Tired of vacationing on the same beach every year and looking around the world for a more exciting outdoor experience?
Then you’re in luck, because Superdry recently released a ranking of the best countries for outdoor adventure. Whether you enjoy camping, hiking, rock climbing, surfing, skydiving, or any other exciting activity, this list is worth checking out.
Croatia came in first with an outdoor adventure score of 81.6 out of 100.
Superdry said Croatia is home to the best rock climbing in all of southern Europe at Paklenica National Park, which has more than 400 different climbing routes for people to take, in addition to different difficulty options.
Just behind Croatia in second place was Israel, with an outdoor adventure score of 80.6. Besides the famous Dead Sea, Israel has great hiking spots and national parks to visit.
“With lush hikes such as Nahal Jilabun and Nahal Amud that cross rivers and waterfalls, and hiking opportunities around five of the world’s seven craters, including Makhtesh Ramon, there’s no end to the scenery to offer to those visiting the country,” said Superdry. .
Hong Kong ranked third with an outdoor adventure score of 78.7, thanks to its 24 national parks and number of beaches and mountain trails. Tai Mo Shan National Park has more than 100 species of birds, butterflies, turtles and snakes, in addition to Hong Kong’s highest peak at 957 meters (3,140 feet).
The UK edged Hong Kong by just 0.4 points, finishing fourth with a score of 78.3. The area has plenty of camping options on its beaches and mountains, as well as plenty of skydiving sites.
Singapore completes the top five with an outdoor adventure score of 77.6. The country was ranked second for best countries for hiking and number one for best national parks. There is one national park for every 0.8 square mile in Singapore.
Other destinations around the world that made the list of top outdoor adventure spots included Costa Rica with a score of 76.6, Switzerland with a score of 73.7, and Austria, Austria. Germany and Ireland all tied with an overall score of 73.3.