Lille Christmas Market

from £59pp

Based on 1 day

Suitable for Secondary Schools, Primary Schools


Take a trip to the largest Christmas market in Northern France!

Roam amongst seasonally decorated wooden chalets offering a variety of gifts including local handicraft in pottery, confectionery and jewellery, take a ride on the Ferris wheel for spectacular views of the city.

You can also taste the local fayre, such as chestnuts and vin chaud (for adults only!) - Lille's Christmas Market is the perfect place for your students to practise their French!

Our Suggested Itinerary

  1. Day 1

    Coach transfer and channel crossing to France.

    Arrive in Lille and spend the afternoon exploring the Christmas market, one of the very best in France.

    Head to the winter wonderland of Place Rihour, displaying 83 chalets filled with gifts, decorations and festive food!

    Take a ride on the 50m high Ferris wheel in Lille’s main town square for beautiful views over the city.

    Depart Lille and begin your journey back to the UK.

    Optional add on: Make a stop off at Cité Europe Shopping Centre to discover some of the big name stores before your channel crossing. 

School Trip Accommodation


Lille Christmas Market can be visited in a day, without the need to stay overnight.  Extend your stay by a night and add in a lunchtime demonstration with a professional chef at a cookery school or a demonstration at a local waffle-maker, artisan Chocolatier or Fromagerie! 

Testimonials about this trip:

Thank you so much for your help organising this trip.  I was really impressed with Cara and how helpful she was and also the coach company you used were excellent.  I hope to organise this trip again next year and if I do I will definitely use Diverse again!
Glenthorne High School

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Lille Christmas Market

Lille Christmas Market

from £59pp

Based on 1 day

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