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Vienna, Salzburg & Oberammergau
Vienna, Salzburg and Oberammergau
         
  Date 02 June 2022 Online Booking
  Depart from Boston  
  Arrive to Vienna  
  Duration 7 nights  
  Price $4250*  

*Due to heavy traffic on the site the flight prices here could differ from the actual flight price charged by the airline, affecting the overall pricing slightly. The office will ring/email you when you make the booking to confirm the final pricing.
  • Flight From Boston to Vienna via Frankfurt with Lufthansa
  • Return Flight from Munich to Boston direct with Lufthansa
  • 1 night in Vienna with dinner, bed and breakfast
  • 2 nights in Salzburg with dinner, bed and breakfast.
  • 2 nights in the Oberammergau Area
  • Entrance to Passion Play in Oberammergau (Category 2 ticket)
  • Official Passion Play Program in English
  • Drinks Package for the Passion Play
  • Services of Marian Pilgrimages Tours representative and professional English speaking guide throughout the pilgrimage
  • Mass daily & Spiritual activities
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach throughout the itinerary
  • All airport & local taxes
  • *** NOT INCLUDED ***
  • Single Room Supplement $510 (Singles are very limited and are on request only)
  • Optional excursions



 


Oberammergau 2022 Day 1 - Thursday 2nd June
Depart Boston Airport for overnight flight to Vienna via Frankfurt

Day 2 - Friday 3rd June
Arrival into Vienna at 10:00am. Upon arrival we will meet our coach and take in a panoramic city sightseeing tour of the Vienese highlights including the monuments, museums and palaces. See the Schonbrunn Palace, State Opera House, St. Stephens Cathedral where we will celebrate Mass, and the Hofburg Imperial Palace. Vienna is the home of Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven, Brahms, Strauss and Vienna Boys Choir. Check into our hotel for 1 night with dinner, bed & breakfast. This evening we have the opportunity to take in an optional for Strauss Concert in Kursalon.

Day 3 - Saturday 4th June
This morning we drive to Krems, where we take a cruise on the River Dabube . We will experience the beauty of the Austrian countryside while we cruise through Austrias Wachau region. We will board our boat in Krems, and set off on our tour through the valleya UNESCO World Heritage Siteand cruise all the way to Melk. Along the way, we will pass though the valley and see stunning sights from the water, including ancient abbeys and churches, castle ruins, and even seasonal fruit trees in bloom. On arrival in Melk you will have some time for lunch (optional) and a little free time for sight seeing before we continue to drive to Salzburg and check into our hotel for 2 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast.

Day 4 - Sunday 5th June
Today we will follow the Sound of Music trail. See Leopoldskron Palace and the Hellbrun Palace with its famous water fountains. Our walking tour through the city includes Mozarts birthplace and the Cathedral which was built by Feargal or Virgil who was born in Ireland. He became a monk and probably Abbot in the monastery of Aghaboe. In 743 he is said to have left Ireland and became the Abbot of St. Peters at Salzburg. He died on 27th November 784. When the Salzburg cathedral was destroyed by a fire in 1181, the grave of Feargal was discovered and this led to his canonisation by Pope Gregory IX in 1233. His feast is celebrated in Ireland and Austria. We will celebrate Mass here at his tomb.

Day 5 - Monday 6th June
After breakfast we will have Mass in the Old Town of Salzburg. After Mass we have a guided tour of Salzburg. On this walk of the Old Town we visit the Cathedral and St. Peters Abbey, the Residence and the Fortress, Mozarts Birthplace, the Festival-Theatres, the oldest pharmacy and the oldest caf, Salzach river, the mountains in town and many other sights.. This afternoon we will drive to the Oberammergau area and check into our hotel for 2 nights.

Day 6 - Tuesday 7th June
This morning is free to explore the lovely village of Oberammergau and visit the Museum & celebrate Mass at a local church. Enjoy some time to explore Oberammergaus colorful frescos known as Luftlmalereien on house facades and to visit wood carving shops with amazing array of nativity scenes and religious figures. Following lunch, we will make our way to the world famous theatre to attend the performance of a lifetime, the 42nd Oberammergau Passion Play. The sleepy village springs to life every ten years to put on a play that draws the world upon it! We, too, will become part of mission of the Passion of Christ, the greatest story ever told. We all share His message of faith and love! The Oberammergau Passion Play tells the story of the Passion of Christ, beginning with His entry into Jerusalem, followed by His trial, crucifixion, resurrection and ascension. The play is held in a beautiful open air theatre that is praised for its superb acoustics. There are 2,000 actors (and live animals), they include local wood carvers, hotel owners, students, teachers, children, all of them interrupt their schedules to become actors, singers, orchestra members and stagehands. Requirements are strict: all actors must be born in Oberammergau, or have lived there 20 years, or be married to a villager and a resident for 10 years. All natural makeup, such as men let their hair and beards grow a year before the play.

Your Tickets are Category 2

The Play is approximately five and a half hours long and is performed in two acts.
Act I : 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Intermission: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm; enjoy dinner at a local restaurant which is included in your price. The following drinks are also included: water (carbonated and non-carbonated), soft drinks, open beers, open wines, coffee and tea.

Act II (May 16 - Aug 16 ): 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Day 7 - Wednesday 8th June
This morning we have some free time in Oberammergau until our transfer to Munich airport for our Lufthansa flight to Boston departing at 15:40 and due to arrive in Boston at 18:05



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