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3 Days (2 Nights)
  • Two nights accommodation with Continental breakfast
  • Excursions to Brussels and Bruges
  • Visit to Ghent
  • Return coach travel and Channel crossings
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Christmas Markets / Belgium

Brussels and Bruges Christmas Markets

Tour OVERVIEW

Belgian christmas markets are like no other with an abundance of chocolatiers, lace shops and bars selling their exquisite products. In this trip you will visit the incredible Christmas markets of Brussels and Bruges, experiencing the best of what each market has to offer.

In its thirteenth year, Brussels’ Winter Wonders has become one of the city’s unmissable annual festivals. The Christmas markets, voted amongst the best in Europe, offer a wide selection of stalls. Including an ice rink and ferris wheel centred around the festively decorated Place Sainte Catherine. You will also find their smaller markets amongst the lumière illuminations of Grand Place and the Fish market.

Bruges has a fairytale feel, with lots of cosy Christmas markets prettily situated in ornate squares alongside the picturesque canals. Their beautiful ice rinks perfectly nestled amongst the festive atmosphere of the market, it will be hard to resist enjoying a skate.

Additionally on the last day we include a short visit to the historic Ghent, a city with charming canals, ornate architecture and the most listed buildings in Belgium. Join us on this great value and popular journey around the best of Belgium.

Your Holiday ITINERARY

Day 1:Travel to Belgium
Sit back relax and let us take care of you. Depart from your chosen local coach joining point and relax as you journey into Brussels arriving in the evening to your destination.
Day 2:Brussels and Bruges
Enjoy a breakfast before departing for a split day between Brussels and Bruges. In our first stop of the picturesque city of Bruges you will be spoilt for choice! Explore the market square filled with stalls or enjoy the other festive activities and food options on offer. You will then head to Brussels, where their markets are filled with lots of shopping and more activities for you to enjoy. And with 240 wooden christmas chalets you’ll be sure to find a great souvenir. A coach transfer will return you back to hotel for late evening.
Day 3:Ghent and home.
After breakfast you will depart the hotel for a short lunchtime visit to Ghent. A lovely city full of charm and architecture, where you can pick from the huge selection of delightful Belgian cafes and restaurants for your lunch. Also don’t miss out on your chocolate fix, Belgium is the place to get world’s most famous chocolate! After lunch we will then commence our journey home back to the U.K.

Your Holiday HOTEL

You will stay for two nights at the Ibis Brussels Airport, or similar. All hotels used have well-furnished en-suite bedrooms as well as a dining room where continental breakfast is served and bar.

Departure DATES

DateADULTSBOOK NOW
3 Days / Tour code: "BBX3"
2 Dec 2016£169
9 Dec 2016£159
24 Nov 2017£169
1 Dec 2017£169
8 Dec 2017£159
Single supplement £59 pp. Child discount (under 12's) save £10. Click here for information on travel insurance and deposits.
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