Bethany Choir Trip to Germany

Saturday, May 13, 2017 to Friday, May 26, 2017
Cities in Germany

Bethany Lutheran College alumni, friends, and families are invited to travel, sing with (and listen to) the Bethany Lutheran College Choir in a study and performance tour through the land of the Lutheran Awakening (1517-2017).

"Triumphs and Tragedies of a Protestant Culture"

We will fly from MSP to Frankfurt on the May 13, 2017.

Our proposed tour will be built around four “hubs”: Erfurt, Halle, Dresden, Nuremberg. We will spend three nights in each of these cities and make daily excursions for tours and concerts to cities and towns in close proximity, including Eisenach, Eisleben, Wittenberg, Quedlinburg, Weimar, Naumburg, Leipzig, and Altenburg. At the conclusion of 12 nights in Germany we will fly back from Munich. 

Cost: The projected cost for the trip is from $3062 to $3683 (double occupancy), based on the number of travelers. This includes group travel to, from, and within Germany, housing, guides and all breakfasts. At least two evening meals will be included. Final details are forthcoming.

Registration and payments dates:

  • July 1, 2016: Registration opens.
  • November 13, 2016: Deposit of $300.00 per person due (this deposit is refundable until February 1, 2017).
  • February 10, 2017: Last day to submit your passport number and rooming list/request.
  • February 24, 2017: Final payments due. Last day to purchase travel insurance. (travel insurance information is available upon request).

Concert information for alumni, friends and family singers, as well as scores, will be provided following the initial deposit date in November.

Online Tour Payment

Registration for Choir Tour 2017 is FULL as of October 12, 2016.

If you have already registered for the tour and made your $300 deposit, use this form to make your remaining payment of $2,884 for the tour. If you have not yet registered and/or paid your deposit, please contact Dennis Marzolf before making this payment.