Greatdays Holidays

Lake Garda is simple glorious

At the foot of the Dolomites waits this gorgeous lake.  One of Italy’s most popular lakes, this is a great place to unwind and soak up some sun after enjoying the Oberammergau Passion Play.  Explore Verona, with its beautiful houses and winding streets.  Furthermore, see the balcony which inspired Shakespeare to write Romeo and Juliet.  Perhaps enjoy a panoramic drive and cruise around the lake.  Enjoy a day at leisure to explore your resort and potter the winding lanes.

Once you’re here, you simply won’t want to leave.  Lake Garda is a haven of tranquil scenery and delicious cuisine.

Suggested itinerary for groups

Day 1: Arrive in Oberammergau

By air

Fly from a number of UK airports direct to Munich Airport with both scheduled and low-cost airlines. We can arrange transfers between the airport and your hotel in Oberammergau or the surrounding area, where you will enjoy two nights’ half-board accommodation.

By rail

Take the Eurostar from London, Ashford or Ebbsfleet to Paris-Nord. Connect on to TGV or ICE trains to Stuttgart, where you can change for Munich. We can arrange transfers between Munich Main Station and your hotel for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

By coach

Depart from  your home town and travel to Munich by coach, with a stopover en route. We can arrange short-sea Dover-Calais / Dunkirk ferry crossings or Eurotunnel crossings from Folkestone-Calais. Alternatively, take the overnight ferry from Hull-Zeebrugge / Rotterdam, Newcastle-IJmuiden or Harwich-Hook of Holland.

Dates and Payment

Day 2: Passion Play 2020

In the morning, explore the village of Oberammergau at your leisure, before your inclusive lunch. Afterwards, take your seat for the first part of the 2020 Oberammergau Passion Play, with part 2 commencing after dinner.

Oberammergau Passion Play for groups

Day 3: Travel to Lake Garda

Head towards Italy to your chosen resort at Lake Garda for the next four nights. Familiarise yourself with the area and the hotel’s facilities.

Brescia - Porticciolo a Salò. Lago di Garda © Fototeca ENIT-Gino Cianci

Day 4: Lake Garda Panorama

A scenic drive around Lake Garda passing through typical, charming Italian villages. On the way back enjoy a boat cruise from Malcesine to Limone and back to Riva del Garda/Torbole.

Salò-Lake Garda ©Fototeca ENIT-Gino Cianci

Day 5: At leisure

A day to relax and enjoy your hotel and surroundings.

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Day 6: Shakespeare’s Verona

One of the most beautiful cities in Italy, Verona’s charming buildings and winding, cobbled streets inspired the great playwrite to pen Romeo and Juliet. Enjoy a half-day guided tour and see the famous sights, including Juliet’s Balcony and an amphitheatre dating back to Roman times.

Verona - Porticciolo di Lazise ©Fototeca-ENIT-Gino-Cianci

Day 7: Travel back to the UK

 


 

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