Previously Off the beaten path

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Off the beaten path is a showcase article about a lesser-known or unusual travel destination, selected monthly by Wikivoyage's users. See Previous Destinations of the month for better-known destinations, Previous Featured travel topics for phrasebooks, itineraries and travel topics, and Wikivoyage:Destination of the month candidates to nominate and discuss future "Off the beaten path" destinations.

Previously featured destinations were:

Map of Previously Off the beaten path


Previous featuresEdit

Featured on Wikivoyage.

2022Edit

October
 
1 Savaii, Samoa
September
 
2 Budderoo National Park, New South Wales, Australia
August
 
3 Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands
July
 
4 Farnborough, England, United Kingdom
June
 
5 Homer, Alaska, United States of America
May
 
6 Percé, Quebec, Canada
April
 
7 Alishan, Taiwan
March
 
8 Magome, Japan
February
 
9 San Ignacio, Belize
January
 
10 Koror, Palau

2021Edit

December
 
11 Montserrat
November
 
12 Plymouth (Massachusetts), United States
October
 
13 Chavín de Huántar, Peru
September
 
14 Diablo Range, California, United States
August
 
15 Bergen, Germany
July
 
16 Neuland, Paraguay
June
 
17 Visp, Switzerland
May
 
18 Crawford, Nebraska, United States of America
April
 
19 Simpelveld, Netherlands
March
 
20 Porto da Cruz, Madeira, Portugal
February
 
21 Belgrave, Australia
January
 
22 Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

2020Edit

December
 
23 New Smyrna Beach, Florida, United States
November
 
24 Iriomote, Japan
October
 
25 Nkhata Bay, Malawi
September
 
26 Alcamo, Italy
August
 
27 Apia, Samoa
July
 
28 Faaborg, Denmark
June
 
29 Karakol, Kyrgyzstan
May
 
30 Nagykanizsa, Hungary
April
 
31 Thimphu, Bhutan
March
 
32 Great Basin National Park, Nevada, United States
February
 
33 Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
January
 
34 Norfolk Island

2019Edit

December
 
35 Pakse, Laos
November
 
36 Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands
October
 
37 Letchworth State Park, New York, United States
September
 
38 Kamphaeng Phet, Thailand
August
 
39 Olomouc, Czech Republic
July
 
40 Yuryev-Polsky, Russia
June
 
41 Ilulissat, Greenland
May
 
42 Pleasanton, California, United States
April
 
43 Bouzigues, France
March
 
44 Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
February
 
45 Khasab, Oman
January
 
46 Chatham Islands, New Zealand

2018Edit

December
 
47 Baños, Ecuador
November
 
48 Keenjhar Lake, Pakistan
October
 
49 Valletta, Malta
September
 
50 Bronzeville, Chicago, United States
August
 
51 Goroka, Papua New Guinea
July
 
52 Höfn, Iceland
June
 
53 Piton de la Fournaise, Réunion
May
 
54 Erlangen, Germany
April
 
55 Poros, Greece
March
 
56 Brownsville, Texas, United States
February
 
57 Kakamega Rainforest, Kenya
January
 
58 Ukulhas, Maldives

2017Edit

December
 
59 Bozeman, Montana, United States
November
 
60 Sde Boker, Israel
October
 
61 Filadelfia, Paraguay
September
 
62 Kurashiki, Japan
August
 
63 Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
July
 
64 Groningen, Netherlands
June
 
65 Labrador, Canada
May
 
66 Wernigerode, Germany
April
 
67 Nauru
March
 
68 Kabak, Turkey
February
 
69 Entebbe, Uganda
January
 
70 Stanley, Falkland Islands

2016Edit

December
 
71 North Central New Mexico, United States
November
 
72 Lady Elliot Island, Australia
October
 
73 Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
September
 
74 Anacostia, Washington, D.C., United States
August
 
75 Salalah, Oman
July
 
76 Palmyra, New York, United States
June
 
77 Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
May
 
78 Dilijan, Armenia
April
 
79 Mount Rinjani, Indonesia
March
 
80 Swakopmund, Namibia
February
 
81 Hilo, Hawaii, United States
January
 
82 Ein Gedi, Israel

2015Edit

December
 
83 Taxila, Pakistan
November
 
84 Praia, Cape Verde
October
 
85 Hyden, Australia
September
 
86 Altai Tavan Bogd National Park, Mongolia
August
 
87 Davenport, Iowa, United States
July
 
88 Trondheim, Norway
June
 
89 Turku, Finland
May
 
90 Iseo, Italy
April
 
91 Sierra Vista, Arizona, United States
March
 
92 Ushuaia, Argentina
February
 
