Connaissance Travel's New Tour to Bavaria Includes Oberammergau Passion Play
Connaissance Travel and Tours is offering travel packages to experience the Bavarian Alps, where travellers will also get to experience the Oberammergau Passion Play 2020, a passion play held every 10 years in the Southern Bavarian town.
Preparations for the centennial Passion Play performance, presented between MAY and OCT 2020, are well underway and will have more than 2,000 local Bavarian actors participating.
"We are very enthusiastic about offering this once-in-a-lifetime event to Canadians seeking to discover the beauty of the region and the powerful experience of the play," says Vincent Veerasuntharam, President of Connaissance Travel and Tours.
Highlights of the 13-day itinerary include an excursion to Germany's south, visiting the Bavarian King Ludwigs II's Neuschwanstein castle, a night in Oberammergau to attend the Passion Play, and a Danube River cruise tour along the Wachau Valley with a wine tasting.