Paradise, Peru, and Pride 2.0 – See Why July Packs a Playful Punch for Gay Travelers

July is full-on summer vibes and we’ve got incredible options whether you want adventure, tropical getaways, or Pride: Round 2. Let’s dive into summer…

One fabulous destination to consider in July is Germany. With a reputation for progressiveness and inclusivity, cities like Berlin, Frankfurt, and Munich offer plenty of gay-friendly venues and events. Visitors can also attend the annual Christopher Street Day Parade in Berlin, one of Europe’s biggest Pride events.

Ready to explore the South Pacific? French Polynesia’s beauty is hard to beat. Although not a typical “gay destination,” the island of Bora Bora is a welcoming and inclusive place for LGBTQ+ travelers looking for a romantic and secluded getaway. Stay in overwater bungalows located in actual paradise on Earth. St. Regis Bora Bora Resort and Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora have been recognized as a gay-friendly luxury hotels.

Peru has made great strides in recent years in terms of LGBTQ+ rights and acceptance. Visitors can find a welcoming atmosphere in major cities such as Lima and Cusco. July is a great time to visit Peru as it is dry season, making it perfect for exploring Machu Picchu and other archaeological sites.

Visitors can also venture east for an eco-stay in the Amazon rainforest.

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Miraflores, Lima, Peru

Our top picks for July

Bora Bora

Skip the rainy season by going in July. Live your over-water bungalow fantasy in what’s referred to as the most beautiful tropical location on Earth.

Snow Sports


Machu Picchu gets most the hype, but ask us about eco-friendly stays in the Amazon rainforest and the captivating Miraflores coastline.

Snow Sports


Miss the Pride festivities last month? Frankfurt and Munich host theirs in July. Mix in some castles and wiener schnitzel, and you’ve got quite the trip!

Snow Sports

World Events this Month

Munich & Frankfurt
Pride Events


Antigua Carnival

Antigua & Barbuda

Whale Watching
(Blue Whale)

California, USA

your next dream trip awaits

Need more travel inspiration?

Browse our blog for destinations and experiences all over the world. LGBTQ-friendly countries, islands, cruises, and more! Plus, plenty of tips for your next trip. With Venturing OUT, sashaying away is a good thing.

So, where to next?