Join the Waltz King and his Johann Strauss Orchestra in Vrijthof Square, Maastricht, for one of their special summer 2021 evening concerts. Travel with us to this magnificent setting for an extraordinary and unmissable night of musical entertainment, plus enjoy day trips to Antwerp and Amsterdam on this wonderful break. Concert Seating Plan The advertised price includes a 65€ face-value, CAT 5 seated ticket. Upgrades to 75€ face-value CAT 4, 85€ face-value CAT 3, 95€ face-value CAT 2, 115€ face-value CAT 1, and 140€ face-value Premium tickets are available for supplements (upgrade prices will be displayed during the booking process and will include any booking fees). Please note this is an outdoor concert with no tiered seating.
André Rieu live on the Vrijthof Square
Visits to Maastricht, Amsterdam and Antwerp
Leave London St Pancras by Eurostar in the morning or early afternoon. Upon arrival in Brussels, meet your Tour Manager and transfer to your chosen hotel. You're then free to relax for the rest of the day.
After breakfast, we'll travel to central Amsterdam where you'll have the afternoon free to shop and sightsee. Visit famous sights like the Royal Palace, the renowned Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum, or take advantage of our private afternoon cheese and wine cruise.In the late afternoon, our coach will take you back to your hotel.
Today we'll head to beautiful, historic Maastricht. Leaving the hotel at around 1pm, we will arrive in André's hometown with plenty of time to spare before your concert this evening. Stroll the delightful, pedestrianised cobbled streets around the Vrijthof Square, relax in one of the attractive cafes and bars, or take advantage of our optional private river cruise. Let a knowledgeable cruise guide bring the city to life, pointing out historic sights and places of interest, including André Rieu’s castle home on St Pieter’s Hill, as you enjoy a welcome drink and some cheese and biscuits.Later this evening, take your seat in Vrijthof Square for the highlight of your break - André Rieu and The Johann Strauss Orchestra in concert. Take in the stunning spectacle and enjoy wonderful music from the innovative showman's repertoire of waltzes, classics, operatic themes and music from well-loved films and musicals.After this not-to-be-missed experience, our coach will return you to the hotel.
Spend your morning relaxing before we head to historic Antwerp - the Diamond Capital of the World and home of Rubens. See the great market square, stroll the pretty cobbled streets, and perhaps visit its fine Gothic churches, magnificent railway station and Rubenshuis museum. In the late afternoon, our coach will take you back to your hotel for a final night in the Netherlands.
After breakfast, return to Brussels to board your Eurostar train home (which will depart in the afternoon or early evening), taking with you the memories of a wonderful concert break.
A 65€ face-value seated ticket to see Andre Rieu and The Johann Strauss Orchestra (upgrades available)
Visits to Maastricht, Antwerp and Amsterdam
Four nights' bed and continental breakfast accommodation in a four-star standard hotel in the Eindhoven area of the Netherlands
Return Eurostar rail travel from London St Pancras to Brussels
Coach travel and transfers throughout, as described in the itinerary
The services of a friendly Tour Manager
Single rooms are available for a supplement
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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