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Top 2021 Destinations for Solo Female Travelers

Can you believe 2021 is right around the corner? We can't either. It feels like we've lived a lifetime in 2020, so we're cautiously optimistic about what 2021 has in store for us.

Though we're not entirely sure how the pandemic will play out in 2021, we do hope we'll be able to do more traveling this upcoming year. We don't know about you, but we're itching to get our solo travel on.

If you're a solo female traveler eager to embark on a solo travel trip in 2021, we've got just the thing for you—the best solo female travel destinations to visit in 2021. Check them out below to start planning for your trip today!

White woman standing on top of a house in Greece overlooking the ocean

New Zealand

New Zealand is a magical place that anyone who has ever visited can attest to. There are a number of things to do during your stay, including paying a visit to Hobbiton. New Zealand is incredibly safe, even for solo female travelers. You won't ever feel as if you're in danger.


This country in South Asia is perfectly placed on the Himalayas’ eastern edge. It also happens to be one of the happiest countries in the world. This is due to their Gross National Happiness, which is a philosophy they use to guide their government. It essentially uses an index to measure the happiness and well-being of its people. It's safe to say you'll learn a lot from your visit to Bhutan.


Known for being in the top 20 safest cities in the world, Spain is a country straight out of a fairytale. There is plenty of diversity in this European country that you'll just have to see to believe. It really is a lively place to enjoy yourself and let loose.

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a North American gem that doesn't get the spotlight it deserves. With its rich history and culture, you'll be immersed in adventure everywhere you go. Those who have visited point out how friendly the locals are. So if this is your first solo travel trip, you'll be in good hands in Puerto Rico.

The Netherlands

The Netherlands are known for being incredibly safe. People swear you can roam the city on your own at 3 a.m. and not worry about being mugged. We don't encourage doing that, just to be clear. For those who enjoy cycling, this is a fantastic city for that. Don't forget to visit the tulip fields while you're there, too.


Given Japan will host the 2021 Olympic Games, you will have plenty to do when you visit next year. It may be fairly packed, so you'll want to plan your trip as early in advance as possible. You can also easily navigate this city without knowing Japanese, so don't fret about the language barrier.


Switzerland is ranked one of the top five safest countries for travelers. You really won't have too much to worry about, other than having a good time. Bad joke aside, Switzerland is a breathtaking country perfect for those who want to be immersed in nature. Oh, and chocolate-lovers will also enjoy the sweet morsels this country offers.

Need even more destination inspiration? Check out THIS list of the top 2021 travel destinations, according to Google.

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