Do you just love traveling but fail to get appropriate company so you go on cancelling your travel plans? If yes then it is time you take the initiative to travel alone, which is a scary prospect at the start but a rewarding experience in the end. Why miss the chance of exploring unknown territories and discovering your true self just because you do not have friends/relatives to accompany you? Solo travel will give you an opportunity to come out of your zone of comfort and rise above the expectations other people have from you. Much to your convenience, this post is going to list down 10 destinations which will get you motivated to travel alone.
- New Zealand
This place is the first choice for many solo travelers because it is home to some of the friendliest and tolerant people- a major benefit for those who travel alone and might need help from the local people. Along with that, you can enjoy adventure activities like hiking, jet boating and bungee jumping in New Zealand.
Major Attractions: Milford Sound, Bay of Islands, Lake Wanaka, Hamilton Gardens etc.
Despite being on the path of modernization and development, Nepal has not forgotten its traditions, rich culture and native character. The stunning scenery in the country is enough to enthrall you and make your solo trip memorable.
Major Attractions: Kathmandu Valley, Durbar Square, Phewa Lake, Annapurna Circuit etc.
All you safari lovers out there must definitely visit this place because it is well-known for being the habitat for ‘Big Five’ which includes Leopard, lion, buffalo, black rhino and elephant and has a diverse ecosystem.
Major Attractions: Lake Nakuru, Maasai Mara, Diani Beach, Malindi Marine National Park etc.
Looking for a budget-friendly destination to visit alone? Then Fiji should be your preferred choice. Affordable transportation and guesthouses make it convenient for solo travelers to visit this archipelago consisting of picturesque islands and scenery.
Major Attractions: Kula Eco Park, Mount Tomanivi, Garden of the Sleeping Giant, Denarau Island etc.
- Costa Rica
You will find lots of fellow wandering souls in this adventure capital where you can engage in multiple outdoor activities like kayaking, hiking, zip lining, snorkeling, and whitewater rafting and so on.
Major Attractions: Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, La Fortuna Waterfall, Puerto Carrillo etc.
- Sri Lanka
Magnificent elephants, precious stones, rare species, delicious food and verdant landscape are just a few of the things that this island country has to offer to solo travelers. There can be no doubt as to why it is called: Wonder of Asia due to its beauty and abundance.
Major Attractions: Yala National Park, Unawatuna, Sigiriya, Arugambay etc.
- South Korea
Considered to be the undiscovered and untouched travel destinations, South Korea is perfect for those who wish to travel alone because its nightlife is one of a kind, its countryside is amazing, food is delightful and technologically the country is pretty top-notch.
Major Attractions: Changdeokgung, Bukhansan National Park, Namsan, Gwangalli Beach etc.
Boasting exceptional landscape consisting of huge mountains, deserts, rainforest and tundras, classy and sophisticated cities and amazing people, Canada is one country that should not be missed by you.
Major Attractions: Niagara Falls, Haida Gwaii, Vancouver Island, Lake Erie etc.
This coastal country is where you can witness the mixture of colonial past and contemporary present. Nightlife in Colombia is great, the food is delicious and one can enjoy in the beautiful beaches. History buffs just love this country as it houses some of the most remarkable museums.
Major Attractions: Bogota, Isla Gorgona, Popayan, Tayrona National Park etc.
Brazil stands for boundless beaches, outdoor adventure activities, different musical styles and rhythms, warm people, cultured cities, incredible food and dense jungle. Visiting this destination is a must for those who love traveling alone.
Major Attractions: Fortaleza, Porto Seguro, Ilha Grande, Campinas etc.
The above list is attractive and precise enough to encourage you to get your backpack ready and set out on a journey of a lifetime. Enjoy!