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Festive Ghent, Brussels* & Bruges Christmas Markets

Europe
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Bed & Breakfast
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEGMBY

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach
Visit the Christmas markets of Ghent and Bruges as we travel to festive Europe!
PRICE FROM ? £399 per person
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Itinerary

4 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Local departure by coach, then to our hotel in Belgium for a three-night stay.

  • Day 2 - Ghent & Ypres

    This afternoon, our included excursion takes us to the charming historical city of Ghent. Here, over 100 festive stalls and chalets are spread out from Sint-Baafsplein in areas such as the Botermarkt,and Klein Turkije, to the end of the Korenmarkt. Wander among the stalls selling snacks and drinks, decorative and craft items, taking in the festive sights and why not sample a warming gluhwein? Ghent manages to combine medieval architectural wealth and idyllic charm within its city walls. From St. Michael’s bridge there is a wonderful view of the skyline of Ghent, which includes the three impressive towers of St. Nicholas’ Church and Sint Baafs Cathedral with its elaborate stone and marble naves.

    This evening, join our optional visit to Ypres, and see the moving Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate.

    Meals - Breakfast

  • Day 3 - Bruges

    Spend today at leisure, or why not join us as we head to the charming medieval city of Bruges on our included excursion. Bruges boasts quite a unique magic at this time of year, with its stunning buildings including the Gothic clock, town halls and medieval belfry that dominate the main square which will be beautifully illuminated and dressed in festive garlands. You will have free time to explore the Christmas Markets, which are magnificently brought to life, offering an assortment of handmade gifts, decorations, and food, including a tempting array of Belgian chocolates made especially for Christmas.

    Meals - Breakfast

  • Day 4

    Return home.

    Meals - Breakfast

5-Day Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Local departure by coach, then to our hotel in Belgium for a four-night stay.

  • Day 2 - Ghent & Ypres

    Mid-morning, we set off on our included excursion to the charming historical city of Ghent. Here, the festive stalls and chalets spread out from Sint-Baafsplein in areas such as the Botermarkt,and Klein Turkije, to the end of the Korenmarkt. Wander among the stalls selling snacks and drinks, decorative and craft items, taking in the festive sights and why not sample a warming gluhwein? Ghent manages to combine medieval architectural wealth and idyllic charm within its city walls. From St. Michael’s bridge there is a wonderful view of the skyline of Ghent, which includes the three impressive towers of St. Nicholas’ Church and Sint Baafs Cathedral with its elaborate stone and marble naves.

    This evening, join our optional visit to Ypres, and see the moving Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate.

    Meals - Breakfast

  • Day 3 - Bruges

    Join us as we head to the charming medieval city of Bruges on our included excursion. Bruges boasts quite a unique magic at this time of year, with its stunning buildings beautifully illuminated and dressed in festive garlands. You will have free time to explore the Christmas Markets, which are magnificently brought to life, offering an assortment of handmade gifts, decorations, and food, including a tempting array of Belgian chocolates made especially for Christmas.

    Meals - Breakfast

  • Day 4 - Brussels

    Enjoy a visit to Brussels where the Christmas Market is magnificently brought to life in this already vibrant city. The market, with its pretty lights, delicious aromas and cheery stalls, promises a true festive atmosphere. Visit the beautiful Grand Place, decorated in festive lights for the occasion.

    Meals - Breakfast

  • Day 5

    Return home

    Meals - Breakfast

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Accommodation

You will stay for three or four nights at the 4-star Hotel Alize in Mouscron. The hotel does not have a restaurant, but snacks are available from the bar.  There are a number of restaurants and bars nearby. Back to top