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 Christmas Markets in Alsace

STRASBOURG - THE WINE TRAIL - COLMAR - STRASBOURG

 

            

 

Christmas has a country!  For 500 years, Father Christmas has been stuffing his sack in Alsace; these are the Christmas Markets, one of the most popular of our Alsatian traditions.  Why not come and explore these places rich in colour & festivities for 4 days?

 
Days: 4 Days           2016 departures: November 29; December 7,8,11,14,17
Code -  MNO
NOTE: 2017 CRUISES INCLUDE THE "CLASSIC" SIGHTSEEING PACKAGE
Itinerary

Day 1

STRASBOURG


Boarding at around 6.00 pm on one of our boats.  Welcome and introduction by your hostess.  Time to settle into your cabin before dinner on board, followed by a free evening.

   
Day 2

COLMAR

 

After breakfast on board, depart by coach with a hostess for the Wine Trail with its picturesque villages wonderfully decorated for Christmas.  Stop on the journey to visit a wine cellar followed by a tasting.  After lunch the afternoon will be devoted to exploring the Christmas Market which you will find enchanting.  In the marvellous setting of Old Colmar, each and every decorated street invites you to explore and to dream.  Back to Strasbourg for dinner in a Christmas atmosphere and your on board accommodation.

   
Day 3

STRASBOURG

 

After breakfast on board, depart by coach with your hostess for a tour of Old Strasbourg.  The entire city and particularly the streets and shops are adorned with garlands and decorations for Christmas.  Visit the Christmas Market on the Place Broglie and around the Cathedral.  Lunch.  Time in the afternoon for shopping in the streets of Strasbourg before returning to the boat in time for dinner.  After dinner, you will be able to take a coach trip with your hostess to explore the wonderfully decorated Christmas illuminations in the city

   
Day 4

STRASBOURG

 

Breakfast on board.  End of your journey.

   
 

This itinerary is a guide only. For reasons of navigational safety , the captain and crew of the boat alone may decide to modify the itinerary.

Please note Croisi cruises are bilingual. Cruise co-ordinators, commentary and sightseeing in French and/or English (subject to minimum numbers).

   
INCLUSIONS




This offer includes: The cruise on full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day, local wine, beer and fruit juice at lunch and dinner (on board meals only served at the restaurant), accommodation in a double air conditioned cabin with shower and WC, entertainment, the assistance of our hostess on board, the welcome cocktail, the gala evening, port taxes and pre paid sightseeing (subject to minimum numbers).

   
EXCLUSIONS

This offer does not include:  insurance, personal expenses, all drinks in the lounge bar, wine selected from the wine list and drinks purchased during on shore excursions.

   
ESSENTIALS

Valid national identity card or passport is compulsory.  Non EU nationals are requested to consult their embassy or consulate.

   
CHANGES TO ITINERARY

NB: the imperatives of navigation related to meteorological conditions may disrupt the itineraries and, in some cases, ports of call may be cancelled. If this is the case, CroisiEurope will strive to find the most suitable solution to meet the expectations of its passengers.

   
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