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Top 8 destinations for sports even on vacation!

Written on : 09 January 2019 by

Top 8 destinations for sports even on vacation!

Want to go on vacation while playing sports? It's possible! In recent years, sports tourism has been on the rise. Many destinations are dream spots to make the most of your stay and practice sports with family or friends. Here are the top 8 destinations to keep fit on vacation.

1- Morocco

1- Morocco

Ideal for a trip full of exoticism, Morocco offers many possibilities for sportsmen of all kinds. Lovers of water sports, go to Essaouira: a splendid spot for surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. For those who prefer mountains and nature, this destination is also for you! South of Marrakech is the largest alpine ski resort, open from mid-December to mid-April. The most adventurous travelers can venture on Moroccan hikes. Among the most incredible tours, we can offer you the Gorges Tislit, the summit of Toubkal or Park Bouhachem reserved for ecotourism lovers.

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2- The Swiss Alps

2- The Swiss Alps

The Swiss Alps are, of course, a destination of choice for all nature lovers. With more than 200 ski resorts, the Swiss Alps are undoubtedly a region for winter sports enthusiasts. But that’s not all! Indeed, there are several spots for rafting, particularly in the areas of the Massaschlucht cliffs and the Lütchine river. For a family holiday, think of Fun Forest adventure park that offers sports activities for adults and children!

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3- Indonesia

3- Indonesia

Want to go to the tropics while keeping fit? It's possible! With more than 17,000 islands, Indonesia offers plenty of opportunities to play sports. Go to Bali to indulge in the pleasures of water sports. A paradise for surfers, Bali is also a great place to try scuba diving. If you’re a nature lover, you will not be left out either! Indonesia is an ideal destination for trekking, whether that is trekking on top of a volcano or strolling along rice fields. Finally, for thrill-seekers, consider climbing in Indonesia, especially in the Harau Valley where are the most beautiful spots for climbers.

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4- Sri Lanka

4- Sri Lanka

A popular destination, Sri Lanka is a beautiful island for sports families. Recognized for its local fauna and flora, this island, formerly known as Ceylon, is a favorite spot for hikers. For example, you can organize safaris in the national parks and nature reserves of the country. For water sports enthusiasts, it is also possible to practice surfing and snorkeling in Hikkaduwa, south of Colombo.

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5- The Dominican Republic

5- The Dominican Republic

With its many beaches, the Dominican Republic is undoubtedly a destination of choice for surfers. But that’s not all! In the region of Jarabacoa, you will find a multitude of rivers where you can go rafting. The Dominican Republic is also full of fantastic landscapes and national parks where you can admire the local flora and fauna. Organize a hike to climb Pico Duarte, the highest peak in the Caribbean. Finally, the Dominican Republic has approximately 400 caves. This is an opportunity to try spelunking!

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6- Costa Rica

6- Costa Rica

Thrill-seekers, this is the destination for you! Fans of surfing already know this spot is known for its swell. In the Nicoya Peninsula you will have the privilege of surfing the most beautiful waves. To lose yourself in the jungle and discover this country in an unusual way, try canopying. Want adventure? It is possible to organize an ascent of one of the 116 volcanoes of the country. As such, we recommend Cerro Chirripó, Costa Rica's highest peak. Finally, Costa Rica is renowned for being one of the greenest countries in Central America. Take the opportunity to practice golf, a sport that is becoming more and more fashionable all over the country!

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7- Corsica

7- Corsica

Young and old alike can make the most of holidays in Corsica to stay in shape. This destination offers many sports activities that you can enjoy with family and friends. In the vicinity of the Bavella massif, try canyoning for an activity that is both fun and physical! The Bavella massif is also a magnificent climbing place. Combining sea and mountain, Corsica offers excellent hiking trails, including Mare Mare which connects Porto-Vecchio to Propriano. Finally, if you travel with your family, there are many adventure parks that will delight young and old alike!

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8- Croatia

8- Croatia

The Croatian coastline is famous for its beautiful beaches, especially around Zadar. Stroll along the Adriatic coast for sunbathing and water sports. This area in particular is perfect for scuba diving. You can also sail in the heart of the Croatian archipelago or go rafting. Hikers, this destination is for you! Take the opportunity to visit the Krka and Plitvice National Parks. Croatia also offers many possibilities for cycling. Do not hesitate to take winding paths to discover the immense geographical diversity of this European country!

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