Wagner, Liszt and the Romantic
(Group offers 3 days / 2 nights)
Visit the city of Bayreuth and walk in the footsteps of Richard Wagner and his father Franz Liszt. This often stayed on a visit to Bayreuth. Immerse yourself into the lives of two great composers. Let us guide you to authentic locations in and around Bayreuth and enjoy the three-day journey into the romantic era of Wagner and Liszt.
Arrive and check in hotel. You will learn the two famous personalities Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner for a city tour "In the footsteps of Richard Wagner and Franz Liszt's" know and learn about their relationship to each other and to Bayreuth. Visit the grave chapel of Franz Liszt, and the grave of Richard and Cosima Wagner. A tip is the newly designed Walk of Wagner, who leads you to almost all the attractions of the two composers over.
In the morning visit the Festspielhaus, including the unique orchestra pit * and the UNESCO World Heritage Margrave Opera House in downtown Bayreuth. Afterwards you have the opportunity to explore the Bayreuth's city center by yourself. Stroll through the narrow streets of the historic old town, across the square and stroll through the many small shops of the Bayreuth dealer. Or, take a stroll through the Bayreuth garden.
Half day trip to Fantaisie Palace and Park and visit the art museum garden. The castle was built in 1761 for the art-loving daughter of Margrave Wilhelmine. Elisabeth Friederike Sophie was then allowed to create a late-baroque garden on their property until in 1780. Then you discover a romantic stroll with examples from literature and cultural history of the park Fantaisie. Our tour concludes with a reading from the exchange of letters between Wagner and Liszt and Richard Wagner to visit the room in the hotel Fantaisie.
Two nights accommodation with breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks not included, city tour "In the footsteps of Richard Wagner and Franz Liszt's" excursions and sightseeing as per itinerary, private bus required.
Price per person in a double room in a 3 star hotel 189 €
Price per person in a double room in a 4 star hotel 209 €
Single room supplement each: 39 €
Minimum number of participants
15 people, available all year round, except in mid-July - end of August.
Information and booking
Tourist Information Bayreuth Opernstraße 22, 95444 Bayreuth, Tel: 0921 / 885-888 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.bayreuth-tourismus.de
* If possible (subject to closure wg. Trial work, hard play operation).