Dertour has launched its ‘European Christmas Markets & Breaks 2009’ brochure, with over 50 festive holiday destinations featured over 76 pages, wrapped within a front cover fragranced with ‘gingerbread’.

The new brochure features new Christmas markets product in Regensburg and new Christmas breaks in Lindau and Freiburg: · In Regensburg, there are two hotels on offer as part of this UNESCO world heritage city’s advent festivities. Prices start from £309pp for a two night break.

The new Lindau Christmas Break features the three star Insel hotel of this town which borders Austria and Switzerland. Prices start from £699pp for a seven night break, including flights, six three-course dinners and special festive dinner on Christmas Day. 

The Freiburg Christmas break offers a cultural option in this city located on the edge of the Black Forest. Prices start from £629pp for a four night half board break in a four star hotel, return flights, rail transfers, festive Christmas Eve dinner and guided city tour.

The overall brochure lead-in price is £155 per person, for a three day/ two night coach tour featuring Belgium, Cologne and Bruges, and including four star hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.

Commenting on the range of product featured in the new brochure, Julie Craig, managing director at Dertour, said: “Next to all time favorites such as Nuremberg and Cologne, our extensive choice includes traditional German Christmas markets such as Dresden and Berlin as well as smaller, regional markets like Ludwigsburg or Erfurt. We feature selected European Destinations like Vienna, Strasbourg and Brussels, relaxing Christmas Breaks in Bavaria, the Black Forest or at Lake Constance plus festive river cruises and deluxe coach tours throughout Germany, France and Belgium. And for all those who can’t wait to get into the Christmas spirit, sample recipes of traditional German Christmas delights can be found inside the brochure. And, as part of our ongoing marketing support for agents, we will be providing them with accompanying posters for their shop windows.”

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