Travelling is one stop solution for those who want to celebrate New Year with their friends or family in a joyful mood. Therefore according to survey it has been reported that month of January attracts tourism; as most of the people prefer to start their beginning happily. There are some best places to travel in January and each one has its unique features.
Travelling is the best idea to explore something new and is a best alternative to overcome from stress. Hence the destinations mentioned below can help you to make travelling plans.
10. Silver Lake, Los Angeles
The most amazing place that attracts tourism in Los Angeles, California is named as ‘city hippest neighborhoods’; it is famous for two festivals in a year one is ‘silver street jubilee’ that is celebrated on Sunday where musicians,dancers , comedians gathers and have full enjoyment.
People dance along the silver lake with full zeal also the street is decorated with colorful lights, and another is’ Sunset junction street fair’ this is famous fair organised in silver lake along its banks to maintain the healthy relation between neighbouring cities, live music,dancers, merchants,vendors,food stalls, add up the stars to this fair.
Thus these festivals can make silver lake an amazing tourist attraction for tourists, however, having vacation this year with family in silver would be a delightful experience and is a best place to travel in January.
How to reach: You can take Bus or subway to reach at the destination. The shortest time is through Little Tokyo, Los Angeles (40 min). You can also reach here form other locations like Citadel Outlets, Los Angeles Convention Centre and Urth Caffe at West Bollywood.
Where to stay: There are numerous option for you to make your stay complete at Silver Lake like Comfort Inn, Cozy Silver lake Gateway, Sunset Hilltop, Noon on Sunset Hill and many more.
What to see: You must see the places offering serious LA food like Sqirl and Night + Market, Trois Familia and Pine and Crane. Also, taste the finest wineries of LA here and see the Lake reservoir nearby.
What to shop: You can shop for vintage clothing, jewellery, books and records, flowers, crystals and a lot more at Sunset Triangle Plaza.
Weather: The area record lowest temperature of nearly 9 degrees in December and highest of 29 degress from july to September. The rainfall comes low in the area with average of 25 days rainy per annum.
Best Time to Travel: Best time is from March to July or October to January.
9. Montreal, Canada
The largest city of Canada situated on an island of St. Lawrence River is a hub for trade and business. Hence is famous for Vieux Montreal which has amazing tourist attractions like the old buildings, monuments and all buildings gives a feeling of Persian style. However, this place has some historical sites along with a plateau where most tourists stay, with a colorful market having art galleries, museums, shops, boutiques, and topmost restaurants there is popular waterfront place along Vieux Port.This could be the best place to tavel in Janaury for the traveler.
How to reach: The most convenient way to reach here is by flight as the International Airport is situated southwest of the city. It is just four hours drive from Manchester and 5 hours form Boston.
Where to Stay: You can stay at the downtown which comprises maximum hotels where you can ask your stay. Other places for stay are Old Montreal, The Plateau, Near the Airport as per your convenience.
What to See: The best places to see here are Mont Royal, Vieux Montreal or Old Montreal, Botanical garden, St Josephs Oratory, fine Arts Museum and many more.
What to Shop: Montreal has some of the exquisite clothing boutique locations. The place is also famous for craft shops and local markets.
Weather: Generally this place experience moderate range temperature. July is the hottest month and January is the coldest month in Montreal.
Best Time to Travel: Summers are the perfect time to visit at Montreal due to calm climatic conditions.
8. Great Wall of China with 10 best parts-china
Most visited place known for its courageous history, that attracts tourism. This 6,000 kilometers long wall is 2000 years old was constructed by the emperor of China to protect country from enemies. The best places of wall where one should visit to is near Beijing like Mutianyu, Jinshanling, Jiankou, Simatai, Huanghuacheng, ShanhaiPass, Badaling, Gubeikou, Juyongguan, Huangyaguan are the amazing tourists attractions in this wall with best viewing scenes. Hence tourists can opt and enjoy various activities to make their vacation more adventurous by doing hiking,mountaineering ,photography, camping, sightseeing. The best month to travel in January as in under sun-heat will make your vacation more interesting and relaxing.
