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Once In A Lifetime Views You Must See

February 8, 2016

Once In A Lifetime Views You Must See! 

Travelling the world and exploring different countries and cultures is definitely a heart warming and amazing experience, however sometimes we tend to forget that some of the most beautiful and magical moments aren’t at our level. When was the last time you looked out of an airplane and inhaled the breathtaking views of the clouds and skies? I bet it’s been a while! To appreciate what life has given us we need to think out of the box, in this case, literally ‘out of the box!’ There are so many magnificent places we can visit on our halal travels, but only a few come with what we’d consider ‘once in a lifetime’ views. Take a look at some of these amazing places and sceneries, and inspire yourself to do something new on your next halal friendly holiday, even if it includes looking out of the ‘box’!

Hot Air Ballooning in Cappadocia, Turkey

Amazing view of the hot air balloons over Cappadocia, Turkey!

Amazing view of the hot air balloons over Cappadocia, Turkey!

Take a trip of a lifetime and witness a landscape that you’ve never, and will ever witness again. The beautiful sceneries Cappadocia has to offer are somewhat beyond ridiculous, seeing as these views will take your breath away! Continually voted as one of the best destinations in the world for hot air ballooning, here you’ll make your way over the beautiful valleys in a hot air balloon, and witness firsthand the breathtaking landscapes Turkey has to offer.

Cappadocia offers their guest this amazing once in a life time experience at very reasonable rates, with various packages available. Whether it’s a tour with friends and family, or a romantic and private flight maybe just for two, whatever you end up deciding, you’ll definitely not regret it!  From taking off at sunrise and witnessing the first glimpse of the morning sun, to gently drifting over fairy chimneys, beautiful luscious valleys scattered with pigeon houses, and colourful orchards and vineyards, you’re hot air balloon experience will not only be an exciting leisure activity, but it’ll also be an eye opening to what only a few will ever get to see! With flights available from 1 to 2 hours long, you’ll have plenty of time to inhale the fresh air and spectacular views, and once you make it back down on land, you’ll be welcomed with a buffet breakfast!

 Climbing Mount Fuji, Japan

A glimpse of Mount Fuji from afar

A glimpse of Mount Fuji from afar

With the legendary Mount Fuji being named one of the newest UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites, you straight away know that this is a location you must visit! Standing at 12,388 feet tall, Mount Fuji is Japan’s highest and probably most beautiful mountain that should definitely be on your to do list. Offering amazing spectacular 360- degree views of Lake Ashi, the Hakone mountains, and the Owakudani Valley, visiting Mount Fuji is a 4 in 1 package!

Based at the heart of Hakone National Park, over a million people hike to the top of this amazing mountain yearly. Climbing season is between July and August as this is the time that the weather is at its mildest. Though the climb may sound a chore, the amazing  views you’ll witness when you reach the top will definitely make it worthwhile. Not only will you get to trek up the one and only Mount Fuji, you’ll also experience amazing panoramic views that most of the people in your life will never get to see. However, if climbing really isn’t your thing, then don’t worry! Japan also offers various other ways that allows you to witness the famous landmark their country has to offer. Observation decks scattered over Tokyo is one way of witnessing the amazing mountain, while skylines and trains also allow you to witness the amazing work of Mother Nature. Though the easy way out still means you get to see the breathtaking famous mountain, climbing this spectacular landmark will give you so much more than just a view, it’ll give you a once in a lifetime view of 4 amazing landmarks that makes Japan proud! Be a part of history and climb your way to the top, you know you won’t regret it!

Helicopter Trip over Blue City of Jodhpur from the Mehrangarh Fort

A spectacular view of 'Blue City'

A spectacular view of ‘Blue City’

Probably the easiest and safest for those that aren’t as happy with heights, a helicopter ride over a magical city should definitely be next on your bucket list. While in the hands of professional pilots, and riding a hi-tech helicopter, you’ll have the opportunity to witness another breathtaking view that only a few will ever get to see. Fly over the Blue City of Jodhpur from the beautiful Mehrangarh Fort, and be amazed with more breathtaking, historical, yet lively looking and colourful sceneries.

Jodhpur is the second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan and is filled with various tourist spots and attractions. From palaces to forts and temples, this amazing destination is blessed with bright sunny weather all year round earning its name, the ‘Sun City.’ So, with beautiful weather, blue clear skies, and numerous amazing landmarks, what’s the best way to enjoy all these advantages in one go? Your answer, a helicopter trip! Treat yourself and maybe a friend or two, and book a tour of the amazing Sun City as you leave the ‘Blue City’ at Mehrangah Fort. Named due to the vivid blue painted houses around the Fort, Mehrangah has become quite popular, especially as a starting point for your trip. Witness amazing historical temples and palaces like the Jaswant Thada, Mandore Gardens, Umaid Bhawan Palace, and the Ghanta Ghar, all beautiful buildings and sceneries that you’ll appreciate so much more from above! Your helicopter ride will be a once in a lifetime experience, yet at the same time you’ll be overwhelmed with the many breathtaking views, and the trip back into history.

Not only do these three locations offer amazing views and sceneries that will leave you taken away, but you’ll also get to experience something so spectacular yet something that only a few people in their lifetime will ever see. It’s not about standing out in a crowd, and showing off what you’ve done, and where you’ve been, but it’s about bringing awareness to those that don’t know exactly what our world has to offer from up in the air! Enjoy a special once in a life time moment with your friends and family as you soar the skies and witness a little bit of heaven on Earth!

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