Europe The Best European Countries to Visit  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite country to travel to in Europe. No regions or cities!

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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421 246
Greece is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Athens

2
471 289
Spain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Madrid

3
505 340
Germany is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Berlin

4
396 243
Austria is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Vienna

5
484 316
Italy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Rome

6
459 271
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Amsterdam

7
364 228
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Edinburgh

8
422 317
France is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Paris

9
325 207
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

10
350 220
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

11
357 243
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Copenhagen

12
351 221
Finland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Helsinki

13
350 250
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit

14
376 267
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
London

15
311 222
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Lisbon

16
279 203
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Reykjavik

17
250 187
Norway is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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18
270 150
Monaco is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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19
243 127
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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20
337 218
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
City of Brussels

21
290 247
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Stockholm

22
341 230
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Budapest

23
241 138
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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24
261 169
Latvia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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25
292 214
Wales is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Cardiff

26
267 202
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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27
234 154
San Marino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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28
231 161
Cyprus is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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29
264 238
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Zagreb

30
250 236
Russia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Moscow

31
148 95
Georgia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Trenton Myers added Tbilisi

32
202 144
Faroe Islands is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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33
184 134
Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Vatican City

34
151 114
Malta is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Valletta

35
206 159
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Gustave Tausch added Kiev

36
210 159
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Belgrade

37
170 136
Isle of Man is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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38
171 125
Northern Ireland is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Belfast

39
222 170
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Ljubljana

40
228 176
Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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41
291 243
Romania is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
Bucharest

42
122 67
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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43
156 112
Svalbard and Jan Mayen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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44
147 115
Greenland is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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45
190 146
Armenia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Yerevan

46
199 145
Montenegro is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Podgorica

47
183 152
Belarus is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Minsk

48
169 121
Åland Islands is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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49
178 141
Gibraltar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
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50
156 117
Jersey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best European Countries to Visit
hellodalai added Saint Helier