Itinerary

Thu 6 Apr

Lunchtime arrival in Berlin and transfer to the 4-star superior Westin Grand Hotel located in the heart of the city and close to the main sights. Welcome dinner in the hotel or a local restaurant.

Fri 7 Apr

Join your guide this morning for a visit to Glienicke Palace and Park, designed as an Italianate idyll for Prince Carl of Prussia in 1825 and located on the South-Western borders of the city. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant during the tour, after which we return to Berlin for the remainder of the afternoon at leisure. Transfer to the evening performance at the Philharmonie.

Sat 8 Apr

Join your guide this morning for a city tour focusing on Jewish Berlin and the city during the Golden '20s. Both on foot and by coach, the tour will include the major sights related to these important themes. Afternoon at leisure before transferring to the Schiller Theatre for the late afternoon performance.

Sun 9 Apr

A free day to make your own choice of activity before transferring to the early evening performance at the Schiller Theatre.

Mon 10 Apr

Morning at leisure for last minute shopping and sightseeing. Lunch will be served at the Käfer Restaurant at the top of the Reichstag building before transferring to Berlin Tegel airport for your homeward journey.

Programme

7 Apr 20.00

VIENNA PHILHARMONIC CONCERT Inc

C: Daniel Barenboim

Programme: Mozart Sinfonie D-Dur KV 385 Haffner-Sinfonie, Schönberg Kammersinfonie Nr. 1 op. 9 für 15 Solo-Instrumente, Mozart Sinfonie C-Dur KV 551 Jupiter-Sinfonie

Venue: Philharmonie Berlin

8 Apr 17.00

PARSIFAL Wagner Inc

D: Dmitri Tcherniakov

C: Daniel Barenboim

Cast: René Pape, Andreas Schager, Tómas Tómasson, Anna Larsson, Matthias Hölle, Michael Smallwood, Dominic Barberi

Venue: Schiller Theatre

9 Apr 18.00

DIE FRAU OHNE SCHATTEN R Strauss Inc

D: Claus Guth

C: Zubin Mehta

Cast: Johan Botha, Camilla Nylund, Michaela Schuster, Roman Trekel, Wolfgang Koch, Iréne Theorin

Venue: Schiller Theatre

New production

Flights

British Airways

6 Apr London Heathrow – Berlin Tegel dep: 10.55 arr: 13.45

10 Apr Berlin Tegel – London Heathrow dep: 16.45 arr: 17.45

Flight schedules are subject to alteration.

Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.

Prices per person

Tour price £1945
Single room supplement £240
Club Europe flight upgrade from £300
Land-only tour price £1865
Deposit required £400
Tour code BER2

Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers from and to airport and for included activities where applicable, accommodation, breakfast daily, two lunches, 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.