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Christmas and New Year Breaks in Europe

Celebrete Christmas in Style or Bring in 2015 with a Bang!

Make Christmas extra special amid spectacular scenery, fine foods and new-found friends with our exciting selection of Christmas holidays. Or why not bring in the New Year in style away from home?

Experience the traditions of other cultures or simply escape for a relaxing break in the sun - our Christmas breaks offer something for everyone.

Don't want the party to end early? Try our range of tours which let you celebrate both Christmas and New Year away from home.

Combining breathtaking scenery, an existing festive programme, seasonal food and drink plus great company - it's only way to celebrate this festive season!

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Close this result item New Year in Lille 5 days 

Grand Place, Lille

Enjoy a fantastic start to 2015 on one of our spectacular New Year breaks. We’ve hand-picked welcoming hotels across Europe to ensure you’ll enjoy wonderful celebrations with new-found friends wherever you stay. So why not join us and make this New Year one to remember?

Hotel Des Acacias , Lille

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5 days from only £289 per person.

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Close this result item Lloret de Mar, Guitart Central Hotel - European Christmas Break 8 days 

Lloret

Lloret de Mar is situated in the southern part of the Costa Brava, 70 Km away from Barcelona. This former fisherman’s has five main beaches along a 7 Km of coastline and is regarded as one of the best tourist centres with its shopping, leisure and cuisine.

Guitart Central Park Hotel

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8 days from only £329 per person.

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Close this result item Paris & Royal Palaces at New Year 5 days 

Chateau Vaux las Vicomte

Based in Ury, we’ll be just a short distance from Paris during this break, which will allow us to ring in the New Year in one of the world’s most stunning destinations. With an action-packed few days, we’ll be able to enjoy a wide range of excursions to some of France’s best royal palaces as well. Join us for a fun New Year break near Paris.

Novotel Fontainebleau , Ury

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5 days from only £339 per person.

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Close this result item Lille (France) - European Christmas Break 6 days 

Lille

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to France. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Des Acacias , Lille

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6 days from only £349 per person.

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Close this result item Christmas in Lloret de Mar, Hotel Helios 8 days 

Lloret de Mar

Best known of all the resorts on the Costa Brava, Lloret has remained popular with British holiday makers. A long sandy beach slopes gently into the clear sea, ideal for a relaxing holiday.

Hotel Helios , Lloret de Mar

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Close this result item Lake Como All Inclusive - European Christmas Break 8 days 

Bernina Train

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Lake Como. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions. This is an express coach holiday direct to your resort, so there will be no overnight stays - meaning you can enjoy more of the Christmas fun!

Hotel Britannia Excelsior , Cadenabbia

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Close this result item New Year in Bruges - Venice of the North 5 days 

Bruges

Enjoy a fantastic start to 2014 with a spectacular New Year break in Bruges. You'll step back in time as you appreciate the delights of this medieval city, with its enchanting narrow streets and alleys, tree-lined canals and splendid architecture. And you'll welcome in the New Year with new-found friends and fun-filled celebrations.

Velotel , Bruges

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Close this result item Lake Bled (Slovenia) - European Christmas Break 7 days 

Lake Bled

Lake Bled is a popular destination in Slovenia due to its romantic scenery and proximity to the Triglav National Park. The town features a little white church on an island in the centre of an emerald green mountain lake, with Bled Castle perched high above, amidst the Julian Alps.

Hotel Jelovica

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Close this result item Ostend - New Year Breaks 5 days 

Happy New Year!

Enjoy a fantastic start to 2014 on one of our spectacular New Year breaks. We’ve hand-picked welcoming hotels across Europe to ensure you’ll enjoy wonderful celebrations with new-found friends wherever you stay. So why not join us and make this New Year one to remember?

Hotel Ostend , Ostend

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5 days from only £409 per person.

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Close this result item Austrian Christmas Mystery Break 7 days 

Winter in the Tyrol

Enjoy a relaxing Christmas break, in the heart of the Tyrol, with traditional village atmosphere, breathtaking mountain scenery and picturesque snow capped mountains.

Your mystery hotel

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Close this result item Ostend & Bruges 5 days 

Belfry, Bruges

For a wonderful New Year holiday, join us on this tour to Ostend, which travels to a number of interesting locations thanks to the great excursions that have been planned. We’ll be treated to delicious meals throughout this break, and will get to indulge in rest and relaxation over the New Year.

Hotel Acces , Ostend

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Close this result item Christmas in Salou, Hotel Estival Park 8 days 

Salou

The beaches of Salou are without doubt the resort's main attraction. The fine, golden sand, clear shallow waters and the sheer beauty are still captivating visitors from far and wide. The coastline is varied with wide expanses of golden sand blending in with beachfront hotels and residences, while other, more intimate beaches are sheltered by pine trees and pretty inlets and coves.

