Hands Down, These Are the Best Netflix Travel Documentaries to Watch Right Now

As summer draws to a close, it seems like everyone's trying to take one last vacation. While flight sales are a great way to plan a last-minute weekend away, now is the best time to shift your gaze beyond short escapes to plan your bucket-list vacation. If you only take one big trip in 2018, what's your dream destination?

Thankfully, you don't have to do much to kick-start the planning process. Beyond original TV shows, Netflix is also screening a ton of exceptional travel documentaries from the likes of David Attenborough and BBC, spotlighting destinations you might not have considered before. Spanning coral islets that should be seen now before they're lost from climate change to far-flung villages that are yet to be engulfed by globalization, they'll convince you to book your next trip stat.

Ready to spin the globe? These Netflix travel documentaries are guaranteed to help you land on your next vacation.