PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Included In CostIncluded In Cost
- Coach travel
- channel tunnel crossings
- 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- entrance to Municipal Caves only
ImagesCourtesy Of Cologne Tourist Board
ItineraryCologne Christmas MarketDay 1 Morning departure to Folkestone for the tunnel crossing to Calais, continuing the journey to Valkenburg for a stay of four nights.
Day 2 Today travel to Aachen where the squares and streets around the Cathedral and the Town Hall are transformed into a paradise of lights and colours, festive sounds, smells and market stalls. Enjoy a wide variety of Printen and other cakes, biscuits, gingerbread, marzipan bread and of course glühwein.
Day 3 Valkenburg at leisure. Visit the oldest and most visited underground market in the Municipal Caves. With over 50 stalls with beautiful decorations and Christmas gifts. Above ground see the festive decorations in Santa’s village and marvel at the largest crib in Europe. NB: Entrance is included for the Municipal Caves only.
Day 4 A visit to Cologne with its seven Christmas markets around the city. There are four large markets at Cologne Cathedral with stalls arranged around a huge Christmas tree, the Alter Markt, the Neumarkt and Rudolfplatz. The aroma of foods and glühwein will waft through the alleyways whilst you shop and explore.
Day 5 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey. Back to top
Your holiday hotels Hotel Walram
A stylish hotel with a rich history. It was originally a farm during the 18th Century and is built on the remains of the city walls. Since 1920 it has been run as a hotel. The Walram is renowned for its special atmosphere, and exudes a unique ambiance of nostalgia. The hotel lies close to the picturesque town centre and amenities. All rooms are en-suite with, tea/coffee making facilities, TV and hairdryer. Lift, cosy bar, reading room, restaurant and indoor swimming pool.
Single room supplement £65
Holiday insurance £28.00 (70 years and over £47.00)