Top 12 European Cities to Visit in Spring 2017

The spring is just around the corner, and you’re looking for inspiration for memorable trips to magical places in Europe? This remarkable season in which everything comes to life after the winter lazing around makes we have more energy to explore so that, you may want to plan your flights on spring city breaks in Europe. Meet our proposals to catch a fresh breath of spring in the 12, really exceptional cities.

1. Funchal, Portugal

Funchal, Portugal, city breaks

Funchal is an extraordinary city, the capital of Madeira, which impresses with its unusual and turbulent history and amazing artistic soul. If you dream to experience refreshing spring break, this once plagued by pirates city will be perfect.

History and art are blurring here in the oldest district of the Zona Velha, where colorful doors of houses formerly painted by various artists bring visitors in an unusual atmosphere. Being here you should visit Funchal Farmers Market, and at the central square, you can pick the fresh fruits, vegetables, seafood and flowers sold by local farmers. Flight to Madeira costs about £60.

2. Turku, Finland

Turku, Finland, City Breaks

Finland is a unique country in many ways, but most often we visit here Helsinki. An interesting variant can, therefore, be a flight to Turku – located on the southwest coast of Finland, the little town that enchants with its classical, medieval architecture combined with an extraordinary culture of the Finns.

Riverfront along the river Aura is the heart of this bustling city, and spring break spent here will certainly bring a lot of pleasant memories. Visiting the castle, cathedral and the central square and tasting of Finnish delicacies is the perfect start of spring.

3. Montpellier, France

Montpellier, France, City Breaks

France elegance, multiculturalism, sophistication and friendly atmosphere are qualities that come together in a sunny Montpellier, which impresses with its Mediterranean flair and happy soul. Legendary boulevards, stylish houses, curious fountains is a dream scenery for a perfect spring city break.

The famous antique shops, excellent coffee at the Place de la Comédie or tram ride which was designed by the Christian Lacroix is a promising vision of great fun and relaxation. Musée Fabre and a fantastic botanical garden in the district of Antigone are the points of the city where it is worth to go. From London to Montpellier You can flight now for £45.

4. Basel, Switzerland

Basel, Switzerland, City Breaks

Basel is indeed an ideal place for a holiday in a spring break. Simplicity, enduring aesthetics and world-class museums along with the beautiful architecture make this city an excellent choice for all those who are looking for places with taste and unique charm.

Numerous boutiques, excellent restaurants, flea market Petersplatz where you can find a real gem of books, ferry, the Romanesque-Gothic Münster Cathedral – are just a few of the attractions that will make your stay a pleasant one. Flight to Basel is trifle £13.

5. Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, Iceland, City Breaks

For lovers of incredible places, the perfect direction for spring city break will be Reykjavik. On the one hand it is a fishing village, surrounded by the sea and the mountains, and on the contrary, it is a cosmopolitan metropolis with a wealth of museums, restaurants, shops, nightclubs and galleries.

Resting during the spring holidays, you can admire the aurora borealis, or enjoy a cocktail while bathing in the hot pools – pure relaxation!

6. Bruges, Belgium

Bruges, Belgium, City Breaks

If you are looking for cities in a medieval atmosphere, Burges will surely appeal to you. This is one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe, which impresses with its romantic canals, cobbled streets, and gabled houses.

Choosing this Belgium town for spring city break, you can enjoy walks, visit museums, eat at sensational restaurants, bars, and cafes, and the atmospheric and the tantalizing smell of chocolate shops, won’t let you indifferently go around. You can try here the products of 47 manufacturers of this brown delights – all from Bruges.

7. Zadar, Croatia

Zadar, Croatia, City Breaks

Split and Dubrovnik are cities, which most often we choose for holidays, so get away for spring break to the town of Zadar will be a nice change. Situated in the northern Dalmatia, Zadar is, in fact, a great location for blissful relaxation.

Many stone stairs leading to the beautiful beaches, underwater pipes forming an incredibly impressive sound effects and fabulous sunsets are a great reason for which you should visit this sunny Croatian city. Multicity flight to Zadar is the cost of £15.

8. Vienna, Austria

Vienna, Austria, City Breaks

For many, Vienna is the kingdom of winter activities, but you can not deny the charm to this destination during the spring. A visit to the Austrian capital in the spring may, in fact, be a unique experience.

Music festivals, beautiful gardens awakening to life and the power of monuments, which at this time of the year look amazing are the reason why you should book a flight for spring city break just to Vienna. Belvedere and Hundertwasserhaus are waiting!

9. Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark, City Breaks

Fresh air in the city? In Copenhagen it is possible. This situated on the coast of Denmark, the city is a mecca of ecology, in which everything has been designed so that the air was clean and friendly for residents and visitors.

Walk or ride a bike around the city is a pleasure especially in spring, when the parks, almost ask for a tour. It is worth also to look for Kongens Have, Frederiksberg has or the amusement park Tivoli. From London to Copenhagen you may take flight now for £15.

10. Budapest, Hungary

Budapest, Hungary, City Breaks

Budapest is a city that has a lot to offer. Here you can blissfully relax in the many spas, where during bathing, health and beauty treatments you can indulge in lazing around.

Choosing to go to Budapest for spring city break you can also explore magical places such as the Buda Castle and Parliament Buildings. Walk the banks of the Danube or the spring evening spent playing a game of chess in the Szechenyi Baths, are experiences that remain in memory for a long time.

11. Seville, Spain

Seville, Spain, City Breaks

Flamenco, oranges and corrida are just a few of the attractions, which await visitors in Seville. The Andalusian capital located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River is an incredibly rich history with many monuments as the oldest royal palace in Europe – Alcazar and the world’s largest Gothic cathedral.

By selecting Seville as a spring break destination, you can fall in love with the local cuisine such as tasty tapas or admire panoramic views of the city from the Torre de Los Perdigones. Spring evenings is the perfect time to discover the fantastic nightlife of the city, which is truly sensual.

12. Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana, Slovenia, City Breaks

The beautiful bridges over the river Ljubljanica, weeping willows, a wealth of flowers and fresh air is spring attractions Ljubljana, for which, it is worth to visit this city. The old town with climatic streets and baroque architecture make the spring city break will be successful.

Proudly looking down on the city the castle and the beautiful corners of the city are worth discern. The flight to the capital of Slovenia will cost about £54.

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