There are several beautiful sun getaways in Europe to choose from, each with its own own culture and experiences.
Here are 5 of our favorite summer destinations in Europe to help you narrow down your options, ande keep in mind that M.I.C.E Maker has best resorts and hotels in Europe.
- Paris, France
The period between June, July, and August are ideal for a vacation to the lovely city of Paris. The Paris Plages are one of the most unusual experiences you’ll have over the summer. The banks of the Seine are transformed into a city-beach replete with sand, umbrellas, and palm trees, as part of an event in which citizens bring the beach to the city.
- Budapest, Hungary
Budapest is also recognized for reaching its peak in the summer. More particular, the months of May through September are when the Hungarian capital actually comes to life. Take a look around and you’ll see that the city’s garden bar culture is in full swing. Locals and visitors alike come to City Park and Margaret Island to relax and participate in family-friendly activities. This lovely city also has some of the most breathtaking sunsets you’ve ever seen. For Budapest, it’s all in a day’s job.
- Barcelona, Spain
There is no better time to explore Barcelona than during the summer. To begin with, the city’s terrace cafés and rooftop bars open their doors for longer during this time of year. Locals and visitors alike fill the renowned plazas, drinking beverages and relaxing in the Mediterranean sun. You must also visit the beach throughout the summer. With its lively seaside cafés and exquisite seafood restaurants, Barcelona beach is a wonderful location to start. Make a point of visiting Montjuic Castle for spectacular views of the city skyline and to watch outdoor movies after dark.
- Dublin, Ireland
Summer is the best season to visit Dublin since there are more daylight hours (18 to be exact) than at any other time of year. The sun also sets late at night, around 11 p.m., giving you plenty of time for outdoor activities. It is just a crime not to visit a castle or a whiskey distillery while in Ireland. Slane Castle and the Slane Irish Whiskey Distillery are also must-sees, as is Slane Castle, where you’ll discover everything about the Conyngham family and the world-famous events that took place there.
- Zurich, Switzerland
If you’re searching for a vibrant and exciting summer getaway, Zurich is the place to go. Strolling the Bahnhofstrasse, one of the world’s most costly and elite roads, or seeing the Old Town, famed for its ancient buildings and stunning architecture, are two popular tourist activities.