It’s always a good time to pack your bags and embark on an exciting journey, and the month of March is not going to be an exception. Collecting the recommendations of Lonely Planet with his book where and whenwe can choose from a wide variety of destinations, some of them very economical and others that enjoy a pleasant climate during the third month of the year, from exotic places like Vietnam or Costa Rica, to European cities like Budapest and Spanish islands like Mallorca. .

Where is the weather good in March?

A good option for traveling as a couple are Maldives. March is the perfect month to enjoy these islands in a clearer and drier season. On those dates there are very little rain and humiditythe air is clear and the visibility on the seabed is excellent, making our diving experience magical.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, Maldives
Resort in the Maldives

A perfect country to travel to in Europe in March is Cyprus. In that month the winter rains have already ceased and give way to the good temperatures and warm sun that illuminates the wildflower-filled hillsides and beaches.

We now move to another island, this time without leaving the national territory. Majorca It is a highly recommended option for traveling in March in Spain, since the weather begins to be very cold. warmer and allows us to delve into the beautiful landscapes of this Mediterranean jewel without being overwhelmed by the crowds.

Waterfall and natural pool with turquoise water of Rio Celeste, Costa Rica
Rio Celeste Waterfall

To escape the rains in Costa Rica, the best option is to visit the country in March. It is in that month when the climate is driest and crowds are smaller. Now the difficult thing will be to choose what to visit: the Arena volcano, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, the Manuel Antonio National Park…

Vietnam It has different microclimates in its different regions, but the month of March is the best time to enjoy a blue, fog-free sky, and thus contemplate the karst relief of the Ha-Long and Bai Tu Long bays in all its splendor. It is also a good time to go to the beaches of the central and southern coast, such as Mui Ne or Phu, no rain or excessive heat.

Where to travel cheap in March?

The Italian island of Sicily It is a great option to travel through Europe in March, since we can visit all its cities and historical sites without tourist crowds. Furthermore, at the beginning of spring, we will enjoy long warm days. Added to this is that the Etna ski season lasts until March, so we can ski in the morning and sunbathe in Taormina in the afternoon. And if it was not enough, prices are cheaper At this time of year.

A beach in Cefalú (Sicily).
A beach in Cefalú (Sicily).

We travel to the United States to visit the city of San Diego. During the month of March, you can enjoy summer temperatures, with the advantage of having much cheaper prices than in June, July and August, as well as fewer crowds. We cannot miss its beachessuch as Pacific Beach, and its tourist attractions, such as Balboa Park.

In March, prices drop considerably in Chile, if we want to visit areas such as the Lakes region and Patagonia. Furthermore, on these dates the crowds from other times of the year disappear.

Szechenyi Baths.
Szechenyi Baths.

Among the European capitals, Budapest is one of the cheapest. The Parliament, the Chain Bridge and the Fisherman’s Bastion are some of the places that we cannot miss in the Hungarian city. And of course, to relax, there is nothing better than the famous Széchenyi Baths.

A last equally good option to go on vacation in March is Banff and Lake Louise, in Canada. At this time the Rocky Mountains of Alberta are covered in snow and it is easier to see the fauna of Banff National Park. Besides, the price of accommodation is much cheaper than in summer.

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