What comes in your mind whenever you think of the word fairytale? Lively hamlet, magnificent castles, spectacular mountains, picturesque, and an out of the world scenery? Well, we have good news for you! There are places in this world that would make you feel like you’re in a fairytale story. If you wish to see and experience these things, go and check out these magical destinations.
1. Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia contains unique landforms that you didn’t know can exist. If you want to have an out of the world experience, then you should include this place on the list. Cappadocia has unusual rock formations and fantastic fairy chimneys that look like they were taken out of a book. You can also ride a hot air balloon for an extraordinarily magical experience.
2. Zhangjiajie, China
With a summit of unique sandstones that extend for miles, Zhangjiajie made it to be one of the places on the planet with a remarkable landscape. The place looks exceptional like it is plucked out of a fairytale story. It is probably the reason why Avatar made it an inspiration for the movie.
3. Lake Bled, Slovenia
Another mystical place that you can find in Europe is the Lake Bled in Slovenia. With its turquoise lake and place located on the cliff, Lake bled really deserves to be one of the most beautiful places in the country.
4. Bavaria, Germany
Are you a fan of Cinderella? Well, you can see with your own eyes the castle of this princess with the Neuschwanstein Castle, which is Walt Disney’s inspiration in making the castle of our dear Cinderella. With fanciful villages, snowcapped mountains, and awe-inspiring palace, Bavaria really has it all! You can visit scenic towns such as Wurzburg and Rothenburgh ob der Tauber and take some road trips on the Romantic Road of Germany.
5. Santorini, Greece
Santorini of Greece makes it in the list with its many lively beaches, which makes the island look like a fantasy. It is a desolate, volcanic island that is located in the Cyclades. The island also contains dome churches and spectacular sunset that are really attractive in person, photos, and films.
6. Hobbiton, New Zealand
Hobbiton is created for the movie set for the series of “The Hobbit” and ”Lord of the Rings.” If you are a fan of these movie series, then Hobbiton is the place for you! It is a magical destination located in New Zealand. There are cute houses in the lively village that you can still visit. You can visit Bilbo Baggins’ home and Green Dragon too.
7. Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mostar looks mystical with the classical infrastructures, cobblestoned street, and its majestic bridge in Neretva River. It has the centerpiece named Stari Most, the old bridge, which is the highlight of the place. The Mostar’s enchantment doesn’t end with the centerpiece because there are also cafes with exquisite ambiance in the town, which adds to the bliss.
8. Giant’s Causeway
This place of the giants is located in Northern Ireland and is one of the world’s magical destinations. It is the extent of the coastline that contains perfect hexagonal columns. This magnificent landscape was created by a volcanic activity in the past, which could make you think that the tale about this place is really true.
With soaring, impressive mountains, peaceful villages and stunning landscapes, which are the elements of a perfect magical destination, Bhutan is complete with all of these. You can visit ancient fortresses and the Eagle’s Nest, which is the monastery located on the cliff that you must not miss.
10. Bagan, Myanmar
If you are looking for majestic places in Southeast Asia to visit, Bagan should be on top of your list. You can explore thousands of fascinating authentic temples in the magical place of Bagan. Satisfy your eyes with exotic and historical beauty either by bike, bus, or hot air balloon!
11. Czech Republic’s Cesky Krumlov
Want to see a town that got away with WWII’s bombings? Well, Cesky Krumlov did, the reason why it had maintained its primeval infrastructures. You can eat meals in a mellow cafe, roam in the strait alley or even drop by at the palace of this fairytale village.
12. Scotland’s Isle of Skye
If you are a fan of fairies, the Isle of Skype is one of the places we highly recommend for you to see. The Isle Fr of Skype is absolutely a Fairy Land! Capture the spectacular views of the old man of Storr and the Dunvegan Castle, climb the magical Fairy Glen, and swim under the natural arch and crystal clear water of their famously known Fairy Pools! Lastly, another fairytale destination to include on your list is the breathtaking Eilean Donan Castle that is just a quick drive away from the Isle of Skype!
13. Hallstatt, Austria
One of the most popular destinations in Western Europe is the Hallstatt of Austria. From its church steeples, cobblestoned streets, vibrant buildings, and more, Hallstatt is a vivid, lifelike fairytale town!
14. Rakotzbrücke, Germany
This image of an excellent stunning bridge seems like it was absolutely made for our fantasy. The place is nestled in Saxon, Germany. For those who plan to travel in Berlin or Dresden, Rakotzbrücke is an excellent destination you must not miss!
15. France’ Alsace Wine Region
This magical place looks too surreal to exist with its vibrant buildings, majestic streets and bouquet of flowers. Furthermore, the town on the famously known fairytale Beauty and the Beast was inspired by Eguishein–one of the popular towns of Alsace Wine Region.