This festive season experience Germany’s traditional Christmas markets by train with Treyn Holidays - offering great deals on trips to festive markets in Belgium, France and of course Germany.
Keen to experience how the pioneers of the Christmas market celebrate the festive season? Visit Cologne and Rüdesheim for 4 days touring 6 different Christmas markets. Complete with beautifully decorated stands, children’s fairground rides and Glühwein - a spicy mulled wine perfect on cold winter days. Markets en route include Neumarkt, Alter Markt and Roncalliplatz- set in front of a stunning cathedral with the biggest Christmas tree in the Rhineland.
The break includes an excursion to Rüdesheim’s Christmas market, home to 120 stands from 12 nations, available with selected departure dates between 27th November and 15th December. The tour costs £295 inclusive of return rail travel from St Pancras International, three nights’ two-star hotel half-board accommodation in Remagen and the above excursions.
Alternatively, head to Moselle for a visit to the Koblenz’s traditional Christmas market where you’ll be able to purchase hand-made goods, Christmas decorations and a huge range of seasonal gift ideas. You’ll also be able to feast your eyes on the Christmas Market in Trier located in front of the magnificent Cathedral while spending your evenings in a four-star hotel in Cochem. Inclusive of return rail travel from St Pancras International, three nights half-board accommodation the trip is priced £320.
If that’s not quite how you imagine spending your Christmas perhaps you’d rather visit the chocolatiers of Belgium visiting the historic Bruges and Ghent Christmas Market- laden with Christmas goodies, gifts and more. Available with selected departure dates between 11th and 18th December, the cost is £280 inclusive of return rail travel from St Pancras International, three nights’ two-star hotel accommodation with buffet breakfast in Ghent and the above excursions.
On the other hand travel to France and discover the beautiful illuminated Christmas Markets in Mulhouse and the renowned Alsace Christmas Market in Colmar, on the four-day Christmas Markets of Colmar & Mulhouse tour- from £345 with departure dates between 30 November and 16 December.
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