It’s a clear indicator that summer is approaching when you pull out the picnic basket, the blankets, and mini cutleries! Europe boasts world-class parks ideal for summertime picnics, in addition to its historical structures, art scenes, fantastic beaches, and wild parties!
Relaxation is essential whether you visit Europe for a week or just a weekend! A picnic is the best way to enjoy the surroundings and enjoy some sights! We’ve chosen Europe’s best picnic spots, prepare a picnic basket to enjoy, and set you off on your European holiday.
Pick your preferred spot, unwind and enjoy the view!
Did you know that Paris is one of the greatest places to pick a spot and enjoy a picnic with your family? Yes, you read it right! Paris is sprinkled with a large number of parks and gardens making it a perfect spot to unwind and relax or plan a picnic!
A little distance from the Champs de Mars is the best location in Paris for a picnic. There is a sizable green space between the Arrondissement and the Eiffel Tower. It’s the most decent location in Paris to watch the sunset and a terrific spot for a picnic!
Every year, Parisian families come to enjoy the gardens’ fall colours and the warmth of the summer. It is wonderfully serene and creates an ideal setting for viewing the Eiffel Tower‘s nighttime illuminations.
So pack a bottle of wine, some fruit, and a fresh baguette, and head to one of Europe’s best picnic locations!
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Float in the Romance of Pristine Paris
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Buen Retiro Park – Madrid
This park transforms into a major gathering spot in the heart of Madrid once summer arrives! Here, losing track of time is simple, especially if you lounge around the lake in a small boat taking in the natural scenery!
The gardens patterned after Versaille, the roses, and the glass palace make it a great relaxing place! Lay out your blanket and remain for a bit. Is there anything more enjoyable in life than to take in the Spanish sun, read that book you’ve been planning on reading, and listen to the musicians playing between the trees?
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Dwell With the Jewell in the Sun
A Retreat to the Fantastic Landscape
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A Gleaming Jewel of the World
The Jewel of the Canary Islands
The Unsung Island
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Palma De Mallorca
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Geiranjer Fjord, Norway
The world-famous fjords of Norway are known for their stunning natural beauty; they combine rugged Northern cliff walls with dazzling, clean water making it a perfect spot for a picnic. One of Norway‘s most well-known fjords, Geiranjer Fjord, is surrounded by some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the country and is visited by millions of people every year!
Saxon National Park, Switzerland
Saxon National Park in Switzerland is a breathtaking paradise with broad rivers, snow-capped mountains in the background, and lush meadows. The Bastei Bridge is the perfect location for a fantastic picnic on a peaceful morning or at the end of a hard hike.
You will value stopping for a picnic if you enjoy exploring new places and hiking. On the other hand, a picnic by the river in Saxon Switzerland will surpass all of your European holidays if you enjoy beautiful vistas and relaxation!
Lago di Braies, Italy
Due to its crystal-clear waters and beautiful mountain reflections, Lake Di Braies in South Tyrol, Italy, is ideal for an unforgettable picnic. It is necessary to mention why this lake is among our top European picnic destinations because Italy is a gastronomic paradise that also boasts magnificent lakes and mountains!
For those searching for a pleasant day hike, the circuit logo di Braie day trek is a fantastic choice! You can relax with a Sandwich or slice of pizza as the sun sets on a great day spent exploring the outdoors, taking in the breathtaking views of the largest natural lake!
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Margret Island, Budapest
Budapest‘s Margaret Island, on the Danube, is ideal for a springtime picnic. The 2.5 km-long island is favourite among locals for outdoor sunbathing and relaxing. Also, a nearby market eliminates the need to take your picnic foods by public transportation from the city. You can head to the island prepared with your baskets and blankets, plus a few local specialities from the nearby market mentioned above!
On Margaret Island, there is a Japanese garden that is worth visiting before or after your beautiful picnic! Don’t miss this out!
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Landing Over the Magical Mystery
Wander the Majestic Wonderland
The largest park in Amsterdam, Vondelpark, is considered as the most favourite park among visitors and locals. Take in the free summer concerts held at the park’s bandstand or outdoor theatre visited by millions of tourists worldwide. There are many wonderful locations to settle down with your blanket and basket in the park’s magnificent open spaces. There are also playgrounds for kids, statues, and a historical museum.
This is also a perfect location to take your kids on a picnic!
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Petrin Hill, Prague
Due to its setting and picturesque ambience, Petrin Hill Park is one of Europe’s top picnic spots. Petrin Hill is a beautiful park in Lesser Town that, unfortunately, looks out over Prague Castle. Some of the greatest views in the capital can be seen in Petrin, particularly from the observation tower. The city’s architecture is at its peak, including its numerous castles and bridges!
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The City of a Hundred Spires!
Family Grins in the Golden City
Vibe in the Vibrant Setting
Immerse Into the Boho Charm and Fantasy World
Spring, fall, or summer are all excellent times to picnic in Europe at Petrin Hill. The ground and trees will be covered in flowers in the spring and summer, and the autumn colours will be nothing short of stunning. You only need to pick up a picnic basket with fresh fruits, pastries and berries to prepare for a lovely picnic in Prague!
If you plan to go on a trip to Europe, go on a picnic to unwind and relax! These locations mentioned above are the most preferred locations by locals and tourists for a picnic getaway!
Have a safe journey!