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Save on the Event of the Decade

Since 1634, the people of the Bavarian village of Oberammergau perform an epic play every 10 years, showing the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. Don’t miss your chance to experience the Passion Play and save with the offer code OBERSAVE21*. Book now to:

Save $500 per person ($1000 per couple) when you book land only.


A promise kept for 388 years...

In 1633, the villagers of the small hamlet of Oberammergau, Germany made a promise to God: Save us from the plague, and we will perform a Passion Play telling stories of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection every 10 years. The deaths from the plague ceased, and hundreds of years later, the tradition continues with an epic production that brings audiences from all over the world.

Don’t miss your chance to see years of work and centuries of history come alive on the stage. Join us on one of 7 tours featuring the show and be a part of history.

Collette is the #1 Passion Play Tour Company

Collette had the largest allotment of tickets in 2010

We run tours to Oberammergau year-round, so we know the destination

Collette's 7 unique tours featuring the play will feature 4-star accommodation

Our seating options will be among the best available

We are one of the industry's oldest and most trusted companies

Even with Collette, tickets will be limited

Tickets are almost gone. Book today!


Passion Play Theatre

The first performance of the play took place in 1634 on a simple wooden stage in the village cemetery, above the graves of recent victims of the Plague. In the early 19th century, the performance was moved to the theatre's current location due to the growth in the number of visitors coming to see the play from around the world. The play now takes place in Oberammergau's large, open-air, purpose-built theatre with covered seating so performances can take place whatever the weather.

The auditorium seats around 4,500 people, with the comfortable seats set on an incline, providing everyone with a good view.

Tours featuring the 2022 Oberammergau Passion Play

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Imperial Cities

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $5,899 pp*
10 Days • 16 Meals

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Switzerland and Germany

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $5,499 pp*
8 Days • 13 Meals

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Germany's Cultural Cities & the Romantic Road

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $7,099 pp*
12 Days • 19 Meals

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Exploring the Alpine Countries

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $7,349 pp*
12 Days • 19 Meals

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Discover Switzerland

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $4,849 pp*
9 Days • 14 Meals

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Classic Danube River Cruise

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $7,199 pp*
10 Days • 24 Meals

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Alpine Explorer

with Oberammergau Passion Play

from $7,099 pp*
11 Days • 18 Meals

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April 13, 2017

Delightful Oberammergau Awaits Your Discovery

Nestled in the foothills of the Bavarian Alps, less than two hours' drive from Munich, the quaint little village of Oberammergau is one of Europe's most unique destinations. Every decade since 1634, it has hosted a Passion Play - an epic event that traces Jesus' life, death and resurrection with a moving feast of drama and music. The next play is in 2020 - and you'll be able to experience it on several of Collette's special European tours. Read More

January 6, 2017

Your Ticket to the 2020 Oberammergau Passion Play

It’s time to get ready. The year 2020 may seem like it’s a long time away, but the tiny Bavarian hamlet of Oberammergau is already preparing for their world-famous Passion Play.   Read More


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*Oberammergau offer valid on new bookings only made 21/10/2021 - 08/11/2021 for travel 01/05/2022 - 30/09/2022. Offer code OBERSAVE21 must be used at time of booking for savings. Save $500 per person ($1000 per couple) when you book land only. Offers can expire earlier due to space or inventory availability. Space is on a first come, first served basis. Offers are not valid on existing bookings. Offers are combinable with member benefits only and are not combinable with any other offers. Other restrictions may apply.

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