With the warming of the weather, the expected holiday season has come. Everyone started planning and reviewing suggestions for summer vacation destinations. Well, have you ever planned for the most beautiful places to vacation? If you still haven’t decided where to go, we have compiled the ten most beautiful destinations below for you.
We have often been told that it is very cold in winter. We look forward to the summer to go on vacation. Even those who cannot wait and have the opportunity even went to hot holiday destinations in winter. But the taste of traveling, wandering, and swimming in the summer is definitely different. If you are also sick of this season, you can evaluate the suggestions in the list below when planning a summer vacation.
Although we complain about the scorching heat, it is these hot temperatures that make this season special. Because the taste of swimming, wandering at night, seeing historical and natural beauties is experienced in this season. So where to go on vacation in summer, where to swim, in which country are natural and historical beauties?
The 10 Best Summer Vacation Destinations:
Indonesia’s Bali Island will be an excellent choice for those who want to have a vacation in the Far East. Because the best time to go to Bali is during the summer months. Whatever you are looking for is a holiday paradise on the island in the Southern Hemisphere. With its sea, sand, sun, lush nature, fun nightlife, and different tastes, Bali Island has become a favorite of people.
Jatiluwih and Tegalalang Rice Fields, Sacred Monkey Forest, Tanah Lot Temple, Uluwatu Temple, Handara Gate, Elephant Cave, Nusa Penida, Ulun Danu Temple, Canggu Beach, Lempuyang Temple, Tegenungan Waterfall, Ubud District, and Seminyak Beach are places to see.
The Russian capital, Moscow, is one of the richest cities in the country in terms of places to visit. With its deep-rooted history, it meets the expectations of all kinds of tourists. Moscow, which has developed since the 14th century and reached today, is gaining the admiration of the people, especially with the Red Square and its unique city architecture. The capital of Russia, home to the oldest and largest subways in the world, is another beauty in the summer. In addition to historical spots to see, Moscow promises an energetic nightlife with its lively atmosphere. So if we say that Russia’s heartbeats in Moscow in every sense, we wouldn’t be exaggerating.
Red Square, Kremlin Palace, Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Bolshoi Theater, Gorky Park, Lenin’s Mausoleum, Arbat Street, State History Museum, and historical Moscow Metro are among the places worth seeing.
Montenegro is a very beautiful country located in Southeast Europe. Montenegro, which is among the Balkan Countries without a visa, draws attention as a tourism paradise during the summer months. This wonderful country with a coast on the Adriatic Sea is a remarkable holiday route with its rich natural beauties. Montenegro, one of the most important stops of Balkan tours by bus, is a favorite of most travelers with its beaches and lively nightlife. It is one of the most beautiful countries in the region, with its cities, historical artifacts, and national parks included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Although the currencies are Euro, Montenegro is a more affordable destination when compared to other summer vacation destinations in Europe.
Kotor: The city where one of the most beautiful gulfs in the world is located, with a legendary view of the Bay of Kotor. It is a historical city in the UNESCO World Heritage List frequented by cruise ships.
Budva: Also known as the Miami of Montenegro, Budva, together with Kotor, is one of the most touristic cities in the country. You can add it to your summer vacation route for sea tourism and crazy nightlife. Be sure to especially see Sveti Stefan Island.
Tivat: An awe-inspiring holiday destination with its unique coastline in the Bay of Kotor.
Turkey holiday destination in the summer and a must-have put Mugla unique among the list of places to be. Datça, which is the apple of the Aegean, especially with its calmness, deep blue bays, and clear sea, deserves to be visited on every holiday. For those who don’t like crowded places like Bodrum, Alaçatı, or Marmaris, Datça is definitely a heavenly place.
Located at the junction of the Aegean and the Mediterranean, this charming district is one of the destinations where sea and cultural tourism are experienced together. Datça, where nature behaves generously, is one of the favorites among summer vacation destinations, even though it has winding roads that make it feel like it will never end. In addition to its natural and historical beauties, Datça, which is also known for its honey, almond, and fish trilogy, you can add pleasure to your enjoyment with its delicious flavors.
There are amazing places such as Old Datça, Knidos Ancient City, Deveburnu Lighthouse, Can Yücel’s House, Palamutbükü, Kargı Bay, Hayıtbükü Beach, Kumluk Road, Central Harbor, Ovabükü, Kızılbük, Mesudiye Bays and Kızlan Windmills.
Among the countries that can be visited by obtaining a Schengen Visa, France is at the top of the list of places to visit, especially in summer. Nice, the beautiful city of the French Riviera (Cote d’Azur), is one of the indispensable routes of Southern France tours. This beautiful city among the cities on the Mediterranean also draws attention with its cultural wealth.
