May 29- June 7, 2020

Special Travel Presentation

December 13, 2017 | 6 p.m.
Capital Region Chamber Albany Office
5 Computer Drive South, Colonie, NY 12205
RSVP to Sharon Cutler at 518.431.1436 |

Complete Itinerary & Details

*Although this trip is in 2020, tickets for this special Passion Play presentation sell out years in advance. The play takes place once every 10 years. Don’t wait!

Set out to experience Switzerland, Austria, Bavaria and the Oberammergau Passion Play. The tour begins in Bern, the capital of Switzerland and a UNESCO World Heritage site nestled in the Swiss countryside. Cross the border into Bavaria, Germany to the village of Oberammergau and witness a performance of the epic Passion play. The original performance dates back to 1634. The performers of this one-in-a-decade event are all native to the village, lending to the authenticity of the performance.

Tour highlights include: Bern, Château de Chillon, Montreux, GoldenPass Panoramic Train, Gstaad, Lucerne, Innsbruck, Austrian Alps, Salzburg, Mirabell Gardens, St. Peter’s Restaurant, Bavaria, Oberammergau Passion Play, Linderhof Palace, Fussen, Neuschwanstein Castle






Must-See Inclusions:

  • Witness a performance of the Oberammergau Passion Play
  • Enjoy exploring Salzburg’s historic and charming Old Town
  • Visit Linderhof Palace, one of the most artistic and stylistically complex ensembles of the 19th century

Culinary Inclusions:

  • Savor a dinner featuring local cuisine and traditional cheese fondue
  • Delight in dinner at the 1,200-year-old St. Peter’s Restaurant, Austria’s oldest
  • Enjoy traditional cuisine in one of Bern’s great restaurants

Collette Experiences:

  • Ride the GoldenPass Panoramic Train from Montreux to Gstaad
  • Walk the halls of the legendary, medieval Château de Chillon, beautifully located on the shores of Lake Geneva
  • Enjoy a walking tour of Lucerne’s Altstadt (Old Town)

For more information or to register for this trip, please contact Jean Gagnon, Plaza Travel Center, at 518.785.3338 or