Winter comes with various guises in Europe. European experience snowy and sunless days in the polar north area, cozy culture and Christmas fun in the central are

a, and mild sunshine in the Mediterranean area of the region. From November to February, the European region offers wallet-friendly travel and this inspiring is full of beautiful sceneries and festive fun at both charming villages and busy cities. If you visit Europe during the winter, you may relax and enjoy breathtaking snowy landscapes, Europe’s most gorgeous train rides, and warm Christmas festive fun without feeling rushed. So, these are Europe’s ten most appealing winter getaways.

  • 1.Rovaniemi, Finland
Finnish Rovaniemi a city in Finland and the region of Lapland, Santa Claus Village on the Arctic Circle

Beautiful Rovaniemi is the capital of the northern Finland region known as Lapland.  Rovaniemi is the official terrestrial residence of everyone’s most favorite bearded man. You are totally free to visit Santa Clause and snow blanketed environment and reminders to double the festive spirit of Rovaniemi. Finland’s temperature records at more numbers lover than 0ºC. So be prepared with serious winter jackets, boots, and everything to protect you from the heavy winter.

Aerial view of Santa Claus Village
  • 2. Christmas Markets in Germany and Austria
Bright light Christmas Market in Erfurt on a snowy later winter afternoon.

December begins with romantic historical markets in every corner of the central European region. These romantic Christmas markets date back to the late middle ages. It was started in Germany and spread over the central part of Europe. Everything from gingerbread to Christmas stars, as well as a wide choice of gifts for your favorite person, may be found here.

christmas market in Snow
  • 3. Abisko, Sweden
Sunrise in Abisko Sweden

Abisko is located in the north of the Arctic Circle. This small village is an ideal destination for travelers, who love serious winter. Normally sun is disappearing for several weeks from December to January. The area is surrounded by darkness and makes it one of the excellent places to view vibrant aurora borealis. Other than that travelers can enjoy skiing, national parks, and fascinating culture.

Northern Lights over Abisko, Sweden
  • 4. Athens, Greece
The Parthenon Temple and the Herodion Theater at the Acropolis of Athens, Greece, with ice and snow during a winter snowstorm

Athens is so crowded and has high pricing all over the summer. Therefore, winter is the best time to visit Athens. During winter you can explore the ancient heritage sites, beautiful landscapes, fascinating culture, and delicious food at a lower price without any stress. Athens’s average temperature is around 13Cº in winter. So you can enjoy cold winter while experiencing an exclusive Athens tour.  

View of northern Athens and Penteli mountain from Lycabettus hill. “n
  • 5. Budapest, Hungary
Budapest, Hungary – Aerial skyline view of beautiful Fisherman’s Bastion and Matthias Church with the Buda Hills at background on a sunny winter morning

Budapest is a rapidly growing travel destination in Europe. In winter Hungary’s capital is truly beautiful with its cloudy and frosty air, cozy environment, fabulous landscapes, and romantic architectural creations. Budapest looks like a scene in a fairytale in winter. It also offers outdoor ice skating rinks, a thermal bath, and a picturesque central park tour.  

Budapest, Hungary – Frosted trees at sunrise with railway bridge and island at winter time
  • 6. Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen is splendid in colorful Christmas decors and glittering lights during the cold dark winter season. Copenhagen offers everything you dreamed of for your winter holiday. You can visit beautiful sites including Tivoli gardens, Christmas markets, Frederiksberg castle, Krcnberg castle, and enjoy delicious winter foods, ice skating, and many more winter sports.

  • 7. Jasna, Slovakia
Winter Slovakia. Ski resort Jasna. View from the top of the snow-capped mountains to the ski slope with skiers

If you are planning budget-friendly European snowboarding, hiking, and skiing holiday, Jasna is exactly where you need to travel. Then popular Jasna Nizke Tatry is the largest ski resort in Slovakia. Beautiful Slovakia is home to majestic alpine peaks and the highest section of the majestic Carpathian range known as high Tatra. You can soak up full happening nightlife, proud historical architectures, and old town cafes. Despite being a lesser-visited country in Europe untouched green valleys, forests, caves, glaciers, lakes, rivers, and castles scattered over the beautiful snow-coated land.

Jasna, Slovakia – January 22, 2017: The cableway in Jasna Low Tatras. It is the largest ski resort in Slovakia with 49 km of pistes.
  • 8. Andalucia, Spain
Pradollano area, Sierra Nevada National Park, Granada, Andalusia, Spain.

Are you looking for a spot near a coastline with a mild temperature, low crowd, and budget-friendly accommodation to spend your beautiful winter vacation? Andalucía will be a great destination for you. Because this spectacular destination is full of stunning beaches, medieval cities, Moorish Spanish culture, fantastic and diversified food culture.  

  • 9. Transylvania, Romania
Wooden chalets and spectacular ski slopes in the Carpathians,Poiana Brasov ski resort,Transylvania,Romania,Europe

Transylvania is a glorious spot of towering castles medieval towns, cozy cafes, making it a perfect winter destination. You can enjoy Bran castle, Poiana Brasav, Transylvania’s Christmas market, stay at an ice hotel in Sibiu, clay castle, fortified churches, traditional Rumania meals, in magical Rumanian winter. The average temperature of Transylvania is recorded around 20Fº during the winter months. Rumania is so pretty after snow coat over its beautiful landscapes.  

Dracula’s Bran Castle in winter with snow and Piatra Craiului (Carpathians) mountains.
  • 10. Venice, Italy
Venice, Italy – March 1, 2018: Venice in snow, woman with red umbrella, Riva degli Schiavoni, with gondolas on Grand Channel, St. Mark square, snowing in Venice, Italy, march 2018

Venice is so romantic during winter month you can have a memorable experience. The crowd is very less and the prices are reasonable. This spectacular city is walkable, that marvelous experience will cherish for a longer period. The environment will be a bit cold during winter. So keep remembering to stay warm. You can enjoy a Gondola ride through the Fog, Opera at Teatro La Fenice, Ice skating, Venice carnival, Venitian hot chocolate, Venice’s Christmas market, and Acqua alta.

Long exposure at dusk of the classic view over the Grand Canal from the Ponte dell’Accademia bridge. Light trails from passing boats in the middle of the picture.


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