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Advent Tour Leipzig: “A musical delight for the Christmas period”

Journey

Travel time
upon request
Arrival information
daily arrival between 01/12 and 27/12
Bookable from
10 person(s)
Characteristics of the tour
Festive tourtailor-made group tour suggestionfor groups of 10 or more people
  • Christmas Market Old Town Hall
    Image source: PUNCTUM, leipzig,travel

  • Leipzig Christmas Market Gingerbread Shop
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

  • Leipzig Christmas Market Augustusplatz
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

  • Leipzig Christmas Pyramid at St. Nicholas Churchyard
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

  • Christmas market
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

  • Leipzig Christmas Market from above
    Image source: PUNCTUM, leipzig,travel

  • Entrance to the Leipzig Christmas Market
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

  • Fairy lights and fir tree in the city of Leipzig
    Image source: Philipp Kirschner, leipzig.travel

What to expect

Enveloped by the enchanting atmosphere of festive scents and soft, warm lights, an Advent tour to Leipzig presents you with the opportunity to discover a new side of this musical city.

Experience on this Advent tour to Leipzig the charming flair of the old town’s many interconnected Christmas markets and get in the mood for the festive season with a range of musical highlights.

Motets and performances of Christmas music at St. Thomas Church are a pleasant treat, in addition to wonderful Advent concerts at the Leipzig Opera House and the famous Gewandhaus.

Leipzig is well worth a visit throughout the year – and a particular delight during the Christmas period!




Travel description as PDF

Contact Person

Ulrike Ehlemann Kreis

Ulrike Ehlemann

+49 (0)351 - 563 48 0

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

My tip for your Advent tour: Plan your arrival on a Sunday. You will avoid the hurly-burly of the weekends in Advent and enjoy the Christmas feeling better.

Itinerary

Detailed information for journey "Advent tour Leipzig"

Basic package for your festive tour Leipzig:
4 days/3 nights

Day 1: Individual arrival in Leipzig
After your arrival your Advent tour to Leipzig will start with a festive walking tour through the city of music. During this tour either Santa or Mrs. Claus will accompany you through Leipzig in its Christmas festivities. You will also take a break and enjoy a glass of mulled wine, whilst soaking up the city's romantic Christmas atmosphere.

Day 2: Leipzig Museum of Musical Instruments
The second day of your Advent tour to Leipzig will allow to take a peek into Leipzig's musical past and present. A guided tour to the Leipzig Museum of Musical Instruments with a demonstration of instruments will be a fun and exciting way to start up your day.

Day 3: Excursion to Naumburg
On this day, we recommend to take a trip to the beautiful city of Naumburg (NaumburgPLUS package*) which is only about 1 hour away by coach. Also a visit to Freyburg is included - a small city close to Naumburg, known for being the home of Germany's famous 'Rotkäppchen' sparkling wine. 

Day 4: Individual departure / onward travel or extension in Leipzig

Today your Advent Tour to Leipzig is ending. Please, feel free to contact us in case you are interested in an extension of your stay or want to request additional services.

This itinerary is only a suggestion for your next Christmas tour which can be adjusted according to your desires. Whether you draw inspiration from the proposals made in this itinerary or blend them with your own ideas, the AugustusTours team looks forward to putting together your next Advent Tour.



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Contact Person

Ulrike Ehlemann Kreis

Ulrike Ehlemann

+49 (0)351 - 563 48 0

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

My tip for your Advent tour: Plan your arrival on a Sunday. You will avoid the hurly-burly of the weekends in Advent and enjoy the Christmas feeling better.

Services

Services included

Basic package for your festive tour Leipzig:
4 days/3 nights

  • 3 x overnight stay incl. breakfast in Leipzig
  • A festive walking tour of Leipzig with either Santa or Mrs Claus including a break for a glass of mulled wine, 2 hours
  • Admission and guided tour to the Leipzig Museum of Musical Instruments with demonstration of historical instruments, 1 hour
  • City map of Leipzig per room
  • Travel documents for the tour manager/driver
  • 24-hours-telephone service during the Advent tour to Leipzig 

PLUS packages for your festive tour to Leipzig

HallePLUS

  • Guided walking tour of Halle, 1.5 hours
  • Admission and guided tour to Halle’s Handel House, 1 hour

BachPLUS

  • Admission and guided tour to the Bach Museum and St. Thomas Church, 1.5 hours

NaumburgPLUS

  • Guided walking tour of the cathedral of Naumburg including a small festive surprise, 1.5 hours
  • Time to take a look around Naumburg Christmas Market
  • “Winter Magic with Mulled Sparkling Wine” - guided tour through the Rotkäppchen cellars in Freyburg, 1 hours

Further suggestions

  • Mendelssohn House in Leipzig
  • Explore the Battle of the Nations at the Forum1813 museum and the asisi Panometer Leipzig (a large-scale panoramic exhibition)
  • Gohlis Palace including a musical tour
  • Events at St. Thomas Church, for example services and motets, carol concerts, organ music and J.S. Bach’s Christmas Oratorio
  • Christmas concert at Leipzig’s Gewandhaus or Opera House
  • Tour of the Blüthner piano factory in Leipzig (available on request)
  • Day excursion to Dresden

This itinerary is only a suggestion for your next Christmas tour which can be adjusted according to your desires. Whether you draw inspiration from the proposals made in this itinerary or blend them with your own ideas, the AugustusTours team looks forward to putting together your next Advent Tour.


Contact Person

Ulrike Ehlemann Kreis

Ulrike Ehlemann

+49 (0)351 - 563 48 0

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

My tip for your Advent tour: Plan your arrival on a Sunday. You will avoid the hurly-burly of the weekends in Advent and enjoy the Christmas feeling better.


Quotes

Prices for services included

This Advent tour to Leipzig is characterized by its creativity and flexibility, with each itinerary specially tailored to both your requirements and those of your guests. It can be shortened, extended or adapted according to your desires. The prices are based on the programme, group size and hotel class. We are looking forward to your inquiry and provide you with an individual offer for your Advent tour to Leipzig or to other German cities . We are also happy to organize city tours in different German cities for your group!

Request

Request a tailor-made offer for your group tour to Germany

All our group tour suggestions can be altered, shortened or lengthened to your specific requirements, so please see them as food for thought rather than a set meal. It would be our pleasure to draw up a tailored quote based on your ideas and expectations – giving you a group tour that will leave you shouting “encore”! Please send us your request for a group tour to Germany. Once you have submitted your request we will work on a tailor-made quote for you.

Being a very experienced and high-performance incoming partner for Germany, we offer you support and advice regarding the realisation of your group travels. Since 1997, we have been working for international travel agents, associations, companies as well as private clients. During all our work, we constantly follow our standard “Expertise. Ideas. Passion”. We are based in Dresden, so we know where your guests travel.

We have numerous itinerary suggestions for you and your group – no matter if you are planning a city break, cultural tour or round trip throughout Germany! The mentioned tours are only suggestions. Please do not hesitate to send us your special ideas and requirements on your next group tour.

We look forward to working with you and would be glad to become your go-to partner for city and cultural tours in Germany!

 

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