Are you planning a trip to Europe? Well-known for its cultural hotspots and rich history, Europe is a really assorted continent filled with stunning architectural cities, beautiful beaches, exotic adventures, gastronomical delights, rolling hills and so much more. Europe is an exciting destination for beginner travelers and the ideal place for adventurers to roam. To help you plan the perfect European holiday, here is a list of top seven experiences that you just can’t miss on your Europe trip.
Without a visit to the iconic Eiffel Tower, a trip to Paris is incomplete. You should go atop the Eiffel Tower prior to sunset for the most spectacular experience. While watching the sun go down against the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Sainte-Chapelle and the stunning Parisian skyline, sip on a glass of bubbly. It’s really a photographer’s pleasure.
Germany hosts one of the largest numbers of opera performances each year. It is the home to some of the most famous composers and musicians of all times such as Mozart, Weber, Richard Strauss, and Beethoven. You’re in no doubt to find somewhat of your liking from short two-act productions to long epic performances and masterpieces by singers from across the world.
The gorgeous canals and bridges, renaissance architecture, charming squares, and artistic cultural heritage are definite to make you fall in love with Venice. You must take a gondola ride through its several historic waterways, with baroque palaces and buildings in the backdrop. It actually sounds like a dreamy setting. If you are lucky, your gondolier may sing for you too!
Consider Ibiza, when you think about a party! Ibiza is the island off the coast, packed with beach bars, pulsating electronic music, happening nightlife, and an ever-vibrant holiday vibe. The finest time to visit this ‘party capital of the world’ is the summer months for popular European nightclubs and summer discos where top DJs from around the globe come over to play.
Switzerland is the home to the world’s best chocolates and the most excellent international chocolate brands. The chocolate boutiques, shops, and chocolatiers here offer an unexpected variety of local Swiss chocolates for sampling, along with a glimpse of their chocolate making process with original recipes handed down over the generations. The Tour de Chocolate organizes workshops, lessons, and dining experiences with prominent chocolatiers for the most passionate of chocolate aficionados.
Mount Titlis is Switzerland’s most popular attraction. It is the highest peak in Central Switzerland. Take the revolving cable car from Engelberg to Mount Titlis for spectacular 360-degree views of Switzerland’s scenic lakes, snow-covered mountains, valleys, and glaciers. Explore its glacier cave, Glacier Park, photo studio and the several snow activities, once at the top.
Tuscany is touted as the world’s one of the best wine destinations. From small, family-owned wineries to large and long-standing historical wine producers, Tuscany is home to an awesome variety of wineries, producing the best of local wines, world-renowned labels, and huge vintages also. Get set for a tour of their ancient cellars and beautiful vineyards amidst spectacular landscapes, followed by an introduction of the winemaking process and a private wine-tasting session.
Whenever you plan a trip to Europe, don’t miss out to experience the above-discussed things!