What better way to celebrate getting married than planning the perfect hen party? For the ultimate girls’ getaway, browse our stunning range of destinations for hen weekends abroad. Whether you’re looking to party in the UK or venture somewhere sunnier, Expedia has everything you need to plan a hen party abroad.
Looking for a hedonistic night out that’s close to home? Book an unforgettable hen party in Dublin. This quaint and cheerful city is full of fun things to do on your hen weekend abroad. In the evening, put on your dancing shoes and head to Temple Bar - a bustling riverside neighbourhood that boasts live folk music, DJ sets and quirky pubs. If you fancy a giggle or two, walk north of the river and visit the Laughter Lounge, a local comedy club famous for having hosted comedy giants like Dara O’Briain and Ed Byrne. Those who are looking for culture can sate their thirst on a tour of Dublin’s legendary Guinness Storehouse – Ireland’s most popular tourist attraction.
A hen party in Edinburgh is also just a jaunt away. This mesmerising medieval city has some of the UK’s best nightlife, sights and activities. Get a taste of the local culture with a highland jig dance class, or, for a more laid back affair, book afternoon tea in view of the Scottish capital’s iconic Royal Mile. Whatever you plan to do, Edinburgh has everything you need for a hootenanny of a hen party.
From Barcelona to Palma, Spain is a fantastic destination for an unforgettable hen party abroad. Looking for some glitz and glamour? A Marbella hen do is ideal for a gorgeous beach break with the girls. Known as Spain’s answer to St.Tropez, Marbella’s white-washed buildings and crystal-clear waters provide the perfect setting for a relaxing swim before the evening’s antics commence!
If you fancy dancing the night away to A-list DJs, then an Ibiza hen do is for you. Head to the loudest of the Balearic islands and you can expect boisterous boat parties at Formentera and unforgettable nightclubs in San Antonio. And, if you’re looking for some respite from all the action, Ibiza also offers lazy beaches, world-class food and white-washed walking trails.
What better way to celebrate your bride-to-be’s upcoming nuptials than with a European city break? If you’re looking to juxtapose culture with entertainment, Berlin offers a fantastic base for a memorable hen do. You need only look as far as the industrial techno clubs and abundant beer gardens scattered across the city to know that Berliners love to party – so expect plenty of dancing! And, should you want to break up the partying with some local exploration, you will find everything from ambitious palaces to pretty theatres on your doorstep.
Alternatively, inject the glamour of Moulin Rouge into your hen party abroad with a trip to Paris. Whether you want to sample French delicacies on the Champs-Elysees, take a relaxing cruise down the River Seine or have a day with Mickey ‘Souris’ (Mouse), Paris is the crème de la crème of hen do destinations. Away from the city’s chic nightclubs and enviable restaurants, you will also find some of the world’s best shopping districts. Need we say more?!
Make your hen party an experience to never forget by flying slightly further afield. Against the backdrop of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains, Marrakech’s winding souks and pretty Menara gardens provide an incredible base for a hen do abroad. While the old town of Medina is more harmonious than hedonistic, it’s here that you will find a beautiful array of cosy restaurants and luxury boutique hotels. For a real treat, take the bride-to-be to the city’s main square, Jemaa el-Fnaa, and book a traditional Moroccan breakfast at one of the many rooftop terraces.
Similarly, venture further east and enjoy the opulence and extravagance of dazzling Dubai. Laze on the city’s golden-sand shores and absorb a spell-binding sunset. The spectacular horizon also features the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, making for a view like no other.
You can also experience mesmerising modern architecture in Las Vegas. Brilliant bright lights sparkle along the flamboyant Fremont Street, packed with mind-blowing street performers and mouth-watering American diners. Highlights of this desert metropolis also include the Fountains of Bellagio, the Stratosphere and the over-the-top High Roller Wheel.