10 SepWorld’s Best National Park Holidays

If you want to have a fun filled holiday but you aren’t sure what to do, traveling to one of the best national parks in the world might just be the right thing to do. Whether you’re traveling alone or with your family and friends, the top 5 national parks in the world listed below, are without a doubt, one among the best places to be in.

Whether you choose to go to the park closest to your home or opt to take a long trip, you are going to love being close to nature as a family. Trying to decide which one among the several national parks in the world is the best one to visit can be quite challenging. Honestly, they are all beautiful and exciting for one reason or the other. But still, only five can make this list!

KruegerNationalpark1. Kruger National Park 

South Africa is well-known for its extraordinary landscapes, packed with a lot of flora and fauna, which promises to charm natives and tourists alike. As one among the biggest game reserves in Africa, this national park occupies an area of 19,633square kilometers, and is home to some of the world’s most rare and most incredible animals, like rhino, lion, cheetah, and elephant. Over the years, the tourism industry in South Africa has taken off, with numerous people booking safari holidays to observe the incredible wildlife. The rugged landscape of this national park guarantees that every visitor will leave with a camera stocked with numerous unforgettable photos.

2. Yosemite National Park 

This national park covers over 3080 square kilometers area, and is full of spectacular waterfalls, cliffs, and forests. More than 3.7 million people visit Yosemite each year, with many people choosing to spend their time in Yosemite Valley. Home to great sights like the Half Dome, Yosemite Valley is an area overflowing with natural beauty, as well as a very rich history that a visitor will certainly enjoy learning about. These days, the adventurous visitors choose to go rock climbing, or even hiking. Its gorgeous scenery makes it the perfect place to combine sport and beauty.

3. Yellowstone National Park

This park covers an area of 8932 square kilometers. It holds geysers, hot springs, canyons, valleys, basins, and lakes in it. Also, a good collection of wildlife has found this national park as their home place, adding even more beauty to it. The park is mainly used for fishing, hiking, boating, and resting a day in one’s busy routine life.

4. Galapagos National Park

This is a relatively new national park and a World Heritage Site, having been established in the year 1959. Comprising of an archipelago of smaller islands, visits to this national park have been restricted, because of the area’s delicate ecosystem. The Galapagos Islands are home to a variety of incredible wildlife, like sea lions, giant tortoises, and birds of prey, not to mention volcanoes which visitors can hike across. Even though the Galapagos Islands are a slightly exclusive location that may cost you quite some money to visit, they’re all well worth traveling to.

5. Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is a US icon and is the fifteenth oldest national park in the country. The park’s history dates back to the year 1919 when it first became a national park; however, it’s said to be thousands of years old. There are several routes to take in the Grand Canyon, whether it’s on a helicopter ride or on foot. Despite the angle it’s viewed at, the Canyon never fails to amaze anybody who looks upon it.

Activities like rafting and hiking are commonly enjoyed in this park, as well as camping in one among the established campgrounds. The Grand Canyon Skywalk is also a common way to view the Canyon. The transparent bridge juts over the canyon, giving a once in a lifetime view.

In conclusion, if you’re planning to spend your holiday at a beautiful place that help you re-energize and rejuvenate, the above top 5 national parks in the world are some of the best places to consider visiting.

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