Allegro Holidays

Allegro Holidays

October 20, 2005 11:00 ET

Allegro Holidays: North America's Premier Classical Music Tour Operator Launches Danube River 'Germany' Cruises to Celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Mozart's Birth

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 20, 2005) - 2006 marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Allegro Holidays, the leading North American music tour operator, is offering Danube River cruises dedicated to Mozart's works. In addition to their classical music cruises the company has introduced these anniversary cruises with 5 sailing dates in 2006, on 27 May, 3 June, and the 2, 9 and 16 September to coincide with this special year. "We are excited about this offer, it really is a classical music lover's dream" says Allegro Owner Madeline Ferenzy.

Embarking from Passau Germany the cruise ship ' MS ARMADEUS' will travel along the Danube, the second longest river in Europe, complete with a Viennese ensemble entertaining guests daily with Mozart's most famous works, arriving in Budapest, the famous capital of Hungary after 7 days.

Shore excursions include many sites related to Mozart's life including his birth house in Salzburg or the Villa Betramka where he often stayed during his visits to Prague, as well as the famous Estate Theatre where the Don Giovanni first premiered.

Prices start at Euro 1370 or US$ 1699 per person with all outside cabins on the 5 star Ms Amadeus ship. "Response has been tremendous most space is sold out with only a few cabins left on each sailing" adds Ferenzy.

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About Allegro Holidays

Allegro Holidays is a specialty tour operator offering intriguing and unique tours for intellectually demanding travelers. We feature events such as: Verona Opera Festival, Vienna Imperial Ball, Salzburg Summer Music Festival, Munich Summer Opera Festival, and many others.

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