Many people find that they prefer a getaway that lets them stay active. No matter what kind of thing you love best, there is likely a vacation destination that lets you indulge it. Some of the best are listed here. Happy trails!
The Grand Canyon is for more than just looking at. You can hike down into it, white water raft of the Colorado River at the bottom or a range of other adventures that will satisfy your inner thrill seeker.
Add a touch of excitement to your vacation in Maui by hiking the many volcanoes located there. There’s also lots of rugged hiking, kayaking and waterfalls to get your heart pumping.
This rugged part of the country is packed with adventures for all ages. That includes hiking, snowshoeing, rock climbing and cross country skiing.
Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Thrill seekers will love going below the depths and seeing everything this adventure destination has to offer. Boating and scuba diving are just two of your options.
You’ll find a little bit of everything here – snorkeling, high speed boating, surfing on 20-foot waves and hiking the volcanoes.
Adventure lovers will jump at the chance to ride a camel across the Sahara Desert. It’s definitely not for the faint of heart.
Chengdu, Sichuan, China
This Chinese valley is rife with adventurous opportunities from kayaking to hiking to white water rafting.
The Amazon, Brazil
The Amazon is huge, but there are tons of adventures awaiting you. Try stalking jaguars at night or rafting down the river.
Moab is the place to go if you want to hike or bike the cliffs. You can also white water raft and go four wheeling.
Mt. Everest, Nepal
There’s not a vacation with more adventure than you get hiking to the summit of Mt. Everest.