Loo With A View: Around The World

One of the biggest pet peeves that any explorer could experience at any non-touristy spot is poop-centric. Even the most precautionary tales lack hygiene and sanitation facilities, but some places offer the most picturesque toilet stories.  From futuristic commodes to box-urinals, people have installed toilets at the most instagrammable places in the world. Check it out!

1. Barafu Camp, Tanzania

When you are trekking Africa’s tallest mountain, toilet papers become an important investment. Be ready to immerse in the wilderness of various ecosystems, and stop by to relax and ease yourself at Barafu camp’s toilet located at the height of 15,287 feet.

Barafu camp Tanzania

2. Eco-toilet, British Columbia, Canada

Eco-toilets are used in areas in areas that lack water. Squat in the woods on this peaceful throne at Taylor Arm Provincial park on the north side of Sproat lake in British Columbia, Canada.

Eco toilet British Colombia Canada
(c) Susan Breau 

3. Jonsknuten, Kongsberg, Norway

A Norwegian odyssey means soaking in the beauty of many dramatic landscapes and experiencing the twists of nature’s artistry. The quaint town of Kongsberg opens a window to mount Jonsknuten elevated at the height of 2,966 ft. with a toilet for a picturesque poo-fect holiday.

Lavatory with a special view. Norway/ Kongsberg

4. Denali, Alaska

Famed as the highest mountain peak in North America with a summit elevation of 20,310 ft. Denali claims a prominent place in the 7 summits of the world and it’s located in Alaska. Dropping a deuce here must feel like an over achievement.

(c) Patrick Baumann

5. Mount Shukshan, Washington, USA

How dreamlike would it be on a breezy day after a tiresome long trek to drop the bomb in the mountains? Mount Shukshan provide certain amenities at Sulphide Glacier base that’ll make you fall in love with this scenic destination.

Mount Shuksan, Washington, USA

6. Mount Whitney, California, USA 

With an elevation of 14,505 feet, Mount Whitney is the highest summit in the contiguous United States. Installing a toilet at such great heights is extremely thoughtful if nothing.

Mt. Whitney throne

7. Paradise Bay, Antarctica 

If you’re planning an expedition to the magnificent glaciers of Antarctica, then Paradise Bay is one of only two harbors used for cruise ships to stop on the continent. Mark your territory by dropping code brown at the quietest toilet in the world.


8. Segantini Hut, Muottas Muragl, Switzerland 

Swiss Alps, where the sunsets are a sight to behold and the wintery panoramic view becomes a playground for snowshoe hikers. Silent Segantini hut is located on the summit of Muottas Muragl.

Segantini hut restroom Switzerland
(c) Hans Georg Eiben 

9. Sapporo JR Tower, Japan 

This 38-storey tower is a skyscraper and office complex located in Sapporo, Hokkaido. Amongst its many spectacular amenities and features, the male urinals are lined adjacent to the large windows that offer bird’s eye view of the Sapporo city. Now taking a leak here would be really adventurous.

The JR tower in Sapporo, Japan

10. The Shard, London 

Making a code brown deposit with a stunning view of London at the height of 1,016 ft. has to be worth a million bucks. The Shard is an epitome of exquisite architectural design that stands proudly as the tallest building in the United Kingdom.

The shard, London

11. Thiksey Monastery, Ladakh, India 

Ladakh is every backpacker’s dream come true if you are a sucker for mountainous adventures. Its dramatic landscapes and cascading rivers will put your foreign postcards to shame. Write your poop-tastic travel story now!

12. Toilet Island, Belize

On usual days, one thinks what it would be like to own an island that is no less than any paradise. But an off-beat traveller might have to go an extra mile to discover an island that is famous for a fully functioning toilet.

Toilet Island Belize

13. Wringapeak, United Kingdom 

How often do you see thrusting waves and a stunning coastal view from your toilet window? Wringapeak offers a luxury accommodation in England with extraordinary vistas.

Wringapeak UK
(c) Instagram

Come on, pack your toilet papers already! Share your favourite places to poop around the world in the comments below. Happy travelling!