Enchanting Austrian & German Christkindlmarkts

  • Date

    4 – 9 December 2024
    11 – 16 December 2024
    18 – 23 December 2024

  • Price

    €619 per person

  • Visiting

    • Munich
    • Lake Konigssee
    • Berchtesgaden
    • Bad Reichenhall
    • Zell am See
    • St Johann im Pongau
    • Hellbrunn Salzburg
    • St. Gilgen
    • St. Wolfgang
    • Mondsee
    • Lake Kimsee

WEDNESDAY | Your adventure begins as you meet your tour leader at Malta International Airport at 0700hrs. Prepare to embark on an exciting journey. Upon arrival, immerse yourself in the enchanting Christkindlmarkt at Marienplatz, Munich’s oldest Christmas market dating back to the 14th century. Take some time to explore central Munich and don’t miss the chance to visit the largest Kripperlmarkt, offering a delightful selection of items for a genuine nativity setup. You will find unique treasures at each stall, including oriental nativity scenes and alpine mini versions. Later, check-in at your hotel in Wagrain and savour dinner en route, making the most of your time in central Munich.

THURSDAY | After breakfast, visit the Bavarian national park of Berchtesgaden, pausing at the scenic Lake Königssee, surrounded by breathtaking mountain views. In Berchtesgaden, be awed by the grandeur of the towering Watzmann mountain overlooking the town houses, collegiate church, and royal castle. Delight in the charm of the Advent huts, where you’ll experience traditional customs, craftsmanship, and alpine folk music. Continue to Bad Reichenhall, where a delightful Christkindlmarkt awaits at Rathausplatz, offering a delightful array of culinary treats and handmade goods, infused with the scents of gingerbread, cinnamon, mulled wine, and more. Later return to the hotel in time for dinner.

FRIDAY | Enjoy breakfast before heading to Zell am See, where artfully decorated stalls offer delicious regional delicacies and traditional arts and crafts. Afterwards, head to the charming town center in St. Johann. The Christmas cabins offer an ever-changing array of lovingly crafted hand-crafts and homemade treats. Dinner will be served at the hotel.

SATURDAY | Today, you have the option to join your group for a full-day excursion to Salzburg’s Christkindlmarkt. This magical market attracts countless visitors every Christmas season, offering a diverse selection of enchanting gifts and delights. Afterward, head to the Hellbrunner, where you’ll discover charming huts filled with delectable treats. Do note that dinner will not be served at the hotel, allowing you to fully enjoy these splendid Christmas markets.

SUNDAY | Opt for a full-day optional excursion to the Salzkammergut region, known as the Lake District of Austria. Your first stop is St. Gilgen, nestled on the shores of Wolfgangsee, where baroque-style decorated stalls beckon visitors. Continue your journey to St. Wolfgang, where candles and torches add a magical ambiance to the Christmas market. Finally, reach Mondsee, where a captivating Christmas market takes place in front of the famous basilica. Instead of dinner at the hotel, enjoy the culinary delicacies available in Mondsee

MONDAY | After breakfast, and check out head out to Lake Kimsee, the largest lake in Bavaria, before continuing your journey towards Munich airport for your flight back to Malta, carrying cherished memories and treats for your loved ones.

PRICE PER ADULT SHARING A TWIN/DOUBLE ROOM

Discounted*Normal
Twin€619€769
Triple€609€769
Quad€589€739
Single€689€839
Child (2-11yrs)€559€709

* (The discounted price applies only when the excursions and half board are taken)

Prices include

  • KM MA flight – Malta/Munich/Malta
  • Air taxes, fuel surcharge and service charge
  • Checked in luggage of 23kgs
  • 5 Nights at the 3* der Steinwert Hotel in Wagrain (or similar)
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Return Airport Transfers
  • Services of a Tour Leader

Extras

  • Travel Insurance
  • City Tax of €2.30 per adult per night (over 15 years) to be paid directly at the Hotel.

Excursions

  • Adults: €185 / Children: €85

  • Adults: €55 / Children: €35

Travel insurance is not included and needs to be taken out. Covered by the Insolvency Fund. Booking terms and conditions listed at the end of our brochure apply and are taken as being read and consented to. Please read them carefully before booking