A Destination of the month is a showcase article for a major travel destination, selected monthly by Wikivoyage's users. See Previously Off the beaten path for more offbeat destinations, Previous Featured travel topics for phrasebooks, itineraries and travel topics, and Destination of the month candidates to nominate and discuss future Destinations of the Month. Previously featured destinations were:

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Map of Previous Destinations of the month


Previous Destinations of the Month

2024

January
1 Tasmania, Australia

2023

December
2 Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland
November
3 Punta Arenas, Chile
October
4 Ankara, Central Anatolia, Turkey
September
5 Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
August
6 Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
July
7 Central Jakarta, Jakarta Capital Region, Indonesia
June
8 Brocken, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
May
9 Vilnius, Vilnius County, Lithuania
April
10 Jongno, Seoul, South Korea
March
11 British Columbia, Canada
February
12 Milford Sound, Southland, New Zealand
January
13 Yaowarat and Phahurat, Bangkok, Thailand

2022

December
14 Vatican City
November
15 Orchard Road, Singapore
October
16 Arches National Park, Utah, United States
September
17 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
August
18 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
July
19 Queensland, Australia
June
20 Dublin, Ireland
May
21 Turin, Italy
April
22 Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia
March
23 San Antonio, Texas, United States
February
24 Lisbon, Portugal
January
25 Mui Ne, Vietnam

2021

December
26 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
November
27 Alexandria, Egypt
October
28 Central Dongcheng, Beijing, China
September
29 Ljubljana, Slovenia
August
30 Portland, Oregon, United States
July
31 Cork, Ireland
June
32 Winnipeg, Canada
May
33 Nicosia, Cyprus
April
34 Prambanan Prambanan on Wikipedia, Indonesia
March
35 Oaxaca, Mexico
February
36 Colombo, Sri Lanka
January
37 Johor Bahru, Malaysia

2020

December
38 Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
November
39 Arequipa, Peru
October
40 Tel Aviv, Israel
September
41 Bruges, Belgium
August
42 York, United Kingdom
July
43 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
June
44 Oslo, Norway
May
45 Hamburg, Germany
April
46 Tangier, Morocco
March
47 Ouro Preto, Brazil
February
48 Nha Trang, Vietnam
January
49 Metro Cebu, Philippines

2019

December
50 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
November
51 Zhuhai, China
October
52 San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
September
53 Birmingham, Alabama, United States
August
54 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
July
55 Berlin, Germany
June
56 Fukuoka, Japan
May
57 Kaunas, Lithuania
April
58 Istanbul, Turkey
March
59 Siem Reap, Cambodia
February
60 Zurich, Switzerland
January
61 Yaoundé, Cameroon

2018

December
62 Denver, Colorado, United States
November
63 Colonia, Uruguay
October
64 Gyeongju, South Korea
September
65 Naples, Italy
August
66 North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
July
67 Wales, United Kingdom
June
68 Boston, United States
May
Downtown Shanghai, China
April
69 Uppsala, Sweden
March
70 Valencia, Spain
February
71 Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
January
72 Christchurch, New Zealand

2017

December
73 Iguaçu Falls, Argentina/Brazil
November
74 Jakarta, Indonesia
October
75 Nashville, Tennessee, United States
September
76 Milan, Italy
August
77 Aarhus, Denmark
July
78 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
June
79 Riga, Latvia
May
80 Baltimore, United States
April
81 Mérida, Mexico
March
82 Da Nang, Vietnam
February
83 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
January
84 Ipoh, Malaysia

2016

December
85 Santiago, Chile
November
86 Macau
October
87 Tunis, Tunisia
September
88 1st arrondissement, Paris, France
August
89 New Town, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
July
90 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
June
91 Stockholm, Sweden
May
92 Seattle, United States
April
93 Cartagena, Colombia
March
94 Kyoto, Japan
February
95 Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
January
96 Banff, Alberta, Canada

2015

December
97 Dumaguete, Philippines
November
98 Jaipur, India
October
99 Fortaleza, Brazil
September
99 Munich, Germany
August
99 Manchester, United Kingdom
July
99 Łódź, Poland
June
99 Buffalo, New York, United States
May
99 Vienna, Austria
April
99 Suzhou, China
March
99 Khao San Road, Bangkok, Thailand
February
99 Mombasa Mombasa County on Wikipedia, Kenya
January
99 Montevideo, Uruguay

