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Lake Garda
Price from
£449
Based on 4 night tour for
40 students and 4 staff
Basic price from
£385
3 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 5 staff

Dance & Drama school trips to Lake Garda

Dance & Drama school trips to Lake Garda

Overview

Lake Garda is long-established Equity Performing Arts destination with excellent accommodation and studios, experienced and knowledgeable resort representation and a fantastic programme of activities to inspire your Dance and Drama students. Commedia dell’Arte is a popular choice for Drama students visiting the region, while Dancers can choose from a wide variety of specialisations ranging from hip-hop to jazz. Visit the stunning city of Venice, where you’ll have the opportunity to take part in a Mask-Decorating workshop and soak up the city’s history and beauty. Groups can also enjoy the picturesque towns of Lake Garda and the ancient city of Verona, famous for Romeo and Juliet and the ancient Arena, still showing opera in the summer months.

 

Suggested Itineraries

BASIC

  • day
    1

     

    • Coach pick up from school and travel to Dover*
    • Ferry crossing & overnight travel
  • day
    2

     

    • Arrive in resort and check-in
    • Evening at leisure
  • day
    3

     

    • Workshops 1 & 2
    • Workshop 3
    • Lakeside town visit
    • Pizza evening
  • day
    4

     

    • Full day excursion to Venice
  • day
    5

     

    • Workshops 4 & 5
    • Excursion to Verona
    • Bowling
  • day
    6

     

    • Check-out of accommodation
    • Depart after lunch for return journey to Calais
  • day
    7

     

    • Ferry crossing and continue to school

* This programme is also available by air (at supplement).
PLEASE NOTE: Venice visits – all groups are subject to a local Tourist Tax, please enquire for more details.


What's Included?


  • 5 x Performing Arts workshops tailored to your group (group size usually 15-25 students per tutor).
  • Accommodation for the duration of your stay.
  • Return travel.
  • Fully comprehensive travel insurance.
  • Liaison with our Performing Arts Consultant to discuss your students’ needs and abilities relative to the workshop programme.


Other excursions and additional activities as shown on the suggested itinerary are at supplement and can be adjusted to your needs - please contact us for a quote, and our Performing Arts Product Manager will work with you to create an educational, enriching and entertaining itinerary for your students.

 

Curriculum Links

Accommodation

 

      Hotel San Vito

      Hotel San Vito

      • Great facilities
      • Ideal for groups

      Hotel San Vito has been a resounding hit with new and regular groups alike. The hotel is ideal for schools, offering excellent food and a warm family welcome.

      Location: In Negrar, a short coach ride from the lake or nearby Verona.

      Facilities: The hotel offers 114 rooms, plus a recreation area and garden.

      Accommodation: All rooms feature en-suite facilities.

      Meals: On-site restaurant.

      Hotel Centro Turistico Gardesano

      Hotel Centro Turistico Gardesano

      • Outdoor pool
      • Ideal for groups

      This hotel is ideal for school groups.

      Location: Busselengo in Lake Garda. 2.5hrs from Milan airports, 30 minutes from Verona.

      Facilities: The hotel has an on-site swimming pool, restaurant and bar/lounge.

      Accommodation: All rooms feature en-suite facilities.

      Meals: Buffet style meals.

      Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.


Subject Specific Excursions

Verona Opera (Jul-Aug)

In the early years of last century, the famous tenor from Verona, Giovanni Zenatello, sang an opera aria in the Arena for few friends who had gathered there by chance. They soon realized how good the acoustic was and decided to use it to perform a real opera. Between July and August you and your students could watch a spectacular opera staged within this 2000 year old Roman Amphitheatre.

Lake Garda boat trip

Take a boat trip around Lake Garda and explore this magnificent work of nature. The tour starts at one of the lake's idylic resorts and takes you on a leisurely cruise with spectacular scenery.

Malcesine Cable Car

For an outstanding view over Lake Garda there is nothing to beat a ride on the Malcesine cableway, which rises to 1,600m in just ten minutes and reaches an altitude of 1760m at the top of Monte Baldo. On a clear day you can see the whole of the lake, from Riva to Peschiera del Garda; a truly breathtaking panorama.

Mask Decorating (Venice)

A 2.5 hour workshop with a theoretical introduction to Venetian Masks and the unique opportunity to decorate and take home your own mask.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

Enquire now

Call our friendly team today on 01273 648 248 or submit your details online below and we'll get back to you soon!


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