July is here and so is the rain. As the showers bring respite from the heat, and refreshes your mood, you can make some plans to take a break and plan your next holiday overseas. There are many beautiful locations that you can travel to in July and have a wonderful time with your friends and family. There are so many amazing destinations to choose from, and all you have to do is pack your bags and get going on your next adventure.  

If you are looking for some suggestions for which countries to visit in July, we have got your covered. 


Due to its historical heritage, Jordan is dubbed as an open-air museum. The country boasts of some of the most scenic coastline you may have seen anywhere in the world and stunning natural beauty. Many empires that rule the country, have left their mark in the local culture, and you would find it is quite conspicuous as you interact with the locals and marvel at the stunning monuments.  

Home to many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Jordan is a paradise for history buffs. You can start your tour in Jordan from Petra where you can see magnificent structures that are completely carved out of sandstone and then move to the capital of Jordan, Amman to explore the various galleries, museums and enjoy the city’s vibrant nightlife.  

Things to do in Jordan 

  •     Get mud treatment at the Dead Sea
  •     Skydiving over the Dead Sea
  •     Take a boat ride on the glass bottom boat at Aqaba to see the unique underwater life
  •     Shop for souvenirs at local roadside stalls in Amman 

Sri Lanka 

A tear-drop shaped tiny Island in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is known for its stunning beaches, spiritual sites, and many UNESCO World Heritage monuments. It is one of the best countries to visit in July, especially for the couples to take a break from the daily routine and rekindle the love.  

Here you can take a leisure stroll around the lush green tea gardens or on the beaches where the sand below your feet works like a therapy in calming all your senses and filling your heart with great joy.  

Things to do in Sri Lanka 

  •     Gorge on the delicious Sri Lankan cuisine at the local restaurants, the curries, and the coconut-rich desserts will surely delight your taste buds
  •     Try water sports like snorkelling, scuba diving, and surfing at Hikkaduwa Beach
  •     Enjoy the scenic train journey from Kandy to Ella that passes through the lush tea gardens
  •     Visit the Buddhist temples and seek blessings

.      Visit the Yala National Park where you can meet wild elephants and other exotic animals like leopards. 

For best stay options in Sri Lanka, you need not look further than Mount Lavinia Hotel or Club Bentota, associate properties of Club Mahindra.


Turkey is a fascinating country that has a rich history and a charming culture. Home to some of the most stunning monuments in the world, Turkey extends two continents – Europe and Asia. One of the most popular places in Turkey is Cappadocia, famous destination for the hot air balloon ride experience. 

Embraced with Muslim culture, you can see many mosques and age-old monasteries throughout the country, which have a rich history. You would be delighted by the beautiful coastline and the Mediterranean villages.  

Things to do in Turkey 

  •     Go on a hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia
  •     Enjoy adventure sports like Kitesurfing, windsurfing, or snorkelling at Bozcaada Island
  •     Explore the local spice markets
  •     Gorge on some delicious Turkey delights, Baklava and other Turkish sweets


The ‘Land of the Rising Sun,’ Japan is one of the most beautiful countries in the world with a perfect blend of modernity and tradition. The beauty of the country is amplified in July, making it one of the best international places to travel in July.  The rich culture, heritage, history and food in Japan makes every day you stay here memorable. 

Things to do in Japan 

  •     Take a ride on the bullet trains
  •     Visit the historic sites Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  •     See the iconic Mt. Fuji
  •     Enjoy eating Sushi with Sake at the local restaurants
  •     Visit the Sumiyoshi Taisha shrine at Osaka
  •     Try wearing the Japanese traditional outfit, the Kimono (for women) and Montsuki (for men) 


Compared to other countries in Europe, travelling to Spain could be lighter on your pocket. With a myriad of stunning cities to visit like Ibiza, Marbella, Barcelona, Madrid, you would feel spoilt for choice. Be it shopping or dancing your way all night at the night club, it is a place that you will not let you down. It is one of the best countries to travel to in July just to try the delicious Spanish cuisine; it would be totally worth it.  

Things to do in Spain 

  •     Try the many Spanish dishes, including the famous Paella. 
  •     Shop for souvenirs in Seville
  •     Take a road trip to enjoy the beautiful Spanish countryside
  •     Learn about the rich Spanish history, and traditions at the various museums in Madrid 

With so many choices at your end, it is about time that you get going on a July adventure and have the time of your life in these beautiful countries. 

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Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.

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