Places To Visit In Mediterranean Region

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Here are the top 46 destinations to visit in Mediterranean Region

1. Cappadocia

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1 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Cappadocia is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Turkey. It is located in the centre of Turkey, almost 700km from Istanbul. It is a land of natural wonder famous for its picturesque valleys, unique cave hotels, mystical underground cities and fairy chimneys (unique rock formations)...

2. Marrakech

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2 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Marrakech is the third largest city in Morocco and one of the four imperial cities. Lying at the foot of the Atlas mountains and just a few hours from the Sahara desert, it has a contrasting location and landscape. With magnificent palaces, historic museums, beautiful green gardens and great shoppin...

3. Florence

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3 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Florence, located in the heart of Italy's Tuscany region, is a city renowned for its rich history, art, culture, and stunning architecture. The city boasts some of the world's most famous art and cultural treasures. The city's architecture, churches, and palaces also showcase incredible works o...

4. Zagreb

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4 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

No other city glorifies culture and arts in Croatia like Zagreb. This capital city of the coastal country has a charm of its own, differentiating itself from the exotic beach towns and playful islands. Zagreb will not fail to fascinate you if you are a profound admirer of architecture, music, cinema...

5. Izmir

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5 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Izmir is the third largest city in Turkey (after Istanbul and Ankara) and the second biggest port. It is a modern metropolitan with a developed and busy city centre surrounded by a large bay. Located on the coast of the Aegean sea, Izmir is known for its beaches and watersports.

6. Beirut

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6 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

The repercussions of Civil War have subsided considerably and it seems the Lebanese zest for life and hospitality can have no deterrent. Beirut is a city rich in heritage, architecture and intellect. Recently with its outstanding new hotels, high-octane nightlife and arts quarter, Lebanon's resurrec...

7. Canary Islands

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7 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Housing some of the best beaches in the world, the Canaries provide a beautiful spot for a long romantic vacation. From the brilliant countryside views to the crystal clear waters, Canary islands have in store a lot of things for their tourists. It is also one of the most festive countries in the wo...

8. Corsica

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8 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

The island of Corsica, surrounded by the famous Mediterranean Sea, is the perfect example of an artistic blend of nautral beauty and rich history. Corsican culture interweaved with French and Italian influences make this place unique and an ideal holiday destination. The island is blessed with an in...

9. Naples

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9 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Naples is located towards southern Italy, on the western coast, by the Meditarranean sea. It is the third largest city in Italy, one of the oldest and most beautfiul cities in the world. The historic centre of Naples is infact a UNESCO World heritage site.

10. Pula

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10 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Pula is a place that offers you a taste of its history, with a rich flavor of Roman and Venetian architecture. The rich history of the town that has seen multiple rulers, showcase a lot of monuments and architectural masterpieces that not only woo one's attention but also speak volumes about the rei...

11. Zadar

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11 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

As one of the quieter and subtle tourist destinations in Croatia, Zadar has seen a lot of growth in tourism in the past 3 years. Renowned for being less crowded while boasting of major tourist locations such as the Monument of the Sun, Zadar is still recognized as a vacation spot for solo travellers...

12. Luxor

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12 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Luxor is famously known as the world's greatest open-air museum. Located in Southern Egypt, on the east bank of the River Nile. Luxor is a beautiful city. It has some of the world's most famous temples and tombs, a sprawling desert and the famous Western Valley Ruins.

13. Ankara

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13 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Ankara is the capital of Turkey and the second largest city after Istanbul. It is located in the centre of the Anatolian region and is known to be the nation's administrative centre. It is home to many well-preserved Roman and Ottoman relics scattered throughout the city.

14. Kas

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14 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Kas is a coastal town in the Antalya province of Turkey. It is the most sought-after scuba diving destination in Turkey and is known for sandy beaches, thrilling water sports and fresh seafood.

