Where to go When: For Adventure Seekers

When and where to catch your new adventure —  top voted recommendations from What’s It Like contributing travelers.

Madagascar in April

A forest of large jagged rock formations that is inaccessible during the wet season. There are opportunities for trekking, climbing, and camping. When to go to Madagascar

 

Socotra in January

Best weather and conditions for island wide expeditions, motorbike adventures. When to go to Socotra, Yemen

Canada in June

Perfect for summer time glacier skiing - sun is shining, the lakes are warm, and you can still ski! When to go glacier skiing

 

Socotra in June

Monsoon season brings strong winds and high sea and it's the best time for the wind adventures on the island. When to go surfing in Africa

 

Panama in January

The hike up the volcano is about 14km on a dirt path. From the top, you can see both the Atlantic and Pacific. It is best to go during the dry season because rain will muddy the path and make it rather dangerous. When to go climb Volcan Baru in Panama

 

Zambia in September

Devil's Pool - a natural pool that hangs right on the edge of the mighty fall is open to thrill seekers from the beginning of dry season, usually from the end of August, when the waters of Zambezi river are low. When to go to Zambia and Victoria Falls

 

Brazil in July

Experience the natural phenomena and surreal landscape of lagoons appearing between white sand dunes in Lencois Maranhenses after the wet season. When to go to see white dunes in Lencois Maranhenses in Brazil

 

Himalayas in October

October and November is the best time of year to catch breathtaking snow peaks of Himalayas. After the monsoon the air is clean, crisp and offers the best views starting from the beginning of October when the peaks get their snow caps on. When to go to Himalayas

 

Antarctica in November

It's summer in Antarctica, which means the temperature is around -14 to even +4 C. Would recommend taking the "budget" tour skipping Dec/Jan. When to go to Antarctica

 

Patagonia in December

Fill your bottle with pure glacial water from one of the countless roadside waterfalls as you travel through stunning mountain landscape. When to go to Patagonia