Christmas Markets Coach Trips in UK

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Edinburgh ChristmasIf you want to visit the Christmas markets, why not take a coach trip? This is a great way to feel the holiday spirit without worrying about reserving the seat in a plane and thinking about airline weight limits. Here are a few Christmas market coach trips in UK that you should know about:

Yorkshire

Yorkshire is a great place to visit from the start of December as you will be able to feel the warm glow of Castle Howards and all of its rooms that were made in the 18th century and are still decorated with traditional Christmas trees.  Make sure that you also visit Skipton and Grassington as the locals decorate these villages in a really charming manner.

Birmingham 

Did you know that Birmingham was the first British city to have a German style Christmas market? The Frankfurt Christmas markets is from November till December and has more than 180 stalls that mostly has hand crafted items.

Edinburgh 

The Scottish capital is the place to be if you want to have a look at a German Christmas as well as a traditional Highland Village market. The highlights of visiting the place include the amazing German food at the stalls, the treats at the Real Scottish Fair and visiting places like the Loch Lomond, Royal Yacht Britannia, and the Trossachs.

Manchester

The Christmas markets at Manchester are great and places like St Ann’s Square and Manchester’s Albert Square have more than 300 stalls that consist of food, jewellery, toys, and traditional Christmas decorations. The best part is that some of the stores offer up to 60% off selected items.

Portsmouth 

Visit Portsmouth and celebrate the Victorian Festival of Christmas by enjoying the entertainment and going around the festival market.