Central Sulawesi is just beginning to open up to tourism, a place of thick rainforests, stunning waterfalls and deep inland lakes, like Poso Lake, a vast pristine body of water surrounded by mountains.
Known as the home of the former Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Sumatra’s Gunung Leuser National Park is a World Heritage-listed tropical rainforest with the world’s largest population of Orangutans.
If you’re looking for an easy nature escape, only a few hours’ drive from Bangkok is Khao Chamao-Khao Wong National Park, famous for its hiking trails, multi-level waterfalls and limestone caves.
Despite being landlocked, Laos is an important hotspot of biodiversity, with rolling jungle wilderness, rivers and mountain terrain that provide all sorts of opportunities for those seeking real adventure.
Situated in western Cambodia’s Koh Kong Province across Kompong Som Bay from Sihanoukville city is Botum Sakor National Park, the largest national park in Cambodia.
Join a tour around the region to learn how ecotourism can make visiting a national park beneficial to travelers, local communities and the wild inhabitants.
Imagine taking up a protected perch inside a hanging sphere to clandestinely spot wildlife wandering through the forest below. Read about this tour in Laos.
Their appearance is a bit wild and disheveled but these iconic indigenous people have preserved their remarkable ancestral heritage. Take a look inside the lives of Wanniya-laeto forest dwellers.