Christmas Market in Bruges

Christmas Market in Bruges

This ideal short break visits the medieval city of Bruges a magical setting for your Christmas shopping.

This ideal short break visits the medieval city of Bruges a magical setting for your Christmas shopping. Wander beside the canals and along cobbled streets and explore the cities Christmas Market stalls.


Important Notice—Please note a UK valid passport is required for this holiday.

Day 1

We depart early from your joining points and travel towards the South east of England and Dover where we catch the ferry to Calais. On arrival we travel into Belgium and onto Bruges and our hotel.

Day 2

Today is a free day to explore the city and its colourful markets with its festively decorated stalls selling everything from jewellery to roasted chestnuts and an open air skating rink built around the main square.


Day 3

After breakfast we depart from Bruges and travel to the city of Antwerp, where on arrival we give you time in the city which has a rich cultural heritage and you find a great range of shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.


Day 4

A further free day in Bruges to enjoy the city and its attractions.


Day 5

After an enjoyable breakfast we join our coach for the journey back to Calais and the ferry to Dover. On our arrival back into England we continue back to your joining points arriving back late evening.


B=Breakfast Included

Hotel Academie, Bruges.

The four star Academie Hotel is situated right in the historic centre of Bruges just 50 metres from the famous Minnewater (Lake of Love) and with easy access on foot to the city centre.

The hotels’ facilities include a restaurant and bar, plus a winter garden and terrace. A left serves all floors and the bedrooms have television and telephone.

Please Note: Due to the hotels’ position when we arrive in Bruges you will have to walk approximately 50 metres to the hotel entrance along cobbled streets with your luggage.


Price Includes:


  • Four nights ensuite accommodation.

  • Meals on a half board basis.

  • Return coach and ferry travel.

  • Two full days exploring the city of Bruges.

  • A day of exploring the city of Antwerp.

  • Services of coach and driver.



Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergavenny Bus Station, Abergavenny
(Gorsaf Bws, Y Fenni)
Brecon Bus Exchange Stop 1, Brecon
(Cyfnewidfa,St 1, Aberhonddu)
Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham
Church Stretton Railway Station, A49 side, Church Stretton
Coleford Square, Bus Stop outside Angel Hotel, Coleford.
Craven Arms Tuffins Lay by Bus Stop, Craven Arms
Dudley Bus Stop, Outside Car Park, Flood Street, Dudley
Eardisley Tram Square, Eardisley
Evesham Bus Shelter, Merstow Green, Evesham, Worcs.
(Outside Evesham Working Mens Club WR11 4BS)
Gloucester Bus Station Stand A or B, Gloucester
Great Malvern Barnards Green Clock Bus Shelter, Gt Malvern
Halesowen Bus Stop/Shelter, Outside Trinity Point, New road,
Halesowen, West Midlands
Hay on Wye Bus Stop, Oxford Road Car park, Hay on Wye
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Kidderminster Railway Stn. Forecourt, Comberton Hill
Kington Bus Stop, Mill Street, Kington
Knighton Bus Station, Knighton
(Gorsaf Fysiau,Tref-y-clawdd)
Ledbury Market House, Ledbury
Leintwardine Bus Stop, Lion Hotel, Leintwardine
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Llandrindod Wells Station Cresc (Outside Rail Stn) Llandrindod Wells
(Gorsaf Reilffordd, Llandrindod)
Ludlow Eco Park, Park & Ride Car Park Bus Stop, Ludlow
Malvern Link Bus Stop, Co-op Store, Malvern Link
Monmouth Coach Bay, Blestium Street, Monmouth
(Next to the Cattle Market Car Park)
Moreton On Lugg Bus Stop, Main Road, A49, Moreton On Lugg.
Newent Kings Arms Layby, Ross Rd, Newent, Gloucestershire
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Peterchurch Bus Stop, Lewis Way/Main Road Layby, Peterchurch
Pontrilas Old Coles Shop Bus Shelter, Pontrilas
Presteigne Recycling Centre, Presteigne, Powys
(Maes Parcio'r Man Ailgylchu, Llanandras)
Ross On Wye Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
Shrewsbury Crown Inn, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury.
Stourbridge Lay By, Bath Road, Near Crystal Leisure Centre
Stourbridge, DY8 1AE (New Pick Up Point for 2012)
Stourport-On-Severn Vale Road, Car Park, Stourport on Severn, Worcs.
Stratford upon Avon Natwest Bus Stop, Wood Street, Stratford
Telford M54 Motorway Services, Telford
Tenbury Wells Bus Stop, TSB Bank, Teme Street, Tenbury Wells
Tewkesbury Bus Stop, The Crescent, Outside the Abbey,
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.
Wellington (Telford) Cock Hotel Bus Stop, Holyhead Road, Shropshire
Weobley Bus Stop, Broad Street, Weobley.
Worcester Centre Croft Road Coach Park, Worcester, Worcs.
Worcester Warndon Six Ways Park & Ride, M5 Junction 6
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