There are some places in the world that a lot of humans are not aware of. Did you ever know that there is an island that no human can approach it?
There are very known tourist landmarks that are worth visiting however, there are also some lesser known places around the world that have to add to your travel list.
Sometimes, it’s actually better to get lost so you can discover new places.
Instead of going for the common and most tourist destinations, why not check out the ones on the list (except for number 6!) and have a great vacation.
So here are the top 10 secrets places in the world:
10. Samarkand, Uzbekistan
It is the home to the mausoleum of Tamerlane and ancient mosques, Samarkand in Uzbekistan is the destination to be if you want to experience the beauty, the culture, and legends all at the same time. UNESCO calls it the “crossroads of culture”.
9. Chefchaouen in Northwest Morocco
A small and quiet city located in the north of Morocco in the Rif Mountains, Chefchaouen is the only place in the world where the whole place is blue. The old part of the city, known as ‘the Medina’ is painted in different shades of blue.
8. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands
The park is a famous place for its delicate fauna, laurisilva trees, and shrouded in thick mist all throughout the year. Garajonay National Park is a mindblowing place, you’ll think you stepped onto a movie set.
7. Huacachina, Peruvian Desert
If you have an adventurous soul then, this place is the perfect destination for you. Huacachina is located five hours south of Lima. It is a desert oasis that also features a natural lake. Tourists can go on sandboarding or a dune buggy tour. It’s said to take your breath away.
6. North Sentinel Island
A secret island that is not safe to any human being who dares approach this island, which features a small narrow beach, is said to be killed. The Sentinelese people have rejected all humans called “outsiders” for the past 60,000 years.
5. Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, Maldives
Level up your dining experience under the sea. The Ithaa Restaurant is located below the Indian Ocean. It was assembled in Singapore and designed by New Zealand design firm M.J. Murphy Ltd. It offers a varied and exquisite menu of international and local cuisine.
4. Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia is a famous historic region in Turkey where tourists can enjoy in trekking or hot air ballooning. It has a high plateau that is said to be more than 1000 meters in height.
3. Green Lake, Austria
This lake is very special because it literally changes alongside the different seasons of the year. The green color of Green Lake or Gruner See is due to the foliage and grass found at the bottom of the basin.
2. Spanish Synagogue, Prague
The Spanish Synagogue is a famous place for its Moorish-style of architecture and design. Located in Prague’s historic Jewish Quarter. The Spanish Synagogue has two permanent exhibitions among others:
- The Synagogue Silver from Bohemia and Moravia.
- The History of the Jews in Bohemia and Moravia.
1. Lake Baikal, Russia
Lake Baikal is the largest and the oldest lake in the whole world. It also holds 20 percent of the world’s freshwater. The lake is home to a number of marine species that can’t be found anywhere else in the world.