15. Seville

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15 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

The capital of AndalucĂȘa region of Spain, Seville is considered to be the cultural and financial capital of Southern Spain. Located on the banks of River Guadalquivir, Seville is rich in both looks as well as personality. Apart from the brilliant cultural heritage that the city provides, it also has...

16. Cairo

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16 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Nestled on the banks of the timeless Nile River, Cairo unfolds as a captivating blend where the intrigue of the past harmonizes effortlessly with the pulse of present-day living. The Giza Pyramids and Sphinx, monumental guardians of an age-old saga, command awe on the outskirts. Within the city's he...

17. Rovinj

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17 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Rovinj has an old-times charm as the city's major attraction. From the centuries old churches to medieval architecture and art, the city's beauty remains a hidden treasure due to the lack of tourism. The baroque buildings and the nearby nature parks add to the beauty of the region, while the turquoi...

18. Split

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18 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Once a stop over point for visitors to nearby islands, Split is now a thriving tourist destination. The largest town in Dalmatia receives its tourists with a small town vibe, breathtaking sights, and welcoming locals. A big part of the city of Split resides within the ancient walls of a Roman palace...

19. Majorca

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19 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

The largest of the Balearic Islands, Majorca is famous for the sunny beaches, amazing mountains and the beautiful landscapes. It is also a place where one can get affordable Mediterranean food. This island is the amalgamation of modern equipped beaches along with wild natural forests and mountain ra...

20. Makarska

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20 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Makarska is a great place to be when travelling across the Makarska Riviera. The small city is surrounded by the Adriatic sea on one side and the Biokovo mountain ranges on the other side. The scenic beauty and the moderate temperatures make it a perfect family getaway during the weekends. Beautiful...

21. Granada

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21 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Granada has a rich history and culture associated with it and is the most worthwhile city for visitors in Spain. This city offers a break from the extreme summer heat of other Andalusian cities. Rich in multicultural history, monuments and Alhambra, the city also has a student driven nightlife, and ...

22. Pamukkale

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22 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Pamukkale is located in southwestern Turkey, in the Denizli Province. It is very famous for its travertines (hot water springs) which is a magical site with turquoise pools and snow-white cliffs. It is one of the most photogenic places in the world.

23. Hvar Island

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23 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Laid-back Mediterranean vibe, fascinating turquoise coves, thriving nightlife, pristine beaches, aromatic fields of lavender and olives, and arresting views of authentic Croatian towns and villages- that's how the popular posh party island of Hvar presents itself to its visitors. This sunkissed isla...

24. Pompeii

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24 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Pompeii is an ancient Roman city located near modern-day Naples in southern Italy. It became famous due to the volcanic eruption that buried the entire city of Pompeii under several meters of volcanic material, instantly killing its inhabitants and preserving the city in a remarkable state of preser...

25. Milan

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25 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Milan, the vibrant city located in northern Italy, holds significant importance for travelers due to its rich cultural heritage, fashion influence, and historical landmarks. It serves as the capital of the Lombardy region and is well-connected to other major Italian cities, making it a con...

26. Paris

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26 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Located in the north-central part of France on the river Seine, Paris is the country's cosmopolitan capital. "The City of Love," as people call it, is said to be one of the most beautiful and romantic cities brimming with culture, art, fashion, food, and history. Home to some of the most popular ico...

27. Jerusalem

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27 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Jerusalem emanates spirituality and historical magnetism, suspended between the past and present. Central to three great monotheistic religions - Judaism, Christianity and Islam, the city is like a state of mind - a constant anxiety between followers of different faiths. The Old City and New City fa...

28. Madrid

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28 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

The capital city of Spain, Madrid, is most popular for its cultural and artistic heritage. It is situated in central Spain, at the heart of the Iberian Peninsula. It is also the largest city in Spain and the third-largest in the European Union. The city lies on the Manzanares River and is ...

