you don’t need any specific vaccinations however its always good to check with your doctor to make sure you have an up to date tetanus jab. We also recommend paying a visit to a travel doctor, as they will have all the up-to-date info.

  • There are ATMs readily available in all of our destinations so we would recommend getting a travel card with good rates and withdrawing cash locally rather than carrying big amounts with you. If you are going to bring cash you would get a better rate if you exchanged in Asia so bring your home currency with you.

Round the World South East Asia 2020 Trip Dates

Start Dates 2020:

11 March; 2020 to 23 April; 2020
23 March; 2020 to 6 May; 2020

1 April; 2020 to 15 May; 2020
17 April; 2020 to 28 May; 2020
26 April; 2020 to 6 June; 2020

5 May; 2020 to 19 June; 2020
16 May; 2020 to 28 June; 2020
30 May; 2020 to 11 July; 2020

7 June; 2020 to 20 July; 2020
20 June; 2020 to 2 August; 2020

22 July; 2020 to 2 September; 2020

4 August; 2020 to 15 September; 2020
12 August; 2020 to 24 September; 2020
24 August; 2020 to 7 October; 2020

2 September; 2020 to 16 October; 2020
16 September; 2020 to 29 October; 2020
26 September; 2020 to 7 November; 2020

10 October; 2020 to 20 November; 2020
15 October; 2020 to 29 November; 2020
30 October; 2020 to 12 December; 2020

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