European vacations are quite expensive, but some of the cities are affordable in this continent for you to travel. It is judged based on various factors such as transport fares, hotel stays, meals, liquor price and much more.
Top 10 cheapest cities
These 10 cities are the apt destinations for the budget minded travelers, where you need to spend below $25 for a day for rooms, activities and tour agenda. You have good deals on every local beer you drink, amazing sights and attraction sites for you to make the holidays a memorable one.
Bucharest, Romania ranks first in the cheapest list where you can finish the whole deal with in $23.38. Sofia, Bulgaria is the second cheapest city and it welcomes the tourist with vast coastal line and mountain resorts. It costs $24.43 for a person to roam in this city. Some of the other cities in the list are:
- Kiev, Ukraine
- Krakow, Poland
- Belgrade, Serbia
- Zagreb, Croatia
- Warsaw, Poland
- Budapest, Hungary
- Riga, Latvia
- Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Likewise, you should also know about some of the expensive cities of Europe such as London, Brussels, Edinburgh, Venice and Oslo.
Kiev Ukraine (churches and museums)
Photo Credit: Dieter Zirnig
Kiev is termed as the pearl of Ukraine and this city is about 2000 years old. As you travel around the city, you will be amazed by the impressive cultural heritage, historical monuments and exotic landscape. Tourists will be really interested in the museums, opera, ballet, and also it is affordable for them to travel through the city.
Andriyivsky Uzviz is otherwise called as Andrew’s descent. You can spot St. Andrew’s Church here and the crisp blue domes attract people. Visit the church during festival time to watch the celebrations that take place on the street.
Chornobyl Museum is located in Podil district and it reminds you about the terrific disaster of the nuclear reactor that happened in 1986. This museum houses photos of that incident, and in what way did radiation affect the surrounding area.
Some of the other museums that might impress you are Mikhail Bulgakov, National Museum, Mykola Syadristy Micro-miniatures, State Aviation Museum and Pirogovo.
St Sophia’s Cathedral and its stunning architecture make it more special. The travelers are quite amazed by the golden domes and green roofs and it took decades for the people to complete it. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the cathedral was built during the 11th century.
Monastery of Pechersk Lavra is quite impressive one to pay a visit.
Perfect spot for a family outing
Visit the islands namely Dolobetsk and Venetian for you to relax and spend quality time with your family members. There are lots of things for outdoor activities in the hydropark such as beaches, boats, casino, open air club, and restaurants. Enjoy all through the day and also the nightlife. You can also visit some of the opera houses to know about the culture and beauty of Kiev.
There are many tour operators offering affordable packages and you can opt for one to tour the city with great comfort. Enjoy the beauty of the cities at an affordable cost.
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