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100 Ultimate Travel Goals to Set in 2024

Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or just starting out, there’s something for everyone on this list. We’ve got destinations both near and far, and adventurous activities to try. So what are you waiting for? Start dreaming and planning now so that you can check off every item on this list by the end of 2023.

  1. Visit at least one new country
  2. Go to the airport without a plan and book a flight out
  3. Stay in a luxury hotel
  4. Visit all seven continents (if you haven’t already)
  5. Make time for some R&R with a beach vacation
  6. Take a road trip across the United States
  7. See the Northern Lights in Iceland, Norway, Sweden, or Finland
  8. Climb to the top of a famous landmark or mountain
  9. Explore a new city by foot, bike, or public transportation
  10. Visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  11. Dive into another culture with a homestay or volunteering experience
  12. Step out of your comfort zone with an extreme adventure activity
  13. Document your travels with a travel journal or blog
  14. Make new friends while you’re exploring
  15. Ride horses on the beach
  16. Attend a comedy show in a new city
  17. Attend Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade
  18. Spend the new year’s eve counting down in a new country and in a new language
  19. Attend the yearly wine festival in Moldova
  20. Attend the patio festival in Cordoba Spain
  21. Campout at a music festival
  22. Visit the island of Mykonos
  23. Take a cooking class in Italy
  24. Bike through wine country(anywhere!)
  25. Rent a villa for a month in Tuscany
  26. Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
  27. Explore the Amazon rainforest
  28. Visit Djuma Game Reserve in South Africa
  29. Take a gondola ride in Venice
  30. Stay in an overwater bungalow in Bora Bora
  31. See the cherry blossoms blooming in Japan
  32. Attend Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany
  33. Take your picture in front of the Taj Mahal in Agra
  34. Float in the Dead Sea
  35. Climb to the top of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  36. Watch the sunrise over Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia
  37. Parasail over Phi Phi islands in Thailand
  38. Get a bird’s eye view of Victoria Falls from a helicopter
  39. Have a picnic under the Eiffel Tower in Paris
  40. Take a ride on the London Eye in London
  41. Explore the ancient ruins of Pompeii, Italy
  42. Visit Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England
  43. View the Mona Lisa up close at the Louvre Museum in Paris
  44. See the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City
  45. Walk along the Great Wall of China
  46. Explore the lost city of Petra in Jordan
  47. Float down an underground river in Puerto Princesa, Philippines
  48. Hike to the top of Table Mountain in Cape Town
  49. Take a cable car ride up Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  50. Visit the Blue Lagoon in Iceland
  51. Take a dip in the Devil’s Pool at Victoria Falls in Zambia/Zimbabwe
  52. Explore Antelope Canyon in Arizona, USA
  53. Visit Glacier National Park in Montana, USA
  54. See the Grand Canyon from the sky
  55. Attend a Broadway show in New York City
  56. Take a walk through Central Park in New York City
  57. Visit the top of the Empire State Building in New York City
  58. Ride a mechanical bull in Nashville, Tennessee
  59. Visit the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas
  60. Explore the French Quarter in New Orleans, Louisiana
  61. Visit Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee
  62. See the Hollywood Sign up close in LA
  63. Go sandboarding in the Sahara desert
  64. Visit Mount Etna in Sicily
  65. Explore the Royal Palace in Madrid
  66. See the La Tomatina Festival in Buñol
  67. Attend a flamenco show in Seville
  68. Visit Gaudi’s Park Guell in Barcelona
  69. Sleep in the desert in Morocco
  70. Visit the ancient city of Marrakech
  71. Take a ride in a hot air balloon over Cappadocia
  72. Explore the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
  73. See the Blue Mosque in Istanbul
  74. Boat through the canals of Venice, Italy
  75. Gondola ride through Vembanad Lake in Kerala, India
  76. Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Bhutan
  77. Explore the Floating Villages of Inle Lake in Myanmar
  78. Visit Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia
  79. Take a picture with Big Ben in London
  80. See the changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace in London
  81. See the Colosseum in Rome
  82. Explore the Acropolis in Athens
  83. Visit the penguins at Boulders Beach in Cape Town
  84. Explore the Cinque Terre villages
  85. Hike the Via Francigena from Florence to Rome
  86. Visit Hobbiton in Matamata
  87. Explore the ancient ruins of Mystras in Greece
  88. Visit the Okavango Delta in Botswana
  89. Climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania
  90. Take a safari in Kruger National Park in South Africa
  91. Visit the Perito Moreno glacier in Argentina
  92. Explore Torres del Paine National Park in Chile
  93. Boat through Milford Sound
  94. Visit Fiordland National Park
  95. Visit Frieda Kahlo’s house
  96. Take a walk through the Chapultepec forest
  97. See the Monarch butterfly Migration in Mexico
  98. Explore Chichen Itza
  99. Climb to the top of El Castillo at Xunantunich in Belize
  100. Visit Tikal in Guatemala

Final Thoughts

We hope this list has inspired you to start planning your travels for 2023! What are some of your travel goals? Let us know in the comments below!

Happy Travels! 🙂


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