Desenzano harbour
Desenzano harbour
with Andante Travels

Oberammergau & the Archaeology of Northern Italy with Andante Travels

Experience seven glorious days discovering the history and archaeology of locations in both Italy and Germany, and watch a performance of the legendary Passion Play in the village of Oberammergau. Visit historic Brescia, not far from Milan, where we explore a range of sites that tell the stories of this wonderful city. Tour ruined Roman villas replete with mosaics, go underground to observe subterranean remains and pay a memorable visit to the mummified remains of Ötzi the Iceman. 

What's included?

  •  Accommodation
  •  Local transport & private transfer to/from airport and group hotel
  •  Meals - as per the itinerary
  •  Entries & tips
  •  Expert scholar & tour manager
  •  Tickets to the Oberammergau Passion Play

Tour highlights:

  • Enjoy two nights in the surrounding area of Oberammergau, known for its traditional woodcarving as well as the legendary Passion Play, which we experience while we’re here
  • Go underground in Trento to discover the remains of a Roman road, parts of the city wall, and some ruined houses and workshop
  • Take a walking tour of the lesser-visited historic city of Brescia, home to some of northern Italy’s best-preserved Roman remains
  • Come face-to-face with the mummified remains of Ötzi the Iceman at the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
  • Journey to the ‘pearl’ of Lake Garda, Sirmione, and explore the ruins of the Caves of Catullus

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