Length of stay: 3 days / 2 nights
Arena Opera Festival from 17/06/2011 to 03/09/2011.
The city of love surrounded by art, history, good taste and opera!
from € 420.00 per person
Meet with the guide and visit to the city of Verona, passing by its magnificent Arena, Juliet’s House, Piazza delle Erbe and the Piazza dei Signori.
Transfer to the area of Soave, famous for its medieval castle and the winery traditions, lunch in a cellar of the Soave Wine Road, with tasting of DOC wines and local products. Visit the winery and enjoy some free time.
Visit the old town of Soave and its beautiful medieval castle.
Transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Breakfast in the hotel. Day at leisure to either soak in Verona’s shopping or to discover the hidden treasures of the city.
In the evening, dinner at an elegant restaurant.
Next, experience an unforgettable evening in the Arena to watch one of the wonderful performances at the world renown Opera Festival of Verona. The choice of the show depends on the dates and the six recommended shows are:
– La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
– Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida
– The Barber of Seville by Gioachino Rossini
– Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco
– La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini
– Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod.
It will be an unforgettable and unique experience to fully savour the virtuosity of the artists immersed in this setting which is unique in the world.
At the end of the show, return to hotel.
Breakfast in the hotel and transfer to Valeggio sul Mincio.
Visit the historical center and the charming village of Borghetto, where the Ponte Visconteo, 650 meters long and 25 wide and also known as the “Long Bridge”, dominates the scene. The Castello Scaligero looms over it with its imposing towers and two tall embattled walls.
Visit to a traditional workshop to discover the secrets of the famous tortellini, the gastronomic specialties of excellence in Valeggio.
Lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, visit to the beautiful Garden Park “Sigurtà”, a heavenly location, where in an area of some 600,000 sqm, one can find picturesque views, unforgettable sights and countless varieties of flowers.
Minimum number of participants: 15 people.
Price per person includes: 2 overnight stays and a dinner in a 3 stars hotel with half board, 1 dinner and 1 lunch in a typical restaurant, 1 lunch including wine tasting in a wine cellar (drinks included), admission to Castello di Soave, entry to the Opera Festival of Verona, visit to the laboratory of tortellini, guided service in Verona, entrance for Garden Park Sigurtà.
The price does not include: transfers, tips, extras and anything not listed in the note “price per person includes “.