How to reach: Beijing is the prominent destination to visit the most part of the Great Wall of China. Its just 1 to 2 hours drive from Beijing.
Where to Stay: The nearby area of Badaling is appropriate place to stay while vising the Great Wall. You can find resonaable hotels there at your convenience.
What to See: Though the whole area is 6000 km in area, some of the best parts to visit are Mutianyu, Jinshanling, Jiankou, Simatai, Huanghuacheng, Gubeikou and others.
Weather: In summers time, Beijing is hot and humid. It also accounts maximum amount of precipitation. In Autumn the days are warm and nights are cooler. Winters are dry, cold and prolonged.
Best Time to Travel: April and May is the convenient time to visit the Great Wall of China as spring time temperature remains between 11 degrees to 24 degrees.
7. Carnival festival, Pasto
Pasto a city situated in Colombia is another destination which attracts tourism due to its most famous Carnival festival which is held every year from January 2 to January 7, called the festival of ‘blacks and whites’ is best place to travel in January hence the festival starts with a big parade and each day of festival symbolizes the different things like first day involves colonies parade where farmers pay tribute to natural environment like flowers, fruits ,trees, plants etc.
In return of good harvest,Second day which is children’s carnival where children are dressed in various colorful dresses along with dance and singing activities,On third day arrival od colorful cartoon presenting all type of stereotypes of the society like ,pregnant women ,drunk priest,small baby,divorced women,etc.
On fourth day on which locals color their faces with black colour followed by white color on fifth day after that a grand parade is carried out on 6th day.
How to reach: The most comfortable way is to take flight and reach nearby Airport.
Where to Stay: The suburbs and central locations of Pasto have different hotels like Loft and Palermo Suit
What to See: The must watch festivals are Black and White Carnival, Carnival of fire and Currulao Carnival
What to Shop: You can buy some artistic products related to their culture.
Weather: The all year weather generally lie between 9 degress to 20 degress.
Best Time to Travel: As the season of the Carnival is in January on specific months you can visit it that time only.
6. Legoland, Dubai
Dubai being the hottest place of the world is the best place to travel in January especially due to Legoland which is an amazing tourist attractions for children and people with young heart. This is the best place to travel in Janaury with your family as this includes six theme-based lands and forty adventurous rides and attractions which attracts tourism towards it.
The place is very colorful with a lot of variations like adventurous parks where one can go and have an awesome journey of finding the stolen treasure with the help of lasers,puppet shows which entertain people, Duplo Express a colorful train for toddlers ,Amazing risky rides, etc.
How to reach: There is no direct metro available to the point, one must consider personal tac to reach there from nearby area.
Where to Stay: Stay at one of the famous hotels like Lavita, Qasr Al Sultan Boutique and many others.
What to See: The themed amusement is for 2 to 12 years old and children can take different rides as per their age group.
What to Shop: Here you will find the largest Lego Toys for your loved one to cherish.
Weather: The temperature diurnal range is high due to deserted climatic conditions.
Best Time to Travel: You can visit it anytime but must consider the daily temperature range at the place before visiting.
5. Enjoy beautiful butterflies at Monarch Butterflies Reserve
This Reserve is situated in Merxico. thus, each year millions of butterflies come from eastern Canada to the Mexico forests that is 3,000 miles away during January to spend their hibernation period in small clusters built in Mexico forests .One can see various butterflies flying in the sky in bulk hence ,of different color which makes its amazing tourist attractions of Mexico.In January the population is at the peak, so it is the best place to travel in January.
How to reach: Reach the Mexico City International airport. Take the bus from the Mexico City to reach at the Reserve.
Where to Stay: FlowSuites Condesa, Aqua Urban Resorts, Camio real Santa are some of the hotels where you can stay.
What to See: The place is the buffer zone of millions of monarch butterflies traveled from USA and Canada.
What to Shop: Data not available
Weather: The weather of Mexico cool and dry due to the presence of central Highlands.
Best Time to Travel: January and the February are the popular months to visit the place.
