Enjoy the summer weather by participating in outdoor activities during your Eastern Europe vacation.
If you really like "roughing it," camping in Eastern Europe will give you an authentic experience in untouched wilderness miles from civilization. Find a local to accompany you in order to secure the perfect camping location.
Outdoor Activities in Eastern Europe - BirdwatchingFor birdwatchers, Eastern Europe's forests and waterways can be exciting places to catch sight of rare species. The Altai Mountains and the Danube Delta are two particularly biodiverse regions of Eastern Europe that are hotspots for birdwatchers.
Outdoor Activities in Eastern Europe - HikingHiking is a popular outdoor activity in Eastern Europe. Hike in the Mountains of Bulgaria or in any of Eastern Europe's parks. Path may not be as well marked or maintained as they are in the US, so take a map or someone who is familiar with the terrain.
Outdoor Activities in Eastern Europe - BoatingAs many Eastern European cities are located near seas, rivers, or lakes, an afternoon of boating may be a pleasant addition to your planned activities. Croatia's seaside cities hold festivals that cater to boat enthusiasts, as well.
Outdoor Activities in Eastern Europe - BikingMany tour companies offer bike tours, or you can rent a bike and explore on your own. If you plan on biking cross-country, you'll want to have a list of bike shops in Eastern Europe and plan ahead for any contingencies.