Best time to visit Machu Picchu, Peru
Its kinda tough to accept that Machu Picchu rising up from a mountain forest to almost 8,000 feet above sea level was actually forgotten almost till 20th century.
Best time to visit Machu Picchu, Peru is from May to October though a dry season its not uncommon to expect heavy mists that can obscure the views.
Nearest International Airport to Machu Picchu is Cusco. You can come in even via Lima as there are buses, trains and flights available.
Best time to visit Parthenon, Acropolis, Athens, Greece
The best times to visit Athens are between March and May and from September to November. The smart way to visit the Parthenon in Athens is to land just two hours prior to closing time to avoid crowds.
Nearest International Airport to Acropolis is Athens International Airport or Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport.
Best time to visit Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
Did you know that the ancient engineering feats at Giza were so impressive that even today scientists can't be sure how the pyramids were built.?
Opt for any time from October to April as that is when temperatures are pleasant. December + January is hen iconic sights like the Pyramids of Giza, the Temples of Luxor are definitely crowded.
Nearest international airport to Pyramids of Giza would be Cairo International airport at a distance of about 25 kms.
Best time to visit Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
I would opt any of these months - April, May, September, October as weather is good and has lesser crowds. Be prepared to have the most stunning and longest day of your life so do reach early morning.
Nearest International Airport to Plitvice Lakes National Park is Franjo Tuđman Airport or Zagreb Airport.
Best time to visit Hamnoy in Norway
Hamnoy is one of the oldest and picturesque fishing village in Lofoten, Norway.
Best time to visit Hamnoy is up to you as you can vist Hamnoy all year round as there are no extreme changes in temperature exception being the Polar nights in the winter.
Best time to visit Cinque Terre, Italy
With its own intrinsic historical character I can vouch for Cinque Terre being the the most beautiful historical place in the world.
Best time to visit Cinque Terre, Italy depends - if its hikes you are seeking than do so from mid-March to mid-October. Christmas in Cinque Terre is special for its biggest Presepe in the world.
Nearest International Airport to Cinque Terre, Italy is Leonardo da Vinci International (Fiumicino) Airport.
Best time to visit Petra, Jordan
National Geographic describes Petra as the 'Lost City' that has secrets to reveal.
Best time to visit Petra would be in spring from March to May or Autumn from September to November.
Nearest International Airport to Petra, Jordan is Queen Alia International Airport at Amman.
Best time to visit the Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef covering 00's of islands stretches so far that one can see it from outer space.
Best time to visit Great Barrier Reef, Australia is from June to October as rainfall is rare thus offering clear waters for diving expeditions.
Nearest International Airport to Great Barrier Reef, Australia is Cairns International.
Best time to visit Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto is most definitely Old Japan and is often described by its ancient temples, tea ceremonies, traditional ryokan inns and centuries-old craftsmanship.
Best time to visit Kyoto is either in the fall that is October or November or in spring and that would be in the months of March, April or May.
Nearest International Airport to Kyoto would be Osaka International Airport at a distance of about 47 kms
Best time to visit Vatican City
Known as the world’s smallest country Vatican City is a treasure trove for countless pieces of prized art across centuries.
Best time to visit Vatican City, Italy would be non peak season means cold weather and last week of November to early December + mid January to February
Nearest International Airport to Vatican City is Leonardo da Vinci International (Fiumicino) Airport.
Best time to visit Abu Simbel, Egypt
Impressive Abu Simbel’s claims to fame are its two enormous temples that were rescued from Lake Nasser’s rising waters and that was one hell of a technological feat.
Best time to visit Abu Simbel, Egypt is from October to April though note December and January is peak tourist season.
Abu Simbel Airport is well connected to Cairo Airport.
Best time to visit Itsukushima Shinto Shrine, Japan
A boat cruise around the inlet during high tide is stunning to enjoy its picturesque floating torii gate.
Best time to view the great Torii is during the high tide as it seems to be floating on the sea. Best time to visit Miyajima is from October and November or the fall season.
Nearest International Airport to Itsukushima Shinto Shrine, Japan is Hiroshima Airport
Best time to visit Great Wall of China
The Great Wall is timeless charm to tourists where every season delivers its own individual scene. Opt for either March to June or autumn months of September, October and early November.
Nearest International Airport to Great Wall, China is Beijing Capital International Airport