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Puccini Festival at Torre del Lago

Dates: Jul - Aug

Daily departures
3 nights/4 days

 

Puccini Festival tour pacakge Torre del Lago 
The Puccini Festival has been an annual event since since 1954, the place where the musical composer Giacomo Puccini spent most of his life in Torre del Lago. This small and pretty town is located between Lake Massaciuccoli and the Tyrrhenian Sea, in the municipality of Viareggio, on the Tuscan coast, approximately 18 km from Lucca and Pisa. Each year the Festival welcomes 40,000 people in its recently renewed open-air theater. It is an intense and unique experience. The theatre is surrounded by the lake and the moon. A short walk from the wood and the Villa Mausoleo, where Giacomo Puccini lived and worked. The lake and its surroundings were strongly loved by Puccini, who used to find peace here, sharing also his life whit the villagers and the community of resident avant-garde artist at the beginning of the last century.

The closest cities to Torre del Lago are Viareggio (8km) or Pisa (18km). There are easy transportation by commuter train between Viareggio /Pisa and Torre del Lago. (train tickets sold locally for about 4Euro each) Trains are operating until 10pm, performances are ending around 11pm. Local taxi transfer after the performance possible (aproximately 30 - 40Euro per car)
Private car transfers from Pisa airport (or Florence airport ) can be arranged to hotels (see prices below) .
We also offer optional private guided Puccini tour of Lucca and also Torre Del Lago. (see details below) 

Puccini Festival Package in Viareggio or in Pisa includes:

  • 3nights first class hotel accommodation - standard room in Viareggio at Hotel Plaza De Russie or in Pisa at Hotel Bologna or similar with daily continental breakfast during the Puccini Festival
  • Category 1 ticket (Gold sector) to Puccini festival - Torre del Lago 

Package price in Euro ($ rate varies depending the exchange) for ViareggioHotel Plaza De Russie : 

2019 prices on request info@allegroholidays.com

Extra night in Viareggio at the 4star Hotel Plaza De Russie:
Euro 125 per person based on double occupancy / Single supplement: Euro 88

Optional full day (6hours) excursion to Lucca and Torre Del Lago
In Lucca visit of Church of San Paolino e Donato, exhibit Puccini Opera, Piazza Napoleone, Palazzo Ducale, Tatro Giglio, San Martino Cathedral, Caffee di Simo than visit Villa Puccini at Torre del Lago, have lunch in Lucca or in Torre del Lago.Including private guide , entrance fee to Villa Puccini , lunch in Lucca or in Torre del Lago without drinks.

Price: Euro 228 per person based on minimum 2 passengers traveling together (3 or more passengers discount apply)

Optional private car transportation during the 6 hours tour (if client is not renting a car) Euro 175 per person based on minimum 2 passengers traveling 

Additional tickets to Puccini Festival possible from Euro 129 and up

Hotel accommodation in Lucca:
Hotel Palazzo Busdraghi - 4star
Euro 100 per person per night based on double occupancy '/ Single supplement: Euro 94

Hotel Universo - 3star
Euro 82 per person per night based on double occupancy / Single supplement: Euro 58

Private car Transfer prices:
Pisa airport to Viareggio or to Lucca: Euro 113 per car one way

Florence airport to Pisa or Viareggio or Lucca: Euro 244 per car one way

Private car transfer to from Pisa or Viareggio for opera evening in Torre del Lago (night supplement included): Euro 175 per car one way

Optional car rental at Pisa airport for self driving option (pick up and drop off at Pisa airport) possible
prices on request!

 

* US$ rate varies depending the exchange rate   


 
Extensions to other cities in Italy or in other European countries are available on request!