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Our top winter destinations for 2022 represent the magic of the world during a season that’s often underestimated for travel.

With smaller crowds and unique options, you can indulge in the summers of the Southern Hemisphere to reach secluded corners of the Earth or delve into a winter storybook. Find the beauty of a hidden tropical paradise or embrace the wonders of the wilderness.

Whether you dream of Africa or Latin America, have a special interest in Europe or are eager to travel Asia and the South Pacific, our list includes excellent opportunities for all types of travelers.

Our travel specialists serve 101 countries and can help turn your dream trip into reality, even if your destination is not on this list.

Overview

  1. 1. Italy
  2. 2. France
  3. 3. Croatia
  4. 4. Austria
  5. 5. Spain
  6. 6. Portugal
  7. 7. Egypt
  8. 8. Kenya
  9. 9. Ecuador & Galapagos
  10. 10. Argentina
  11. 11. Chile
  12. 12. Cuba
  13. 13. Colombia
  14. 14. Costa Rica
  15. 15. New Zealand
  16. 16. Thailand
  17. 17. Vietnam
  18. 18. Bali
  19. Discover Where to Go for Your Winter 2022 Trip

1. Italy

Saint Peter Basilica in Rome at Christmas

Rome, Italy

Italy in winter has the same majesty, history, and beauty as spring or fall, but with the added magic of fewer crowds. The weather can be cold, especially in the mountainous regions, but overall, Italy maintains a particular charm from December to February, accentuated by the opera, symphony and theater season.

Hints of the Mediterranean sun remain around the southern edges of the country in regions like Sicily, Calabria, and Puglia, but as a whole, the golden sunshine across Italy accentuates Christmas, shopping, Carnivale, luxurious ski resorts, mountaintops blanketed with snow, and familiar cobblestone streets, once flush with crowds, now open to locals and the irregular tourist.

Italy Vacation Idea

Christmas in Italy: 14-Day Luxury Celebration immerses you in the traditions and atmosphere of the holiday season, while allowing you to experience the splendors for which Italy is known, whether on a romantic escapade or as an unforgettable family experience.

Highlights: Experience the essence of the holiday spirit with Christmas Mass at the Vatican • Delight in the ultimate holiday flavors of Tuscany with a private cooking class • Embrace the ambiance of the Christmas season visiting the Vatican Museums • Witness the artistry and sculpting technique used in the Veiled Christ on display Naples • View the Renaissance beauty of Florence on a private VIP tour

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2. France

The Hall of Mirrors in Versailles

Palace of Versailles, France

France in winter is a spectacle of beauty and elegance. Ski resorts thrive, boutique shops welcome holiday crowds, and seasonal dishes fill the restaurants across the country, with fewer tourists.

Winter provides a different perspective on the landscape and culture, with locals enjoying activities like snowshoeing and ice climbing, or wandering through Christmas markets. While the Mediterranean ambiance of spring and summer has long passed, winter in France carries its own majesty, including a countrywide carnival in February and the city of Paris decorated with cheery lights.

France Vacation Idea

France is a classic destination and the Best of France Tour: Starry City to Countryside Chateaux combines the excitement of the city and the beauty of the countryside to create a perfect blend of elegance, mystique, and charm.

Highlights: Enjoy a new world of flavors when you indulge in French cuisine along St Germain-des-Pres • Capture royal scenes during a tour of the Palace of Versailles • Venture to the French countryside to explore the iconic Chateau de Chambord and Chateau de Cheverny • Appreciate more royal allure as you tour the Loire Valley’s chateaux • Visit the resting place of Leonardo da Vinci in the Chateau of Amboise

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3. Croatia

Old city walls in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Croatia is an endless charm throughout the year, but in winter the landscape becomes a wonderland of ice, snow, and welcoming culture. In the absence of the summer crowds, the scenery feels quieter and much more immersive, especially among the frozen waterfalls of Plitvice National Park.

Christmas markets and festivals provide elaborate traditions and immersive festivals, while hot springs contrast the winter frost for soothing comfort amidst spectacular views. With popular winter sports, near-empty famous sites, and expressive connections to the holidays, Croatia is a fascinating destination to experience when blanketed in winter.

