At a glance
- Visit the spectacular city of Cologne
- Experience the Market Caves and Magic Sand Nativity scene of Valkenburg
- Watch the Valkenburg Christmas Parade
- Visit the Christmas Market of Aachen, Germany
- Enjoy a farewell meal at local restaurant
Christmas lights at night
Day 1 – Arrive at Camping Vinkenhof
Enjoy a welcome meeting to meet your hosts and fellow members over a drink of Christmas Glühwein and a traditional Dutch snack.
Day 2 – The Christmas Markets of Cologne
Enjoy a coach excursion to Cologne, then enjoy exploring the markets at your own pace with plenty of free time to shop and soak up the atmosphere.
Day 3 – Valkenburg Caves and Christmas parade
Spend a day taking in the festivities of Valkenburg and its magical market caves. In the evening, the excitement continues with the town’s famous Christmas parade.
Day 4 – The Christmas Market of Aachen
Enjoy a coach excursion to Aachen in Germany with plenty of free time to explore its Christmas market. Why not try some traditional ‘Printen’ – a local speciality similar to gingerbread, fresh from the oven! In the evening, finish this festive break with a farewell meal at a local restaurant.
Day 5 – Depart campsite before midday