These INCREDIBLE Tropical Vacations Are Calling Your Name
The sun on your skin, palm trees and tropical flowers, sandy beaches, a fruity drink in hand—sound like your ideal tropical vacation? Yeah, ours too!
When it comes to a relaxing vacation, nothing beats tropical getaways and beach vacations where you can experience island life, kick back, and soak it all in.
The natural beauty of the ocean and the vibrant tropical jungles are sure to take your breath away, soothe your soul, and renew your adventurous spirit.
Here are the BEST tropical vacation destinations to get away to this winter!
Soak Up The Sun On Dominican Republic Beaches
It’s hard to choose a number one best tropical island, but the Dominican Republic comes pretty darn close! If you’re looking for affordable destinations to enjoy beautiful tropical islands, consider the DR for your next tropical trip.
The Dominican Republic is known for pristine beaches and reasonable vacation packages, not to mention TONS of all inclusive luxury resorts to choose from. Experience total bliss on the breathtaking beaches of this beautiful big island.
Forget FOMO when you’re enjoying sunset on the gorgeous white sand beaches, or diving among shipwrecks and coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea. The fine sand beaches of the Dominican will make it hard to want to leave this tropical destination.
Besides the beaches, the lush tropical jungle has lots of refreshing water systems to explore, drink in hand 😉
Punta Cana’s all inclusive resorts boast stunning, secluded beaches while staying in the capital city of Santo Domingo offers incredible sightseeing and access to amazing beaches in the south and on the east coast of the island.
- Who This Is For: Vacationers who can’t wait to explore outdoor adventures
- Activities: Surfing, Canyoneering, Scuba Diving
- # of Days: 8 days
- Group Size: 12 Explorer Chicks
Explore The Stunning Islands & Jungles Of Belize
Belize is the perfect place for those looking for an active tropical vacation, and is home to some of the Caribbean’s most beautiful tropical islands to visit. Known for stunning beaches, breathtaking national parks, a coral reef designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and some of the best tropical islands along the coast of South America.
The number of adventure activities available in Belize is incredible, from rappelling waterfalls in the heart of the rainforest to sea kayaking along the coast and relaxing on the endless, pristine white sand beaches.
Ambergris Caye is the largest island on Belize’s coast, and filled with dive shops, beach resorts, delicious food, and about a million ways to access beautiful beaches all over the island.
- Who This Is For: Adventure enthusiasts in search of multi-sport stoke
- Activities: Snorkeling, Rappelling, SUP, Kayaking, Caving, & Zip Lining
- Best Months To Visit: January to May, during the dry season
Adventure On The Sea In Baja, Mexico
Always a popular destination, Mexico has long been known as one of the best tropical places to visit. Don’t want to flock to Cancun like the rest of the spring breakers?
Baja is one the most affordable destinations to get away from the winter cold, and the IDEAL location for your next tropical adventure. Baja is absolutely bursting with marine life, recreation opportunities, and of course some of the most beautiful beaches on the west coast.
Cruise on a chartered boat through the crystal clear waters of the Sea of Cortez and get up close and personal with the majestic ocean animals of the Pacific Coast before stopping along Baja’s gorgeous beaches.
- Who This Is For: Ocean lovers who want to cruise into adventure
- Activities: Snorkeling, Surfing, Scuba Diving, Freediving, Kayaking, Hiking, Camping
- # of Days: 7 days
- Group Size: 7 Explorer Chicks
Join us on a tropical adventure!
Looking for tropical island trip ideas but aren’t sure where to start? Let the ladies at Explorer Chick do the leg work! We’ve got the beta to escort you on what’s sure to be one of the best tropical vacations of your life with other awesome women!
Get ready to get wild (and maybe even a little weird) with a remarkable group of women among some of the most epic tropical destinations out there. Our expertly curated tropical vacation spots are sure to have you wishing you never had to go home!
Meet the Writer
April is an adventure lover and freelance writer based in New England, with a passion for public lands, wild places, and all things outdoors. She loves camping in any form and spends as many weekends as she can hiking New Hampshire’s highest peaks, or road-tripping with her sweet dog Marley. If not in the mountains, you can find her planning her next expedition or caring for one of her far-too-many-houseplants.
Favorite outdoor adventure: National Parks Hiking and Road Trips!
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