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A tour that combines the passion for opera music with exclusive outdoor and complete safe music evenings in Parma and Busseto during the renewed Festival Verdi 2020 edition “Sparks of Opera”, visiting the city and its many art masterpieces and charming old town. Then the tour touches Verdi’s land, Busseto, Roncole and Sant’Agata, where Maestro Verdi was born, lived and cultivated his talent; then the Duchy of Parma and Piacenza with its enchanting fortresses and castles.
3 days / 2 nights. Validity: September 11 - October 10, 2020
This tour is the ideal tour for all music lovers and fans of Giuseppe Verdi. The Festival is a wonderful opportunity to discover the art beauties and the great heritage of fortresses and castles of this area rich in history.
transfers, guided visits, entrance fees to the monuments, not included meals, tourist tax.
Safety protocols observed by our selected suppliers for this itinerary are available on request.
A tour following the passion for opera music and for Maestro Giuseppe Verdi, discovering the “Petite Capitale” with its artistic soul and Verdi’s and Duchy’s lands, territories full of fortresses and castles with an important history.
Arrival and visit to the old-town of Parma: Cathedral, Baptistery, Farnese Theatre and the Casa Natale Arturo Toscanini (house where Toscanini was born). Lunch at leisure in a downtown restaurant featuring local Parma cuisine. Afternoon: free for personal leisure or customized tour with private guide to the ancient food shops in Parma city centre with the possibility of a tasting session of typical products: Parmigiano-Reggiano PDO, Prosciutto di Parma PDO (Parma Ham), Culatello di Zibello PDO. Evening devoted to music in the beautiful setting of the Ducal Park, right in the middle of the green heart of the city, with an opera in concert form or with Messa da Requiem or other Gala Concert in programme. Dinner at leisure in the nearby local restaurants or comfortably delivered to your hotel room thanks to the food-delivery service of the best restaurants in the city. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Breakfast and leave for Verdi Homeland: Roncole Verdi, Sant’Agata and Busseto, the house where he was born, Villa Verdi in Sant'agata, Teatro Verdi and Casa Barezzi Museum. Lunch at leisure in Busseto in one of the nearby local restaurants. Afternoon: visit to the National Giuseppe Verdi Museum inside Villa Pallavicino and to the Renata Tebaldi Museum. Free time in Busseto. Dinner at leisure in the nearby local restaurants or comfortably delivered to your hotel room thanks to the food-delivery service of the best restaurants in the city. Caravan verdiano in one of the small villages’ squares of Verdi’s Land or of Parma with “La Traviata, Lo spirit di Violetta” in the enchantment of small mobile theater. Return and overnight stay at the hotel.
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