Reservations 877·97·CRAFT  (877·972·7238)

8-Day ~ Christmas Craft Markets River Cruise (December 2010)

Viking River Cruises

Start Date:


December 5, 2010


End Date:


December 12, 2010

Christmas Craft Markets River Cruise (December 2010) ~ Christmas Craft Markets Description

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Usher in the holiday season with a timeless trip down the Danube River and discover the beauty of Austria and Germany. Sail through the enchanting Wachau Valley and Bavarian countryside, and experience the magic of the holiday season where so many Christmas traditions began. Delight in the sweet smells of tasty lebkuchen (gingerbread) and gluehwein (hot mulled wine). On select sail dates, you can shop in Christmas markets for seasonal handicrafts and unique gifts.

Our English-speaking guides will take you to architectural treasures and famous historic sites. You'll enjoy an apple strudel making demonstration, Bavarian folkloric entertainment, and visits to Christmas markets brimming with seasonal offerings. Highlights include the 900-year-old Benedictine abbey at Melk and historic Regensburg.