The Best Short Christmas Market Breaks

There are many things to love about Christmas, but it can get monotonous and boring if not taken full advantage of. Despite the many great attributes of Christmas, the best one is always the shopping. You know you have to take care of Christmas shopping every year, so why not make an enjoyable and unique trip out of it and have fun?

There are a few Christmas market breaks by coach that you can enjoy this year:

Cologne & Merode Castle

Cost: £219


  • Visits to Cologne, Monshau, and Merode Castle.
  • Pick and drop including an exotic channel crossing.
  • Three night long trip with a hotel stay + breakfast.

Brussels Christmas MarketBrussels and Bruges

Cost: £159


  • An exclusive visit to Ghent.
  • Pick and drop.
  • Two night long stay + breakfast.

Rochester Dickensian Festival

Cost: £199


  • Exclusive visits to Rochester, Bruges, and Canterbury.
  • Buy one, get one free, offers for drinks.
  • Three nights long stay at the hotel.

Prague Christmas Markets

Cost: £329


  • Four night stay at the hotel + breakfast.
  • Return tickets.

RudesheimRudesheim & Koblenz

Cost: £219


  • Three nights long stay at the hotel + three breakfasts, two dinners, and 1 supper.
  • Exclusive visits to Rudesheim and Koblenz with a wonderful channel crossing.

German Markets River Cruise

Cost: £399


  • Excursions to Rudesheim and Heidelberg.
  • Three nights long stay at the MS Johannes Brahms.
  • Attractive Gala dinner.
  • Return via coach.

Belgium Markets River Cruise

Cost: £359


  • Visit Ghent, Bruges, and Antwerp.
  • Three nights long star at the MS Princess along with Captain’s Dinner.
  • Return via coach.

Now you have enough budget friendly and extravagant options to explore while you decide on what to get your friends for Christmas.