Multi-Day Tour

Christmas Markets of Germany (Winter 2018-19) (9 days)

Insight Vacations, Inc.

Your Journey Begins To Munich, Germany

Valid for Departures: 24 Nov 2018 - 10 Dec 2018

Christmas Markets of Germany (Winter 2018-19) (9 days)

Day 1

Your Journey Begins

Day 2

Arrive In Berlin.

Day 3

The Spirit Of Berlin.

Day 6

Ancient Nuremberg.

Day 7

Rothenburg And Munich.

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Your Journey Begins
None None
Board your overnight flight to Europe (Please ask about our great deals).
Day 2
Arrive In Berlin.
Swissotel Berlin. None
Welcome to Germany. Airport transfers depart Berlin airport for your hotel at 10:30 and 12:00. Join your Travel Director at 17:45 for a Welcome Dinner and the opportunity to mingle and get to know each other, over a delightful evening of good food and wine.(Dinner with Wine)
Day 3
The Spirit Of Berlin.
Swissotel Berlin. None
(Relaxed Start) Join your Local Expert to see the highlights of Berlin. Your exploration includes the Brandenburg Gate, State Opera House, remnants of the Berlin Wall, Unter den Linden and the restored Reichstag Building. Later on, feel free to soak up the Weihnachtszauber, or Christmas magic, at the Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin's most magnificent square, framed by the Concert Hall and near identical French and German cathedrals.(Buffet Breakfast)
Day 4
Leipzig, Germany
Hyperion Hotel Dresden Am Schloss. None
Journey south to Leipzig to visit Bach's Thomaskirche and the medieval market square behind it. Renowned for its musical and culinary delights, the Leipzig Christmas Market is one of the most beautiful in Germany, with around 250 stalls located on the city's historic market square. Enjoy its great traditions, which date back to the 15th century, before continuing to Dresden.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 5
Dresden, Germany
Hyperion Hotel Dresden Am Schloss. None
(Relaxed Start) Gaze in awe at the Frauenkirche, risen once again from wartime ashes. Your guided tour with a Local Expert will continue past the colossal 'Procession of the Dukes' mosaic, the cathedral, Semper Opera House and Zwinger Palace. At Germany's oldest Christmas Market, meet a local market stallholder who will introduce you to a taste of delicious Glühwein and Christstollen, a Christmas cake recipe dating back to medieval times. Take some time to admire the record-breaking Christmas pyramid.(Buffet Breakfast)
Day 6
Ancient Nuremberg.
Maritim Hotel Nürnberg. None
Journey on to Nuremberg, where the Christkindlmarkt stalls are donned in traditional red and white cloth. Surrounded by ancient ramparts and watchtowers, look out for the Nuremberg Plum People while you explore or shop for local treats such as Rostbratwürste, Lebkuchen or Glühwein.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 7
Rothenburg And Munich.
Pullman Hotel Munich. None
(Relaxed Start) Venture through the heart of Germany to Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber, one of the best-preserved medieval towns in all of Europe. Why not stroll through the cobbled streets to the year-round Christmas Shop? Here it is Christmas 365 days of the year! Later, follow parts of the meandering Romantic Road to the Bavarian capital.(Buffet Breakfast)
Day 8
Munich, Germany
Pullman Hotel Munich. None
(Relaxed Start) Enjoy an orientation tour which concludes in the Marienplatz beside the soaring Town Hall, famous for its Glockenspiel. Beneath the gigantic Christmas tree, Munich's traditional Christmas Market is an entrancing festival of light and music. In the evening, join your friends for a festive Celebration Dinner with wine and good cheer at a local restaurant.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 9
Munich, Germany
None None
Auf Wiedersehen! After breakfast, your departure transfer arrives at Munich airport at 09:30.(Buffet Breakfast)

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Description

Warm your heart with the magic of Christmas, savour classic German treats and fill your suitcase with hand-crafted gifts on this enchanting winter journey.

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