Petite France, in Strasbourg, France.
Wandering the historic core of Strasbourg will be possible for Americans soon. France plans to reopen to vaccinated travelers on June 9, and Viking has announced that their Rhine River cruises will resume in July.
Since 1634, the inhabitants of this small Bavarian community have put on a stunning portrayal of the life and death of Jesus in the world’s longest running play. Originally produced by the villagers in gratitude for being spared from the bubonic plague that was terrorizing the region, the show has been performed 42 times and is considered the most important Passion Play in the world.
Upon being picked up from the airport, you’ll be greeted with a welcome drink at your 4-star hotel in Munich, where you’ll spend one night before being transferred to Oberammergau. Nestled at the edge of the Bavarian Alps, Oberammergau is a quaint village that owes its celebrated reputation to the production of these once-a-decade performances. It is a village rich in history, theatre and pageantry and has drawn people to its small corner of the world for the past 380 years. With 1 day admission to the Passion Play included with your cruise, you will have the unique opportunity to witness this amazing production performed live – a truly unforgettable experience.
It's All Included!
– Transfer from airport to 4-star Munich hotel
– 2 Nights: 1 night in Munich, 1 night in Oberammergau
– Welcome drink when arriving to your hotel
– Short orientation tour in Munich
– Breakfast and dinner daily at the hotel in Oberammergau
– Transfer from Munich hotel to Oberammergau
– 1 day admission to the Passion Play
– Transfer to the pier in Nuremberg to embark your cruise
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One of Europe’s most historic rivers awaits you on a 10-day Elegant Elbe River Cruise and Tour. Walk in Martin Luther’s footsteps in Wittenberg, birthplace of the Protestant Reformation. It’s the 500th Anniversary of Luther’s 95 Theses, and you will have the opportunity to visit the Schlosskirche (Castle Church), where Luther nailed this famous Theses to the door, beginning the Reformation. You'll also visit his home, and where he preached.
This itinerary also highlights the baroque beauty of Dresden and Saxon Switzerland’s sandstone monoliths.
Overnights in Berlin and Prague allow you ample time to explore their rich history and culture— visit the Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate and more historic landmarks in Berlin. In Prague see stately Lobkowicz Palace, and admire its priceless artifacts on an included tour.
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