Whatever the season, Europe is a very special continent to visit. While winter is wonderful for activities like skiing, there is plenty to be enjoyed without bitter cold or inclement weather to hold you back. With that in mind, this article presents a set of the best tours to take in Europe in the summertime.
Summer in Europe has special atmosphere, and a river cruise is one of the best ways to experience it. Glorious weather combines with distinct architecture and an array of historical sites to create an unforgettable experience.
Travellers can cruise in various regions across the continent, including the Rhine (Switzerland/Germany), Danube (Austria, Hungary and more) and others.
The Game of Thrones Tour
Multiple locations across Europe have brought Westeros to life on the TV phenomenon that is Game of Thrones, and they’re readily available to see in countries like Northern Ireland, Croatia and Iceland.
Some of the show’s most famous moments take place in outdoor settings, like the Icelandic glaciers that became the home of the Wildlings, and the Fist of the First Men in the second and third seasons. Winter is coming, so enjoy the sights while it’s still warm!
The Greek Islands
Traces of Greek culture and history can be found in almost every facet of modern life, and it’s well-worth seeing the source of all that. The country has two mainland peninsulas, and beyond them are the famous Greek Islands, of which there are thousands. Famous locations like Santorini, Mykonos and Rhodes are stunning in the summer time and perfect for cruising between.
Of course, all this only scratches the surface of what Europe has to offer! Summer’s stunning weather brings out the very best in each European country, and that’s something that should be explored!