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2020 Oberammergau Passion Play...

A once-in-a-decade opportunity!

These four faith-based vacations feature the Passion Play in Oberammergau! This nearly 400-year-old tradition that is performed only once every 10 years fills up fast. The play is preformed daily from May 16 through October 4, 2020.

Start the conversation with us below to plan your vacation that includes the 2020 Passion Play.

Faith across
Central Europe

In addition to Oberammergau, you’ll visit some of Central Europe’s most important cathedrals and pilgrimage sites.

From $3799 per person.
9-day luxury tour.
End-June to early-August.

European Reformation

Yes you’ll see Oberammergau, but you’ll also walk in the footsteps of Martin Luther on this historical vacation to Germany.

From $3919 per person.
11-day luxury tour.
Mid-May to mid-June.

Catholic History
of Italy

Experience the numerous places of devotion and worship that Italy has to offer, and experience the Passion Play in Oberammergau.

From $3312 per person.
13-day luxury tour.
Mid-May to September.

Alpine Shrines
of Europe

Tour for less and still get to experience Oberammergau on this tour through central Europe’s spiritual sites & destinations.

From $1759 per person.
7-day affordable tour.
End-May to October.

Sample faith-based travel itineraries...

On the luxury itineraries, you'll always visit the key sites and enjoy more inclusions + special features.

Affordable itineraries take care of all the details so you can immerse yourself fully in your spiritual travel experience!

More travel packages are available! Start the conversation with us below to plan your vacation filled with faith-based experiences.

sightseeing
& VIP access

tour directors
& local guides

meals

superior hotels

transportation

transfers

headsets

services / Mass

personalize
your trip

discounts

14-Day Holy Land
+ Jordan

A 9-day luxury tour is also available, minus Jordan. Or take the 14-day journey for a complete once-in-a-lifetime experience.

From $3769 per person (shown).
Available March to November.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

11-Day Holy Land
+ Jordan

This affordable tour is also available as an 8-day option without Jordan. Discover the roots of your faith on this Catholic itinerary.

From $1419 per person.
Available year round.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

11-Day Biblical Israel
& Jordan

This affordable tour is also available as an 8-day option without Jordan. Discover the roots of your faith on this Protestant itinerary.

From $1439 per person.
Available February thru November.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

10-Day Footsteps Apostle Paul

This 10-day luxury tour lets you experience historic wonders, beautiful scenery, and iconic religious sites across Greece.

From $2551 per person.
Available April to early-October.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

11-Day European Reformation

On this 11-day luxury tour, you’ll talk in the footsteps of Martin Luther as you learn about the European Reformation across Germany.

From $2789 per person.
Available end-May thru October.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

7-Day Shrines of Alpine Europe

This affordable tour takes you on a journey through Switzeland, Germany & Austria to reflect on several iconic spiritual sites.

From $1299 per person.
Available May thru September.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

10-Day Legacy of
St. Patrick

Follow in the footsteps of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland who was one of the first to spread the Christian faith here.

From $2659 per person.
Available May thru September.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

11-Day Marian Shrines
of Europe

This 11-day luxury tour travels through Portugal, Spain, and France to visit treasured & inspirational Catholic shrines.

From $2499 per person.
Available late-March thru October.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

12-Day Marian Shrines
of Europe

Walk a portion of the Camino de Santiago on this 12-day affordable tour. Can also be combined with 9-day Italy faith-based tour.

From $1699 per person.
Available year round.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

10-Day Grand Catholic
History of Italy

This 10-day luxury tour features numerous places of devotion and worship in iconic cities & towns across Italy.

From $2649 per person.
Available April to early-October.
Save 10%, book by Nov. 27th.

9-Day Spiritual Highlights Italy

This affordable tour will show you why Italy is a must for faith-based travelers looking to rejoice in their faith. Combine northern Italy.

From $1399 per person.
Available mid-April thru October.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

9-Day Shrines Northern
of Italy

This affordable tour will show you that Catholic heritage in Italy extends well beyond the Vatican. Combine with central Italy.

From $1599 per person.
Available mid-April thru October.
Save $50, book by Oct. 23rd.

