Christmas market cruises by river

Date Posted: 15/07/2012

AmaWaterways’ river cruises will be running trips to some popular European Christmas markets from November through to the New Year.

Christmas on the Danube

AmaWaterways’ Christmas Time cruise is a seven-night sailing between Nuremberg and Budapest on ten departure dates from the end of November.

Nuremberg Christmas market boasts over 100 red and white canvas-topped booths offering an assortment of toys, decorations, dolls and gingerbread.

In medieval city Regensburg, complimentary guided tours will take in the Old Kornmarkt's festive stalls, where craftsmen can be seen making their goods.

The cruise also takes in Salzburg, before moving on to Vienna.

Christmas on the Rhine

Alternatively, a seven-night Christmas on the Rhine cruise, voyages along the Rhine River, between Basel and Amsterdam.

Guests travel through the legendary Black Forestregion, the medieval town of Strasbourg, the university city of Heidelberg, and historic Cologne, famous for its majestic cathedral and bustling Christmas markets.

Throughout the cruise complimentary tours and excursions are available.

Both cruises cost from £1,265 per person.

For further group travel information contact:

0808-223 5009

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