Group travel has become more popular with flight bundles and tour packages specially designed for big groups. Many women now prefer to travel in groups, while some still prefer the solo traveler experience.
Traveling in groups has its advantages. Not only will it make you feel safer on your trip, but it will also make your bond stronger and encourage solidarity with your co-travelers.
We have compiled a list of the 10 best trips in the world for all-female groups. These travel destinations on the list might just be the 10 best vacation spots in the world for your group. Check them out below.
Preparing for a Group Travel
1. Finalize your group details.
The first thing on the list is to finalize your group details. Set a schedule and make sure that everyone in your group is available to travel on that date. Last-minute cancellations are a hassle and can impact the budget and tour bookings of the group.
2. Choose your destination.
All-female group travelers have a multitude of destinations to choose from. The best way to go about choosing a destination is to select a location that has a little bit of everything for everyone in the group.
Choose a location that will allow the group to do a variety of things. This way, you will be able to explore each other’s interests while also enjoying your own. Think of a destination that has a mix of historic sites or museums, shopping, relaxing activities, and so on.
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3. Determine your budget.
Budget is very important when traveling as a group. Be sure to explore the available tour packages and group deals for flights and hotels. Try to book early so you can get the best group deals available.
Aside from all your pre-booked activities, you must also plan how to spend your pocket money. Will you have a group fund for food and nights out? Would you prefer to pay individually for these things? Decide on your budget as a group for a more harmonious travel experience.
Best Group Trips: UK
The UK is home to England, Scotland, and Wales, as well as Northern Ireland. It is best known for its majestic castles and as home to the Royal Family. It is one of the best places to visit for all-female groups due to the friendly people and abundance of activities.
- Lots of group-friendly tours and activities
- Historical castles and landmarks
- Modern architecture
- Can become very crowded during peak season.
- Weather is unpredictable.
- Expensive cost of living
Traveling to Scotland should be on your list of the 10 best trips in the world. Edinburgh is home to some of the most historic places and a tour around the famous castles should be more than enough to satisfy the history buff in your group. Book your trip early and get great deals on flight + hotel packages.
- Edinburgh Castle
- Private Old Town and Castle Walking Tour
- Palace of Holyroodhouse
- Scottish food scene & authentic Scotch whiskey
- Scottish Highlands
Tickets to the Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse cost around $21-$25. After a night out in the local pubs, book a cab with HomeSafe, an Edinburgh taxi company that offers safe rides for women.
The best way to explore the breathtaking countryside of Edinburgh is to book a private tour for your group or join a small-group tour. Try this small group tour of the Scottish Highlands, which is a great guided option. It includes roundtrip transportation, so you don’t have to worry about getting lost. The package starts at $68 per person.
From Edinburgh, your group can also opt to travel to see the Isle of Skye and the Highlands. A 3-day tour will cost around $250 per person. This is an amazing experience that will surely leave your group with lasting memories.
Home to Jane Austen, one of the best female novelists in history, Bath is a must-visit place for an all-female group. You will be able to select from a lot of hotel deals when booking for a group. Explore the magnificent architecture, soak in a piece of history at the Jane Austen Center, and have a dip in one of the Roman Baths in this quaint town.
- Roman Baths
- Jane Austen Center
- Parade Gardens
- Bath Fashion Museum
Adult tickets to the Roman Baths cost £19 ($27) during spring and up to £25 ($35) in the summer season. Don’t miss the Parade Gardens, which earned the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award for 2020. You can enter this beautiful park for only £2 ($2.79) per adult.
Best Group Trips: Asia
Asia is a continent of deep culture and historic sites. It also houses several rich and diverse cultures that any country you visit will surely be a memorable experience.
- Local cuisine is unbeatable.
- Home of many architectural wonders
- Modern cities and landscapes
- Weather is hot and humid.
- Language barrier can hinder the travel experience.
- Extra caution is necessary to spot overpricing for tourists.
India has a diverse culture that is a mix of modern and traditional. It has several women travel groups that can take you on a safe and thrilling adventure, making it one of the top 10 best trips in the world for women.
- Taj Mahal
- Golden Triangle Tour
- Local Indian cuisine
Be sure to see the Taj Mahal in all its glory, with tickets at INR 1250 ($17). Your female group will surely love a trip to see the historical landmarks and colorful architecture of the city of Jaipur. Private tour packages start at $15 per person.
China is another country with a rich culture and heritage, and it is one of the safest places in the world for all-female groups. Don’t miss the Great Wall of China. If you have a long stay booked, the Silk Road is a breathtaking tour you can take.
- Great Wall of China
- Terracotta Army (Private tour)
- Explore the Silk Road
- Delicious hotpot and dimsum
The best way to see the Great Wall is to book a private tour with your group. It will ensure that you have a tour guide, translator, and private shuttle to help you appreciate the rich history of the place. Try this private tour of the Forbidden City and Great Wall of China, starting at $108 per person.
Best Group Trips: Africa
The African continent has amazing beaches, historical architecture, and a lot of wildlife to explore. If your group is up for an adventure trip, this is the destination for you.
