10 Beautiful Travel-Inspired Adult Coloring Books

Adult coloring books have become so popular that they have driven demand for colored pencils. So it's no wonder you can now find books covering everything from Lisa Frank's '90s nostalgia to countries around the world. The hobby has become popular and allows people to de-stress, color to get in a better mood, and see sights they wouldn't otherwise have the chance to see. The wide selection of travel-inspired coloring books for adults makes it easy to daydream about trips to faraway places.

Summer is the perfect time to travel, but since time and money often get in the way, travel books may be the closest you get to your dream destination. Whether it's a work of fiction, a real-life travel story or a coloring book, they allow you to experience the unfamiliar in the comfort of your own home. Travel-inspired coloring books are especially special because they allow you to tap into your creativity and make far-flung places come alive. You won't smell the salty smell of the ocean or hear birds chirping in the trees, but you'll get your money's worth when you relax and have fun.

Here are 10 travel-inspired adult coloring books that will take you to far-flung places.

1. Caribbean

Island Escape is filled with gorgeous images inspired by the author's native Trinidad and Tobago, showcasing tropical sunsets, palm trees, and long stretches of Caribbean sand. The pages are even thick enough for drawing, so you can create work suitable for display.

Island Escape: My Caribbean Coloring Book , $11.34, Amazon

2. Paris

cat. Paris. Need I say more? This coloring book explores the City of Light through drawings of adorable bearded creatures.

Cats in Paris: A Magical Coloring Book , $9.82, Amazon


If you can't travel to Mexico in person, Coloring Mexico is a pretty solid alternative, created using hand-drawn line tracing of actual travel photos. Featuring 40 illustrations, the book meanders through cathedrals, local markets, Spanish colonial towns, and more.

Travels Between the Lines: Coloring Mexico , $10.99, Amazon

4. Rainforest

Rainforest Resort welcomes you to the jungle. You'll be able to admire the beautiful plants and animals without having to worry about any potentially dangerous creatures or deal with mosquito bites. Pages can be torn out and shown off, including 10 pages of folded poster images.

Rainforest Escape: My Coloring Book of Island Animals, Exotic Flowers, and Tropical Plants , $11.88, Amazon

5. Yellowstone National Park

There’s no need to camp in bear country to visit Yellowstone National Park. This coloring book depicts the area's famous geysers, as well as animals such as wolves, bison and trumpeter swans. If you want to share what you made afterwards, there is a section for postcards that you can tear out and send after coloring.

Yellowstone National Park, adult coloring book , $7.12, Amazon

6. Africa

Traveling to Africa isn't cheap, but you can check out unique wildlife, beautiful artwork, and interesting artifacts from the continent in this coloring book. If you like a challenge, some designs are quite complex, while others require less concentration.

African Art and Design: A Coloring Book for Adults , $7.99, Amazon

7. South Korea

Ancient Korean culture is the focus of this coloring book. You'll find intricate illustrations inspired by the area's fascinating past.

Traditional Korean , $7.75, Amazon

8. Australia

This Australia-centric coloring book showcases the country's many unique creatures. Designs range from simple to more challenging, so even those who struggle to stay within their boundaries will enjoy it.

Australia: Adult Coloring , $8.95, Amazon

9. India

Fans of Indian art will appreciate these 72 pages of designs. The size is a bit small so you can color on the go. This book is designed for you to draw with pencil, marker, or watercolor.

Long live color! India (Adult Coloring Book) , $8.65, Amazon


Traveling to Cuba is getting easier and easier these days, but if you can’t go, you can at least paint it. Hello Cuba! Featuring vintage cars, dancers, fashion, cigar brands and more that the island is famous for.

Hello Cuba, creative paradise! Coloring book , $9.99, Amazon

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