Thursday, 29 November 2018

5 Fantastic European Cities for Winter Breaks

Who says summers are the only best time to plan a trip to Europe? We say that the deep freezing winters are the best time to visit the continental’s best cities as they are refreshingly crowd-free, inexpensive and offer some seriously cozy experience that will make you happy. The snow-covered cities, hot beverages to warm, picture-perfect cafes, mouth-watering delicious food, and year-end sale will surely attract you to Europe. To help you, we have compiled the list of most fantastic European cities to visit during winters.
·         Innsbruck, Austria

Nested in the heart of Alps, Innsbruck is known as the ski and the snowboarding capital of the world. Explore the Tyrolean capital’s history at Archduke Ferdinand, Grand 15th Century Imperial Palace, Tyrolean folk art museum and much more. Enjoy the laid-back sightseeing tour or enjoy the thrilling skiing adventure, Innsbruck never disappoints you.
·         Rovaniemi, Finland

The official terrestrial Hometown of Santa Claus on the Arctic circle of Lapland, Finland, is the perfect destination for visitors seeking unique adventures and activities during winters. Synonym of Snow, Rovaniemi offers numerous unique winter activities like Hop on a snowmobile, ice fishing, a reindeer sleight for the taste of Northern rides or visit the arctic zoo.  If planning to visit, pack serious winter clothes as Finnish Thermometers have more numbers below zero than above.
·         Abisko, Sweden

If cold does not bother you, Abisko is the perfect winter destination for you. Known for its incredible view of Northern Lights, this Swedish town is not for the faint-hearted as the sun does not rise for weeks during winters. Besides watching the aurora borealis, visitors can enjoy the ice skating, ski, hike, dog sledding and much more. Don’t forget to visit the main attraction, world’s first and famous ICE HOTEL.   
·         Copenhagen, Denmark

The most fairytale-like a city in Europe, Copenhagen is the ultimate winter destination for travelers looking for coziness. The ultimate idea of “hygge” i.e. spending the afternoons or evenings relaxing, drinking hot chocolates and enjoying the surroundings is the best thing to do in winters. One can explore the Rosenborg castle, Tivoli Amusement Park or christianborg slot. Don’t miss out their winter culture month, “Wondercool”, in February. Splash out a meal at Noma -World’s best restaurant (better to book in advance as reservations fill quickly).
·         Edinburgh, Scotland

The stunning castles and palaces, winding streets and the beautiful princess street garden make Edinburgh a perfect winter destination. The beautiful capital of Scotland has plenty to offer during winters. One can visit the iconic Calton Hill, Pentland hills, explore the Edinburgh castle, enjoy the Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, and visit the palaces of Holyroodhouse or the royal botanical garden.

So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags, book your tickets and explore Europe in winters. There are several travel agencies offering the various winter deals. Travel Binz India is the best travel agency among all, offering the pocket-friendly tour packages, specially customized as per your needs and requirements.