Don't miss your chance to join the audience of happy, adoring André Rieu fans at a very special, Christmas concert in the Maastricht Exhibition and Concert Centre. Enjoy a night of magical musical entertainment in a magnificent indoor 'Winter Palace' setting in the heart of André's hometown, and spend some enchanting hours exploring the Maastricht and Aachen Christmas Markets on this very special festive concert break. Concert Seating Plan The advertised price includes a 65€ face-value, CAT 5 seated ticket. Upgrades to 75€ face-value CAT 4, 85€ face-value CAT 3, 95€ face-value CAT 2, 115€ face-value CAT 1, and 135€ face-value Premium tickets are available for supplements (upgrade prices will be displayed during the booking process and will include any booking and service fees). Please note this is an indoor concert with floor and tiered seating.
See André Rieu perform live, in his hometown, at Christmas
The chance to explore Maastricht's Christmas Market
Visit Aachen's world-famous Christmas Market
Fly to Amsterdam, meet your tour manager and transfer to your chosen hotel. After arrival, you will have the evening free to relax.
Today we'll head to beautiful, historic Maastricht. Leaving the hotel at around midday, we will arrive in André's hometown with plenty of time to spare before this evening's concert. Stroll the delightful, pedestrianised cobbled streets around Vrijthof Square, where you'll find Maastricht's Christmas Market, or simply relax in one of the city's attractive cafes and bars. In the early evening, our coach will transfer you to the MECC for the highlight of your break – André Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra in concert. The Centre will be transformed for the concert, becoming a magnificent Winter Palace with chandeliers, Christmas trees, ice skaters, dancers, performers in traditional costumes and a Christmas market. Take in the stunning spectacle, and enjoy wonderful music from André's repertoire of waltzes, classics, operatic themes and music from well-loved films and musicals. You can expect some beautiful Christmas carols, too! After this not-to-be-missed experience, our coach will return you to your hotel.
After a relaxed morning, today, you'll cross the border into Germany for a visit to Aachen. Here you'll discover one of Germany’s oldest and most traditional markets, laid out in the streets and squares around the city's cathedral and town hall. Keep warm with a mug of gluhwein, and treat yourself to the traditional festive flavours of gingerbread and marzipan bread as you wander the bustling market stalls.
Transfer back to the airport to board your flight home, taking with you a host of memories of a very special Christmas concert break in André Rieu's hometown.
A 65€ face-value, seated ticket to see André Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra live at the MECC (Maastricht Exhibition and Concert Centre) – upgrades available
A visit to Maastricht
A visit to Aachen Christmas Market
Three nights' bed and continental breakfast accommodation in a four-star standard hotel in the Eindhoven area
Return flights from your local airport to Amsterdam
Coach travel throughout, including hotel and venue transfers
The services of a friendly tour manager
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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