This is a perfect winter getaway based in Valkenburg, a delightful little hill town built around a romantic ruined castle, close to the German and Belgian borders.
Day 1 Following collection from home, travel to Folkestone for the Eurotunnel crossing to Calais before continuing through Belgium and Holland, arriving by early evening at the Hotel Walram for our four-night stay. A welcome drink is served on arrival.
Day 2 This morning, we head to the beautiful City of Maastricht, with free time to explore. Later continue to Eupen to visit Jacques Chocolate Factory. Founded in 1896, the museum covers everything from the cultivation of cocoa to the ﬁnished product. Don’t forget to visit the tasting room!
Day 3 Today travel to the pretty town of Monschau, located on the river below the Eifel Hills. This afternoon we visit Aachen, a German spa city full of beautiful fountains to discover.
Day 4 A day at leisure in Valkenburg, or to enjoy the hotel facilities.
Day 5 Depart Valkenburg after breakfast and return to Calais for a late afternoon Eurotunnel to Folkestone. We return to the local area where the door to door collection service will be waiting to return you to your home.
The Hotel Walram was originally built as a farm during the 18th Century, built on remains of the city walls and has been a hotel since 1920. All bedrooms have TV, telephone, WiFi, hairdryer and tea/coﬀee making facilities. The hotel has a bar, lounge, restaurant, sauna and swimming pool. A lift serves most rooms