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Collette Vacations Save on Holiday Tours

'Tis the season to start thinking about your getaway!

SAVE up to $200 per person!
Quote promo code: HOLIDAY17

Give yourself an infusion of holiday cheer by taking a themed tour to any one of Collette Vacations magical and festive destinations. Wherever you choose to go, you’ll find festivities to help you kick off the holidays in grand style! Whether you’re in the mood for the old-world charm of European Christmas Markets, the excitement and romance of New York City decked out in lights, the tradition of special holiday foods and drinks, or just a jolly good time ringing in the new year, there’s a tour that will suit your holiday style perfectly.

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Magical Christmas Markets

7 Days | Departure dates Dec. 1, 8 & 15
Innsbruck • Choice on Tour • Seefeld • Carriage Ride • Munich • Salzburg • St. Peter's Restaurant • Oberammergau • Christmas Markets


Delight in a single hotel stay in the charming town of Innsbruck, alive with holiday cheer. Travel through Austria and Germany to explore the history and tastes of this region and to spend time browsing its famous Christmas markets. Join a local guide to discover Innsbruck – you choose either historic or architectural perspectives. Be introduced to the exciting city of Munich on a panoramic tour. Venture by train into the mountains to the charming village of Seefeld to warm yourself with a glass of schnapps and enjoy a traditional carriage ride. Journey to Salzburg for a walking tour with a local expert and a delightful dinner at the centuries-old St. Peter's Restaurant. Relish the holiday season that adorns the region in lights, energizes it with activity, and decorates it with market stands filled with handmade crafts.


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$1,899
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Christmas on the Danube

9 Days | Departure dates Nov. 26 & Dec. 2
Vienna • Vienna Opera House • Hofburg Palace • Wachau Valley • Glühwein Party • Passau • Regensburg • Nuremberg • Christmas Markets • Rothenburg • Würzburg

Begin your holiday season with a relaxing cruise along the scenic Danube River, stopping at traditional Christmas markets in Vienna, Regensburg, Passau, Rothenburg and Nuremberg. Nuremberg is home to one of the oldest and largest Christmas markets in the world, and is famous as a toy making centre, known for its fanciful nutcrackers and Lebkuchen (gingerbread). Enjoy a German holiday party with mulled wine, referred to as a Glühwein Party. Float through the Wachau Valley dotted with castles and small riverside towns. Discover Würzburg, an ancient Franconian wine town. Delight in the fairytale, Baroque architecture in Passau. In Vienna, join a local expert in exploring the historic sites where you’ll indulge in the city’s atmosphere of opulence and elegance. Visit the 900-year-old Benedictine Melk Abbey, one of Europe’s largest Baroque monasteries.

 

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$2,789
Includes Taxes & Fees
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Classic Christmas Markets

9 Days | Departure dates Nov. 25 & Dec. 2
Black Forest • Strasbourg • Würzburg • Nuremberg • Rothenburg • Oberammergau • Innsbruck • Munich • Christmas Markets

Experience the 600-year-old holiday spirit of “Christkindlesmarkts” in Germany, Austria and France. Sip mulled wine and collect unique handicrafts, hand-made ornaments and toys at some of the largest and most famous Christmas markets in Europe. Spend three nights in the traditional Alpine village of Oberammergau and two nights in the heart of the Black Forest. Bask in holiday cheer as you stroll along the cobblestone streets of Innsbruck, capital of Tyrolean Austria. Explore historic Nuremberg, Würzburg and Rothenberg, some of the best preserved medieval towns in Europe. Visit the famous Nuremberg Christmas Market dating back to 1628, where you can sample sausages and gingerbread. In Innsbruck, embark on your choice of a cultural or architectural walking tour. Explore Strasbourg’s Petit France and its quaint market stalls huddled around the imposing cathedral.

