Certified creates tours tied to Oberammergau Passion Play

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Clients looking to reserve seats for the Oberammergau Passion Play in Germany next year will be able to sign up for escorted tours to surrounding countries as well.

Certified Vacations' branded operations are offering itineraries of up to 13 days in combination with the play.

The three Certified Vacations brands are American Express Vacations, Delta Vacations and Continental Airlines Vacations.

Oberammergau Passion Play is held every 10 years. American Express Vacations is offering three options. The Edelweiss package visits Switzerland, Germany, Austria and Italy in 12 days from $2,309, land only. Guided sightseeing is featured in Zurich, Munich, Salzburg, Vienna and Innsbruck.

The Majestic Alps itinerary focuses on Germany, Austria and Switzerland for 13 days from $1,909. Guided tours are featured in Munich, Salzburg, Vienna and Innsbruck.

The European Passport visits England, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France in 13 days from $2,219. Guided sightseeing is featured in London, Amsterdam, Munich, Innsbruck, Lucerne and Paris.

American Express Vacations has added 60 accommodations options throughout Europe.

Delta Vacations also is offering all three Oberammergau options, but with air-inclusive prices: $2,629 for the Majestic Alps itinerary, $3,209 for the Edelweiss and $2,839 for the European Passport.

Continental Vacations is offering the European Passport package with air fare from $2,739. Departures are available May through October.

All three brands also have expanded their London Theater programs with the addition of four shows: "The Mouse Trap," "Chicago," "Buddy" and "Saturday Night Fever."

American Express Vacations
Phone: (800) 241-1700
Web: www.americanexpress.com/travel

Delta Vacations
Phone: (800) 221-6666
Web: www.deltavacations.com

Continental Airlines Vacations
Phone: (888) 327-8747
Web: www.coolvacations.com

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