There is no shortage of excellent places to visit around the world. We often see the list of “best places to visit” circulating on the internet. But these lists often contain well-known and popular attractions around the world. Well, it is time to add some twist to the list of best places to visit in the world. How about traveling to a place which is lesser-known but still is a treat to visit? In this post we share the best offbeat destinations to visit in the world. And no, the list doesn’t contain the well-known travel destinations. It is all about the unplugged destinations around the world. Without further ado, let’s dive straight right into the post.
For someone who is looking for a real South Pacific Island experience but wants to stay away from the crowds of Fiji and Bora Bora, Vanuatu is your best bet. On this extensive group of islands, you will find azure green seas, picture-perfect sand beaches, and stunning wreck diving. You will have a lot of options here. But you should not miss Espiritu Santo. It is an exceptionally beautiful place. Hire a car rental service and you can explore the island easily. Do not miss Lonnoc Beach for incredible turquoise water seas and best beach you’ve laid your eyes on. If you meet a local around here, you can make friends with them. They are super-friendly and amazing.
The Solomon Islands
Situated in the heart of the South Pacific, the Solomon Islands is just 3-hour flight from Brisbane. Only 25,000 travelers can visit this place in a year. There is no internet connectivity, no WiFi. If you need to take a break from your chaotic lifestyle, this place is your best bet. It is an epitome of sheer beauty made up of 992 islands, and a heaven for those looking to visit the most offbeat destinations in the world. You will feel like you have stepped back in time. And when you are here, life is so relaxing and beautiful even without technology. It is indeed one of the most offbeat destinations in the world.
Juzcar Village, Spain
Feeling blue this time of the year? Juzcar Village in Spain might be your answer. It is an incredibly beautiful village in Spain where everything is painted blue. Visitors from all around the world have been flocking to this wonderful place, and it’s often called the home of The Smurfs. Why is everything in the village painted blue you may ask? Well, in 2011, to celebrate the premiere of movie The Smurfs, and it has been that way ever since. Now, it is becoming one of the hottest destinations to visit around the world. Can’t miss it if you are looking to go visit some unplugged destination.
Christmas Island, Australia
Christmas Island is an eco-paradise that you should go and explore. It is perhaps one of the most offbeat destinations not only in Australia but also in the world. There are around 50 million red crabs that inhabit this beautiful island. You are sure to find some rare species of plants and animals around this mesmerizing island. Stroll through the island’s national park, beautiful beaches, and caves that will take your breath away with its beauty. There is nothing like Christmas Island and the people from different cultures like Malay, Australians, and the Chinese have created a wonderful community here living peacefully with harmony.
Planning to visit Greece soon? Syros is a great place to visit if you want to avoid large crowds of people. Luckily, Syros is not overrun with tourists like other popular tourist destinations like Santorini and Mykonos. And the place has everything you could ask for in a place. Gorgeous beaches, amazing food, clear skies, just to name a few. Since the place doesn’t receive much tourists, people here are always excited to meet new people. They are very friendly, and you will love them. Another great thing about Syros is that it is incredibly cheaper when compared to other places like Mykonos, Santorini etc. A typical meal here would cost you around 12 euro. If you plan to stay, you get guest houses for 40 euros per night (breakfast included).
Zhangye is a place like nothing else. Home to Tibetan Buddhists, the area is filled with many temples and grottoes lying on the cliffside. It is true that Zhangye boasts amazing temples and, but the real charm is geological landforms in Zhangye. Danxia formations have the most beautiful rainbow mountains which can be found only in China. To witness that, you will have to hike a little to get there. But it will be worth it. You get a fantastic feeling seeing this landform. No doubt, it is on our list of most offbeat destinations in the world.
These offbeat destinations will give you joy like nothing else. If you are looking for an escape from the bustling madness of city life, you should consider visiting these beautiful places. We suggest that it is essential that you visit these places at least once in your lifetime. And we can assure you that you will have the best time of your life when you are visiting these places.