Best Luxury Travel destinations in 2021

Most destinations (not to say all of them) offer something for both on budget and luxury travelers, but what about those that offer something even more exclusive, more unique and more luxurious? This is our list of the most Luxury Travel Destinations in 2021.

The Maldives stands as an unrivaled luxury destination, a tropical paradise where breathtaking beauty and opulence merge harmoniously. The islands are not just beautiful and secluded but luxurious, with exclusive island-resorts and unique experiences and activities to entertain any type of guest. The country is comprised by 1190 islands, with the large majority of the resorts being on their own private island. Enjoy panoramic views of the ocean from your own private pool in your own private island.

Botswana has remained as a hidden gem for a couple years, and they like it that way. The country is characterized for offering some of the most exclusive and hi-end safaris there are, with high-cost low impact models that ensure the conservation of their flora and fauna. A higher cost is implied on those, but it is well worth it. Many of their eco-accommodations are only accessible via private plane, what increases the prices and the exclusivity overall. Experience unique wildlife and unspoiled wilderness in style.

Filled with culture, traditions and advancing technology, Japan is famous for its vibrant cities, especially its capital, Tokyo. The world’s largest metropolitan area by population offers height skyscrapers and beautiful sights, as well as an infinite list of things to do, to see, food to eat and places to stay. Nowadays, there is a diverse range of options for every aspect, from mindful relax retreats to high exclusive experiences like the Shinkansen Bullet train, sleeping on a capsule hotel or even forging your own sword!

Dubai is a modern multicultural city, the most populated city in the United Arab Emirates. It became the tourist and business hub of the middle east in recent years, thanks to some innovative measurements of its monarchs, creating and investing in infrastructure and tourism, nowadays offering skyscrapers and luxury shopping surrounded by desert dunes and pristine beaches. Not a cheap place, Dubai offers some of the most high end attractions in the world, like the Burj Khalifa (the biggest building), ski in the desert, the largest mall in the world and dinner in the sky.

Looking for a specific list of things to do in this amazing city? Check our Dubai Travel Guide

Once a british Colony, Singapore is an island-city known as a financial and international center, with its modern architecture and tall skyscrapers being the front of many postcards around the world. Offering culinary experiences as well as natural attractions in a cultural diverse society, It should definitely be on your bucket list.

Recommended attractions: Gardens by the bay, Clarke Quay, Marina Bay and Sentosa Island. If you want to learn more about places to visit in Singapore, visit our Singapore Travel guide.

New York

Of course, we couldn’t miss the Big apple. It is said that there is no other place like New York, and is true. The city that never stops caters every type of traveler, with an extensive list of things to see and to do, especially to those with a finer taste. Luxurious high end boutiques, spas, hotels and fine dining in addition to broadway shows, unique landmarks, helicopter tours and incredible skyscraper views.

One of the most popular destinations in Italy, Lake Como has been popular for wealthy people since Roman times, nowadays welcoming famous celebrities and aristocrats in its luxury villas and vintage elegant hotels. The area is filled with artistic and cultural gems, with incredible forts and palaces. Although some towns like Bellagio, Menaggio and Varenna are indeed expensive, there are other options and you can still visit on a budget and enjoy its picturesque gardens, its historic landmarks and lakeshore views.

Paris is synonymous with style, fashion and luxury. The city of love is known for its luxurious and picturesque accommodations, high end boutiques and of course, its exquisite cuisine. Romance, gastronomy and history, Paris is also home to leading designer brands like Chanel, Celine, Gucci and Prada. Enjoy shopping in one of the world’s premier fashion centres, indulge in a gourmet meal or book a VIP tour in its museums in the French Capital.

Cosmopolitan cities, peaceful environments and delicious chocolate, all have a swiss mark on it. But the most famous feature of the country (and the principal attractions for thousands of tourists each year) are its spectacular mountain scenery. Switzerland is well known as a ski destination, with its snow-capped mountains, that in combination with its chic vibe, world class museums, and luxury ski chalets that offer an unbeatable adventure for those who visit. It’s scenic train rides are a must.

Who said adventure and luxury don’t go by hand? Costa rica is one of the most ecological conscious countries in the world. They are very serious about conservation, and particularly famous for its natural and ecological retreats. Tourism has increased in recent years, with a wide range of ecological luxury accommodations to seduce you into the jungle. Get into the hot springs of Arenal just steps away from your room, do some yoga overlooking the ocean or just indulge in a fine dine with naturally grown ingredients. An ideal destination for travelers looking to experience nature in luxury.