WAGNER's I T A L Y - from bottom to top!

As a result of the COVID-19 virus closures in Italy

this tour has been CANCELLED.

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Tuesday,    1 st   S E P T E M B E R ,   2 0 2 0  

to   Tuesday,  15 th    S E P T E M B E R ,    2 0 2 0



               Draft itinerary – fine details are in active preparation and are subject to change.

Tuesday, 1st September 2020                      we arrive in PALERMO

                                                                     2 nights at the Excelsior Palace.

Wednesday, 2nd September 2020               guided walking tour of PALERMO

                                                                    (including the SICILIAN VESPERS site)

                                                                     and including Wagner’s Grand Hotel et des Palmes    

                                                                    (finished refit?)

Thursday, 3rd September 2020                    coach - visit the MONREALE CATHEDRAL

                                                                    and the temple at SEGESTA

                                                                     late afternoon – fly to NAPLES  

                                                                     3 nights at the Royal Continental hotel

Friday, 4th September 2020                         guided walking tour of NAPLES

Saturday, 5th September 2020                     coach – visit the Sybil’s cave at ancient CUMAE

                                                                    (Virgil’s Aeneid book 6)

Sunday, 6th September 2020                       coach – visit the rapidly-increasing discoveries

                                                                     at POMPEII

                                                                    continue to SORRENTO

                                                                    1 night at the Hilton hotel

Monday, 7th September 2020                      coach - “the Amalfi Drive” –

                                                                    to POSITANO, AMALFI and SALERNO

                                                                     including “Klingsor’s Magic Garden”

                                                                     at the Villa Rufolo, Ravello

                                                                     continue to PAESTUM 

                                                                     1 night at the Areston hotel

Tuesday, 8th September 2020                      morning – guided walking tour

                                                                     of the temples of PAESTUM

                                                                     coach – to ROME  

                                                                    3 nights at the Star Michelangelo hotel

Wednesday, 9th September 2020               day in ROME (including the statue to RIENZI

                                                                   … and the TOSCA sites)

Thursday, 10th September 2020                 day in ROME

                                                                   (including the TANNHÄUSER Pope’s Lateran Basilica)

Friday, 11th September 2020                      morning in ROME - afternoon coach to SIENA

                                                                   2 nights at the NH hotel

Saturday, 12th September 2020                  including the inspiration for the “Grail Castle”

                                                                    – the Siena Duomo

Sunday, 13th September 2020                     mid-afternoon – coach to train station in FLORENCE

                                                                    then bullet train to VENICE 

                                                                   2 nights at the Duodo Palace hotel

Monday, 14th September 2020                   day in VENICE

                                                                    including the Wagner Museum

                                                                    in the Palazzo Vendramin-Calergi                  

Tuesday, 15th September 2020                   to Venice’s Marco Polo airport

                                                                    – and fly home … or on elsewhere.


As a result of the COVID-19 virus closures in Italy

this tour has been CANCELLED.


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