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4 Days
November and December
From £489

The Most Magical Christmas Market in Germany

Cologne has a variety of Christmas Markets, the most popular and well-known is in front of the beautiful Cathedral in the Roncalliplatz.

Price is per person sharing a double or twin room and is based on 30 passengers. Single supplement applies.

  • Itinerary/Excursions

    Guided City Tour by Bus and Walking Tour

    Take a guided city tour by bus and experience all the famous sights of the Rhein, the zoo or Flora (Cologne's botanical gardens). Afterwards, continue with a guided city walk through the old town of Cologne experienceing, among other things, the largest preserved Romanesque reliquary, the three holy kings are said to rest there. 

    Panoramic Cruise on the Rhine

    On board of a Rhine ship, you enjoy a fantastic view on a panorama cruise and admire the skyline of the city from the water. The best way to enjoy cologne's impressive Rhine panorama, including the magnificent Cathedral, the old town, Hohenzollern Bridge, and the newly designed young and attractive Rheinauhafen waterfront district. 

    Chocolate Museum

    The 5-roller mill of Heinrich Stollwerck and the Conche of Rodolphe Lindt were very important inventions to make the way to producing a tender melting Lindt chocolate. Both machines can be admired in the Chocolate Museum.

    In the glass Chocolate Museum guests can see how this delicious chocolate is made from cocoa beans. The production of chocolate bars to packing, can be traced in detail through the large windows. The production range includes a complete unit for the processing of cocoa bean roasting, crushing and grinding up to the ready mixed, rolled and conchierten chocolate. The truffle production and hollow figure productions can be viewed here. Around 400 kg chocolate are processed daily in this mini-sized production.

    Cologne Christmas Market

    The most magical Christmas Market in Germany, 

    Cologne Christmas Market is known for its magical views of Christmas lights floating in the shadow of the Dom, some of the most beautifully decorated stalls in the country, and a very unique Christmas market that basically becomes an outdoor disco late into the night. 

    This is why it’s widely considered to be one of the best Christmas markets in Germany.

    From 21st November until 23rd December 2022

    The above are suggested excursions

  • Your Holiday Includes

    • Return Eurotunnel or Ferry crossings
    • 3 nights at the Leonardo Hotel, Koln
    • Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
    • Private coach travel
    • Services of an experienced driver throughout your stay
  • Hotel Details

    Leonardo Hotel, Cologne

    The Leonardo Hotel Köln.  Perfectly located both for tourists and those visiting this German city on business.  The hotel is just a 4-minute drive from the Koelnmesse exhibition centre and a 200m walk from a tram stop, which will whisk you into the city centre and its many popular sights, including Cologne Cathedral and the Old Market.

    Inside, guests will discover a contemporary space complete with an in-house restaurant and bar to ensure you never go hungry or thirsty. Alongside 165 comfortable rooms, with everything to make you feel at home, you’ll also enjoy the use of the hotel’s wellness area, complete with an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym equipment.  Whether you’re visiting Cologne for pleasure or work, the Leonardo Hotel Köln provides everything you’ll need for a trip to remember.


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