THE BEST WAY TO OBERAMMERGAU
WHERE TO STAY
During Passion play summer, most hotel rooms in the village are sold as part of packages by the town of Oberammergau.
The Passion play, 9a Eugen-Papst St., 82487 Oberammergau, Germany, http://www.oberammergau-passion.com, is performed on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 3. The performance begins at 2:30 pm and lasts for six hours, with a three-hour break for dinner.
Advance tickets can be purchased at http://www.muenchenticket.de; prices begin at $61.