17 Best Countries to Visit in the World Once in a Lifetime

Sara Abadi

, Travel

Vacations are the best time of the year. To help you decide your dream destination, here is a list of the best countries to visit in the world once in a lifetime.

Pick a destination, plan your vacation and pack your bags to get set go!

  1. Italy


    Italy, considered to be one of the best countries to travel in the world, is the birthplace of the Renaissance and the home of the Romans. Its top destinations include Venice, Rome, Florence, and Tuscany filled with picturesque trails, beautiful terraces, enormous churches, and breathtaking ancient monuments. The following link is the official tourism page of Italy:- http://www.italia.it/en/home.html

  2. United States

    United States

    From the skyscrapers of New York to the world famous Great Canyon, the USA is a combination of road trips and open skies with city lights and nightlife. It is a country famous for its food varieties and different cuisines added with the best music around the world. There are many best places to visit in the US. The official tourism website of the USA is:- https://www.gousa.in/

  3. Greece


    Although Greece has faced some economic crisis recently, it still remains one of the best countries in the world to visit. The islands of Santorini and Corfu, the ruins of legendary cities Athens and Delphi, the endless coastline of Aegean sea and the Mediterranean cuisine, all together add to the beauty of the country. The link to the official website of Greece tourism is- http://www.visitgreece.gr/

  4. India


    India is a myriad of rich culture and heritage. It is home to the snow-covered Himalayas in the north, the tropical rain forests in the south, the seven sister states of Northeast and the deserts in the west.

    The sites to see include the Taj Mahal, the Red Fort, Qutub Minar, sandy beaches of Goa, a crowded city of Mumbai, ancient Buddhist caves of Ajanta, enormous temples, peaceful ghats, bustling bazaars of the country and historic forts. The official tourism website of India is- https://www.incredibleindia.org/

  5. Australia


    Australia holds not only the most exotic natural wonders of the world such as the Great Barrier Reef and Uluru but also the iconic Sydney Opera House and lively cities like Melbourne.

    Natural parks with kangaroos and koalas, red-earthed deserts, rainforests, beaches, vibrant cities, and most-friendly people help Australia to easily make its space in the list of the best countries to visit in the world. The official tourism page of Australia is- https://www.australia.com/en-us

  6. New Zealand

    New Zealand

    Anybody who visits this place immediately falls in love with this mysterious and adventurous land. Its extraordinary springs, widespread beaches, volcanic terrains, snowclad mountains, and the magnificent Kiwi culture makes it one of the most visited tourist destinations around the world. The beer, wine, and food of the country add to the taste of the visitors. The official New Zealand travel website is- https://www.tourismnewzealand.com/

  7. Thailand


    Thailand is deemed to be one of the best countries to visit in Southeast Asia because of its colorful culture and intriguing history. The religious devotion of this Buddhist nation is omnipresent and is reflected in the gleaming temples and golden buddhas around the land.

    The most attractive feature of this country is the Thai cuisine which is a world-famous cuisine. The official tourism website of Thailand is- https://www.tourisamthailand.org/

  8. Turkey


    Turkey is a rich amalgamation of east and west with major tourist attractions like Istanbul, Blue Mosque, Egyptian Obelisk, Grand Bazaar, Hagia Sophia and a cruise down the Bosphorus. It has major importance in world history and was once the capital of three prodigious empires, the Byzantine, the Roman and Ottoman empires. The official tourism website is- https://www.goturkey.com/

  9. Vietnam


    Vietnam is one of the best countries to visit in the world because it is a bliss for nature lovers as well as foodies. Its magnificent mountains, breathtaking adventures, tasty street foods and variety of pleasant tropical fruits like watermelon, mango, mandarin, banana and pineapple adds to the beauty of the country. The official tourism website is- https://vietnam.travel/

  10. France


    Considered to be one of the most beautiful and romantic places on earth, France is about world-class art and architecture. It is also famous for its cuisine and the mesmerizing French language. The official tourism website is- https://www.france.fr/en

  11. Netherlands


    Also famously known as Holland, the Netherlands attracts tourists to cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague, the cheese capitals of Gouda and Alkmaar and authentic places such as Volendam and Delft. The Hague is the judicial capital of the world and the seat of government and the royal family.

    The official tourism website is- https://www.holland.com/global/tourism.htm

  12. Japan


    Japan is an astounding blend of ancient history and modern-day innovations. Nearly two thousand Buddhist shrines and temples line the country, most of which are located in Kyoto – Japan’s cultural capital. The official tourism website of Japan is- https://www.japan.travel/en/

  13. Morocco


    A country of amazing diversity, breathtaking mosques, spice markets, and alluring landscapes, Morocco is home to Saharan dunes as well as the peaks of the High Atlas. It is also home to the medina of Fez, which is the largest medina in the world. The official tourism website of Morocco is- https://www.visitmorocco.com/en

  14. Spain


    Spain has diverse landscapes- from The Pyrenees and the Picos de Europa mountain ranges to the snow-capped Sierra Nevada to the sun-baked plains of Andalucía. It is famous for its festivals around the year- La Tomatina, Tenerife Carnival or the famous Encierro or running of the bulls. The official tourism website is- https://www.spain.info/en/

  15. Switzerland


    Switzerland, the land of four languages, is an adventurous place with breathtaking scenic beauty. Skiing and snowboarding are winter sports whereas hiking and biking trails are common in green pastures. It is a safe country, making it one of the best countries in the world for solo travel.

    The official tourism website is- https://www.myswitzerland.com/en-in/

  16. Philippines


    One can find a plethora of amazing natural sites in this country- from splendid waterfalls and pristine beaches to lush peaks and symmetrical hills. Experience its rich culture and cuisine and enjoy the peaceful yet exciting life there. The official tourism website is- https://philippines.travel/

  17. South Africa

    South Africa

    South Africa is home to cities like Johannesburg and Cape Town which have been ranked as the best traveler destinations in the world. It is hands-down the best safari destination around the world. Its stunning landscapes include the Drakensberg range, Blyde River Canyon, Table Mountain, and the Garden Route’s Bloukrans Bridge. The official tourism website is- https://www.southafrica.net/in/en/

These all are the best countries to visit in the world once in a lifetime.