When Is The Best Time To Travel
Are you planning a trip to your dream destination but don’t know when to travel?
Well, the world is filled with a large number of gorgeous destinations. From the gentle hillslopes to marvelous plateaus and valleys, to best cuisines and countryside to never-ending nightlife, each destination has something unique to offer.
But not every destination is suitable to travel. You cannot enjoy your vacation when your traveling place is experiencing sheer frosty winters or blazing hot summer.
So we have complied this all-in-one travel guide for the most popular continents, with regards to their temperature and weather conditions.
Destinations in Africa
Africa is the home of several most varied and distinct areas in the world. The islands of diverse shapes and sizes, the Namibia Safari, or a beach holiday in Seychelles has a particular time period to visit to enjoy every bit of it. Take a look at some of the famous destinations in Africa.
Between April and October, a visit to the Canaries is considered to be the best time of the year. In spring, summer, and autumn, it is favorable to relish the beauty of mountainous islands of La Palma, La Gomera, and Gran Canaria. Even in winters, as the temperature falls around 21-24°C, you can easily enjoy your visit.
The South African summers in the months January, February, and March are the great months to visit Cape Town. It is also popular among the tourists because throughout these three months, the temperature ranges between 25 – 27°C, with 11 hours of sunshine.
You can also consider planning a trip in October, November, March, and April to enjoy your stay in Bo Kaap, Simons Town, and Robben Island.
Due to its location, 1800 km from African mainland in the southern hemisphere, the winter season is the best time to visit Mauritius. Between May to October, there is almost no sign of rain and southerly winds blow throughout the year, along with the maximum average temperature ranges from 21 to 28 degrees.
Destinations in Asia
Asia offers many famous tourist countries to spend a memorable vacation. Whether you are hiker, beach-lover or luxury-fonder, Asia is the exact destination you are looking for! If you want to discover the lavishness of Asia, then visiting Dubai might be the only thing you should do. And if you are a lover of stunning destinations like Bali, Vietnam, and Thailand, then traveling South-East Asia will be great for you. Let us have a glimpse at some of the popular destinations in Asia.
In April, May, October, and November, visiting China is most appropriate as the climate during these months is appealing and favorable. But since the size of China is enormous, the weather and temperature may vary from one place to another.
Moreover, during the high season, i.e., mid-January to February or early May or October, many foreigners come from all over the world to discover Chinese New Year. The only drawback visiting during this time is increased prices of flights and hotels.
Generally, the climate and weather conditions remain moderate throughout the year, with some exceptions, of course. The best time to visit southern India is from December to February. These are the winter months and most comfortable to relish the beachside and coastal regions of India.
If you want to travel Northern or West coast of India, the best time to plan a trip is between mid-October to March, and for the Himalayas or Leh & Ladakh, it can be June and July.
Right through the year, the Maldives experiences warm weather which makes it a perfect place to spend a memorable vacation with friend and family. You can visit the islands of the Indian Ocean during both peak & low seasons.
In between November and April, you can enjoy a little rain shower, followed by sunshine. January and February are best for a beach holiday, scuba diving and surfing in the Maldives.
If you want to enjoy beachside and have a sunbath, the best time to visit Phuket is between November and April. During these months, the temperature doesn’t go beyond 35 degrees which makes this place a perfect pick.
You can also consider any month from December to March as there is no sign of rain during these months. Moreover, February is not only the driest month but also the sunniest with 10 hours of sunshine per day.
Located in the south-east of Asia, Singapore is considered as one of the most pricey and luxurious holiday destinations in the world. The most appropriate months to plan a trip to Singapore are between March and September. With temperature ranges between 24 – 32 degrees Celsius throughout the day, you can enjoy the poshness of the country and admire its charm.
Destinations in Europe
Europe undergoes various climatic changes throughout the year. The significant parts of Europe experience warm-climates and subtropical temperature in Northern Europe. Let’s have a look at some of the best holiday spots in Europe.
The best time to enjoy the beauty of Iceland is to travel in the summer months, i.e., June, July, and August. The average temperature during this period is between 13 – 16 degrees Celsius and can go up to 20 - 23 degrees Celsius, making it a tourist-friendly spot. Even in August, the sunshine remains for at least 5-6 hours everyday unlike winters when the Sun goes missing for days.
Furthermore, May and September are also favorable months because in May the temperature starts to rise and September is the beginning of autumn with lesser cold temperature. Moreover, in winter months, most roads are closed due to excessive snow, which is why it is not advisable to plan a trip to Iceland.
Malta is one of those countries which you can visit any time of the year, but to experience a great time, consider traveling between May and October. The temperature during these months hovers around 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. With the start of chilly winters in October, the temperature still stays at 25 degree Celsius, which is perfect for sunbathing.
If you are planning a trip in Autumn then that’s precisely the perfect time to relish the panoramic landscapes of Rome. In spite of a few days of rain, you can visit the beautiful places, such as Colosseum or St Peter’s Basilica. The months of April and May are suitable with a pleasant temperature, ranges between 20 – 24 degree Celsius.
The above-mentioned guide to famous destinations and when to visit them is just a heads-up for you to get started with your planning. Some places offer the best experience during the summer season, while others are more exciting and enjoyable when planned in winter.