You love to go off map and off road. Exotic landscapes and unfamiliar cultures get your blood pumping. Even when you’re on vacation, you never sit still. If adventure travel is your passion, the world is an exciting place to explore! Check out our top picks for the intrepid traveler, with unique destinations across the globe.
An alpine lake nestled within the snow-capped peaks of the Sierra Nevada mountains, Lake Tahoe and the surrounding region is California’s premiere winter sports destination. It boasts killer slopes and epic backcountry trails but if you visit during the dry and sunny summer season it offers thrilling rafting, tubing, hiking, and water sports.See vacation rentals near Lake Tahoe, CA
Hawaii’s “garden island” is an outdoor lover’s paradise. Adventurous hikers will be rewarded with a bounty of rivers, majestic waterfalls, and awe-inspiring rainforest. Along the island’s sparkling coastline, secluded palm-fringed beaches are perfect for kayaking, snorkeling, and scuba diving.See vacation rentals near Kauai, HI
Thailand is known for its beautiful white-sand beaches, crystal-clear ocean, and unique traditional culture. Come here to experience something totally new, from riding elephants in Chiang Mai, to visiting a bustling market in Bangkok, to dancing from dusk till dawn at nightlife-centric Patong Beach.See vacation rentals near Thailand
Just outside the Costa Rican capital, the Puntarenas region is known for its sandy beaches, emerald forests, and exotic mangrove estuaries. Marvel at marine life while snorkeling and scuba diving off the coast, go zip lining through the rainforest canopy, or take a boat trip to a nearby island.See vacation rentals near Puntarenas, Costa Rica