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Sensational Macerata Opera Festival

Break Available: 17 July - 09 Aug 2020
4 days

Price Per Person From £1,095

With the inspiration being the Verona arena, the Macerata Opera Festival has been holding opera performances since 1914 and now every July and August, this open-air arena performs a select number of operas to delight.

Operas can include Carmen and Rigoletto in full regalia.

Macerata Opera Festival

The town itself is nestled between the sea to the east and the mountains to the west, so you have the flexibility to make this a city or country break to suit.

Italian Short Breaks are a legally authorised trading body who are officially permitted to sell tickets for the Macerata Festival in Italy. Many ticket only web sites are not legally authorised to do so. We will always guarantee your seats and ticket level at booking stage.

Highlights

  • Best seats at the Macerata Opera Festival
  • 3 nights accommodation in scenic accommodation set in a stunning tranquil park
  • Private opera transfers and airport transfers
  • Optional Extras to suit
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Day by Day Itinerary
 
 
 
 

Day 1
Fly to Ancona and Private Transfer to your hotel

Day 1
Fly to Ancona and Private Transfer to your hotel

Fly into Ancona where your private driver will be waiting to transfer you to Villa Quiete (around 1hr).

4 star Villa Quiete is around a 10mins drive from the arena and in the quiet parklands of Montecassiano. This setting is perfect for those wanting to unwind and spend time around the pool.

Your location is between the sea to the east and the mountains to the west, and only 30km from the adriatic Sea and the wild Comero beaches. An hour’s drive takes you to the National Park of Monti Sibillini.

Rest of day at leisure to explore.

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Day 2 - Day at leisure and Attend the Macerata Opera Festival

Day 2 - Day at leisure and Attend the Macerata Opera Festival

Day at leisure to explore enjoy the hotel or alternatively, why not take a short taxi ride into Macerata to explore the town.

You could explore Palazzo Buonaccorsi which houses the Modern Art Museums, the Ancient Art Museum and the Carriage Museum. You also have the option of Pinacoteca of Palazzo Ricci where the modern art gallery is located and climbing the Civic Tower for the Astronomic Clock.

Things to do in Macerata.

This evening, your private driver will transfer you the short distance to the Macerata Arena for your opera performance.  For more information on Seating & Practical Advice. The Macerata Sferisterio Opera Festival runs from the 17 July – 09 August 2020. After the performance, your private driver will transfer you back to the villa.

The Schedule 2020:

17 July – Tosca
18 July – Don Giovanni
19 July – Il Trovatore
24 July – Don Giovanni
25 July – Il Trovatore
26 July – Tosca
31 July – Il Trovatore

01 Aug – Tosca
02 Aug – Don Giovanni
7 Aug – Tosca
8 Aug – Don Giovanni
9 Aug – Il Trovatore

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Day 3 - Day at Leisure

Day 3 - Day at Leisure

Day at leisure to explore the local sites of Macerata further or sit back and enjoy the pool.

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Day 4 - Private Transfer to the airport for flight home

Day 4 - Private Transfer to the airport for flight home

At leisure until your private transfer to the airport for your flight home.

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Accommodation

Where You'll Stay

Villa Quiete, Montecassiano

Villa Quiete aerial shot, Montecassiano, Italy
Villa Quiete Junior Suite, Montecassiano, Italy
Villa Quiete pool, Montecassiano, Italy
Parkland surrounding Villa Quiete, Montecassiano, Italy

Villa Quiete, Montecassiano

This 18th century mansion has been lovingly turned into a secluded hotel in the ground of a large park. With original furniture pieces throughout and the noble rooms, you will feel like you are staying with the Italian royalty.

The hotel boasts a 28,000 square metres park with exotic species, flowers, fountains and pathways to help you reach your zen, along with a relaxing outdoor pool, solarium terrace and a la Carte restaurant.

Located within a 10 minutes drive from Macerata, this hotel is perfect for a bit of relaxation before your night at the opera, but also ideal for trips to the nearby towns of Recanati and Loreto, or some time on the Conero Riviera sea and the Mount Sibillini National Park.

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A brilliant trip. Thank you so much for the perfect organisation. We will recommend you to all our friends!

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What's included & departure airports

What's Included?

  • Best seats at the Macerata Opera Festival
  • 3 nights accommodation at scenic Villa Quiete in the park
  • Private opera transfers and airport transfers
  • Flights

Departure airports:

  • Gatwick
  • Stansted

All other airports are indirect unless you fly from Heathrow into Bologna in which case the transfer time will be around 2hrs.

Our international clients are welcome to book their own flights.

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