Make small Europe getaways It is one of the best ways to travel and get to know some of its most incredible places. Having full freedom to decide when and where to stop, is one of the greatest pleasures of this way of traveling, in addition to forgetting the many uncomfortable times of public transport. In Europe there are many ideal areas to make a perfect route in your own car or rental car, freeing you of schedules and being able to enjoy all the time you need in the places you want to visit.
We are not going to deny that this is one of our preferred ways of traveling, especially when we have more days than not just a weekend and that we put into practice whenever we can. We leave you a list with some of the 5 best car getaways in Europe.
Tuscany, with its dreamlike landscapes, full of vineyards and cornfields, is one of the perfect destinations in which to rent a car and enjoy a few days touring villages full of charm. This car break It will take you to visit medieval towns and cities such as Lucca, Volterra, Siena, San Gimignano, Pienza or Bagno Vignoni. Italy and especially this area has one of the best gastronomies in the world based on fresh products, good pasta and good wine, another of the great reasons to choose this destination as one of the 5 best car getaways in Europe.
You have several options to travel by car, one of them is to establish as a base Siena and go on day trips or decide on a circular route that will take you through the different points of interest. In 4 or 5 days you can know the main places in this area, although if you have more days much better, you can include cities like Pisa or Florence, an incredible open-air museum that we are sure, will not disappoint you.
Switzerland is one of the best car getaways in Europe, since at least according to our experience, it is one of the countries in which it is almost essential to travel through this means of transport to fully enjoy all its attractions. Although, do not go in a hurry: Switzerland is the typical place where its impressive landscapes will make you always have your foot ready on the brake pedal ready to stop every few meters.
In a Switzerland car trip you cannot miss places like Lake Leman with the beautiful Chillon Castle, the mountainous landscapes and lakes of Interlaken, the 72 waterfalls of the Lauterbrunnen Valley or the beautiful cities of Bern, Freiburg, Lucerne or Thun. Being a small country you can travel some of its areas in 4 or 5 days landing in Geneva and making a circular route route or choose to make the route entering Geneva and leaving through the Zurich airport, something that will save us time and Be able to expand the places to visit.
Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria
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