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Birmingham & Frankfurt Christmas Market

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Board Basis: Bed & Breakfast
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI8752

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

2 days

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Let us whisk you away for a fabulous weekend of Christmas shopping and festive entertainment. And whilst Birmingham will be buzzing, you can relax knowing that everything is taken care of. We'll get you there safely and look after the parking, leaving you to simply enjoy the magical atmosphere of Birmingham and their Frankfurt Christmas Market!

Enjoy two days of festive fun for Christmas shopping, sightseeing and more magical market browsing!

An ideal choice for:

* Value-conscious Christmas-shopaholics
* Lovers of traditional German-style Christmas Markets
* Couples and friends who fancy a fun-filled pre-Christmas break
* Anyone who loves the buzz of a Christmas Market without the stress of driving and parking
PRICE FROM ? £99 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

Join your comfortable coach this morning and head straight for bustling Birmingham and arguably the largest Christmas Market in the UK. This one is directly from Frankfurt, and offers the best in German tradition, food and twinkling Christmas chalets. Enjoy free time to browse at your leisure and soak up the atmosphere and festive entertainment. Alternatively you can visit the famous Birmingham Bullring, one of the UK’s most visited shopping centres located in the very heart of the city.

We will give you time into early evening to enjoy the Christmas Market and centre of Birmingham, maybe also having a meal at one of the many restaurants or cafes in the city centre or the food stalls at the Christmas Market itself. We will then head for a later check in to your modern hotel on the outskirts of Birmingham to relax ahead of more festive fun tomorrow.

Day 2

After a filling breakfast get ready for another fun day in the heart of Birmingham, whether you want to venture back into the magical Christmas Market, make the most of the great shopping or explore some history and heritage (we recommend the fascinating Jewellery Quarter). This afternoon it is time to join your coach and head homewards with time to relax with your fabulous festive memories.

Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationBirmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market is the largest traditional German-style Christmas Market outside of Austria and Germany and is packed full of continental festive fayre and traditional goods that are guaranteed to put a smile on your face. From the traditional German bratwurst sausage and gluehwein stands through to the intricate lacework, porcelain and handmade gifts, you may have to step back and remind yourself you are in this modern metropolis which is transformed into a quaint German Christmas world. Over the years, Birmingham's singing Christmas moose (Chris Moose) has become a Christmas attraction in his own right. Located directly in front of the Council House entrance, the singing moose (Chris to his mates) guarantees a Christmassy atmosphere and a lot of fun for young and old. Carols in the City as well as daily bands on the Christmas market stage create a romantic Christmas atmosphere. Enjoy a hot mug of Glühwein while listening to traditional Christmas songs or great Jazz music.

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Tour includes

  • 1 nights' hotel with English breakfast
  • Free time to enjoy Birmingham and its Frankfurt German Christmas Market
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate

Birmingham Bullring

INCLUDED Visitor Destination

The famous Bullring is the glamorous heart of Birmingham with over 160 imaginative and desirable shops to explore. Since opening in 2003 the Bullring has helped to transform shopping in Birmingham – making it one of the most popular destinations for retail therapy in the UK. Known both for its vibrant mix of shops and restaurants and for the iconic Selfridges building (which was inspired by a Paco Rabanne sequinned dress) it offers the perfect shopping experience with over 200 brands and retailers, and more than 40 restaurants and cafés to relax in.  

The historic side of Birmingham also offers a unique experience for you to discover with over 1400 years of history, seeing it develop into one of the leading industrial towns in Britain, with an extensive canal system and great prosperity. A visit to the thriving Jewellery Quarter is not to be missed with over 700 jewellers and independent retailers including museums and great places to eat and drink, bringing modern life and history together into a wonderful experience. 

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Accommodation

Ibis Styles Birmingham Oldbury

Ibis Styles Birmingham Oldbury is a modern metro hotel on the outskirts of Birmingham. Guests can dine in the on-site restaurant and a generous buffet breakfast is on offer. The well-stocked bar provides a great place to enjoy a wide range of drinks. Each comfy guest bedroom features air-cooling systems with tea and coffee making facilities plus large flatscreen TVs with freeview. The en-suite shower rooms have hairdryer and heated towel rails. Free Wi-Fi and room service is available upon request. Guests have use of the on site gym.


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