Day 1 – Fly to Italy
Scheduled flight to Italy. Transfer to a 3* hotel on in the spa town Abano Terme near Padua (or similar) for a 5 night stay on half board basis.
Day 2 – Padua & Vicenza
Optional guided tour of Padua, one of Italy's oldest university towns and the setting for Shakespeare's ‘Taming of the Shrew’. In Vicenza visit the Teatro Olimpico (entrance fee included), designed by Palladio in 1579, followed by free time to relax.
Day 3 – Villa Barbaro, Asolo & 'La Malcontenta'
Guided tour of Palladio’s Villa Barbaro at Maser. Free time for lunch in Asolo. Guided tour of one of Palladio's loveliest villas, 'La Malcontenta', beside the Brenta Canal and decorated with magnificent frescoes by Zelotti.
Day 4 – Ferrara
Optional guided tour of the walled town of Ferrara, one of Italy’s hidden gems. Free time at leisure in Ferrara this afternoon.
Day 5 – Palazzo Ducale & Palazzo Te, Mantova
In Mantova we have an optional guided tour of the Palazzo Ducale, once one of Europe’s largest palaces and Mantegna’s frescoes in the ‘Camera degli Sposi’. Visit the magnificent Palazzo Te and the ‘Sala dei Giganti’.
Day 6 – Innsbruck & Oberammergau
Leave Italy and en route to Oberammergau visit Innsbruck. Two night stay in Oberammergau in Category C accommodation (equivalent to 3* hotel or 4* guesthouse) with dinner included this evening.
Day 7 – Oberammergau Passion Play
After included breakfast and visit to Oberammergau Museum, we take our Category 2 seats for this afternoon’s performance of the Passion Play which includes a three hour break for included dinner.
Day 8 – Fly home
After included breakfast, transfer to Munich Airport for flight home.
Full programme of included excursions & guided tours
Half board accommodation throughout
Return scheduled flights from your chosen airport or executive coach from your preferred pick up points
Professional tour manager
Executive coach throughout your tour
One free place per 15 paying passengers
Category 2 Passion Play ticket (upgrade to Category 1 at a supplement)
3 course dinner on first night & during the Play’s 3 hour interval
Breakfast each morning
Return shuttle bus service from your accommodation to the theatre
Admission to the Oberammergau Museum
Playbook of the 2020 Passion Play
We stay four nights on half board basis at a good 3* hotel on Lake Garda (or similar).
This suggested tour is based on a 2 nights stay in Category C accommodation (equivalent to 3* hotel or 4* guesthouse) in and around Oberammergau. Dinner on arrival, dinner during the Play’s 3 hour interval and breakfast on both mornings are all included. All rooms are en suite. NB Your group can upgrade to Category A (equivalent to 5* hotel) or Category B (equivalent to 4* hotel or 5* guesthouse) accommodation at a supplement.
Single room supplement £89
Entrance fees to places of interest (except the entrance fee to the Teatro Olimpico which is included)
Tailor-make this tour
Remember this Oberammergau Passion Play is just our suggestion. We have priced it on Category C accommodation (equivalent to 3* hotel or 4* guesthouse) in Oberammergau with Category 2 Passion Play tickets. Your Oberammergau tour is exclusively for your group and your group alone so it can be tailor made to suit the interests and profile of your members.
Your group could:
- upgrade the Oberammergau Passion Play tickets to Category 1
- stay in Category A (equivalent to 5* hotel) or Category B (equivalent to 4* hotel or 5* guesthouse) accommodation in Oberammergau
- stay at a 4* hotel during your pre or post-Passion Play tour
- with less dinners included
- for more (or fewer) days
- include different excursions
- include UK airport coach transfers (for flight tours)
- include all entrance fees, gratuities & personal audio headsets
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