Top 40 Best Dream Adventure Travel Experiences

Gondola ride in Venice

There have been a lot of polls by Vodafone, the Daily Mail and adventure travel companies asking people what their dream adventure travel experience would be. We all love to dream about what could be. Check out whether your dream experiences are on the list below.
If you are stuck for ideas for your next big adventure travel experience, check out this list I have compiled from all of the favourites. I am doing my best to work my way through the list. So far I have ticked off Venice, hot air balloons, Lake Garda and Rome. I am surprised that skiing is not on the list.

The most popular dream adventure experiences as voted by the UK

  1. Travel the world
  2. Ride on the Orient Express
  3. Swim with Dolphins
  4. Go on Safari
  5. Experience freefall or zero gravity
  6. Drive a racing car
  7. Pilot a jet
  8. Walk the Great Wall of China
  9. Dive the Great Barrier Reef
  10. See the Northern Lights
  11. Fly in a hot air balloon
  12. Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
  13. See the Grand Canyon
  14. See the Taj Mahal at sunset
  15. Watch the Serengeti migration in East Africa
  16. Visit Antarctica
  17. Visit the Galapagos Islands
  18. Visit Ankor Wat in Cambodia
  19. Drive along Route 66
  20. Go on a gondola ride down the Grand Canal in Venice
  21. Gondola ride in Venice
  22. Explore the Forbidden City in China
  23. See the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt
  24. Watch sunrise at Uluru, Australia
  25. A Helicopter flight over Niagara Falls
  26. Visit Yellowstone Park
  27. Marvel at the Moal statues on Easter Island
  28. See the terracotta army in China
  29. Go jungle trekking and river kayaking in the Amazon Basin
  30. Watch the Summer Solstice at Stonehenge
  31. Go island hopping in Greece by boat
  32. Go camping in Yosemite
  33. Travel on the Trans-Siberian railway in Russia
  34. Watch the great wildebeest migration on the Masai Mara in Kenya
  35. Celebrate Hogmanay in Edinburgh
  36. See the art and treasures in the Sistine Chapel and Vatican in Rome
  37. Explore the Rocky Mountain in Canada
  38. Visit Lake Garda in Italy
  39. Visit Rome
  40. Go shopping in New York City
  41. Go surfing in Hawaii