Cobbled streets covered with snow and Christmas Markets filled with the soft aromas of roasting chestnuts and mulled wine, nowhere is Christmas more beautifully celebrated than in the magical winter wonderland of Munich.
Mandarin Oriental, Munich has put together the perfect Romantic Winter Package for those wanting to enjoy Munich at its best. Guests are invited to spend two nights in luxury where they will be enveloped in a traditional Christmas atmosphere with Christmas decorations, including a glimmering tree of their own in-room. As a special treat, guests will receive a beautiful Baccarat crystal tree decoration to unwrap and take home with them as a memento of their stay.
A personalized guided tour through the numerous Christmas Markets is the perfect way to enter the true spirit of Christmas. Each one is full of beautifully made handicrafts from carved nutcrackers to handmade candles and Christmas decorations, and hidden treasures known only to locals. After tasting traditional culinary delights which includes the famous gingerbread, ‘bratwurst’ sausage, stolen and almonds – to name but a few - the couple will be whisked away in a magical horse drawn carriage and taken through the decorative streets of Munich.
A warming glass of Glühwein at Mandarin Oriental, Munich’s wooden pop-up chalet restaurant will end the day and with spectacular views of the snow-capped Alps and cobbled streets of Munich this is undoubtedly one of the most romantic spots in the city.
Mandarin Oriental, Munich’s Romantic Winter Package is valid from 1 December 2011 to 29 February 2012 and includes:
• A minimum of two nights’ accommodation at Mandarin Oriental, Munich
• A la carte breakfast at Restaurant Mark’s or in-room
• Private guided Tour of the Christmas Markets
• Two-hour horse-drawn carriage through Munich
• Baccarat Christmas tree decoration
• Glühwein at Mandarin Oriental, Munich’s rooftop restaurant (upon availability till end of January 2012)
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