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Premiered in 1634, five hours running time, 109 performances, and 530,000 visitors from around the world - that's the basic statistics of the world's most famous passion play in Oberammergau, Bavaria. The tradition of a play about the suffering, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ every ten years, will be continued for the 42nd time in 2020.

Admission fees have been first charged in 1790, and packaged tours are offered by tour operators since 1870. About half of the visitors are international guests. Not only VIPs, royals, and celebrities have seen the passion play, but hundreds of thousands of tourists and pilgrims. No wonder, the Oberammergau passion play is the most important event for tourism in Germany.

But did you know that there are many more passion plays in Europe?
Already in 2019, Erl (Tyrol) will welcome visitors for the Passion Play. Don't wait until Oberammergau 2020 - make a Passion Play an ongoing part of your travel programs.

Read more about the Passion Plays

> 2019 in Erl in Tyrol, and

> 2020 in Oberammergau.

Start planning your tours and Pilgrimages now. Whether you are a big tour operator or a local travel planner: We at Terra Lu Travel are your specialist B2B supplier for church travel and pilgrimages in Germany and central Europe. We are a German company with best local contacts on site and will put together "hand crafted", customized tours just for you and your groups. In 2017 we are one of the leading local suppliers for tours to the Reformation Jubilee. We will get you the tickets for all Passion Plays and also make your additional travel arrangements for great tours. Working on your behalf, as your B2B service partner on site, we keep our name hidden. Your travelers will only see your company's name and will always know: It's your tour.