Cultural Oberammergau and Tantilising Tirol
Striking mountains, winding rivers and charming villages. The Alpine state of Tirol one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations, both in and out of skiing season. Just a short drive from Oberammergau, this is an ideal extension for your Passion Play tour.
Following your cultural visit to the Oberammergau Passion Play and stay in the delightful Bavarian town, continue to Austria. Visit the beautiful city of Innsbruck. Buildings colourful facades line up along the river and little cafes spill out onto cobbled streets. Admire the Golden Roof, the baroque cathedral and the majestic Hofburg Palace. Why not head to the Bergisel Olympic ski jump for spectacular views over the city.
Furthermore, you can visit the Swarovski Crystal Worlds in nearby Wattens. You can also head over to the glorious Lake Constance, bordered by Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Suggested itinerary for groups
Day 1: Arrive in Oberammergau
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.
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.
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.
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.
Day 3: Drive to the Tyrol
Head towards Austria to your chosen resort in the Tyrol for the next four nights. Familiarise yourself with the area and the hotel’s facilities.
Day 4: Innsbruck and Crystals
Drive to Innsbruck and enjoy a guided tour. Wander the historic old town before driving to Wattens for a visit to the Swarovski Crystal World.
Day 5: At leisure
A day to relax and enjoy your hotel and surroundings.
Day 6: Lake Constance and Lindau
A scenic drive to Feldkirch, enjoy a guided tour before continuing to Lindau. From here take a cruise to Friedrichshafen, home of the famous Zeppelin museum.
Day 7: Return to the UK
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