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A Bountiful Christmas in Alsace and the Black Forest

Example 4 Day Cruise aboard MS L'Europe
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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.

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Strasbourg | Embark
Day 2 : Strasbourg | Breisach | Freiburg | Breisach
Day 3 : Breisach | Colmar | Ecomuseum of Alsace | Breisach
Day 4 : Strasbourg | Disembark

Highlights

  • 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

Ship

MS L'Europe

Places Visited

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

Christmas; decor Christmas Market Notre Dame; Cathedral Palace Christmas Market

Day 1 Strasbourg | Embark

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

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
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 | Colmar | Ecomuseum of Alsace | Breisach

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Join the hostess on an excursion 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. Afterward, you will continue our trip 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. Return on board for an evening of entertainment. The ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night. 

Day 4 Strasbourg | Disembark

  • 1 Breakfast
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking and  continue your independent trip back home.

MS L'Europe

Per person starting at
$624
MS L'Europe
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Main Deck
21 cabins (19 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
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Middle Deck
27 cabins (24 twins, 2 cabins with a double bed, 1 cabin equipped for disabled with double bed). All cabins are equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
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Upper Deck
42 cabins (40 twins, cabins with a double bed) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.

Notes

20% discount on children between 2-10 years
30% discount for 3rd person in triple cabin

For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. To better serve our customers, the tour itinerary may be reversed. Alcohol can damage your health. Please drink in moderation. 

This offer includes :
  • All meals included
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included
This offer does not include :
  • drinks
  • cancellation and baggage insurance
  • transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points
  • personal expenses.
Formalities
For US Citizens, a valid Passport is required for your travel. Non US Citizens but Resident in the US, please contact the local Embassies or Consulates for proper paperwork required before travelling.
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