A French Christmas in Paris and Alsace
Discover the magic of Christmas in Paris! Stroll the elegant boulevards of this sophisticated city, decked out for the holidays with sparkling decorations and festive displays in every shop window. Visit the magnificent monuments like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame cathedral, and Arc de Triomphe, take a dinner cruise on the river Seine, and enjoy Paris’ famous shopping as you find treasures in quaint Christmas markets or designer boutiques. And a fairy-tale Christmas awaits you in Alsace! Stroll the enchanting Christmas market of Strasbourg where shoppers have purchased handmade gifts and goods since the 1500s. Wander medieval streets of half-timbered houses adorned with twinkling Christmas lights in Colmar, make merry at Ribeauville’s Middle Ages Christmas festival, and enjoy wine tasting at local wineries along the Alsatian Wine RouteMULTI-CITY VACATION - 6-day/5-night package featuring famous Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs Elysées and the Arc of Triumph, shopping in the heart of Paris with all Christmas charm and Alsace with all small villages. This program includes accommodation at a hotel of your choice, private arrival & departure transfers, 1st Class round trip train ticket from Paris to Strasbourg, and suggested sightseeing tours of your choice.
- Accommodations as per itinerary
- Meals as per itinerary; breakfast (B), lunch (L), dinner (D)
- Sightseeing: per itinerary
- Train tickets as per the itinerary
- Keytours 24-hour emergency assistance telephone line
- All other items not mentioned as included
- Transfers not mentioned in the itinerary
- Select local taxes where applicable
Paris - Arrival
Upon arrival in Paris, meet your driver for private transfer to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure. In the evening, enjoy walking around the “the City of Light” that beautifully illuminated during the Christmas.
Joyeux Noël: Christmas in Paris Private Tour
Today learn about Parisian festive traditions as you stroll along the romantic streets with your guide. You’ll see the markets of Le Marais, stop by patisseries and sweet shops, and enjoy a cup of mulled wine or hot chocolate too. Learn about Parisian Christmas traditions from a local host Get an insider’s perspective on the best Christmas displays in Paris A cup of mulled wine, hot chocolate, or a soft drink is included.
French Christmas Cooking Class
Today meet your expert chef, shop seasonal ingredients in Parisian Markets and learn to make traditional French dishes. Create a sumptuous Christmas dinner using France’s rich culinary heritage during this winter-time cooking lesson in Paris. Learn the tricks of the trade from a professional chef, whose experience includes working at a Michelin-starred restaurant. Using seasonal ingredients from a nearby Parisian market, cook with a pro and produce a traditional French meal, which culminates with a Bûche de Noël cake. When Christmas rolls around, you’re sure to impress family and friends back home with your new culinary prowess. Bon appétit!
Paris- Strasbourg-Private Magical Christmas Tour
In the morning, meet your driver for private transfer to the train station. Upon arrival Strasbourg, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Late in the afternoon, visit one of the oldest Europe’s Christmas Market of over 300 wooden chalets accompanied with fairy-like lights and delicious aromas.
Christmas Cellars & Alsace Private Tour
Today, enjoy a scenic and fairy-tale like day visiting Colmar, the world’s most amazing Christmas Market, traditional Alsace medieval villages and the rare cellars to taste some local wine with your private driver-guide.
Strasbourg – Return
In the morning, you will be transferred to Strasbourg Airport to continue on your next destination.