There is nothing more exciting than going to a destination with an adventure in mind. An adventure is guaranteed to get your heart racing, your blood flowing, and give you a fantastic adrenaline rush. Here are 7 great destinations for adventure in 2018.
Rajasthan is an exciting state in northern India and there are many adventures to go on. Head to Bikaner and you can go on camel safari in the desert. There are more tigers in India than anywhere else in the world so head out on tiger safari to see these elusive cats. Don’t miss Jaipur, the state capital, where you can see ancient forts, palaces, and temples.
Morocco is full of adventures and you can head to the coast for an exciting holiday of surfing or windsurfing. The area of Essaouira offers excellent conditions for both surfing and windsurfing. If you are a beginner surfer Taghazout is a great place to learn and you will easily find lessons and rentals. If you want to go trekking do the Jebel Toubkal Ascent and try trekking in the Sahara Desert. Be sure to add exploring Marrakech to your itinerary, and if you go in the hotter months, stay in a villa with a pool so you can take regular dips to keep cool.
Queenstown is on the south island of New Zealand and it has been namd the “Global Adventure Capital”. Bring your nerves of steel because you can experience bungee jumping, skydiving, and paragliding in one day. Take a trip up to The Remarkables if you wish to go trekking, skiing, or snowboarding.
Whistler is in the province of British Columbia in Canada and there are many exciting adventures that you can go on. The area is spread over two mountains and encompasses an area of 8000km. In the winter months you can enjoy world class skiing, snowboarding, ice climbing, bob sleighing, tubing, snowshoeing and dog sledding. In the warmer months you can go heli-skiing, helicopter tours, alpine hiking, mountain biking, or even join a bear viewing tour.
Cuba is a beautiful island nation and it is a great place for adventure seekers. During your visit to Cuba, you can go scuba diving, snorkelling, kayaking, paddle boarding, and deep sea fishing along the beautiful coast. There are also plenty of exciting adventures on land and you can explore waterfalls, visit caves, rock climb, go trekking, and experience glamping under the brilliant stars. You can join guided tours or hire your own guides and customize your experience.
Exploring The French Alps is a fabulous adventure any time of year. In the cold weather you can try skiing, snowboarding, ice climbing, and a variety of other winter sports at areas like Paradiski and Les Trois Vallees. In the warmer months you can go mountain biking, trekking, canyoning, caving, and spend time at some of the beautiful lakes like Lake Geneva or Lake Annecy.
Fiji is a fabulous place for a kayaking adventure! This archipelago in the South Pacific has many exciting places to explore like the volcanic islands of The Yasawa Islands, Sawa-i-lau caves, and endless stretches of white beaches, with beautiful blue lagoons.
So which one is on your bucket list?