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Summer destinations in Europe

Discover the wonders of Europe

Would you like to experience a dream vacation with white sandy beaches and turquoise waters? You don’t need to travel far for that, as Europe offers many heavenly destinations that will make you feel like you’re in the Maldives!

The Millevista team has prepared a selection of the most pleasant summer destinations in Europe for you.

1. Sardinia

Located south of Corsica, this small Italian island will not disappoint you !

With its 9,000 archaeological sites, lush landscapes, and above all, its hundreds of breathtakingly beautiful beaches, you won’t be bored during your stay in Sardinia. There are so many landscapes to explore on this island, ranging from white sandy beaches to caves and coves, as well as the highest peaks that are perfect for hikers, not to mention the charming small villages scattered throughout the island.

Take a stroll through the old quarter of Il Castello and visit the Palazzo di Citta to discover Sardinian art. Climb to the top of the Capo Spartivento lighthouse for an exceptional panorama, explore the must-visit island of San Pietro, and lounge on its splendid beaches. Admire the numerous nuraghes, small stone towers scattered throughout the land, and make sure not to end your trip without visiting the village of Bosa. With its pastel-colored buildings, castle, and old town, it will enchant you !

In short, if you want to discover the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean and enjoy a stay rich in culture and history, Sardinia is the place for you !

For your stay in Sardinia, we recommend the Gabbiano Azzurro hotel, which will truly make you experience the dolce vita !

2. Mykonos

An essential European destination, Mykonos is a true little paradise on Earth !

With its blue and white alleyways, flower-filled passages, and stunning sea views, this idyllic island will make you fall in love, ensuring an unforgettable stay! Spending a few days in Mykonos means treating yourself to incredibly relaxing vacations and a true moment of happiness !

Take a leisurely stroll along the coast of Alefkandra, also known as “Little Venice” due to its resemblance to the charming Italian town, then visit the folklore museum to learn more about the island’s culture. Relax on the beautiful Greek beaches, such as Capari Beach, with its turquoise waters and fine sand – there’s nothing more soothing than that !

Head to the sublime windmills that seem to come from another era and enjoy an unmatched view of the sea…

Indulge in the multiple flavors of Greek cuisine and visit the mythical Paraportiani Church. Take a trip to a nearby island, like Delos, and once the sun sets, don’t hesitate to enjoy Mykonos’ vibrant nightlife that will constantly surprise you !

For your stay in Mykonos, we recommend the Cavo Tagoo hotel, which offers magnificent sea views and a private pool !

3. Annecy

No need to go to the seaside to enjoy turquoise water! Annecy, a charming small town, will offer you the blue of the Mediterranean and the Alpine greenery.

With its incomparable landscapes, medieval architecture, crystal-clear lake, and Savoyard gastronomy…

Admire the numerous picturesque canals that make it the “Venice of the Alps,” wander through its old town, and taste a good raclette in the evening. Visit the Annecy Castle, which offers a splendid view of the city, and enjoy the sublime lake for swimming. Try water sports or even a bike ride! Explore one of the many hiking trails available in Annecy, and why not opt for a guide to better understand the region’s history…

Take a deep breath of fresh air and recharge in a charming hotel in the heart of the mountains. Easily access the first ski slopes of Haute-Savoie and try paragliding for more thrills or simply to admire an incredible panorama of waterfalls, the lake, and the greenery.

For your stay in Annecy, we recommend the Beau Site Talloires hotel, which offers private access to one of the lake’s beaches…

4. Las Palmas

Although located off the African continent, the Canary Islands archipelago is part of Spain and therefore indeed European ! Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, one of the islands in this archipelago, is a green gem with beautiful beaches and turquoise waters – the perfect place for an exotic vacation.

Relax in Doramas Park and admire the lush nature that resides there. Take a trip to Arucas to visit its famous dark cathedral built with lava stones, then admire the works at the Canarian Museum.

Stroll through the Maspalomas Dunes Nature Reserve, which spans over 400 hectares and offers an incredible and ever-changing spectacle.

Visit the Arguineguin market and taste the island’s specialties, or discover the port of Mogan with its 200 moorings, romantic flower-filled alleys, and picturesque balconies – an atmosphere frozen in time waiting to be explored! Finally, enjoy one of the island’s many paradisiacal beaches; the blue of the ocean and fine sand will surely please you !

For your stay in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, we recommend the Bohemia Suites & Spa hotel, which offers a colorful atmosphere and a sea view for your utmost delight !

Don’t wait any longer to book your summer vacation and contact the agency now!

Have a great trip!

The Millevista team!