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With its beautiful Gothic cathedral, Strasbourg is also one of the most beautiful settings for a Christmas market. And when you’ve finished perusing the market stalls, you can also enjoy a tour of the city by boat, visit a gingerbread factory or even cross the border into Germany for a bite to eat and a taste of a German Christmas.
Arrive in Strasbourg in time for evening meal
Guided tour of Strasbourg by boat
Visit Strasbourg Cathedral
Lunch in a creperie
Explore the Christmas markets
Evening meal in a local restaurant with chance to try Strasbourg's speciality "Flammkuchen"
Visit Fortwenger Gingerbread
Free time to explore the Christmas markets
Early evening, group to head to Kehl, Germany for evening meal
Depart accommodation after breakfast
Arrive back at school late evening
- 3 nights' half-board accommodation
- Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
- Detailed information pack
- Free staff place ratio 1:8
- Itinerary planning service
- Motorway tolls and taxes
- Return Channel crossings
- Return executive coach travel
- Vamoos travel app - giving you access to all your trip documents on your phone or tablet
- VAT at current rates to tour operators
Council of Europe
Since it was founded in 1949, the principal purpose of the Council of Europe has been to bring together all… Read More
European Court of Human Rights
Visitors have the opportunity of viewing a public hearing at the European Court of Human Rights (private hearings are only… Read More
The European Parliament is the only directly-elected body of the European Union and the 736 members are elected every 5… Read More
All on board for the most popular tourist attraction in Strasbourg! Take a trip on the river around Strasbourg to… Read More
Eglise St Thomas
Magnificient protestant church located in the centre of Strasbourg. It is named "the lady cathedral". The church has large cultural… Read More
Guided Tour of Strasbourg
There is much to see and do in the beautiful city of Strasbourg including the Grande Ile, which is classified… Read More
Le Palais du Pain d’Epices (Gingerbread Factory)
During your visit, you will be taken on a journey of discovery through the world of Gingerbread. On theinteractive trail,… Read More
Strasbourg Cathedral de Notre-Dame is known as one of the most beautiful gothic cathedrals in Europe and most definitely awe-inspiring.The… Read More
CIARUS is well located in Strasbourg and is a popular choice among school groups thanks to its focus on the fun and security of its guests.The newly renovated centre boasts 295 beds in comfortable and well equipped rooms, all with shower, washbasin and toilet. These are spread over four storeys with living areas that are bright and large.Evening meals will be taken in the self-service restaurant at CIARUS, which offers delicious and varied food - including vegetarian dishes.There is a bar area, a cafe, TV room, games room (billiards, table football, video games) music room and disco area. The centre is also well supplied with learning areas.
This Youth Hostel is located in parkland, just a few minutes from the centre of Strasbourg. Students are generally accommodated in 3 to 5 bedded rooms with showers, washbasin and WC.Breakfast is served in the hostel's restaurant every morning and both lunch and dinner are available on request.The centre has a has a large café/bar, games room with table tennis, fußball, billiards, video games, and drink dispenser, large TV room and internet access. Meeting rooms can be hired for a small supplement, and a gift shop and tourist information point are on site.
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Great place. Safe, very cultural and great for speaking Spanish. Well worth the journey.— St Gabriel’s RC High School, February 2019
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