Christmas and New Year Breaks

Christmas and New Year can be a stressful time, with the pressure to ensure everything goes smoothly and everyone has a great time. Why not take that stress away this year with a Shearings holiday over the festive period, with all travel, accommodation, excursions to discover local attractions and Christmassy extras included in the price.

Spend Christmas on Lake Garda

Wake up on Christmas morning and enjoy a walk along Lake Garda’s beautiful shores before tucking into a delicious dinner in the hotel’s beautiful restaurant when you stay with us on Shearings’ Christmas on Lake Garda tour. Enjoy the classic Renaissance cities and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Venice and Verona. Then get into the Christmas spirit on an excursion to the town of Trento, where we’ll visit the city’s beautiful Christmas Markets. The holiday departs on December 22nd on a six day itinerary, with air travel, accommodation in the beautiful town of Bardolino, less than 100 metres from the shore front with breakfast and evening meals and three excursions all included in the price which starts from £739pp.

Discover the North Yorkshire coast from Whitby at Christmas and New Year

Whitby is one of the most atmospheric towns in the country, windswept on the North Yorkshire Coast, amid the beautiful North York Moors. The Bay Royal Hotel is in a prime position, overlooking the town and across the bay to Whitby Abbey, perfect for a Christmas morning walk or watching the fireworks over the town on New Year’s Eve. You’ll enjoy included travel from regions across the country, a half board stay at the Bay Royal and an excursion to Scarborough. On a Christmas break you’ll also take a tour of the North York Moors and enjoy a five course Christmas Lunch. On our New Year tour enjoy Bucks Fizz on arrival, a fantastic five-course New Year’s Eve gala dinner and great entertainment. Five day Christmas breaks start from £479pp and New Year breaks start from £381pp.

Enjoy Christmas on the Rhine River

Spend Christmas Day cruising along the mighty Rhine, taking in beautiful views of mountains and castles as you sit back and enjoy a wonderful festive period. You can take in Germany’s stunning winter scenery and have the opportunity to discover beautiful Cologne on an included excursion. On board the MV Virginia you’ll receive full board meals and enjoy great Christmas festivities. This tour gives you great views of the fantastic River Rhine, while taking all the stress out of Christmas and is perfect whether you want to sit back and relax or you want to explore this area of Germany’s rich history and culture. The tour departs on December 21st by coach from locations across the country for eight days, with prices starting at £699pp.

As well as these fantastic holidays, Shearings have a range of other Christmas and New Year breaks to destinations across the UK and Europe, so take a look and see how to spend a great Christmas, filled with fond memories.


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