December 22, 2017 - January 2, 2018
With The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House, Julius Caesar at the Barbican Theatre, Carols by Candlelight at the Royal Albert Hall, Beethoven’s Ninth, and a very special Christmas Eve Dinner at Simpson’s-in-the-Strand. Literary touring, Covent Garden Hotel London.
Get Tour Details Victorian London Holiday
March 8 - 17, 2018
Our tour will be led by Robert Markow, an internationally known music critic who has personally selected a rich and varied musical program for us. Performances include Les contes d’Hoffman, L’elisir d’amore, and concerts at Suntory and Orchard Halls with works by Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff, Chopin and more. Touring includes Kawagoe, Kamakura, Kyoto and Ueno Park.
Get Tour Details Tokyo
April 4 - 15, 2018
Adam Fischer conducts this Sven-Eric Bechtolf Der Ring des Nibelungen, featuring Stephen Gould, Eric Halfvarson and Iréne Theorin. This Ring has been hailed as a “revelation”, and under the baton of Adam Fischer, this is certain to be one of the year’s highlights for fans of Wagner.
Get Tour Details The Vienna Ring
April 10 - 20, 2018
An exclusive opportunity hosted by Maestro Victor DeRenzi and Executive Director Richard Russell. Tour Direction by Aria Tours President David Merritt. Featuring Cavalleria rusticana/Pagliacci, Tosca, Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, Beethoven/Schubert concert, Private evening tour of the Sistine Chapel, plus Pompeii, Alberobello and Ostuni.
Get Tour Details Sarasota Opera in Italy: Rome, Naples & Bari
April 24 - 30, 2018
3 spaces added
With the Grand Finals of the National Council Auditions, plus Tosca (de Billy; Netrebko, Álvarez, Volle), Cendrillon (de Billy; DiDonato, Kim, Coote, Blythe), Lucia di Lammermoor (Abbado; Yende, Fabiano, Kelsey) and Roméo et Juliette (Domingo; Pérez, Deshayes, Hymel).
Get Tour Details New York City
May 8 - 18, 2018
A Rosamund Gilmore production of the Ring, with Ulf Schirmer leading the world-renowned Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. La clemenza di Tito & Roméo et Juliette in Prague. Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof Leipzig; Aria Hotel Prague.
Get Tour Details The Leipzig Ring & Prague
June 14 - 25, 2018
With La bohème and Lohengrin at the Royal Opera Covent Garden, Der Rosenkavalier, Giulio Cesare and Madama Butterfly at Glyndebourne Festival Opera, plus Die Zauberflöte and Capriccio at the Garsington Opera.
Get Tour Details Glyndebourne, Garsington & London
June 18 - 25, 2018
1 space left
Donald Runnicles conducts this revered Francesca Zambello production of the Ring, with an outstanding cast: Evelyn Herlitzius, Daniel Brenna, Falk Struckmann, Greer Grimsley, Karita Mattila, Brandon Jovanovich and Jamie Barton. Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco.
Get Tour Details The San Francisco Ring
June 21 - 25, 2018
An American Soldier, Orfeo ed Euridice, La traviata and Regina at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. With lectures, pre-performance picnics and visual art touring. Accommodation is at the historic Chase Park Plaza, in the city’s vibrant Central West End, on the edge of Forest Park.
Get Tour Details Saint Louis
July 18 - 28, 2018
Kirill Petrenko conducts this Andreas Kriegenburg Ring, with Jonas Kaufmann and Nina Stemme. Plus Orlando Paladino, La traviata (Diana Damrau), Les vêpres siciliennes (Giannattasio, Schrott, Hymel) and a concert of Brahms & Bernstein. Hotel Bayerischer Hof Munich.
Get Tour Details The Deluxe Munich Ring
July 18 - 28, 2018
Kirill Petrenko conducts this Andreas Kriegenburg Ring, with Jonas Kaufmann and Nina Stemme. With Orlando Paladino, La traviata (Diana Damrau), and Les vêpres siciliennes (Giannattasio, Schrott, Hymel) plus Sonya Yoncheva & Piotr Beczala in recital. Hotel Bayerischer Hof Munich.
Get Tour Details The Munich Ring
August 6 - 13, 2018
John Adams’ Doctor Atomic, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, Rossini’s L’italiana in Algeri, Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos and Bernstein’s Candide, plus two mid-day concerts and the Apprentice Scenes
Get Tour Details Santa Fe
August 14 - 21, 2018
Four performances at the Edinburgh International Festival, one performance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, superb local touring, Scotch whisky tastings, golf options, Deluxe rooms at the Rocco Forte Balmoral Edinburgh.
Get Tour Details Edinburgh Festival & Scotch Whisky
September 18 - October 1, 2018
With Rigoletto, La traviata and Il trovatore in Florence (Hotel L’Orologio), Il barbiere di Siviglia in Venice (Baglioni Hotel Luna) and Macbeth, Un giorni di regno, Le Trouvère and Attila in Parma (Grand Hotel de la Ville). With access to the Carrara-Verdi family apartments at Sant’Agata and a private reception with the famed Club of the 27.
Get Tour Details Florence, Venice & The Verdi Festival in Parma
September 30 - October 10, 2018
2 spaces added
Antonio Pappano conducts this Keith Warner Ring at the Royal Opera House, featuring Nina Stemme, Johannes Martin Kränzle, John Lundgren, Emily Magee, Stefan Vinke and Stuart Skelton. With English National Opera, Royal Albert Hall, the Barbican, Windsor Castle, Hampton Court, the Churchill Museum & Cabinet War Rooms. Firmdale Covent Garden Hotel.
Get Tour Details London & the Covent Garden Ring
October 11 - 20, 2018
Experience three of the most popular cities in the Northwest: Victoria, Vancouver and Seattle. We have one performance in Victoria, two in Vancouver and two in Seattle (including 1 opera in each city). Accommodation is at the Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria, the Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver and the Fairmont Hotel Olympic in Seattle. Breathtaking scenery, private local touring and fine cuisine is to be had in all three locations.
Get Tour Details Victoria, Vancouver & Seattle