Best Destinations to visit in December / January

Say goodbye to this year in style. How about stocking up on that Vitamin D and jetting off to Sunny South East Asia! For recommendations on where to go, have a browse below to find out the best destinations to visit the December / January and treat yourself!

Fancy surfing on Christmas day? Or starting 2018 on a paradise island? These are our best destinations to visit in December / January...

 

Canggu - Bali

 

Could you imagine lying on the beach in December? Or snorkeling through warm, crystal clear waters in January? If you want to get away from the dark, frosty mornings and wake up on a beach in paradise, Canggu is the place for you. Unlike the British winter we are used to, the average temperature in Canggu is a comfortable 27°C. From the famous temple Tanah Lot to surfing on Kuta beach. There are endless activities for you to do here. Not to mention relaxing on the beach watching the most stunning sunsets! Canggu is all you need this winter. For recommendations on where to stay check out Koa D' Surfers. Sea view rooms, a swimming pool & breakfast included. Perfecto!

Best destinations to visit in December / January - Bali

 

Koh Phangan -Thailand

 

The nights are drawing in and the chilly morning's are upon us. Before we know it, Santa Claus will be knocking on our doorstep. If you want to escape this winter there is no better place to visit than Koh Phangan. With Christmas celebrations kept to a minimum, you could be relaxing on a secluded beach whilst diving into that long lost book you have been meaning to read for the past year. There is something for everyone here. If you’re the more adventurous type you could take a Muay Thai lesson or perhaps take a leap to the famous ‘Slip N fly’. This island has it all. We recommend Echo Beach hostel which is idyllic if you're looking to fall asleep listening to the waves and wake up with a picturesque sea view.
It is no surprise that Koh Phangan is one of the best destinations to visit this December / January. So why not have a browse here for further details.

Best destinations to visit in December / January

 

Siem Reap - Cambodia

 

Siem Reap is another one of our best destinations to visit in December / January if you are looking for a paradise winter warmer. Their winter is characterised by dry, sunny weather with low humidity. The average temperature is around 26 °C throughout the country, which makes temple touring the best activity to do. Our 12 Day Cambodia Explorer begins in Siem Reap, where we venture to watch the sunrise at the famous Angkor Watt temple. You could then take a river cruise along Kampot and unwind on the most gorgeous island – Koh Rong Samloem. The perfect mix of relaxation and culture!

Best destinations to visit in December / January - Cambodia

 

Mui Ne - Vietnam

 

As Vietnam is a long & narrow country, climate conditions vary considerably. With 20°C being the lowest in the North to 27°C in the South, Vietnam has to be another one of our best destinations to visit in December / January. Mui Ne, which lays on the South East of Vietnam, offers a warming heat with low humidity in December / January. Not only a stunning coastal town, but it is also home to the most breathtaking sand dunes. Made up from Red and white sand, the dunes are the perfect place to get those Facebook profile pics at sunset!

Best destinations to visit in December / January

 

So there we have it, just a little injection of travel inspiration for you!

For further advice on where you should be jet setting off to this winter contact the TruCrew today xox

Words by Heidi Hemmings