Travel industry has seen an immense growth in the past few decades. Like other industries, travel industry has also recorded some trends that have been on the rise since the past few years and are expected to gain even more popularity in the forthcoming year.
2018 has almost come to an end. As 2019 is approaching, let’s have a look at what are the newest travel trends that will rule the industry in the upcoming year.
Top Travel Trends for 2019
The Green Hoppers
Ecotourism and sustainable travel are predicted to reach new heights in the upcoming year. Retreat to eco-friendly sites, natural landscapes away from urban life, hiking to the mountains, camping in the forests, visits to wildlife sanctuaries and national parks, and other places where travelers can take refuge in nature has considerably increased in the past few years and are expected to increase even more in 2019.
The Foodie Brigade
There’s an emerging trend among people where they travel to places particularly for culinary experience. The Food Tours have become quite popular in many places are will surely gain even more popularity in 2019. Food-related travel is a trend that is to stay.
The Tribe of Explorers
As the information about off-beat destinations is fast spreading through the World Wide Web, travel to lesser-explored places is fast reaching an all time high. 2019 is predicted to be the year when most people will prefer to travel to off-the-beaten-track locations to avoid too much crowd and enjoy a comparatively peaceful stay away from the herd of other tourists. The “unknown” and “unseen” destinations will be the new favourites.
The Solo Adventurists
Traveling alone is the new “cool”. It has been constantly on the rise since the past few years and has now become the trend of the decade so much so that the tourism industry across the world has begun to not only cater to this new fad but also celebrate it. 2019 will be the year of the solo seekers. The solo travel will continue to top the charts of the travel industry and will maintain its top position even in the coming year.
The Snow Magnets
Winter travel has become a thing. People who love snow activities such as skiing and snowboarding look for winter resorts where they can have a good time in the snow. In 2019, the trend of traveling during winters is predicted to grow tremendously. Winter festivals around the world have already gained popularity among travelers and are certain to be a “hot” travel trend in the next year.
So, what’s your favourite travel trend?