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Luxury

Magical Christmas Markets

Vienna to Frankfurt
10 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXR10
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Enchanting Christmas Markets

Enjoy time to wander Europe's Christmas markets, teeming with delicious treats and hand-made treasures.

Mercedes-Benz Car Museum

Explore this unique building that showcases contemporary German architecture and 130 years of the automotive industry.

Local Wood Carver

Visit a local carver that produces traditional wooden masks of the German folklore character Krampus.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 10 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in two locations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 14 meals
  • A wide range of onboard beverages
  • Expert cruise and tour directors
  • 9 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Transfers and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map EULXR10 2020
Vienna to Frankfurt

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met on arrival and transferred to your Hotel.

Stay: Vienna, Hotel Bristol Vienna

Travel to Mondsee and see St Michael’s Church, the film setting for Maria and Georg von Trapp’s wedding in The Sound of Music. Later, arrive in the fairytale city of Salzburg, where your hotel is perfectly situated near the old town. This evening, get to know your tour director over dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Sheraton Grand Salzburg

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

See the famous sights of Salzburg, including the birthplace of Mozart and the charming Residenzplatz in the Old Town. Europe’s Christmas markets are a magical experience. The tempting aroma of hot spiced wine fills the air, and fairy lights twinkle in the town squares. You’ll have free time to wander the markets and perhaps sample some tasty local treats such as gingerbread, then wash it all down with a cup of hot glühwein.

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Salzburg, visit a local carver that produces traditional wooden masks of the folklore character Krampus. Here, admire the skill it takes to produce these highly intricate carvings. In complete contrast to Santa Claus, Krampus would punish the children that were not so nice.


Travel to Kitzbühel, founded in the 16th century as a silver and copper mining town. Today, it is considered one of Europe's premier ski resorts, offering sublime vistas in the Austrian Alps. Arrive at your hotel, situated in the heart of the city's old town.

Stay: Kitzbühel, Hotel Zur Tenne

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Ettal and visit Linderhof Palace and Park. King Luwig II, who was crowned king in 1864, began construction of this masterpiece in 1867. Continue to historic Oberammergau, renowned for its Passion Play. Later, arrive in Munich.

Stay: Two Nights, Munich, Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

A guide will lead you on a culinary tour, providing a delicious way to familiarise yourself with the local fare. Another option is to discover the BMW Museum and see its themed exhibits. Alternatively, visit the Dachau Concentration Camp, offering a sobering insight into the location that served as a model for all Nazi concentration camps.


Enjoy a guided discovery of Munich, followed by some time to browse the numerous stalls of the festive markets to find that special gift in time for Christmas. Afterwards, select your preferred sightseeing.

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, get ready for a night of festivities with authentic cuisine and local entertainment, guaranteed to have you dancing in no time.


It’s time to make some more fairytales come true with a visit to Hohenzollern Castle, a grand 11th-century fortress set atop Mount Hohenzollern in a dramatic fashion. Afterwards, travel into the Black Forest region.

Stay: Two Nights, Black Forest, Hotel Traube Tonbach

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Gourmet lovers will rejoice in a cooking class to learn the secrets of Bavarian cuisine. Alternatively, perhaps sample some of the region’s beers at a local brewery, or continue making fairytale moments with an old-fashioned horse and carriage ride through this stunning region.


During another further day in the Black Forest, select your preferred activity.

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  • Breakfast

Travel to Stuttgart and visit the Mercedes-Benz Car Museum, a unique building that showcases contemporary German architecture. Afterwards, continue to Frankfurt and enjoy a Farewell Dinner.

Stay: Frankfurt, Hotel Frankfurter Hof Steigenberger

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today your Magical Christmas Markets journey draws to a conclusion. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Hotel Traube Tonbach

In Germany's Black Forest region, experience a stay at this fine hotel in a magical setting.

Superb food

Savour regional flavours on a range of included meals, including a Welcome Dinner.

Stay in The Heart of Munich

The Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski allows you to make the most of your time in Munich thanks to its prime position.

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home