25 Amazing Travel Websites That Inspire

Websites in the travel and tourism industries often have attractive designs that make use of quality photographs. Hotels, resorts, booking sites, and government-run tourism groups can help to entice travelers be an attractive online presence that inspires website visitors to travel. Even travel blogs and websites for travel apps often have similar characteristics and an emphasis on quality design.

With the travel and tourism industry’s priority on having high-quality marketing materials, browsing through these websites can often provide a lot of inspiration for designers. In this post we’ll showcase 25 different websites for your own inspiration.

As you browse through the sites being showcased here, you’ll notice the use of large photos (in some cases full-screen background images) on many of the sites, and the use of colorful, inviting designs. For obvious reasons, making a destination look great can improve the effectiveness of travel websites.

Pelican Hotel and Cafe

Pelican Hotel and Cafe

The Bedford Hotel

The Bedford Hotel

Life in Greenville

Life in Greenville

Charlestonly

Charlestonly

Innisbrook Golf Resort

Innisbrook Golf Resort

Visit Utah

Visit Utah

Pioneer Africa

Pioneer Africa

Costa Navarino

Costa Navarino

Tennessee Spring

Tennessee Spring

G Adventures

G Adventures

Travelllll.com

Travelllll.com

Clover Cottage

Clover Cottage

Cathedral Mountain Lodge

Cathedral Mountain Lodge

Nordik

Nordik

Inspired by Iceland

Inspired by Iceland

Definitely Dubai

Definitely Dubai

The Surfbase

The Surfbase

Audley Traveller

Audley Traveller

The Brief

The Brief

Nature Valley Trail View

Nature Valley Trail View

Tourist Eye

Tourist Eye

Experience Wyndham

Experience Wyndham

B&B Cote Canal Bruges

B&B Cote Canal Bruges

Travel Is On

Travel Is On

Feejee Experience

Feejee Experience

Published July 9th, 2012 by

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  • rodleg, July 9, 2012

    really nice selection of design

  • Davina, July 9, 2012

    Fantastic and inspirational collection!

  • Alex, July 10, 2012

    Lovely selection of sites, one of them was even a client of mine! ;)

  • Nieeo, July 10, 2012

    Really impressive …….. very nice collection .

  • Faustine, July 10, 2012

    Amazing travel websites, i love Tourist Eye !

  • Fabulous and fantastic collection. I like so much…Amazing some sites..I see more inspiration.. Thanks for sharing!

  • nfrost21, July 10, 2012

    Thanks for the list! – I’m chasing inspiration for a new site I’m working on. Charlestonly has given me some nice ideas!

  • Brian, July 13, 2012

    Great websites. I have taken a one or two pointers.

  • Ryan Vars, August 18, 2012

    I love these! Great inspiration and sparks for new levels of creativity.
    Thanks for putting this list together.

  • Sergey, October 2, 2012

    Really beautiful views on many of the photos, they are so good that often unfortunately these places in reality look worse

  • Mukund Jha, December 13, 2012

    Great sources for travel n tourism website design inpiration.
    Thanks