Itinerary

Fri 15 Mar

Lunchtime arrival in Prague and transfer to the 5-star Hotel Paris located within the Old Town and just a few minutes’ walk from Wenceslas Square. In the evening we walk to the Old Town for a Mozart Dinner experience combining a three-course meal with live performances of selected Mozart opera arias and duets.

Sat 16 Mar

Join your guide for a walking tour of the Old Town including seeing the astronomical clock, Charles Bridge and Jewish quarter. Lunch and dinner are under own arrangements.

Sun 17 Mar

In the morning we join our guide for a Vltava River cruise with coffee and cake before transferring to the Theatre of the Estates for the afternoon performance. Dinner is served at the Sarah Bernhardt Restaurant.

Mon 18 Mar

This morning we tour the renowned Castle District, visiting the Old Royal Palace, St George’s Basilica (the best preserved
Romanesque church in Prague) and Golden Lane, finishing with a transfer on a vintage tram to Prague Castle. Lunch and the afternoon is at leisure before the evening performance at the National Theatre.

Tue 19 Mar

Today we embark on a half-day excursion to the birthplace of Dvořák in the historic village of Nelahozeves. Occupied from the 10th century, the site contains the 14th century church of St Andrew and a Renaissance castle. Lunch is at a local restaurant and afternoon at leisure before the evening performance at the State Opera (in the Karlin Theatre).

Wed 20 Mar

Morning at leisure for shopping or sightseeing. Late morning transfer to the airport for your homeward flight.

Programme

PROGRAMME AT THE ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA

17 Mar 14.00

VIVA LA MAMMA DonizettiInc

D: Radim Vizvăřry

C: Enrico Dovico

Cast: tbc

Venue: Theatre of the Estates

18 Mar 19.00

ANDRÉA CHENIER GiordanoInc

D: Michal Dočekal

C: Jan Chalupecký

Cast: includes Hector Sandoval, Svatopluk Sem, Petra Alvarez Šimková, Yvona Škvárová, Eliška Weissová, František Zahradníček

Venue: National Theatre

19 Mar 19.00

TURANDOT PucciniInc

D: Václav Věžník

C: Enrico Dovico

Cast: includes Anda-Louise Bogza, Yusif Eyvazov, Oleg Korotkov, Yukiko Kinjo

Venue: State Opera (in the Karlin Theatre)

Flights

British Airways

15 Mar London Heathrow - Prague dep: 09.20 arr: 12.25

20 Mar Prague – London Heathrow dep: 14.25 arr: 15.40

Flight schedules are subject to alteration.

Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.

Prices per person

Tour price £1595
Single room supplement £375
Club Europe flight upgrade from £300
Land-only tour price £1475
Deposit required £400
Tour code PRG1

Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers from and to airport and for included activities where applicable, accommodation, breakfast daily, one lunch, two dinners, sightseeing tours as described including guides and entrance fees, first category ticket for each included performance, opera synopses, restaurant guide and city notes, the services of our local representative or tour manager.