Following the outbreak of COVID-19, or rather popularly referred to as Corona Virus, the tourism sector has been adversely affected .All over the world it’s the same story; tourists are scared off by the threat of new corona virus have cancelled or postponed their trips. Majorly, foreign tourism has received a major blow with China, Iran, Italy, South Korea and Hong Kong reporting the highest number of infections. Therefore, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has banned nonessential traveling to these destinations
You don’t have to cancel your travel plans this year, below are un-affected destinations to consider visiting despite the outbreak.
Fortunately, Kenya has been declared as a safe travel destination for tourists since it has had a near zero infection rate. Among other safe destinations are listed below which I will explain in detail how safe they may be to consider taking your family and friends on escapade this 2020.
In Africa, countries in East Africa and South Africa are among the safest; Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Madagascar are perfect places. The grasslands of East Africa that host numerous beasts of the jungle are currently beaming with the warm summer conditions. Masai Mara Game Reserve, Tsavo National Park, Mount Kenya National Park and the Kenyan Coast are your number one destinations on your list worth visiting. Serengeti National Park in Tanzania is also a good destination if you need a lifetime experience of the wildebeest’s migration. In terms of assurance, these countries are among the safest at the moment hence a worry-free experience during your escapade.
In Asia, Mongolia and Kazakhstan have been declared safe destinations. Despite Mongolia being a neighboring country to China, which is a Covid-19 hotbed, it is safe to visit. It has reported zero infections and has put in place measures to prevent the spread of the virus which includes banning of travelers returning from high risk countries and cruise ship travels. Mongolia offers a scenic view of the Atlai mountains which are snow- capped, Gorkhi Terelj National Park and Khuvsgul Lake. Kazakhstan offers Almaty, which is the coutry’s biggest cultural hub, Lake Balkhash which is the 15th largest lake in the world, and Taraz which is an ancient city in south Kazakhstan.
In the South American region, Papua New Guinea is your perfect destination. It is among the few countries in South America which have reported nil cases of corona virus infection. Varirata National Park in the country’s city of Port Moresby is a whole new level of fascinating places you ought to visit. It’s great not just for nature and bird watching enthusiasts, but also as a vantage point of looking over the city and sea where you can see birds of paradise.
Among other places that are corona-free travel destinations include Central Africa, parts of South Africa, central Asia, and parts of North America.
Among the mentioned destinations, Kenya is the best travel destination for you in case of a romantic vacation, holiday with friends, your family or a honeymoon trip. This will include flying game tours, game drives, bird watching, hiking and scenic landscape viewing in what nature has to offer in the vast, scenic Kenyan lands.