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Although Europe is the second smallest continent on the planet, it has played a remarkable part in the creation of Western culture. A patchwork of over 40 countries, each destination still has claims to ancient history, and scattered remnants can still be seen today. Each country possesses its own culture, traditions and language – displaying such diversity even to close neighbours – not to mention delectable food and timeless art.
Compact, ancient and beautiful, Europe offers some of the best cultural experiences in the world, alongside stunning natural splendours – all less than five hours away from your doorstep.
Cox & Kings offers a wide variety of luxury holidays in Europe. From tours to Russia, The Southern Caucuses and Eastern Europe to luxury breaks in Italy, Spain and Greece, tours highlighting Turkey’s fascinating history and architecture, and short breaks in a selection of the finest cities on the continent including Vienna, Venice & Rome. Our expert travel consultants have all travelled extensively throughout the region, and would be delighted to help you choose your luxury holiday to Europe.
So whether you would like to chase the northern lights in Iceland, explore Russia via the Trans-Siberian express, uncover renaissance art in Italy or take a short break in Turkey, our travel consultants will be able to arrange it all for you.
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Explore stunning mountain and coastal scenery, archaeological sites and mysterious green valleys.
Experience a wealth of historical monuments, spectacular mountain scenery and warm hospitality.
Part of the famous Silk Road along the shores of Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan is rich in culture and natural resources.
Having long been off the mainstream tourist maps of Europe, Belarus is now one of the continent’s emerging destinations.
Explore a country rich in attractions from a complicated history, visit historic sites and see ever-changing Sarajevo.
See impressive architecture in Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna, admire beautiful mountain scenery and enjoy warm hospitality.
Travellers can stroll down cobbled old town streets by the coast, under a Mediterranean climate.
Experience Danish art and design, Viking past, Jutland sandy beaches and its archipelago.
Visit a country renowned for its huge forests, vast wetlands, many offshore islands and medieval capital of Tallinn.
Be captivated by isolated untouched landscapes, national parks, harbours and glorious buildings.
Explore fascinating medieval churches, beautiful landscapes, rock-cave monasteries and generous hospitality.
Greece is an enchanting destination and is widely considered the birthplace of western civilisation.
Voyage to this land of fire and ice, with its smoking volcanoes, geothermal springs, enormous glaciers and more.
The long booted leg of Italy stretches out into the Mediterranean Sea, tapping the island of Sicily with its toe.
Arguably the last truly off-the-beaten track destination in Europe, Kosovo is a land still waiting to be discovered.
Latvia, one of the more recent members to join the EU, is one of the three Baltic states along with Lithuania and Estonia.
The capital of Vilnius is dotted with cobbled streets, 18th century town houses and Baroque churches.
Rich in art and architecture, Malta is characterised by a colourful history and beautiful landscapes.
The tiny nation of Moldova is one of the least-visited countries in the world, but not for long.
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Explore Roman ruins, Ottoman architecture and churches of the Ohrid also known as the ‘Macedonian Jerusalem’.
A haven of unspoilt natural beauty, with Roman cities, Crusader castles and Byzantine churches.
Discover a land of breathtaking fjords, midnight sun, glaciers, colourful villages and stunning scenery.
Uncover this underrated country and its rugged mountains, splendid old towns and salt mines.
Portugal has an old-fashioned charm, with its many picturesque villages and medieval castles.
Admire painted monasteries, imposing castles and palaces, medieval churches, and rural villages.
Stretching from eastern Europe to northern Asia, Russia covers nine time zones and a huge range of environments.
Located at the crossroads of central and south-eastern Europe, the country offers...
This tiny country is full of beautiful cities, lakes, caves, architectural gems and historic villages.
The many regions of Spain offer strikingly different scenery, from the rugged green and rainy Atlantic coastline of...
Discover pastel coloured villages, beautiful cities, stay in ice hotels and track the Northern lights.
This calm and cosmopolitan country features the best chocolate, cuckoo clocks and scenic rail journeys in the world.
Discover a wealth of sights – Istanbul where east meets west, Pamukkale, Troy, Aphrodisias, Ephesus and more.
Ukraine is one of the least discovered parts of old-world eastern Europe; yet it is full of wonders.