Get away during the holiday season and discover festive traditions and holiday markets in charming riverside towns in Germany, France, and Switzerland on an unhurried river cruise.

Starting at: $3,590 * Price includes special offer Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Festive entrance to Strasbourg's historic city center  Holiday decorations at Place Kleber, Strasbourg  Young traveler enjoying a pretzel in Strasbourg during the holidays  Gingerbread, Germany  Enticing holiday sweets. Credit: Meghan Nash  Holiday market treasures. Credit: Meghan Nash  Holiday market in Germany. Credit: Meghan Nash  Passing through the Rhine Gorge. Credit: Meghan Nash  Passing through the Rhine Gorge. Credit: Meghan Nash  Holiday market in Cologne  View of Cologne along the Rhine River

Holiday Markets

A River Cruise from Interlaken to Düsseldorf

11 days from $3,590

Get away during the holiday season and discover festive traditions and holiday markets in charming riverside towns in Germany, France, and Switzerland on an unhurried river cruise.

or Call 855-330-1542

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WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

I loved going to the stops on the cruise to experience the wonderful holiday markets - be sure you have extra space for the treasures you will buy!! Also the kind of trip you can take again!

- Ellen S.

The Holiday Markets tour is a magical way to see Germany, Luxembourg, and Paris as the cities and people wonderfully display the joy of the season!

- Charles M.

I can't say enough about my experience with Smithsonian Journeys!!

- Daniel M.

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Victoria Jungfrau Hotel

Interlaken, Switzerland

Located in the heart of Interlaken, the deluxe Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa is evocative of the days of Europe’s Belle Epoch. For more than 150 years this gracious Grand Hotel has maintained its position as one of the most beautiful in Europe. Guest rooms are bright, airy and welcoming with all of the comfort and amenities one expects in a five-star hotel. You’ll enjoy three dining options and a comfortable full-service bar. The Victoria Jungfrau makes a perfect base while exploring Interlaken and the Bernese Oberland. The entire hotel is smoke-free and WiFi is complimentary.

Number of nights: 2