Top 10: National Parks of Europe

Hike, canoe, fish, rock climb, mountain bike, ski… What’s your favorite outdoor activity? At these national parks, the whole family will be able to participate in an unforgettable outdoor adventure. Camp nearby some of Europe’s best national parks and experience their top activities. You’ll truly get away from the hustle and bustle of life this holiday!

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10. Bavarian Forest National Park

Bavaria, Germany

  • Cross-country skiing
  • Wildlife tourism
  • Hiking
  • Mountain biking
  • Snowshoeing

Campsite: KNAUS Viechtach

Cévennes national park france grot cave

9. Cévennes National Park

Ardèche, France

  • Caving
  • Horseback riding
  • Canyoning
  • Waterskiing
  • Mountain biking

Campsite: Flower le Riviera

kalkalpen national park austria

8. National Park Kalkalpen

Steiermark, Austria

  • Hiking
  • Trail riding
  • Cycling
  • Bird watching
  • Cave touring

Campsite: Bella Austria

Parco Nazionale delle Cinque Terre

7. Parco Nazionale delle Cinque Terre

Tuscany, Italy

  • Hiking
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sea watching


Heidevelden Veluwe

6. Hoge Veluwe National Park

Gelderland, The Netherlands

  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Purple heather
  • "Jachthuis Sint-Hubertus"
  • "Kröller Müller" museum

Campsite: de Bosgraaf

Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso

5. Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso

Piedmont, Italy

  • Rock climbing
  • Skiing
  • Wildlife tourism
  • Snowshoeing
  • Trekking


Triglav national park slovenia

4. Triglav National Park

Bled-Gorenjska, Slovenia

  • Mushroom and herb picking
  • Mountain climbing
  • Canyoning
  • Diving
  • Chasing waterfalls

Campsite: Bled

Parco Nazionale delle Dolomiti Bellunesi

3. Parco Nazionale delle Dolomiti Bellunesi

Venetian Coast, Italy

  • Cycling
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
  • Climbing
  • Hiking


Écrins national park france

2. Écrins National Park

French Alps, France

  • Hang gliding
  • Rock climbing
  • Canyoning
  • Climbing
  • Trekking

Campsite: Le Château de Rochetaillée

Watervallen van Krka

1. Krka National Park

Dalmatia, Croatia

  • Chasing waterfalls
  • Trekking
  • Cycling
  • Boating
  • Trekking

Campsite: Polari

Meer van Bled in Slovenië

Campsites on the Lake

Looking for cool water on a hot summer day? This is just the page you're looking for. A list of campsites we offer with lakeside views and opportunites to swim, jet ski, parasail, canoe, kayak... This holiday is sure to be one for the books.

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New at Rent-a-Tent in 2024!

Campsite KNAUS Viechtach

  • 4-star campsite
  • Hiking/biking trails in beautiful nature

Bungalow tent Coral

What is the Bungalow tent Coral like at KNAUS Viechtach? This economical option offers plenty of space and amenities to complete your national park holiday in the Bavarin Forest. Take a look, here!

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Holiday with a Pet

Outdoors enthusiasts often have a furry friend. If you're looking for a holiday to spend with the whole family (including Fido) then check out this page for a list of all our campsites that allow a pet.

Zwembad Bella Austria

Campsite Bella Austria

  • Visit the cultural capital of Graz
  • Swimming pool with wellness centre
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Top 10 Campsites for families with Teenagers

We know that the teens in your family have high expectations for the holiday. For this reason, we've made a list of campsites the whole family will enjoy, even the teens. Animation iteneraries, water parks, excursions, sports... We know what they're looking for.

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Bungalow tent Blue

Once you arrive on the campsite, the bungalowtent Blue is ready for you to start enjoying your holiday. No more hauling around a tent and spending hours trying to set it up. The bungalow tent Blue has a well equipped kitchen, real beds and of course a table and chairs. Click "More info" to learn more about the accommodation at Barco Reale.

Dolce Vita Venetië Italië

Camping in Italy

There are so many camping opportunities in Italy, including the Cinque Terre. Romance, delicious food, history, architecture, famous artwork... If you're interested in this beautiful country and what else it has to offer, take a look at this page.


Search for campsites with Mobile homes

After a long day of hiking, biking or other outdoor activities, it's comforting to head back to a luxurious mobile home for peace and relaxation. Click "More info" to see a list of our campsites with mobile homes available.

Strand camping Cavallino

Beach holidays

Nothing says "holiday" like a lazy day at the beach. On this page, you'll find a list of some of our best campsites directly on the ocean. From Spain to the Netherlands, France to Italy, every family is sure to find the perfect beach holiday.


Holiday with 7+ people?

Big families and groups are always welcome at Rent-a-Tent. This list of campsites offer the possibility to stay with 7 or 8 people in one accommodation. Are you traveling with more than eight people? Then book two accommodations and enjoy a 5% discount! We understand that you would like to stay together when you travel together.

roller coaster fast palm trees theme park

Best amusement parks of Europe

Looking for more of a thrill this holiday? You're in luck. Rent-a-Tent has campsites near the top theme parks of the continent! Here is a page of our favorite amusement parks and campsites nearby.

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Top 10 holidays with Babies or Toddlers

First vacation with baby? There are a lot of things to consider: changing tables, cribs, buggies... the list goes on. We've made a list of the best campsites for new families with babies and preschoolers. The little ones will love this time spent together!

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Campsites with a Waterpark

Kids, teens and parents can all enjoy a waterpark. Long, winding water slides situated in a beautiful oasis with sun beds, a beach bar and plenty of sun. Can you see it now? Check out our list of campsites in Slovenia, Italy, France and more, all with water parks included in the price.

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France: the most popular Holiday destination

More interested in France? Écrins is one of many beautiful spots in the country. Click "More info" to read more about France, such as its regions, climate, accommodations and more.

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Yelloh! First-class campsites of France

Searching for a relaxing holiday amongst nature, whilst experiencing luxury and top-notch facilities? Choose a campsite from the Yelloh Village... Europe’s finest open-air hotels!

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Camping in Croatia

Blue skies, coastlines and olive oil. Croatia is one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Read more about Croatia's top cities, activities and campsites!

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Top 10 Small towns in Europe

Tired of the crowds, lines and swarming cities? A holiday is meant to recharge, inspire and remember forever. This vacation, get off that beaten path and take the family on an unforgettable adventure.