Holy Land and Passion Play Pilgrimage

Passion Play & Holyland Tour 2022

Oberammergau - Nazareth - Bethlehem - Jerusalem  

Passion Play with Holyland is the most appropriate combination of two destinations, Oberammergau and Jerusalem! To see the play of the Passion of Jesus Christ on a spectacular stage in the theater in this small village in the south of Germany and then the next day be on the location where it happened nearly 2000 years ago in Jerusalem in the Holy Land

This play will be the last performance in October 2022. The next one will be in 8 years, in 2030!

It will be one of the most inspiring pilgrimages we will have this year. Jesus Christ is in the center of this pilgrimage as it is in the center of our lives, to see the Passion and then go to the site to the land, where it happened! See the place of birth, BethlehemAnnunciation, place of Visitation, place of the Prayer, place of Passion, place of burial, and Ressurection...

A limited number of places for this tour will require your prompt action!

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God bless!


                                                                                                            Oberammergau - Nazareth - Bethlehem - Jerusalem
12-day pilgrimage

                                                                                                                            September 29 - October 10, 2022


Day 1 – Flight USA – Munich, Germany - September 29, 2022, Thursday

We will board the plane for an overnight flight to Germany, Munich!


Day 2 – Munich - Oberammergau area - September 30, 2022, Friday

After landing in Munich, we are meeting with our local tour guide for a city tour of Bavaria's capital! Our focus here will be a central part of the old city, Altstadt. As we enter it through the Karlsplatz, we will walk by the St. Michael’s Church and the church of Our Lady (Frauenkirche) that serves as a Cathedral of Munich, to the Marienplatz as a central part of the old Munich, Altstadt. From Marienplatz, we will continue until St. Peter’s church!  As it is the time of The Oktoberfest, we will have a short German beer break!

On the same day later in the afternoon, we will leave Munich and get closer to the village of  Oberammergau, check in to the hotel in the Schwangau, south Bavaria!


Day 3 - Passion Play - Oberammergau, October 1, 2022, Saturday

This morning we head to Oberammergau. After the short bus ride we are in the village and getting ready for the theatre. We'll see the play in which can act, only those who were born in Oberammergau or have been living there for over 20 years. There are over 2000 villagers who will participate in the play. We will watch the „Play of the Suffering, Death, and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ.” Tonight, we are back in our hotel.

Oberammergau Passion Play Arrangement: 

  •  C class hotel in Oberammergau or area, dinner, and breakfast arrangement
  •  1st category tickets - the best seats offered


Day 4 - Flight to Tel Aviv, Holy Land, October 2, 2022

Today we will leave Germany under the impression of last night's play, heading to the place where the actual historical event,  “The Suffering, Death, and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ, “  happened. Before we leave Germany, we will spend a morning in the Neuschwanstein area, taking photos, souvenir shopping, lunch break, and then head towards the Franz Josef Strouss International Airport Munich.
Transfer to the airport for the flight to Israel, Tel Aviv! Check in to the hotel in Nazareth, Israel.


Day 5 - Tel Aviv - Nazareth/Tiberias – Cana, October 3, 2022

Our Holy Land Pilgrimage will start with the visit to Nazareth, the boyhood home of Jesus and the place where He spent the first 30 years of His life. On the agenda is the churches of St. Joseph and the Annunciation, where the Angel Gabriel announced to Mary that She would be the Mother of God. A walk through old Nazareth brings us to see the Well where Mary went for water, visit the Orthodox Church there. After a lunch break in Nazareth, the tour will continue to Cana, the site of Jesus' first miracle. Here in the church in  Cana, we will also have, for all couples who wish so, the Renewal of the Marriages!  In the evening, we are back at the hotel in Nazareth, for dinner and overnight!


Day 6 - Nazareth/Tiberias – River Jordan – Capernaum – Tabgha, October 4, 2022

This morning pilgrimage In the Footsteps of Jesus continues with a visit to river Jordan, a short visit and then on for a visit to Capernaum, where Jesus lived; new church built at the site of the Home of St. Peter, ruins of the synagogue where Jesus preached, one that had been built in the time of Jesus. After Capernaum, we will leave to Tabgha, the site of the Multiplication of the loaves and fishes, and the church of St. Peter's Primacy & to Mt. Of Beatitudes where the Lord Jesus preached Sermon on the Mountain. Visit Ginosar Kibbutz, the museum hosting the boat from the time of Jesus. Drive back to the Hotel in Nazareth, dinner, and overnight.


Day 7 - Nazareth – Bethlehem, October 5, 2022

In the morning, after breakfast, we will leave Nazareth and head towards Bethlehem. On the way, a few rest stops and visits! The first stop will be fairly soon, for a visit to the top of Mount Tabor, the Transfiguration Church, with the view over the Megiddo Valley, involving the story of Armageddon! We will afterward continue south to the En Karem, a place of birth of St. John the Baptist, the story of Elisabeth & Virgin Mary & St. John Evangelist! The last stop, and final destination today, is Bethlehem! Afternoon for visit Shepherd’s Field where Angels appeared to the shepherds (Luke 2), to announce the birth of Jesus.


