4 Day Christmas Market in Alsace and Black Forest
Strasbourg - Alt Breisach - Colmar - The Wine Trail - The Black Forest - Strasbourg
MNC

 

Cruise along the Rhine and explore the black forest, a land where Christmas traditions are deeply rooted in history. Stroll through the aisles of the Christmas markets, beautifully illuminated and brimming with the gourmet fragrances of mulled wine and gingerbread. You will also be seduced by the heart-warming atmosphere in Colmar, a city of art and history with an exceptional heritage: join us for a memorable journey full of magical discoveries!

DAY 1: STRASBOURG

Boarding at 6.00pm (Rue du Havre). Settling into your cabin. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner and entertainment in the lounge.

DAY 2: STRASBOURG - BREISACH - FREIBURG - BREISACH

This morning will be spent cruising. We'll reach Breisach late this morning enjoy lunch on board. Afterwards, we'll leave for Breitnau to visit a cuckoo clock factory. We'll continue on to Freiburg to discover its Christmas Market. You'll be amazed by the incredible diversity of traditional arts and crafts to be found in the Black Forest such as blown glass and colorful wooden toys. We'll return on board in Breisach in a Christmas atmosphere. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

DAY 3: BREISACH - ECOMUSEUM OF ALSACE - COLMAR - BREISACH

We'll leave with our hostess towards Ungersheim. You'll get a sense of how Alsatians used to celebrate Christmas in the past at the ecomuseum of Alsace, all adorned for this very special time of year. After lunch in a restaurant, we'll continue on to Colmar where Christmas is a magical experience. The appealing scents of cinnamon and other spices will guide you through the alleyways of the five Christmas markets spread out in the shopping streets of the town. We'll return on board for an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night. 

DAY 4: STRASBOURG

Breakfast on board. Arrival in Strasbourg around 09.00am. End of our journey.

 

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS:

  • Christmas Market in Colmar include
  • Wine trail with tasting* include
  • Christmas Market in Noël à Fribourg include
  • Cuckoo clock making workshop include
  • Dorotheenhütte include
  • the company of our hostess during 2 days include

 

 

**Please note that this is a bi-lingual ship with information provided in both English and French, and an international cruise host on board.**

Prices Include: Full board cruise from dinner of the first day to breakfast of the last day in a double cabin with showers and toilets, welcome drink, entertainment, the Captain's evening, the assistance of our hostess on board, FREE Wi-Fi and port taxes. DRINKS PACKAGE INCLUDED - Soft Drinks, as well as tea and coffee specialties, Beer, sparkling white wine, Cremant and Prosecco (in a glass), as well as open wines and daily recommendations from the wine menu (by the glass), Cocktails and long drinks throughout the day and evening.

Prices Do Not Include: Drinks, not listed above, insurance and optional excursions.

For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.

 

For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.

There might not be any other english speaking guests on these dates.

 

2018 Per Person Cruise Only Fares  

Departure Ship Main Deck Middle Deck Upper Deck
3-Dec-18 Beethoven $617 $728 $760
6-Dec-18 Beethoven $617 $728 $760
9-Dec-18 Beethoven $617 $728 $760

 

Prices Include: Full board cruise from dinner of the first day to breakfast of the last day in a double cabin with showers and toilets, welcome drink, entertainment, the Captain's evening, the assistance of our hostess on board, and port taxes. DRINKS PACKAGE INCLUDED - Soft Drinks, as well as tea and coffee specialties, Beer, sparkling white wine, Cremant and Prosecco (in a glass), as well as open wines and daily recommendations from the wine menu (by the glass), Cocktails and long drinks throughout the day and evening.

Prices Do Not Include: Drinks, not listed above, insurance and optional excursions.

For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.

There might not be any other english speaking guests on these dates.