Croatia Vacation Idea

Adriatic Excellence: Premier Croatia Tour demonstrates a unique perspective of the country in winter on a 10-day tour by uncovering the beauty of the landscape and charismatic customs that capture the country’s individual experiences.

Highlights: Bask in the celebrated characteristics of Croatian wine during a private tasting and food pairing • Enjoy the authentic flavors of Croatia and the Dalmation coast with a tasting at an oyster farm • Explore the exceptional history and preserved charms of Dubrovnik during a private guided tour • Revel in the unique blend of tradition and modernity in Split with a private guide • Embrace the adventure of Krka National Park

More Sample Itineraries & Travel Tips: Croatia VacationsCroatia Travel Guide Top 5 Things to Do in Croatia in Winter

4. Austria

Vienna state opera house at night in Austria.

Vienna, Austria

Austria is a picturesque example of a perfect winter escape. Local and European crowds swarm to the exclusive ski resorts, but in doing so, open the historic cities and towns to travelers.

Christmas markets and small towns adorned with twinkling lights only add to the impressive scenery for a remarkable seasonal experience. Winter sports like skiing, snowshoeing, and tobogganing accompany the theater season and wonderful historic architecture such as palaces and castles.

Austria Vacation Idea

This 10-day Immersive Classical Music Austria Tour brings to life the musicality of the country during the winter as comforts, luxuries, and customs converge in elegant opera houses across the country’s most fascinating cities.

Austria Highlights: Listen to choirs in Vienna’s Imperial Palace Chapel • Discover the houses where the world’s greatest composers lived and worked, such as Schubert, Strauss, and Haydn • Experience the opera in Mozart’s Salzburg • Visit the house where Beethoven composed during a tour of Baden • Explore the Nibelung lands, which were made famous by Wagner’s operas

More Sample Itineraries & Travel Tips: Austria Tours & VacationsAustria Travel Guide

5. Spain

View of Ribera market at morning in Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao, Spain

Winter is perfect for sightseeing and enjoying the authentic culture of Spain. The essential highlights across the country range from La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona to the Alhambra in Granada, the rolling hills of Asturias to the culinary mastery of the Basque region, all of which become easily accessible from December to February.

Iberian sunlight or mountaintops dappled with snow touch the unique Christmas traditions of Spain. You can easily enjoy the famous history, shop in boutique stores, witness the almond blossoms, take part in Carnival, and sample the authentic seasonal gastronomy while embracing the unique ambiance of winter.

Spain Vacation Idea

Highlights of Spain: Catalonia, Basque, Andalusia, Madrid Itinerary focuses on the most popular places to visit, immersing you in the foundations of celebrations and experiences on a blend of guided and leisure activities over 16 days.

Highlights: Sample your way through a foodie tour of Barcelona • Ponder the surreal interior of La Sagrada Familia on a guided tour • Amble through the colorful stalls and shops of La Boqueria market • Enjoy the scenic plazas and charming alleys of Bilbao's old town • Bask in the ambient soul of an authentic flamenco show in Seville • Survey the Andalusian highlands from the cliffside town of Ronda

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6. Portugal

Colorful houses on the Douro River in Porto, Portugal

Porto, Portugal

Portugal in winter is an escape from the cold, with promises of warmer sunny days without the typical crowds of high-season travel. While not the best time to sit on the beach and sunbathe, the warmer winters in Portugal provide unique accommodations around the cities and traditional villages, while also showcasing the bountiful fun of winter festivals.

The cuisine takes a seasonal focus on ingredients perfect for the cooler months and museum exhibits also offer workshops to explore unique perspectives of Portuguese history. Even in the delightful 300 days of sunlight throughout the year, Portugal in winter exudes Christmas spirit and carnival luster for the ultimate holiday destination.

Portugal Vacation Idea

Find antique glamor and captivating vistas on an eight-day Lovely Portugal Itinerary: Lisbon to Porto that embodies the regional delicacies, rolling hills, and classic architectural artistry that shines across the nation, no matter the season.

