We’ve prepared a list of awesome places to visit in early spring so check out our list of 15 best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations.
If you have read about our 15 best places to travel in February in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, you’ll probably want to know that we have also compiled a list of March travel destinations.
After months of colder weather, many people are sick of winter, and when looking out of the window and seeing nothing but snow, they can only think of warm places and beautiful beaches. Who wouldn’t like to relax somewhere warm, sipping a cocktail and enjoying the sunshine? That’s why, to come up with our list, we have researched best places to travel in March in 2018. Furthermore, we also looked into where is hot in March in Europe, so you can easily forget about harsh winter and frostbite.
Unfortunately, Europe is still slightly cold this time of the year and temperatures are nowhere near those in Southeast Asia or South America. Although temperatures in March barely reach 68°F in Europe, the Old Continent has a lot to offer, so it is worth visiting in March. At least the popular tourist destinations are far less crowded than during summer months and winter holidays. So, to see which are the best places to visit in March in Europe, proceed to our list which we included them as well. They are rich in history and offer a unique experience worth saving money for.
If you are looking to travel within the US in early spring, there are lots of great places. Take a look at 14 Best Places to Visit in US in March to learn more. Some of the places on the south are definitely one of those warm places to visit in March in USA, which you were picturing during long and cold winter.
Now let’s be honest, most of you are looking for cheapest places to travel in March. While an abundance of cheap deals is one of the major reasons people do travel during winter months, it’s not the only one. Most of the tourist have already gone home by now, and your favorite destinations are less crowded.
We searched through Price of Travel, Traveller, and a few others in order to single out the best places to travel in March. We also searched for lowest prices on Trip Advisor and ranked the destinations from the most to least expensive. However, prices can vary and frequently change so you may be able to find less expensive hotels than mentioned. So, get ready for the 15 best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations.
15. Phuket, Thailand
This lovely island is almost exclusively a beach destination so the heat won’t be such a problem if you travel in March. Phuket is an expensive island, but as February is the high season, it will be slightly cheaper in March. The lowest price per night we found is $99.
We are continuing our list of best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations with Buenos Aires, which is pretty much an ideal destination for your early spring holiday. February’s crowds are gone, and the temperature is perfect, about 80°F. Buenos Aires is also quite affordable compared to European destinations, for example. The lowest price per night we found is $89.
13. Lima, Peru
Lima is a beautiful city that will welcome you to warm temperatures in March. The great part about Lima is that you can find a lot of cheap deals if you are traveling on a budget. The city is safe, and you can relax on its beautiful beaches. Grape Harvest Festival of Surco takes place in March, although the date varies so you shouldn’t miss this event featuring an abundance of wine, food fairs, beauty contests, and dancing. The lowest price per night we found is $84.
Gran Canaria ranks 12th on our list of best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. It is located next to Tenerife, and it is slightly colder than its neighbor. However, it’s warm enough for a March vacation as the temperatures reach 68°F during this month. This third-largest island of the archipelago features a beautiful beach where you can relax and enjoy the view. The lowest price per night we found is $78.
One of the most popular European destinations is certainly this amazing city with gorgeous architecture. Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic, a country located in central Europe with plenty to see if you are a fan of history and beautiful medieval towns. If you are planning a trip this March, make sure you consider this lovely city. The lowest price per night we found is $75.
Mexico City ranks 10th on our list of best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. It is a great destination for your March vacation with temperatures reaching around 78°F. If you are wondering whether it’s safe, you should know that the city center is very safe so you can enjoy the food and the nightlife without any concern. The Mexico City Festival (Festival del Centro Histórico) takes place March 11-27, and it is one of the most vibrant international art festivals. The lowest price per night we found is $72.
The weather is great in Santiago in March so if you are looking for a warm destination to have an adventure, consider visiting this exciting city. It is possible to find plenty of affordable deals in early spring as temperatures are not as high and there are less fewer tourists in March. The lowest price per night we found is $69.
It’s hard to pass by the Caribbean if you are looking to travel to a warm place with beautiful beaches instead of seeking for cultural destinations. You can relax completely at some of the gorgeous islands which can be pretty affordable like the Dominican Republic or Jamaica. There are, of course, islands that are still very expensive, but you can find plenty of cheap deals as well, especially in Punta Cana. The beaches are beautiful, and the weather is great in March. While you’re there, why not visit some of the local festivals such as the Trelawny Yam Festival in Jamaica where you can feast on yam dishes while listening to Jamaican music or Bermuda International Film Festival going on for nine days in March? The lowest price per night we found in Punta Cana is $68.
When thinking of Australia, Sydney probably comes first to mind but let’s not underestimate this beautiful city in South Australia which ranks 7th on our list of best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations. The weather is great in March as the temperature reaches 68°F which makes sightseeing a lot easier. The Adelaide Festival takes place March 2-18, so you should check it out while you’re there. The lowest price per night we found on Trip Advisor is $67.
Costa Rica is an inexpensive destination with excellent temperatures in March. If you are looking for an adventure, San José, the number 6 on our list of best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, is a great choice, but those interested in a beach vacation can visit Guanacaste where you can find cheap hotels as well as luxurious, which are, of course, more expensive. If you are looking to experience some festivals or events in Costa Rica, Oxcart Driver’s Day (El Día del Boyero) takes place on the second Sunday in March and so does Jungle Jam, a music festival. The lowest price per night we found is $63.
5. Rome, Italy
One of the world’s greatest tourist cities, Rome, is a beautiful destination with a rich history and gorgeous architecture. Visiting Rome in March is great because it’s not as crowded as during the summer and if you happen to be there during the Holy Week, you’ll notice that Rome is very lively and busy at the time. The lowest price per night we found is $61.
If you are still looking for best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations, consider this beautiful island. Some cities like Bangkok are too hot in March for most people, but luckily there are other parts of Asia you can visit that are not that hot. Boracay Island, for example, is a great tourist destination with temperatures reaching up to 86°F. It’s a small resort island and the lowest price per night we found is $58.
In Brazil, the weather is equally great in March as it is in February. The beautiful people, the sunshine, and the gorgeous beaches make Rio a very appealing destination which is quite affordable too. The lowest price per night we found is $56.
Southeast Asia is ideal for your March vacation. The weather is perfect during March. Also, Chiang Mai is known for being very affordable. In fact, it’s one of the most popular budget destinations. The lowest price per night we found is $34.
1. Goa, India
The last suggestion among our 15 best places to travel in March in Europe, Asia and tropical destinations is the also the cheapest one. An exotic vacation does not have to be expensive, and Goa is the perfect example. While it is a bit remote so you can’t just go there for a weekend, Goa is a great place to spend a week or more. If you are worried about your safety, Goa is a safe destination despite all the stories you may hear. In fact, many people travel alone to Goa. The Shigmo festival during which people play with colors is celebrated during springtime, so it’s a great event to witness. The lowest price per night we found is $29.