Do you agree, that sightseeing might be boring? Sometimes one adventurous attraction can be 10 times more reasonable than a bus tour for the whole day. Find adventures everywhere you go - in a park or shopping mall, in the main square or narrow street. In case if you are seeking for real extreme adventures in Europe, keep reading and you will know more. These places were created for adventure lovers. Don’t hesitate to visit all of them and add new ones to the list.
Mont Blanc Mountain, France
Mont Blanc is widely known among hikers and not only. It’s not surprising at all, because it’s the highest point of the Western Europe with the height of 4808 meters above the sea level. The name of the mountain is directly translated as “white mountain”, because it is totally covered by snow. Mont Blanc is a top destination in the Alps for mountain climbing, hiking, skiing and snowboarding all the year round. You will definitely enjoy the feeling being above the clouds!
Are you dreaming to climb Mont Blanc? Remember, this mountain trip to the high altitude is more responsible than just a walk in a park. If you haven’t been in mountains before, you have to be prepared physically and equipped well. Ask your future instructor for all the details and have an enjoyable journey to the world of ice and snow!
Iceland is the European country, which is located between Norwegian Sea and Atlantic Ocean. This country is pretty different thanks to its remoteness from Europe. Most of tourists fly to Iceland craving for its natural attractions. Iceland is popular for the volcanoes, national parks and northern light. But if you are adventurous enough, meet the shortest day in the whole Europe, which lasts only for four minutes. You are right, Reykjavik was recognized as the darkest capital in Europe! Don’t forget about Blue Lagoon in Iceland, which is among 25 wonders of the world. Iceland is different from any other island or continent. It is the area, where fire can exist together with ice. Iceland is full of secrets. Are you the person, who is going to discover them?
El Caminito Del Rey, Spain
El Caminito Del Rey is located close to Malaga in Spain. It’s name is literally translated from Spanish as “the King’s Walkway”. This route is recognized as the most dangerous trails in the world. However, it’s not that dangerous anymore after its reconstruction, which was finished in 2015. El Caminito Del Rey is a long trail on a big height. Visitors walk through several kilometers on a long suspended trails and bridges over the precipices. It is the real challenge for those, who is afraid of height. People come here for an unforgettable adventure and spectacular views. This can be the challenge of your life to visit the 7,7-km walkway along steep walls. Go for it!
If you want to explore a stunning mountain scenery, go to Interlaken in Switzerland. This place is especially beautiful, when it’s snowing and dark. So, you can see illumination on snow-white everywhere around. Interlaken has become a tourist destination since this area became equipped with the railway. Today Interlaken turned to be a popular ski resort in wintertime. But if you come in summer time do a boat trip and go hiking around the village. Enjoy the green scenery around Interlaken. Most of tourists prefer to use a cable car in order to have better observation of such a wonderful landscape.
Everybody knows, that there are lots of unbelievable beaches in Spain, while not everybody heard about Tarifa. This beach is considered to be the best place for those, who can’t imagine their life without sports and adventures. Is it you? Let’s go!
Tarifa was a simple fishing town before it became a real place of pilgrimage for adventure seekers. This is the place where you can see hundreds of kite surfers and paragliders practicing their skills on the beach at the same time. You might be worry to go there, if you have never tried these activities. Although, there is no need to be worried. The Tarifa Beach is full of beginners, and you can be one of them. Book your ticket to Spain for this summer. Adventures are waiting for you!
Even though Madeira is known for its tasty wines and lazy lifestyle, it also attracts adventurous tourists all over the world. If you are in Madeira, visit Arieiro rock peak. It is famous for winding trails and lunar landscape all around. It seems thrilling and mystical even for experienced hikers. As soon as you are tired of walking for a long distance, descent to a beach. Madeira beaches offer a lot of surfing schools with high-quality service. Madeira seems to be a paradise for adventure seekers? Yes, it is! Visit Portugal during your next vacation!
Are you convinced to visit one of these adventurous destinations? Do you know more places, you would like to recommend? Leave them in comments and inspire the other travellers to visit or even join your trip!