Itinerary

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

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

Flights

British Airways

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

Tour price £1375
Single room supplement £285
Club Europe flight upgrade from £250
Land-only tour price £1255
Deposit required £350
Tour code STO1

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