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Those looking to experience Europe at its most magical will enjoy discovering the old-world traditions and treats of Germany and Austria on this delightful holiday cruise.
Visited Countries (2): Austria, Germany
Ports of call (5): Linz, Nuremberg, Passau, Regensburg, Vienna
Experience Europe’s old-world charms during the most magical time of the year.
“Welcome, young and old, to my little community of wood and cloth.” These words spoken by the Christkind open the Nuremberg Christmas Market. Though the iconic representative of the market is named for the infant Jesus, she—yes, she—is a girl dressed as a crowned angel. All over Germany, the Christkind is a symbol of the holiday’s magic.
This cruise takes you to some of the most famous and delightful holiday markets in Central Europe. At each market, you’ll find wooden stalls displaying traditional crafts that range from quirky little characters made of fruit and dressed in Bavarian costume to beautifully carved and painted Nativity figures. You’ll also find exquisite ornaments and fine contemporary crafts, along with fairytale villages decked in holiday finery.
Sparkling lights illuminate ancient cathedral squares and the sound of children’s laughter mingles with carols. Enjoy Uniworld’s exclusive “Taste of Christmas” program in Vienna, where you’ll see astonishing confectionary decorations in Café Demel’s windows. Celebrate the season in a new way as you meander through old lands, and remember, as the Christkind says, “While this market’s splendor is fleeting, the joy it brings is eternal.”
Who will enjoy this cruise? Those looking to experience Europe at its most magical will enjoy the chance to discover the delightful holiday traditions and treats of Germany and Austria, and to find special gifts for loved ones back home.
This is an Organised River Cruise: you will eat and sleep on-board of the ship. The cruise operator set the itinerary, the destinations, duration and departure dates as well as the price per cabin type/deck. Excursions can be included or optional. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.
European Holiday Markets (2022) - Nuremberg to Vienna (8 Days)
Next Departure: 08-Dec-2022Starting at: USD 3,999.00
European Holiday Markets (2022) - Vienna to Nuremberg (8 Days)
Next Departure: 15-Dec-2022Starting at: USD 5,999.00
European Holiday Markets (2023) - Nuremberg to Vienna (8 Days)
Next Departure: 08-Dec-2023Starting at: USD 3,899.00
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