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There are still many places in the world that allow you to enjoy the beauty of our planet away from the annoying crowds of tourists, however, to get to these heavenly corners of the Earth, you need to make incomparably more efforts than buying a ticket at the nearest office of a tour operator.
Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona
The falls can be reached on foot or on horseback, making a 10-mile journey into one of the most difficult corners of the Grand Canyon.
The water has a blue-green color due to the high concentration of calcium and magnesium carbonate.
Best time to visit: Spring, when daylight hours are longer and hiking is easier.
In winter, the waterfalls are closed to tourists.
Secret Lagoon on Miniloc Island in the Philippines
Finding this place is not easy.
You can get to the lagoon through a narrow gap between the rocks on Minilok Island.
Best time to visit: During the dry season, which lasts from November to April.
Rice terraces in the Ubud region of Bali, Indonesia
Rice terraces in the Ubud region are one of the quietest spots on the island.
Despite being popular with tourists, the terraces remain intact, as visitors are not allowed to walk among the crops, but only admire them from a certain distance.
Best Time to Vis it: May, June and July are considered the most favorable months to visit Bali in terms of weather conditions.Rice terraces remain green all year round.
Sammezzano Castle in Tuscany, Italy
The castle, lost among the hills in the Tuscany region of northern Italy, is privately owned and only rarely opens its doors to tourists.
Best Time to Visit: The sooner the better, as rumor has it that this castle is up for sale.
Safari tours from Wilderness Safaris in Botswana
The tour operator Wilderness Safaris owns 19 scenic campsites in the Okavango Delta that can only be reached by small private jet.
Best time to visit: During the flood season in July and August.
Due to the difficult political climate inside the country, Myanmar only recently opened its doors to tourists.
Best Time to Visit: November to February, after the end of the rainy season, and the sooner the better as this tourist destination is gaining more and more popularity.
Moravia, Czech Republic
The fields of Moravia are immensely popular with photographers, but hardly advertised as a tourist destination.
Best time to visit: Late summer when the grape harvest begins.
Machangulo Beach Lodge Hotel in Mozambique
The almost deserted island of Machangulo is one of the best diving spots in the world away from the tourist crowds. The island can be reached in an hour by boat from Maputo.
Best time to visit: May to November, when rain is less likely to ruin your vacation.
The ancient city of Samarkand is teeming with locals, but there are surprisingly few tourists who are unaware of its hidden architectural treasures.
Best time to visit: May to June or September to November. Avoid the hot summer months.
Moraine Lake in Alberta, Canada
Moraine Glacial Lake is near the famous Lake Louise in Banff National Park, but you’d be surprised how fewer tourists are there.
Best time to visit: from mid-June to late July, during the active melting season of the glaciers that feed the lake.