From biking through Yellowstone National Park and learning to surf in Goa to horseback riding through the mountains of Spain, there are so many incredible travel packages catered to the solo and free-spirited traveler. Discover Savoir Flair’s roundup of the most amazing destinations and experiences ideal for your next trip.
The Place: Yellowstone National Park, United States
The Trip: Seven days of cycling with Cycle Greater Yellowstone
Experience the magnificent landscapes of Yellowstone National Park on two wheels. Cycle Greater Yellowstone’s unique concept takes groups on a fully supported bicycle tour through Montana’s communities and ecosystems, with a route that includes 57 to 90 miles per day. The next ride starts in Bozeman, Montana and takes place from August 13th to 20th.
For an adult rider, prices start at AED 4,389/SAR 4,481 and include camping space and meals.
The Place: Goa, India
The Trip: Learn to surf at Banana Surf School
Take a trip to the Shanti Beach Club in Goa and master the art of surfing at the Banana Surf School. The school promises a glide across the mellow waves on your very first try, as the lessons are taught by expert instructors in a simple, safe, and fun environment. The best part? This trip won’t break the bank.
A full five-day course is charged at AED 918/SAR 937.
The Place: Osaka, Japan
The Trip: 7 days of exploring Japan’s cherry blossoms with All Japan Tours.
Experience the beauty of Japan during cherry-blossom season and take part in the hanami celebrations by visiting the best gardens and parks in the country. The Golden Route with All Japan Tours begins at Osaka Castle, where 4,000 cherry-blossom trees were planted, and continues on to Nara, Kyoto, Mount Fuji, and Tokyo.
Prices per person start at AED 8,073/SAR 8,243 and include accommodation for six nights, meals, entry fees, transportation, and more.
The Place: Ubud, Bali
The Trip: A wellness program at Como Shambhala
Immerse yourself in Como Shambhala’s nurturing wellness program, which includes daily activities of yoga, meditation, and bike rides through the magnificent rice fields of Ubud. Programs range between three, five, and seven nights.
Prices start at AED 7,934/SAR 8,100 for three nights in a garden room.
The Place: Tuscany, Italy
The Trip: Learn to cook with Toscana Saporita
Expand your culinary chops on your next solo vacation at the Toscana Saporita cooking school, based in a charming 15th century villa in Tuscany’s Lucca region. Professional chefs will teach you how to create a variety of Italian classics, such as bucatini all’amatriciana and asparagus risotto with burrata.
Prices start at AED 10,615/SAR 10,838 for double occupancy and includes six nights of accommodation, meals, cooking lessons, and guided tours.
The Place: Andalusia, Spain
The Trip: Learn to horseback ride in Spain with Finca el Moro
Trek over the rolling Andalusian hills on horseback at the Finca el Moro farm, family owned and operated since the 1980s. For the confident horseback rider, trail rides at all paces are available on majestic, sure-footed horses. Visitors will also enjoy a lovely picnic or tapas lunch during the trek.
Prices start at AED 6,694/SAR 6,833 for a two-person room with full board and accommodation for a total of six nights.