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National parks to visit in Europe
Written by Sonia Rawat on July 16, 2021 Share on

Top 10 National Parks to Visit in Europe

Europe- A continent full of surprises, this is said to be one of the best places to visit on earth. Besides this fact, the city of this continent is a living history in itself. You will find everything different in the culture of Europe. If you are a nature lover or adventure junkie, then this place is all you need for. Europe has one of the best national parks which has exclusive species. This is the best way to escape from city noise and take a break to praise the beauty of God’s creation. In this blog, I covered all the places that should be added to your itinerary to Europe. Here are some top 10 National parks to visit in Europe vacation.

10 Best National Parks to Visit in Europe

  • Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
  • Jotunheimen National Park, Norway
  • Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland
  • Oulanka National Park, Finland
  • Saxon Switzerland National Park, Germany
  • Ordesa Monte Perdido National Park, Spain
  • Hohe Tauern National Park, Austria
  • Sarek National Park, Sweden
  • Göreme National Park, Turkey
  • Bialowieza National Park, Poland
 

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1. Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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This national park is one of the parks with rich biodiversity and mesmerizing views. Located in Croatia with lush greenery. This park is also awarded under UNESCO World heritage site in 1979. This park is spread over 300 square km adjoining the lake at a distance of 8km. This place is undeniably gorgeous for those who are always in search of scenic beauty. You can see rare birds, wolves, deer, bears, and many flowering trees. Though this park is open all days, however, timing keeps changing according to the weather. So, we will suggest you take a quick check before leaving for this place.

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2. Jotunheimen National Park, Norway

Jotunheimen National Park, Norway, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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Covered with majestic mountains and glaciers is a huge delight to mountain lovers. The tranquil lakes will take away all your worries and makes this experience unforgettable. This place offers a hiking experience to visitors. The best time to visit this place is during mid-summer. You can reach there by train or by bus from Oslo to Ardal.

3. Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland

Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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located on a small island of Iceland and is also the second-largest national park in Europe. The island could be small but the glaciers, ice caves, and mountains might amaze you. Here you can hike over the mountain and capture some good memories with you. If you got lucky you might see some rare species out there.

Also, read – Your guide to Dreamy vacation in Europe

 

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4. Oulanka National Park, Finland

Oulanka National Park, Finland, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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This park is in Northern Ostrobothnia and is one of the surprising parks with wild rapids and Exceptional florals. This place is covered with vast forests and an ideal location for hiking over the Oulanka valleys.

Major attractions of this place are : Oulanka canyon, Ristikallio cliffs, Rupakivi and Taivalköngäs Rapids

 

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5. Saxon Switzerland National Park, Germany

Saxon Switzerland National Park, Germany, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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The craggy rock formations make this park very unique. people come here to see the virgin part of this park. The main attraction is the famous Bastei bridge. You can enjoy nature by walking across the bridge. people often come here for rock climbing and trekking. I recommend you to reach this place in the early morning to enjoy the serenity of this place until still dusk.

 

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6. Ordesa Monte Perdido National Park, Spain

Ordesa Monte Perdido National Park, Spain, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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This place is for those travelers who want all in one package of adventure. From glacial lakes to amazing wildlife and waterfalls this place has a lot to offer. This park faces mount Perdido, an ideal place for trekkers. You can delight your eyes with the beautiful Arazas river across the Ordesa valley. The preferable time to visit this national park is mid-summer.

 

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7. Hohe Tauern National Park, Austria

Hohe Tauern National Park, Austria, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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Hohe Tauern national park has Austria’s highest peak with an elevation of 3768 m above sea level. Take a look at different undiscovered waterfalls. Above all Krimmal falls is Europe’s highest fall make this the center of attraction. There are plenty of hikes that take place annually by the trekkers and you can also arrange a picnic with your loved ones. The preferable time to visit this place is in the early morning so you can explore the major of this national park.

 

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8. Sarek National Park, Sweden

Sarek National Park, Sweden, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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Sarek can be found in the north of Sweden. Sweden is a famous country for its colorful and diverse culture, it has so much to offer to its visitors. This national park is established over a century ago and is also home to rich wildlife. The beauty of Sarek can be seen in Mountains, valleys, and glaciers. Throughout the year travelers visit here to see the major attraction of this place that is Sarektjåkkå mountain. This is the best place for one who loves trekking.

9. Göreme National Park, Turkey

Göreme National Park, Turkey, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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Want to explore the wonderful landscape in Europe? This national park in Turkey is the best spot to check in on a clear day. The fascinating thing to do in Goreme is to take a ride in Hot air balloon and get a visual treat by praising the beauty of Turkey. You can also walk through the countryside and meet some local folks. So pack your bags in the dawn and explore the national park. Also, don’t forget to experience the magical sunset, this might be one of your best memories.

 

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10. Bialowieza National Park, Poland

Bialowieza National Park, Poland, National Parks to Visit in Europe
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This is one of the national parks which is inscribed under the UNESCO World Heritage site list. This landscape is densely covered in forests. The forest of Bialowieza is the pride of Poland and home to various species of flora and fauna. Many hikers come to this place to explore the off-limits forest. Hiking and cycling are the major activities there.

You can reach thereby:

Flight – Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport

Train – Hajnowka station

Bus- Białystok and Hajnówka to Białowieża

 

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