Opera

Expect the best seats in the house and experience the exhilaration and inspiration of performances in some of the world’s most iconic opera houses by leading artists. In the company of like-minded opera lovers, discover more about the operas you love from the insights and knowledge of our expert tour leaders.

Country House Opera and Gardens

BBC Proms, West Green and Glyndebourne

with Nicholas Selman

17–28 July 2017 (12 days)

Attend the first week of the BBC Proms followed by a leisurely journey through the beautiful English countryside, famous for its gardens, stately homes and…

Verdi’s Requiem and Wagner’s Parsifal

at the Sydney Opera House

with Peter Bassett

10–13 August 2017 (4 days)

Treat yourself to a star-studded weekend of opera and music at the Sydney Opera House!

Carmen in Hobart

A weekend with Victorian Opera and Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

with Louise O’Loughlin

11–13 August 2017 (3 days)

In 2017 Victorian Opera (VO) is teaming up with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra (TSO) to present a star-studded one-night only concert performance of Bizet’s opera…

Opera, Music and the Arts in NZ

Featuring NZ Opera, Symphony and World of WearableArt

with Christopher Lawrence

05–09 October 2017 (5 days)

Celebrated as New Zealand’s cultural capital, Wellington boasts a plethora of fine museums, is home to the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, and hosts the New…

Easter at the Berlin State Opera

Berlin, Germany

with Scott Curry

27 March – 03 April 2018 (8 days)

Berlin’s annual Easter opera and music festival (‘Festtage’) will be returning to its traditional location at Unter den Linden following the much-anticipated reopening of the…

The San Francisco Ring

San Francisco, USA

with Peter Bassett

18–25 June 2018 (7 days)

Francesca Zambrello's acclaimed production of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen returns to San Francisco in 2018!

Opéra à la française

Summer Opera in Paris, Lyon and Provence

with Christopher Lawrence

05–17 July 2018 (13 days)

Pack your bags for a fortnight of grand opera and music in the cultural centres of France, in the glorious northern summer.