Volterra is a haven of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance art that dominates the Cecina Valley. Volterra is 550 metres above sea level and affording spectacular views as far as the sea.
It is one of the most unspoilt areas in the region, close to other important art centres and the coast, this is an ideal choice for a concert break in Tuscany.
Volterra is just an hour by car from the important cultural centres of Tuscany (Siena, Pisa, Florence, Livorno, Lucca) and just half an hour away from the beaches of the Tyrrhenian Coast and from San Gimignano.
Teatro del Silenzio
Teatro del Silenzio is an Italian open air amphitheater just outside of Lajatico, a small village in Tuscany. Lajatico is the hometown of Andrea Bocelli. The theatre hosts the Andrea Bocelli concert once a year every July. It is 45 km from Pisa and 95 km from Florence.
Andrea Bocelli Concert Package Cat 6 with 3* Hotel Foresteria
See Andrea Bocelli live at his Teatro del Silenzio for his special annual homecoming opera concert on 28th July 2018. The 2018 show will be his thirteenth edition. Bocelli will be the main character in the opera Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano. Package includes 2 nights from the 27th July 2018 in the 3* Hotel Foresteria or similar on a B&B basis in a double/twin room, with concert tickets and return mini van concert transfersPDF Download: Andre Bocelli Hotel Options 2018
- See Andrea Bocelli’s special annual concert at his own Teatro del Silenzio in Tuscany!
- This year’s show will be his thirteenth edition of his homecoming concert.
- Explore nearby sights during your 2-night concert break, such as the medieval town of Volterra, or the cultural cities of Pisa or Florence.
- Accommodation in double room in 3* Hotel Nazionale or similar
- Bed & breakfast basis
- Concert tickets for Andrea Bocelli on 28th July 2018 at the Teatro del Silenzio, Lajatico
- Return mini van transfers to concert and back
- 1 Travel memories gift per room
- Ticket delivery to the hotel
- Meals & beverages – unless otherwise specified
- Return airport transfers
- Local taxes where applicable
- Everything else not mentioned above
Andrea Bocelli Live
Saturday 28th July 2018
Teatro del Silenzio
Online Booking: This package is fully bookable online; just select the green date on the calendar and the page will update with a default package. Under the "How many people box", there will be a "room type" box, click on this box to expand it. This displays the accommodation package with the various available ticket categories alongside the total prices for each. If the ticket category you desire is not there, please contact our customer services as we may have some in reserve.
Dress code: There is no dress code but we would recommend that you do not wear shorts or t-shirts. The concert is outside so it may be best to carry a light jacket or cardigan.
Transfers: Transfer time to venue is approx. 45 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic. If you have paid for bus transfers then there will be a meeting location and time on your voucher. If you have paid for a mini-van transfer from your hotel to the venue, your hotel pick-up time will be on your voucher, or issued via email before your arrival. This is usually around 5.00 pm. All of our transfer services will leave you at the venue drop off point. You will then have to walk 1 km to the venue along a gravel path. It is highly recommended that you wear comfortable shoes as you will have to walk the short distance down a gravel path to the venue. Also it can become cool at night so wear suitable clothing.
Booking Conditions: Once booked the tickets and transfers are non-refundable. If you cancel you will only receive a percentage of a refund for your hotel accommodation this depends on the period of notice we receive that you wish to cancel. Please see our full Terms and Conditions for more information. In case of strike announced by the theatre management and/or in case of “Force Majeure” (e.g. natural disaster or performer illness). ActivityBreaks will not be held responsible for the event cancellation and will refund only the face value of the tickets (additional commission will not be reimbursed). Important: The event organisers have a laid back attitude and the concert start time may vary but our transfer services will ensure you are there in good time, but there is a possibility you may have to queue in line before getting to your seat. We would recommend that you bring a rucksack with some drinks and snacks as it is a long night (small amounts of alcohol are permitted, ie mini bottles of wine) and you may not get back to your hotel till after midnight. There are catering facilities at the venue but they can be very expensive and limited.
This event is not suitable for those who cannot walk unaided. If you have any mobility issues you must contact us before booking.
We can provide extra nights. Please contact our customer service team before booking to arrange this. If you contact us we need to know: your date of arrival, how many nights you want. Ticket upgrades are also available on request, subject to availability. Half board upgrades are available upon request, please contact our customer services for more information. OTHER TICKET CATEGORIES MAY BE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST - SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY
Your Andrea Bocelli Tickets will be delivered to your hotel for your arrival. You will be emailed a travel voucher after booking, you will need to print this and bring it with you to redeem your tickets upon check-in
3* Hotel Foresteria
The Hotel Foresteria is situated at 1 km from Porta a Selci, one of the ancient access gates of Volterra. From this Hotel, you can easily reach the historical center, the famous Piazza dei Priori and the most important museums of the city.
The Hotel La Foresteria, overlooking the typical Tuscan landscape, that you can admire from all the bedrooms, offers to all its guests a pleasant stay in comfortable rooms furnished with modern, functional style and is wheelchair friendly in most parts. It is an ideal location for people who love peace and quiet, but still within a 20 minute walking into the centre of Volterra.
Nearest Airport: Pisa Airport (approx. 1hr5mins)
Other airports: Florence Airport (approx. 1hr20mins)
Get onto the Superstrada Firenze Pisa Livorno from Via Pier Giorgio Ballini and Via Eugenio III. Exit for Ponsacco onto the SP 67/Via Variante Srt 439 to Ponsacco. Then follow SR439 to Lajatico. Follow the Strada Provinciale Volterrana/SP15 in Volterra to Via dei Marchesi. The hotel is just on the left-hand side.
By Public Transport
Take the LAM rossa bus towards Park Pietrasantina and alight at Pisa Stazione Fs. From here transfer onto the Firenze-Pisa bus service 34007/34006 to Firenze Smn. Get off the bus at Pontedera C.T. Here you will get onto your final bus – the 500 towards Volterra, where you will get off after an hour at Porta S. Francesco. 550m away from this stop you will find the Hotel Nazionale on the left-hand side down the Via S. Lino.
By Private Transfer
Taxi available outside airport. Private transfer available on request after main booking.
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