Trip Status: OPEN

May 27- June 6, 2017
Tour Cost: $4875 (double occupancy)

This trip, first to Paris and then to the Loire Valley, is abundant in music, urban life, famous sights and also rural relaxation. Included in this trip is an opera, a symphonic concert, and much chamber music, along with fantastic French food, a wine tour in the Loire Valley, and time to unwind.



  • Paris
  • Sully-sur-Loire
  • Lots of music


  • Museums and famous sights in Paris
  • The Loire Valley wine country
  • Castles!


  • Eugene Onegin, with Anna Netrebko and Peter Mattei at Opera Bastille
  • The London Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Bernard Haitink, with Mitsuko Uchida as guest pianist at the Philharmonie
  • Wiener Solisten Septet, playing traditional Viennese chamber music at Theatre des Champs Elysees
  • Several concerts at the Loire Valley Chamber Music Festival
Hotel Franklin Roosevelt, Paris.

JOURNEY COST: $4875 (double occupancy)

  • Includes 4-star accommodations (double occupancy) for 5 nights in Paris, 3-star accommodations for 5 nights in Sully-sur-Loire, all meals, some of which will be very fine, performances, ground transportation in France, excursions, entrance fees to museums and castles, and administrative fees.
  • Not included are personal purchases and pampering.
  • Single supplement is $975.
  • NOTE: A deposit of $500 is required upon registration to secure a place on this journey.
  • Airfare is not included to enable travelers to use their “travel points,” upgrade flight arrangements, or to extend their trip.
  • Travel insurance is strongly encouraged.

To register for this journey, please click below.


*A detailed itinerary and policy page will be provided upon registration.

Hotel Burgevin, Sully-Sur-Loire.
Mitsuko Uchida

For details/questions, please call Joan Hill at 508-255-7907 or email her at

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