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The Best Travel Shows On Netflix  

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Here are the best travel shows streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for exotic food destinations or planning your next vacation, this list of travel documentary series currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV series. What are the best travel programs to watch on Netflix? 

One of the best Netflix original docuseries, Somebody Feed Phil features Everybody Loves Raymond creator Philip Rosenthal traveling the world and trying local foods. Other good travel shows on Netflix include Departures, Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father, The Moaning of Life, and Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.

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Somebody Feed Phil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Philip Rosenthal
Somebody Feed Phil (Netflix, 2018) is a travel documentary series directed by John Bedolis. Everybody Loves Raymond creator Philip Rosenthal travels to popular locations around the world to ...more
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I'll Have What Phil's Having is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Philip Rosenthal
I'll Have What Phil's Having (PBS, 2015) is a travel documentary series. Everybody Loves Raymond creator Philip Rosenthal travels to popular locations around the world to sample their food.
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Dark Tourist is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Dark Tourist

Dark Tourist is a Netflix documentary series about the phenomenon of dark tourism. It is presented by journalist David Farrier.

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Conan Without Borders is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Conan O'Brien
Conan Without Borders (TBS, 2015) is a series of special episodes of the American late-night talk show television series Conan that were filmed internationally. These episodes did not follow the ...more
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Expedition Happiness is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Expedition Happiness
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Jack Whitehall: Travels with M... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Jack Whitehall, Michael Whitehall
Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father (Netflix, 2017) is a travel documentary/road trip comedy television series. Comedian Jack Whitehall and his father, Michael Whitehall, set off on a journey ...more
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World's Busiest Cities is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
World's Busiest Cities

From Moscow to Mexico City, three BBC journalists delve into the inner workings of some of the most burgeoning metropolises on Earth.

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Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknow... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Anthony Bourdain, Eric Ripert, Iggy Pop
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown is an American travel and food show on CNN which premiered on April 14, 2013. In the show, Anthony Bourdain travels the world uncovering lesser known places and ...more
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Instant Hotel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Instant Hotel
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Extreme Engagement is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Extreme Engagement

An engaged couple travels the world for a year to explore marriage customs in diverse cultures. Will the journey bring them closer or tear them apart?

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Street Food is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Street Food (Netflix, 2019) is an American food documentary television series created by David Gelb and Brian McGinn. The show explores the rich culture of street food in some of the world's ...more
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World's Weirdest Homes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
World's Weirdest Homes
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India's Frontier Railways is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
India's Frontier Railways Bernard Hill
India's Frontier Railways (BBC Four, 2015) is a documentary series. Three-part series about trains crossing borders in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan, reconnecting families, cultures and ...more
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The Calling is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
The Calling

Food-crazed travel junkies journey across India, completing bucket list challenges for a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime scholarship.

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Tales By Light is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Tales By Light

The pursuit of the perfect image takes five adventurous photographers on journeys to the ends of the Earth, where they push the limits of their craft.

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Stephen Fry in America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry in America is a six-part BBC television series in which Stephen Fry travels across the United States, a country in which he was almost born. Just before Fry was born, his father was ...more
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Stay Here is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Genevieve Gorder, Peter Lorimer
Stay Here (Netflix, 2018) is an American reality television series. Genevieve Gorder, an interior designer, and Peter Lorimer, a real estate broker, transform homeowners' short-term rental homes ...more
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Cooked is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Michael Pollan, Isaac Pollan
Cooked (Netflix, 2016) is a documentary miniseries directed by Alex Gibney. Explored through the lenses of the four natural elements - fire, water, air and earth - the series looks at the ...more
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Paul Hollywood's Big Continent... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Paul Hollywood
Paul Hollywood's Big Continental Road Trip (BBC, 2017) is a travel reality show. "The Great British Bake Off" judge and classic car enthusiast Paul Hollywood embarks on a road trip ...more
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Food Booze and Tattoos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Food Booze and Tattoos Brett Rogers
Food, Booze and Tattoos (Netflix, 2015) is a travel reality show. Writer Brett Rogers travels to South Africa to explore the most mouth-watering artisanal food and beers, and the edgiest tattoo ...more
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Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond th... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Giles Coren, Monica Galetti
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby (BBC Two, 2017) is a travel documentary series. Giles Coren and Monica Galetti prepare themselves as they travel the world, working alongside staff in the ...more
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Wild China is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Wild China is a six-part nature documentary series on the natural history of China, co-produced by the BBC Natural History Unit and China Central Television and filmed in high-definition. It was ...more
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The World's Most Extraordinary... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Caroline Quentin, Piers Taylor
The World's Most Extraordinary Homes (BBC Two, 2017) is a British documentary miniseries. Award-winning architect Piers Taylor and actress and property enthusiast Caroline Quentin explore a ...more
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The Wild Chef is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Martin Picard, Hugue Dufour
The Wild Chef (Food Network Canada, 2008) is a food and travel reality series. Master chef Martin Picard and his sous-chef Hugue Dufour journey across Quebec in search of ways to give typical ...more
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Avec Eric is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Travel Shows On Netflix
Avec Eric √Čric Ripert
Avec Eric (PBS, 2009) is a food and travel documentary series. French chef Eric Ripert visits his restaurant, Le Bernardin, travels to source ingredients, and cooks a recipe at home.