Get you calendar out and start booking one of these must visit nature destinations. Whether you’re looking for a unique experience like switching off and staying in a nature lodge or prefer a boutique beach escape, our top picks will have you clicking ‘confirm booking’ before you reach the end of the roundup.
Joshua Tree National Park
Places of nature and extreme beauty deserve you undivided attention so turn off the phone, leave the makeup bag in the suitcase and embrace what Joshua Tree National Park has to offer. La Quinta is an elegant desert retreat nestled in the Santa Rosa Mountains with private casitas and forty-one swimming pools deliver pure relaxation and offer jeep tour to the national park.
Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Ocean views and jungles packed with wildlife have made Costa Rica one of the hottest destination for the year. Lapa Rios is an award-winning eco-lodge with fantastic service set in 1,000 acres of tropical rainforest reserve on the wildlife rich Osa Peninsula. The lodge has an outdoor pool for down time and wildlife excursions for days when you want to explore.
Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, Mexico
Discover the UNESCO Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve on the Riviera Maya with this unique ecological tour through the coastal wetlands. Once you finished touring, head back to your retreat at the intimate boutique hideaway Esencia hotel which is set in 50-acre private estate on the tranquil, sugar-white sand beach. Water nymphs will especially appreciate access to world’s second largest barrier reef that offers excellent snorkelling and diving.