Where should you travel in 2022? What are the greatest spots to visit and the best destinations? These are the questions that everyone is asking now that international travel is coming back to life, thanks to the loosening of travel restrictions in many destinations around the world and the pent-up demand for all those far-flung vacations that were put on hold during the pandemic. Travel numbers are expected to reach pre-pandemic levels in 2022, and this year might be the busiest travel season ever. Many of the destinations that five senses travel choose to offer are what we believe travelers are looking for in a post-pandemic world, from hotels with private accommodations to destinations teeming with fresh air activities. Because no matter what type of trip you have been dreaming of, we want to help you turn 2022 into the year you get back out there and make it a reality.
Consider this as your ultimate travel bucket list for 2022 and beyond, even if you don’t plan a trip right now.
Zanzibar and Tanzania
Nature gives Tanzania the Kilimanjaro African highest mountain, the Tanganyika world’s deepest lake, the beautiful Zanzibar archipelago, and a diversity of wild animal species. So it is inevitably one of the most visited countries in Africa and on the top list of destinations for nature-loved travelers. The ethnical diversity with more than 120 ethnic groups brings a special culture to this country and many interesting visitor travel activities. Tanzania is an amazing African country to visit from safaris in Serengeti, Tarangire, where you will see the big 5 *buffalo, elephant, lion, leopard, and rhino (to the crystal-clear waves of Zanzibar. Suppose you have never been on a safari before. In that case, prepare to be astounded by the number of creatures you will see from the safety of your safari vehicle.2022 is an excellent time to visit Tanzania because the number of animals has increased drastically due to the low number of tourists during the high covid_19 season.
Next up on our list of the best places to visit in 2022 is Kenya, a unique destination located in the eastern part of Africa. It is the focal point for Africa’s largest tourist activities, and you will notice that the people, landscapes, and wildlife are very different. The destination offers a very amazing pace of life-more relaxed than a normal safari, and this will guarantee you one of the best life experiences. It is an excellent place to mix up the normal wildlife safari activities and add in some walking, horse, and camel riding as well as night drives which can reveal some of the most unusual nocturnal creatures. You will also get the chance to enjoy the views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain, and some of the major national parks in the country, like Nairobi and Maasai Mara.
Now shifting our focus to southern Africa, an overlooked highlight tourist destination is Zimbabwe, home to a great number of amazing sites. From the mighty Victoria Falls and beautiful Hwange National Park in the west to the Great Zimbabwean ruins and Gweru in the center. This land-locked country will not fail to impress. It is also home to a great deal of wildlife, including both African rhino species. Zimbabwe is also rich in history and has been fought over by various European and African empires. It is where the tomb of Cecil Rhodes is located. one of the most colorful –and, more recently, controversial –of all colonial-era figures. The country offers exceptional Zimbabwean hospitality and many activities, including rhino tracking and viewing some of the many thousands of rock paintings that decorate the walls of the granite caves.
A landlocked country in southern Africa, Zambia is emerging as a premier travel destination for its stunning, unspoiled landscapes and friendly atmosphere. Perhaps Zambia is the most rewarding safari destination, and here you will get to enjoy some beautiful landscapes like the Zambezi valley, which feels wonderfully far away yet is easily reached by air from the capital city Lusaka. You will also enjoy privately guided activities, including walking safaris, game drives, and the opportunity to experience the mighty Zambezi by canoe or boat, straddling three regions of Zambia. Also, you will explore Kafue national park, the largest and oldest in the country, measuring 8648 miles. Zambia offers a diverse range of travel opportunities to complete vacations in Africa.
Botswana is not only regarded as one of the most exclusive safari destinations in Africa but one of the most remarkable wilderness areas on earth. It boasts vast areas of protected wilderness, pristine landscapes, and rich diversity of wildlife. The east and south consist of Kalahari and lunar-like pans at makgadikgadi and nxai. On the other hand, the west and north comprise the dazzling water worlds of the Okavango Delta and Chobe river ecosystem. It is an amazing destination where you will explore Kasane, Chobe national park, and scour the bush for sighting lions, leopards, and cheetah on game drives, Victoria Falls, and some wonderful game lounges. Also, you will enjoy the view of Okavango deltas swirling waterways, dazzling salt pans in the Kalahari, elephants’ herds lining the Chobe riverbanks, and weaving along reed-lined waterways in a traditional Mokoro canoe for close views of malachite kingfishers, carmine bee-eaters, and African fish eagles. Whether it’s your first trip to Botswana or your 5th, there is always something unique and exciting when visiting this country.
Senegal is one of those African countries you set foot in and immediately fall in love with. It has a reputation for being a calming paradise and jaw-dropping sites worth visiting. It is a beautiful country that varies from sprawling beachfront to red clay terrain, growing economy, rich culture, and renowned health sector. Dakar, the fast-developing capital, provides a vibrant introduction. Stay to sample its lively nightlife, or make for the coast where quiet beaches and islands offer respite. Should you want to explore further inland, there are more national parks and sites like Niokolo-Koba where wildlife safaris can be arranged. You’ll likely spot giraffes, elephants, lions, and rhinos during the dry season. Goree Island is the most popular destination for African-American tourists on the premise that their ancestors were once held here as enslaved people., Also, the pink lake with pink-purple color, st Louis, a small town that oozes memories of French colonialism and cap skirring, a beautiful town bedecked along the Atlantic Ocean popular with golf course and seaside resorts. It has beautiful beaches with good palm tree shade. A trip to warm and welcoming Senegal satisfies every traveler’s needs.
From far-flung destinations to hometown favorites,2022 is the year to get back out there and turn your dream trips into reality. After two years of border closure, cruise cancellations, and travel restrictions, 2022 is the year we hope to get back out there and return to our favorite destinations and cross new ones off our lists. With the focus on the outdoors, exclusive safaris, best dishes, and private guides, five senses travel make it desirable and safe to travel to these destinations in 2022. We offer one-of-a-kind tailored trips to you, giving you the best lifetime experience. Our team of experts has been committed to curating exceptional travel journeys. In 2022, many travelers will venture further from home and even overseas for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Although covid-19 variants remain, regulations have been put in place, and precautions must still be taken. One thing to keep in mind, though: the world is still in a state of flux. So if you are considering or planning a trip anywhere, you should check the travel restrictions for the destination you want to visit and consider the warnings/cautions. Travel at your own pace in your style, confident that we will show you the best options wherever you go.