The enduring popularity of the Oberammergau Passion Play ensures huge levels of interest in tours to view this spectacle. We combine entrance to the performance with interesting and varied excursions to ensure you get the most out of your tour. Interest in this once-in-a-decade event is rising already and we invite you to book early enough.
Day 1 Arrival
Check into your 3* or4* hotel in Tyrol. Enjoy a welcome drink followed by dinner.
Day 2 Innsbruck
Visit the Tyrolean capitol of Innsbruck, twice host city to the Winter Olympic Games. Your city guide will show you the highlights of this charming Alpine City, including the most famous landmark of all, the little ‘Golden Roof’. You have time at leisure in the city to sightsee before returning to your hotel.
Day 3 Rattenberg and Lake Achen
Enjoy a relaxing morning before travelling to the medieval walled town of Rattenberg, the smallest city in Tyrol, also known as the provincial home of glass and crystal. Visit one of the showrooms and perhaps see the artisans at work painting and engraving crystal and glassware. The journey to Lake Achen, the largest Alpine lake in Tyrol, offers breath-taking views of the Inn and Ziller Valleys. Perhaps enjoy a scenic boat cruise across the lake, (not included).
Day 4 Wilder Kaiser Mountains and Kitzbuhel Alps Tours
Enjoy a scenic circular trip around the Wilder Kaiser or Wild Emperor Mountains and the Kitzbuhel Alps. Journey via the pretty lakeside town of Walchsee and the market town of St. Johann in Tirol, to the internationally famous alpine resort of Kitzbuhel. Wander down the cobblestone streets of this charming town, before joining a horse-drawn carriage ride. Continue along the scenic Brixen Valley via Worgl to Kufstein. This medieval towm, known as the Pearl of Tyrol, houses an impressive fortress. It is the home to Heroes’Organ, the largest free standing organ in the world. Return to your hotel and following dinner, enjoy a traditional Tyrolean folklore evening (coach maybe required)
Day 5 Salzburg
The hills around Salzburg are alive with the sound of music. Let ‘The Sound of Music City Tour’ show you the historic sights, as well as some of the film locations of this iconic movie. See Leopoldskron Palace, Frohnburg Palace, the impressive Mirabell Palace Gardens and much more. Watch out for the trick fountains in the gardens of the 17th century baroque Hellbrunn Palace. There will be some free time to explore this great city at your own pace before you return to your hotel.
Day 6 Journey to Oberammergau and the Passion Play
Journey this morning to the Oberammergau region. Lunch will be served before the Passion Play which commences at 2.30pm.Dinner will be served in the three hour interval (between 5.00pm until 08.00pm) and the performance will finish at approximately 10.30pmn. Return to your accommodation.
Day 7 Departure
- 5 nights including half board in a 3* or 4* hotel in Tyrol.
- Welcome drink
- Guided city tour of Innsbruck.
- Visit to Rattenburg and Lake Achen.
- Kitzbuhel Alps tour.
- Horse drawn carriage ride in Kitzbuhel.
- Entry to a traditional Tyrolean folklore evening, including a drink.
- Guided Sound of Music city tour in Salzburg.
- 1 night accommodation in the Ammergau Alps region including meals as per itinerary
- Entry to the Oberammergau Museum and to the Oberammergau Passion Play 2020.
- Official Passion Play 2020 programme.
- Arrangement booking fee
- Travel Partner Tour Manager on spot in Oberammergau
16th May – 14th October 2020
Monday & Wednesday free of play.
Different tour combinations can be arranged.
5 nights 3* Tyrol including 1 night Oberammergau Package C, TK3 seating
5 nights 4* Tyrol including 1 night Oberammergau Package B, TK2 seating
4 nights 3* Tyrol including 2 nights Oberammergau Package C, TK3 seating
4 nights 4* Tyrol including 2 nights Oberammergau Package B, TK2 seating
*The above was designed by the Travel Partner Group and reproduced with their permission.