Valkenburg’s annual Christmas Market will be held as usual held in its underground grotto.
Valkenburgs annual Christmas Market will be held as usual held in its underground grotto. The ancient galleries provide the perfect backdrop to this unique annual event. The Christmas market is embellished with song and music, and as you wander through the grotto you will surely be tempted by many of the seasonal attractions on sale.
Day 1 - Sunday
Europa Buscentre to Hull via P&O Ferries from Larne to Cairnryan.
Overnight P&O Cruiseferry (outside en-suite cabin with side-byside beds all meals included)
Day 2 - Monday
Zeebrugge to Valkenburg arriving early afternoon with rest of day free. Explore the unique Christmas markets and grottos in the underground caves.
Hotel Best Western Hotel Walram *** (3 nights B&B, 2D)
Day 3 - Tuesday
A full day in Cologne. There are seven markets to discover with the largest beneath the Cathedral where, beneath the largest Christmas tree in the Rhineland, you can find well over 160 festively designed wooden pavilions. We are not due back in Valkenburg until 9pm so why not discover German cuisine at its best.
Dinner is not provided tonight
Day 4 - Wednesday
A relaxing morning followed by an afternoon in Magical Maastricht. You’ll find the biggest surprises on the Vrijthof Square, where a huge ice skating rink, a Christmas market, a grand carousel, and a big wheel will provide plenty of Christmas cheer and wintry fun.B, D
Day 5 - Thursday
There are a few hours in Eindhoven before catching the overnight sailing to Hull.
Overnight P&O Cruiseferry (outside en-suite cabin with side-by-side beds all meals included)
Day 6 - Friday
Hull to Belfast via Cairnryan with Stena Line.B
B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included
Single Room/Cabin Supplement £80