DAY 1Fly to Verona. Private Hotel transfer to start your Verona Opera Holiday
Fly into Verona or Venice and a private transfer will take you to Il Sogno di Giulietta in the very heart of Verona. This stunning boutique luxurious hotel can lay claim to being the most romantic Relais in the world. Located in the courtyard of Juliets balcony.
On arrival at your hotel your Verona Opera 2013 tickets and your Verona pass will be at reception. Valid for 2 days the Verona Pass offers you access to most monuments, churches and museums in Verona.
Rest of day at leisure to enjoy the start of your private tailormade Verona Opera Package.
DAY 2 Attend the Opera in the very best seats.
Breakfast and day at leisure to make full use of your Verona Card or chose one of our unique a la carte experiences listed below.
This evening attend the opera in the top seats at the at the Arena di Verona. For a taster of the Opera please watch the short video on the second photo.
2013 is the 100th Anniversary of the birth of the Verona Opera and to celebrate it the season is longer with a fuller schedule with some special Gala performances and there is the unusual opportunity to see Aida with the original 1913 Staging that has been beautifully restored.
The Verona Opera 2013 season runs from the 14 June - 08 Sept and features the following:
AIDA New Staging- June 14,23,27- July 3,7,9,14,18,21,28 - Aug 3 (Please note June 14th is on request only)
AIDA- 1913 Staging- Aug 10,17,24,29 - Sept 1,3,8(Conducted by Placido Domingo on 24th Aug)
NABUCCO- June 15,21,29 - July 4,11,25 - Aug 1,4,11,14,18,21 - Sept 5(Nabucco played by Placido Domingo on 4th July and 18th August)
TRAVIATA - June 22,28 - July 5,12,19,23,26 - Aug 2,8
TROVATORE - July 6,10,20,24,27
ROMEO & JULIET - Aug 31 - Sept 4,7 (Production set from 2010)
RIGOLETTO - Aug 9,13,16,23,30 - Sept 6(Conducted by Placido Domingo on 16th and 23rd Aug)
VERDI REQUIEM MASS- July 13 (No staging)
VERDI GALA - July 17(La Traviata, Rigoletto, Il Trovatore). Please note tickets are on request only.
GALA DOMINGO HARDING - Aug 15 (Tenor sung by Placido Domingo. No Staging and also obligatory you also purchase a ticket on either 14th-Nabucco or 16th August-Rigoletto as well as Gala ticket on 15th)Please note tickets for the 15th is on request only
SERATA DI GALA - Aug 20 (Featuring Placido Domingo singing with the winner of the Operalia competition. No Staging and also obligatory you also purchase a ticket on 21st-Nabucco as well as Gala ticket on 20th)Please note tickets for the 20th are on request only.
DAY 3Private airport transfer after your romantic Verona Opera Holiday.
Breakfast and at leisure prior to your private driver transfer to the airport for your flight home after your romantic weekend break.
Please see "Download detailed itinerary" below for some ideas of what to do in Verona in your free time and for suggestions as to where to eat.