Taking off on a journey alone requires a lot of guts. However, there are many travelers who claim that traveling alone is one of the best ways to see the world. Solo traveling allows you to experience the unexplored without being influenced by the peers or partners. You have all the liberty to explore places that are of your taste and will take you to a voyage of soul searching. Traveling alone gives you a rare opportunity of self-indulgence. Spend your day on a desert island or a frenetic new city choice is yours.
South Island – New Zealand
South Island in New Zealand offers plentiful options for solo travelers. The list of solo activities is endless you can go for horse riding, skiing, hiking, bungy jumping, skydiving, whitewater rafting and a lot more. Picture perfect glaciers, mountains, lakes and rugged coastline makes it one of the most beautiful places in the world.
Busy streets of Barcelona is known for the traditional café culture where the number of cafeterias lined boulevards are crowded with people. If you are not one of those then you can escape the hustle-bustle and head towards one of the beaches which can be easily reached through public transport. Nightlife in Spain is one of the famous activities people do, hence you can just spend your evening as the Spanish do.
If you are one of the experienced trekkers then Nepal is the one for you even though you are traveling solo. The famous Annapurna circuit can be tackled independently or you can be part of any group. You can also go hiking the Himalayan circuit additionally it gives you a great chance to get up close to the people staying on the mountains. You can choose to stay at one of the teahouses which are affordable and convenient.
Jordan allows you to explore the evocative ruins of the ancient cities, float in the Dead Sea or stargaze in the desert. In Jordan, you cannot ignore their famous hospitality and while you travel alone you can expect a few invitations for tea or meal at a local’s house.
The land of smiles is full of beaches and islands makes it one of the most desired places for the backpackers. Solo travelers can simply find locals with whom they can sip in Chang beer. The tropical region is full of sunshine almost all the year round, making one of the favorite destinations for solo travelers.
Sri Lankan’s are the most friendly and hospitable locals. The island nation is filled with ancient cities and is home to the tea plantation, wildlife, sacred mountains, sandy beaches, luxurious resorts. As a solo traveler, you can opt to stay in an ecolodge or a homestay which will help you to save huge on your staying cost at the same time you will be contributing in supporting to the local communities.
Denmark is a laidback country and the capital city Copenhagen is not an exception. It is one of the splendid destinations for solo travelers as it is compact and can be explored conveniently by bike or foot. You will not be bored to explore the city’s Scandi café culture, art museums, nightlife etc. Summers are the best time to hit the beaches.
Rajasthan beautifully portrays India and its rich culture in front of the entire world. The land of Kings has plenty of options for single travelers such as forts and palaces. The major cities of Rajasthan include Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaipur and Jaisalmer, and you can travel from one city to another conveniently. The traditional Rajasthani hospitality is a not to miss when you are there, the city will leave you spoilt for the choice of affordable places to stay and eat especially when you are traveling alone. You can also get on a camel ride in the desert and explore the roots of Rajasthan in the most traditional way.
So what are you waiting for? Pick up your destination and pack your bags for the most unexpected adventure and great memories as a solo traveler.