Highlights: Stroll along cobblestone streets in Lisbon • Peruse Lisbon’s spirited districts, from Alfama and Castelo to Chiado and Bairro Alto • Admire the art and architecture of Sintra • Venture to The Templar City of Tomar to step back in time • Capture Porto’s great works of art and architecture on a tour • Uncover the Roman roots and authentic identity on a guided tour of Braga and Guimarães

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7. Egypt

Philae Temple Complex in Aswan, Egypt

Philae Temple Complex in Aswan, Egypt

Cool temperatures, possibilities of rain, and the mythical grandeur of the ancient world make winter a fantastic time in which to visit Egypt. The crowds tend to swell during the cooler months from December to February as the heat wanes, but the perfect weather allows visitors to cruise down the Nile, explore the Nubian cuisine along the delta, and venture deeper into the Valley of the Kings.

The cuisine in the cities takes on new flavors and the beaches along the Red Sea offer great space for lounging along white sands that overlook azure waters. Activities like rock climbing or dirt biking take on the same allure as visiting temples like Abu Simbel in the fantastic desert weather and scenery.

Egypt Vacation Idea

Wonders of Egypt & the Great Pharaohs: 11-Days for History Buffs is an inspiring plunge into royalty's ancient traditions and perspectives along the Nile, discovering fortresses and hidden islands, remote cities and noble pursuits.

Highlights: Discover the many wonders of the Egyptian desert, from the colossal and historic Great Pyramids to the awe-inspiring Sphinx • Cruise across the shimmering waters of the Nile River from Aswan • Explore the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples • Visit the staggering Philae Temple • Wander the fascinating ancient complexes of the Temple of Kom Ombo and Edfu Temple

More Sample Itineraries & Travel Tips: Egypt Tours & Vacation Egypt Travel Guide

8. Kenya

Elephants in Amboseli National Park, Kenya

Amboseli National Park, Kenya

Kenya straddles the equator, making December to February both winter and summer, and a unique time to travel, with low rains and small crowds. Warm weather across the country, from the mountains to the valleys, also provides great safari experiences and lively market visits in places like Nairobi.

January and February capture the spirit of the dry season for game drives that focus on viewing the Big Five in their natural habitat or distinctive birdlife. Travelers looking for pristine beaches and more unique opportunities can truly enjoy Kenya’s all-around beauty, from the National Museum to the Masai Mara, Bamburi Beach to historic Gede with good weather and at your pace.

Kenya Vacation Idea

This tailor-made Kenya With Kids: Seven-Day Family Safari can create the perfect ambiance for a winter vacation, with wildlife opportunities that can uncover the spoils of the untamed Kenyan landscape.

Highlights: Discover the beauty of Amboseli National Park spreading from the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro • Find comfort in the seclusion of Samburu, a reserve boasting camps off the beaten path • Meander through Samburu and Buffalo Springs Game Reserve • Relish an afternoon game drive across the ancestral lands of the Maasai tribe • Witness one of the world’s most remarkable natural phenomenon, the Great Migration

More Sample Itineraries & Travel Tips: Kenya Safaris & ToursKenya Safari Guide

9. Ecuador & Galapagos

Chocó Cloud Forest, Ecuador

Chocó Cloud Forest, Ecuador

Ecuador in winter can feel like a tropical paradise. While December to February fall in the wet season, the rain most often falls in short bursts in the afternoons, giving you a great time to explore the diverse geography, history, and wildlife across the country without the typical crowds.

Outside of mainland Ecuador, the winds drop for calmer seas along the Galapagos Islands, making the months from December to February a far better time for a Galapagos cruise. With stunning cultural heritage, captivating museums, fascinating wildlife, and superb geographical diversity, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands celebrate winter with a new perspective.

Ecuador & Galapagos Vacation Idea

Discover Ecuador's Diversity: Quito, Galápagos Islands, and Chocó Cloud Forest in 10 Days to create an extraordinary getaway during the winter season that exemplifies the treasures of wildlife and nature across Ecuador’s diverse landscapes.

