Adelaide Festival 2018

Join us next March for the 2018 Adelaide Festival, featuring the new international opera sensation Hamlet, fresh from its premiere in Glyndebourne, under the helm of Festival Co-Director Neil Armfield AO.

Composed by Australian Brett Dean, Hamlet debuted to great acclaim from the British media earlier this year and its Australian premiere will be the highlight of the 2018 Adelaide Festival.

Spend five full days in the company of ABC broadcaster Mairi Nicolson attending concerts by some of the world’s leading solo musicians and ensembles and celebrated international theatre companies, as well as a specially curated programme of chamber music in the Adelaide Hills.

In addition to a wealth of opera, theatre and music, choose from a selection of optional tours in and around Adelaide.

(Full Festival details to be announced late 2017)

Suggested arrival in Adelaide in the late morning or early afternoon, and make your way to the hotel. Renaissance Tours or your travel agent can assist you with your flights and other travel arrangements.

In the afternoon, join your Festival tour leader Mairi Nicolson and fellow travellers for a welcome cocktail reception.

Tonight, enjoy the best seats in the house for Hamlet, the operatic centrepiece of the 2018 festival.

Spend a further five full days experiencing the artistic excitement of the 2018 Adelaide Festival. Attend concerts by leading musicians and acclaimed international theatre works. Travel to the Adelaide Hills for a specially curated series of chamber music performances at the stunning UKARIA Cultural Centre, purpose-built for chamber music.

Deepen your appreciation of the performances with special talks by your tour leader, ABC broadcaster Mairi Nicolson.

Also, choose from a selection of optional tours in and around Adelaide.

(Full Festival details to be announced late 2017)

Tour arrangements conclude after breakfast. Renaissance Tours or your travel agent can assist you with your flights and other travel arrangements.

Per person, twin-share (approximately)

AUD 3,950

Single Supplement* (approximately)

AUD 750

Deposit, per person (at time of booking)

AUD 500

*Single travellers may request to share.
Please advise at time of booking.

Final payment due

19 January 2018

Tour code

SB1801

Tour price includes

  • Accommodation at a centrally located four star superior hotel with breakfast daily (B)
  • Premium (Category 1) tickets for Hamlet and all other Festival performances included in itinerary
  • Pre-performance talks with ABC broadcaster Mairi Nicolson
  • Transportation on comfortable air-conditioned coaches throughout
  • Other meals as per itinerary (to be confirmed)
  • Tips for local guides and drivers

Tour price does not include

  • Airfares (please contact Renaissance Tours or your travel agent for assistance)
  • Airport/hotel transfers on tour arrival and departure
  • Airport porterage
  • Items of a personal nature (e.g. telephone, laundry, taxis, minibar, room service etc.)
  • Travel insurance (recommended; please contact Renaissance Tours or your travel agent for assistance)

Fitness level

Moderate
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