Stuttgart Christmas Markets

From £1,399
Duration 5 Days
Departures from Dec 2020 - Dec 2020
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From £1,399
Duration 5 Days
Departures from Dec 2020 - Dec 2020
Tour Overview

​Discover the Christmas markets in Stuttgart, Esslingen and Ludwigsburg on this magical break in Germany. Soak up the festive atmosphere, admire the twinkling lights and sample an array of tasty treats including 'hutzelbrot', a spiced fruit bread, and hot mulled wine.​

  • Festive
  • Short Break
  • Half Board
  • All Highlights Included

Your Holiday Includes

  • Just You Tour Manager as your host
  • Return flights from Heathrow with British Airways
  • A dedicated Just You representative to greet you at selected UK airports
  • 4 nights in a 4-star hotel
  • 8 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners including a welcome drink
  • Overseas transfers, other transportation & porterage
  • Audio Guide

Included Holiday Highlights

  • Guided walking tour of Stuttgart including a tasting of 'hutzelbrot', a spiced fruit bread
  • Explore the Esslingen Medieval & Christmas Market & sample mead & 'ritterfladen', a type of flatbread
  • Visit the Ludwigsburg Baroque Christmas Market & enjoy a glass of mulled wine or punch

 

Itinerary

Day 1 UK - Stuttgart

​Today you'll fly to the German city of Stuttgart. On arrival we will transfer you to your hotel and you'll get to know your travelling companions over a welcome drink and dinner this evening. 

Meals included: D

Day 2 Stuttgart Christmas Market

We'll spend this morning getting to know Stuttgart as we explore on foot with a Local Guide. We'll learn about the history of the city's Christmas market, said to be one of oldest, largest and most beautiful in Europe. Festive stalls, adorned with sparkling lights, create a magical atmosphere in the heart of the city, We'll have plenty of time to browse and will sample 'hutzelbrot', a spiced fruit bread.​

Meals included: B,D

Day 3 Esslingen

We're heading to Esslingen today, an enchanting medieval city full of fairy-tale half-timbered houses. Here, at the Medieval and Christmas markets, take a step back in time as merchants dressed in historical costumes sell their wares as they would have in years gone by. Watch as blacksmiths, glassblowers and other craftsmen demonstrate their skills, and musicians, jugglers and street entertainers perform. It's a unique and unforgettable spectacle, where stalls sell everything from Christmas decorations and handmade toys to delicious snacks and steaming hot cups of glü​hwein. As we explore, we'll enjoy a tasting of mead and 'ritterfladen', a type of flatbread.
Back at the hotel, we'll enjoy dinner together this evening.​

Meals included: B,D

Day 4 Ludwigsburg

​This morning we're off to the Ludwigsburg Baroque Christmas market. With its thousands of tiny twinkling lights, majestic angel figures with glittering wings, and beautifully illuminated baroque churches it really is a sight to behold. Listen to Christmas carols, enjoy the spicy aroma of gingerbread, and sip a glass of mulled wine or punch as you wander around stalls selling an array of traditional handicrafts.
Dinner will be served at the hotel this evening.

Meals included: B,D

Day 5 Stuttgart - UK

​Today we'll transfer you to the airport for your flight back to the UK.

Meals included: B

Accommodation

Hotel Ibis Styles Stuttgart

Your hotel is located in Stuttgart's Bad Cannstatt district, opposite the spa town's mineral baths. The U-Bahn stop is just a 2-minute walk away, and is about 20 minutes by train from the centre of Stuttgart. Facilities include a restaurant, a bar and fitness centre. Guest rooms feature private facilities, air-conditioning, TV, Wifi.

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