Known as the place where the rich take a vacation in the world, Nice is one of the most expensive cities in Europe. Despite this, it is a city where French retirees come on holiday, and young people keep them on their way. There are also nice spots to see near Nice. Some of these are the Principality of Monaco and Cannes. I recommend you to visit the French Riviera, especially during festival times.
Points such as Vieux Nice, Promenade des Anglais, Cours Saleya Flower Market, Massena Square, Hotel Negresco, Parc de la Colline du Château and Cathédrale Orthodoxe Saint Nicholas are among the main touristic destinations.
Considered among the most popular summer vacation destinations not only in Spain but also in Europe, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia Autonomous Region. In this city visited by millions of people every year, apart from the touristic spots, the unique city architecture is also incredibly fascinating. Especially after hosting the 1992 Summer Olympics, the city has become a tourism center.
There is everything for you to have a pleasant trip in this Mediterranean city where different cultures live together. Amazing nightlife, beautiful beaches, Barcelona Nou Camp stadium tour for football fans, the cathedral are very great. Although it is difficult to travel when the weather is hot, it is really worth it.
Park Guell, La Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila (La Pedrera), La Rambla Street, Camp Nou Stadium and Museum, Casa Batllo, Christophe Colomb Statue, Picasso Museum, Plaça de Catalunya are the main points.
The fascinating islands of Greece are at the bottom of our country. The most popular and world-famous of these is Mykonos Island. Mykonos, decorated with white houses and windmills, is one of Yuninstan’s first islands that were opened to tourism and developed rapidly.
Mykonos, one of the most beautiful of the Greek Islands, guarantees you a pleasant holiday. Fun parties on the island, which is lively at night, museums are telling that the island dates back to old times, beaches with sparkling sea… You have whatever you want. I would definitely add this beautiful island, which is among the places to be vacationed in the Aegean, to your route.
There are great places such as Chora, Little Venice, Windmills, Panagia Paraportiani Church, Archeology Museum, Folklore Museum, Paradise Beach, Ornos Beach, Delos Island.
Casablanca, also known as the “White City,” is the most important tourism developed city of Morocco, together with Marekeş. It is already the largest city in Morocco. As a matter of fact, this beautiful city is better known for arousing curiosity than the country. This is because of the famous 1942 film Casablanca. Actually, the movie was not shot here, but it still helped build fame.
Casablanca, which means “white house” in Spanish, is a very rich place in terms of culture as it dates back to the 7th century. However, due to the Mediterranean climate, it is also preferred for sea and summer holidays. You should definitely stop by Casablanca to discover many natural and cultural beauties.
Mohammed V Square, Hassan II Mosque, La Corniche, Place des Nations Unies, Casablanca Cathedral, Ligue Arabe Park, Old Medina, Quartier Habous, and the Royal Palace are among the places to see.
Although touristic cities such as Rome, Venice, and Milan come to mind when it comes to Italy tour, Naples is now in a position to compete with them. With its attractions, historical monuments, and natural beauties, Naples is one of the cities that should definitely be visited by those who want to taste the Italian culture because it has a more friendly atmosphere compared to other crowded touristic places.
Many points of Naples, which is like an open-air museum with its medieval buildings, are on the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is such a precious city. Naturally, for a real Italian experience, this city should be visited, and Mediterranean culture should be observed here. I will not go without even mentioning. According to some, the best Italian pizza is eaten in Naples.
Basilica di Santa Chiara, Royal Palace of Naples, Via San Gregorio Armeno, Cappella Sansevero, Castel Nuovo, Ovo Castle, Naples Cathedral are just some of the attractions available to visitors. You should also see Capri Island off the Gulf of Naples.
Odessa, which has one of the biggest trade ports of the Black Sea, is one of the most developed cities in the country in this respect. Odessa, which has a historical past due to being under Ottoman and Russian domination at the time, is now always mentioned with tourism. The city’s streets, boulevards, beaches, and history-smelling architecture are worth seeing. Also known as the Pearl of the Black Sea, the city is generally known for its nightlife and beaches, but it is rich in culture.
Ukraine, which is among the countries visited without a visa and passport, offers travelers rich route options. Odessa tour is a must, especially among the summer holiday suggestions.
Places such as Deribasovskaya Street, Belvedere Columns, Opera House, Potemkin Stairs, Pushkin Museum, Yeralı Labyrinths, City Garden, Arkadia Beach, and Odessa Port are places to see.