The most beautiful national parks in Europe

The best of national parks in Europe

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful national parks in Europe
Inserted: 14.07.2019
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

Europe offers dozens of beautiful national parks worth visiting. Whether it's mountain ranges, lake areas or protected river and sea coast sections. Come and see the most beautiful of them and be inspired for your next trip

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Ecrins National Park

The most beautiful part of the French Alps

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The Ecrins National Park is situated around the mighty Barre des Écrins (4,102 m asl). It is a very large… continue reading

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Triglav National Park

The most beautiful region of Slovenia

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The Julian Alps of the Slovenian side offer a great number of beautiful places. There are many beautiful… continue reading

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České Švýcarsko and Labské pískovce

The most beautiful region of the Czech Republic

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Area loved by photographers and tourists surrounding the Elbe canyon at the border with Germany. You will… continue reading

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High Tauern

The highest Austrian mountains

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The High Tauern are the highest Austrian mountains. The highest peak is Grossglockner. You can also find here… continue reading

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Plitvice Lakes

The most famous lakes of Europe

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| Altitude: 523 m / 1 716 ft

Plitvice Lakes are the most famous national park in Croatia. You will find here beautiful lakes, wonderful… continue reading

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Ordesa y Monte Perdido national park

The most beautiful national park in the Pyrenees

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Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park is located in the Spanish Pyrenees. Its center is the Rio Arazas Valley … continue reading

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Teide National Park

The most famous national park of the Canary Island

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Directly in the middle of Tenerife, you will find the large Teide National Park, set around the Pico del… continue reading

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Saxon Switzerland

The most beautiful area of Germany

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| Altitude: 173 m / 568 ft

Saxon Switzerland is located in the east of Germany at the Czech border and connects to the area of N.P.… continue reading

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Skaftafell National Park

Paradiese of Glaciers

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| Altitude: 502 m / 1 647 ft

The Skaftafell National Park is bordered by the Öræfajökull glacier from the east and Skeiðarárjökull from… continue reading

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Jotunheimen

Norway's highest mountain range

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Jotunheimen is a large mountain area in the southern part of Norway. The highest mountain is Galdhøpiggen (2… continue reading

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Durmitor

The highest mountains of Montenegro

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Durmitor is not only the most famous mountain range of Montenegro, but also a national park registered in the… continue reading

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Rondane National Park

Typical Norwegian mountains

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Rondane National Park covers a beautiful area of the same name with several two thousand peaks. The area is… continue reading

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The High Tatras

The smallest high mountains in the world

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The highest slovak mountains – the High Tatras are the biggest tourist and climbing attraction all over the… continue reading

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Krka National Park

Park with the most famous Croatian waterfall

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Krka National Park is situated around the Krka and Čikola basins. There are a number of waterfalls on the… continue reading

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The Giant Mountains

The highest mountains in the Czech repub

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Picturesque Giant Mountains (in Czech called Krkonose) are the highest mountains in the Czech Republic and… continue reading

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Slovak Paradise

Area full of beautiful gorges

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The Slovak Paradise is one of the world's unique regions due to the large number of wild gorges, which are… continue reading

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Paklenica National Park

National park with two breathtaking canyons

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Paklenica National Park is located in the beautiful Velebit Mountains. It is a paradise for hikers. The base… continue reading

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Veľká Fatra

Infinite meadows

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The National Park of Veľká Fatra is one of the dominants of Slovakia, which is covered by a large number of… continue reading

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Šumava

A massive mountain range in the south of Bohemia

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Šumava is located on the border between the Czech Republic and Germany (there is located its highest mountain… continue reading

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Berchtesgaden National Park

The most beautiful national park of Germany

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Perhaps the most picturesque part of the German Bavarian Alps is the Berchtesgaden National Park. Its center… continue reading

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Podyjí

The youngest national park in the Czech Republic

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| Altitude: 442 m / 1 450 ft

Podyjí National Park is the youngest and smallest national park in the Czech Republic. The Thayatal NP is… continue reading

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Cairngorms National Park

Scotland's largest national park

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The park was primarily based on the untouched area and the forests that are here. You will be pleasantly… continue reading

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Low Tatras

Little Brother of the High Tatras

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The second highest Slovak mountain range – Low Tatras is not only an attraction for summer, but especially… continue reading

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Hardangervidda National Park

The largest plateau of northern Europe

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Hardangervidda National Park is situated on the plateau of the same name. It is a landscape with a huge… continue reading

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Malá Fatra

Range with the most beautiful mountain in Slovakia

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Malá Fatra is the fourth highest mountain range in Slovakia and one of the most visited. The highest peak is… continue reading

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Sutjeska National Park

Bosnia and Herzegovina's most beautiful park

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Sutjeska became a national park in 1965. It is located in the Maglić mountain range with the highest mountain… continue reading

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Connemara National Park

Ireland's most beautiful national park

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Connemara National Park is located on the west coast of Ireland. Renowned for its relatively high hills, it… continue reading

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Sierra Nevada

The highest mountains of the Iberian Peninsula

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The Sierra Nevada mountains are the highest continental mountains of Spain (the higher is just Pico de Teide… continue reading

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Gory Stolowe National Park

The only table mountains in Poland

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The Table Mountains National Park (Gory Stolowe) is located in Poland and continues the protected landscape… continue reading

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Exmoor National Park

National Park in South West England

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| Altitude: 339 m / 1 112 ft

Exmoor is a national park located on the coast of the Bristol Channel in the south-west of England. The park… continue reading

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