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Best places to travel alone in Europe I Europe Travel Guide 2021

Published : 12 Sep 2021 10:15 PM | Updated : 18 Sep 2021 09:05 PM

Are you fond of traveling alone? Checking out some of the best places to travel alone in Europe? You have come to the exact place.. Traveling is not only about experiencing a new place but also an opportunity to meet new people, to learn about various cultures, to taste local cuisine and so on.

Here are some of the best places to travel alone in Europe:

1. Copenhagen (Denmark)

Copenhagen is an ideal destination for solo travelers especially women. The Danish people are very much helpful to travelers. It is also a safe city in Europe for solo travel. A solo traveler won’t find insecurity in this wonderful place in Europe. The amazing city lets you have a perfect blend of old and new architecture, beautiful canals, enchanting castles, and some world-class restaurants.

2. Oslo (Norway)

The United Nations declared Norway the world’s happiest country in 2017. This is a peaceful country in Europe. It also has a lower rate of crime. Oslo is the capital city of Norway where you may love to visit with your friends and families as well as alone. Norway is surrounded by wonderful Fjords, spectacular mountains, stunning Scandinavian architecture to vibrant cultural heritage, Transportation and language wouldn't be an issue while traveling in Oslo.

3. Interlaken (Switzerland)

We would highly recommend visiting Interlaken if your time is short. This fairy tale mountain village is undoubtedly said to be one of the best places to travel in Europe for its scenic beauty, wonderful snow-capped Swiss Alps, mind-blowing landscapes and countless waterfalls. The transportation system is well managed overall in Switzerland. A Swiss Travel Pass can be collected for worry-free travel. This pass can be used on a bus, boat, and train. The Swiss travel pass would cover up almost all museums' entry fees. 

4. Stockholm (Sweden)

Stockholm is an outstanding place for many visitors for solo traveling. The Swedish are always very helpful towards strangers. People may feel free to explore the city without any panic. Stockholm is an excellent choice to spend some quality time with your own self. The parks, the gardens, the harbor, the historic colored houses dating back hundreds of years would surely make you love the city.

5. Amsterdam (Netherlands)

You must include Amsterdam in your bucket list if you are a party freak. Except that, it is a wonderful city in Netherland. Amsterdam is called the Venice of the North because of its countless canals and decorated little bridges. In Europe, this place is famous as a romantic place. There's nothing to worry about the safety and transportation while traveling alone in Amsterdam as the city is absolutely safe for solo female travelers too. 

6. Prague (Czech Republic)

Prague is said to be one of the most visited places in Europe. This city is generally famous for honeymoons and couples for its natural beauty. Museums, monuments old clocks, bridges, and fairytale architectures are found throughout the city. This is one of the safest places in Europe for solo travelers, especially for females. Locals can speak and understand English pretty well there. It also has a wonderful transportation system. Most of the sightseeing is within a walking distance as well. 

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7. Vienna (Austria)

Visit Vienna, the imperial city, also the capital city of Austria you are fond of art, music, culture. Museums, stunning architecture, historical places, and sights are surrounded by the city. Locals are very friendly with travelers. One can explore this city on foot. The transportation system is well managed as well. Language wouldn't be a problem as English is used in every tourist place though German being the official language.

8. Budapest (Hungary)

Budapest is a small city with can be visited around on foot. It is also easy to navigate. Travelers may undergo bunches of free things to do in Budapest alone. The public transportation system in Budapest is money-saving. The incredible Hungarian cuisine, rich culture, and vibrant nightlife must be enjoyed there. Locals can understand and speak English well though Hungarian being the official language in Budapest. Moreover, Budapest is one of the safest places for female solo travelers in Europe.

9. Munich (Germany)

Traveling alone in Germany is however easy and interesting, especially in the capital, Munich. It is, moreover, safe for solo travelers as well. The public transportation system here is also well. One may go on foot to most places or take the trams. Cheap hostels are available at every corner of this place. You may start with visiting the galleries, joining an alternative street art tour to shopping at the flea markets to fulfill your solo trip. Finally, the locals always help the tourists.

10. Venice (Italy)

If you are heading to Italy, Venice must be at the top. But there's an interesting matter that solo travelers try to avoid Venice because it's a romantic city. In spite of being romantic, there are a lot of things to do alone in Venice. One can explore the UNESCO world heritage site and experience it on foot. This obviously is a tourist city, thus you need not worry about your safety. Venice is dependent on transportation either on foot or water. 

Haven't gone on a solo trip yet? Never panic! Though it might be frightening, the adventure would be so worth it. 

So, what are your recommended places in Europe for solo travel? Let us know in the comment section. 


1. Is traveling alone boring?

- While traveling alone, you might get a chance to explore your own self a bit more and find the inner you. Thus it's rather more exciting. 

2. Is a solo trip frightening?

- Though it might be frightening, the adventure would be so worth it. But you would never find a better option to break your introversion.

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