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Harz Mountains & Hanover Christmas Markets

7 days - from only £559pp


Harz Mountains & Hanover Christmas Markets


  • 6 nights hotel with continental breakfast and 4 evening meals
  • Travel Door-to-Door or convenient Local Joining Points

7 Day Itinerary

  • 1:

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

  • 2: Cologne

    We head into Germany and to Cologne, capital of the Rhineland. The city of Cologne offers six Christmas markets in total, with the market set in front of the imposing cathedral being the most impressive. Beneath the largest Christmas tree in Rhineland, you will find 160 attractively designed pavilions. Here, you can choose from numerous sweet delicacies, watch artisans at work, and enjoy the 'original Christmas mulled wine'. We later make our way to Hanover, where we stay for four nights.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • 3: Hanover Christmas Markets

    Spend a leisurely day in Hanover, a beautiful city with lots to see. From the famous Royal Gardens of Herrenhausen, to the stunning New Town Hall, as well as the Ernst August memorial, and the Waterloo Column. Hanover's traditional Christmas market takes place in the historical old quarter around the Market Church. On the Ballhofplatz, you will find the Finnish Christmas Market, offering delicious snacks and drinks, such as Flammlachs (grilled fish) and Glögi (mulled wine).

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • 4: Goslar & Wernigerode Christmas Markets

    Join us as we make our way into the charming town of Goslar, known for its UNESCO Old Town with its medieval architecture and interesting attractions. There’s plenty to see here - why not take a stroll through the town to see its many sights, or visit the festive markets to pick up some unique Christmas gifts. Later, we head to quaint Wernigerode, nestled at the foot of the Harz Mountains, with an impressive medieval town centre with charming houses and dominated by a fairy-tale castle. Spend time browsing the traditional markets.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • 5: Hamelin Christmas Markets

    Join our optional excursion to Hamelin. Found on the River Weser, Hamelin is a lovely German town, famous for its folk tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Discover the town’s beautiful scenery and admire its wonderful architecture during our free time here. There will also be time to explore Hamelin's fairytale Christmas Markets, set in the town's picturesque Old Quarter.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • 6:

    We head back towards Belgium for an overnight stay.

    Included meals: Breakfast

  • 7:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £189.00 (7 days).


You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Hotel Leonardo in Hannover. Overnight stays in Belgium will be in city style hotels.

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