29. Ibiza

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29 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

One of the most popular islands in the Balearic Islands, Ibiza is one of the most famous party destinations in entire Europe. It is one of the islands in the Balearic archipelago, off the coast of Spain. Ibiza is famous for its breathtaking beaches with crystal-clear waters and its diverse...

30. Istanbul

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30 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Although not the official capital of Turkey, Istanbul is still very much the heart of all activities in the country. It is Turkey's largest and most populated city and also the centre of tourism. Istanbul is located on both sides of the Bosphorus and thus lies in both Europe and Asia.

31. Santorini

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31 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Santorini Is one of the most spectacular islands in Greece. It is a part of the Cyclades islands and sits in the Aegean Sea, halfway between Athens and Crete. The crescent-shaped island is famous for its iconic white houses, blue dome churches and windmills. It is the most photographed island in the...

32. Siena

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32 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Capital of the province of Sienna in the region of Tuscany, Siena is located in central Tuscany and is surrounded by hills and valleys. The city has a magestic medieval charm and is scattered with relics from the age. Today, Siena flourishes as a centre of medieval and Renaissnace art and culture.

33. Rome

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33 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Situated in the central-western part of Italy, Rome serves as the capital and largest city of the country. Its history spans over 2,500 years, and it's filled with fascinating landmarks, ancient ruins, awe-inspiring art, and a vibrant modern culture. The city's central location makes it a perfe...

34. Mykonos

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34 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Mykonos is one of the most beautiful and visited islands in Greece. It is a part of the Cyclades group and is known for its sandy beaches and party atmosphere. With whitewashed buildings and turquoise water, it is the most cosmopolitan island in the country.

35. Tenerife

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35 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Tenerife is the largest and most diverse of the Canary Islands, located off the northwest coast of Africa and governed by Spain. This enchanting island, known as the "Island of Eternal Spring," offers a unique blend of stunning natural beauty, vibrant culture, and a plethora of activities that attra...

36. Barcelona

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36 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Located in north-eastern Spain, Barcelona is the country's second largest city. It is also the capital and the largest city of Catalonia. It is situated along the Mediterranean coast and its towering mountains bless the city with perfect backdrop. The city is filled with galleries, museums, medieval...

37. Venice

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37 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Venice, the capital of the Veneto region, is a historic and iconic city located in northeastern Italy. It is situated in the Venetian Lagoon, a unique and picturesque coastal area in the Adriatic Sea. The city is built on a series of 118 small islands that are connected by a network of canals, and i...

38. Bordeaux

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38 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Bordeaux, a magnolious Port city situated on the Garonne River in the Gironde Deprtment of southwestern France, harbours the best of wine, the most gracious and elegant of gothic architecture and amalgamates it all with the 21st century rhythm that leaves the beholder awestruck. A culturally rich lo...

39. Tel Aviv

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39 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Israel's second largest city is an ever-growing metropolis. Today skyscrapers paint the once Palestine sky. The air is free spirited here, without the political strains felt in Jerusalem, rightfully nicknamed the 'Bubble' by its locals. A mix of a business centre, an art hub and a beach town, Tel Av...

40. Antalya

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40 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Antalya is one of the oldest yet most modern cities in Turkey. It is located in the southwestern region and is bordered by the Tauras Mountains. Antalya is famous as a Turkish resort city since it is home to several stunning beaches flanked by large and luxurious Las Vegas style resorts. It is ...

41. Athens

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41 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Athens is the capital, as well as the largest city of Greece. With its history of about 7000 years, it is one of the world's oldest cities and an amalgamation of historic and modern world that can be seen throughout. It is the birthplace of democracy, arts, science, and Western civilization and...

42. Casablanca

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42 out of 46 Places To Visit in Mediterranean Region

Casablanca is the most modern and the largest city in Morocco. Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, it is also Morocco's chief port. Casablanca displays a magical blend of brilliant architecture, history, culture and sophistication. The city is a bustling metropolis with beautiful palm trees li...