and Luther Sites
This tour takes
you to the place of the Oberammergau Passion Play, plus the places
of your Lutheran heritage:
Day 1 Arrival
in Frankfurt, Germany.
Meet your tour director and the nice driver with the modern TERRA
LU TRAVEL coach for a magnificent tour of your Lutheran heritage
and the Oberammergau passion play. The bus takes you to Erfurt.
In the afternoon a local guide will take you on a walking tour through
Erfurt. Hold the evening prayers with your group in the church of
the Augustinian Cloister, the original church where Martin Luther
was a monk. Time to rest and for the welcome dinner.
Day 2 Wartburg.
On a day trip you'll visit Wartburg castle where Martin Luther translated
the bible. The famous Lutheran composer Johann Sebastian Bach was
born in Eisenach, and you will visit the outstanding exhibits with
man original instruments. Back to Erfurt and time to stroll the
old town for a good dinner restaurant.
Day 3 Eisleben.
Eisleben is the town where Martin Luther was born and died. See
his baptismal fond and the original pulpit. On to Wittenberg, the
center of Reformation.
Day 4 Wittenberg.
Stroll the streets of "the" reformation town. With a guided
tour you will visit the castle church door where Luther posted the
95 thesis, town church, and world's largest reformation museum.
Be welcomed at the International Lutheran Welcome center and enjoy
the evening in one of the local restaurants.
Day 5 Coburg/
The early start in the morning takes you to the Goebel factory,
home of world's famous Hummel collection. Watch the Goebel artists
at work at a tour through the factory. Night in Coburg, where Luther
was hidden at the time of the Augsburg diet. Tonight the group meets
for dinner in our nice hotel.
Day 6 Augsburg.
In Luther's time Augsburg was the business center of Germany. Here
the Fugger family had the headquarters, and the Lutherans proclaimed
their faith with the Augsburgian confession.
Day 7 Oberammergau.
Today enjoy the original Passion Play theater. Every ten years the
Passion Play is performed by the inhabitants of Oberammergau. See
the museum, attend an event in the theater (on availabilty), or
stroll the streets of this typical bavarian village.
Day 8 Rhine.
After a relaxing night and a good breakfast the bus takes you up
North to the Rhine valley. Night in a picturesque small village
at the river.
Day 9 Rhine
Enjoy the last day of this exciting trip with a boat cruise on the
Rhine river. In the evening it's time for a farewell dinner and
a good taste of wine.
Day 10 Frankfurt.
After your bus takes you to the airport it's time to say good bye
to terra lutherana, Luther's land. Your homebound flight arrives
the same day.
motor coach from/to Frankfurt Airport (modern coach with reclining
seats, A/C, bathroom, video/DVD), incl. road taxes, bus miles,
bus parking on scheduled tour sites, incl. accommodation and
LU TRAVEL tour director, experienced Lutheran, the friendly
host for the group
incl. accommodation and meals
3- *** and 4-****- Hotels, located downtown. All rooms with
Meals: Welcome Dinner on day 2, Group Dinner in Coburg (day
6), Lunch and Dinner in Oberammergau (day 8), Farewell Dinner
with Wine at the Rhine river (day 10).
with local guides in Erfurt, Wartburg, Eisleben, Wittenberg,
fees to Wartburg, Bachhouse Eisenach, all visited Churches,
of Goebel factory,
is a sample, based on tours we planned for groups. But no two Terra
Lu tours are the same. Our proposal for you might be different,
depending on time of travel and availability of services.
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