93 Kirthar National Park, Pakistan
January
 
94 Saba

2014Edit

December
 
95 Fox Glacier, New Zealand
November
 
96 Taketomi, Japan
October
 
97 Mitzpe Ramon, Israel
September
 
98 Vava'u, Tonga
August
 
99 Far Northwest Side, Chicago, United States
July
 
99 Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada
June
 
99 Travemünde, Germany
May
 
99 Vianden, Luxembourg
April
 
99 Biscayne National Park, Florida, United States
March
 
99 Paramaribo, Suriname
February
 
99 Mohenjo-daro, Pakistan
January
 
99 Valle de Cocora, Colombia

2013Edit

December
 
99 Musandam Peninsula, Oman
November
 
99 Churchill, Manitoba, Canada
October
 
99 Clarence, New York, United States
September
 
99 La Macarena, Colombia
August
 
99 Soltau, Germany
July
 
99 Childs, New York, United States
June
 
99 Ölgii, Mongolia
May
 
99 Nevyansk, Russia
April
 
99 South Pole, Antarctica
March
 
99 Udupi, India
February
 
99 Niamey, Niger
January
 
99 Staraya Russa, Russia

Unofficial Off the Beaten PathEdit

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

2012Edit

October
 
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, District of Columbia/Maryland/West Virginia, United States
November
 
Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam
December
 
Tennant Creek, Australia
July, August & September
 
Canyonlands National Park, Utah, United States
April
 
Eindhoven, Netherlands
May
 
Staraya Russa, Russia
June
 
Sydfynske Øhav, Denmark
January
 
Kuta, Indonesia
February
 
Cape Le Grand National Park, Australia
March
 
Nanao, Japan

2011Edit

October
 
Oxford, Mississippi, United States
November
 
Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar
December
 
Bandarban, Bangladesh
July
 
Menzies, Australia
August
 
Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, United States
September
 
Tongren, China
April
 
Jeju, South Korea
May
 
Khabarovsk, Russia
June
 
Wakkanai, Japan
January
 
Flores, Guatemala
February
 
Pensacola, Florida, United States
March
 
Oroville, California, United States

2010Edit

October
 
Kununurra, Australia
November
 
Kakadu National Park, Australia
December
 
Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona, United States
July
 
Falun, Sweden
August
 
Hilversum, Netherlands
September
 
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
April
 
Ravello, Italy
May
 
Sakhalin, Russia
June
 
Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park, Indonesia
January
 
Niamey, Niger
February
 
Tobacco Caye, Belize
March
 
Tromsø, Norway

2009Edit

October
 
Kilkenny, Ireland
November
 
Mae Salong, Thailand
December
 
Big Bend National Park, Texas, United States
July
 
Odense, Denmark
August
 
Colorado's Wine Country
September
 
Spring Green, Wisconsin, United States
April
 
Tywyn, United Kingdom
May
 
Dalton Highway, Alaska, United States
June
 
Hovd, Mongolia
January
 
Saint Martins Island, Bangladesh
February
 
Wake Island
March
 
Putrajaya, Malaysia

2008Edit

October
 
Hitchhiking in Japan
November
 
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
December
 
Yakutsk, Russia
July
 
Dharamsala, India
August
 
Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, United States
September
 
Jakar, Bhutan
April
 
Sihanoukville, Cambodia
May
 
Gori, Georgia
June
 
Sligo, Ireland
January
 
Havelock Island, India
February
 
Cape Maclear, Malawi
March
 
Sheki, Azerbaijan

2007Edit

October
 
Namche Bazaar, Nepal
November
 
Rietvlei Nature Reserve, South Africa
December
 
Petra, Jordan
July
 
Sado Island, Japan
August
 
Tampere, Finland
September
 
Guinsa, South Korea
April
 
Ashikaga, Japan
May
 
Berneray, United Kingdom
June
 
Dalian, China
January
 
Panmunjeom, Korea
February
 
Hoi An, Vietnam
March
 
Route 66, United States

2006Edit

October
 
Hinchinbrook Island, Australia
November
 
Iya Valley, Japan
December
 
Pitcairn Islands
July
 
Denali National Park, Alaska, United States
August
 
Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
September
 
South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
 
May
 
Svalbard, Norway
June
 
Isle Royale National Park, Michigan, United States

HonoraryEdit

A few previous Destinations of the month might have been chosen for "Off the beaten path" instead, if the feature had existed at the time: