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Group Travel Paketreisen 2017 Winter Packages 2017/2018


Schafberg Cog Railway

A Christmassy Steam Train ADVENTure

The Wonder of Advent: Alpine Christmas Markets

Enjoy a nostalgic rail cruise around the beautiful Salzburg Christmas markets.

Are you dreaming of a White Christmas? Then look no further!

Day 1: Arrival Day 2: Salzburg and the Christmas Market Visit Salzburg home to “The Sound of Music”. A guided walking tour will show you the highlights of this charming city. Visit the traditional Christmas Market and wander around the stalls all selling traditional Christmas crafts and specialities. Day 3: Schafberg Cog Railway & Lake Wolfgang Christmas Market Explore the fantastic mountain scenery after breakfast at a drive by the legendary Advent train of the Schafberg Cog Railway. Back down in the valley we visit the popular Wolfganger Christmas market. Day 4: Steyrtal Railway and Ampflwang Museum Railway Drive to Steyr to board the proud and historic steam train carriages of the legendary Steyrtal Railway. Pas-

sing by the world famous pilgrimage church Christkindl your train drives up to Grünburg where you see the vehicle hall and a small exhibition about the Steyrtal Railway before the Ampflwang Museum railway takes you to the next winter nostalgic experience. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 x nights incl. half-board in a 3* hotel in Salzburgerland/ Upper Austria · Welcome drink · Guided city tour of Salzburg · Salzburg Christmas Market · Ascent and Descent with the Advent Steam Train of the Schafbergbahn · St. Wolfgang Christmas Market · Journey on the steam train of the Steyrtalbahn Dates and prices 29.11.–03.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 249,€ 55,-

Day 1: Arrival in Tyrol Day 2: Innsbruck Visit Innsbruck the capital of the Tyrol. See some of the highlights. Enjoy a warming Glühwein at the Christmas Market. Day 3: Kitzbühel Travel to famous Kitzbühel. Whisk through the winter landscape on a horsedrawn carriage. Browse through the charming market stalls at the local Christmas Market before returning to your hotel for a mulled wine, served with Christmas biscuits. Day 4: Salzburg The Baroque Palace of Hellbrunn is home to the lovely Magic of Advent. Enjoy some free time in Salzburg’s Old Town as well, and perhaps visit the Christmas Market. Day 5: Rattenberg Rattenberg, is known as the Tyrolean home of glass and crystal. Visit one of the

Horse-drawn sleigh ride

Zermatt

Light up the candles - Christmas is coming

Swiss Christmas Magic

The first snow falls, the smell of gingerbread is all around and lights in the windows brighten the dark night.

Conclude your stay with a visit to the Mountain Christmas at the old Sixenhof and enjoy an Advent snack.

There’s something special about Switzerland in winter, especially around Christmas time.

Day 5: Departure

Day 1: Arrival in Switzerland

Day 1: Arrival in Tyrol Day 2: Innsbruck, Ambras Castle & Hungerburg Christmas Market Visit Innsbruck and see some of the highlights. Continue to Ambras Castle and enjoy an audio-guided tour. Afterwards head to the Hungerburg Christmas Market, with magnificent views, high above the city. Day 3: Traditional Christmas & horse-drawn sleigh ride The quaint style of the Postkutscherhof and it’s stables is unique in Austria. Enjoy some of the traditional Tyrolean Christmas music players and a glass of mulled wine. Afterwards enjoy a horse-drawn sleigh ride. Day 4: Boat Cruise on Lake Achen & Tyrolean Mountain Christmas Today travel to Lake Achen and enjoy the only swimming Christmas market in Tyrol on a scenic boat cruise.

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Included services · 4 x nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in the Innsbruck area · 1 x Welcome drink · 1 x Guided city tour of Innsbruck · 1 x Entrance and tour of Ambras Castle · 1 x Ascent and descent with the Hungerburg hybrid funicular railway · 1 x Visit to the Postkutscherhof Christmas · 1 x Horse-drawn sleigh ride · 1 x boat cruise on Lake Achen · 1 x Entrance to the Tyrolean Mountain Christmas incl. a Christmas snack Dates and prices December 2017 Single supplement

€ 249,€ 50,-

Day 2: Montreux Christmas Market Travel to Montreux. Discover the fairy-tale ambience of one of Switzerland‘s most beautiful Christmas markets with all its attractions and richly decorated chalets overflowing with gifts. Day 3: Swiss Biscuit Factory, Berne and Christmas Markets At the Kambly biscuit factory, you are shown the fine art of biscuit making and are able to sample the over 100 different type of “Guetzli” (biscuits) to your heart’s delight. Afterwards travel to the city of Berne, the capital of Switzerland. Day 4: Zermatt Today travel to Täsch where you board the shuttle train to Zermatt. The famous Alpine village lies at the foot of the Matterhorn - probably the world’s

showrooms. The town also hosts one of the most traditional Christmas Markets everything lit up only by candles.

Included services · 5 nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in Tyrol · Welcome drink · Guided city tour of Innsbruck · Innsbruck Christmas Market · Visit to Kitzbühel · Horse-drawn sleigh ride · Glühwein and Christmas biscuits in your hotel · Guided city tour of Salzburg · Magic of Christmas at Hellbrunn Palace · Visit to Salzburg Christmas Market · Visit and entrance to Rattenberg and the Christmas Market · Farewell evening with live traditional entertainment Dates and prices 27.11.-20.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 219,€ 60,-

most famous mountain. Continue to Leysin. Enjoy a traditional Swiss raclette meal as a farewell dinner in your hotel this evening. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 x nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in the region of Wallis/ Lake Geneva · 1 x traditional Swiss raclette meal at the hotel · Visit to Montreux and Christmas Markets · Visit to Kambly biscuit factory · Visit to Berne and Christmas markets · Shuttle train Täsch - Zermatt Täsch · Visit to Zermatt Dates and prices 01.12.-20.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 239,€ 96,-

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Innsbruck

St. Wolfgang

Christmas in the Tyrolean Alps

Christmas on Lake Wolfgang

It is in the air, the magic of Christmas!

In Salzburgerland the festive season is celebrated in a truly traditional way.

Day 5: Horse-drawn Sleigh Ride Enjoy a horse-drawn sleigh ride. Enjoy a special farewell dinner.

Day 1: Arrival

Day 6: Departure

Day 1: Arrival in Tyrol Day 2: Innsbruck and the Christmas Market Visit Innsbruck and see some of the highlights. Enjoy a warming Glühwein at the Christmas Market. Day 3: Morning Mass, Kitzbühel & Christmas Concert Enjoy a morning mass (optional) in honor of the Virgin Mary. Visit Kitzbühel. Back at your hotel you will enjoy a special Christmas concert before a festive Christmas dinner will be served. Day 4: Christmas Steam Train Visit Zell am See and see the famous “Star Advent”. Afterwards go on a romantic steam train ride from Zell am See to Mittersill. Day 5: Tyrolean Farmhouse & Horse-drawn ride Visit Oberndorf where a guided tour of a typical Tyrolean farmhouse awaits you with tasting of regional delicacies.

After a horse-drawn carriage ride enjoy a warmly coffee and cake. In the evening a farewell 4-course dinner as well as live music will be organized. Day 6: Departure

Included services · 5 x nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in Tyrol · 1 x 4-course farewell dinner · 1 x festive Christmas dinner · 1 x trad. turkey Christmas dinner · 1 x Guided city tour of Innsbruck · Kitzbühel & the Christmas market · Christmas concert at the hotel · 1 x Ride on the Pinzgau steam train · 1 x Tour of the Tyrolean Farm house in Oberndorf incl. tasting · 1 x Horse-drawn carriage ride · 1 x Coffee & Cake Dates and prices 22.12.-27.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 299,€ 65,-

Day 2: Salzburg Visit Salzburg, Mozart’s birthplace. A guided walking tour will show you the highlights of this city. Visit the traditional Christmas Market and wander around the stalls all selling traditional Christmas crafts and specialities. Day 3: Lake Wolfgang Christmas Markets The Lake Wolfgang Christmas Markets are held each year in St. Gilgen, Strobl and St. Wolfgang. Take a boat trip past the imposing floating lantern, the illuminated Oxen Cross and the Wedding Cross and experience the sound of trumpets echoing over the lake. Enjoy a traditional Austrian Christmas dinner tonight. Day 4: Christmas Day in Salzburgerland Merry Christmas to you all! Tuck in to a traditional 3 course roast turkey lunch.

Included services · 5 nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in Salzburgerland · Welcome drink · Guided walking tour of Salzburg · Boat trip from St. Gilgen to St. Wolfang and Strobl · Afternoon Glühwein and Christmas cookies · Traditional Austrian Christmas Dinner on Christmas Eve · Visit to Midnight Mass · 3 course roast turkey lunch · Horse-drawn sleigh ride · Farewell dinner with live traditional music Dates and prices 22.12.-27.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 309,€ 65,-

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Pinzgauer Railway

Winter Wonderland Tyrol

A Winter’s Tale on a Winter’s Train

The Austrian Tyrol is the perfect destination for a varied winter break.

wing dinner, enjoy a traditional Tyrolean folklore evening.

Day 1: Arrival in Tyrol

Day 6: Departure

Day 2: Innsbruck and Hofburg Visit Innsbruck. Your city guide will show you the highlights. Enjoy some free time to shop or sightsee before visiting the spectacular Hofburg. Day 3: Medieval Kufstein and the Riedel Glass Factory The mighty fortress overlooking the town, dates back to the 13th Century. Take the panorama cable car up to the fortress. Afterwards continue on to the Riedel Glass Factory. Day 4: Kitzbuehel Travel to Kitzbühel. Whisk on a horsedrawn carriage ride. Day 5: Rattenberg and Schnapps Museum Rattenberg, is known as the provincial capital of glass and crystal. Visit one of the showrooms. Continue on to the Tyrolean Schnapps Museum in Pill and try some of the local firewater. Follo-

Included services · 5 nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in Tyrol · Welcome drink · Guided city tour of Innsbruck · Entrance to the Hofburg · Entrance to the Kufstein Fortress incl. lift · Entrance and tour of the Riedel Glass Factory · Dinner at a mountain restaurant · Horse-drawn sleigh ride · Torchlit walk · Entrance to the Tyrolean Schnapps Museum with tasting · Entrance to a traditional Tyrolean folklore evening, including a drink Dates and prices Mid March-Mid April € 229,Single supplement € 50,-

Day 1: Arrival Day 2: Innsbruck Visit and see some of the highlights. Continue on to Ambras Castle. Day 3: A Winter’s Tale on a Winter’s Train Today experience a horse drawn sleigh ride. In the afternoon enjoy a ride on the Pinzgau Steam Winter train to the icy Krimml Falls. A guided torchlight walk will take you to the foot of the illuminated frozen waterfalls. Enjoy dinner in a restaurant at the falls. Day 4: Cheese and Schnapps & Carol concert Enjoy a circuit around the Wilder Kaiser Mountains. Stop in Gasteig at the “Wilder Kaeser” Cheese Experience museum. Continue to Ellmau for a Carol concert in a Tyrolean church. Stop at a Tyrolean Schnapps Museum and enjoy tasting some of the local firewater. Day 5: Salzburg Visit Salzburg. A guided walking tour will show you some of the many highlights.

Day 6: Departure

Included services · 5 nights incl. half-board at a 3* hotel in Tyrol · Welcome drink · Guided city tour of Innsbruck · Horse-drawn sleigh ride · Journey on the Pinzgau Steam Train from Mittersill to Krimml · Torch lit walk to the foot of Krimml Waterfalls · 1x dinner at a restaurant · Entrance and tour of a Tyrolean Schnapps Museum and Cheese Museum · Tyrolean Carol concert · Guided city tour of Salzburg · 1x lunch in Salzburg · Farewell torch lit walk · Travel Partner tour guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices Jan-March 2018 Single supplement

€ 325,€ 63,-

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Budapest

Christmas Market

A light burns in Budapest

Christmas whispers in Bohemia

Budapest at Christmas time is a mixture of lively Advent excitement and joyful pre-Christmastime. Succumb to the charm of this city - offering great value at competitive prices! Day 1: Arrival in Budapest Arrive at your 4 * hotel in Budapest and enjoy dinner. Day 2: City Tour The today´s city tour ends at the Budapest Christmas Market, before enjoying a traditional 3-course meal on board of a romantic River Boat. Day 3: Hungarian Folk Ensemble After a guided walk in the old town, visit the Budapest Market Hall. Enjoy the wonderful view of Budapest on a Danube cruise, where coffee or tea with a cake will be served. In the evening enjoy the famous Hungarian Folk Ensemble at the Danube Palace. Day 4: Szentendre Get to know the picturesque baroque town of Szentendre before experiencing the pre-Christmas atmosphere

in Budapest at your leisure. Dinner at the hotel. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 x accommodation incl. breakfast in a 4 * hotel in Budapest · 2 x dinner at the hotel · 1 x dinner in the city centre · 1 dinner aboard a Danube river boat restaurant · 1 x Guided city tour · 1 x Guided city walk · 1 x Danube cruise with coffee or tea & cake · 1 x Visit the Budapest Market Hall · 1 x Folklore Performance at the Danube Palace, cat. 2 · Guided city walk in Szentendre · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 23.11.-17.12.2017 € 209,Single supplement € 69,Supp. Advent weekend € 18,-

Experience Christmas whispers in Bohemia - a place full of character, tranquillity and romantic ambiance. Day 1: Arrival Arrival at your hotel and dinner. Day 2: Krumau & Hubloka Castle After an interesting city tour in Český Krumlov continue to Hubloka, a castle straight out of a fairy tale and enjoy a torchlit walk. Day 3: Linz & St. Florian (organ concert) After a guided tour at the Abbey of St. Florian, experience a private Anton Bruckner organ concert before heading to Linz to get to know the city of media arts. Back at your hotel enjoy dinner. Day 4: Budweis & the oldest mechanical crib Today you will visit Ceske Budejovice to discover the many attractions of the South Bohemian metropolis. Continue this day tour to Jindřichův Hradec, where you will see the oldest mechanical crib in the World!

Innsbruck

Salzburg

Austria´s finest christmas markets

Silent Night in Salzburg

Join this tour and experience Austria‘s finest Christmas Markets!

Feel the magic of Christmas in the City of Mozart and let yourself be enchanted by this charming journey into the World of Christmas!

Day 1: Arrival in Innsbruck Arrival and dinner at your hotel. Day 2: Innsbruck After an interesting city tour and walk visit Innsbruck’s Christmas market. Day 3: Silent Night & Salzburg Visit Oberndorf and the ‘‘Silent Night – Holy Night“ chapel and listen to a live rendition of the famous Christmas carol. Warm your heart by singing the touching song together. Day 4: Vienna & Christmas Market Check in to your hotel in Vienna. In the evening experience Vienna’s traditional Magic of Advent at the Town Hall Square! Here you will have free time to enjoy one of the most beautiful Christmas Market in Austria! Day 5: Vienna City Tour After a tour at the Imperial Palace of Schönbrunn and the Christmas Market enjoy a city tour of Vienna. Dinner will take place at a typical wine inn.

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Day 6: Departure

Included services · 2 overnights on half board in a 3* hotel in the Innsbruck region · 2 overnights including breakfast in a 3* hotel in the Vienna region · 1 overnight on half board in the Salzburg region · 1 x dinner at the hotel in the Vienna region · Heurigen Evening · City tour/city walk in Innsbruck · Visit and tour at the Silent night chapel in Oberndorf · Visit to the Christmas Markets in Innsbruck, Salzburg and Vienna · Guided city Tour of Vienna · Schönbrunn Palace (Audioguide) · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 24.11.-22.12.2017 € 316,Single supplement € 79,(arrival Monday to Saturday)

Day 1: Arrival Arrive at your hotel in Salzburg and enjoy dinner. Day 2: Guided tour & Xmas Markets After a guided tour through Salzburg enjoy the charming Christmas Markets in the city centre. Day 3: „Silent Night“ in Oberndorf Head off in the early afternoon for the „Silent Night“ memorial celebration in Oberndorf. Return full of the Spirit of Christmas to your hotel, where a festive Christmas meal awaits you. Day 4: Romantic Salzkammergut Sample the famous “Zauner Stollen” in the Imperial town Bad Ischl, before enjoying a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride followed by a boat cruise on Lake Wolfgang. Day 5: Departure

Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 x accommodation with breakfast at a 4* hotel in the Budweis region · 1 x Welcome drink · 3 x half board (3 course meals) · 1 x music evening with South Bo hemian dishes and one drink incl. · 1 x Punch & biscuits · 1 x Torch walk to Hubloka castle · 1 x Entrance & guided tour of the St. Florian Monastery · 1 x Private organ concert · Guided tours of Cesky Krumlov, Linz and Ceske Budejovice · 1 x Entrance & tour to the oldest Christmas crib in the world · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 02.12.-22.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 269,€ 59,-

Included services · 4 nights in a middleclass hotel in the Salzburg region · 3 x dinners at the hotel (3-course meals) · 1 x Festive Christmas dinner · Guided city walk in Salzburg · Visit to the Silent Night Chapel in Oberndorf · Participation in the „Silent Night“ memorial celebration · Visit to Bad Ischl · Coffee & “Zaunerstollen” · Horse drawn sleigh ride · Boat cruise over Lake Wolfgang · Travel partner tour guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 22.12.-26.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 319,€ 69,-

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Vienna

Prague

Imperial Christmas In Vienna

Royal christmas in the Habsburg cities

Where can Christmas be celebrated with more style or tradition than in Vienna?

Celebrate Christmas in the empire‘s former capital cities of Prague, Budapest and Vienna - a truly royal experience!

Day 6: Vienna´s Christmas Spirit! Get to know the majestically Schönbrunn Palace. Dinner takes place at a Heurigen.

Day 1: Arrival in Prague

Day 7: Departure

Day 1: Arrival Arrive in the Vienna Region and enjoy a glass of hot mulled wine before dinner. Day 2: Vienna & Christmas Eve A walking tour leads you today through historical streets, where you can experience a stroll through the romantic Christmas Market. In the evening enjoy a traditional Austian Christmas Dinner at your hotel. Day 3: Christmas Day Enjoy a traditional Roast Turkey, a city tour and a Christmas Carol concert, full of joy and the spirit of Christmas! Day 4: Schönbrunn & the Vienna Woods Enjoy a guided tour of the Imperial Palace of Schönbrunn and its romantic Christmas Market. After a tour in the Vienna Woods dinner will take place at a typical wine inn. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 nights accommodation including breakfast in a middleclass hotel in the Vienna Woods & 2 evening meals · Guided walk & Christmas Markets · 1 glass of hot mulled wine · Austrian Christmas Dinner · Christmas gift including a card with your Tour Operator logo · Traditional Roast Turkey lunch · Guided tour of Vienna · “CHRISTMAS CAROLS” concert · Entrance/tour of Heiligenkreuz Abbey · Heuriger Evening · Entrance to and tour of Schön brunn Palace (tour by Audioguide) · Visit to the Christmas Markets · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 23.12.-27.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 289,€ 69,-

Day 2: Prague & Christmas Market Head to the city for an interesting city tour. Visit the romantic Christmas Markets. In the evening enjoy a Czech Beer Party! Day 3: Bratislava & Budapest Visit Bratislava while in Budapest a special Hungarian Christmas Dinner awaits you! Day 4: Budapest Today your city guide imparts the secrets of this impressive city. Enjoy a typical Christmas lunch and dinner at the hotel. Day 5: Budapest to Vienna Depart Budapest and head for Vienna. Experience an interesting city tour. Dinner at your hotel.

Included services · 3 x 2 overnights & breakfast in a 4* hotel in the Prague, Budapest & Vienna · 3 x 1 dinner at the hotels in Prague, Budapest and Vienna · 1 x Czech beer Party in Prague · Christmas Dinner in Budapest · Christmas lunch in Budapest city · Heurigen Evening in Vienna · City tour in Prague, Budapest and Vienna · Visit to Bratislava · Schönbrunn Palace (audioguide) · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 22.12.-28.12.2017 Single supplement

€ 379,€ 109,-

Advent, Christmas & New Year River Cruises 2017 Vienna

New year in Vienna Experience New Year in Vienna - a truly magical experience! Day 1: Arrival Arrive in Vienna, check-in to your hotel and enjoy dinner. Day 2: Exciting Vienna Get to know the highlights of Vienna and visit the Altwiener Schnappsmuseum. Enjoy dinner at a traditional Viennese Heuriger or wine inn. Day 3: Imperial Schönbrunn & Gala Today you visit the Schönbrunn Palace and its atmospheric, cultural New Year‘s market. Tonight, enjoy a traditional New Year Grand Gala Evening, set in a specially selected Viennese venue, where you will enjoy a 4 course meal, live music and sparkling wine to toast the New Year. Day 4: New Year´s Concert Enjoy a stroll at your leisure through the city and listen to an authentic New Year’s Concert by the outstanding Old Vienna Orchestra.

Day 5: Departure Departure after breakfast.

Included services · 4 nights B & B at a 4 star hotel in Vienna & 2 evening meals · Heurigen Evening in Grinzing with 3 course evening meal, ¼ litre wine and music · New Year’s Eve Grand Gala & 1 glass of sparkling wine · Guided city tour of Vienna · Entrance and tour to the Altwiener Schnappsmuseum · Visit to the New Year’s Market at Schönbrunn Palace · Ticket to the New Year’s Concert at the Vienna Kursalon (category A) · Travel Partner Tour Guide for the duration of the stay Dates and prices 29.12.-02.01.2017 Single supplement

€ 469,€ 129,-

Rhine River - Cologne

Danube & Main River Cruise and Rhine & Mosel River Cruise All excursions included! Program, dates & prices upon request.

from €

319,- p.p.

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Brocken Train

Christmas Market

Winterwonderland Harz Mountains

Christmas Markets along the Rhine

Popular for breathtaking views and activities during the winter months, the Harz Mountains welcome you for a short haul holiday.

Enjoy three of the most popular and traditional Christmas Markets on the Rhine.

Day 1: Arrival Arrive in the Harz Mountains and lean back to enjoy your welcome drink. Day 2: Werigerode and a sleight ride The highlight of today will be a horse-drawn sleight tour though the picturesque Harz Mountain landscape. Afterwards visit of the christmas market in Werigerode. Day 3: Winterwonderland via Brocken Train Today you will experience a winterwonderland par excellence. Bord the Brocken train which will bring you on top of the Brocken mountain where you will have breathtaking views. Afterwards enjoy a torchlight walk through Blankenburg.

Day 4: Christmas market in Quedlinburg On a guided tour you will learn more about beautiful Quedlinburg which is famous for its timbered houses. Afterwards enjoy a mulled wine at the christmas market. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 nights including half-board at a 3* hotel in Harz Mountains · Welcome drink · Sleight ride through Harz Mountains · Journey on the Brocken train · Torchlight walk Blankburg · Guided tour of Quedlinburg Dates and prices 28.11.-20.12.2017 Single room supp.

€ 218,€ 73,-

Day 1: Arrival Check into your hotel and be greeted by your tour guide with a welcome drink. Day 2: Wiesbaden and Rüdesheim A walking tour leads you through the streets of Wiesbaden, where a festive feeling of peace and goodwill lies over the city. At the Christmas Market we invite you to sample some traditional German grilled sausage and a mulled wine to keep you warm. Depart Wiesbaden and travel through beautiful countryside to glittering Rüdesheim. Visit the popular music cabinet before enjoying the chirstmas market. Day 3: Mainz Explore the streets and narrow alleys of Mainz. You will have the opportunity to browse the traditional, festive stands offering all sorts of handicrafts, toys, Christmas ornaments and food at the christmas market. To round off this

festive tour you will enjoy a farewell dinner in your hotel. Day 4: Departure

Included services · 3 nights including half-board at a 3* hotel in Wiesbaden/Mainz Region · Welcome drink · Farewell dinner in your hotel · Guided walking tour of Wiesbaden and Mainz incl. Christmas Market · Complimentary grilled German sausage and mulled wine · Short guided walk in Rüdesheim including a visit to the Christmas Market · Entrance to the music cabinet in Rüdesheim · Travel Partner representative throughout Dates and prices 27.11.-22.12.2017 Single supplement

Christmas market Munich

Christmas Market Heidelberg

Bavarian Winter Magic

Wonderful Advent in Germany

The mountains are covered in white powder snow and a festive spirit lies over the Bavarian winterwonderland: Enjoy some peaceful winter days!

Pretty decorated stalls provide a wonderful festive atmosphere during christmas markets are just perfect destinations to experience that.

Day 1: Arrival Today you will arrive in your hotel for the next 4 nights.

Day 1: Arrival Relax over a hearty evening meal.

Day 2: Füssen and Neuschwanstein Today’s highlight will be the visit of fairy tale caste Neuschwanstein. Afterwards a horse drawn carriage will await you to take you through the picturesque landscape. Day 3: Oberammergau and Ettal Guided tour through Oberammergau with visit of the famous Passion Play theatre. Visit to Ettal and it’s brewery. Day 4: Christmas market in Munich Learn more about the charming capital of Bavaria on a city tour before you enjoy the traditional christmas market on the Marien Square wirth its illuminated christmas tree. Day 5: Departure

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Included services · 4 nights including half-board at a 3* hotel in Oberammergau/ Kempten area · Entrance to Neuschwanstein Castle incl. tour · Horse-drawn carriage ride · Guided tour Oberammergau · Tour through the Ettal brewery incl. tasting · Guided city tour Munich Dates and prices 28.11.-20.12.2017 Single room supp.

€ 212,€ 78,-

Day 2: Heidelberg Our guided tour will take you through picture postcard squares of Heidelberg. No visit to Heidelberg would be complete without a visit to its fabulous Castle, one of the country’s most famous ruins. Afterwards explore the Christmas stalls of the three christmas markets. Dinner will be served in a traditional restaurant. Day 3: Speyer and the German Wine Route Speyer‘s christmas market is located close to the impressive Cathedral itself. A journey along the German Wine Route will folllow. Enjoy the tasty treats or a hot glass of mulled wine at the Christmas market in Neustadt before we round off this wonderful day with an evening meal including local speci-

€ 165,€ 58,-

alities on the Wine Route itself in a traditional restaurant. Day 4: Departure

Included services · 3 overnights at a 3* hotel in area Heidelberg · 1 x 3 course dinner in the hotel · 1 x 3 course dinner in a traditional restaurant in Heidelberg · 1 x 3 course dinner in a traditio nal restaurant at the German Wine Route · Guided tour in Heidelberg incl. entrance to the castle · Return railtrip · Guided tour in Speyer · 1 x complimentary mulled wine in Neustadt · Guided tour in Bad Duerkheim · Travel Partner tour guide included throughout Dates and prices 27.11.-22.12.2016 Single supplement

€ 225,€ 75,-

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Christmas Market Cologne

Christmas market Dresden

German- Dutch Chirstmas Market Tour

Stollen, nostalgic train and porcelain

Visit some of the most beautiful and special Christmas Markets in Germany and the Netherlands during Advent.

Take a steam train through beautiful wintery landscapes and let the smell of freshly baked Stollen lure you deeper into the baroque city of Dresden.

Day 1: Arrival Arrive in Aachen and enjoy a welcome drink before dinner. Day 2: Cologne With 5 Christmas markets Cologne is definitively luring you deeper into its festive heart of sparkling lights and wonderfully decorated stalls. The smell of cinnamon and mulled wine floats like a cloud over the city and gets everybody into the festive mood. Day 3: Aachen Enjoy a stroll through the old town of Aachen and marvel your eyes on the festive stalls of the Christmas market. It is said that Aachen is one of the most beuatiful cities during Christmas time. See for yourself! Day 4: Valkenburg Visit Valkenburg’s special christmas market which is situated in tunnels and

caves. See a life-seized nativity set and enjoy the festive spirit. Day 5: Departure Departure after breakfast.

Day 1: Arrival Today you will arrive in your hotel for the next 4 nights.

