German Christmas Market tour

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Visit the birthplace of our holiday traditions

14 Days

November 29 to December 12, 2017


There are so many wonderful things to see and do in Germany around the holidays. And no, it is not too cold to visit in December. With average temperatures between 42 and 35 degrees Fahrenheit it makes for a wonderland of festively decorated streets, Christmas markets, seasonal music and choir singing. Listen to the sounds of bells and trumpeters and attend one of the many concerts from classical to gospel on outdoor stages. Adorned with decorations and festively lit, the pedestrian precincts and shopping centers offer everything your heart could desire in creating a Christmas card atmosphere.


Join Dignity Travel on this festive trip to Berlin, Dresden. Nuremberg and Erfurt for this fully accessible and easy tour to Germany.


Tour package

$9,244.25* per person (double occupancy)

$13,261.25* per person (single occupancy)


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Space may be available after this deadline. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on estimated group size. A refundable deposit of $1,000 per person is required to confirm your reservation. If traveling as a single occupant a $2,000 refundable deposit is required. All major credit cards accepted for deposit. Final payment is due by Oct. 7, 2017.

What make this tour special?

  • Easy access tour for people who use a wheelchair or have difficulty walking long distance
  • Tour package includes deluxe 4-star accessible hotel accommodations

  • All meals - breakfast, lunch and dinner included in tour package

  • Airport to hotel roundtrip transfers
  • Entrance fees to listed attractions, including three evening concert/shows
  • Includes all activities listed in itinerary
  • Local English-speaking guides
  • Tips for local guides and drivers included
  • Experienced care and tour hosts to assist throughout travel (based on group size)
  • Transportation in an accessible van
  • Personal care attendants and/or nurse (based on group size or arranged on an individual basis)
  • Roommates for single travelers may be arranged
  • Security and social opportunities of group travel experience

Tour itinerary

Nov. 28 - Depart US

Nov. 29 - Arrive in Berlin - evening light tour of Berlin

Nov. 30 - City tour of Berlin with evening show

Dec. 01 - Potsdam day tour

Dec. 02 - City tour of Dresden and market

Dec. 03 - Time in Dresden with evening Semper Opera concert

Dec. 04 - City tour of Erfurt and market

Dec. 05 - Day tours to Weimar and Gorlitz

Dec. 06 - Nuremberg city tour and market

Dec. 07 - Day tour of Bamberg and market

Dec. 08 - Day tour of Wurzburg and market 

Dec. 09 - Time in Munich with evening concert

Dec. 10 - City tour of Munich and market

Dec. 11 - Free day to enjoy Munich

Dec. 12 - Transfer from hotel to airport - flight back to US


*Rates include all of the listed group benefits. Rates are subject to availability and are the same for accessible or non-accessible rooms. The number of accessible rooms are limited and available on a first come basis. Book early to guarantee your room choice. All itineraries and prices are subject to change without notice and are based on group size. The rate does not include international airfare.

About the tour

Nov. 29 - Berlin

Arrive in Berlin and transfer to accessible 4-star hotel. In the evening we will enjoy a Berlin lights tour and a visit to the Gendarman Christmas market. This beautiful square in the heart of Berlin is the site of the concert hall and the French and German Cathedrals. In the center of the square stands a monumental statue of Germany’s renowned poet. Friedrich Schiller.

Nov. 30 - Berlin

Today we will tour this exciting capitol of Berlin and in the evening we will enjoy a traditional cabaret show at the Friedrichstadt-Palast.

Dec. 01 - Berlin/Potsdam/Berlin

Enjoy a day to one of Germany's most attractive towns, Potsdam.

Dec. 02 - Berlin/Dresden 

We drive to Dresden, famed for it German Barouqe archeticture. We will visit the oldest Christmas market in Germany and the birth place of the German Christmas bread called Stollen. In the evening we will enjoy a concert at the world famous Semper Opera.

Dec. 03 - Dresden

Today we explore the traditional Dresden Christmas Market with its romantic and festive charm. The market is a treasure trove for real traditional handmade crafts. Every visitor here will find Christmas pyramids, smoking figures and candleholders from Erzgebirge Mountains, indigo-dyed printed textile products and pottery from Lusatia, gingerbread from Pulsnitz, filigree lace products from Plauen, Herrenhut Advent stars, blown glass tree decorations from Lauscha, and of course, specialties from Dresden itself, such as the traditional ‘Pflaumentoffel’, a chimney-sweep figure made of dried prunes. Visitors can also watch the carvers, glass blowers and bakers in action at the crafts market.

Dec. 04 - Dresden/Erfurt

We travel today to Erfurt, a medieval old town that is centered on the Cathedral Square which is a perfect setting for a romantic and unique Christmas Market atmosphere. Highlights of the Erfurt Christmas Market are an enormous 75-foot high Christmas tree, decorated with hundreds of candles. A 36-foot high Christmas Pyramid and a nativity scene, set amidst a magical fairytale forest, with hand carved almost life-sized figurines.

Dec. 05 - Erfurt/Weimar/Gorlitz/Erfurt

We enjoy a day tour to Weimar and Gorlitz, both featuring charming old town centers and history.

Dec. 06 - Erfurt/Nuremberg/Bad Staffelstein

We drive to another city famous for its Christmas market, Nuremberg. After time spent exploring this beautiful medieval city and its market we will check-in to our hotel which features a thermal spa. 

Dec. 07 - Bad Staffelstein/Bamberg/Bad Staffelstein 

We will tour Christmas markets of Bamberg today - the music of advent and the Route of Nativity Scenes are just some of the elements that fill the World Heritage City with a special kind of magic. Bamberg's Old Town is a jewel that shines especially bright in the Christmas season. This can be most strongly felt at the magical Advent and Christmas markets that sell all kinds of this and that, beautiful sundries, traditional items and handcrafted art objects, mouth-watering snacks and of course the spiced mulled wine served hot and steaming.

Dec. 08 - Bad Staffelstein/Wurzburg/Bad Staffelstein 

Today we will visit the Bavarian city of Wurzburg. This Bavarian city is famous for its rich heritage of historic sights and former home to the prince bishop.

Dec. 09 - Bad Staffelstein/Munich

We travel today to the capital of Bavaria, Munich. Home to famous Christmas markets, beer halls and pretzels. In the evening we will enjoy a traditional Christmas concert.

Dec. 10 - Munich

Today we will explore the city of Munich and its Christmas markets.

Dec. 11 - Munich

Today is yours to enjoy as you wish.

Dec. 12 - Munich

We will transfer from the hotel to the Munich airport for our flights back to the US. 

German Christmas Markets - Dresden

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