Ammergau Alps Meditation Trail: 9th Stage – Passion Play Theatre - Calvary statue

Long distance hiking trail

Stage of the Ammergau Alps Meditation Trail from the Passion Play Theatre (Station 9) in Oberammergau to the Calvary statue (Station 10).

  • Type Long distance hiking trail
  • Difficulty easy
  • Duration 0:35 h
  • Distance 2 km
  • Ascent 46 m
  • Descent 0 m
  • Lowest point 833 m
  • Highest point 1003 m
From the Passion Play Theatre, proceed to the Pilatushaus Arts Centre and follow Verlegergasse in a south-westerly direction.

Cross Eugen-Papst-Straße and continue down to the banks of the River Ammer via Pürschlingweg. Cross the bride over the river, turning right and then immediately left to continue on a footpath.

The route slowly begins to climb after a left-hand bend. When you come to a road, turn right towards the Osterbichl. You will arrive at the monumental Calvary statue a few minutes later.

You can enjoy an unforgettable hiking experience in the Ammergau Alps as long as you have the right gear. Visit the "Best of Wandern" Test Centre in Bad Kohlgrub to try out the latest outdoor equipment free of charge.

- GPS devices

- rucksacks, child carriers, children's jackets

- multifunctional jackets

- hiking boots

- sticks and head lamps

- binoculars

- tour software

- snow shoes

- backpacking umbrellas

The Best of Wandern Test Centre is located at Hotel Schillingshof, directly opposite the Hörnlebahn ski lift. adress: Fallerstraße 11, Bad Kohlgrub tel.: +49 8845 7010.

For more information, visit:

Nehmen Sie an einer Führung durch das Passionstheater teil. Hier werden Ihnen alle Fragen rund um die Passion in Oberammergau gerne beantwortet. 

Im Notfall verständigen Sie bitte die nächstgelegene Rettungsleitstelle. Unabhängig vom Standort erreichen Sie diese deutschlandweit unter der Telefonnummer 112.

A95, B23 to Oberammergau via Ettal
Eugen-Papst-Str., free of charge; Kolbengasse, charges apply; Car park at the Kolbensattel, charges apply
bus stop: Oberammergau, Bahnhof or Eugen-Papst-Str.           
9606 Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Oberammergau - Wieskirche - Füssen
9606 Füssen - Wieskirche - Oberammergau - Garmisch-Partenkirchen
9621 Oberammergau - Saulgrub - Bad Kohlgrub - Murnau
9622 Oberammergau - Ettal - Linderhof (Schloss)
train stop: Bhf Oberammergau Murnau -   Oberammergau

Guests in the Ammergauer Alps Region can use their electronic guest pass or the "KönigsCard" to obtain free bus travel. 

Einen Reiseführer zum Wandern auf dem Meditationsweg finden Sie in unserem Onlineshop unter

Kartenmaterial erhalten Sie im Onlineshop der Ammergauer Alpen GmbH unter oder in den Tourist-Informationen vor Ort.

Map and arrival

Elevation profile