Bali's Sindhu Market, Nacpan Beach in El Nido among South-east Asia's top 15 trending attractions: TripAdvisor

Nacpan Beach.
Nacpan Beach.PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR
Sindhu Market.
Sindhu Market.PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR
Nguyen Hue Street.
Nguyen Hue Street.PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR
Pinto Art Museum.
Pinto Art Museum.PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR
Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden.
Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden.PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR

SINGAPORE - In need of a short getaway during the December holidays?

Travel planning and booking website TripAdvisor has released its list of top 15 trending attractions in South-east Asia.

The 15 places, according to TripAdvisor, saw the greatest increase in traveller interest on its website from September to October this year.

Ranked top with a search traffic increase of 242 per cent was Bali's Sindhu Market, a charming space consisting of small shops that peddle local delights, fresh produce and trinkets.

Nacpan Beach in Philippines' El Nido, a slightly more off-the-beaten path option, was ranked second.

Ho Chi Minh City's pedestrian-only Nguyen Hue Street, the Pinto Art Museum in Philippines' Antipolo City and the Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden in Pattaya, Thailand, round out the top five.

A total of five destinations in Thailand made the list, followed by four attractions each in Indonesia and Philippines.

Here is the full list of trending attractions

1. Sindhu Market - Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

2. Nacpan Beach - El Nido, Philippines

3. Nguyen Hue Street - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

4. Pinto Art Museum - Antipolo City, Philippines

5. Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden - Pattaya, Thailand

6. Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si) - Chiang Mai, Thailand


Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si). PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

7. Gili Meno Beach - Gili Islands, Indonesia


Gili Meno Beach. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

8. Cartoon Network Amazone - Jomtien Beach, Pattaya, Thailand


Cartoon Network Amazone. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

9. Monkey Hill - Phuket Town, Thailand


Monkey Hill. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

10. Krabi Weekend Night Market - Krabi Town, Thailand


Krabi Weekend Night Market. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

11. Tegenungan Waterfall - Ubud, Bali, Indonesia


Tegenungan Waterfall. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

12. Nuvali - Santa Rosa, Philippines


Nuvali. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

13. Puri Saren Palace - Ubud, Bali, Indonesia


Puri Saren Palace. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

14. Kawasan Falls - Moalboal, Cebu island, Philippines


Kawasan Falls. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR 

15. Mid Valley Megamall - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Mid Valley Megamall. PHOTO: TRIPADVISOR