Germany offers an appealing alternative to Christmas shopping in
the UK by providing the chance to escape the hustle and bustle of
the cold, wet high-street, struggling with heavy bags and queuing
for hours to get the latest must-have present. Our guided rail
tours remove all the stress of Christmas shopping, replacing it
with a highly enjoyable and relaxing experience. Our friendly Tour
Manager will meet you at the station and without being intrusive,
be on-hand for your entire trip to the German Christmas Markets
should you require any assistance.
All the way through November and December the German Christmas
Markets are positively buzzing with both tourists and local
shoppers throughout the day and well into the evening. Vibrantly
coloured stalls with twinkling lights brighten up grey skies and
the chance of snowfall in December gives the markets an especially
Warm up by sampling the traditional German Glühwein and enjoy
the assortment of music and other street entertainment going on
around the marketplace. By visiting the Christmas Markets in
Germany you get the opportunity to buy unique gifts for friends and
relatives back home, whilst experiencing the tantalising tastes and
smells of delicious German food and drink.
Some of the gifts that the German Christmas markets have to
offer include confectionary, hand-made Christmas decorations, toys,
jewellery and candles, amongst other traditional arts and crafts.
Situated around each marketplace are several vendors selling
traditional German food such as Brätwurst, which can be washed down
with one of the local beers. To get you into a particularly festive
mood, perhaps sample some of the hot roasted chestnuts that are on
sale at many of the German Christmas Markets.