Our Favorite Destinations for the Adventurist
For all the adventurists out there, this one is for you!
Considered to be one of the “greenest” countries out there, Costa Rica boasts magnificent wildlife, rainforests, and comfortable temperatures averaging around 70 degrees year-round. Venture out to its many active volcanic craters, tropical rainforests and beaches, or get up-close-and-personal with exotic animals like monkeys, sloths, birds and frogs. Dare to take your vacation to new heights? Then, ziplining will surely do it! Prefer to stay grounded? Then whitewater rafting, surfing, and snorkeling will give you the adrenaline rush you’ve been looking for!
Looking for the perfect mix between bustling city and the great outdoors? Then, the land down under has you covered! Known for its thriving cosmopolitan cities and awe-inspiring coast, Australia offers adventurists a variety of thrills and entertainment. Join a tour of the rugged outback for views of jaw-dropping scenery and wildlife, or cuddle with a koala at a local supervised sanctuary or park. Want to put your water skills to the test? Australia has plenty of beach towns for you to surf to your heart’s content! The Great Barrier Reef is another notable destination for divers and snorkelers and considered to be one of Australia’s “Greatest Natural Wonders” for its remarkable abundance of marine life. Be sure to check it out!
Hawaii is more than just pretty beaches and palm trees –it’s also a great destination to explore some of the world’s most incredible natural wonders. Between whale watching in Maui, splashing under a waterfall in Kauai, or a bike tour down a plunging volcano, Hawaii will surely satisfy your itch for adventure! Be sure you take advantage of numerous water activities like surfing and snorkeling or take a gander over to Flumin’ Kohala –a hand-drilled channel, where kayaking is quite popular. There’s something for every adventurist in Hawaii!
Thailand is another fun destination to explore between the vibrant non-stop city of Bangkok, to its sacred spaces and temples, floating markets, and colorful nightlife. Head North to explore numerous blue mountains and silvery waterfalls, while the South boasts limestone cliffs and prehistoric skyscrapers. Want to check out some beaches? Thailand offers many gorgeous beaches of Phuket, Koh Samui, Krabi and Pattaya, where diving with whale sharks, scaling sea cliffs, and kiteboarding are the best things to do. Be sure to look out for other hidden gems in Thailand…they are definitely worth finding!
Known for its spectacular wildlife and enormous glaciers, Alaska is the perfect spot for the adventurist! Take a hike and make friends with a moose or mountain goat in no time –or spot whales, seals and sea otters on a guided tour. Ever seen a bald eagle? Well then grab your binoculars, because in Alaska, you can! Viewings of the Northern Lights is another popular attraction in Alaska, which can typically be seen in any month besides June, July and August. Watch as the vibrant colors burst through the dark night sky, which is really an incredible phenomenon!
Craving that European culture, but still want the adventure? Then, you might just love Switzerland! Switzerland is loaded with one-in-a-lifetime journeys, breathtaking Alpine experiences, and urban culture. The amazing landscapes invite travelers to ski or snowboard down its heart-racing mountains, while pastures and biking trails boast the country’s natural beauty at a slower pace. Is hot air ballooning or parachuting on your bucket list? Sure, it is! Face your fears as you gaze out into the grandeur valleys of Switzerland, while knocking a “do before you die” item off your list one at a time. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!
Well, what are you waiting for? Adventure awaits! 😊 For more information on any one of these incredible adventure destinations, contact us today at [email protected].