Best Travel Documentaries to Watch On Netflix

Do you not have time or money to travel right now? There’s no need to worry because you can always find great and inspiring travel documenters that will take you on a journey around the world from the comfort of your couch. These are only a few amazing travel documentaries you can watch on Netflix.


Metropolis is a great show for those who want to discover interesting historical secrets behind major metropolitan cities London, New York, Rome, and Paris.

The Layover

Who better to take you on a journey around the world in order to experience different cuisines and cultures than Anthony Bourdain. His travel adventures will show you a different side of popular destinations like Paris, Atlanta, Taipei, and Chicago.

Tales of Light

If you love photography and travel, Tales of Light is the perfect documentary for you. Follow talented Australian and North American photographers on their journey to exotic destinations and see what it takes to shoot a powerful image.

Street Food

Do you want to learn more about street food from around the world? This show explores street food of major cities in Thailand, Japan, Indonesia, South Korea, and Vietnam, through the inspiring stories of street food chefs who are the best at what they do.