Top Solo Travel Destinations for Black Women

We are here to help find you the top solo travel destinations because traveling solo can be a daunting concept. However, solo travel is also one of the most fulfilling ways to experience the world and form new connections. When you travel with friends, family, or a partner, you will always need to make compromises to suit the whole group. But imagine if you could design your trip exactly the way YOU wanted it.

Solo travel doesn’t have to mean navigating everything on your own. Most women make way more friends when traveling solo than they do when traveling in a group. If you’re considering taking a solo trip of a lifetime, here are the top solo travel destinations for black women.

  • Seychelles

Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands. Seychelles provides solo women travelers the chance to connect with other black women who enjoy the tranquil island life. A trip to Seychelles is the ultimate luxe getaway and a place to truly relax and recharge in nature. With a lush jungle, perfect beaches, and abundant Seychellois seafood cuisine, what else do you need?!

  • Ghana

Ghana is one of the most welcoming African countries for black women, not to mention one of the best places to experience your deep cultural roots. It’s a prosperous nation, offering the perfect mix of luxury experiences, cultural events, and nature safari excursions to enjoy. 

  • Cartagena, Colombia 

With one of the most vibrant cultures in the world, Colombia is a fantastic solo travel destination for black women who want to experience something new! Cartagena, a port city on the Caribbean coast, provides the opportunity to experience a mix of Colombian culture, cuisine, and architecture while also giving you access to beautiful beaches and islands. 

  • Iceland

Iceland is an incredibly safe country for solo black women travelers, with miles and miles of beautiful, otherworldly natural landscapes. It’s one of the top places in the world to see the northern lights and has been featured in many popular movies and tv shows. If you’re into outdoor adventures and aren’t afraid to be a bit chilly, Iceland is a fantastic solo travel destination. 

  • Bali, Indonesia

If you’re a fan of Eat, Pray, Love, then chances are you’ve been inspired to visit Bali, Indonesia. Channel your inner Julia Roberts and feel the powerful energy that Bali generates, reconnecting with yourself on a solo travel adventure. Connect with other black women for a culturally immersive and empowering experience on a group trip to Bali


  • Thailand

From the crystal blue waters of Phuket to the ancient temples and culture of Chiang Mai, Thailand provides one of the most memorable travel experiences for solo black women. There is so much to see in this country no matter your travel style, making it a great destination for a group trip

Phuket Big Buddha

  • Singapore

Singapore is clean, safe, and welcoming to foreigners, making it a great place to travel as a solo female. This city-state is a unique mix of modern and traditional, with conservative religious practices and beliefs but incredibly modern architecture, transportation systems, and man-made wonders that are some of the most Instagrammable spots in the world. 

  • Malaysia

Malaysia is a popular solo travel destination for black women. It is usually combined with a visit to Singapore since they are so close to each other. Enjoy the cosmopolitan vibe, Petronas Towers, and night markets of Kuala Lumpur. Then head out of town to experience the Batu Caves, temple, and wildlife sanctuaries.

  • Costa Rica

The rainforests and wildlife of Costa Rica are unrivaled, and being no stranger to tourists for North America, Costa Rica is extremely safe and easy to navigate for solo travelers. With iconic features like Arenal volcano, expansive surf beaches, and beach towns like Manuel Antonio, plus wildlife you can’t find anywhere else, Costa Rica is a fantastic place for a solo adventure. 


  • Top solo travel destinations for black women

These nine solo travel destinations for black women should be added to your bucket list! Experience their beauty and culture, enjoy the trip of a lifetime, and connect with like-minded women by joining a group trip to one of the amazing places on our list. 


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