Christmas Markets in the Harz Mountains
221217 · By Jack Stacey
It’s the smell of Christmas more than anything. The puzzling fuzz of deep red glühwein, the sharp nostalgic crackle of a lit brazier, and the gentle waft of German incense.Read more
2019 Tour code: BAX20
About the tour
Expect plenty of seasonal Bavarian traditions on our festive Alpine rail break to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, with spellbinding castles to visit, great meals to enjoy, an exciting journey on the Zugspitze Railway and a sleigh ride at Christmas.
Our holiday begins at our Departure Office in St Pancras International. From here, we board the Eurostar to Brussels, transferring to Bonn, where we overnight. On Day 2, we travel by rail through the Rhine Gorge (First Class) to Munich, then continue to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Standard Class), our base for the next five nights.
Reindl's Partenkirchner Hof Hotel, Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Enhance your holiday
Rail holiday from a 5-star family-run hotel in Garmisch