While school is finally out, and the weather is great… of course, it’s time to travel. What better time after all?
A whopping 58% of people plan to travel more this summer compared to previous years, according to Amex Trendex data.
Coming off the heels of the covid-19 pandemic and with more and more countries loosening their restrictions, people are ready to travel more than ever, and wherever they go… they are being welcomed with open arms!
With July just around the corner, we thought we would list some of the best places to travel for the month of July that will provide the best possible experience, so here they are!
1. The Lofoten Islands, Norway
If you’ve ever longed to see the midnight sun in person, Norway is the ideal place to visit. In July and August the sun never fully sets due to it’s proximity to the arctic circle. This is good news for travelers, because not only is it an extremely cool phenomenon to experience, but it allows you to spend as much time as you want exploring this beautiful country… without it getting dark outside!
July also happens to be the season best for outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing, hiking, exploring! All of which can be done in the middle of the night. With perfectly mild temperatures, and nonexistent humidity levels, this makes for the perfect combination for spending long amounts of time outdoors.
Contact one of our travel advisors to get quotes and exclusive rates if you’d like to visit Norway and enjoy their beautiful July’s.
2. Mayrhofen, Austria
Not only is July the best month to travel to Austria for the amazing scenery, but it’s also the best month for warm, dry days!
This country is known for its beautiful mountains and lakes, and this time of year is perfect for on-foot exploration with their great deal of trails to choose from.
If you’d like to experience the wonders of Austria in July, contact one of our travel advisors for exclusive rates!Mayrhofen
3. Bodrum, Turkey
Bodrum, Turkey is an extremely popular beach destination in July. With it’s beaches, resorts, nightlife, it makes for a great summer trip. To top it all off, it has nice warm weather in July which makes it ideal for relaxing by the pool or soaking up the sun on the beach.
The Bodrum town combines modern buildings and lively nightclubs with ancient ruins, cobblestone streets, and whitewashed houses. This will give you the perfect balance between the modern architecture and aesthetics as well as getting to experience the ancient history of the town firsthand.
If you’d like to experience the blend of modern and ancient, with warm temperatures perfect for the pool and beach, with lively nightlife, contact one of our experienced travel advisors and book a trip this summer!
4. Telluride, Colorado
Telluride is a summer paradise in July. With beautiful bike trails, gorgeous scenery, hiking, fishing, camping, and natural mineral hot springs, Telluride, Colorado is the perfect place to travel in July.
Summer also marks festival season in Colorado, with many different festivals you can have the chance to attend! Festivals such as the annual Ride Festival from July 6-10, or the Americana Music Festival from July 14-17.
If you’d like to experience this beautiful town this July, contact one of our travel advisors and we will assist you with booking your trip!
5. Santorini, Greece
July is arguably the best time of the year to visit Santorini, Greece! The weather is warm, the beaches are beautiful, and it has some of the most stunning sunsets you will ever see in your life!
This is also the best time of the year to take one of their amazing boat trips to nearby volcanic islands. With a wide array of wineries for going wine tasting, many famous archeological sites, beautiful weather, and amazing hotels, Santorini is one of the best places to travel in July.
If you’d like to experience all of the wonders of Santorini, Greece this July contact one of our travel advisors and we will get you booked!