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$2,439
Includes Taxes & Fees
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Germany’s Romantic & Fairytale Roads

12 Days | Departure date Dec. 6
Berlin • Lübeck • Hamburg • Hamelin • “Pied Piper” Tour • Fairytale Princess Castles • Würzburg • Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Discover the German spirit in this land of romance, fairytales and radiance. Come to know the allure of some of its most iconic cities – Berlin, Hamburg and Munich – that shines bright during the holidays. Tour the historic landmarks of Berlin with a local guide. Visit a café in Lübeck, the birthplace of marzipan, and take a walking tour of Hamburg’s red-light district. Spend a night in enchanting Hamelin located on the Fairytale Road and embark on a guided tour with a Pied Piper. Immerse yourself in fairytales at Rapunzel’s and Sleeping Beauty’s castles and visit the Brothers Grimm Museum. Stay two nights in charming Rothenberg on the Romantic Road and delight in a “night watchman” tour. Decide between making “schneeball” pastries or tour the Medieval Crime and Justice Museum. Tour Neuschwanstein Castle. Sample local beer in one of Munich’s most famous restaurants. Choose to spend time at the BMW Museum or reflect on history at Dachau Memorial. Along the way, discover the charms of its many Christmas markets and their captivating atmosphere.

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$4,123
Includes Taxes & Fees
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California New Year’s Getaway

5 Days | Departure date Dec. 29
Float Viewing • Bandfest • New Year’s Eve Party • Tournament of Roses Parade

Ring in the New Year with an exciting trip to southern California. Find Pasadena abuzz with preparations for the famous Tournament of Roses Parade and get a sneak-peek as final touches are put on the massive floats. Listen as select Parade Bands perform at a special Bandfest presentation. Celebrate the season with a New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner Dance, with live entertainment and a champagne toast to the New Year. Enjoy prime viewing with reserved seating at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade.

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$2,959
Includes Taxes & Fees
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Southern California New Year’s Celebration

6 Days | Departure date Dec. 29
Float Viewing • Bandfest • New Year’s Eve Party • Tournament of Roses Parade

Ring in the New Year with an exciting trip to Southern California. Find Pasadena abuzz with preparations for the famous Tournament of Roses Parade and get a sneak-peek as final touches are put on the massive floats. Listen as select parade bands perform at a special Bandfest presentation. Celebrate the season with a New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner Dance, with live entertainment and a champagne toast to the New Year. Enjoy prime viewing with reserved seating at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade. Then relax when you spend two nights in California’s second largest city, San Diego. Explore San Diego’s diverse neighbourhoods such as the Gaslamp Quartre, Balboa Park, Coronado Island and Old Town San Diego.

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$2,959
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Winter in Yellowstone

7 Days | Departures date Jan. 13, 20, 27, 30, Feb. 3 & 6
Jackson Hole • Grand Tetons • Yellowstone National Park • Old Faithful • Painted Mud Pots • Lamar Valley • Sleigh Ride in Elk Refuge

Find yourself amid a rare blend of elegance and western charm that sparkles in the wintertime. Get up-close to wildlife on a delightful sleigh ride to the National Elk Refuge and view hundreds of elk in their natural habitat. In Yellowstone National Park, board a snowcoach and be transported over the snow covered landscape and by some of the park’s most stunning scenery. Take a brisk walking tour led by a local expert to learn the history of the famous Old Faithful geyser and view the amazing natural phenomenon in action. In Lamar Valley, be surrounded by complete tranquility in a favourite hangout for the park’s wildlife. Travel through picturesque Caribou Targhee National Forest for stunning views of the Grand Tetons. The endless natural beauty of a winter in Yellowstone will astound you.

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Per Person
$4,729
Includes Taxes & Fees
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Canada’s Winter Wonderland

7 Days | Departure dates Nov. 10, Dec. 2, 9 & Feb. 3
Jasper • Choice on Tour: Snowshoe Trek or Ice Walk • Icefields Parkway • Lake Louise • Ice Magic Festival • Banff

Find yourself amid a rare blend of elegance and western charm that sparkles in the wintertime. Get up-close to wildlife on a delightful sleigh ride to the National Elk Refuge and view hundreds of elk in their natural habitat. In Yellowstone National Park, board a snowcoach and be transported over the snow covered landscape and by some of the park’s most stunning scenery. Take a brisk walking tour led by a local expert to learn the history of the famous Old Faithful geyser and view the amazing natural phenomenon in action. In Lamar Valley, be surrounded by complete tranquility in a favourite hangout for the park’s wildlife. Travel through picturesque Caribou Targhee National Forest for stunning views of the Grand Tetons. The endless natural beauty of a winter in Yellowstone will astound you.

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Per Person
$2,549
Includes Taxes & Fees

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