Best medieval destinations in Europe
Treat yourself to a city break in Europe in some of the best destinations. Best Christmas destinations, best beaches, most beautiful castles in Europe but also the best medieval destinations in Europe for medieval period lovers.
Offer you great trips through the medieval cities of Bamberg in Germany, Rhodes in Greece or San Gimignano in Italy. Book your hotel, guesthouse, B&B, at the best price guaranteed for your perfect holidays in Europe.
The Castille & Leon region is definitely one of the best areas in Spain for lovers of fortified towns and medieval destinations. On top of a rock, more than a kilometer high, this city, also classified as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, is a perfect destination for a day trip from Madrid.
We have selected for you hotels, guesthouses, B&B, apartments at the best prices in Avila as well as the best activities and tours in Avila and Madrid.
Tuscany is famous for its sumptuous landscapes, classified among the most beautiful landscapes in Europe but also for the beautiful city of Florence and Siena. You will also find picturesque and preserved cities in Tuscany.
Protected by its imposing wall and its high towers, the city of San Gimignano has hardly changed since the thirteenth century. Book your hotel, guesthouse, B&B in San Gimignano at the best price or enjoy a stay in Florence or Siena and offer you the best activities and tours in Tuscany.
Dordogne Valley - France
Travel back in time in the sacred city of Rocamadour, one of the most spectacular villages in Europe. With its breathtaking layers of houses and chapels, Rocamadour has been a great pilgrimage site since the Middle-Ages. The basilica and the crypt are both listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the chapel of Miracles holds the renowned statue of the Black Madonna, worshipped here for over a millennium.
Book your hotel in Rocamadour and discover the charms of this region.
The so-called pearl of the Adriatic is one of the most beautiful cities in Croatia. The motto of this fortified medieval town is "Freedom does not sell even for all the gold in the world."
Come and discover this magnificent medieval city founded in the 7th century. Enjoy the beauties of Dubrovnik, book your best activities and tours such as as a guided walking tour of the old town or a sea kayaking tour around Dubrovnik .
Oradea is not only one of the most beautiful cities in Romania, it is also one of the best medieval destinations in Europe.
Oradea Fortress was one important religious, cultural, scientific, humanist and military landmark; it was built in its actual form by Italian, Hungarian and Austrian architects.
The fortress dates back from the Middle Ages and is rich with Christian legends about King Saint Ladislaus ; it attracts pilgrims from all corners of Europe. Its Renaissance Palace is surrounded by five bastions. It houses the Institute of fine Arts.Cultural events take place there too.
You can have interesting experiences in Brezlelor Street and create your own « masterpiece » or buy one from the many craftsmen in the fortress: there are weaving ,pottery and armours workshops.
The Medieval Festival of the Oradea Fortress in summer is well worth a visit with its medieval troops, armour exhibitions, medieval fight,… The event promotes local craftsmen too.
Watch the medieval and Renaissance dances, the theatre plays, the fire juggles and the medieval music concerts, and taste the local traditional food.
You may know Cochem for its castle; it is classified among the most beautiful castles in Europe. It culminates on top of a hill planted with vines.
You will love the half-timbered houses of Cochem, its historic center and the castle of Reichsburg. Book your accommodation at the best price in Cochem as well as your best activities and tours in Germany.
Known as one of the most beautiful fortified cities in France, Carcassonne is the perfect destination for lovers of medieval architecture.
This magnificent architectural complex is listed as a World Heritage Site by Unesco.
Come and discover Carcassonne by booking your accommodation at the best price in Carcassonne or enjoy a city break in Montpellier and discover this beautiful medieval city and offer you the best activities and tours in Carcassonne such as a Carcassonne full-day tour.
The historic center of Tallinn is a UNESCO World Heritage Site; it is particularly well preserved despite wars and the ravages of time such as fires. Come and discover the most beautiful monuments of the capital of Estonia and book your best activities and tours in Tallinn such as a 2-hour bike tour in Tallinn.
Book your hotel, B & B, apartment or guesthouse at the best price in Tallinn and enjoy your holiday in the capital of Estonia.
Bruges is not only the world capital of lace, the little Venice of the North, it is also one of the most beautiful European cities with its beautiful preserved historical monuments and medieval houses.
