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List of the best European countries to visit, as ranked by travel enthusiasts. Europe is a dream travel location for those looking for a dream vacation. The entire continent is filled with countries that have a rich history of art, architecture, and cultural celebrations that are worthy experiences for any traveler. The top European countries often feature cultural festivals, like France’s parade-filled Nice Carnival and Spain’s lively dancing Festival de Jerez. Other countries, such as Ireland and Switzerland, are known for their breathtaking marvels like lush, green hillsides and snowy-topped mountains that are perfect for sight-seeing and long hikes. Those who are interested in museums filled with paintings and sculptures made by the world’s most famous artists are sure to love favorite European countries like Italy and England.

 

This list includes countries from all over Europe that are the perfect vacation spots for people of all types. Whether you want the sort of vacation where you always have a different cultural activity or you just want to be as relaxed as possible, there’s a country in Europe that’s made for you.

 

What are the best European countries for a vacation? Thislist has every sort of vacation spot in Europe that you could ever want tovisit.

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Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Germany Berlin

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Spain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Spain Madrid

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Austria is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Austria Vienna

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Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Netherlands Amsterdam

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Italy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Italy Rome

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Denmark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Denmark Copenhagen

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Greece is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Greece Athens

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Scotland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Scotland Edinburgh

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Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

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Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

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France is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
France Paris

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Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

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England is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
England London

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Finland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Finland Helsinki

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Monaco is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

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Portugal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Portugal Lisbon

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Belgium is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Belgium City of Brussels

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Sweden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Sweden Stockholm

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Wales is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Wales Cardiff

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Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Luxembourg Luxembourg

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Estonia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Estonia Tallinn

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Iceland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Iceland Reykjavik

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Hungary is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Hungary Budapest

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Norway is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Norway Oslo

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Cyprus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Cyprus Nicosia

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Latvia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Latvia Riga

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Poland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Poland Warsaw

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Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Slovakia Bratislava

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San Marino is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
San Marino

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Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Slovenia Ljubljana

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Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Bulgaria Sofia

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Basque Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Basque Country

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Russia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Russia Moscow

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Faroe Islands is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Faroe Islands Tórshavn

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Croatia is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Croatia Zagreb

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Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Vatican City Vatican City

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Isle of Man is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Isle of Man Douglas

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Gibraltar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Gibraltar Gibraltar

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Malta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Malta Valletta

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Romania is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Romania Bucharest

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Liechtenstein is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

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Serbia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Serbia Belgrade

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Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Ukraine Kiev

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Georgia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Georgia Tbilisi

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Jersey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Jersey Saint Helier

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Belarus is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Belarus Minsk

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Greenland is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Greenland Nuuk

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Åland Islands is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Åland Islands Mariehamn

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Abkhazia is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Abkhazia Sukhumi

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Andorra is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Andorra Andorra la Vella