Planning a solo trip for the first time can be daunting and stressful. From choosing the right places to actually traveling alone, solo traveling may seem overwhelming. Fortunately, first-time solo travelers can ease the stress of planning their trip by choosing a destination from this list. No matter whether you are a tropical beach lover or shopping freak, these are the best destinations to travel alone.
The picturesque and technologically-advanced land of Japan is one of the destinations to travel solo. As it is one of the safest and cleanest countries in the world, it is truly worth visiting. From centuries-old temples and mesmerizing Japanese gardens to savory street food, this destination has everything to lure solo travelers. Besides enjoying the Tokyo nightlife, travelers can climb Mount Fiji or book a tour to museums. If you are a peace seeker, you can head toward Kyoto and visit temples and gardens. Don’t forget to taste Japan’s popular sushi with rice, sashimi, soba, rice cakes, and tempura. Well, other attractions of this destination include the Sumo show, Nishiki market, Kiyomuzo Dera Temple, Ninja museum, tea ceremony, and also Oirase National Park.
New York City
New York City’s skyscrapers, museums, shopping centers, and monuments will please solo travelers like nothing else. You will also be delighted by the city’s nightlife and food. You can spend a day in Times Square and Fifth Avenue to get the best of nightlife, entertainment, and shopping experience. Travelers craving for some hustle and bustle can hit Central Park where they can dine, exercise, or visit the zoo. You can also head toward the south of Times Square to explore the Bryant Park. Art lovers can explore the Metropolitan Museum of Art and also The Guggenheim. Other tourist attractions in New York City include St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, New York Public Library, Ellis Island, Coney Island, Brooklyn Bridge, and Bronx Zoo.
Thailand is undoubtedly one of the best destinations for a solo trip. The ‘Land of Smiles’ has some perfect spots that can be explored easily and without breaking the bank. From paradise-like islands including Phi Phi islands and historic cities to floating markets, Thailand is truly rewarding for solo travelers. You can explore the beauty of Bangkok, the happy vibes of Chiang Mai, and the historic city of Ayutthaya. Besides these, nightlife, high-end hotels, and savory food won’t make you regret your time here. Don’t forget to explore Khao Yai National Park, The Grand Palace, Sunday Walking Street, Monkey Beach, and also Long Beach.
Known for its magnificent and diverse castles, Germany can’t be missed when the talk is about destinations to travel solo. Germany has tons of major cities with each having abundance of castles, parks, museums, shopping centers, historical sites, and so on. You can explore the major cities including Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt, Cologne, Hamburg, and Dresden. Talking about popular attractions of the country, you can head toward Europa-Park, Neuschwanstein Castle, Romantic Road, Brandenburg Gate, Heidelberg Castle, and Cologne Cathedral.
North America’s Mexico City is every solo traveler’s pleaser. From grand palaces, museums, and Cathedrals to its unbeatable nightlife, Mexico has everything for people who love traveling alone. You can hit the Chichen Itza and its famous Temple of Kukulkan and also the ancient city of Teotihuacan. Guadalajara, Mexico’s second-largest city is ideal to experience the nightlife. Don’t forget to have a refreshing swim at the natural sinkhole, cenote. Lucha Libre, Puerto Vallarta, The National Palace, The Palace of Fine Arts, The National Museum of Anthropology, and also Zócalo are other attractions here.
Wish to travel solo? Choose any of these destinations and then plan your solo trip!