Parma, with its beautiful old town, Roncole Verdi, Sant’Agata and Busseto, where Giuseppe Verdi discovered his musical vocation: visit the places that marked Maestro’s life! Seize the unmissable opportunity to attend one of the great events (opera or concert) inside the Festival Verdi programme (October) at the Teatro Regio di Parma or at the Teatro Verdi in Busseto, i.e. “Otello” and “Il corsaro”. The itinerary includes Modena too, splendid city in the Emilia region, with the “Nabucco” representation; it is Verdi’s third opera, the one that led him to definitive success.
4 days/3 nights. Validity: From 8 to 11 October 2015.
The choice of this tour is recommended if you are a fan of Verdi’s opera and music, if you want to experience the thrill of visiting the places of life of the Master and listen to his music, while celebrating his birthday in his native land.
Transfers, ticket for opera/concert on 10th October in Parma or Busseto, entrance fees and guided visits not above included, tips, tourist tax (if foreseen), anything not expressly mentioned under “The price includes”
From 244 euro per person in double room, for groups of minimum 15 people. FIT prices available on request.
Prices for tour extension in Milan, in 3 or 4 star hotel stay and with EXPO 2015 entrance ticket, available on request.
From Busseto to Modena, a route in the name of Verdi, from the places of his life with a memorable concert, to Modena a marvelous art city of Emilia Romagna with the opera Nabucco.
Arrival in Parma and free time in the city centre. In the afternoon transfer to Modena and light dinner in typical restaurant in Modena city centre. Opera Nabucco at Teatro Comunale di Modena. Return transfer to Parma and overnight stay.
Transfer in the Verdi Lands and visit to the suggestive Giuseppe Verdi’s Birthplace and the St. Michael Church in Roncole Verdi; the Teatro Verdi in Busseto with the possibility during the day to visit the G. Verdi National Museum and the Museum dedicated to Renata Tebaldi and Villa Verdi in Sant’Agata. Lunch in typical restaurant of the area. Opportunity to attend to an opera or a concert of the autumn opera program of Parma and Busseto. Free time for dinner. Overnight stay in hotel.
Breakfast at hotel and departure.
Opportunity to extend your journey in Milan to visit Expo Milano 2015. It is a non-commercial Universal Exposition with some very unique and innovative features. Not only is it an exhibition but also a process, one of active participation among a large number of players around the theme of Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life. It is sustainable, technological, thematic and focused on its visitors. Open from May 1 to October 31, 2015, the Expo will host over 130 participants. Running for 184 days, this giant exhibition site, covering one million square meters, is expected to welcome over 20 million visitors. Reserve with us this unmissable experience!