Later, to visit the church of Nativity built over St. Jerome's tomb, In the Grotto under the central altar, we will walk by the Holy Manger and the Silver Star with the Latin inscription "Hic de Maria Virgin Jesus Christus Natus est." Today in the afternoon group will move towards Ein Karem; you will visit the Church of Visitation, the site of the Blessed Virgin Mary's visit with her cousin Elizabeth. This is the place where Our Lady said Her "Magnificat." Visit here will also include the birthplace of St. John the Baptist.


Day 8 - Bethlehem – Masada – Qumran – Dead Sea – Bethlehem, October 6, 2022

After early breakfast, we will travel to Masada, a fascinating story from the 30 years BC and King Herod. Stop for the “Dead sea” experience float on the surface of the Dead Sea. Continue to Qumran, the place where Dead Sea Scrolls was found, more than 900 pieces in 30 caves. Then we visit Jericho, the oldest known continuously inhabited city in the world and passing by the Mt of Temptation. Drive to our hotel in Bethlehem.


DAY 9 - Jerusalem – Mount of Olives, Oct. 7, 2022

Today Jerusalem & Mount of Olives! First on our program today, before going to Mount of Olives, is visit the church of St. Peter Gallicantu, the church built on the site of the house of the High priest Caiaphas. This is where Jesus spent the night in the dungeon after his arrest. On this site, Peter denied Jesus three times, and the cock crowed (Gallicantu). We will then head to Mt. of Olives to visit the Pater Noster – a site where Jesus taught his disciples the Our Father – “Pater Noster.” Enjoy the view of the Holy City from atop the Mount of Olives. We then walk down the Palm Sunday Road, the road Jesus followed on His way to Jerusalem. We stop at the chapel of Dominus Flevit, where our Lord wept and shed a tear for the city of Jerusalem (Luke 19: 37- 42). We then proceed to the Garden of Gethsemane and pray at the church of All Nations (Church of Gethsemane), where Jesus prayed: "Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me nevertheless, not my will but you're Will be done." Tonight we are in Jerusalem hotel.


Day 10 - The Old City of Jerusalem and “Via Crucis,” October 8, 2022

As Jerusalem is our destiny, today you will enter the Old City and follow the Stations of the Cross the Via Dolorosa, from Pilate’s fortress and Flagellation Chapel to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, site of Crucifixion and Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. The same day you make The Way Of The Cross, we will visit and pray at the pool of Bethesda where Jesus Christ healed a man who was crippled for 38 years. The Church of St Anne, one of the rare churches that were spared from the destruction of Moslems, was built over Joachim and Anne's house. In the afternoon group will leave for a visit to the Israel Museum with the model of old Jerusalem from the time of Jesus. Return to the hotel for dinner! 

DAY 11 - Jerusalem Old City – Tel Aviv – free afternoon & dinner, October 9, 2022

We will visit the Mount Zion & Church of Dormition, where the Virgin Mary, Mother of God, fell into Eternal sleep, and then on to the Last Supper Room. Then, we will go to the Temple Mount area, with the more of the Roman period of Jerusalem with the Cardo Maximus (the street from Roman times) and then finish at the Western Wall of Solomon's Temple.

Tonight we are out for dinner!


DAY 12 - Flight to USA (D), October 10, 2022, Saturday 

Transfer to the Ben Gurion, Tel Aviv International airport for a flight back home. Arrival home the same day.




  • Round trip flight from the USA, from your departure airport
  • Airport taxes – Subject to change by the airline until tickets are issued
  • 1 night in south Bavaria, Germany 4* first-class hotel
  • 1 night in Oberammergau Package, C class hotel, 1st category ticket
  • 3 nights in Nazareth, 4* first-class hotel
  • 2 nights in Bethlehem, 4* first-class hotel
  • 3 nights in Jerusalem, 4* first-class hotel
  • Breakfast and dinner daily in Israel
  • Lunch in Oberammergau on the day of the play, 1 lunch & 1 drink per person
  • High-class air-conditioned tourist coach
  • Tour escort from arrival to Munich until departure from Tel Aviv
  • Local English speaking guides in Munich, Schwangau, Tel Aviv, Nazareth, Bethlehem
  • Headsets, whispers for the tours, all the way
  • Entrance fees according to the itinerary


Not included:

  • Travel Insurance - strongly recommended
  • Lunch daily
  • Tips for guides, escort, and drivers
  • Drinks at the dinners in Israel not included
  • Porterage of luggage, in & out hotels
  • Personal items & expenses, visa costs



  • C category hotel in Oberammergau area
  • 1st category tickets
  • Dinner at the hotel upon arrival, drinks included
  • Dinner during the break between sequences, drinks included
  • Textbook Passion Play
  • Shuttle bus on the night of the play




Price per person in a double room for Oct. 2022 Tour:

Price per person Air & land arrangement from New York; Atlanta; Toronto....US$ 4245,00
Price per person Air & land arrangement from Los Angeles; Houston.............US$ 4345,00
Price per person "Land only services".....................................................................US$ 2695,00
​Single room supplement - very limited number of single rooms.......................US$   795,00

For the price from your city, your departure airport, please call or email us.

Prices are close estimate, informative, and confirmed only after the airline ticket reservation is made in the client's name.


FOR MORE INFO ON THIS TOUR, feel free to call or email us:

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Holy Land and Passion Play Pilgrimage