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2018 2019

A Bountiful Christmas in Alsace and the Black Forest (port-to-port cruise)

4 Days - MNC_PP
# Description

Cruise

STRASBOURG - BREISACH - Freiburg - BREISACH - Ecomuseum of Alsace - Colmar - BREISACH - STRASBOURG

Cruise along the Rhine and explore the black forest, a land where Christmas traditions are deeply rooted in history. Stroll through the aisles of the Christmas markets, beautifully illuminated and brimming with the gourmet fragrances of mulled wine and gingerbread. You will also be seduced by the heart-warming atmosphere in Colmar, a city of art and history with an exceptional heritage: join us for a memorable journey full of magical discoveries!

Croisi +

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • Refined French cuisine - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Christmas Market in Freiburg, one of the most beautiful in Germany
  • Explore Colmar and its magical Christmas market in the heart of the old town
  • Christmas Spirit and traditions at the Ecomuseum of Alsace

Cruise

Day 1

STRASBOURG

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner tonight will be followed by an evening of entertainment.

Day 2

STRASBOURG - BREISACH - Freiburg (Germany) - BREISACH

This morning will be spent cruising. We'll reach Breisach late this morning enjoy lunch on board. Afterwards, we'll leave for Breitnau to visit a cuckoo clock factory. We'll continue on to Freiburg to discover its Christmas Market. You'll be amazed by the incredible diversity of traditional arts and crafts to be found in the Black Forest such as blown glass and colorful wooden toys. We'll return on board in Breisach in a Christmas atmosphere. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 3

BREISACH - Ecomuseum of Alsace - Colmar - BREISACH

We'll leave with our hostess towards Ungersheim. You'll get a sense of how Alsatians used to celebrate Christmas in the past at the ecomuseum of Alsace, all adorned for this very special time of year. After lunch in a restaurant, we'll continue on to Colmar where Christmas is a magical experience. The appealing scents of cinnamon and other spices will guide you through the alleyways of the five Christmas markets spread out in the shopping streets of the town. We'll return on board for an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night. 

Day 4

STRASBOURG

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

Dates & Prices

START IN 2019
Departure 02/12/2019
Arrival 05/12/2019
Ship : MS L'Europe Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 05/12/2019
Arrival 08/12/2019
Ship : MS L'Europe Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 08/12/2019
Arrival 11/12/2019
Ship : MS L'Europe Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 11/12/2019
Arrival 14/12/2019
Ship : MS L'Europe Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 14/12/2019
Arrival 17/12/2019
Ship : MS L'Europe Ship category : STANDARD

* Price based on double occupancy

Sales

  • Child discount (2-9 years) : - 20%
  • 3rd person discount in triple cabin : - 30%

Formalities

Valid national identity card or passport required. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate.

Included :
Not included

Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - welcome cocktail - the excursions mentioned in the program (including transportation and guide) - lunch on D2 and D3 - travel assistance and repatriation insurance - all port fees. 

All drinks - cancellation and baggage insurance - transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points - personal expenses. 

Shore Excursions

2 Shore excursions
Included in tour package Freiburg and its Christmas Market Colmar and the Ecomuseum of Alsace
Classic

Freiburg Christmas market

Our first stop on this tour will be in Breitnau for a visit to a cuckoo clock shop. We’ll then continue on to Freiburg and spend some time at its Christmas market, one of the most beautiful in Germany. Set up in the old part of town, it has som...

Duration 4h30

Colmar Christmas market and the Ecomusée d'Alsace in Ungersheim

We will leave by coach for Ungersheim and its open-air museum—dressed to the nines for the holiday season.  Take advantage of some free time to wander the village streets and learn about Alsatian traditions. We’ll have lunch in a loc...

Duration 10h00

Ships

Several ships available for this cruise

For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. To better serve our customers, the tour itinerary may be reversed.

Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation. 

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