Lucca is the birthplace of Puccini and you will be reminded of this as you wander through the historical centre. By night however, your awareness of Puccini will step a gear when you are collected for your private transfer to the lake (Torre del Lago), for your opera experience in the open-air arena overlooking such scenic surroundings.
Every summer the Puccini Opera Festival celebrates Puccini’s genius with some of his best loved operas, and now you can too! Not to be missed, limited event, perfect for treating someone you love.
Puccini was responsible for some of the world's most cherished operas including Madame Butterfly, La Boheme and many others. What better way to celebrate this fantastic composer ...Click for More Details
The Arena di Verona thrills audiences every summer with the open-air Roman arena. The acoustics are just superb as is the choice of popular, well loved operas that are performed ...Click for More Details
Combining not one but two very different cultural events, this break really provides the feel of Italian heritage and history. Begin in Siena for the Palio horse race with a wide ...Click for More Details
To say the whole event exceeded our expectations would be an understatement. Weekendalacarte arranged for everything to the letter which made this an unforgettable occasion. We would certainly recommend Weekendalacarte for the joy of going that extra mile when celebrating a special occasion.
The organisation was faultless, all transfers were on time and all the admin (tickets passes etc) delivered as expected…. I will have no hesitations in recommending your company to my friends and I look forward to our next business together.
One of the benefits of this time of year for Italian Short Breaks, is having a bit of a breather in the spring season, and being able to spend that time planning some new fantastic breaks. Sometimes these come from ...Read More
Italy is a fantastic city for a visit, and that is why so many people each year flock to the main cities of Venice, Florence, Milan and Rome. At only around a 2hr plane flight, with gourmet cuisine and fine wine, ...Read More