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Itinerary

Day 1 – Fly to Italy

We take our scheduled flight from Glasgow or Edinburgh to Italy where we are met by our tour manager who will accompany us throughout our time in Italy. Transfer in our private executive coach to a good 3* hotel in the Lake Garda area for a five night stay on half board basis.

Day 2 – Tour of Lake Garda

Our tour of Lake Garda combines both coach and boat and is a lovely way to see the real beauty of the Lake and its villages including Sirmione, home to Maria Callas, Limone and Gardone Riviera.

Day 3 – Venice

On arrival in Venice we have a pre-booked boat transfer along the Giudecca Canal. Once in Venice we have free time at our leisure to explore the city including the famous Rialto Bridge, Palazzo Ducale and St Mark’s Square to name but a few. For art lovers why not visit the Accademia with works by Venetian artists dating from 14th till 18th century. Our tour manager can organise an optional gondola ride prior to returning back to Lake Garda.

Day 4 – Verona

Verona is often described as Italy’s fourth classical city. Our day begins with an optional guided tour of this beautiful Romanesque city which is home to the Arena dating from 1st century BC and Shakespeare’s inspiration for ‘Romeo and Juliet’. Our return to the hotel allows time to relax in the late afternoon.

Day 5 – Dolomites

Today is a free day to explore Lake Garda at your leisure or why not join our optional trip into the Dolomites? With truly magnificent scenery including the Passa Por Doi and Sella Pass, both over 2,200m high, this is some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in Europe.

Day 6 – Innsbruck & Oberammergau

We leave Italy today and travel to Oberammergau. En route we stop at Innsbruck home to Cathedral St Jacob, the Imperial Palace and the Golden Roof. We then check in to our allocated Category C hotels and guesthouses in and around Oberammergau for a two night stay. Dinner is included this evening.

Day 7 – Oberammergau Passion Play

This morning you have time to explore the village, visit the Oberammergau Museum and for lunch before we take our  seats for the Passion Play. The performance runs from 1.30pm till 9.30pm, with a three hour interval for included dinner.

Day 8 – Fly home

After breakfast in Oberammergau we transfer to Munich Airport for our scheduled flight back home.

NB: Please note we reserve the right to alter the above itinerary if required for operational reasons. Flight details are subject to change. Given the historic nature of the places visited, a certain degree of walking will be involved, and this holiday may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. This holiday and the flights are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Tailored Travel's ATOL number is 5605. Price based on twin share. Minimum  numbers required. Normal booking conditions apply.

Featuring

Category 2 Passion Play ticket

2 nights half board accommodation in Oberammergau

5 nights half board accommodation in Italy

Full programme of included excursions

Return scheduled flights from Glasgow or Edinburgh

Professional tour manager

Executive coach in Italy & Germany

Includes

Oberammergau Passion Play (2 night stay)

Tour of Lake Garda

Venice (including boat transfer along the Giudecca Canal)

Verona

Innsbruck

Accomodation

Lake Garda - five nights on half board basis at a good 3* hotel in the Lake Garda area. Facilities at the hotel will include a restaurant and a bar and all rooms will be en suite.

Oberammergau - two nights in Category C accommodation (equivalent to 3* hotel or 4* guesthouse) in various hotels/guesthouses in and around Oberammergau. Dinner and breakfast is included for each night’s stay. NB The availability of single rooms in Oberammergau is extremely limited and, once any availability is used up, those requesting single rooms will be accommodated on a twin share basis.

Extras

Extras

Insurance (including Covid cover) £62

Single room supplement £99

Entrance fees to places of interest

Optional excursions & guided tours

Gratuities

Optional Excursions

Venice - gondola ride

Dolomites day trip

Verona - guided tour

Payment

You cannot book this holiday online. You can only book this holiday by completing and posting your Booking Form to your Group Organiser or as instructed on the Booking Form.

Payment for your tour is made in 2 separate instalments as follows:

Deposit of £400 per person - payable immediately on booking & refundable before the date that is 1 year before your tour departs - see below for details. Once you have made your booking, written confirmation of the booking will be sent within 5 working days of our receiving the completed Booking Form from your Group Organiser.

The Final Balance for your holiday is due for payment on the first day of the month which is 6 months before the departure date (unless otherwise stated).

For bookings made within that time before departure the full amount is due at the time of booking. After you have booked we will send you a booking confirmation/invoice showing the final amount due and the date for payment.