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 on the places to visit in July outside India, we have got your covered. 

  • Jordan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Turkey
  • Australia
  • Croatia



Due to its historical heritage, Jordan is often known as an open-air museum. The country boasts  some of the most scenic coastlines you may have seen anywhere in the world, and also stunning natural beauty. Many empires that ruled the country have left their mark in the local culture, and you would find it  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.  Jordan is definitely one of the best places to visit in July outside India

Things to do in Jordan 

  • Get mud treatment at the Dead Sea
  • Float in 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
  • Explore the Wadi Rum desert

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 places to visit outside India in July for exploring cultural sites, getting Ayurvedic treatments, and wildlife spotting. 

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    
  • 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 spot wild elephants and other wild animals like leopards

For best stay options in Sri Lanka, you need not look further than Mount Lavinia Resort, an affiliate of Club Mahindra



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

Turkey is one of the best places to visit in July August outside India as these are the peak summer months in the country, and they offer a fantastic opportunity to explore the country's diverse attractions and enjoy its warm weather. 

You can see many mosques and age-old monasteries throughout the country, which have a rich history. You would also 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, like Baklava and other Turkish sweets
  • Don't forget to sip traditional Turkish tea and try the strong Turkish coffee
  • Visit iconic landmarks such as the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, and the Grand Bazaar



Visiting Australia in July offers a unique experience as it coincides with the country's winter season. 

Explore the vibrant cities like Sydney and Melbourne, where you can enjoy cultural events, world-class dining, and shopping. Discover the stunning landscapes of the Great Barrier Reef, go wildlife spotting in the national parks, or embark on a scenic drive along the iconic Great Ocean Road. With milder temperatures and fewer crowds, it's a great time to experience Australia's diverse attractions and embrace the winter charm.

Things to do in Australia

  • Visit iconic landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Dive or snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef
  • Visit Kangaroo Island in South Australia Visit wildlife sanctuaries like Taronga Zoo in Sydney or Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane


Croatia, one of the best places to travel in July outside India, is a stunning country nestled along the Adriatic Sea. With its crystal-clear turquoise waters, picturesque coastal towns, and fascinating history, Croatia captivates travellers of all kinds. 

Explore the enchanting city of Dubrovnik, walk along its ancient city walls, and discover its Game of Thrones filming locations. Visit the breathtaking Plitvice Lakes National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with its cascading waterfalls and lush forests. Croatia offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural richness for an unforgettable summer getaway.

Things to do in Croatia 

  • Relax on the Dalmatian Islands    
  • Explore the impressive ruins of Diocletian's Palace in Split
  • Sail the Adriatic Sea
  • Try local specialties like seafood, truffles in Istria, and Pag cheese

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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