Highlights: Tour the thronging cityscape of Quito to the La Mitad del Mundo monument on the equator • Explore Santa Cruz Island’s highlands to view the indigenous wildlife and marine life • Set sail across the Galapagos Islands on a glamorous cruise • Step foot on the white coral-sand of Sullivan Bay and Santiago Island’s ancient lava field • Sit back and relax as spa treatments melt your stresses away in the Choclo Cloud Forest

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10. Argentina

Woman hiking under Fitz Roy in Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia, Argentina

Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia, Argentina

December to February are considered the summer months in Argentina and provide a fantastic escape from the colder seasons in the Northern Hemisphere. They also open access to the vibrant landscapes, active exploration, and wildlife of Patagonia.

Argentina’s summer can be hot across the country, but is a great time to experience beach resorts or take part in splendid outdoor activities in the Lakes District before the peak crowds in January. The highlights continue to demonstrate their uniqueness, from Buenos Aires to Iguazu, Mendoza to El Calafate, even with the growing crowds.

Argentina Vacation Idea

From vineyards to glacial fields, tango to hiking trails, this 12-Day Argentina Introduction: Culture, Wine, and the Southern Patagonian Scenery unravels the majesty of tradition and adventure across the country during the Southern Hemisphere summer.

Highlights: Join a local family for an authentic Argentine dinner • Wander the capital city of Buenos Aires with a guide to visit iconic heritage sites • Head for the Iguazú Falls in Argentina’s lush national park of Puerto Iguazú • Make way for the wine vineyards of Mendoza • Visit the spectacular Laguna Nimez reserve and spend an afternoon strolling along the trails • Experience one of the greatest glacial adventures beneath the snowy Andean peaks

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11. Chile

Anakena Beach, Easter Island, Chile

Easter Island, Chile

Chile is a fascinating destination to visit from December to February, the Southern Hemisphere’s summer. Chile opens up in the summer by providing access to the remote corners of the country, from the Atacama Desert in the north to Torres del Paine National Park in the south.

The beaches offer fantastic surfing, the rivers provide opportunities for fly fishing or rafting, and the infamous landscape appeals to hikers of all experience levels, revealing Chile's grandeur in its warmer months. Longer and hotter days offer new opportunities, but also include growing crowds of Chileans who often hike or head to the beaches to escape the heat.

Chile Vacation Idea

Marvelous Luxuries of Chile: Easter Island, Atacama, and Culture Tour provides an enchanting look into the diverse customs and remarkable landscapes spread beneath a star-studded sky during summer in the Southern Hemisphere.

Highlights: Delight in the remarkable volcanic formations composing the breathtaking emerald Easter Island • Admire the artistic vision of ancient civilizations as you capture images of the astonishing Moai sculptures •Explore the history shrouding the cosmopolitan capital of Santiago • Discover the distinct qualities of Casablanca’s finest wines • Share in the cultural traditions of an ancient Atacameños community

More Sample Itineraries & Travel Tips: Chile Tours & VacationsChile Travel Guide

12. Cuba

Plaza Vieja in Old Town Havana, Cuba

Plaza Vieja in Old Town Havana, Cuba

Cuba embodies the tropical Caribbean climate throughout the year and with sunny days, little rain, and a lively atmosphere, it is an ideal winter escape. Many international visitors head to Cuba to enjoy the heat, lounge on white-sand beaches, and visit the historical streets of famous cities like Havana.

That means the warmer winters attract larger crowds eager to avoid colder or harsher winters in their home cities. The attractive landscape and preserved historical charm found around the country easily balance the larger crowds to create the ultimate winter destination.

Cuba Vacation Idea

Marvel at the intimacy and discover the diversity in cultural heritage and history as you Celebrate Cuban Culture and Style for Eight Days by uncovering art, tradition, and the majesty of the tropical setting in winter.

Highlights: Let the art, architecture, and writing of Hemingway inspire you at La Finca Vigia • Explore the art playground of Fusterlandia to view the colorful ceramic mosaic exhibits • Visit Havana’s famous landmarks • Discover the customs of rural Cuba on a tour of the Viñales village • Learn more about Cuba’s time-honored cigar- and rum-making traditions • Photograph the surreal El Mural de la Prehistoria rock mural

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13. Colombia

Hacienda Bambusa in Quindío Colombia.  Photo courtesy of Hacienda Bambusa

Hacienda Bambusa in Quindío Colombia. Photo courtesy of Hacienda Bambusa

Winter in Colombia is a fantastic escape into cool sunshine no matter where or when you visit. The winter months from December to February can be cold in the Andes Mountains, but also offer great Caribbean weather along the coastline, as well as dryer days in the valleys.

