Enjoy the wonderful sights and sounds of this beautiful villages around the world and learn how to simply lose yourself to nature’s bounty. Pure, unadulterated joy awaits you as you explore the true essence of these places.
Hobbit Village, Matamata
The location for the famous film trilogy of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, Hobbit Village is a picturesque farmland in New Zealand’s Northern Islands.
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Anjuna Village, Goa
One of the most popular beaches in Goa, Anjuna Village is also a collector’s paradise as it hosts flea markets every week. The idyllic silver waves and golden sunsets combined with the right dose of fun make this village an ideal holiday destination!
Bibury has been poetically referred to as the ‘prettiest village in England’ and is famous for its honey-coloured 14 BC. Stone houses. This picturesque riverside village is perfect for a relaxing holiday.
A culturally and historically rich country, Leh is also called the “Lost Kingdom”. Go on a spiritual journey of discovery of your inner self in this beautiful cold desert.
Popeye Village, Malta
Once the setting for the famous musical production of Popeye, the village is today one of the most popular tourist destinations in Malta. The extensive film set is the perfect place for romantic stays and fun activities.
Once a favorite hill of the British rulers, Munnar is the country’s most sought-after tea-producing region.
With a population of just 788, the quaint village of Hallstatt in Upper Austria is a thriving center of history, culture and art. Also known as the “Pearl of Austria”, the village is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Sandakphu, West Bengal
Sandakphu, the highest peak of the Singalila Ridge in West Bengal, is also home to a small village and a few hostels at its peak.
Hidden between a lake and a volcano, Pucon was originally built as a fortress! During the summer months, this Chilean retreat comes alive with tourists. Known as Chile’s ‘adventure capital’, it is famous for hiking, trekking, rafting and canoeing.
A country is best experienced through its villages and with this compilation you can now embark on your own personal journey of self-discovery! There are many beautiful villages around the world and you are free to add your own to this list.