50 Awesome Accessible European Vacations
By John Sage
While some people have a long list of must-visit destinations, many disabled and senior travelers that I’ve heard from aren’t aware of the many European accessible vacation options that are out there. I have spent a lot of time traveling in Europe in my wheelchair, and I put together this list of 50 Awesome Accessible European Vacation Ideas. I can assure you that every one of these itineraries will provide you with lifelong memories!
I have personally visited each city listed on these itineraries…either on an accessibility research trip or on a vacation (before I started Sage Traveling). Our accessible travel consultants are familiar with accessibility in each of these cities and can customize a vacation for your interests and accessibility needs.
We can plan a trip of any length that visits any of these cities. We look forward to helping provide you with an amazing and fully accessible European vacation!
Experience Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower, off-the-beaten-path attractions, and world class accessible tours on one of these top 6 accessible vacations in Paris and London!
An accessible vacation in London or Paris is a great way to experience Europe whether you are a first time or experienced traveler. London and Paris both have so much to offer that you won’t want to visit just once! Famous museums, landmarks, and works of art abound, not to mention the unique cultures, cuisines, and histories that these two cities are both known for.
First time visitors will want to experience the world-famous tourist sights and well-known attractions, but there is much more to be seen! Returning visitors will have the opportunity to go off the beaten path and delve a little deeper into the local culture for a truly unique experience.
You can choose London or Paris or combine both cities for a vacation that touches on some of the best attractions in Europe! Sage Traveling can help you make your Paris or London accessible vacation one that you will remember forever.
Discover rich history and breathtaking scenery on one of these top 5 accessible vacations in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Denmark.
Plenty of English-speakers, excellent accessibility, and some of the happiest people in the world make these countries an obvious choice when planning a European destination.
An wheelchair accessible Baltic cruise from Denmark, Germany, or the Netherlands is an excellent way to see Northern Europe and its captivating cities and landscapes.
The countries of Northern Europe and Scandinavia offer rich histories and welcoming cultures against the backdrop of some of the world’s most breathtaking natural and architectural scenery.
Copenhagen, Berlin, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, and Stockholm are just a few of the cities highlighted in our accessible Baltic cruise vacations!
These top 7 accessible Italian vacation itineraries include stays in Rome, Florence, and Venice as well as the Tuscan countryside!
Romance, art, wineries, beautiful Tuscan scenery, and some of the most interesting and well-preserved ancient history of any other European country—Italy really has something for everyone.
Relax as you sip an authentic Italian cappuccino in Venice, marvel at Michelangelo’s David in Florence, step back in time as you visit ancient Roman ruins, or enjoy an accessible tour of a Chianti winery outside Siena. On an accessible Italian vacation, your options are limitless!
Enjoy accessible beaches, delicious authentic Mediterranean cuisine, and stunning coastline views on your accessible Mediterranean Riviera vacation.
You can also visit one of the world’s most famous casinos in Monte Carlo, experience wheelchair accessible Roman ruins in Barcelona, and take an accessible scenic driving tour along the corniche (coastline road) between Monaco and Nice.
Experience thousands of years of well-preserved history through artifacts and architecture on one of these top accessible vacations to Ancient Civilizations!
See the history that represents the rise and fall of great people and empires. Cities such as Athens, Rome, Pompeii, and Istanbul collectively offer some of the most extensive amounts of preserved ancient artifacts in the world. Let us book your trip to the past with an accessible vacation to ancient civilizations today.
These 3 to 4 week Accessible Grand European Vacations visit several cities and follow a comfortable, stress-free itinerary!
Whether you’re interested in hitting the highlights of Europe, adding in some small towns, or focusing on North or South Europe, the trip will be one you’ll remember forever. With these top accessible vacation itineraries, you’ll visit 5 to 8 of the top cities in Europe, with opportunities for day-trips to nearby towns.
Barcelona is one of my favorite cities in Europe, and I have handpicked 3 of the best accessible Barcelona cruise vacations to share with you here.
Barcelona accessible cruise vacations visit several popular southern European cities such a Rome, Athens, and Istanbul as well as other lesser-known hidden gems of the Mediterranean like Toulon, Mykonos, and Kusadasi.
With its accessible beaches, outstanding accessible attractions, and friendly local culture, Barcelona is an excellent city to cruise from! Let us take the worry out of your traveling experience by planning your accessible Barcelona cruise vacation today!
Whether you’re looking for a quick getaway, or an extended vacation, an accessible Mediterranean cruise from Rome is a great way to see some of Europe’s finest cities, experience fantastic accessible shore excursions, and relax knowing your cruise ship is waiting to take you to your next destination!
There are so many wonderful things to see in the Eternal City, so start your accessible cruise vacation in Rome and arrive early to spend a couple of extra days and see everything at your own pace!
These top 5 accessible Venice cruise vacations visit a variety of exciting destinations you won’t want to miss, including France, Spain and Greece!
Starting your cruise in Venice is a great way to spend a little extra time relaxing alongside one of its many charming canals and bridges and discovering the rich history and stunning architecture this unique city has to offer.
Accessible shore excursions are offered in nearly all of the cruise ports so there will be plenty of opportunity to sightsee and explore!
An accessible 3 week Mediterranean cruise is an easy, worry-free way to see Rome, Venice, Barcelona, Athens, and several other ports of call in one vacation!
Have you ever wanted to watch the sunset across the canals of Venice? What about exploring the ancient ruins in Athens? Or soaking up the sun on the amazing accessible beaches in Barcelona? You don’t have to choose with a 3 week accessible Mediterranean cruise—you can have all of this and more!
There’s no need to unpack multiple times in each city because you’ll be staying in a comfortable room aboard a world-class cruise ship.
Treat yourself to a relaxing luxury accessible Mediterranean cruise! Travelers looking for first class amenities will love being aboard the Crystal Serenity cruise ship.
Home to some of the best cuisine you will find anywhere (think celebrity chefs and Michelin stars), sommeliers offering exquisite wines, and world-class service, Crystal Cruises regularly receives the top travel industry awards.
An accessible Mediterranean luxury cruise is the perfect way to visit some of the world’s greatest cities such as Venice, Rome, Barcelona, and Istanbul without having to compromise on comfort and conveniences. We also offer accessible cruise excursions in nearly every port you will visit, so your vacation will undoubtedly be a memorable one!
Are you looking for an accessible vacation that matches your interests, but perhaps you don’t know where to start? We’ve created a “cheat-sheet” for accessible European tourist experiences that will help you customize your vacation according to what kinds of sights you want to see!
This list will help you determine the cities you want to visit, and then you can build your vacation using our 50 Awesome Accessible European Vacations list or by contacting us to create your own custom vacation!
Learn more about the Top 50 Awesome Accessible European Vacations:
1-6: London & Paris
7-11: The Low Countries (Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, and more)
12-14: Baltic Cruises
23-25: Mediterranean Riviera
26-27: Ancient Civilizations
28-31: Europe-wide Vacations
32-34: Mediterranean Cruises from Barcelona
35-38: Mediterranean Cruises from Rome and Istanbul
39-43: Mediterranean Cruises from Venice
44-45: 3 to 4 Week Mediterranean Cruises
46-50: Luxury Mediterranean Cruises