Itinerary

Thu 30 Mar

Afternoon arrival in Copenhagen and transfer to the 4-star Scandic Front Hotel, situated on the waterfront in the heart of the city and just a short walk from the Royal Theatre. A welcome dinner will be served in a local restaurant this evening.

Fri 31 Mar

Join your guide for a tour of the historical city. From the brightly coloured facades of Nyhavn, we see the winter royal residence Amelienborg Castle and visit Christiansborg Palace, home of the Danish Parliament. We finish the tour with lunch in a local restaurant within the tower of Christiansborg before a free afternoon. Evening performance at the Royal Theatre.

Sat 1 Apr

This morning we take a tour introducing Danish food and the stratospheric rise in popularity of Nordic cuisine. Walking around the market halls, we will have the chance to sample different types of Danish food while learning about the history of Copenhagen and its food culture. The afternoon is free for your own exploration of the city before the evening performance.

Sun 2 Apr

Transfer to the airport for your homeward flight.

Programme

Programme at the Old Stage, Royal Danish Theatre

31 Mar 20.00

GIANT STEPS: VERTICAL ROAD/FALLING ANGELS/NEW YORK Inc

Choreography: Khan/Kylián/McGregor

Music: Sawhney/Reich/tbc

1 Apr 20.00

BALLET DU LUXE Inc

Programme: Pas de deux from The Flower Festival in Genzano, William Tell, Napoli, Coppélia, Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet, George Balanchine’s Tchaikovsky pas de deux, Ballabile from Napoli, Theme and Variations

Choreography: Bournonville, Saint-Léon, Petipa, Balanchine, Neumeier

C: Alice Farnham

Flights

British Airways

31 Mar London Heathrow – Copenhagen dep: 09.55 arr: 12.50

2 Apr Copenhagen – London Heathrow dep: 14.05 arr: 15.05

Flight schedules are subject to alteration.

Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.

Prices per person

Tour price £1445
Single room supplement £255
Club Europe flight upgrade from £300
Land-only tour price £1345
Deposit required £400
Tour code CPH1

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, restaurant guide and city notes, the services of our local representative or tour manager.

“We loved both the performances and the city – can’t wait to return!”

Mr and Mrs P, Devon