There are so many places to visit around the world that it can be hard to choose where to go. With a little planning and research, you could find yourself in some of the most beautiful cities on Earth with your bucket list trip.
With many countries welcoming tourists again for the first time since the start of the pandemic, luxury tour providers Unforgettable Travel has rounded up some of the best bucket list travel destinations for a 2022 trip that will satisfy your wanderlust.
Travelling has taken over the world. People are booking their tickets to exotic locations all around the world, making it one of the most popular pastimes today. While some people may not be able to afford extravagant travel plans, there are still many things that can be done in order for you to see how traveling can change your life.
If you’re looking for inspiration here are five bucket list travel experiences that will inspire you to book a ticket!
Over the past few years, Bali has become increasingly popular as a holiday destination, and this trend doesn’t seem to be waning. One of Bali’s most popular towns, Ubud is at the center of the island’s hippie scene and one of the best places to unwind. There are plenty of opportunities to visit national parks, snorkeling spots, and rice plantations in Pemuteran and Munduk.
An unbeatable way to see all the highlights of Bali over a period of fourteen days, this ‘Best of Bali’ tour combines cultural experiences with exciting outdoor activities and relaxation time. In addition to visiting the historical attractions and taking a cooking class, the trip also stops at Candi Dasa, where you can enjoy the beaches and hike along the coastline.
With its beautiful beaches, mouth-watering cuisine, and welcoming culture, Thailand is one of the world’s top tourist destinations. With its electrifying cities, heritage sightseeing, incredible street food, jungle adventures, and sultry islands, this Southeast Asian destination hits all the big notes and is on many people’s bucket lists.
Guests on this ‘Best of Thailand’ tour will begin in Bangkok where guests can spend a few days exploring the city thoroughly and then travel up the Chao Phraya river to the former capital of Siam, Ayutthaya. The route then heads north to spend two nights at a luxury elephant camp in the dense jungles of the Golden Triangle, then further to the magical northern capital Chiang Mai. While in Krabi, guests can enjoy soaring karst peaks and pristine beaches in style.
Chile is one of the most incredible countries to discover in South America, and it is a classic bucket-list travel destination. The country is a long, thin stretch of land with nearly 2,700 miles of coastline. It has beautiful beaches, glistening glaciers, vast wine regions, and the world’s driest place. Among the few places where you can still find unspoiled wilderness, Chile is on the bucket list of many nature-lovers.
From the cosmopolitan city of Santiago, you’ll visit Valparaiso and the vineyards of Colchagua Valley on this ‘Highlight of Chile‘ tour. After visiting Torres Del Paine National Park, the trip shall head south to one of Patagonia’s most beautiful regions with mountains, glaciers, lakes, and rivers. As a total contrast, the route then heads north to the Atacama Desert – the driest nonpolar desert on earth. It stretches for roughly 600 miles.
The Serengeti-Mara ecosystem has over a million animals making a continuous circular migration across it. Safaris are a classic bucket list adventure, and none more so than those that include the opportunity to witness the Great Migration.
The ‘Tanzania Migration Safari’ is designed to maximize your chances of witnessing the marvel in Tanzania. Guests will stay at a luxury camp in the Serengeti National Park that moves location according to the season so that guests are never far from the action.
There will be two game drives a day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, and other activities like hot air balloon rides. Prior to that, guests will visit the Ngorongoro Crater and stay in Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
5. South Africa
Table Mountain, safaris, beaches, Winelands, Cape Point, and the famous Winelands are all popular tourist destinations in South Africa.
Experience everything South Africa has to offer on this Luxury South Africa Safari & Beach trip, starting with exploring Cape Town. The next leg of the tour will take place in Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve, which is considered one of the best safari locations in Africa and hosts twice-daily game drives as well as walks around the area led by trackers.
The trip concludes with a week on the coast of Durban in a luxury beach lodge, where you can enjoy the amenities in the resort or explore the area at your own pace.
Over the last 18 months, few people have had anything better to do than daydream about places outside their homes, so many developed bucket lists of everything they wanted to do as soon as restrictions eased. Now that travel is finally opening up again, 2022 is the year to get started.