So many great vacation spots are out there – how to choose? For the adventurous types, make the decision easier by steering away from beach-bum vacation spots and towards spots with some real excitement. We’ve helped you narrow it down to our top 3 places where adventures happen!
This isn’t just a beautiful country; it is an adventurer’s dream. Though it’s small in size, it’s known for its majestic mountains and activities like trekking, climbing, white water rafting, skiing, snowboarding, heli-skiing, snowmobiling and ice climbing. And on the coast, the water-lovers will find surfing, waterskiing, sea kayaking, and sailing. New Zealand is also considered to be one of the best diving destinations in the world, with spots like The Poor Knights, Bay of Islands, Fiordland, and Stewart Island.
We couldn’t forget Australia! The varied terrain in this country makes it an adventurer’s paradise. From scuba diving off the Great Barrier Reef to white water rafting to jetskiing and everything in between, there is nothing you can’t do in the Australian waters. And if you choose to stay dry, you won’t be bored with outback biking, hiking, spelunking, and climbing at Ayers Rock and the Blue Mountain.
Brazil is the perfect place to lose yourself in the beauty of the rainforest. You can’t miss a jungle tour of the Amazon, whether you hire a guide, venture the jungle by foot, or take a boat or canoe to the Rio Negro. In the southern mountains, you’ll find repelling, rafting, hiking, climbing, horseback riding, hang glidin, and mountain biking to God’s Finger, Bell’s Rock, or to Iguassu Falls. They also have water sports such as surfing and diving but the most popular ones there are kayaking, sailing, fishing, snorkeling, windsurfing, kite surfing, and jetskiing.
We’ll be back another day with more of our favorite adventurous travel picks. Do you have a favorite to share?