Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced a new pre-cruise extension on S.S. Beatrice’s Delightful Danube sailings in celebration of Oberammergau Passion Play running May 17 through September 9, 2020. Uniworld’s guests will have the option to witness this performance that takes place in Oberammergau, Germany every 10 years. Situated in the heart of the Bavarian Alps, this performance began in 1634 and now includes over 2,000 actors, singers, and instrumentalists who are all residents of the village.
Guests who book the four-day pre-cruise extension will experience a morning in Oberammergau, followed by the world-famous Passion Play that re-enacts the last days of Christ on earth. During the show’s break, guests will indulge in a three-course dinner.
Uniworld’s package includes a hotel transfer from Munich Airport, a one-night stay in a five-star hotel in Munich, a two-night stay in Oberammergau at a centrally located hotel where all of the events take place, one single ticket with premium reserved seating to the Passion Play, two dinners, transportation to and from the show, a local English-speaking guide, transfers to Nuremberg to embark on the cruise, and more.
Travelers onboard the eight-day Delightful Danube itinerary on Uniworld’s newest Super Ship, the S.S. Beatrice, will sail through Hungary, Austria, and Germany. The itinerary is ideal for travelers who love history, music, and architecture, and it includes all meals onboard, unlimited beverages, excursions, river view staterooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, and more.
The Oberammergau pre-cruise package will be open for bookings November 1, 2018, and is available for travel before sailings on May 20, June 17, July 1, August 12 and September 9. Prices for this four-day pre-cruise extension start at $3,799 USD.