The 20 Best Mountain Towns to Visit in europe

Options include a fishing village in Scotland, a medieval town in the French Alps, a stunningly preserved fortress in Croatia, and an alpine ski town in Sweden.

Portree, Scotland

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You can explore sea caves or go hiking in the neighboring Kyleakin (where Bonnie Prince Charlie first landed in Scotland after his Jacobite Rebellion in 1745.

Bled, Slovenia

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This alpine town looks like something straight out of a fairy tale: The aptly named Lake Bled, surrounded by mountains and filled with swans, is one of the most peaceful spots in Europe.

Gimmelwald, Switzerland

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This charming non-touristy spot in the Bernese Alps is best known for its hiking trails but it’s also one of the few places where it’s easy to access Mürren.

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