Sat 19 May
Morning arrival in Salzburg to check in at the 5-star Hotel Bristol, located in the heart of the city. A welcome lunch will be served in a local restaurant before the afternoon at leisure and optional evening performance at the Haus für Mozart.
Sun 20 May
This morning join your guide for a tour of Salzburg along the theme ‘the city is a stage’. The tour will include visits to some of the most renowned sights, including Mozart’s birthplace where the family lived from 1747 to 1773, and the cathedral where he was baptised. Afternoon at leisure and evening performance at the Haus für Mozart.
Mon 21 May
Today we will take a backstage tour of the festival houses, subject to rehearsal schedules. Lunch will then be served in a local restaurant before the remainder of the day at leisure for independent sightseeing. Evening performance at the Grosses Festspielhaus.
Tue 22 May
Morning at leisure before the mid-afternoon transfer to Salzburg airport for your homeward flight.
19 May 19.00
LA PÉRICHOLE Offenbach£300
C: Marc Minkowski
Cast: Aude Extrémo, Benjamin Bernheim, Laurent Alvaro, Lea Desandre
Venue: Haus für Mozart
20 May 19.00
L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI RossiniInc
D: Moshe Leiser, Patrice Caurier
C: Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Cast: Cecilia Bartoli, Peter Kálmàn, Edgardo Rocha,Alessandro Corbelli, José Coca Loza, Rebeca Olvera, Rosa Bove
Venue: Haus für Mozart
C: Daniel Barenboim
Soprano: Cecilia Bartoli
Tenor: Rolando Villazón
Tenor: Jonas Kaufmann
Programme: Extracts from Act III of Rossini Otello ossia il moro di Venezia, Vorspiel “Am stillen Herd” and “Morgenlich leuchtend” from Wagner Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Vorspiel and Liebestod for orchestra from Wagner Tristan und Isolde
Venue: Grosses Festspielhaus
19 May London Gatwick – Salzburg dep: 07.25 arr: 10.25
22 May Salzburg – London Gatwick dep: 18.45 arr: 19.45
Flight schedules are subject to alteration.
Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.
Prices per person
|Single room supplement||£330|
|Club Europe flight upgrade from||£200|
|Land-only tour price||£2070|
Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers from and to airport and for included activities where applicable, accommodation, breakfast daily, two lunches, 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.