Itinerary

Sun 30 Dec

Afternoon arrival in Milan and transfer to the 5-star Grand Hotel et de Milan, situated just a few steps from the Duomo and the Teatro alla Scala. Welcome dinner in a local restaurant.

Mon 31 Dec

This morning join your guide for a city tour of some of the main attractions of Milan. We visit the imposing Gothic-style Duomo with unsurpassed views from its rooftop jungle of statues and spires, and the museum of La Scala opera house, home to a vast collection of opera memorabilia. Afternoon at leisure. In the evening we transfer to the Ristorante Il Marchesino by Gualtiero Marchesi for a New Year’s Eve dinner.

Tue 1 Jan

The day is at leisure for independent sightseeing of the city. In the evening we transfer by coach to the Auditorium of Milan for the evening performance.

Wed 2 Jan

Today we visit the Pinacoteca di Brera, one of the foremost art galleries in Milan which houses a vast collection of Italian masterpieces. Entrance tickets are provided for an independent visit. The afternoon is free before the evening opera performance at Teatro alla Scala.

Wed 3 Jan

Morning at leisure before transferring to Milan airport for the homeward journey.

Programme

Programme

1 Jan 20.30

CONCERT: 9TH SYMPHONY BeethovenInc

C: Orchestra and Chorus

Venue: Auditorium of Milan

2 Jan 20.00

ATTILA VerdiInc

D: Davide Livermore

C: Riccardo Chailly

Cast includes: Ildar Abdrazakov, Saioa Hernandez, Simone Piazzola, Fabio Sartori, Francesco Pittari, Gianluca Buratto

Venue: Teatro alla Scala, Milan

Flights

British Airways

30 Dec London Heathrow – Milan Linate dep: 10.25 arr: 13.25

3 Jan Milan Linate – London Heathrow dep: 13.05 arr: 14.15

Flight schedules are subject to alteration.

Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.

Prices per person

Tour price £2075
Single room supplement £330
Club Europe flight upgrade from £300
Land-only tour price £2010
Deposit required £350
Tour code MIL1

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

““A very enjoyable tour for New Year!””

Miss F, Devon