4. Patagonia, Chile
One of the best place to travel in January to enjoy mid-summer heat. Thus it is the best place where one can have a visit to different national parks and can do different adventurous activities like hiking, mountaineering, camping, wildlife photography. the green peaks and valleys giving a natural outlook, along with glacier and beaches in Patingo is another place that attracts tourism and makes its amazing tourist attraction.
How to reach: Take flight by Buenos Aires Ezeiza International Airport (EZE) and then hopper flight to the desirable Patagonian city. The substitute is to fly into Punta Arenas Airport (PUQ) and Chilean Patagonia’s main airport.
Where to Stay: The best Hotels to lodge here are Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Hotel Mirado del Lago.
What to See: Chaitén’s Haunting Beach, Cerro Tronador glacier, The Marble Caves are specific sites to visit
What to Shop: El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Shop Hop BA are some of the shopping places of the area.
Weather: The minimum degrees temperature is as low as zero degrees and maximum at 34 degrees.
Best Time to Travel: November and early march are the ideal time to visit the place. However, cool breeze loving persons can visit it in Jan also.
3. Paddington, Australia
Its a market with shops,boutiques,museums,art galleries,clubs,cafes are made in the Victorian building, it attracts major portion of tourists coming for holiday in Australia,Hence one can have awesome jewellery,branded clothes, etc on reliable prize, Around 200 stalls are their which covers whole of the Oxford street of Sydney.This is the place which attracts tourism all around the world to visit.Thousands of people gather here daily which made this place an amazing tourist attraction.
How to reach: Its just 39 minutes form domestic Mascot Airport and 46 min form Sydney Airport.
Where to Stay: Some if the common holiday destinations are Arts Hotel, Holiday Inn Potts Point, Cambridge Hotel Sydney.
What to See: The area is full of exploration with presence of shopping merchandise, galleries, museums and many more things.
What to Shop: Crafts, clothes, Australian boutique and designs are popular tourist choice.
Weather: The average lowest temperature is 9 degrees and maximum is 26 degrees.
Best Time to Travel: Spring time is adequate to explore outdoor. Otherwise exploring in January is also justifiable.
2. Bilbao, Spain
This is the second best place to travel in January in Europe.one can go with their families and grandchildren and enjoy the sweetness of the place. However, the major tourist attraction in Bilbao is ‘Casco Viga’ which is the historic centre ,along with awesome streets one should also visit to Bilbao fine arts museum and also Bilbao is surrounded by elegant medieval towns which make him amazing tourist attractions for tourists.
How to reach: The place is 12 km form the Bilbao Airport with flight to and from major cities of Europe.
Where to Stay: Some of the sophisticated hotels are Meliá Bilbao, Poshtel Hotel, Barcelo Bilbao Nervion.
What to See: The place is popular attraction with Museums, Old shopping centers, Art Collection centres, modernized footbridge.
What to Shop: The place offers almost everything starting from International Brands to ethnic boutiques.
Weather: The temperature lies in between minimum 5 degress to maximum 25 degrees.
Best Time to Travel: In European Countries, Best time to explore the coldest weather ii January and and February and you can also visit in august with advance bookings.
1. Ice hotel – Sweden
The amazing hotel is unique and attracts tourism from all over the world situated in Sweden,The whole hotel is made up of ice even the furniture is also made of ice,and the mattress used are polar tested,the bathrooms are separate in a warm building nearby. This is the amazing tourist attraction one should visit at one’s in a life.
How to reach: The nearest Airport is Kiruana with daily connections of flights with Stockholm. From Kiruana, you can cover the destination by bus or taxi.
Where to Stay: The place itself offers warm and cold accommodations for stay.
What to See: Experience the beauty of ice studded furniture and buildings.
What to Shop: You can shop here iconic designs artifacts specially made to depicts the uniqueness of the place.
Weather: Overall temperature generally remains low and even in minus.
Best Time to Travel: Travel it as your convenience, but if you want to experience unforgettable cold aura, do visit it in coldest month from November to February.
The Above given information gives one idea to choose the best places to travel in January. Your travelling experience can fill your life with happiness and unforgettable memories. Thus this year plan something new and surprise your love ones by going out with them.