Tour Itinerary: August 1-6, 2017
Tuesday, August 1:
SAN FRANCISCO – ALBUQUERQUE AND SANTA FE
Depart from San Francisco airport for a flight to Albuquerque. Private van transfer to the first class Inn of the Governors in Santa Fe. Welcome reception and dinner.
Wednesday, August 2: SANTA FE
In the morning a lecture by Larry on the operas we shall be attending followed by a tour of Santa Fe’s spectacular opera house. The afternoon is free to enjoy sightseeing in an open-air van, or visit the museums and galleries. Independent dinner. The opera this evening is Alcina by Frederic Handel.
Thursday, August 3: SANTA FE
After breakfast Larry will provide us with an opera lecture. At noon, we’ll attend a performance at the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. There will be time to relax by the hotel’s swimming pool, continue enjoying the museums and galleries or visit Canyon Road with its many shops, galleries and restaurants. Independent dinner. The opera this evening is The Golden Cockerel by Rimsky-Korsakov.
Friday, August 4: SANTA FE
Day to do as you please. Optional trips will be offered to Georgia O’Keeffe’s home in Abiquiu and to the Santa Domingo Corn Dance Festival. Dinner tonight with a lecture at the opera house. Attend the world premiere of the (R)evolution of Steve Jobs by Mason Bates.
Saturday, August 5: SANTA FE
A visit to the home and studio of an artist is offered this morning. Afternoon independent activities. Dinner this evening before the performance of tonight’s opera, Lucia di Lammermoor by G Donizetti.
Sunday, August 6: SANTA FE – ALBUQUERQUE – SAN FRANCISCO
After breakfast depart via private motor coach to the airport for your trip to San Francisco.