This trio of Christmas Markets are all unique with a charm and character all of their own.
VALKENBURG is an enchanting Dutch town that has a fairytale setting with cobbled streets, charming shops, castle ruins and labyrinth of underground caves! It’s these ancient caves that make Valkenburg Christmas Market truly unique. Each year they are beautifully decorated with festive market stalls selling all kinds of traditional gifts, sweets, food and drink. Whilst in the caves you can also see the impressive mural paintings, sculptures and a unique 18th century chapel.
During the Christmas Market the castle ruins are also open, its Holland’s only hilltop castle and you can wander from the Great Hall to the towers, dungeons and old chapel.
MAASTRICHT is a vibrant university city, distinguished by its medieval architecture, cobbled old town and the Romanesque Basilica of St. Servatius.
During the festive season ‘Magical Maastricht’ comes to life with a wonderful decorated path of light through its historic old quarter, linking squares and streets together. As you follow the path through the picturesque city be mesmerised by glittering chandeliers at Plein 1992 and Markt Squares, catch the reflections of the magically-lit St Servaasbrug over the Maas river and enjoy a romantic moment beneath the 200 mistletoe-shaped lamps adorning the trees! At the centre of all the festivities is Vrijthof Square where you’ll find a great many stalls selling Christmas gifts, a Ferris wheel and ice-skating rink.
LIÈGE is a historical and cultural city situated on the Meuse River in Belgium’s French-speaking Walloon region. The old town is filled with historic landmarks dating back to medieval times.During the festive season this vibrant city transforms itself into a spectacular ‘Christmas Village’ with over 200 chalets offering a fine selection of Christmas sweets and gifts. A sledging slope, ice-skating rink and puppet nativity are just some of the other attractions.
Your holiday includes
3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Complimentary tea/coffee on coach
Driver & courier throughout tour
All coach travel & excursions
The 3 star Walram Hotel, Valkenburg is a modern hotel situated in a quiet square on the banks of the river ‘De Geul’, within walking distance of the town centre. All rooms are en suite, spacious and comfortably furnished with television, telephone and hairdryer. Leisure facilities include indoor pool, spa with sauna and solarium. The hotel has Wi-Fi and a lift.