With winter just around the corner, vacationers are already planning what places to visit and experience. So whether you have been wanting to enjoy the snow and cold breeze or if you are looking forward for some winter sun, here are some of the best luxury destinations perfect for the season.

For those who would like to bask in the snow, try a Reindeer Sleigh Ride Safari in Finland. If you grew up listening to Christmas songs about Santa Claus' reindeer sleigh, this is your chance to ride one yourself. In Finland's Jaakola Reindeer Farm, you get to experience gliding through layers of thick snow across Lapland.

For an oriental adventure, head to the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan, and enjoy skiing on the slopes of the Kenashi Mountain. At the Nozawa Onsen Snow Resort, after a fun ski day in the 5,400-foot mountain, head down to the warm and relaxing hot tubs and thermal springs or enjoy a peaceful stroll on their cobblestone lanes.

Pristine beaches are also a hit for the travellers looking for some fun under the sun. French Polynesia is one of the best destinations for a romantic beach get away or family outing. Out of its 100 little islands, the most popular are Tahiti and Bora Bora. The crystal clear waters and coral reefs make it perfect for swimming. The islets are truly a sandy paradise beyond compare.

For the more adventurous bunch, enjoy the wild side by taking a Safari in South Africa. Explore and commune with nature and marvel in the presence of animals like tigers, giraffes, zebras and a lot more.

However, if you are more into partying and socializing, head to the seat of luxury in the Middle East, Dubai. For some fun-filled Arabian Nights, check in their luxury resorts, hotels and night clubs that host parties that go on from dusk until dawn. Enjoy an intimate moment with your loved one or friends as you get closer to the stars and enjoy the city skyline at the Burj Khalifa, one of the tallest skyscrapers in Dubai with 162 floors.