Enjoy time to wander Europe's Christmas markets, teeming with delicious treats and hand-made treasures.
Visit a local carver that produces traditional wooden masks of the German folklore character Krampus.
Explore this unique building that showcases contemporary German architecture and 130 years of the automotive industry.
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Be met on arrival and transferred to your Hotel.
Stay: Vienna, Hotel Bristol Vienna
After breakfast travel to Mondsee. Here, see St Michael's Church, the film setting for Maria and Georg von Trapp's wedding in The Sound of Music. Later, arrive in Salzburg, where you will enjoy dinner.
Stay: Two Nights, Salzburg, Hotel Imlauer and BräuDaily :
See the famous sights of Salzburg, including the birthplace of Mozart and the charming Residenzplatz in the Old Town. Afterwards, enjoy free time to wander the enchanting Christmas markets and perhaps sample some local treats such as gingerbread.Daily :
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 TenneDaily :
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 KempinskiDaily :
A guide will lead you on this 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.
Tour Munich, followed by some time at the Christmas markets. Afterwards, select your preferred sightseeing.Daily :
This evening, enjoy traditional Bavarian cuisine and local entertainment.
Visit the magical hilltop Hohenzollern Castle, a grand 11th-century fortress set atop Mount Hohenzollern in a dramatic setting. Afterwards, travel into the Black Forest region.
Stay: Two Nights, Black Forest, Hotel Traube TonbachDaily :
Perhaps delight in a cooking class and learn the secrets of Bavarian cuisine. Alternatively, sample some of the region's beers at a local brewery, or embark on a beautiful horse and carriage ride through this stunning region.
Discover the beauty of the region on your chosen activity.Daily :
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 SteigenbergerDaily :
Today your Magical Christmas Markets journey draws to a conclusion. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.Daily :
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