Itinerary

Tue 30 Mar

Late afternoon arrival in Salzburg. We check in at the 5-star Altstadt Radisson Blu Hotel, located in the historic city centre. A welcome dinner will be served in the hotel or a local restaurant.

Wed 31 Mar

This morning join your guide for a walking tour of Salzburg, seeing important sights such as Mozart’s birthplace, the Cathedral and of course the vast Hohensalzburg Fortress which looms above the city. The tour will be followed by lunch in a local restaurant, after which we enjoy an afternoon at leisure. Evening performance at the Grosses Festpielhaus.

Thu 1 Apr

Today we visit the Salzburg Museum for their exhibition devoted to the Centennial of Salzburg Summer Festival, which celebrated its inaugural performance on 22 August 1920. Here you can explore the rich history and heritage of the festival and its artists. Afternoon at leisure. Walk to the evening performance at the Grosses Festspielhaus, followed by a farewell dinner in the oldest restaurant in Salzburg.

Fri 2 Apr

This morning transfer to Munich airport for your homeward flight.

Programme

31 Mar 19.00

TURANDOT PucciniInc

D: Yona Kim

C: Christian Thielemann

Cast: Anna Netrebko, Yusif Eyvasov, Golda Schultz, Jürgen Sacher, Alexander Tsymbalyuk, Hansung Yoo, Jinxu Xiahou, JunHo You, Dong-Hwan Lee

Venue: Grosses Festspielhaus

New production

1 Apr 19.00

CONCERT FOR SALZBURGInc

Piano and C: Sir András Schiff

Staatskapelle Dresden

Programme: Haydn Concerto for piano and orchestra D Major Hob. XVIII:11

Mozart Concerto for piano and orchestra D minor KV 466

Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3 A minor op. 56 'Scottish'

Venue: Grosses Festspielhaus.

Flights

British Airways

30 Mar London Gatwick - Salzburg dep: 14.50 arr: 17.55

2 Apr Munich - London Heathrow dep: 12.45 arr: 15.50

Flight schedules are subject to alteration.

Flights from other UK airports can be arranged on request.

Prices per person

Tour price £2025
Single room supplement £315
Club Europe flight upgrade from £300
Land-only tour price £1860
Deposit required £500
Tour code SZG1

Tour price includes: Flights and airport taxes, group transfers to and from airport, accommodation, breakfast daily, one lunch, two dinners, sightseeing tours as described including guides and entrance fees, second category ticket for each included performance, opera synopses, restaurant guide and city notes, the services of our local representative or tour manager.