We would like to show you the world’s best backpacking destinations. Why, you wonder?!
The best way to truly discover a country is to backpack through it. Think about the natural wonders you will discover, or the friends you’ll meet along the way. Backpacking is the choice to go!
In case you are having a tough time choosing your next travel spot. we recommend you the following destinations.
Portugal is the right place to experience the natural beauty of the Old World. Your starting point should be Porto, the second largest city after Lisbon. Then, you should visit Algarve, the southern coastline of Portugal. At the end of the road you will find yourself in Spain. As one of the best backpacking destinations, Portugal offers amazing scenery, warm weather, great food and wine. Not to mention kind and friendly people.
Peru has always been on the list of the world’s most popular backpacking destinations. We recommend you the famous Inca Trail – Machu Picchu, one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will have the chance to learn about the history of the place and discover the mysteries behind it. The coastline of Peru is also worth seeing. it Is filled with secluded beaches and lively towns to have a great party in. Don’t forget to try the spicy food, it is delicious!
Vietnam is a country that has been devastated by war and poverty throughout the history. Despite this, the country is a natural wonder that needs to be walked through. The beauty of Vietnam is undeniable. It’s an amazing mixture of nature, culture and tradition. While backpacking there you will discover the Mekong Delta. The rice fields in this region have been feeding the nation for centuries. The locals are friendly and enjoy spending time with tourists.
Many consider New Zealand the last corner of the Earth. But this beautiful country will definitely amaze you with its beauty and stunning landscapes. Think about the amazing scenery in the “Hobbit”! We believe that’s a good enough reason to book yourself a flight.
Chile and Argentina
Also known as Patagonia, it’s the holy grail of backpackers all around the world. We are talking about epic landscapes, frozen cliffs, glaciers and turquoise lakes. It’s a destination only meant for serious hikers with adventurous experience.
Morocco is a backpackers heaven. There are different ways to explore this country, from climbing the mountains, to walking through the Sahara Desert.
Marrakech is a good place to start – a mix of ancient traditions with western influences. The city is full with all day and night activities. Street performances, smells of exotic foods and sounds that you will never see or feel anywhere else.
If you have a limited budget, Indonesia is a place for you. Discover the beaches in Bali and live like a king. With a boat trip to Lombok or Nusa you can explore 6000 islands. During the rainy season you can enter the rain forest and be mesmerized by the country’s untouched beauty.
This South- East European country becomes more and more popular among backpackers around the world. Serbia has definitely a lot to offer at a far more reasonable price. The Danube River divides the country in half, where you can explore ancient traditions and breathtaking scenery along the way. In Serbia’s capital Belgrade, you can get in touch with amazing culture: art galleries, museums and theaters. When in Belgrade, don’t forget to experience a bit of a wild nightlife.
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