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 live Lajatico 3rd August CAT 5 tickets staying at 4* Hotel San Lino in Volterra
See Andrea Bocelli live at his Teatro del Silenzio for his special annual homecoming opera concert on 3rd August 2017. The 2017 show will be his twelfth edition. Andrea Bocelli will perform a lyrical repertoire in his hometown. Package includes 3 nights from the 2nd August in the 4* Hotel San Lino on a half board (without drinks) basis in a double room, with CAT 5 concert tickets and return mini-van transfers from Church of San Francesco's gate (opposite the hotel) to the concert
- See Andrea Bocelli’s special annual concert at his own Teatro del Silenzio in Tuscany!
- This year’s show will be his twelfth edition of his homecoming concert.
- Explore nearby sights in your 3-night stay, such as the medieval town of Volterra, or the cultural cities of Pisa or Florence.
- Accommodation in classic or superior double room in 4* Hotel San Lino
- Half board basis (without drinks)
- Welcome drink
- CAT 5 tickets for Andrea Bocelli on 3rd August 2017 at the Teatro del Silenzio, Lajatico
- Return mini-van transfers from the gate of the Church of San Francesco (opposite Hotel San Lino) to concert
- 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
3rd August 2017
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.
4* Hotel San Lino
4* Hotel San Lino is situated within the medieval wall of Volterra and was originally built as a convent in 1480 and remained as such until 1982 when it became a hotel. The building maintains a certain mystic aspect of its original "life" thanks to specialized renovations which have helped to enhance its historic charm whilst introducing necessary modern day comforts.
It offers a garden with outdoor swimming pool and panoramic sun terrace. WI-Fi is free.
All rooms come with an en-suite bathroom, satellite TV and a minibar.
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 for 15km before turning left onto Via S. Lino. The hotel will be on the left-hand side.
By Public Transport
Approx. 2hrs - Take the LAM rossa bus towards Park Pietrasantina and alight at Pisa Stazione Fs. From here transfer onto the Pisa-Livorno-Grosseto (Rm) (Tirrencia sud) train service 11889 to Piomb.Bin.Mare. Get off the train at Cecina. Here you will get onto your final bus – the 790 towards Volterra, where you will get off after an hour at Volterra S.Alessandro. Near this stop you will find the Hotel San Lino.
By Private Transfer
Taxi available outside airport. Private transfer available on request after main booking.
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