Where is the best place to vacation in December? — NomadTreneur

Author Adidas Wilson
5 min readSep 7, 2023

December is a month filled with festivities, a sense of closure, and the promise of a new beginning. For many, it is the ideal time to escape the daily grind and seek out new experiences, whether it’s basking in the sun, immersing in vibrant cultural celebrations, or exploring snow-laden landscapes.

So, where are the best places to vacation in December? Let’s journey across continents and climates to find the ideal December destinations.

Tropical Escapes

Why? December marks the onset of Bali’s rainy season, but don’t be discouraged. The rains are often brief and bring a lush, refreshed look to the landscapes. It’s less crowded, and the island’s temples, beaches, and rice terraces are more serene.
Highlight: The Ubud Traditional Art Market is a treasure trove for souvenirs.

Why? This paradise of over 1,000 islands offers crystal-clear waters, luxurious over-water bungalows, and world-class diving spots. December is dry and warm.

Highlight: Underwater dining at Ithaa, the world’s first all-glass undersea restaurant.

Winter Wonderlands

Why? The quintessential winter wonderland. Experience the ethereal Northern Lights, snow-covered forests, and husky-led sled…



Author Adidas Wilson

Adidas Wilson was born in Chicago, surviving a near death experience driving off a bridge in an 18 wheeler and getting hit by a train. Author and Motivator