Germany and Switzerland with Oberammergau
Your Tour at a Glance
Stay: 9 days, 8 nights
Location: Switzerland and Germany
Experience the grand cities of Europe’s Alpine region and be part of history in the making when you enjoy a performance of the legendary Passion Play in the Bavarian village of Oberammergau. You’ll view the picturesque pinnacles and turrets of Neuschwanstein Castle, and then overnight in Bavaria’s mysterious Black Forest, where popular souvenirs include authentic cuckoo clocks and wood carvings. In Switzerland, highlights include a visit to the Chateau de Chillon on lovely Lake Geneva and a walking tour in Lucerne. A farewell dinner with your fellow travelers is the perfect end to this memorable tour.
Set out to explore two distinct Alpine cultures and experience the epic Oberammergau Passion Play.
Oberammergau, Germany – Tour Begins
Your tour opens in the quaint village of Oberammergau, renowned for woodcarvings and the Passion Play. This evening, meet your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.
Oberammergau – Passion Play
Oberammergau – Black Forrest
Black Forest – Zermatt, Switzerland
Zermatt – Grimsel Pass – Lucerne
Lucerne – Tour Ends
Know Before You Go
This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up stairs or on uneven walking surfaces, should be expected. The days and order of sightseeing may change to best utilize your time on tour. To complete your tour, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing our airfare with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times. Single accommodations are extremely limited. Triple and child accommodations are not available. Return flights should not be booked prior to 10:00 a.m. The included lunch in Oberammergau will be a light lunch. Due to tour scheduling, flights must arrive prior to 3:00 p.m. Our air passengers will arrive into Munich, Germany airport. All transfers will depart Munich for Oberammergau. Our air passengers will depart from Zurich, Switzerland airport. All transfers will depart Lucerne for Zurich.
Budget: $3999 – $5999