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Custom Tours

the possibilities are endless

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  • A minimum of 20 travelers who want to travel on a specific itinerary.
  • Or a pre-formed group that has traveled together previously and wants something special.
  • Your Budget - determine a realistic budget for your group.
  • Tour Directors - will accompany each custom group and be fully briefed on your group's unique needs, interests, and wants.
  • Hotels - a selection of hotels that meet our quality standards.
  • Pace - can be customized if your group prefers more of a leisurely vacation or a faster-paced sightseeing tour.
  • Special guest - work with you if a priest, pastor, or spiritual leader will be accompanying your group.
  • Religious services/Mass - the group can attend service or Mass.

A sampling of popular customized programs...

Follow the Camino: The Way of St. James

On this walking pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, Spain, follow the Camino in the spirit of St. James the Apostle. Stop in quaint Spanish towns as you learn about the history of the route that pilgrims have been talking for more than a thousand years.

Spiritual Highlights of Poland

Follow in the footsteps of St John Paul II, and visit Czestochowa, the spiritual capital of Poland. Hear the stories about the Franciscan friar, St. Maximillian Kolbe and the Divine Mercy of St. Faustina. Featuring Warsaw, Czestochowa and Krakow.

Shrines of France & Lourdes

On this faith-based tour through France, you'll visit some of France's most important shrines, cathedrals, holy places, and historic sites, including three nights in Lourdes. Featuring: Paris, Limoges, Lourdes, Avignon, and Nevers.

Argentina & the Life of Pope Francis

Walk in the footsteps of His Holiness Pope Francis in Argentina, and learn how he went from Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio to Pope Francis on this 8-day faith-based vacation visiting Buenos Aires, the Pampas, Lujan, and Tigre.

Shrines of French Canada

Experience the best of Europe in Canada on this spectacular faith-based journey to Québec. Featuring: Montréal, Québec City, and St. Anne de Beaupre.

Mexico & Our Lady of Guadalupe

Visit one of the world's holiest sites, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City. Visit the San Miguel Milagro Shrine, Our Lady of Ocotlan Shrine, and experience the Pyramids of the Sun and Moon in Teotihuacana and the Temple of Quetzalcoatl. Featuring Mexico City & Puebla.

Christian Italy

Learn about the history of early Christianity throughout Italy. Featuring: Rome, Florence, and Assisi.

England's Christian Heritage

On this memorable faith-based tour, learn about English heritage and rich Wesleyan history. Featuring: London, Oxford, and York.

Christian Scotland & Presbyterian Heritage

Relive the early days of Presbyterianism on this fabulous tour through Scotland. Visit Iona, site of the first Christian settlement in Scotland; step inside St. John's Church; and visit St. Giles Cathedral, where John Knox preached Protestant Christianity. Featuring: Glasgow, Inverness, and Edinburgh.

Jordan & the Cradle of Christianity

On this wonderful 8-day religious itinerary, see Scripture unfold before your eyes as you experience Jordan's biblical highlights. Featuring: Amman, Petra, and the Dead Sea.

California Missions

There is no better way to experience California and its history than on a tour to see the beautiful Missions. Featuring the Missions of: San Juan Capistrano, San Fernando Rey de España, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, and more! Overnights in Los Angeles, Solvang, Monterey, and San Francisco.

Extension to Fátima

On this pilgrimage, learn the story of Fátima, explore the shrine, pray the Rosary at the Chapel of the Apparitions, visit nearby Aljustrel to see the home of the three seers and their families, and take some time for prayer and reflection.

Extension to Medjugorje

This pilgrimage offers time for reflection and fellowship as you visit the famous pilgrimage sites where the Virgin Mary has historically appeared to give messages to the world.

Extension to Rome

This is a perfect extension to add to any faith-based tour. See the religious and cultural highlights of Rome as you visit the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Square and Basicila, the Roman Forum, and Colosseum. When available, attend the Wednesday weekly Papal Audience. And more!

Faith-based river cruise charters

A popular faith-based option is European river cruising with Avalon Waterways. Avalon has taken everything special about river cruising and made it even better. Views become epic. Spaces become inviting. Dining becomes personalized. Itineraries become legendary. Ask about faith-based charter cruises for your group.

Ask Oddball about other destinations

Add or modify to existing faith-based programs or create a tour specifically tailored for your group, when you have at least 20 travelers who want to experience something unique and new!

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