Christmas Markets with Prague & Paris

Enjoy the delights of Christmas with a 21 day cruise from Prague to Paris. Visit the Christmas markets and savour the atmosphere, traditions & delicacies.

21 Days
Prague to Paris
From (CAD)
$ 11,895
Dates & Pricing

2022 Prague > Paris

A festive tradition

Europe at Christmas transforms into a happy hive of activity as markets spring to life in every town and market square.
From charming villages to great cultural centres, you can look forward to the hum and buzz of Christmas as treats, toys, charms and trinkets of every description come out in a joyful display. In many places, the delicacies and decorations still honour age-old traditions.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
CMPP
Duration:
21 days
Departure City:
Prague
Return City:
Paris

21 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Welcome to Prague

    Start your journey with a three night stay.

  2. Day 2 - Prague

    Freechoice

    Join a walking tour of Prague’s communist-era history, or learn about the historic Strahov Monastery.

    Tonight, enjoy a delicious Czech dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Prague

    Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore on your own.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Prague > Budapest

    Journey by coach to Budapest to your Scenic Space-Ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Budapest

    Freechoice

    Explore this beautiful city and enjoy a piano concert, or relax at the city’s Thermal Baths and Spa. Alternatively, brave the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock or take an active hike to Buda Hill.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vienna

    Relax on board your Scenic Space-Ship and enjoy the many splendid vistas as you cruise the beautiful Danube.

    Enrich

    Breathe in the opulence and luxury of Palais Liechtenstein. Then be enthralled by an enchanting private classical evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart. With a special dedication to Beethoven as we celebrate the 250th anniversary of his birth.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Vienna

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of Vienna or visit Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, learn about Viennese coffee culture during a guided tour or opt to see Vienna on a bike tour.

    Spend the afternoon at leisure exploring Vienna’s magical Christmas markets.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Dürnstein > Melk

    Freechoice

    Enjoy a guided bike ride from Dürnstein to Melk or be guided through Melk’s Benedictine Abbey. Alternatively, visit a Schnapps producer and sample some of the many flavours on offer.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Passau > Salzburg

    Enrich

    Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place. Based on the timeless movie of the same name, this exclusive production is performed in the rolling hills of Salzburg.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Regensburg

    Enjoy a walking tour of this fabulous city including its well-preserved medieval centre.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Nuremberg

    Welcome to this captivating Bavarian city, dating back to the 11th century.

    Freechoice

    Take a walking tour of this fascinating city, or visit moving WWII sites or take a gingerbread baking class.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Bamberg

    Explore the old town of Bamberg with a local guide.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Würzburg

    Freechoice

    Take a guided tour of Rothenburg with time to wander the famed Reiterlesmarkt that has a history dating back to the 15th century. Alternatively, stay in Würzburg and visit the Bishop’s Residenz Palace and sample some delicious wine. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Miltenberg

    Freechoice

    Visit the local monastery for a tour and insight into regional beer production or meet a winemaker and join him for a taste of his fine wines. Alternatively, be introduced to a Baron and Baroness and gain an understanding of how they celebrate the Christmas period or opt to visit a local Schnapps producer and toast to the festive season while sampling some of the many flavours that are on offer. You also have the opportunity to meet a local farming family and taste some of their home made produce.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Rhine Gorge > Rüdesheim

    Explore charming Rüdesheim, including a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Enjoy free time and perhaps try some delicious glühwein or hot chestnuts amid the stalls.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Cologne

    Take a guided tour through Cologne before time at leisure to explore the delights of the Christmas markets.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Amsterdam

    Freechoice

    Experience Amsterdam’s canals, or enjoy a tour of Zaanse Schans. Alternatively, taste Dutch Herring on a guided walking tour or take a cycling tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Amsterdam > Paris

    Travel by high-speed train to Paris, and spend three nights at one of our luxurious hotels, located in the heart of the Opera district.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  19. Day 19 - Paris

    Freechoice

    Discover Paris on a guided tour, or visit the charming district of Montmartre.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  20. Day 20 - Paris

    You have a free day today to explore Paris at leisure.

    Freechoice Dining

    Tonight, savour delicious cuisine at the Brasserie on the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower. Alternatively, take in dinner and a show at the world-famous Lido.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Paris

    Farewell Paris after breakfast, taking with you many wonderful memories.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above.

    Please note: Preview itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

All-inclusive highlights
  • 5-star Scenic Space-Ship featuring Scenic Sun Lounges
  • 2 exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Your choice of 33 Scenic Freechoice activities and dining
  • Up to five on board dining options, from casual to fine dining
  • 50 meals – 20 breakfasts (B), 14 lunches (L) and 16 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day throughout your cruise
  • Butler service for all guests throughout your cruise
  • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade available throughout your cruise
  • The freedom of our e-bikes – electronically assisted bicycles
  • Cruise Director to guide and assist
  • Expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • All tipping and gratuities

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