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Beautiful Bavaria Featuring the Oberammergau Passion Play
King Ludwig's Neuschwanstein Castle
So much more than pretzels and beer!
Hanging in the Hofbrauhaus
Travel with CSA on an excursion of a lifetime to fairy-tale dreamland, Bavaria! First to the capital city, Munich for a walking tour of the downtown including visits to the Gothic Frauenkirche; the old Parrish Church of St. Peter; Marienplatz; the Hofbrauhaus; Viktualeinmarkt; Old Town Hall, and more. Then enjoy time on your own to explore, shop and have lunch before a ride through the breathtaking country-side to the festival town of Oberammergau. (Passion Play History.) En route stop at the Benedictine Monestary Ettal. The next morning enjoy a walking tour of the quaint, picturesque, & enchanting wood carver’s village with a local guide before returning to hotel for lunch. Then spend the afternoon and evening in the magnifcent Passion Play Theater viewing the spectacularly moving Passion Play production depicting the life and death of Jesus Christ. During the intermission, dinner is served at the hotel. Spend our final day touring the ever impressive, magnifcent monument to the power and follies of kings, Neuschwanstein Castle, perched on the foothills of the Alps and framed by one of the most breathtaking natural settings in the world, a masterpiece of the absurd, built in the late 19th century by “Mad” King Ludwig, a man obsessed with myth and who himself became a legend. Return via Innsbruck, through Austria’s Tirolean province with its scenic snow-capped mountain roads, with a city tour and time to walk through the old town and see the Golden Roof, before a stop in Wattens, home of the Swarovski Crystal Works. Tour the magical museum’s Chamber of Wonder, perfect gardens, afordable outlet shop and learn about the fascinating material which transformed the world of fashion and beauty into a seductively sparkling universe.
Every inch of this excursion oozes charm and history! [$995] 2 Breakfasts, 2 dinners, 1 lunch, entrance fees, city tours of Munich, Oberammergau, Innsbruck and Category 1 Seating with an Offcial Passion Play 2010 Program book included.
Your experience of a lifetime, truly a fantasy come true!
Munich's Skyline. Cheers, Bavaria!