Spend your 4-day trip aboard MS L'Europe as you sail on a rountrip route from Strasbourg, Experience Christmas markets and holiday tradition in Colmar, Breisach and Freiburg. Never miss the opportunity of tasting their local wines or simply enjoy and relax while staying on this elegant river boat and its unique accommodations.
Experience the Christmas Market in Freiburg, one of the most beautiful in Germany
Explore Colmar and its magical Christmas market in the heart of the old town
Discover the Christmas Spirit and traditions at the ecomuseum of Alsace
Passengers are welcome to board the ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, you will be introduced to your crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner tonight will be followed by an evening of entertainment.
Day 2: Strasbourg | Breisach | Freiburg | Breisach
This morning will be spent cruising. You will reach Breisach late this morning and set out on a discovery tour of the Christmas Market in Freiburg with the hostess. You'll be amazed by the incredible diversity of traditional arts and crafts to be found in the Black Forest such as blown glass and colorful wooden toys. Return on board in Breisach in a Christmas atmosphere. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.
Day 3: Breisach | Ecomuseum of Alsace | Colmar | Breisach
You'll leave with the hostess towards Ungersheim. You'll get a sense of how Alsatians used to celebrate Christmas in the past at the ecomuseum of Alsace, all adorned for this very special time of year. After lunch in a restaurant, you'll continue on to Colmar where Christmas is a magical experience. The appealing scents of cinnamon and other spices will guide you through the alleyways of the five Christmas markets spread out in the shopping streets of the town. You'll return on board for an evening of entertainment. The ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night.
Day 4: Strasbourg | Disembark
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m.
Beyond expectations! Then again we weren't sure what to expect. Lovely stay at the lodge, met other like-minded travelers (many had their trips planned by Adventure Life) and the owner was a gracious hostess. It felt like you were one happy family, visiting with a favorite aunt.