- Several adventure trips for all-female groups
- The safari experience is like no other in the world.
- Home to many architectural wonders
- Peak season can be more expensive.
- Weather is very hot, and hydration is a must.
- African cuisine is not for everyone’s taste.
Rwanda is known for its adventure tours, like gorilla trekking, hiking, mountain climbing, and more. If you’re up for an adventure, book a tour for your group to this beautiful place.
- Chimpanzee trekking and safari experience
- Kigali Genocide Memorial
- Inema Art Center
- 1000 Hills Distillery
Experience chimpanzee trekking and more with this affordable private 3-day tour of Rwanda. For a longer experience, opt for this 7-day Rwanda Gorillas and Wildlife Safari. This tour offers airport transfer and group discounts.
Go on a private city tour of Kigali and explore its rich history and culture all while shopping for souvenirs and goods in the local markets.
Morocco is a beautiful place for all-female groups. With beautiful beaches, friendly people, and vibrant culture, it is just fitting that it is a destination of choice for many travelers.
- The Sahara Desert
- Jardin Majorelle
- Hassan II Mosque
- Agadir beach
- Local markets
This fantastic tour of Morocco and the Sahara offers group discounts and excellent local guides. The package starts at $475 per person. Be sure to explore the local markets and purchase Argan oil and a few items made of Moroccan leather.
Best Group Trips: Middle East
The Middle East boasts of a rich heritage and astonishing architecture. A mix of modern and traditional, your group will surely have a memorable trip here. Just be sure to check the local customs of your destination before traveling.
- Rich culture and history to learn about
- You will find everything from breathtaking modern structures to beautiful historical sites.
- Many high-end shopping destinations
- Political situations and unrest in several countries
- Airfare can be expensive, depending on your destination.
- Language barriers can make moving around more difficult without a guide.
Dubai is a luxurious destination that is home to one of the world’s largest shopping centers, the Dubai Mall. Aside from shopping and dining in luxury, your group can also take a tour to see the majestic Burj Khalifa or go on an adventure on the sand dunes of the desert. Several group deals are available on Expedia.
- Burj Khalifa
- Desert Safari
- Dubai Mall
Treat yourselves to an amazing Dubai dinner cruise riding on a traditional wooden dhow or Arab sailing ship. Visit the Burj Khalifa and have a guided tour around Dubai, ending with a relaxing shopping spree at the famous Dubai Mall. Tour starts at $89 per person.
Jordan has so much culture and heritage that you will feel like a scholar after your trip. Crime rates are among the lowest in the Middle East and so it is very safe to travel here for an all-female group.
- Petra (day trip)
- The Dead Sea
- The Citadel
- Roman Amphitheater
- Amazing food scene
Be sure to visit The Citadel for a grounding tour of the ruins. You will also get to watch one of the most beautiful sunsets here. Book this Signature Jordan Tour to explore the wonderful historical sites in Jordan including a swim in the Dead Sea.
Jordan has an amazing food scene. While touring around, try the mansaf, a large meal of meat and flatbread for sharing. Be sure to also try any of the local dishes like hummus, falafel, shawarma, baba ghanoush, and more.
Best Group Trips: Americas
The Americas, comprised of North, South, and Central America, should be on your group’s top 10 best vacation spots in the world. On these continents, there are beautiful beaches, hospitable people, and amazing heritage that you can discover on your trip.
- Beautiful beaches
- Picturesque forests for hiking adventures
- Diverse food and culture
- Extra caution is needed for petty thefts targeting tourists.
- Some countries have unstable political situations that can affect the travel experience.
- Language barriers can affect your group’s experience
Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
Argentina has beautiful mountains and lakes. The country’s people are friendly and hospitable with a rich culture and heritage. Be sure to take a trip to see the Andes mountains while here.
- Tierra Del Fuego National Park
- Glacier Alley
This 4-day tour of Ushuaia is a wonderful group activity that you can select, taking you to the beautiful Tierra Del Fuego National Park. For a more adventure-filled trip, try this Ushuaia Catamaran Cruise where you will get to see penguins and sea lions. The price for the cruise starts at $129 per person.
The Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico is best known as the home of the Mayan civilization several centuries ago. It has beautiful traditions and delicious local delicacies that you must try. The best time to visit with fewer tourists is from June to September.
- Chichén Itzá (Mayan Ruins)
- Yucatan Chocolate
- Mouthwatering food scene
Don’t miss this Chichén Itzá day tour around the historic pyramids and temples of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. The guided tour of these Mayan ruins starts at $69 per person.
Another fascinating tour that your group can go on is the Yucatan Chocolate Tour for only $85 per person. Learn the history of the cacao plant and how your favorite hot chocolate is made straight from the plant. You will even get to sample a cup of the local delicacy.
To Wrap It Up
Traveling in an all-female group is an empowering and exhilarating experience. You will learn a lot about yourself and your travel mates while visiting scenic tourist spots and historical wonders. If you love travelling but have yet to find the best destination, just choose one of these 10 best trips in the world and start organizing your group’s travel now!
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