December Holiday IdeasChristmas and New Year really help to enhance our selection of December holiday ideas. You could experience German Christmas stalls in England by visiting the "Manchester Christmas Markets", or spend the entire festive season in Europe on a two-centre holiday with an "Austrian Christmas & Italian New Year". For some winter sunshine, our December holiday ideas give you chance to travel on the "Indian Maharaja" or to experience festivities in the US with "Christmas & New Year in the Golden West".
Head to the West Country for an exciting pre-Christmas break, enjoying an excursion on the Avon Valley Railway and the opportunity to do some Christmas shopping at the Christmas Markets in both Bristol and the nearby Georgian city of Bath.
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Enjoy the festive period in two of Europe's most spectacular settings on this truly memorable rail holiday. Innsbruck at Christmas is enchanting, and Lake Garda is the perfect place to enjoy a fantastic New Year.
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Explore the exotic sights, bustling cities and enchanting wildlife on this magnificent Indian holiday. You'll see palaces, forts, temples and markets during the tours, as well as seeking out the elusive tiger on an exciting wildlife safari.
Find out more and book India's Golden Triangle & Tiger Safari
There can't be a more exciting place in the UK than Edinburgh at Hogmanay. Our Scottish New Year holiday combines the capital city with the Highlands' great railways, a wee dram and entrance to Edinburgh's festivities.
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