Oberammergau Passion Play 2022 – Lake Garda
Oberammergau is now rescheduled for 2022
Combine your trip to Oberammergau and its famous Passion Play with five fabulous days exploring Lake Garda.
At the foot of the Dolomites awaits gorgeous Lake Garda. One of Italy’s most popular lakes, this is a great place to unwind and soak up some sun after enjoying the Oberammergau Passion Play. Explore Verona, with its beautiful houses and winding streets. Furthermore, see the balcony which inspired Shakespeare to write Romeo and Juliet. Perhaps enjoy a panoramic drive and cruise around the lake. Enjoy a day at leisure to explore your resort and potter the winding lanes.
Once you’re here, you simply won’t want to leave. Lake Garda is a haven of tranquil scenery and delicious cuisine.
May - October 2022
Suggested Itinerary by Coach (9 days) or Air (8 days)
Depart the UK.
Travel to Dover for the crossing to Calais and onto your overnight hotel in France. Arrive in Oberammergau the next day.*
Oberammergau Passion Play.
Morning at leisure. Lunch awaits before the Passion Play performance. The play is set in two acts with a break for dinner. Overnight in Oberammergau.*
Travel to Lake Garda.
Head towards Italy to your chosen resort at Lake Garda for the next four nights. Familiarise yourself with the area and the hotels facilities.
Lake Garda Panorama.
A scenic drive around Lake Garda passing through typical Italian villages. On the way back enjoy a boat cruise from Malcesine to Limone and back to Riva del Garda/Torbole.
A day to relax and enjoy your hotel and surroundings.
Romeo and Juliet’s Verona.
One of the most beautiful cities in Italy. Enjoy a half day guided tour and see the famous sights.
Return to the UK.
Depart for homeward journey with overnight stop en-route in France. Continue towards Calais for the return crossing to Dover and home.
Riva del Garda: Hotel Europe ****
The Hotel Europe is situated on a lakefront promenade, 1-minute walk from La Rocca di Riva fortress and 3.5 km from the Parco Grotta Cascata Varone, a partially subterranean waterfall. The airy, colourful rooms come with free Wi-Fi, TVs and minibars. Upgraded rooms also feature sitting areas, and some have lake views. Other amenities include a rooftop pool, a sundeck and a hammam. There’s also an open-air restaurant with regional cuisine and a bar.
Torbole: Clubhotel Lavela ****
The Clubhotel Lavela is a 5-minute walk from the shores of Lake Garda, 7.6 km from Parco Grotta Cascata Varone (waterfall park) and 8 km from Castello di Arco (ruined hilltop castle reached by hiking paths). The rooms have wooden floors and include TVs, free Wi-Fi and minibars. Most have balconies, while 1- to 2-bedroom apartments add kitchens and dining areas.
Other amenities include a restaurant, 2 bars and a seasonal outdoor pool.
Bardolino: Poiano Resort ****
The Poiano Resort is set on 60 hectares of grounds overlooking Lake Garda. The rooms come with a TV and minibar, as well as balconies or terraces. There are 3 restaurants and 3 bars. Other amenities include a spa, an Olympic-size outdoor pool, 6 tennis courts and a fitness room, plus a playground, games room and conference centre.
AN ALTERNATIVE 8 DAY ITINERARY IS POSSIBLE FLYING INTO MUNICH AND OUT OF MILAN OR VERONA
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|8 or 9 day tour|
|May – October 2022||Prices available on request|