Every ten years the villagers of Oberammergau put on their renowned Passion Play. This has happened since the village was preserved from the plague in the 17th century. Proposed dates are 7th – 14th August 2020. See notice for full details. If interested in travelling please contact Tullys Travel, Carlow 059 9131862.
The Passion Play Oberammergau 2020
Tour Leader Very Rev John McEvoy PP Rathvilly/Kiltegan Parish.
Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin
|Outbound Flight Itinerary – Friday 7th August 2020|
|Depart Dublin: TBA||Arrive in Munich : TBA|
Hotel Erika– 05 Nights
07th August – 12th August 2020
Hotel Erika ffers spacious rooms, a restaurant, an extensive spa area, 2 pools and an outdoor swimming pond. An extended breakfast buffet is available every morning. A 4-course menu with Austrian and international specialties as well as a salad, cheese and ice cream buffet is provided every evening at the restaurant. Bathrobes, mountain boots, rucksacks, hiking sticks, bicycles and golfing equipment can be rented free of charge.
Monday 10th August – Depart Kitzbuhul for a Walking Tour of Salzburg
Discover the captivating beauty of Salzburg on this walking tour which takes you through the city’s rich history and culture. You’ll be led through the UNESCO city of Salzburg by an experienced guide who will explain the history as you explore. Look out for Mozart’s famous Birth House, Mozart’s Residence, the Getreidegasse (Salzburg’s famous shopping lane) and the Cathedral
Hotel Seinz – Bad Kohlgrub – 02 Nights
12th August – 14th August
Hotel Seinz is one of the official hotel on the Oberammergau programme. It is located in the peaceful village of Bad Kohlgrub which is approx. 15mins drive to the centre of Oberammergau. All rooms have countryside views, a seating area, a safe and a private bathroom with shower. Free WiFi is available in the public areas.
13th August – The Passion Play Oberammergau 2020
In the middle of the Thirty Years War, after months of suffering and death from the plague, the Oberammergauers swore an oath that they would perform the “Play of the Suffering, Death and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ” every ten years. The tradition, maintained and experienced almost without interruption for over 380 years, of putting on the play about the suffering, death and resurrection of Christ every ten years is regarded as the most important passion play in the world.
- Return Flight Tickets
- Private Transfers
- Walking Tour of Salzburg
- Five Night Stay in Kitzbuhel – Half Board Sharing an Austrian Twin Bed
- Two Night Stay in Oberammergau – Half Board Sharing an Austrian Twin Bed
- Tickets for The Passion Play- Category One Seating 13th August 2020
- TOTAL COST – €1745 Per Person Sharing a Twin Room
|Return Flight Itinerary – Friday 14th August 2020|
|Depart Munich: TBA||Arrive in Dublin : TBA|
** Accommodation subject to availability on confirmation of booking**