Many people know Europe for the Alps and snow but Europe is also home to some of the world’s most-beautiful seas – the Mediterranean, the Adriatic, the Aegean – with its ancient historical sites, culture, 300 days of sun, nightlife, exotic shorelines, and many more things to do for a perfect sun and beach holidays. Lie on the sunny beaches, gaze at world-famous sunsets in the world, visit ancient ruins, stroll across the colorful cultural towns, party till dawn at the funkiest beach clubs, and many more beautiful things to do at luxury beach destinations in Europe. Read some of the best luxury beach destinations in Europe.
Southern European beaches are world-famous for their deep turquoise waters, white sands, foodie & colorful small beach towns, and therefore they are rated among the best luxury beach destination in the world too. Check some of the top most beach destinations in Europe.
MYKONOS – GREECE
“Mykonos” means the island of winds located in Greece. A typical Mediterranean climate where the sun shines for about 300 days of the year. Mykonos is famous for its vibrant nightlife and the best beaches in the world. The most popular island of the Aegean sea.
Little Venice in Mykonos is built right on the edge of the sea with the waves of sea kissing the balconies. This island was once a pirate island in the 16th or 17th century. So this place was used for quick loading and unloading of goods. Now, these buildings are turned into antique bars, cafes, and restaurants. Lunch here is preferred for pretty views and to enjoy the sound of waves and winds.
SANTORINI – GREECE
Santorini is one of the most famous, magical, romantic, and charming Greek islands of the world. It is a Cycladic island located in the Aegean Sea at about 200 km southeast of mainland Greece. Santorini is an active volcanic island. This Aegean island is a caldera with a rugged landscape formed due to a volcanic eruption in the 16th century. Recently, the last recorded volcano that erupted was in 1950. White-washed, irregular cuboid houses with multicolored cliffs, blue-domed churches, turquoise-colored clear waters, dramatic sunset skies, colorful natural beaches make Santorini more mysterious and a charming place. So Discover Volcanic Santorini – Feel the Magic of Love
Santorini is divided into many parts like Oia, Fira, Akrotiri, and Pyrgos according to settlements. Oia is the northern part of Santorini which is famous for world-famous dramatic sunsets. The orange-reddish skies with their reflections over the white-washed towns are worth capturing. In peak summer times, Oia is overcrowded. Oia is full of hotels and restaurants facing the Aegean sea and sunsets. So plan your travel to Santorini with Voyage Privé.
MALAGA (COSTA DE SOL) – SPAIN
Malaga has a stunning coastline and is the largest city of southern Spain’s Costa Del Sol (Coast of the SUN). Malaga has a typical Mediterranean climate with 300 days of sun and long stretches of golden sands making it a perfect beach destination. Being one of the world’s oldest cities and also one of the southernmost large cities in Europe, it has a blend of nature and culture.
IBIZA – SPAIN
A paradise for nightclubbers, beach parties that never end, beautiful beaches, and exotic drinks.
A Spanish island in the Mediterranean sea, off the eastern coast of Spain and, is 150 km from Valencia. Not only this island is famous for exotic beach parties, DJ’s and cocktails but also hosts the world’s famous UNESCO site too. The wall of the Renaissance and the remains of Phoenician settlements are still seen and considered as heritage sites here.
SARDINIA – ITALY
Italy’s most famous and stunning coastline which is not only famous in Europe but it is a world-famous luxury beach destination in the world. This southern Italian island is world-famous for a luxury beach holiday with lots of sunshine and dreamy beaches. The local sights are enchanting too with many snorkeling spots, the archipelago of La Maddalena, Pink Beach, and Caprera island. A perfect romantic luxury escape for sunshine holidays.
ALGARVE – PORTUGAL
Portuguese beaches too are world-famous and due to the well-developed coastline in Portugal, there was always movement of Portuguese sailors to all world since the 15th century to discover different cultures, trade, and people. Algarve is blessed with pristine sandy stretches for miles and miles, golden cliffs, secluded islands, rocky beaches, with blue and calm waters. A complete warm atmosphere here invites you for long swims and lots of water sports too.
Not only this but Algarve has lovely mountains and unique culture with a blend of Arabs & Lagos from the time of discoveries.
HVAR – CROATIA
Croatia is not only famous for its historic town Dubvronik but also for its tropical beach at Hvar. This island town which is warmer even in winter and also received a good amount of sun rays has amazing history too with a hilltop fortress and Renaissance-era cathedral. So soak yourself into tropical-looking secluded beaches, wander across the historical town on this sunny islandy of Croatia.
MARSEILLE – FRANCE
A famous historic city of southern France is blessed with 300 days of sunshine. Being a famous port since ancient times, this French city has wonderful beaches, beachside restaurants, sandy beach, 2600 years old history.
There are many more luxury beach destinations in Europe with perfect sunshine, calming blue waters, luxury beach resorts, laidback colorful towns, and cultural vibes. I would love to know your favorite luxury beach destination in Europe too. There are many luxury beach resorts in Europe for couples as well as families too and so plan your amazing beach vacation to Europe.
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