Lake Garda, Venice & The Verona Opera
Enjoy a classic opera performance in fascinating destinations. All of our Opera Holidays include everything that makes a holiday great; flights, transfers, hand-picked accommodation and city tours or excursions with our expert local guides. We also add an exceptional night at a world-famous Opera performance to make these getaways extra special for music lovers.
RTÉ lyric fm is teaming up with Travel Department for a very special programme. Listen in this August to hear 'Marty in the Morning' live from Tuscany. Soak up the unforgettable atmosphere at the Opera in Italy with RTÉ Lyric fm’s Marty Whelan. We are delighted to return to Tuscany to experience a special open-air performance of Puccini's greatest masterpiece Tosca in Torre del Lago.
Our selection of Opera Holidays travel to some fantastic European locations and more options which will be added throughout the year. Enjoy a spellbinding night at the Arena di Verona to take in an unforgettable performance of Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci or enjoy a night at the opera in the glorious surrounds of Tuscany and the Puccini Festival. There really is so much to savour on our opera holidays..
Travel Department holidays include flights, transfers and hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast, half board or full board basis, and excursions as specified.
All items that are included are clearly stated in our documentation. Add-ons such as insurance, bags and single room supplements are mentioned separately. In some cases you may have to pay a local departure tax or local transport cost. This will be detailed in your documentation and our local guides will assist you with these. Tipping is not included in your holiday price and information regarding tipping will also be included with your travel documents.
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
Deposit is required on booking and is dependent on your holiday type and starts at €100pp for city breaks. Full payment is due 10 weeks before departure hence if you book less than 10 weeks from departure full payment will be due when you book.
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.