15 Last-Minute Summer Vacation Ideas That Don’t Require Air Travel

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9. Backpacking

backpacking, hike

If you are an adventurous soul, pack a bag and go backpacking with friends. Although, make sure you or someone your with is an experiences backpacker.

You will get to see things that will interest you and make you discover more about nature. Summer is the best time to go on a backpacking adventure because you won’t have to deal with frigid winter weather.

8. Picnics


You can still enjoy your summer vacation by setting up weekly picnics in new locations with family and friends. This is a good outing for everyone to relax, enjoy nature and eat delicious food.

7. Rafting Vacation

rafting, water

Going rafting is another way to enjoy yourself this summer. White water rafting is a bonding experience since you will be required to work as a team.

If you’re wanting a more relaxing rafting experience, grab some tubes, beers and friends and float down a river at ease.