An unforgettable opportunity; Andrea Bocelli at the Teatro del Silenzio, 20 th July 2014
Day 1: Arrival to Rome and Bocelli FarmHouse
Your English speaking driver will pick you up in at the airport in Rome (or Florence), the same driver will stay with you throughout the duration of your three day Teatro del Silenzio Bocelli Tour, and he will always be ready and willing to provide your party with facts and information regarding the beautiful Italian localities that you will be exploring during your time together. On the way to the farmhouse, your driver will take you to the best known towns in this region, SanGimignano and Siena. First stop is the small village of SanGimignano with all it’s towers, is a small walled medieval hill town in the province of Siena important for its time and now one of the most visited towns in Tuscany. Afternoon you will reach Siena where you will be exploring the main square, Piazza del Campo, the home of the Palio delle Contrade, the famous horse races that occur twice a year, following a visit to the Duomo before heading to your luxury accommodation in one of the recently refurbished apartments at the Bocelli family FarmHouse.
Day 2: Volterra, Lajatico and the concert
After having enjoyed a hearty continental breakfast at the Bocelli family FarmHouse, your knowledgeable English speaking driver will take you to the neighboring town of Volterra. Today one of the most famous towns in the region of Tuscany, built high on the rolling hills, where you can find an marvelous view and enchanting sites in the city, from the ancient Romans theater to Piazza dei Priori, where Andrea Bocelli performed more then 20 years ago. Next is Lajatico, the birthplace of Italy’s most celebrated and beloved tenor, Andrea Bocelli. In this lovely town is where Teatro del Silenzio, Andrea’s celebrated and unique concert venue from which he holds a sell-out concert just once every year. When not in use, the stalls are dismantled and transformed into a beautiful artificial lake.
Finally the concert, the seats that you have been allocated in order to enjoy this marvelous spectacle are some of the best in this open-air venue allowing you to make the most of this unique experience. You will also be greeted with a delightful aperitif before the concert kicks off. Get ready for an evening you will never forget…. A truly unforgettable moment of magic alongside the maestro Andrea Bocelli will be enjoyed by all those lucky enough to get hold of a ticket!
Day 3: Florence and Back to Rome.
After having enjoyed a hearty continental breakfast at the Bocelli family FarmHouse, your knowledgeable English speaking driver will take you to Florence, the “cradle of renaissance”. You will be fascinated by its numerous monuments, churches, and buildings, as Santa Maria del Fiore, more commonly referred to as The Duomo, the Baptistery, with its bronze doors that Michelangelo dubbed the “Gates of Paradise.” Spend the afternoon strolling the Uffizi art gallery where some of the best known paintings are located and of course end your tour with Accademia, the home to Michelangelo’s David. You have the whole day to explore Florence before getting to Rome and say farewell to your driver.
Note: The requirement for booking is 50% prepayment, not refundable