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Oberammergau Passion Play, St Anton and the Austrian Tyrol

Neuschwanstein Castle

St Anton

Oberammergau Passion Play, St Anton and the Tyrol

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 in Austria’s western Tyrol. Excursion possibilities are plentiful and can include lakes and mountains in addition to the cultural highlight of Innsbruck.

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 • Innsbruck • The Austrian Alps • St Anton • Innsbruck • Feldkirch

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 After breakfast board the coach and journey west towards Füssen, where you can enjoy wonderful views onto Neuschwanstein Castle. Continue over the Fern Pass and to St Anton am Arlberg for a 4 night stay.

Day 5 A full day at leisure in St Anton. There's lots to do in the village and it's possible to take a cable car into the mountains to enjoy lunch and stunning views.

Day 6 Full day to Innsbruck, starting with a scenic drive along the Inn Valley, where many hilltop castles can be seen. See the Golden Roof, Imperial Palace and Hofkirche, and take time to relax in this wonderful city at the heart of the Alps.

Day 7 An excursion into Vorarlberg for a visit to Feldkirch, with its maze of small streets, and to Vaduz, capital of tiny Liechtenstein.

Day 8 Leave Austria and travel to Germany or France 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 St Anton am Arlberg

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 St Anton am Arlberg

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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