EXPLORE EUROPE’S FESTIVE HOLIDAY MARKETS Discover the magic of Europe’s iconic Christmas markets, winter wonderlands unmatched anywhere else in the world. On an AmaWaterways Christmas Markets cruise, you’ll journey to the best of these glittering displays of holiday revelry along the Danube or Rhine rivers, each offering its own distinct personality. Most markets are open from the last week of November through December 22. Delights and Delicacies on the Danube A festive atmosphere takes over the Danube’s majestic capitals like Vienna, known for its awe-inspiring Christkindlmarkt, and illuminates historic cities like Nuremberg, renowned for its spicy sausages and whimsical plum people souvenirs.