Looking for an unforgettable travel experience? These are the best tours and activities in the world according to TripAdvisor right now.
TripAdvisor is the largest travel guidance platform online, allowing you to book tours, hotels, and other travel experiences. Users can also leave reviews on TripAdvisor, making it a useful source for researching and planning a trip.
According to TripAdvisor’s 2023 Travelers’ Choice Awards, these are the best tours and activities around the world that have received thousands of five-star reviews from travelers.
1. Grand Circle Island and Haleiwa 9-Hour Tour
The top-rated tour on TripAdvisor is this island tour in Oahu, Hawaii. Perfect for visitors who are short on time, this jam-packed full-day tour provides an overview of the beautiful island of Oahu, starting and ending in Honolulu.
You’ll get to see the Diamond Head lookout point, Hanauma Bay and the Halona Blowhole, and the surfing beaches of the North Shore, plus have time to explore the town of Haleiwa.
2. Half-Day Thai Cooking Course at Farm
If you love Thai food, you’ll enjoy this highly-rated cooking course in Chiang Mai, Thailand. You’ll visit a local farm and learn about the ingredients you’ll be using.
Then you’ll have the chance to prepare your own delicious and fresh Thai meal to enjoy under the guidance of a local chef. Your meal will include curry, stir-fry, soup, and spring rolls, and you’ll come away with a newfound knowledge of preparing Thai cuisine.
3. Ubud Tour – Best of Ubud – All Inclusive
Known for its lush scenery, rainforests, terraced rice paddies, and traditional Balinese culture, Ubud is a must-visit destination in Bali, Indonesia.
If you want to get an overview of Ubud, this popular tour is the best way to do so. You’ll travel via an air-conditioned coach to visit the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, a rice paddy, Tirta Empul Temple, Tegenungan Waterfall, and the famous Ubud swing.
All entry fees plus lunch are included with this tour.
4. Dubai: Red Dunes ATV, Sandsurf, Camels, Stargazing & 5* BBQ
This Dubai desert tour is another one of the top-rated experiences on TripAdvisor. If you’re visiting Dubai, this is the best way to get out of the city and have an unforgettable desert experience.
You’ll get picked up from Dubai and transported to the desert, watching as the city gives way to massive sand dunes. You’ll have the opportunity to drive an ATV, try your hand at sand surfing, ride a camel, and enjoy dinner and entertainment under the stars in the desert.
5. Best DMZ 3rd Infiltration Tunnel Tour from Seoul
If you’re visiting Seoul, South Korea, this highly-rated tour is an interesting and enriching experience. From Seoul, you’ll drive to the DMZ, or Demilitarized Zone, on the border of North Korea.
You’ll learn about the history of the DMZ from a knowledgeable local guide and explore the incomplete 3rd Infiltration Tunnel, as well as take a peek into the DMZ from the Dora Observatory. Lunch and round-trip transportation from Seoul is included with this tour.
6. Reykjavik Food Walk – Local Foodie Adventure
Many travelers have a day in Reykjavik at the beginning or end of their trip to Iceland, and by far the best thing to do is this Reykjavik food walk tour.
Iceland is known for its distinctive cuisine and unique food scene. On this tour, you’ll walk around Reykjavik with a local guide, trying some of the best local foods.
You’ll get an overview of Icelandic cuisine, visiting everything from food trucks to fine dining establishments. The food you’ll try at each stop on the tour is included in the price you pay.
7. Amsterdam Luxury Guided Sightseeing Canal Cruise
Finally, this highly-rated Amsterdam tour is one of the top activities in the world. It’s a great way to get an overview of the city as you float through its famous canals.
On this tour, travelers will enjoy an hour of sightseeing around Amsterdam, passing by famous sites like the Rijksmuseum and the Anne Frank House and charming canals. Since you’ll be on a small luxury boat, you’ll be able to access smaller canals that larger sightseeing boats cannot.
↓ Join Our Community ↓
The Travel Off Path Community FB group has all the latest reopening news, conversations, and Q&A’s happening daily!
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR LATEST POSTS
Enter your email address to subscribe to Travel Off Path’s latest breaking travel news, straight to your inbox.
This article originally appeared on TravelOffPath.com