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Sights and locations of Arkansas Catholic pilgrimage


    of a Lifetime

The first tour is filled and this second tour is filling quickly.

Join Arkansas Catholic for an 11-day pilgrimage to Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland with Father William Burmester, associate pastor of St. Raphael Church in Springdale. Space is limited to 40 seats.

Experience the world-famous 
Passion Play in Oberammergau, Germany,
held only once every 10 years
June 17-27, 2020

$3939 per person, double occupancy (airfare not included in price at this time) • Daily Mass • Includes lodging, breakfast and dinner daily and entrance fees to scheduled sites • Tips, beverages and insurance also not included • A $600 deposit is required at the time of registration • Final payment is due by Feb. 28, 2020. Only 40 seats are available. A waiting list is available.



• The village of Oberammergau will put on the 42nd Passion Play from May to October 2020, a tradition that has occurred with almost without interruption for more than 380 years. It is regarded as the most important passion play in the world, expecting about 450,000 visitors. 

• Our Lady of Altötting, the national shrine of Bavaria and Germany’s premier Marian shrine 

• Guided tour of Mozart’s birthplace 

• Scenery from “Sound of Music” 

• Neuschwanstein Castle, the inspiration for Cinderella’s Castle in Disney World

• Shrine of Our Lady in Einsiedeln and the world’s largest nativity scene 

• Dachau concentration camp

See details in the tour brochure.

To register or for more information, contact Kathy Primm at Sue Smith Vacations, (501) 771-0987, or e-mail