Long gone are the days when hitting the local pub or club with feather boas, tiaras and penis straws was enough for a hen party; today girl squads are heading abroad for their hen dos, combining their last nights of single life, with a girlie holiday with their best friends.
With the world as your oyster, it can be hard to choose the right destination to visit. But fret not, our team of local experts at Eventhuse, are here to tell you why Eastern European countries specifically make great hen do destinations.
1. Budget Friendly Options
Not everyone can afford the same kind of hen party, however, Eastern European destinations are notoriously budget friendly, both in terms of living expenses, and also in terms of getting there and back. Meals out in Prague or Krakow can cost half the price that you might pay back home, meaning you’ll get much more bang for your buck, and imagine the fun if you were able to afford double the drinks you might get at home!
2. Great Nightlife
Eastern Europe is quickly becoming famous as a region where the nightlife is wild and the party keeps rocking till long past dawn. Destinations such as Budapest – with its world-renowned ruin bars in abandoned buildings, or Krakow with the most bars per capita in Europe – are ideally set up to cater for hen parties looking to really rave it up on their weekend in Eastern Europe. There is something for everyone in this rich and varied region, so whatever your taste and style, you’ll find something for your hen group.
3. Easy to Get to
With the endlessly growing selection of low cost airlines currently zooming travellers around Europe on a shoestring, it has become so much easier, more convenient and cost affective to fly your hen group out to Eastern European destinations such as Bucharest, Prague, Krakow or Bratislava. Book in advance and you can find tickets at prices that even the tightest purse-strings will be able to afford and the flight time is so short that you’ll be able to really make the most of your time abroad.
4.Diversity of Activities
While the nightlife in Eastern Europe is unmatched and the dining choices are second to none, the region also offers a huge selection of incredible activities for hen groups, as well as a rich cultural scene in each country. Hen groups will find so many interesting, unique, fun and also educational things to do in these countries, allowing you to combine your classic ‘hen’ plans for pole dancing and cocktail making, with activities such as sightseeing tours, visiting the area and learning a bit about the traditions and cultures that make Eastern Europe so unique.
5. The Gorgeous Menfolk
The Eastern European men are either tall, dark and devastatingly handsome or blonde, tanned chiselled and blue-eyed. And although they often cultivate a seductively brooding and mysterious vibe, they can be open, fun loving and are always ready to party. These are guys who like to live life to the fullest and they’re not afraid to come and speak to a big group of ladies on a hen night out. So, for those of you looking for some male company during your hen do in Eastern Europe, you’re in for a treat!
So, now you know five of the major advantages that Eastern Europe offers a hen group, head over to our Eventhuse Hen Homepage and check out the amazing activities we offer in Prague, Krakow and Budapest.