The world famous Passion Play is being held in Oberammergau for the 42nd time in 2022.
We welcome you to join us for this "once in a decade" performance with us on our escorted tours or other packages. We have a wide range of European
holidays available in addition to the tours incorporating the play.
The venue capacity is limited, but we have guaranteed seating reserved for you on our groups. We have EARLY BIRD tour prices applicable for new
bookings. So book now!
Our new 14-day itinerary tour commences at Munich and concludes in Milan. Two really amazing weeks with spectacular sightseeing, quaint villages, famous towns and cities and the chance to see the spectacular Passion Play event of 2022.
A play of life and death, promised in a moment of mortal threat - so began the history of the Oberammergau Passion Play in 1633. In the middle
of the Thirty Years War, after months of suffering and death from the plague, the Oberammergauers swore an oath that they would perform the
"Play of the Suffering, Death and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ" every ten years. At Pentecost 1634, they fulfilled their pledge for
the first time on a stage they put up in the cemetery above the fresh graves of the plague victims. In the year 2022, the Community of Oberammergau
will perform the Passion Play, they have preserved throughout the centuries with singular continuity, for the 42nd time.
Since 1634, the most famous passion play in the world has taken place in Oberammergau.
The tradition, maintained and experienced almost without interruption for over 380 years, of putting on the play about the suffering, death and
resurrection of Christ every ten years, will be continued for the 42nd time in 2022 and is regarded as the most important passion play in the
world. The village at the edge of the Bavarian Alps expects approximately 500,000 visitors for the passion play, over half of which will be