Volterra is a haven of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance art that dominates the Cecina Valley. At 550 metres above sea level it offers spectacular views as far as the coast, and it is just an hour by car from the important cultural centres of Tuscany (Siena, Pisa, Florence, Livorno, Lucca) and only half an hour away from the beaches of the Tyrrhenian Coast and from San Gimignano.
Points of interest include the Piazza dei Priori, Roman theatre, Medici fortress and the Etruscan museum.
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 in Tuscany CAT 2 Concert Package 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 28th or 30th July 2018. Andrea Bocelli will perform as the main character in the opera Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano. Package includes 2 nights from the 29th July 2018 in the 4* Hotel San Lino on a half board (without drinks) basis in a double room, with CAT 2 concert tickets and return transfers by 15 seater bus from town centre meeting point. For availability for the performance on the 28th please enquirePDF Download: Other Hotel Options for Bocelli 2018
- See Andrea Bocelli’s special annual concert at his own Teatro del Silenzio in Tuscany!
- Enjoy the splendid opera Andrea Chenier by Umberto Giordano
- Explore the medieval town of Volterra
- Accommodation in classic room in 4* Hotel San Lino
- Half board basis (without drinks)
- Welcome drink
- CAT 2 tickets for Andrea Bocelli 28th July 2018 at the Teatro del Silenzio, Lajatico
- Return 15 seater bus transfers from Piazza Martiri Liberta which is a 6 min walk from the hotel
- 1 Travel memories gift per room
- Ticket delivery to the hotel
- Return airport transfers
- Meals & beverages – unless otherwise specified
- Local taxes where applicable
- Everything else not mentioned above
Andrea Bocelli Live
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.
Please note that due to new security measures you are not permitted to bring any of your own food or drink into the concert venue.
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. Please note that unlike prevousi years, this year you are NOT permitted to bring any food or drink into the venue! There will be catering facilites within the venue.
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 at this hotel. 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 walls of Volterra; it 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 specialist 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.
All rooms come with an en-suite bathroom, satellite TV, free WiFi access and a minibar.
Half board is included in the price and you can enjoy traditional rustic Tuscan dishes accompanied by a good selection of local wines from the menu.
Nearest Airport: Pisa Airport (approx. 1hr 5mins)
Other airports: Florence Airport (approx. 1hr 20mins)
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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