Beyond the weather, winter in Colombia unveils the holiday season with flair, from Christmas to Carnival. Celebrations spill out onto the streets and local restaurants create an exciting ambiance, from Medellin to Bogota, Cali to Cartagena. With fascinating museums, incredible culture, gorgeous beaches, and sensational biodiversity, Colombia in winter is a feast for all the senses.

Colombia Vacation Idea

Experience the Real Encanto In Colombia is an eight-day exploration of the magical world of Disney’s charmed town and the real-life inspirations for the family Madrigal that has intertwined with the colorful wilderness, wildlife, and lifestyle of Colombia.

Highlights: Embrace the magic of the Casita by staying in Hacienda Bambusa, the estate that inspired the architecture and setting of Encanto • Savor the luxuries and setting of Cannua Lodge, the first eco-lodge in Colombia • Visit the floral farms • Enjoy a horseback ride through the landscape • Revel in the world-famous moves of Colombia with a private salsa lesson • Learn about making chocolate before you craft your own specialty with a local chef

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14. Costa Rica

Sea turtle in Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica

Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica

Costa Rica in the winter is a haven of tropical beauty and biodiversity that captures the spirit of the dry season. The wonderful beaches and calls of the wildlife attract international and domestic travelers from December to February, especially during the peak holiday weeks between Christmas and New Year.

With gorgeous weather, unique landscapes, and the promise of exciting wildlife, Costa Rica in winter is a popular time for families looking for an escape from the snow or couples eager to find a romantic tropical getaway. With mostly hot and dry days, with chances of cooling rain in the afternoons, Costa Rica is an easy, relaxing, and exciting place to explore.

Costa Rica Vacation Idea

Experience the excellence of nature in diverse landscapes that spread from unforgettable Pacific coastline to unimaginable cloud forests, rainforests, and beaches riddled with sea turtle nests on this 16-day Superb Costa Rica Getaway: Tropical Paradise and Wildlife.

Highlights: Set off in search of the sea turtles of Tortuguero National Park with a local guide • Survey the stunning exhibits and galleries of the Gold and Jade museums • Scale the slopes of an active volcano during a visit to Mt. Arenal • Soar through the jungle on a zip-line tour of the region's flora and fauna • Plunge into the Tilaran mountain range in search of the cloud forests • Recline in the ambient beauty of Nicuesa Beach

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15. New Zealand

Great Walk in Rakiura National Park on Stewart Island, New Zealand

Rakiura National Park on Stewart Island, New Zealand

December to February in New Zealand capture the spirit of summer in the Southern Hemisphere and demonstrate the wonders of the country. Domestic and international travel peaks across New Zealand, especially between Christmas and New Year.

As January settles in, it’s easy to discover the vibrant landscapes across the North and South islands, visit glaciers, relax on famous beaches, or wander through the hills on superior hiking trails.

By February, domestic travelers have returned to school or the office, returning a vibrant ambiance to city streets and opening up views to popular lakes, rivers, beaches, and coastlines. From Milford Sound to the Bay of Islands, the wineries of Otago to hiking around Abel Tasman, these months allow you to enjoy New Zealand’s grand diversity.

New Zealand Vacation Idea

The Path Less-Traveled New Zealand Tour is a 15-day discovery of the surprising golden beaches and snow-capped mountains, captivating fiords and stunning wildlife for which the North and South islands are famous during the Southern Hemisphere’s summer.

Highlights: Peer behind the veil of Auckland’s bustling cityscape to uncover rare artisanal stores and hidden art galleries • Soar above Waiheke Island's flourishing landscape in a seaplane • Enter colossal caves illuminated by glowworms • Tour the bright beaches of Stewart Island to spot native Kiwi birds • Stroll across the mesmerizing paths of the South Island’s Great Walk • Bask in private sightings of endemic penguins and sea lions • Marvel at the sights of Milford Sound

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16. Thailand

Giant statues and pagoda at Wat Arun in Bangkok Thailand.

