Bavarian Highlights with Oberammergau – Faith-Based Travel
Lederhosen, pretzels, a beautiful Alpine backdrop, excellent beer, storybook castles, and medieval towns…this is Bavaria and on this Germany tour, you’ll experience Bavaria's highlights. You’ll overnight in Munich, Regensburg, Nuremberg, the Black Forest, the Füssen area, and Oberammergau, and you’ll visit many medieval towns along the way. Sightseeing throughout the tour features the must-see attractions. In Munich, visit Marienplatz with its famous glockenspiel. History buffs will be delighted in Regensburg, where sightseeing features the 12th-century Stone Bridge, the oldest preserved bridge of its kind in Germany; the Porta Pretoria, gates to an ancient Roman fort built in the 2nd century; and St. Peter's Cathedral, begun in the 13th century. In Nuremberg, admire the impressive medieval ramparts as you walk through the pedestrian area of the charming Old Town. Near Oberammergau, visit Neuschwanstein Castle, King Ludwig II’s fairytale castle nestled in the Bavarian Alps.Additionally, on this Germany tour, Globus has included special experiences to help you get a feel for Bavaria and to make your vacation unique. Among the many included features, enjoy the Historic Sausage Kitchen in Regensburg, Germany's oldest restaurant. Here—where the locals congregate—feel the vibrant atmosphere and take in the remarkable views along the river as you enjoy a "medieval hotdog." You’ll also cruise on the Danube River aboard a Swarovski crystal boat. In medieval Bamberg, the city with Germany’s largest historical center and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, taste "smoked beer," a type of beer with a distinctive smoke flavor. In the charming village of Oberammergau, witness the world-famous Passion Pay, performed every 10 years by Oberammergau’s residents. These are just a few of the many highlights on this Bavarian tour. From the historical Passion Play and fascinating towns to the unique experiences and beautiful scenery, this is a vacation of a lifetime!Your vacation, which includes the Oberammergau Passion Play, requires a per-person, non-refundable deposit of $600 to secure your reservation and tickets for the play.
Highlights of Bavarian Highlights with Oberammergau – Faith-Based Travel
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This vacation includes the world-famous Passion Play, a spectacular play performed only once every 10 years by the residents of the quaint little town of Oberammergau.Prices are per person, based on double room occupancy.Single room supplement:$418Triple room reduction per person:$40Your vacation, which includes the Oberammergau Passion Play, requires a per-person, non-refundable deposit of $600 to secure your reservation and tickets for the play.
Motorcoach; boat cruise; horse-drawn carriage. Free wi-fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.
Headsets throughout the tour.
Bavarian Highlights with Oberammergau
Full buffet breakfast daily; 4 three-course dinners with wine, including a welcome dinner and a farewell dinner in Munich
ARRIVE IN MUNICH, GERMANY Welcome to Munich! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (D)
MUNICH–REGENSBURG MUNICH Guided sightseeing includes Marienplatz with its Old and New Town Halls.REGENSBURG Guided walking tour features the Stone Bridge, the Porta Pretoria and sights of St. Peter’s Cathedral. [LF] Enjoy a cruise on the Danube River on board the Swarovski crystal boat followed by [LF] a medieval hot-dog tasting at the Historic Sausage Kitchen. (B) 106 mi / 170 km
REGENSBURG–NUREMBERG REGENSBURG Visit the Thurn and Taxis Palace. NUREMBERG Orientation walk through the pedestrian area of the Old Town includes sights of St. Sebald Church and the Schöner Brunnen (B) 90 mi / 145 km
NUREMBERG. EXCURSION TO BAYREUTH & BAMBERG BAYREUTH Orientation walk.BAMBERG [LF] Enjoy a “smoked beer” followed by a guided walking tour. (B) 140 mi / 225 km
NUREMBERG–ROTHENBURG–BLACK FOREST ROTHENBURG Orientation walk and free time to browse.BLACK FOREST Kaffee and Schwarzwaldkuchen (coffee and Black Forest cake) tasting. (B,D) 261 mi / 420 km
BLACK FOREST–LAKE CONSTANCE–FÜSSEN AREA Scenic drive to Lake Constance en route to your hotel. (B) 180 mi / 290 km
FÜSSEN AREA–NEUSCHWANSTEIN–OBERAMMERGAU NEUSCHWANSTEIN Guided visit of King Ludwig’s castle of the museum of the Bavarian Kings and enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride.OBERAMMERGAU Afternoon and evening dedicated to the world-famous Passion Play. (B,D) 31 mi / 50 km
OBERAMMERGAU–MUNICH OBERAMMERGAU Free time this morning.MUNICH Free time this afternoon. Farewell dinner at a local restaurant. (B,D) 56 mi / 90 kmENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Oberammergau with an excursion to Linderhof Castle. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time with your GlobusGO mobile app.
MUNICH Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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|1||Hilton Munich City||Conveniently located in Munich's entertainment district, this 480-room upscale property provides a relaxing atmosphere alongside an exciting array of culinary delights and ambience in its lobby and signature bar. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout, there is a 24-hour fitness room and its direct access to a metro station ensures fast easy connections to the city center and all major sites.||Muenchen||Rosenheimer Strasse 15||Superior First-Class|
|2||Novotel Regensburg Center||This modern 124-room property is close to the Regensburg Cathedral and and the Old Stone Bridge. Facilities include a restaurant, a fitness center, and snack bar. Elegant guest rooms are all air-conditioned and offer free Wi-Fi internet access.||Regensburg||Landshuterstrasse 27||Superior First-Class|
|3||NH Collection Nuernberg City||Located in the heart of Nuremberg, this 244-room property has a striking modern design and offers a Free Wi-Fi connection throughout. The restaurant serves regional and Mediterranean food with a summer terrace for al fresco drinks and dining, other amenities include a contemporary bar and Gym with sauna and steam room.||Nuernberg||Bahnhofstrasse 19||Superior First-Class|
|4||Hofgut Sternen||A comfortable hotel in typical Black Forest style, situated in a quiet park area within easy access from the B31 between Freiburg and Titisee. Nearby are mountain bike rentals, Black Forest cuckoo clock and glassblower's workshop with gift shop and St. Oswald's chapel, the oldest chapel of the Higher Black Forest.||Breitnau||Hoellsteig 76||First-Class|
|5||Mueller||Situated at the end of Bavaria's famous "Romantic Road", this charming 40-room family run property is set in a stunning scenic setting, the perfect place from which to visit King Ludwig's Royal Castles. Regional Gourmet cuisine is served in the Bavarian-style restaurant which also has a cozy lounge area, sweet and savory snacks can be found in the casual bistro and Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in all public areas and guestrooms.||Hohenschwangau||Alpseestrasse 16||First-Class|
|6||Hotel Boeld||Overlooking the Kofel mountain, this charming three story chalet-style hotel has the Ammer river nearby. In the elegant restaurant and bar with terrace you can taste delicious regional specialties. The modern spa includes a hammam, a sauna and a whirlpool tub. Free WiFi internet access is available throughout the hotel.||Oberammergau||Koenig-Ludwig-Strasse 10||First-Class|