Two great Music Festivals in one program.
Festival for choirs, bands and orchestras
You can perform in Rome and Barcelona or just on the festival in Spain.
Two great cities, great stages and a lot of fun.
Festivals in 3rd and 4th week of March
Day-1. DEPARTURE TO SPAIN
Day-2. BARCELONA-LLORET: Arrival Barcelona, and panoramic tour of the city (depend on time of arrival). Group picture in front of Sagrada Familia, they symbol of the city and then a short transfer to seaside town of Lloret known as the "playground of Barcelona" with several kilometres of sandy beaches.
Day-3. BARCELONA & CONCERT: Morning transfer to Barcelona for registraton. Then rehearsal with the clinician. Later concert. Retirn to Lloret for some free time on the beach.
Day-4. MONTSERAT & CONCERT: Travel to the Monastery of Montserat located high on the mountains above Barcelona. Concert in Monastery with p[articipation of the other choirs. Late return to your hotel.
Day-5. LLORET (BARCELONA): Free time in yout seaside town for group or individual activites. Late afternoon and evening, optional tour to barcelona for flamenco dinner and music show at Tablao de Carmen, the best flamenco venue in Spain.
Day-6. BARCELONA & CONCERT - FERRY TO ITALY: Travel to Barcelona for closing ceremony and final cncert with participation of all choirs. Evening transfer to port and board overnight ferry to Italy
Day-7. CIVITAVECHIA - ROME: Early afternoon arrival Civitavechia, the official port of Rome. Then transfer to Eternal City for panoramic tour to see the main sites such as Arch of Constantine, Avenue of the Emperors, Roman Forum and Victor Emanuel Monument.
Day-8. ROME: Morning rehearsal and clinic. Afternoon walking tour of Baroque Rome with visit to Trevo Fountain. Evening concert in Pantheon
Day-9. ROME: Morning visit to St. Peters Basilica. During the Mass in Basilica, a rare chance to hear St. peters' Choir performing the sacral music. Late afternoon concert in one of the venues in Rome
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
Sagrada Famila, Casa Mila, Barceloneta Beaches, Monastery of Montserat, Grand Via, Palacio Real, Prado Museum
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:
-round trip airfare
-airport taxes based on present fees of $610
-all transfers as per program
-music festival fees
-guided tour of Barcelona and Rome
-7 nights accommodation in hotels
-1 night on ferry (quad cabin accommodation)
-Mariden tour director
Not included: insurance, tips (euro 7 per person/day) drinks with dinner and shopping