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Top 10 Holiday Destinations to Visit in 2021

​After being cooped up for most of 2020, things are starting to look better for travel lovers. With COVID-19 vaccine rollout and ease of movement restrictions, it is finally possible to plan a trip to unwind and explore. Of course, you will have to follow health and safety protocols throughout the trip but that’s a small price to pay for the freedom to travel. Here are the top 10 holiday destinations to visit in 2021: ​


Ask any wildlife lover where to travel this year and Botswana is sure to pop up in the conversation. One of the best safari destinations in the world, here you can enjoy the Game Reserves that allow for sightings of wild animals including the Big 5— lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and African buffalo. You can see these animals in their natural habitats. 

2.   Bhutan

Closer to home, Bhutan is one of the must-visit destinations for most travellers. The happiest country in the world, Bhutan has unmatched beauty and scenery. It is a fairly safe destination and offers peace and serenity. There are several luxury resorts you can book for your stay. Enjoy the Bhutanese way of life as you explore the beautiful destination. 

3. Maldives

The Maldives offers beauty and relaxation; something all of us need today. The island is perfect in every way and it should be enjoyed to be believed. No pictures can do justice to the beauty of this island. It is known as a paradise for a reason. It offers several water sports and activities to engage in. The Maldives is also one of the best paddle boarding and snorkelling destination in the world. 

4. United Arab Emirates

Known for stunning cities such as Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the UAE remains a top travel destination in 2021. It has something to offer to all kinds of travellers. Whether you are travelling with your parents, kids or are on a honeymoon, UAE will not disappoint you. It is also a top destination for solo travel. The UAE is known for its skyscrapers, desert experiences and shopping malls. 

5.  Nepal

Another destination closer to home, Nepal is ideal for adventure lovers. If you want to go trekking or hiking, you do not need to look further. Additionally, Nepal has the right blend of modern city life and slow-paced life. Nestling in the lap of the mighty Himalayas, Nepal’s scenic beauty remains unparalleled.

6.  Sri Lanka

Are you not craving for some sun on your face and sand under your toes? Head to Sri Lanka for a relaxing beach vacation, complete with extraordinary food and cultural experiences. Sri Lanka has a lot to offer—hill stations, beaches and vibrant cities to keep you engaged. Sri Lanka is known for some of the cleanest beaches. 

7.  Singapore 

An ideal blend of traditional and modern, Singapore attracts tourists from across the world. There are ample things to do here and no matter who you are travelling with, you are bound to have an excellent time. You can explore museums, head to Sentosa Island or revisit your childhood at Universal Studios. Do not forget to buy Singapore travel insurance before you fly. 

8. Seychelles

A stunning destination, especially popular among couples, Seychelles has the cleanest beaches in the world. Spend your time relaxing by the beach as you sip your favourite drink. The country is safe for travel and has recently opened doors for travellers. It is also known for luxurious resorts and gastronomical delights. 

9.  Bali

If you are looking for an affordable beach destination with excellent nightlife, Bali is a great choice. You can also engage in active adventures at this beautiful place. It attracts tourists from across the globe and is known for luxury resorts. A popular honeymoon destination, Bali has something to offer for every budget. A Bali travel insurance will come in handy in case of an accident or medical emergency. 

10. Scotland

If you are thinking of going all out and about this year and considering European travel, head to Scotland—an ideal option for those who want to travel while maintaining social distance. It is known for the natural beauty and friendly people. 

These holiday destinations are already attracting tourists from all around the world. If you too are planning to head to one of these destinations, remember to buy travel insurance​ for additional safety and protection.