Come and discover Bruges by booking your hotel, guesthouse, B&B at the best price in Bruges as well as your best activities and tours in Bruges such as a beer degustation.
Colmar is such a beautiful city that a copy of it was made in Malaysia, in the middle of the jungle, a few kilometers from Kuala Lumpur. If you are looking for authenticity and history we recommend a visit of the real town of Colmar in France. Book your hotel, guesthouse, B&B at the best price guaranteed in Colmar and offer you the best activities and tours as a full-day wine tasting.
Portugal is an amazing destination. Obidos is an hour’s drive from Lisbon; it is a beautiful destination for lovers of medieval towns, classified as one of the most beautiful fortified cities in Europe, Obidos seems frozen in time. Book your accommodation in Obidos or Lisbon at the best price guaranteed and your best activities and tours in Portugal.
The Republic of San Marino
San Marino is a small state of just over 30,000 inhabitants near the beautiful seaside resort of Rimini, Italy. It is only slightly larger than the Vatican or Monaco. Come and discover the history of San Marino where refugees of persecuted Christians had escaped from the city of Rimini. San Marino was so famous that it peacefully expanded over the years.
Make a one-day boat cruise, taste the wine, olive oil and truffles. Ranked among the best destinations for a honeymoon in Europe, Motovun is a beautiful medieval village 300 meters above sea level. Less than1000 inhabitants live there.
Istria is a beautiful region with stunning landscapes. Please visit Porec, Rovinj and Pula near Motovun; they are worth it! Book your hotel, B&B, villa, apartment or guesthouse in Istria at the best price and treat yourself to a perfect holiday in one of the most beautiful regions in Croatia.
Rothenburg, one of the most beautiful destinations of the "Romantic Road of Germany" is welcoming throughout the year. It is also famous for its Christmas market, ranked among the most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe. Rothenburg ob der Tauber has hardly changed since the end of the Middle Ages, the beginning of the Renaissance. This beautiful medieval town is located in Bavaria, in the immediate vicinity of the city of Nuremberg.
Book your hotel, guesthouse, B&B at the best price in Rothenburg.
A photo may just be enough and words too many. Sully-sur-Loire is a very beautiful city located on the edge of the Loire. Although its origin dates back to the Gallo-Roman era, Sully-sur-Loire still owns many monuments from the medieval period such as its fortress and castle.
You may think that Saint-Emilion is just a nice little village near Bordeaux, a nice stopover for lovers of wine and history? You will be amazed by the beauty of this destination and its preserved heritage, its legends, the origins of its foundation, the delicious macaroons (the best in France) that are handcrafted here.
Discover Saint-Emilion and book your hotel, B&B, guesthouse in Bordeaux or Saint-Emilion. Book your best activities in Saint Emilion such as a Grand Cru Château and St. Emilion Village wine tour or a Pomerol Tasting tour.
Besalu is a beautiful preserved medieval town located in the North of Spain, county of Girona and close to the Spanish Pyrenees, Enter the town of Besalu via a fortified bridge and discover its many medieval buildings. Book your hotel, B&B or guesthouse in Besalu at the best price guaranteed.
Bamberg is one of the most beautiful cities in Germany just a few kilometers from Nuremberg. It is famous for its monuments and its medieval and baroque architectures. This charming little town is representative of the former German cities before industrialization.
Bamberg is a popular destination for German travellers who see it as a dream city, the ideal place to live or have a good holiday.
Book your hotel, B&B, guesthouse or apartment at the best price in Bamberg as well as your best activities and tours such as a guided beer tour or a walking tour through the old town.
Yorkshire is a wonderful region in England ; its emblem is the white rose. York is also known for its worldwide famous University. Come and discover York, a medieval city wonderfully preserved and classified as one of the most beautiful fortified cities in Europe.
Book your hotel , B&B, apartments in York or guesthouse at the best price. Discover York, an English city between modernity and tradition.
Rhodes is located opposite Marmaris in Turkey; you can stay in Rhodes and book your hotel at the best price and your best activities and tours such as a visit to the Grand Palace and Archeology Museum. You can also book your hotel in Marmaris in Turkey and make excursions to Rhodes or Oludeniz, their beaches are ranked among the most beautiful beaches in Europe.
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