From Milan to Venice, traverse northern Italy and experience peerless operatic performances in the country that can claim to have invented the art form.
In Milan enjoy an introduction to the world of Italian opera with a behind-the-scenes tour of La Scala and of the Ansaldo set and costumes workshops. Then travel to Parma for the annual Verdi Festival for operatic performances of works by the father of dramatic opera, including productions of Rigoletto and Macbeth.
Spend two days in Lake Garda exploring the picturesque landscape and enjoy a private tour of the Villa Borghese Cavazza on Isola del Garda.
Round out the tour in beautiful Venice for a production of Rossini’s Barber of Seville, and Verdi’s flamboyant melodrama, Il Trovatore, and experience an exclusive after-hours visit of St Mark’s Basilica.
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