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Top Places Senior Citizens Should Travel In 2023

Written by upurea

It’s no secret that traveling can be a refreshing experience for anyone. Regardless of age, taking a break from everyday life and going on an adventure can do wonders for physical and mental health. For seniors, the golden years are the perfect time to rediscover the art and pleasure of travel. Being on the road and meeting new people keeps seniors active and socially engaged.

An unusual outing to relax and rejuvenate is always welcome. Exciting activities await you. Don’t be afraid to experience new adventures.

Kumarakom, Kerala

brown wooden boat on lake near green trees during daytime

The island village of Kumarakom lies on the shores of Kerala’s largest lake, Lake Vembanad. It is best known for its backwater cruises with lagoons, bays and a maze of canals. An absolute must for seniors, here they have the opportunity to experience the beautiful flora and fauna and indulge in a variety of water and air adventure sports such as water skiing, windsurfing, sailing and parasailing. Or they can simply enjoy the tranquility of the place amidst the lake and the historic houseboat.

Umngot River, Meghalaya

nature, dawki, meghalaya

The river, which flows near the border of India and Bangladesh, is a crystal clear river. It is one of the cleanest rivers in Asia and flows through the cleanest village in Asia – Mawlynnong. The place is also called God’s garden. The Indian village also boasts a 100 percent literacy rate. Meghalaya is scenic and is an ideal vacation destination for seniors, as it offers a mix of sightseeing, trekking, adventure and scenic views. Seniors can plan an adventure tour to Meghalaya for a unique experience.

Andaman Islands

brown and white boat on sea under blue sky during daytime

Andaman Island sparkles like an emerald in the waters of the Bay of Bengal. Known as a nature lover’s paradise with golden and white sandy beaches, Andaman is an ideal destination for seniors. A place where time slows down and you can experience the natural beauty and historical past of India, as it was once a bureaucratic base for the British. You can also visit the best beach in Asia “Radhanagar Beach” to see its glassy and rippling sea water.

Bali, Indonesia

Bali is one of the best destinations for seniors, as it offers great places and fun vacation activities. Bali, a relatively small island, is unique for its art, culture and the architectural beauty of its various Balinese Hindu temples. Its natural attractions, such as white sandy beaches, natural lakes and mountainous terrain, are also a unique experience for seniors.

Japan

Mount Fuji, Japan

Japan is beyond any doubt one amongst the foremost senior-friendly countries within the world. With a rich, exotic heritage to explore, the country offers an age-friendly environment and incredible hospitality. There is no shortage of fascinating museums, impressive temples and flower gardens. Japan is also famous for its hot springs – very picturesque natural springs amid picturesque mountains and beautiful foliage. Bathing in hot springs is especially pleasant for seniors, as it has a soothing effect on muscles and joints. Enjoy the beauty of nature for relaxation and experience the amazing view of Mount Fuji.

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