The top solo travel destinations of 2020


Going alone? We like your style. We've found the top destinations great for solo travellers – because according to our data, these places see more searches for single travellers than anywhere else.

No. 1 Barcelona

La Sagrada Familia is unfinished, and your stay will be, too, if that’s the only Gaudí attraction you see! The city is home to over 20 of his works. Don't miss Casa Milà’s iconic chimneys.
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No. 2 Bangkok

Raan Jay Fai in Old Bangkok has just seven tables, but already two years and counting with a Michelin star. Get there early to score a crab omelette. Street food has never tasted so good.
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No. 3 Seoul

The city's transport system is second to none. The Metro links over 500 urban stations, has WiFi on every train and a standard fare of only ₩1,050. It's a tourist attraction in itself!
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No. 4 Amsterdam

Amsterdam is made up of 90 islands, connected by more than 1,500 bridges. Make sure you float by Zuiderkerk to see the angle from which Monet painted this famed church on his visit to the city.
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No. 5 Budapest

Budapest is one of only three capital cities in the world with thermal springs—125, to be exact. Visit Rudas Baths to experience them for yourself, from a rooftop pool overlooking the Danube.
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No. 6 Colombo

Short on time but still want to soak in the region’s iconic building styles? Visit the Gangaramaya Temple. This Buddhist place of worship showcases Sri Lankan, Thai, Indian and Chinese architecture.
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No. 7 Kuta

Forget your worries with an afternoon at Carla Spa. Their affordable services range from wedding makeup to fish pedicures, but the most popular option is the foot massage.
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No. 8 Rome

Stop by Tazza d’Oro for a “granita di caffè” (iced coffee with cream) or an espresso to start your morning. Roasting coffee since 1946, the shop is a favorite among locals and tourists alike.
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No. 9 Berlin

For a dose of culture, visit Museum Island. Located in the Spree River, this complex contains five museums. Highlights include the bust of Queen Nefertiti at the Neues Museum and the Berlin Cathedral.
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No. 10 Lisbon

For an afternoon like no other, head to the Puppet Museum in the Convento Das Bernardas. It celebrates Portugal’s puppet theatre and opera tradition, as well as puppetry from around the world.
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