The peaceful tourist destinations such as Ecuador, Iceland, Botswana, Canary Islands seem to have become a new trend as life is so busy now.
When you’ve gone through so much stress, bewilderment, and anxiety, peaceful and serene tourist destinations are the right places to go.
5 most peaceful tourist destinations around the world
Cotopaxi National Park – Ecuador
Cotopaxi National Park is located 45km south of Ecuador. This place is considered an attractive destination for those who love nature, especially professional mountaineers. Because this park owns the highest Cotopaxi volcano in the world, with diverse flora and fauna.
The climate here is cool, pleasant all year round, typical for the Andes. The slopes of Cotopaxi are greened by dense forests, green grasslands. There is also a system of natural water filtration from the glaciers of Cotopaxi, which is an important source of water for Quito. Cotopaxi Park is also home to many rare and precious animals such as the white fox, the vulture, the short bear Andes.
You should visit Cotopaxi from July to October, because this time the climate is cool, dry and pleasant. You will experience walking around Lake Laguna Limpiopungo watching rabbits, hummingbirds and wild horses. Admire the rare Andean Dulls honeycomb. Or climb Jose Ribas sanctuary at an altitude of 4,500m.
Mount Kirkjufell – Iceland
Kirkjufell is probably a strange name to you. However, this is a famous tourist destination in Iceland that you should not miss. Mount Kirkjufell is a 2-hour drive from the capital Iceland, located on a small fishing village on the Snaefellsnes peninsula. This is also the setting in the famous movie Game of Thrones season 7.
Although possessing a modest height of only 463m, the beauty here really makes you overwhelmed. With a special shape like a giant spiral shell, this mountain is enthusiastically welcomed by photographers.
Right at the foot of the mountain is a large lake, with a flower valley creating a picturesque picture. In particular, the color of Mount Kirkjufell will change with the season. In the summer, it is covered with the green of lush vegetation. In winter, the surface of the mountain becomes more barren with brown stripes on white snow. However, even more overwhelming is the beautiful nighttime aura-like aura with shimmering, magical sky in September to November.
Canary Islands – Spain
Canary Islands of Spain are not boisterous, partying but always keep the classic beauty and peace. However, it has since created a unique attraction for the islands.
Canary Islands attract tourists by the majestic natural beauty of mountains, forests and the sea. It owns beautiful beaches with fancy white, black and yellow sand. There is the laurel forest La Gomera dim in the fog. Or the area where Lanzarote sunburned rocks are also interesting.
You can also see the beautiful scenery of Tenerife from an astronomical observatory on Mount Teide. You can’t miss the chance to watch the Geminid meteor shower on the night of December 13, 2020 at a speed of 120 meteors per hour.
Kalahari Desert – Botswana
The Kalahari Desert covers most of Botswana, part of Namibia and South Africa. It is home to many rare wildlife such as hunting leopards, Kalahari black mane lions, black-ear lynx, weaver lions, Gemsbok gazelle, and Meerkat civet. Or the great Taurotragus Oryx antelope also lives in the Kalahari desert.
You can sign up for a 5-day expedition package at Safari Fly-In and Okavango. You will experience traveling on the golden sand dunes, admiring the view of the desert as well as stopping by the Delta Oasis.
You will also learn about culture, history and meet with the extremely interesting Bushmen tribe. At the same time, you will visit the Okavango area, a plain with wild antelope herds, or see the image of hippos bathing in the swamp and hearing the cry of fish eagles.
Tohoku – Japan
Tohoku is a relatively unknown place when traveling Japan. This place is not crowded, bustling like Tokyo. It is also not too ancient, quiet as Kyoto. This place is a cross between nature and culture. Tohoku appeared like a picture of water fluttering around her heart.
Tohoku is located at the tip of Honshu Island, including 6 districts: Aomori, Akita, Fukushima, Iwate, Miyagi and Yamagata. The scenery here changes with the seasons, every season is beautiful and gorgeous. When visiting Tohoku, you will be immersed in the space of the same mountains, below are the small streams murmuring, creating a charming scenery. Especially, the space here is extremely quiet, cool and pleasant.
In addition, you will also visit the old town, home to samurai samurai houses, traditional brewers, large temples and even relaxing hot springs. When you come to Tohoku in the summer, you can also join the colorful festivals. Tohoku has Towada and Oirase famous areas for walking paths along romantic streams and waterfalls. Or the Kakunodate area with more than 400 gorgeous cherry blossom trees, sailing along Lake Tazawako is also an activity you cannot miss.