Stag do is one of the most exciting and anticipated events in the life of a man, especially once he’s engaged. Stag do is the celebration of the last lap of unmarried, single life of the groom-to-be. The best man is responsible for hosting and planning the stag do.
So if you’re the best man looking for ideas for stag do for your beer loving groom friend, then the best that you can do is take him and his friends for a destination stag do to places that are known, not only for the best beer, but also for really cheap beer.
Beer is available almost everywhere, but if you want a true beer-y stag do, take your groom to one of the five destinations mentioned below, which will definitely not disappoint you with their pints.
1.Prague, Czech Republic
Prague is known as the City of a Hundred Spires with Eastern European culture, architecture, Gothic churches, baroque buildings and the famous Old Town Square to leave you charmed. Prague is known not just for the cheap beer, but also for REALLY good beer. For your stag do in Prague, if you consult some locals, you can sip on some really good ale at the local pubs for just a pound and penny. The local bars have a great atmosphere and are a great place to hang out. While in Prague, you can’t miss the Pilsener Urquell brewery tour, where you can learn all about the world’s first blond or pale lager.
2. Budapest, Hungary
The capital of Hungary, this city has the best of both worlds; culture and nightlife. Buda is the hilly region with all the culture that you and you stag gang will love to explore at your stag do in Budapest. Pest is the flat region with all the city’s hustle and bustle. This is where you will find your beer at local bars, restaurants and clubs. Budapest offers the cheapest beer. According to a Post Office research, cost of a pint of beer is less than a pound in Budapest (year 2015). Once you’ve gulped down all the beer you can in Budapest, you can treat your hangovers with a dip in one of the 80 hot springs that are housed here.
3. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Capital of Netherlands, Amsterdam is known as a party destination and you cannot go wrong with an Amsterdam stag do. Get a taste of Amsterdam’s finest ale while exploring the city on a BeerBike, drinking a 30 litre keg of fabulous beer on the go. The city is also known for its canal system, art, museums and most of all, beauty. Once you’ve enjoyed the beer of Amsterdam, you can visit the Van Gogh museum, Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum and also see some modern art at the Stedelijk. Cycling lies at the heart of this city, so be prepared to explore Amsterdam on cycles.
4. Berlin, Germany
Berlin is the capital of Germany and this city goes back till the 13th century. If Munich rules the Oktoberfest, Berlin owns the International Beer Festival which is an annual festival in the month of August. The ‘Beer Mile’ which is a speed drinking and racing event, stretches from Strausberger Platz to Frankfurter Tor with over 300 breweries from more than 80 countries and there are more than 1500 speciality beers for you and your stag gang to enjoy.
5. Dublin, Ireland
Dublin is not just the capital of Republic of Ireland, but also the booze capital of Ireland. If there’s one thing that the Irish are known for, its their ale, so you know you’re doing it right when you’re throwing your beer loving friend a Dublin stag do. A visit to the Guinness Storehouse is going to teach you how your drink is brewed and everything else you’ll want to know about brewing.
The tourist attractions in Dublin are also plenty, like the Dublin castle, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, National Museum of Ireland.
There’s not a better way of celebrating a stag do of a beer lover than taking him to a city which is known for its beer. Your groom friend will surely appreciate and love a beer stag do and these cities have more than just good beer to offer your stag gang, so it will tick off all the boxes of an awesome stag do.