The New Year’s Eve at the elegant Teatro Regio with the Operetta and for the first time the traditional but innovative New Year’s Concert “Vienna greets Russia” on 1st January by the Filarmonica Toscanini Orchestra at the astonishing Auditorium Niccolò Paganini will open the upcoming year in Parma. This will be the beginning of a special year for Parma that has been entitled as 2020 Italian Capital of Culture and recently awarded UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy.
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In Parma, at the Teatro Regio, an elegant temple of Italian opera, the night of San Silvestro offers the wonderful opportunity to experience an exclusive evening of music. The Operetta "Die Fledermaus" by Johann Strauss with great artists will open a glittering evening that will end with the toast celebrating the end of the year at the Teatro Regio, in the heart of the historic center of the ducal city. The following day, in the morning as for the best tradition, let’s celebrate the first day of the new year with the Concert “Vienna greets Russia” by the Filarmonica Toscanini Orchestra at the astonishing Auditorium Paganini with the great Julian Rachlin as conductor and violin and a programme devoted to dance. The programme includes not only the traditional "An der schönen blauen Donau" and the "Radetzky March", but also Čajkovskij pieces that will unveil the fine connection of Austro-Hungaric Court with the sumptuous imperial XVII century Russian one. Finally the virtuosity vortex created by Rachlin on the violin performing Fritz Kreisler’s music as if the violin itself is dancing, will let you astonished. After the concert, you will have the chance to have lunch at the Centro Produzione Musicale Arturo Toscanini in front of the beautiful Auditorium Paganini (available seats are in limited number).

This amazing location, the great artists and music will bring you to ideally dance on the notes of timeless classics.

Your stay can be enriched with a visit to the city, to other places of art, to Verdi Homelands and with many other proposals in the warmth of music and art pampered by excellent food.

Moreover possibility of:

  • Add one or more nights
  • Book guided tours with a cultural theme
  • Book visits and tastings of typical products
  • and so much more…

Duration

3 days/2 nights

Validity

from 30 Dec. 2019 to 02 Jan. 2020.

Suggested for

the tour is recommended for music and art lovers and for those who love exclusive experiences rich in atmosphere, art and culture.

The price includes:

  • 2 nights in hotel**** with breakfast
  • New Year’s Eve dinner before the operetta in a typical restaurant in Parma city center, drinks included
  • 1st category ticket for operetta "Die Fledermaus" at Teatro Regio di Parma
  • 1st category ticket for New Year’s Concert “Vienna greets Russia” at the Auditorium Niccolò Paganini
  • A souvenir from Parma
  • Free ticket delivery to the hotel reserved through Parma Incoming
  • Parma Incoming phone assistance during the tour

The price does not include:

Coach, transfers, tourist tax to be paid at the hotel (see details below), tips, extras, entrance fees to the monuments, meals and beverages not indicated in the programme and everything not expressively written under “The price includes”.

Price per person

Starting from 455,00 Euro per person in double room for min. 15 people in ****hotel in Parma city centre

Starting from 470,00 Euro per person in double room for min. 2 people in ****hotel in Parma city centre

First day

Arrival in Parma greeted by the Christmas lights and partying atmosphere. A day available to include guided tours to the historic center of Parma with its most significant monuments: the Teatro Farnese, a unique wooden theater in its kind, the Baptistery in pink marble of Verona and the Cathedral with the dome frescoed by Correggio.
At mid-afternoon, pre-operetta New Years’ Eve dinner in a typical restaurant in Parma to start celebrating the last day of the year with delicious dishes and delights of Parmesan cuisine.
Afterwards operetta "Die Fledermaus" at the Teatro Regio di Parma, one of the most famous theaters in Italy! At the end, toast to celebrate the end of the year with music and sparkling wine.
Overnight at hotel.

Second day

h. 10.45 “Vienna greets Russia” Concert by the Filarmonica Toscanini Orchestra at the astonishing Auditorium Paganini with the great Julian Rachlin as conductor and violin and a programme devoted to dance. The programme includes not only the traditional "An der schönen blauen Donau" and the "Radetzky March", but also Čajkovskij pieces that will unveil the fine connection of Austro-Hungaric Court with the sumptuous imperial XVII century Russian one. Finally the virtuosity vortex created by Rachlin on the violin performing Fritz Kreisler’s music as if the violin itself is dancing, will let you astonished.  
At the end possibility to have lunch at the concert location.
Afternoon at leisure to relax and enjoy the city life. Or you may devote your afternoon to a themed guided visit of Parma or to the beautiful fascinating castles of the province or to the Labirinto della Masone, the largest labyrinth in existence and the important FMR Art and book Collection. Just ask us for more!
Dinner at leisure.
Overnight at hotel.