2014

December
99 George Town, Malaysia
November
99 Muscat, Oman
October
99 Karachi, Pakistan
September
99 Calgary, Alberta, Canada
August
99 Tallinn, Estonia
July
99 City of London, United Kingdom
June
99 Manhattan, New York City, United States
May
99 Hue, Vietnam
April
99 Xiamen, China
March
99 Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
February
99 Doha, Qatar
January
99 Mumbai, India

2013

December
99 Cairns, Australia
November
99 Oakland, California, United States
October
99 Kunming, China
September
99 Madison, Wisconsin, United States
August
99 Nagoya, Japan
July
99 Bilbao, Spain
June
99 Pittsburgh, United States
May
99 Rotterdam, Netherlands
April
99 Guadalajara, Mexico
March
99 Canberra, Australia
February
99 Bali Bali (island) on Wikipedia, Indonesia
January
99 Walt Disney World, Florida, United States

Unofficial Destinations of the Month

Featured on Wikitravel before Wikivoyage was adopted as a Wikimedia project.

2012

October
Reykjavík, Iceland
November
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
December
Yangon, Myanmar
July & August
London, United Kingdom
September
San Francisco, United States
April
Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom
May
Borobudur, Indonesia 99 Borobudur
June
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
January
Luang Prabang, Laos
February
Celle, Germany
March
Hanoi, Vietnam

2011

October
Kanazawa, Japan
November
Kuching, Malaysia
December
Bath, United Kingdom
July
Frankfurt, Germany
August
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
September
Mykonos, Greece
April
Bacolod, Philippines
May
Elsinore, Denmark
June
Walt Disney World, Florida, United States
January
Kochi, India
February
Ubud, Indonesia
March
Bristol, United Kingdom

2010

October
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
November
Death Valley National Park, California and Nevada, United States
December
Vientiane, Laos
July
Rochester, New York, United States
August
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
September
Gili Islands, Indonesia 99 Gili Islands
April
Washington, D.C., United States
May
Figueres, Spain
June
Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve, China
January
Nara, Japan
February
Medellin, Colombia
March
Bali, Indonesia

2009

October
Hamamatsu, Japan 1 Hamamatsu
November
Marrakesh, Morocco 2 Marrakesh
December
Copenhagen, Denmark 3 Copenhagen
July
Bayreuth, Germany 4 Bayreuth
August
Okayama, Japan 5 Okayama
September
Birmingham, United Kingdom 6 Birmingham
April
Boracay, Philippines 7 Boracay
May
Northern Territory, Australia 8 Northern Territory
June
Vladimir, Russia 9 Vladimir
January
Phnom Penh, Cambodia 10 Phnom Penh
February
San Francisco, United States 11 San Francisco
March
Basel, Switzerland 12 Basel

2008

October
San Diego, United States
November
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
December
Harbin, China
July
Mount Fuji, Japan 99 Mount Fuji
August
Bandung, Indonesia 99 Bandung
September
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
April
Matsuyama, Japan 99 Matsuyama
May
Bergen, Norway
June
Chicago, United States
January
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
February
Chiang Mai, Thailand
March
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2007

October
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
November
Hiroshima, Japan 99 Hiroshima
December
Angkor Archaeological Park, Cambodia
July
Swansea, United Kingdom
August
Zion National Park, Utah, United States
September
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
April
Yosemite National Park, California, United States
May
Cambridge, United Kingdom
June
Shimla, India
January
Taipei, Taiwan
February
Pattaya, Thailand
March
Guangzhou, China

2006

October
Yogyakarta, Indonesia 99 Yogyakarta
November
Singapore
December
La Paz, Bolivia
July
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
August
Budapest, Hungary
September
Cincinnati, United States
April
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
May
Oxford, United Kingdom
June
Hanover, Germany
January
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
February
Hangzhou, China
March
Yonaguni, Japan

2005

October
Lausanne, Switzerland
November
Falkland Islands
December
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
July
Winchester, United Kingdom
August
Helsinki, Finland
September
Cape Town, South Africa
April
Hong Kong
May
Expo 2005, Aichi, Japan
June
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
January
Bangkok, Thailand
February
New Orleans, United States
March
Melbourne, Australia

2004

October
Guatemala City, Guatemala
November
Kathmandu, Nepal
December
Paris, France
July
Geneva, Switzerland
August
Black Rock City, Nevada, United States
September
Perhentian Islands, Malaysia