Enjoy a 2-hour private tour in Strasbourg to fully explore one of the oldest Christmas market in Europe. It was in Strasbourg in 1570 that the very first edition of the Christmas market took place. Ever since, Strasbourg has perpetuated the tradition of a an authentic, warm and generous Alsatian Christmas. Discover with your local guide more than 300 stalls spread out over 12 locations under the glow of the city's illuminations, making Strasbourg one of the largest Christmas markets in Europe.
Your guide will pick you up in your centrally located hotel in Strasbourg in the morning to avoid the crowd. Then it's time to start your tour and explore the city and its typical Christmas markets. There are eleven markets throughout central Strasbourg, including just outside the train station, outside the Cathedral, on Place Broglie, on Place Kléber (with the largest real Christmas Tree in France grown specifically for the market), at Place Corbeau by the Alsatian Museum, at Place Gutenberg where there’s a guest visitor market each year, in Petite France overlooking the River L’Ill, at Place d’Austerlitz specializing in only foods and drinks, outside the Temple Neuf Church, and the furthest at Cité de la Musique et de la Danse next to the ice skating rink.Follow your guide who will take you to several different markets that are located all over the town. The selection of the markets visited will be made in the morning depending on your different wishes as to what you would like to see, discover or purchase as each market has its specialty. Enjoy this unforgettable Christmas experience.