Best Winter City Breaks in Europe

Cities, Charming Towns, and More!

This list of the best winter city breaks in Europe will excite you for all the best places to visit during the winter months, from November to March.

The Best Winter City Breaks in Europe

Whether you want some winter sun, the northern lights, Christmas markets, epic skiing and snowboarding, or charming towns covered in snow.

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Reykjavik, Iceland

One of the most unique experiences during the winter in Reykjavik is the opportunity to see the Northern Lights.

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Salzburg, Austria

Situated near the Austrian Alps, the quaint city of Salzburg is full of history and beautiful architecture.  Since the sights are close together, the city is easily walkable, which allows you to be able to take in the city’s ambiance.

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow is one of the best cities to visit in Europe during the winter months. The city is full of festive cheer, with beautiful Christmas markets and twinkling lights everywhere you look.

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Palma de  Mallorca, Spain

Sunny winter days are ideal for long beachside walks and even for a swim in Palma’s crystal clear waters. Another reason that makes Palma de Mallorca the perfect Europe city break in winter is that you can enjoy the city’s sites with fewer crowds.

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