Oberammergau Travel Updates


Updated May 19, 2022

The Passion Play is in full swing, and your Oberammergau Departure is just around the corner! Please take a few minutes to review the timeline and other important information about the 2022 Oberammergau Passion Play touring season.

Due to ever-changing COVID-19 related policies, we plan to release Healthy Travel Guidelines 30 days prior to the first departure and update them as needed based on the direction from the local authorities in the various regions our tours visit. Please continue to watch this page for updates.

Travel Tips and Pre-Tour Orientations

Pre-Departure Timeline


EO Exclusive Gear

Roughly 50-30 Days Prior to Departure

Receive your exclusive EO Oberammergau Backpack, Blanket, Name Tag, Luggage Tags, a copy of Peter Walker's Immersed in the Passion, and Rob Fuquay's The Passion Play (if not already received).


Final Travel Documents

Roughly 30 Days Prior to Departure

We'll send your final travel documents including flight schedule, hotel information, itinerary, and current Healthy Travel Guidelines to the email address on file.


Healthy Travel Guidelines

Roughly 30 Days Prior to Departure

Your final Travel Documents will outline any necessary testing or required documentation that you must bring with you along with Healthy Travel Guidelines specific to the countries you'll visit.


Optional Touring Registration Deadline

14 Days Prior to Departure

Be sure to register for any of the optional touring experiences prior to this deadline. Click the link in the optionals email you have received to register.

Optional Touring in Austria and Bavaria

Optionals are only offered on select departures.

Achensee Boat Ride and Rattenberg Experience

Stubai Glacier & Gondola Experience

Neuschwanstein Castle Experience

Nordkette: Jewel of the Alps

Optional Touring in the Holy Land

Optionals are only offered on select departures.

Jerusalem Sound and Light Show

Dinner with a Palestinian, Christian Family

Know Before You Go