Christmas Spirit in Europe
  • Boutique accommodation
  • Experienced Back-Roads driver & tour leader
  • Premium mini-coach transportation
  • Maximum of 18 people on each tour
Sales From: 14 Feb 2020 To 30 Jun 2020
Travel From: 6 Dec 2020 To 15 Dec 2020
A Traditional Alsace Christmas
5 Day A Traditional Alsace Christmas


When it comes to quaint medieval villages, atmospheric Christmas markets and traditional crafts and cuisine, there's nowhere quite like Alsace. On this tour of the region's most magical Christmas sights, we'll stay in charming Eguisheim - the perfect base from which to explore all that this heart-stealing area of France has to offer. Expect delicious meals, twinkling lights and an abundance of Christmas cheer.

4 nights in boutique accommodation Daily breakfast, 2 lunches and 2 dinners Christmas decoration workshop, traditional French Christmas cooking class, tour and wine tasting at Cave des Hospices, beer tasting at a local brewery
NOTE: Day 1: Basel - Ungersheim - Eguisheim Day 2: Eguisheim - Ostheim - Eguisheim Day 3: Eguisheim - Ribeauville - Riquewihr - Eguisheim Day 4: Eguisheim - Strasbourg - Colmar - Eguisheim Day 5: Eguisheim - Orschwiller - Basel
An Austro-Hungarian Christmas
7 Day An Austro-Hungarian Christmas


Immerse yourself in the magic of the Christmas season on this tour of Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Hungary's most festive attractions. Starting in enchanting Vienna and finishing in cheerful Budapest, this seasonal adventure is filled with music, natural wonders, delicious foods and bustling markets - making it the ideal winter break for those seeking a taste of traditional Central Europe.

6 nights in boutique accommodation Daily breakfast, 2 lunches and 2 dinners Classical concert at Kursalon, honey tasting at the Beehouse at Lake Bled, underground train ride in Postojna Cave, Slovenian cooking class, cruise along the Danube
NOTE: Day 1: Vienna Day 2: Vienna - Piber - Graz Day 3: Graz - Lake Bled - Ljubljana Day 4: Ljubljana - Postojna Cave - Ljubljana Day 5: Ljubljana - Novo - Zagreb Day 6: Zagreb - Heviz Day 7: Heviz - Budapest
English Christmas Markets
7 Day English Christmas Markets


When it comes to wrapping up warm and enjoying the magical chill of Christmas, there's nowhere quite like England - and on this seasonal tour of the country's most festive attractions, we'll find ourselves getting into the spirit of things in true English style. From London to Bath, the Cotswolds and back again, we'll experience Choral Evensong services, delve into the traditions of bygone times - and of course, explore plenty of Christmas markets along the way.

6 nights in boutique accommodation Daily breakfast and 4 dinners Visit to the Roman Baths, Christmas cooking class, Christmas at Kew, entry to Charles Dickens Museum, Christmas show in the West End
NOTE: Day 1: London - Hampton Court - Winchester Day 2: Winchester - Salisbury - Bath Day 3: Bath Day 4: Bath - The Cotswolds Day 5: The Cotswolds - London Day 6: London Day 7: London
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