Wat Arun in Bangkok Thailand

Thailand in winter is a celebration of cool weather, captivating scenery, and local festivals. As the holiday season approaches, international tourism peaks between Christmas and New Year, and remains high throughout the winter months for good reason.

Thailand is an exceptional paradise that offers warm and dry days, with cool nights in the northern mountains. Culture, cuisine, and scenery combine for an epic immersion into perfect tropical islands in the south and unique jungle cities in the north, with Bangkok in the middle acting as the epicenter of activity.

Whether visiting the Grand Palace, lounging on the beaches of Koh Samui, or visiting ethnic tribes outside of Chiang Mai, winter provides the best weather to enjoy life around Thailand.

Thailand Vacation Idea

From culture to cuisine, pristine beaches to golden temples, this 11-day Tantalizing Thailand: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Krabi Tour will reward your sense of adventure as you indulge in the treasures of Thailand from north to south.

Highlights: Trace the origins of Thailand’s unending spirituality within the ornate Bangkok temples • Glide across the gentle canals that weave through the city of Bangkok to floating markets • Indulge your senses in northern Thai specialties • Educate yourself on the ethical treatment of elephants • Tour to ethnic Karen and Lanna hill tribes in the lush countryside • Wallow in the tropical island lifestyle on the shores of Phi Phi Island

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17. Vietnam

Sailing in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

Vietnam in winter is warm and tropical, with little rain, bright sunshine, and exciting domestic travel focused on the Vietnamese New Year. December to February are popular months to visit Vietnam, but never feel overcrowded due to the country’s size, diversity, and the incredible range of things to do.

Narrow and long, the winter months fall differently across the northern, central, and southern regions of the country. January to February offer the most consistent warm, dry weather from the northern tip to the southern edge, allowing you to sail Ha Long Bay, cruise the Mekong Delta, or explore the imperial dynasty at Hue.

Vietnam Vacation Idea

Amazing Vietnam Vacation: Karst Islands to Imperial Citadels is a spellbinding eight-day adventure that magnifies the cultural and natural heritage of the country, exemplified in emerald hills, picturesque islands, and glistening waters.

Highlights: Glide across the emerald water of Ha Long Bay on a cruise • Compare the royal allure that is retained in the remnants of the Nguyen Dynasty’s Dai Noi Citadel • Delight in an authentic Vietnamese dinner with the family of a local chefZigzag along the meandering roads of Hai Van Pass • Learn more about Ho Chi Minh City’s dramatic history • Visit points of cultural significance across the Mekong Delta

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18. Bali

Rice terrace landscape in Bali

Bali, Indonesia

December and February in Bali represent the depth of summer and the heart of the rainy season, making it a perfect destination for a tranquil retreat. The typical crowds of the dry season are scared away by the prospect of rain, leaving behind authentic ambiance, quiet beaches, and charming restaurants.

The rain during the wet season falls daily, but mainly in tropical bursts for a short period of time, leaving the remainder of the day bright, sunny, and perfect for exploring or relaxing. Outside of the peak month of December between Christmas and New Year, January and February provide the opportunity to enjoy temples without throngs of travelers or experience a long strand of beach in near silence.

Bali Vacation Idea

Embrace the fantastic and mysterious, majestic and breathtaking during this nine-day Island Scenery: An Immersive Exploration of Bali’s Captivating Landscape that highlights the rice terraces, remote temples, and panoramas quintessential only to Bali.

Highlights: Trek along the edges of the famous rice terraces • Relish in an early morning hike along the trails that lead to the Mount Batur Caldera for sunrise • Witness the remarkable ancient dyeing technique used to create ikat textiles • Traverse the countryside in search of the Bat Cave Temple • Take to the shores of Tamblingan Lake to ride a traditional dugout canoe • Traverse the waters of the Ayung River during a rapids excursion

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Discover Where to Go for Your Winter 2022 Trip

Beach on Koh Samui, Thailand

Koh Samui, Thailand

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