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Oberammergau Passion Play, Boppard and the Rhine Gorge

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Boppard

Oberammergau Passion Play, Boppard and the Rhine Gorge

Oberammergau is in the Bavarian Alps, close to Germany's border with Austria. Nestled in the lush valley of the River Ammer, here you will find strong Bavarian traditions complete with painted houses, woodcarving workshops and wonderful views onto the surrounding Alps. Following your 2 night stay in the Oberammergau area travel on to your chosen second centre destination of Boppard, In the heart of the Rhine Gorge. In all directions are historic towns, steep vine clad hills and dramatic castles which cling to the mountain tops and look down on the important waterway.

By Coach or by Air with Norman Allen Group Travel – the choice is yours

Travel from the UK is by coach or by air, according to your preference. Tours by coach include a comfortable overnight stay en-route on both the outbound and inbound journeys. Tours by air can be arranged from a number of regional airports and Munich is our suggested German gateway.

For illustrative purposes the itinerary below is based on a 9 day tour by coach.

Oberammergau Passion Play • Boppard • Rüdesheim • Loreley • Koblenz • The Mosel

Day 1 Channel crossing and on for dinner and an overnight stay in France or Germany.

Day 2 Travel past Stuttgart, into Bavaria and south towards the Alps, arriving in the Oberammergau area for a 2 night stay. Check in to your accommodation and enjoy some time at leisure before dinner.

Day 3 Enjoy the morning in Oberammergau before an included restaurant lunch. The Passion Play Theatre is in the village centre close to restaurants, cafés, shops and the many woodcarving workshops. The first part of the play takes place in the afternoon. During the interval enjoy an included dinner. The play resumes in the early evening and ends at approximately 22.30hrs.

Day 4 Travel north passing Munich en-route to Boppard for a 4 night stay.

Day 5 At leisure in Boppard. Stroll along the Rhine promenade and explore the bustling, historic streets with their stylish shops and cafés.

Day 6 A full day excursion starting with a stop in Koblenz, where the Rhine meets the Mosel, before continuing west, along the Mosel. Take time for a stop in the historic town of Cochem with the possibility of including a wine tasting.

Day 7 A Rhineland exploration. See St Goarshausen and pass the Loreley Rock to Rüdesheim. Take time in Rüdesheim and visit the popular Drosselgasse. Return to Boppard in time for dinner.

Day 8 Leave Germany and travel into Belgium for dinner and an overnight stay.

Day 9 Short Channel crossing to Dover and home.

Tours by Air
The same tour by air would be 7 days/6 nights. We will arrange all required coach transportation, guides, visits and excursions.

You will want to know that, regardless of your chosen mode of transport, all tours will be tailored to your requirements. The overall tour duration can be changed to suit your preference.

This is just one example of an Oberammergau tour which has been popular in the past and further suggestions can be found on our Oberammergau home page.

Your 9 day coach tour includes:

Return short Channel ferry crossings

1 night half board on outbound journey

2 night stay in the Ammergau Alps with breakfast each morning and:
3 course dinner on the night of arrival
Lunch in Oberammergau before the play
3 course dinner in Oberammergau during the play interval
Play text book
Reserved seats for your selected Passion Play performance

4 nights half board in Boppard

1 night half board on inbound journey

Your 7 day air tour includes:

Flights between the UK and Germany

Coach transfers and excursions from arrival to departure

2 night stay in the Ammergau Alps with breakfast each morning and:
3 course dinner on the night of arrival
Lunch in Oberammergau before the play
3 course dinner in Oberammergau during the play interval
Play text book
Reserved seats for your selected Passion Play performance

4 nights half board in Boppard

English speaking guides and admissions
can be arranged as required

For a quotation, or to enquire about this tour, fill in our online form, send us an email or call us on 01432 277666.

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