You won’t rack up the steps on your Fitbit or Apple watch, but with these virtual walking tours you can enjoy the feeling of being out among other people without having to worry about social distancing – or sore feet. See all that’s new and exciting on the Las Vegas strip, or take a morning stroll along the beach at sunrise on one of the most beautiful beaches outside Tulum, Mexico. Experience the people and culture of Japan up close and personal minus the plane ride or having to pack a suitcase. Skip the hiking boots while finding your way through a lush bamboo forest in Hawaii, or walk among majestic mountain views in Switzerland. If you want to make the most of your time, watch these while working out on your treadmill so you can be entertained by different scenery as you burn those calories and think about where you’d like to go on your next trip.
Waliea Beach Path in Maui, Hawaii
One of the most beautiful walks, or runs, you’ll ever take will be along the Wailea Beach Path in Maui, Hawaii. Palm trees and lush tropical greenery surround you as you make your way through this resort area along the sandy shore listening to the ocean waves roll in. Stress relief at its finest. If you’re tired of the same old scenery, join fellow fitness fans on this sunny day in paradise.
The Las Vegas Strip
Walk the Las Vegas Strip from sunset to nighttime and see how sin city’s streetscape has changed with all the new upscale resorts and attractions.
EPCOT in Disney World
Skip the crowds as you wind your way through Epcot at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida on this video tour and visit different international pavilions that give guests the chance to fully immerse themselves in the cultures of different nations. For foodies, every fall EPCOT hosts the International Food & Wine Festival. And in spring the International Flower and Garden Festival presents a picturesque display of bright florals and themed topiaries. This is also where you’ll find Frozen Ever After in the Norway pavilion and Mission: Space where you can simulate an astronaut’s journey to Mars.
Tulum Beach in Mexico at Sunrise
If you’re missing the beach, how about a virtual change of scenery with a walk or run along the shore in Tulum, Mexico at sunrise? Imagine your toes in the sand on a picturesque morning just after the sun comes up. Not feeling very energetic? Just sit back and enjoy the soothing, calming waves as they brush ashore at this tropical paradise.
The Mannlichen Switzerland Mountains
You’ll feel like you’re at the top of the world as you soak up the breathtaking views of nearby snow-dusted peaks and deep valleys as you hike the Mannlichen Switzerland Mountains. If you’re an active traveler that likes to experience the natural wonders of the world, you’ll want to pack your hiking shoes the next time you travel abroad. Until then, you can always imagine yourself there and enjoy the picturesque scenery while walking on your treadmill.
Pipiwai Trail Bamboo Forest
Skip the sidewalk and surround yourself in greenery on a nature hike through the Pipiwai Trail Bamboo Forest in Kipahulu, Maui Hawaii.
Grand Canyon National Park Virtual Rim to River Run Down South Kaibab Trail
This trail is for the adventurous! If you’re afraid of heights, you might want to think twice about this path, but it will be worth it because the scenery is absolutely amazing. The canyons scenic views and vista’s are what you expect with its rocky peaks of blended bright rusty oranges and browns, sprinkled with mountain greenery. Just make sure you don’t trip, and always step to the side when any mules are approaching.
Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto, Japan
Experience the people, history and culture on a walking tour of historic Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto, Japan.