I have always believed in the fact that traveling opens up new horizons, especially for women. As we meet different people, from all over the world, it brings in a new perspective and sense of freedom that we, as women, don’t experience that often in our lives.
Below, we have curated a list of some stunning cities and towns that we believe a woman should visit before turning 30. Let’s check these out, shall we?
1. Sissu, Himachal Pradesh
This silent little town is not just beautiful, but also very safe for women travellers. I went to this underrated destination with stunning snow-capped mountains a few months back and it was the best decision. With several accommodation options for hostels and hotels, this place is a must-visit for women.
2. Istanbul & Cappadocia, Türkiye
To witness the most breathtaking journey of her life, every woman should visit this place. With serene beaches and a rich cultural history, this modern destination is a melting pot of different cultures. And of course, their iconic hot air balloon ride is to die for.
3. Edinburgh, Scotland
With numerous monuments and memorials, this destination is for all the women who love literary heritage, beautiful architecture and historic cobbled streets.
4. Koh Phangan, Thailand
For the women who love stepping out during the night and coming back in the morning, this island is a haven for them. Known for its legendary full-moon celebration and brilliant nightlife, this island is unmissable.
Someone rightly said that if there’s a heaven on earth, it’s this destination. From snow-clad mountains and clear rivers to lush green meadows, the place seems like a dream. To witness the true beauty and stunning landscapes, a woman can go for a shikara ride or stay in a houseboat – which is an experience in its own right.
6. Seoul, South Korea
Be it their flawless skincare brands or other self-love activities, this oh-so-stunning destination is heaven for women. The place has a wide range of national parks, temples and vibrant shopping streets, which makes it a must-go place. And, one never knows when one might bump into someone and have their own K-Drama!
7. Panaji, Goa
The main attraction for casino and cathedral lovers, this state offers a lot more than just beaches and parties. A woman can unleash her adventure side by going on bike and walking tours – with the safest agencies. Apart from that, the place offers delectable cuisines to binge eat and vibrant markets to stroll around.
8. Amsterdam, Netherlands
There’s no doubt that this is the safest and most vibrant destination I have ever been to. This place has bright-hued buildings, scenic canals and iconic museums for all the morning babies. For the night-time queens, this is a land for entertainment, cannabis and well, brilliant nightlife!
9. Giza, Egypt
Known for its iconic pyramids, including the Great Pyramid Of Giza, this destination is also the home to some of the most astronishing archaeological and historical sites in the world. The nation is touted as one of the safest countries for women.
10. Tromsø, Norway
I know, I know – this place has to be on everyone’s list. I mean, who wouldn’t like watching the beautiful neon-green dancing light waves, the iconic Northern Lights? Apart from that, there are several museums and cathedrals to visit in the daytime.
11. Alleppey, Kerala
This destination with lush green tea fields and calm backwaters is safe and a must-visit for each woman who loves nature. The wonderful coconut groves and spice plantations are worth witnessing the natural beauty of this place and doing some offbeat activities.
12. Zürich, Switzerland
Needless to mention, this destination feels like a dream come true. From chocolate factory walk-in tours to living your DDLJ dreams, this safe destination wouldn’t disappoint any woman. I loved sitting on the sidelines of the renowned lake during sunsets and would highly recommend it.
If one is bored with the same old beaches, this destination not just offers unspoiled beaches but also has several adrenaline-rush activities for thrillseekers like river rafting and scuba diving. This place also has an old charm and looks straight out of a postcard.
14. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
With tall buildings and watercourses filled with cruises, this stunning place is affordable as well as remarkable. Be it adventurous skydiving or a peaceful cruise dinner, this place has something for every woman.
15. Tokyo, Japan
This destination offers a wide range of activities for women traveling for leisure or adventure. This place boasts a delicious culinary and is a fashion and shopping mecca – which makes it a perfect destination for women to travel.
16. Paris, France
Here comes my another favorite destination – the city light and fashion. Be it their wide boulevards or charming cafés serving hot chocolate and a crisp croissant, the city never disappoints a traveler. There’s no dearth of activities to do here. The pastel-hued tulip stores and old-fashioned buildings would definitely make any old-school-romantic woman fall in love with this place in a heartbeat.
17. Gangtok, Sikkim
This underrated destination offers beautiful landscapes, glaciers and unbeatable cultural adventures. Whether a woman is traveling in a group or solo, she can relish a plate of piping hot momos or go on a mountain bike adventure.
18. Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
The hottest and most visited destination at the moment, this one is affordable and has a distinctive culture to encounter. Thanks to the friendly environment, the nation is one of the safest places for women, with so much to explore.
19. Bir, Himachal Pradesh
From visiting the oldest monasteries and indulging in spiritual studies to experiencing the safest paragliding, this destination is best for both, adventurous and peace-seeking ladies.
20. Santorini, Greece
Lastly, this destination with an incredible view of white houses tumbling down the vertical slopes towards the blue sea needs to be on every woman’s bucket list. This iconic island would make a traveler fall in love with themselves all over again.
Ladies, book the tickets, load your bags and get going!