Hotel Estival Park , Salou - La Pineda

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Close this result item Christmas in Thiersee 7 days 

Innsbruck Mountain Snow

Come with us on this lovely holiday to Thiersee, which will see us visiting Innsbruck and Salzburg during our stay, as well as enjoying a superb Christmas celebration. With some traditional entertainment, food and wonderful scenery, this holiday will allow us to relax, as well giving us the opportunity to explore some great attractions.

Hotel zur Post Landl , Thiersee

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Close this result item Amsterdam & Nijmegen at New Year 5 days 

Amsterdam

During the winter months, the Netherlands is alive with festive spirit and New Year promise, and this winter we’ll enjoy a short stay in Eindhoven and will take trips to some fantastic locations, including the lively Amsterdam and historic Nijmegen. Join us as we welcome the New Year in style.

Van der Valk Hotel , Eindhoven

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Close this result item Bad Aachen (Germany) - European Christmas Break 6 days 

Cologne Christmas Market

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Germany. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Buschhausen , Bad Aachen

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Close this result item Christmas in Rosas 8 days 

Rosas

Roses is located in a unique natural environment in the northern area of the Costa Brava, it is less than 30 km from the French border, 65 km from Gerona and 160 km from Barcelona, and boasts excellent shopping, restaurants, bars, beaches, nightlife and sporting facilities.

Hotel Coral Platja , Rosas

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Close this result item Christmas in Niederau (Austria) 7 days 

Niederau

The family-run Gasthof Klausenhof lies in a peaceful position on the edge of the village of Niederau. This traditional Tyrolean village is set in the 'wild and beautiful' Wildschonau valley.

Gasthof Pension Klausenhof , Niederau

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Close this result item Tilburg, Holland - Christmas Break 6 days 

Antwerp

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Holland. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Mercure , Tilburg

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Close this result item Lake Como All Inclusive Christmas Break 8 days 

Lake Como

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, relaxing in the beautiful surroundings of Lake Como. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Britannia Excelsior , Cadenabbia

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Close this result item Kufstein Christmas 7 days 

Kufstein Castle

For a marvellous Christmas holiday, join us on this Festive Kufstein & Tyrol break which will take us to the little town of Kufstein. There, we’ll enjoy a festive Christmas break, where we’ll be treated to a carriage ride, as well as visiting Salzburg, Innsbruck and Rattenberg.

Hotel Andreas Hofer , Kufstein

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Close this result item Alf (Germany) - European Christmas Break 7 days 

Cochem

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Germany. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Bomers , Alf

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Close this result item Christmas & New Year in Lloret de Mar, Hotel Helios 12 days 

Lloret de Mar

Best known of all the resorts on the Costa Brava, Lloret has remained popular with British holiday makers. A long sandy beach slopes gently into the clear sea, ideal for a relaxing holiday.

Hotel Helios , Lloret de Mar

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Close this result item Glacier Express - European Christmas Break 7 days 

Glacier Express in the Winter

Enjoy an unforgettable journey at Christmas through the very best of the Swiss Alps. Watch the spectacular Alpine scenery unfold from the comfort of your seat on board the Glacier Express.

Hotel Albula & Julier , Tiefencastel

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Close this result item Imst (Austria) - European Christmas Break 7 days 

Innsbruck

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Austria. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Hotel Eggerbrau , Imst

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Close this result item Christmas in Niederau (Austria) 7 days 

Niederau

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Austria. You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Pension Diane , Niederau

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Close this result item Swiss Lakes & Mountains at Christmas 7 days 

Glacier Express

Combine breathtaking lake and mountain scenery with an unforgettable train journey on the Glacier express through the Swiss Alps on our wonderful new festive break to Leissigen.

Hotel Kreuz , Leissigen

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Close this result item All Inclusive Christmas in the Italian Riviera 8 days 

Portofino

The Italian Riviera is famous for its particularly mild climate which, together with the charm of its old fishing ports and the beauty of its landscape, has made it a popular destination for travellers and tourists since the time of Byron and Shelley.

Hotel Parigi , Bordighera

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Close this result item Bruges - Park Hotel (Belgium) - Christmas Break 6 days 

Bruges at night

Treat yourself to a very special Christmas this year, celebrating in style on a relaxing break to Belgium You'll enjoy sumptuous meals and comfortable accommodation at your hotel, plus delightful sightseeing excursions.

Park Hotel , Bruges

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Close this result item Lake Como - Christmas & New Year 12 days 

Lake Como

Can’t decide whether to spend Christmas or New Year away from home? You don’t have to! This fantastic getaway to Lake Como gives you the chance to spend the whole festive season on holiday. The ultimate festive experience!

Hotel Britannia Excelsior , Cadenabbia

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