Top 5 Places to Enjoy Spring in Europe

Spring destinations - pink bike with pink basket in front with drops of rain on it.

Monday, March 20th is the first official day of spring and we can already see glimmers of dazzling summer sunshine awaiting us just around the corner. We mustn't forget however that important little season that gently coaxes us out of our winter slumber, and gets us ready for the summer fun ahead – springtime. Now is the perfect moment to enjoy all of Europe’s fabulous destinations while avoiding the lines and crowds that the summer season is famous for. We've put together our top 5 list of European destinations that’s sure to help put that spring back in your step, and help you shake off the winter blues.

1. Germany

From Hamburg to Berlin, Germany explodes with activity as soon as the temperatures start to rise. Soak in the gentle spring sun in front of the Brandenberger Tor in Berlin, or wander through the historic streets of Bremen for a simply delightful spring holiday.

Spring destinations - Berlin people - woman at Brandenburg Gate or Brandenburger Tor, smiling happy in Berlin, Germany. Beautiful multiracial Asian Caucasian woman looking to side during travel in Europe.


2. Hungary

Springtime in Hungary is sure to leave you hungry (pardon our pun). With impressive natural landscapes, soothing hot springs and rich cultural history, this small country is sure to leave a big impact on you.

Spring destinations - Fisherman's Bastion (Halaszbastya) with panoramic view terrace and towers in Hungary.

©Shchipkova Elena

3. Poland

Poland is one of those rare countries that offers you a fascinating mix of historical treasure while still having modern pleasures at your fingertips. The stunning Baltic city of Gdansk, and the medieval cities of Krakow, Wroclaw and Szczecin, are perfect for those looking for less ‘touristy’ spring vacations.

Spring destinations - a harbor with a few boats and buildings on the background, night time.

©Marcin Krzyzak

4. The Netherlands

What spring time escape would be complete without a stop to the land of tulips? Explore Amsterdam’s gorgeous canals or ride your bike through vibrant fields on tulips for a break that’s sure to make you smile.

Spring destinations - a bike parked in front of a field with colorful flowers.

5. Italy

Ciao! Delicious cuisine and world-famous attractions await you in Italy. Warm up your wanderlust in any of Italy’s picturesque cities, but we prefer Rome, Milan or Padua in the spring.

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