Europeans love camping and caravanning. No matter which country you’re exploring, there are campsites to cater for all tastes and budgets – from wild wilderness to glamping in style. If you’re searching for holiday inspiration (from the best campsites to little-known locations and experiences off the beaten-track), here’s everything you need for your next European adventure.
Ahead of each new month, we compile a list of destinations across Europe which are perfectly suited to visit that month. Considering things like weather, busyness, natural and cultural events, and other factors, our top picks for December are the pastel-coloured villages of France's Alsace region; the festive wonderland of Germany's Harz Mountains; Estonia's Tallinn, considered one of Europe's top Christmas destinations; and magical Bratislava in Slovakia. Check out our highlights and favourite sites below.
September offers an ideal window to explore Europe, as the summer crowds disperse, pleasant weather prevails, and the vibrant autumn hues begin to grace the landscapes. With milder temperatures, shorter queues at popular attractions, and a more authentic local experience, it's a prime month for an enriching European getaway.
August is an ideal time to travel in Europe, as the continent comes alive with a vibrant atmosphere, long sunny days, and a plethora of cultural events and festivals. From the picturesque beaches of the Mediterranean to the historic cities and lush countryside, Europe offers an unforgettable summer experience during this month.
Europe is a treasure trove of stunning landscapes, rich history, and diverse cultures. While many travellers flock to popular destinations like France, Italy, and Spain, there are countless lesser-known spots that offer unique camping experiences.
July is an ideal time to explore Europe, offering a vibrant mix of cultural festivals, pleasant weather, and extended daylight hours. From the dazzling fireworks of Bastille Day in Paris to the sun-drenched beaches of the Mediterranean, the continent beckons with its rich heritage, enticing cuisine, and a myriad of unforgettable experiences.
Camping holidays are a fantastic way to explore the great outdoors, connect with nature, and spend quality time with family and friends. For people with limited mobility, finding accessible campsites and facilities can be challenging.
Germany has a rich but fragmented tapestry of history, in part due to political events, geographical fluctuations and, of course, seismic world events. The country is full of museums, theatres, monuments and much more making Germany a fantastic choice for campers interested in history, science, art and politics.
Ahh Europe... birthplace to some of the world's most famous composers, musicians and songwriters, and home to a great selection of intimate music bars, awesome underground scenes, world-famous clubs, live music venues and stunning opera houses.
There are lots of ways you can make your camping holiday even better. For example, choosing the very best tent and camping equipment or making your journey stress-free by using a shipping service to transport all your equipment for you.
Every year, our friends at Lonely Planet publish the ultimate list of countries, regions and cities which they deem must-visits for the year ahead. We're excited that more of the destinations that we offer have been chosen to represent 2022's Best in Travel than ever before.
For making memories, having great experiences and relaxation you can't beat a good camping holiday. Whether you prefer a tent, caravan or motorhome, you can experience the best in an affordable way and without missing out on all of the holiday luxuries you want to enjoy.