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2022 Switzerland, Germany and Austria, featuring the Passion Play

May 23– June 2, 2022
Trip Operator: AHI Travel (Reserve and read additional details.)
Price: From $5,595 (airfare additional)
Trip Length: 11 days
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Discover the rich traditions, medieval heritage and distinct cultures of the northern Alps in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Enjoy stays in Oberstaufen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Salzburg and Munich as you traverse untrammeled countryside to quaint towns, pure lakes and baroque cities set against lofty mountain peaks.

Cruise on Lake Constance to Lindau with its delightfully storybook setting, and witness a legendary monastic library in St. Gallen. Visit historic Innsbruck, nestled in the lap of the Austrian Alps, and revel in a remarkable decennial performance of Oberammergau’s legendary Passion Play with a cast of some 2,500 residents.

From the cultural heart of Munich to the celebrated landmarks of Salzburg, each day of this incredible journey offers unforgettable experiences that will fill your heart with joy and provide a cultural immersion like no other. This exceptional program features an extensive meal plan, including a fondue dinner and traditional beer garden lunch, plus wine with dinner.

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : Munich | Obersatufen
  • Day 3 : Appenzell | St. Gallen
  • Day 4 : Friedrichshafen | Lindau
  • Day 5 : Oberammergau
  • Day 6 : Innsburck | Salzburg
  • Day 7 : Salzburg
  • Day 8 : Salzburg
  • Day 9 : Munich
  • Day 10 : Munich
  • Day 11 : Depart for U.S.

Eligibility

We offer the Tar Heel Travel program as a service to our alumni and friends of the University. As travel is a GAA member perk, we require one traveler per room to be a member of the General Alumni Association in order to be eligible to travel. For more information or to join the GAA, contact the membership office at (800) 962-0742 or become a GAA member online.

Additional Information

Note: Trip schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

Please review all tour documents carefully, especially visa, vaccine and health and safety information. Dietary accommodations cannot be guaranteed. Please contact the trip operator directly if you have any concerns participating in the tour.

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All 2022 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.

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