Best time to visit…

Make the most out of your next holiday and find the perfect time to visit your next destination.

No one wants to spend a beach holiday holed up in a hotel room, or a ski break watching rain melt the snow on the mountains. And we sure don't want you to either.

We've done a bit of research to find out when the best time is to visit popular spots around the world, for the best weather, the best price and the fewest crowds.

Find out the best time to go to...


Best places to visit by month/season

In case you're searching for inspiration.

Summer (December-February):

December January February
  • Auckland
  • Cambodia
  • Canada (Ski + Northern Lights)
  • Dubai
  • Hobart
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland (Northern Lights)
  • Japan (Ski)
  • Malaysia
  • New Zealand
  • Patagonia
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tasmania
  • Auckland
  • Cambodia
  • Canada (Ski + Northern Lights)
  • Caribbean
  • Dubai
  • Hobart
  • Iceland (Northern Lights)
  • Japan (Ski)
  • Malaysia
  • New Zealand
  • Phuket
  • Patagonia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tasmania
  • Adelaide
  • Auckland
  • Cambodia
  • Canada (Ski + Northern Lights)
  • Chiang Mai
  • Dubai
  • Great Ocean Road
  • Hobart
  • Iceland (Northern Lights)
  • Japan (Ski)
  • Malaysia
  • New Zealand
  • Phuket
  • Patagonia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tasmania

Autumn (March-May):

March April May
  • Adelaide
  • Cambodia
  • Canada (Ski + Northern Lights)
  • Canberra
  • Chile
  • Dubai
  • Europe
  • Great Ocean Road
  • Greece
  • Hobart
  • Hunter Valley
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Japan (Ski)
  • Las Vegas
  • Los Angeles
  • Malaysia
  • Melbourne
  • Munich
  • Paris
  • Phuket
  • Patagonia
  • Chile
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sydney
  • Tasmania
  • Tokyo
  • Vietnam
  • Wellington
  • Yarra Valley
  • Bali
  • Bora Bora
  • Brisbane
  • Broome
  • Cairns
  • Cambodia
  • Camino
  • Canberra
  • Caribbean
  • Chile
  • China
  • Europe
  • Gold Coast
  • Greece
  • Hamilton Island
  • Hawaii
  • Hunter Valley
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Las Vegas
  • Los Angeles
  • Maldives
  • Mediterranean
  • Melbourne
  • Munich
  • New York
  • Paris
  • Phuket
  • South Africa
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sydney
  • Thailand
  • Tokyo
  • Vancouver and Whistler
  • Vanuatu
  • Vietnam
  • Wellington
  • Alaska
  • Bali
  • Bangkok
  • Berlin
  • Bora Bora
  • Brisbane
  • Broome
  • Cairns
  • Camino
  • Canberra
  • China
  • Cook Islands
  • Croatia
  • Europe
  • Gold Coast
  • Greece
  • Hamilton Island
  • Hawaii
  • Hunter Valley
  • Iceland (sightseeing)
  • Inca Trail
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Las Vegas
  • Los Angeles
  • Mediterranean
  • Melbourne
  • Munich
  • New York
  • Paris
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Rome
  • South Africa
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Sydney
  • Thailand
  • Townsville
  • Uluru
  • Vanuatu
  • Vancouver and Whistler
  • Wellington

Winter (June-August):

June July August
  • Alaska
  • Bali
  • Berlin
  • Broome
  • Cairns
  • Camino
  • Canada (summer)
  • China
  • Cook Islands
  • Croatia
  • Darwin
  • Europe
  • Greece
  • Hamilton Island
  • Iceland (sightseeing)
  • Inca Trail
  • New York
  • New Zealand (Ski)
  • Peru
  • Rome
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Townsville
  • United Kingdom
  • Uluru
  • Vancouver and Whistler
  • Vanuatu
  • Alaska
  • Berlin
  • Broome
  • Cairns
  • Canada (summer)
  • Cook Islands
  • Darwin
  • Hamilton Island
  • Iceland (sightseeing)
  • Inca Trail
  • Mount Buller
  • New Zealand (Ski)
  • Peru
  • Queenstown
  • Rome
  • Samoa
  • Singapore
  • Snowy Mountains
  • South Africa
  • Argentina
  • Thredbo
  • Townsville
  • United Kingdom
  • Uluru
  • Vanuatu
  • Alaska
  • Berlin
  • Broome
  • Cairns
  • Canada (summer)
  • Cook Islands
  • Darwin
  • Hamilton Island
  • Iceland (sightseeing)
  • Inca Trail
  • Mount Buller
  • New Zealand (Ski)
  • Peru
  • Queenstown
  • Samoa
  • Singapore
  • Snowy Mountains
  • South Africa
  • Argentina
  • Thredbo
  • Townsville
  • United Kingdom
  • Uluru
  • Vanuatu

Spring (September-November):

September October November
  • Alaska
  • Amsterdam
  • Argentina
  • Bali
  • Berlin
  • Broome
  • Byron Bay
  • Cairns
  • Camino
  • Chile
  • China
  • Cook Islands
  • Croatia
  • Darwin
  • Europe
  • Greece
  • Hamilton Island
  • Hawaii
  • Iceland (sightseeing)
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Las Vegas
  • London
  • Mediterranean
  • New Caledonia
  • New York
  • Perth
  • Peru
  • Queenstown
  • Rome
  • Samoa
  • San Francisco
  • South Africa
  • Chile
  • Sydney
  • Tokyo
  • Toronto
  • Townsville
  • United Kingdom
  • Uluru
  • Vancouver and Whistler
  • Vanuatu
  • Alaska
  • Amsterdam
  • Argentina
  • Bali
  • Bora Bora
  • Broome
  • Byron Bay
  • Chile
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Europe
  • Fiji
  • Great Ocean Road
  • Greece
  • Hawaii
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Las Vegas
  • London
  • Mediterranean
  • New Caledonia
  • New York
  • Perth
  • Rome
  • Samoa
  • San Francisco
  • South Africa
  • Chile
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Sydney
  • Tokyo
  • Toronto
  • Townsville
  • United Kingdom
  • Vanuatu
  • Alaska
  • Bangkok
  • Bora Bora
  • Byron Bay
  • Cambodia
  • Chiang Mai
  • Chile
  • Dubai
  • Fiji
  • Great Ocean Road
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland (Northern Lights)
  • Ireland
  • Las Vegas
  • London
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • New Caledonia
  • New York
  • Perth
  • Philippines
  • San Francisco
  • Chile
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Sydney
  • Tokyo
  • Toronto
  • Yarra Valley
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