Are you wondering where should you go as a woman traveling solo? Solo travel is a wonderful experience that everyone should try at least once in a lifetime. You can meet a lot of new people, experience interesting things and learn so much about yourself! We strongly believe that women can and should travel nearly anywhere solo, with the right precautions.
Here is a list with some ideal destinations for women traveling solo, especially if you are for the first time on your own or if it is your first time out of the country.
Bali is everyone’s favourite island, right? If you’ve searched for the perfect solo travel destination, you’ve probably seen Bali pop up several times.
This Indonesian paradise is the perfect place to start your solo adventure. Just because you’re traveling to Bali solo, doesn’t mean that you’ll be on your own. The island has so many visitors and the Balinese are also some of the most friendliest people.
Bali is as touristy or as authentic as you want it to be, depending on where and what you want to explore. There are a plenty of places to visit in Bali, but the two most popular places are Ubud and Canggu. If you want tranquillity or you are into yoga, Ubud is the perfect place for you. A lot of solo female travellers go to Ubud to meditate, practice yoga, relax and enjoy great food. If you are a passionate surfer or want a livelier area, head to Canggu and you’ll have a great time.
Next on our list is the gorgeous country of Iceland. This is a perfect place for solo female travellers, ideal to experience unbelievable landscapes and a warm and welcoming community of locals and visitors.
Iceland is considered to be one of the safest countries in the entire world and its capital, the city of Reykjavik, is so peaceful that you’ll definitely enjoy your visit to its fullest.
But Iceland’s real magic is hidden in its rural landscapes. There are a lot of wonderful views in this country that you need to see. You can also choose from a variety of tours and trips to admire the beauties of Iceland, perfect for solo female travellers.
Another safe and beautiful country for solo female travellers is Austria. It is a great destination to get off the beaten path and experience the natural beauty and some small traditional towns. The charming Austrian towns are represented by amazing art, classical music, stunning baroque architecture and an enchanting cuisine. Austria is just gorgeous and attracts women from all over the world!
If you love music, then you’ll love Salzburg, one of the best places to visit in Austria and the birthplace of Mozart. If you’re an adventure seeker, you’ll find plenty of places to get your heart pumping, especially in Innsbruck, where the mountains meet the valley. If you’re into sightseeing, Vienna is perfect for you.
Whether you prefer sightseeing, trekking or skiing, Austria has so much to offer that you’ll be planning your second trip before you even leave.
Solo travel in Spain is an incredible experience! Known for its vibrant views, amazing weather and rich culture, Spain is a must-see for solo female travellers. There are plenty of instagrammable places in Spain, especially in Barcelona, a wonderful city for solo travellers. Barcelona is full of unique architecture, great restaurants and amazing people and also, there are a lot of female meet-ups and events to attend. You can also join one of the city tours or walk around Barcelona on your own, to admire some of the most famous places in Europe.
If you prefer a calmer and safer city, Valencia is the perfect option, full of green parks and gorgeous beaches.