Welcome to Pesaro, a city rich in history, culture, and scenic beauty, which comes to life especially during the Rossini Opera Festival. This captivating tour will take you through the picturesque streets and iconic places of Pesaro, immersing you in the unique atmosphere of this Marche region city.
Pesaro, located along the Adriatic coast, boasts a millennia-old history reflected in its architectural treasures and cultural traditions. However, it is the connection with the composer Gioachino Rossini that makes Pesaro an unmissable destination, especially during the Rossini Opera Festival.
The Rossini Opera Festival is an internationally renowned event celebrating the musical genius of Rossini, born in Pesaro in 1792. During the festival, the city transforms into a vibrant stage, with historic theaters hosting extraordinary performances, concerts, and cultural events. The atmosphere is filled with emotions, featuring world-renowned artists presenting some of the composer’s most famous works, creating an unforgettable experience for music enthusiasts.
The tour begins with a visit to Rossini’s birthplace, a house-museum providing an overview of the composer’s life and legacy. Next, we head to the Rossini Theatre, an architectural gem from the 19th century, where you can witness magical performances paying homage to Rossini’s musical genius. Along the way, you’ll be enchanted by picturesque streets, historic cafes, and charming corners that inspired the great composer.
Furthermore, the itinerary will take you to the discovery of Urbino, the hometown of the painter Raphael. Here, we’ll provide you with tickets to visit the marvelous Ducal Palace of the Dukes of Montefeltro, which includes a canvas by Raphael and the famous “studiolo” in the Duke’s woodland.
In summary, this tour promises to transport you to a world of enchanting melodies, fascinating history, and timeless beauty. Get ready to experience a unique journey that will leave you with indelible memories and a deeper love for Italian opera and culture.
August 2024 – flexible dates from the 7th to the 23rd (Rossini Opera Festival dates)
Arrival by own means of transport in Pesaro; our expert guides will take you on a journey through the centuries of history and culture that this city has to offer. During the guided tour, you will explore the most iconic places in Pesaro, including historic buildings, ancient churches and art museums, discovering the secrets behind the works of art and characters that have shaped the history of this city. We will continue to discover Rossini's House in Pesaro, an extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in the intimacy and environment in which the great maestro Gioachino Rossini spent part of his life. This is an inviting window into the composer's private world, an experience that will allow you to wander through the rooms that hosted ideas, compositions and moments of pure creativity. At the end of the visit, you can crown this experience with a special dinner, savoring a "Rossinian menu" inspired by the culinary delights of the time, in the Rossini Bistrot restaurant. This tourist package is designed for those who wish to completely immerse themselves in the art, history and in the culture of Pesaro, Italian Capital of Culture 2024, and we are certain that it will be an unforgettable experience.
Breakfast at the hotel and free day to discover Urbino, birthplace of the painter Raphael, where we will provide you with tickets to visit the marvelous Palazzo Ducale of the Dukes of Montefeltro, which also includes among its works a canvas by Raphael, in addition to the famous "studiolo" in Duke's wood. Return to Pesaro in the afternoon to prepare for the opera evening at the Rossini Opera Festival, where we will provide you with tickets for the show that interests you most. The 2024 program includes Bianca e Falliero, L'Equivoco Stravagante, Hermione, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Il Viaggio a Reims, Messa di Ravenna. Overnight at Hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel and check out. Departure.
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|From 7 August 2024 to 23 August 2024
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Duration: 12 days / 11 nights
from € 3,750 - Excluding flights
Duration: 10 days / 9 nights
from € 3,750 - Excluding flights
Duration: 11 days / 10 nights
from € 2,850 - Included flights
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