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Classic Germany Christmas Markets 7-Night Escorted Coach Tour

Experience the 600-year-old holiday spirit of the 'Christkindlesmarkt' on this charming tour from Oberammergau to Würzburg, Germany. This 7-night tour will take you to visit Christmas Markets in Germany, including visits to France and Austria. Highlights include a visit to the ornate Alte Mainbrücke, the oldest bridge on the River Main, taking a panoramic tour of Munich, a city tour of Nuremberg and of course getting to taste delicious traditional Bavarian cuisine.

Classic Germany Christmas Markets 7-Night Escorted Coach Tour

DEPARTURE DATE: November 27, 2023
Countries Visited: Austria, France, Germany


Sip mulled wine and collect unique handicrafts, hand-made ornaments and toys at some of the largest and most famous Christmas markets in Europe. Spend three nights in the traditional Alpine village of Oberammergau and two nights in the heart of the Black Forest. Bask in holiday cheer as you stroll along the cobblestone streets of Innsbruck, capital of Tyrolean Austria, and embark on your choice of a cultural walking tour or a visit to the Museum of Tyrolean Regional Heritage. Explore Strasbourg’s Petit France and its quaint market stalls huddled around the imposing cathedral. Discover historic Würzburg and Rothenberg, some of the best-preserved medieval towns in Europe. Visit the famous Nuremberg Christmas Market dating back to 1628 and sample roast sausages and gingerbread. Experience the 600-year-old holiday spirit of “Christkindlesmarkts” in Germany, Austria and France.

Travel Dates & Pricing

November 27, 2023from $2,999 CADPer Person
November 28, 2023from $2,999 CADPer Person
December 13, 2023from $2,999 CADPer Person
December 14, 2023from $2,999 CADPer Person
December 16, 2023from $2,999 CADPer Person

What's Included

  • 7 night escorted coach tour from Oberammergau Germany to Würzburg Germany
    7 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners
  • Choice on Tour Options: Attraction-Innsbruck Cultural City Tour or Attraction-Museum of Tyrolean Heritage.
  • Must-See Inclusions: View the ornate Alte Mainbrucke, the oldest bridge on the River Main; Set out on a panoramic tour of Munich; Enjoy a city tour of Nuremberg.
  • Cultural Experiences: Experience the 600-year-old holiday spirit of “Christkindlesmarkts” in Germany, France and Austria; In Würzburg, see the magnificent 18th-century residence of the prince-bishops.
  • Culinary Inclusions: Enjoy traditional Bavarian cuisine in Oberammergau.
  • Taxes


1Mon Nov 27Oberammergau, Germany
2Tue Nov 28Oberammergau - Innsbruck, Austria - Oberammergau
3Wed Nov 29Oberammergau - Munich - Oberammergau
4Thu Nov 30Oberammergau - Black Forest
5Fri Dec 1Black Forest - Strasbourg, France - Black Forest
6Sat Dec 2Black Forest - Rothenburg - Würzburg
7Sun Dec 3Würzburg - Nuremberg - Würzburg
8Mon Dec 4 Würzburg

Day 1 – Oberammergau, Germany – Tour Begins

Step back in time and stroll the streets past old-world cottages and shops covered in colourful frescos as your journey begins in Oberammergau, the perfect example of a Bavarian Alpine village. It is the ideal place to shop for cuckoo clocks, nutcrackers and Hummel figurines. This evening, join your fellow travellers for dinner in your traditional village inn.

Day 2 – Oberammergau – Innsbruck, Austria – Oberammergau

Traverse the Bavarian landscape to the Tyrolean town of Innsbruck nestled in the heart of the mountains. Then, it’s your choice! Walk through the charming streets of Innsbruck on a locally guided tour and take in landmarks such as the Golden Roof -OR- visit the Museum of Tyrolean Regional Heritage for a glimpse into this historic region through traditional costumes and handicrafts. The remainder of the day is at leisure to shop in the many specialty stores and the cozy Christmas market.

Day 3 – Oberammergau – Munich – Oberammergau

This morning, travel to Munich and be introduced to this exciting city with a panoramic tour featuring the Marienplatz, the Glockenspiel* and Olympic Park. Enjoy leisure time to independently explore Munich’s historic area and the Christmas market. Later, return to Oberammergau and stroll about the village, perhaps shopping for the intricate woodcrafts the town is known for, followed by a dinner featuring Bavarian cuisine.

Day 4 – Oberammergau – Black Forest

Travel through the scenic countryside of Germany to the heart of the Black Forest. Here, relish the peacefulness of the surrounding forested mountains.

Day 5 – Black Forest – Strasbourg, France – Black Forest

Traverse the picturesque valleys of the Black Forest and country roads of Alsace to the provincial capital of Strasbourg, France, where centuries of Roman, French, German and Alsatian influences blend together to lend this city its unique character. Enjoy a guided tour of the Old Quarter, “Petite France,” featuring the Cathedral of Notre Dame, considered one of the noblest achievements of Western architecture. Mingle with the locals as you explore the Christmas market featuring local crafts and traditional food and drink before returning to Germany.

Day 6 – Black Forest – Rothenburg – Würzburg

Depart the Black Forest for the Franconia region of Germany. Venture to lovely Rothenburg, one of the most well-preserved medieval walled towns in all of Germany. Continue to Würzburg and enjoy a free evening to shop in the lively Christmas market.

Day 7 – Würzburg – Nuremberg – Würzburg

This morning, drive to historic Nuremberg for a city tour. Learn about old town’s 900-year-old ramparts that surround the city; the Imperial Castle, and the Justice Palace, site of the War Crimes Tribunal in 1946. Your city tour concludes with a visit to the historic Nuremberg Christmas Market, one of the oldest and most famous markets in Germany dating back to 1628. Here you can spend time sipping Gluhwein and sampling roast sausages. Over 200 wooden stalls have given the Christmas market its name – “Little Town from Wood.” You can find items like Nuremberg spicy gingerbread, fruit loaves, bakery goods, sweets, Christmas tree angels and toys. This afternoon, stroll through Würzburg with a local guide to discover the city’s history. This ancient wine towns rich in historic sites, including the magnificent 18th century residence of the prince bishops, boasting the largest ceiling fresco in the world, and the ornate Alte Mainbrucke, the oldest bridge on the River Main. Tonight, say goodbye to your fellow travellers during a farewell dinner.

Day 8 – Würzburg

Tour Ends

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