Asia Family Trips

Where to go, do and see is constantly changing in Asia. Take adavantage of our over 20 years organzing private custom famiuly trips to Asia and relax and enjoy your family adventure to the fullest. Most of our family tours are for having someone to organize their trip for the very first time. They are in good hands. Your family will delight to the unique places, immersive activities and authentic encounters we've planned not only for the kids, but parents too. We may organize your trip from international airlines, and arrival through departure, handling every detail, including expedited immigration, visas, hotel check-ins, dining and more—all under the watchful eye of a dedicated, local in-country trip manager and top tier guides.

From dressing up as a samurai in Kyoto, cycling through hilltribe villages in Vietnam, exploring busy alleys of Bangkok, visiting with children monks in Laos, meeting elephants in Thailand, staying with monks at a remote Zen Buddhist monastery in Japan, ziplining through the jungle in Cambodia, witnessing sea turtles hatch in Borneo, there the perfect places and dozens of amazing experiences we can recommend for your family. Browse some of these below and contact us for more information about your family's trip in Asia.

Family at temple in Kyoto, Japan

Sublime Family Travel
Few places enthralls or excites the imagination like Japan. From samurai to sumo, enjoy a worry free family trip with unique adventures, fascinating encounters, and places that keep children and teens engaged and curious. All under the watchful eye of an experienced and dedicated local tour manager with guides that have over a decade of experience with children. We offer a viariety of private family trip ideas from arts and culture to outdoors—see our special trips below.

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Family touring by bicycle in North Vietnam

Asia's most thrilling family destination
For families no other place the world is as fascinating and thrilling as Vietnam. We've planned exciting family adventures for over 20 years from our office in Hanoi. Experience an authentic Vietnam, visiting schools, artists, and small villages away from the crowds while biking, kayaking, and walking, with unique activities such as rice planting and creating traditional lacquer with an artist—all monitored by experienced local manager and the best guides in the country.

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Elephant and trainer in Chiang Rai elephant camp, Thailand

The Land of Smiles
Discover ancient and exotic Siam, one of Asia's most popular destinations for its picturesque tropical islands and water sports, elephant camps, ancient temples, exotic hilltribe regions, kid-favorite cuisine, and especially the warm and friendly Thais. Enjoy the many splendors of exotic Thailand from the Golden Triangle to dramatic island beaches in Koh Phi Phi.

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Chinese tradtional opera actor performing in Beijing, China

The New & Ancient Inner Kingdom
Explore legendary temples, ancient villages, busy street markets, and famed world heritage sites, but also experience the astonishing modernity of China in places like Shanghai, the city of the future. Enjoy unique and fascinating experiences, including exotic night markets, rickshaw rides, giant pandas, cycling and trekking, astounding acrobats, puppet theater and more.

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Father with young daughter tourists at temple in Bali, Indonesia

At Play in Garden of the Gods
Bali is a magical tropical wonderland for kids, an exotic setting of temples out if an Indiana Jone's' movie with monkeys rambling through the jungles, fascinating tribal culture, kid-friendly-resorts, sacred stone temples, and multitude of pool, beach, and ocean adventures. Experience outdoor adventure in incredible landscapes, from rafting, hiking, surfing, snorkeling, to biking.

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Learning to cook spring rolls on Halong Bay, Vietnam

Adventure in Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia
Explore one of the most fascinating regions in the world—Indochina with your family. Enjoy thrilling destinations in Vietnam, includng the capital, Hanoi, northern hilltribe villages, stunning landscapes of Halong Bay by kayak, cycling the Imperial capital Hue, charming Hoi An on Vietnam's central coast, the ancient temples and elephant sanctuary in Laos, and the magnificent stone ruins of Angkor in Cambodia. With experienced and dediciated staff in each country, your travel will leave you to realx and enjoy your family adventure to the fullest.

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Orangutan mother and duaghter in Borneo jungle

Explore Asia's Wildlife Bounty
Family adventure in the jungles of Borneo, exploring rivers, jungles and islands. by traditional longtail boat, visit tribal longhouses, overnight in jungle lodges amidst the lush foliage and riverways, hike through canopied jungle, spot Pygmy elephants, proboscis monkeys and rhinos in their natural habitat, dive in the blue waters of the South China Sea and spend time with indigenous tribes getting to know their ancient cultures. And that’s all before you’ve even caught a glimpse orang-utans the amazing star attraction of a Borneo trip.

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When to go - best weather by country

Location Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
North Vietnam
Hanoi & Halong Bay
Central Vietnam
Hue & Hoi An
South Vietnam
Phu Quoc
Golden Triangle
Koh Samui
Myanmar (Burma)
Hakone (Mount Fuji)
Hong Kong

The Indochina Travel Difference

Asia Expert

Asia changes quickly and is, well, very different from trip planning to other places. Many of our travelers have never used a tour company before.


The first American tour operator in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia and to organize specialty adventure, family, arts, photography, and culinary trips.

Insider Travel

Toss the guidebook and discover the authentic, away from crowds, overlooked gems, immersive activities, and amazing encounters that provide real insight into places you visit.

Unique Experiences

Skip the boring, the unremarkable, and tourist traps. Thrill to unique insider experiences, fascinating people encounters, and activities that only we arrange.


We provide full-service booking for your international flights, discounted and refundable, and arranging of all regional and in-country flights.

Only Private Trips

Access our decades of experience in the region on an entirely private custom trip, enjoying insider access, exceptional people, maximum flexibility, and activities few travelers experience.

Visas and More

Relax while we handle airlines, visas, and all other incidentals, including VIP immigration for your arrivals. Benefit from attentive local offices, experienced staff, and premier guides.

Culinary Delights

We organized the 1st culinary trips in Indochina. We plan and organize our dining from street eats to the finest formal. View one of our remarkable culinary trips.

Premier Guides

Experienced travelers know the guide makes the trip. Our guides are the most experienced and knowledgeable, typically with two decades in their position.


Enjoy a private trip for what many companies charge for a group trip, all with equal or better quality guides, itinerary, and accommodation.

Trip of a Lifetime

Even the most jaded our travelers return thrilled about their unique and unforgettable trips. Ask us for references and read our testimonials.

Peace of Mind

Enjoy services premier travel agents use with meticulous trip planning and attentive 24x7 service between our San Francisco and and in-country offices.

INDOCHINA Travel Company

San Francisco California
Phone: (415) 418-6800