Tue 12 Feb
Afternoon arrival in Stockholm and transfer to the 4-star Scandic Continental Hotel, located in the city centre and near to the opera house. Welcome dinner in the hotel.
Wed 13 Feb
Join your guide for a morning tour of Stockholm’s Old Town. We visit some of the major sights including the Cathedral, the City Hall, home of the Nobel Prize banquet, and the magnificent Royal Palace. Lunch and afternoon is at leisure before walking to the Royal Swedish Opera House for the evening performance. Dinner is under own arrangements.
Thu 14 Feb
This morning is at leisure for independent exploration of the city. In the late afternoon we walk to the Opera House for a private backstage tour followed by dinner in the Opera House restaurant before the evening performance.
Fri 15 Feb
Morning departure to Stockholm Arlanda airport for your homeward flight.
PROGRAMME AT THE ROYAL SWEDISH OPERA
13 Feb 19.00
LA BOHÈME PucciniInc
D: José Cura
C: Jonathan Darlington
Cast: Sabina Bisholt, Sanna Gibbs, Ola Eliasson, Markus Schwartz, Lennart Forsén, Simon Petersson, Johan Rydh, Jon Nilsson
14 Feb 19.00
DIALOGUES DES CARMÉLITES PoulencInc
D: Johanna Garpe
C: Marc Soustrot
Cast: Karl-Magnus Fredriksson, Camilla Tilling, Joel Annmo, Anne Sofie von Otter, Sara Olsson, Susanne Resmark, Sofie Asplund, Johanna Sannefors, Klas Hedlund
12 Feb London Heathrow - Stockholm Arlanda dep: 10.35 arr: 14.10
15 Feb Stockholm Arlanda – London Heathrow dep: 11.40 arr: 13.30
Flight schedules are subject to alteration.
Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.
Prices per person
|Single room supplement||£285|
|Club Europe flight upgrade from||£250|
|Land-only tour price||£1255|
Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers from and to airport and for included activities where applicable, accommodation, breakfast daily, 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.
“This was a most enjoyable break in a fine hotel in a good location. The meals throughout were excellent and there was much to see and do!”
Mrs T, Cheshire