Germany, Austria, Switzerland with the Passion Play

 

Germany, Austria, Switzerland with the Passion Play - 7/10/2020 - 7/22/2020

Countries

  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Liechtenstein
  • Switzerland

Friday, July 10 - Depart

  • Depart on scheduled overnight flights to Frankfurt, Germany

Saturday, July 11 - Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

  • Arrive in Frankfurt, meet coach and driver and travel to Rothenburg
  • Afternoon free in Rothenburg
  • Dinner at Hotel zum Rappen
  • Evening night watchman tour
  • Overnight at Hotel zum Rappen 

Sunday, July 12 - Munich, Germany

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Audio-guided tour of the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial, including time to explore the grounds and view the exhibits
  • Dinner at a local restaurant
  • Overnight at Motel One München Sendlinger Tor 

Monday, July 13 - Munich, Germany

  • Breakfast at Motel One München Sendlinger Tor
  • Morning panoramic tour of Munich, ending at the New Town Hall in time to see the Glockenspiel
  • Afternoon free for individual pursuits 
  • Dinner at the Ratskeller Restaurant
  • Overnight at Motel One München Sendlinger Tor 

Tuesday, July 14 - Salzburg, Austria

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to Salzburg and take a locally-guided walking tour of the city
  • Remainder of the afternoon free to explore Salzburg
  • Dinner at a local restaurant
  • Overnight at Hotel Goldenes Theater Salzburg 

Wednesday, July 15 - Oberammergau area, Germany

  • Breakfast at Hotel Goldenes Theater Salzburg
  • Visit the Eagle's Nest for views of the Alps
  • Locally-guided tour of Linderhof Palace
  • Dinner at hotel or a local restaurant
  • Overnight at hotel (TBD) 

Thursday, July 16 - Oberammergau area, Germany

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning free to explore Oberammergau
  • Afternoon start of Passion Play
  • Intermission for dinner
  • Evening conclusion of Passion Play
  • Return to hotel 
  • Overnight at hotel (TBD) 

Friday, July 17 - Wengen, Switzerland

  • Breakfast at hotel in the Oberammergau area
  • Short visit in Vaduz, Liechtenstein, en route to Switzerland
  • Admire the Lion Monument in Lucerne
  • Take cog-wheeled train from Lauterbrunnen to Wengen
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Overnight at Sunstar Hotel Wengen 

Saturday, July 18 - Wengen, Switzerland

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Full-day excursion via gondola to the Männlichen for a hike in the Swiss Alps to the Kleine Scheidegg
  • Return to Wengen with time to relax and explore the village
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Overnight at Sunstar Hotel Wengen 

Sunday, July 19 - Black Forest, Germany

  • Breakfast at hotel in Wengen
  • Travel back to Germany and the Black Forest
  • Visit an open-air museum to see what life was like in the Black Forest and sample Black Forest Cake
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Overnight at Hotel Schloss Hornberg 

Monday, July 20 - Rüdesheim, Germany

  • Breakfast at hotel in the Black Forest
  • Visit Heidelberg and the Castle Ruins
  • Dinner at hotel 
  • Overnight at Central Hotel Rüdesheim 

Tuesday, July 21 - Rüdesheim, Germany

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning scenic cruise on the mighty Rhine River
  • Afternoon free for last minute shopping and sighting in Rüdesheim
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Private wine-tasting in one of Rüdesheim's wine cellars
  • Overnight at Central Hotel Rüdesheim 

Wednesday, July 22 - Return Flight

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Transfer to the airport for return flights to the United States

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Application and Brochure PDF Download
History of Passion Play PDF Download
Info about CETA and Tour Leader PDF Download
Travel Guard Insurance Options PDF Download

Includes

  • Round trip, economy air transportation from Minneapolis, including current departure & security taxes
  • Land transportation via deluxe motor coach, public rail, and metro
  • Double accommodations in hotels
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Admissions to all activities as indicated on itinerary 
  • Luggage handling, where available
  • Escorted from Minneapolis and led by CETA’s Jean Denesen
  • End-of-tour tips to bus driver 
  • End-of-tour tips to tour leader

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  • CETA Tours
  • 3120 Schneider Ave SE, Suite 1B
  • Menomonie, WI 54751

Excludes

  • Items of a personal nature, such as passport fees and personal spending money
  • Meals, other than indicated
  • Beverages, other than at breakfast
  • Airline baggage fees (if applicable)
  • Single room supplement of $600, subject to availability
  • Travel Insurance