Summer is here, and our feet are just itching to press down on that gas pedal and drive off on holidays! Sun and beach are a great combination for summer, but there are plenty of other special destinations you can discover on your way to the beach. Here are our 5 top locations for your road trip in Europe, so you can enjoy both the drive and the destination.
Hotel Edelweiss, Mürren, Switzerland
If you are driving in Switzerland, make sure to calculate your route via Hotel Edelweiss in Mürren, Switzerland (46.561743, 7.896873) – park your car, relax and enjoy an amazing view!
Driving in north-eastern France? Make sure to stop by Kaysersberg (48.138639, 7.264298) – charming!
Bounce Below, Wales, UK
Planning to travel in the UK? Then visit Bounce Below trampoline attraction in caverns twice the size of St Paul’s Cathedral at Llechwedd in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales (53.004778, -3.942375). There will be three giant trampolines with three metre net walls to stop people climbing out.
If you are driving in Portugal this summer, remember to calculate your route via Monsanto (40.035504, -7.113726), voted in 1938 as the “most Portuguese village in Portugal”
Hotel Ristorante Grotta Palazzese in Polignano a Mare, Italy
If you are planning a very – very – special evening out this summer, take your loved one to Hotel Ristorante Grotta Palazzese in Polignano a Mare, Italy (40.996121, 17.221311) – it is a perfect location for that big night out.
We hope you liked the tips and wish you a wonderful summer. But before you head off, remember to download your essential summer travel companion CoPilot sat nav with offline European maps to avoid roaming costs when navigating abroad. Plus for a limited time you can save 10% off the regular price of our Europe sat nav apps.