3 Off the Grid Destinations for Thrill Seekers

Answer honestly. Can you leave home without your phone? It is becoming harder and harder for the many of us to leave our gadgets behind – even on vacation. But these destinations are all set in spectacular, off-the-grid settings that you’ll practically be forced to leave all the modern nuisances behind.

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Amazonian Rainforest, Ecuador

Known as the largest tropical rainforest in the world, the Amazon is the perfect destination for those who literally want to leave the hustle and bustle of the city life behind and experience an adventure like no other. It is unlike any other destinations. The Amazonian Rainforest offers you the opportunity to swim in the world-famous Amazon river, enjoy spear fishing, catch and eat Piranhas, drink water from tree branches, see the Kapok tree (the largest tree in the Amazon), and so many other amazing experience.

On your visit, you can say at The Huaorani Lodge in the Huaorani community where you can learn how to survive in the jungle from one of the remotest Amazonian cultures in the world.

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Dragon Kingdom, Himalayas

Nestled in the Eastern Himalaya Mountains is the small and isolated Dragon Kingdom, popularly known as Bhutan. The kingdom was isolated from the rest world until 1974 when it started to welcome people from outside its own land. Visitors would often describe the kingdom as one of the most fascinating and welcoming in the world as it offers numerous cultural and natural attractions to be admired – monasteries, fortresses and dramatic topography that ranges from steep mountains to subtropical plains.

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Red Rock Canyons, Western Colorado

Great scenery with nice short hike, the Red Rock is one of Colorado’s iconic destinations. And those who looking for an off-the-grid getaway without travelling thousands of miles from city centers will find the Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa a perfect destination. With very limited internet access and cell service, visitors you will have the opportunity to truly disconnect from the digital word and reconnect with nature. There are loads of activities you can enjoy, including horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking and ATV exploration.

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Photos by: Malcolm Surgenor 2 images, other 2 are from wikipedia.org

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