Weekend breaks

Whether you're looking for a romantic trip away or a mad weekend with your mates, we can help. From weekend breaks in Amsterdam and Berlin to trips to Istanbul and New York we have the world covered. Also try our City Breaks page for more great weekend break deals.

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Weekend break destination ideas

Looking for a quick getaway or a longer retreat? Our 'Weekend Break Destination Ideas' offers a variety of choices to suit your travel desires. Whether it's a short, rejuvenating weekend escape to a nearby city or an extended break in a far-flung exotic locale, we've got you covered. From bustling European capitals rich in culture and history to tranquil beach resorts offering serene relaxation, our selection caters to every taste and timeframe.

Discover hidden gems just a few hours away or venture to distant lands for an extended adventure. With our curated list, planning your ideal weekend break or a more extensive holiday has never been easier. Let's explore and create unforgettable travel memories!

Weekend city breaks UK

Discover the charm of the United Kingdom with our range of weekend city breaks at lastminute.com. Whether you're looking to delve into the rich history and vibrant culture of London, explore the picturesque streets of Edinburgh, or immerse yourself in the musical heritage of Liverpool, we have something for everyone. Our carefully curated selection of UK city breaks is perfect for those seeking a quick escape without the hassle of long travel.

London

With London weekend breaks, experience a city brimming with attractions like the superb National Gallery and the iconic London Eye, to the awe-inspiring British Museum and the enchanting Tower of London. In London, there's always something new to discover, ensuring you'll never find a dull moment during your stay.

Edinburgh

Edinburgh weekend breaks offer a journey into a city steeped in history and vibrant culture. From the majestic Edinburgh Castle, perched atop an ancient volcano, to the historic Royal Mile leading down to the splendid Palace of Holyroodhouse, every corner tells a story. Discover the city's rich literary heritage at the Writers' Museum, wander through the serene Royal Botanic Garden, or explore the atmospheric underground streets of Mary King's Close. In Edinburgh, each day brings a new adventure amidst its stunning architecture and breathtaking landscapes, ensuring a memorable and exhilarating stay.

Belfast

Belfast weekend breaks invite you to a city where history and modernity converge in a captivating blend. Explore the Titanic Belfast, an interactive museum located at the site where the famous ship was built, and delve into Belfast's maritime heritage. Wander through the bustling St. George's Market, experience the city's political history with a mural tour, or relax in the lush Botanic Gardens. From the grandeur of Belfast City Hall to the vibrant Cathedral Quarter, Belfast offers a wealth of experiences that promise a weekend full of discovery and enrichment.

Weekend breaks Europe

Amsterdam

A weekend in Amsterdam offers the perfect European city break, complete with photogenic canals and fabulous art galleries like the Rembrandt House Museum and the Rijksmuseum. Amsterdam's unique charm makes it an ideal destination for those seeking culture, history, and picturesque scenery.

Paris

During Paris weekend breaks, wander around the magnificent Louvre museum, marvel at the delightful Sacré-Cœur, or enjoy a sublime boat journey along the Seine while sipping champagne. These experiences epitomise the romantic and cultural richness of Paris, making it a perfect choice for a memorable weekend getaway.

Rome

Enhance your weekend in Rome by exploring the tremendous Colosseum and the adjacent Roman Forum. Admire the city's stunning Renaissance landmarks, and then venture east into the Vatican to see the sensational Sistine Chapel. This itinerary encapsulates the essence of Rome, making your weekend in the city a truly unforgettable experience.

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New York

During your New York City breaks, make sure to spend some time in the beautiful Central Park, take the free Staten Island ferry for a phenomenal view of the skyline, and visit the renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art. These activities are quintessential to experiencing the vibrant spirit and cultural richness of New York City.

Istanbul

On Istanbul city breaks, delve into the heart of this enormous transcontinental megacity. Explore the spectacular Sultan Ahmed Mosque, marvel at the incredible Basilica Cistern, and discover wonderful souvenirs at the Grand Bazaar covered market. These experiences encapsulate the unique blend of history and culture that Istanbul city breaks offer.

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