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Bad Dürkheim, Speyer and Heidelberg Christmas Markets

7 days - from only £679pp


Bad Dürkheim, Speyer and Heidelberg Christmas Markets

Visit beautiful Germany as it hosts the wonderful Christmas markets and get into the festive season, with the colourful stalls, unique gifts and tasty food and drinks.


  • 6 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Porterage at the hotels
  • Local joining points

7 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Day 2: Rüdesheim

    We head into Germany and visit bustling Rüdesheim, set on the River Rhine. Discover the wonderful Christmas markets here and savour some of the treats available, such as the traditional gingerbread hearts and warming mulled wine or why not try a traditional Rüdesheim coffee at one of the lovely cafes along the pedestrianised Drosselgasse.

    Continue to Bad Dürkheim and our hotel for four nights.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Rüdesheim Christmas Market


    Included Highlights

    • Rüdesheim Christmas Market
  • Day 3: Heidelberg Christmas Markets

    Discover picturesque Heidelberg, set on the River Neckar and overlooked by the majestic castle. Why not visit and explore 800 years of history.

    Stroll along the charming winding alleyways of the Old Town, as well as soaking up the festive atmosphere at the colourful festive stalls.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Heidelberg Christmas Market

    Heidelberg Christmas Market

    Included Highlights

    • Heidelberg Christmas Market
  • Day 4: Speyer

    Enjoy our visit to historic Speyer, famous for its stunning Imperial cathedral, which is the largest preserved Romanesque church in Europe.

    The delightful Christmas market is held on the bustling Maximilianstrasse, in front of the Old Mint.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Christmas market at Speyer

    Christmas market at Speyer

    Included Highlights

    • Christmas market at Speyer
  • Day 5: Mainz

    Join our optional excursion to Mainz 4 Mainz on the confluence of the Rhine and Main, where every year the market square becomes a stunning spectacle of lights and aromas. The imposing Cathedral of St. Martin provides a perfect backdrop to the festively decorated stalls, with their advent gifts and delicious treats.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Mainz Christmas Market

    Mainz Christmas Market

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    • Mainz Christmas Market

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 6:

    We head back towards Belgium for an overnight stay.

    Included meals: Breakfast

  • Day 7:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £169.00 (7 days).


You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Achat Hotel in Bad Dürkheim, situated in the heart of the city, close to the Kurpark. Overnight stays in Belgium will be in city style hotels. 

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.