Vienna & Ljubljana following Schumann, Chopin and Lucerne Festival
Hofberg Palace, Vienna, Austria
Day 1 Sunday 26th September
For those of you who wish to continue to enjoy spectacular music, breathtaking scenery and savour the delights of Vienna and Eastern Europe, we have organised a further week's travel, commencing with a Berlin-Vienna flight on Sunday 26th September.
Our accomodation in Vienna is at a charming and very centrally hotel located within The Ring and within minutes walking to the St Stephen’s Cathedral and the Graben.
Welcome dinner at a quality restaurant located in the old city.
Day 2 Monday 27th September
We commence our time in Vienna with a bus tour round the Ringstrasse, followed by guided walking tour of the old city ... St Stephen's Cathedral, the Graben, the Imperial Palace, all within an easy walk from our hotel. The afternoon will be free for your own enjoyment.
Opera, "The Forces of Destiny" at the Staatoper.
After the opera, we will enjoy supper at the famous Hotel Sacher, located beside the Opera House.
Day 3 Tuesday 28th September
Today we will visit some great Viennese galleries and Museums ... including The Albertina, the Modern Art Gallery, the treasures of the Kunsthistoriches Museum , The Figaro Haus where Mozart and family spent their perhaps happiest years, and the Haus der Musik...the amazing sound museum on its six floors.
This evening you will attend a concert. Program details TBC.
Days 4 & 5 Wed & Thur 29th,30th September & Friday 1st October
We depart Vienna by train, crossing the border from Austria into spectacular Slovenia and its gorgeous small capital, LJUBLJANA ... one of the most delightful cities of architecture, music, education and art one could imagine.
We will commence our days in Ljubljana with a guided tour of The Old Town, discover its famous bridges and learn about the history of this Balkan city.
Amael Piano Trio plus 1 other performance. Program details TBA.
Day 7 Saturday 2nd October
After breakfast we say farewell until another year.
Ljubljana is very centrally located … from here it is relatively easy to fly or catch a train to other parts of Europe or the Baltics, or even make your way to Isola on the coast for a spectacular ride by Ferry to magical Venice.
We would be very happy to assist with further planning if you wish.
PRICING DETAILS – OPTIONAL EXTRA: VIENNA & LJUBLJANA
$AUD 2,880 per person twin–share
Single Supplement: $AUD 336
DEPOSIT: 15% due by 23rd MAY 2010 with completed BOOKING FORM
BALANCE: Due 2nd AUGUST 2010
Note: This is necessary in order to secure priority seating for Performances.
BOOKING: Please note your Participation in this Section of the Tour in your BOOKING FORM.
- 6 nights accommodation in 4* centrally located hotels
- Vienna Opera plus 3 additional high standard Music Performances in Vienna & Ljubljana
- All breakfasts plus 4 other meals – luncheons or dinners at quality restaurants
- All conducted tours, entrance fees and local guides
- Berlin – Vienna economy air travel, taxes and airport charges
- All transfers and travel by very fast train and quality, air-conditioned coaches