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Revealed: Belfast among most expensive European cities for holiday

Published 25/08/2016

Northern Ireland is among the most expensive places for a break.
Northern Ireland is among the most expensive places for a break.

Belfast has been revealed to be among the most expensive holiday destinations in Europe.

That's according to a survey by airport transfers website hoppa.com, which crunched the cost of eight items including a one-night stay in a hotel, a meal for two, a pint, bottle of wine, cinema ticket a short taxi drive and other selected items in 48 countries.

Copenhagen emerged as the most expensive holiday destination £302.90.

While Sunny Beach in Bulgaria came out as the cheapest at £58.22.

The cost of the items in Belfast came out at £190.76, 31st on the list sandwiched between Barcelona and Manchester.

Hoppa.com: Europe's cheapest destinations:

  1. Sunny Beach, Bulgaria - £58.22
  2. Ostrava, Czech Republic - £69.27
  3. Antalya, Turkey - £69.51
  4. Istanbul, Turkey - £84.69
  5. Sofia, Bulgaria - £92.66
  6. Debrecen, Hungary - £96.08
  7. Jurmala, Latvia - £109.77
  8. Zagreb, Croatia - £110.50
  9. Rhodes, Greece - £120.65
  10. Algarve, Portugal - £124.54
  11. Nicosia, Cyprus - £130.09
  12. Dubrovnik, Croatia - £130.20
  13. Krakow, Poland - £130.95
  14. Berlin, Germany - £137.73
  15. Prague, Czech Republic - £139.28
  16. St Petersburg, Russia - £139.33
  17. Moscow, Russia - £141.70
  18. Rotterdam, The Netherlands - £143.07
  19. Paphos, Cyprus - £144.83
  20. Warsaw, Poland - £146.29
  21. Budapest, Hungary
  22. Riga, Latvia - £147
  23. Munich, Germany - £159.75
  24. Athens, Greece - £160.89
  25. Lisbon, Portugal - £162.32
  26. Salzburg, Austria - £170.78
  27. Madrid, Spain - £175.16
  28. Glasgow, UK - £175.84
  29. Vienna, Austria - £179.45
  30. Barcelona, Spain - £183.73
  31. Belfast, UK - £190.76
  32. Manchester, UK - £193.25
  33. Bergen, Norway - £205.81
  34. Akureyri, Iceland - £209.93
  35. Nice, France - £212.07
  36. Billund, Denmark
  37. Rome, Italy - £216.88
  38. Gothenberg, Sweden - £217.05
  39. Amsterdam, The Netherlands - £228.51
  40. Oslo, Norway - £235.59
  41. Edinburgh, UK - £239.63
  42. Reykjavik, Iceland - £251.26
  43. Paris, France - £253.49
  44. Dublin, Ireland - £261.01
  45. Venice, Italy - £271.01
  46. London, UK - £275.15
  47. Stockholm, Sweden - £280.56
  48. Copenhagen, Denmark - £302.90

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