Wed 12 Jul
Mid-afternoon arrival in Berlin and transfer to the 5-star Westin Grand Hotel, located in the heart of the city on the corner of Friedrichstrasse and Unter den Linden. Welcome dinner in a local restaurant.
Thu 13 Jul
This morning join your guide for a tour of historical Berlin, visiting important sights such as Unter den Linden, the Gendarmenmarkt and the Nicholas Quarter with the Nicholas Church and the Ephraim Palais. Afternoon at leisure before the evening performance at the Komische Oper.
Fri 14 Jul
Day at leisure to make your own choice of activity. We include a 3-day Berlin Museum Pass which gives free entry to around 40 of the city’s museums, including the Old National Gallery, the Cathedral, the Jewish Museum and the Pergamon Museum. Evening performance.
Sat 15 Jul
Today we take a visit to the Spandau Citadel. Spandau Castle was first built by the Margraves of Brandenburg, and in the 16th century was made into one of the most important Renaissance fortresses in Europe. Return to Berlin for a farewell lunch in a local restaurant and the afternoon at leisure. Final evening performance at the Komische Oper.
Sun 16 Jul
Late morning transfer to Tegel airport for your homeward flight.
Programme at the Komische Oper Berlin
13 Jul 19:30
IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA RossiniInc
D: Kirill Serebrennikov
C: Antonello Manacorda
Cast: Tansel Akzeybek, Nicole Chevalier, Dominik Köninger, Tareq Nazmi, Denis Milo
14 Jul 19.30
D: Tobias Kratzer
C: Christian Curnyn
Cast: Thomas Walker, Thomas Dolié, Katherine Watson, Nadja Mchantaf, Tom Erik Lie, Denis Milo
15 Jul 19.30
D: Benedict Andrews
C: Steven Sloane
Cast: Nicole Chevalier, Anna Bernacka, Nadine Weissmann, Ivan Turšić, Günter Papendell, Eric Jurenas
12 Jul London Heathrow – Berlin Tegel dep: 12.55 arr: 15.50
16 Jul Berlin Tegel – London Heathrow dep: 14.30 arr: 15.35
Flight schedules are subject to alteration.
Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.
Prices per person
|Single room supplement||£260|
|Club Europe flight upgrade from||£275|
|Land-only tour price||£1525|
Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers from and to airport and for included activities where applicable, accommodation, breakfast daily, one lunch, one dinner, 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.