Finding a great beach when you’re on holiday can be a task if you are not familiar with the area, and there’s nothing worse than going somewhere to find out you could have been spending your time somewhere better. So to help you out here is our list of the 5 best beaches in Europe.


  1. Tenby Harbour. (Wales)

This quaint Welsh seaside town contains one of the best beaches in Wales, its golden sand and blue seas it is definitely worth a visit. There’s plenty to do here with regular events being held on the beach and plenty of lovely souvenir shops and cafes so it is really easy to make a really nice day here.

  1. Praia da Cova. (Portugal)

This beach is a great romantic destination and offers spectacular views of a classic European beach. The golden sands and deep blue ocean make this beach one to see, there’s plenty of bars and restaurants in the neighbouring area so you won’t be stuck for something to do and at the end of the night, why not enjoy a lovely stroll along the coastline after your evening meal.

  1. Isolla Bella (Sicily)

This beach offers a little bit more culture than others offering visitors history tours and visits to the local vineyard for wine tasting. This beach offers visitors a little extra as opposed to just laying on the sand.

  1. Grande Plage de Biarritz (France)

This beach is a great choice for walkers, as well as the classic beach aesthetic for relaxing this beach also has over 12 different walking routes all different skill levels and distances.

  1. Nissi beach (Cyprus)

This beach would be perfect for the nightclubber in you, located alongside the main strip in Cyprus you can be sure to have a good time whether you are looking for a relaxing beach or if you prefer the nightlife.