Included services · 4 nights including half-board a 3* hotel in area Aachen · Welcome drink · Guided tour of Cologne · Guided tour of Valkenburg · Entrance fee to Valkenburg Christmas Market Dates and prices 28.11.-20.12.2017 Single room supp.

€ 229,€ 78,-

Day 2: Beautiful Dresden, home of Stollen A local guide will join you and show you this beautiful baroque city followed by a visit of the popular Christmas markets before you will step into a traditional Stollen bakery where the masters will show you how they bake the popular treat- of course you will taste some as well. Day 3: A visit to Moritzburg Palace Today we visit Moritzburg. This beautiful palace impresses with its rooms, rich furniture and its baroque style. Afterwards you will have time to visit the Christmas markets in Dresden on your own.

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Cologne

Wintery Black Forest

New Years in Cologne

When the snow is glittering, the traditional houses are nestled next to deep woods and hills and you can feel the peace and joy around you, then you know you have arrived in the Black Forest. Day 1: Arrival Day 2: Fürstenberger Hof and the Black Forest Cake Today you will visit the Fürstenberger Hof, a historical farm house out of the 16th century. Here you will see about 400 nativity sets. Then we will visit a traditional Black Forest gateau baker and watch him do his work, incl. tasting. Day 3: Gengenbach and Wolfach We will visit a glass blower in Wolfach. Enjoy his work and be amazed on how smooth glass can be changed into a fabulous figurine. We then enjoy the Christmas market. Our next port of call is Gengenbach with its town house that is transformed into huge advents calendar- the biggest in Europe. Day 4: Strasbourg Today we will cross the French bor-

der and visit one of the strongholds of Christmas Markets: Strasbourg. Enjoy a guided tour and the oldest Christmas market of France. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 nights including half-board at a 3* hotel in the North of the Black Forest · Visit of the Fürstenberger Hof incl. nativity set exhibition · Visit of the Black Forest Gateau masterclass incl. tasting · Visit of a glass blower incl. demonstration · Visit of the largest advents calendar of Europe in Gengenbach · Guided city tour in Strasbourg · Visit of the Christmas market in Strasbourg Dates and prices 28.11.-22.12.2017 Single room supp.

€ 205,€ 73,-

Day 4: Nostalgic train and Meissen We will make our way to Cunnertswalde, where the huffing and puffing Loessnitzgrundbahn train awaits you. Once on board it starts its journey to Radebeul where our coach will pick us up and takes you to the Meissen porcelain manufactory. Day 5: Departure

Included services · 4 nights including half-board at a 3* hotel in Dresden area · Guided city tour of Dresden incl. visit of the Christmas markets · Visit of a Stollen bakery incl. tasting · Visit of Moritzburg palace · Single train journey with the Loessnitzgrundbahn · Visit of Meissen porcelain incl. tour Dates and prices 28.11.-20.12.2017 Single room supp.

€ 223,€ 78,-

Experience the turn of the year in the iconic city of Cologne! Day 1: Arrival Arrival in your hotel and welcome drink. Day 2: Cologne and New Years Eve Visit Cologne and see some of the highlights on a walked tour through the Old Town. A visit to the chocolate museum will sweeten your day as a visit to one of the breweries will spicen it up a bit. Return to your hotel and prepare for tonight’s Gala Dinner! Happy New Year!

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Tag 3: Cathedral and Palaces After a late breakfast you will visit the mighty cathedral, icon of Cologne. Learn more about its architecture, the glaspaintings and other artworks. Afterwards visit of the Brühler Palaces and gardens. Dinner will be served in a traditional beer cellar.

· 3 nights including bed and break fast at a 4* hotel in Cologne · 1 x dinner in your hotel · 1 x silvester gala in your hotel incl. 1 glass of bubbly · 1 x dinner in a traditional beer cellar incl. 1 beer · 1 x entrance and tour chocolate museum incl. tasting · 1 x walked tour Old Town · 1 x entrance and guided tour of the Cathedral · 1 x visit of a brewery incl. tasting · 1 x entrance to Brühler palaces

Day 4: Departure

Dates and prices 30.12.-02.01.2018 Single room supp.

€ 289,€ 73,-

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