Dertour has launched a new ‘Sea & Music’ cruise of the Eastern Mediterranean for next year, featuring the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and has a stand-alone brochure available on request from travel agents.
Guests will sail on MeinSchiff 1 and the itinerary includes Istanbul, Athens, Valetta and Ephesus. The programme includes chamber concerts by members of the ensemble on board, as well as gala concerts under the direction of Herbert Blomstedt ashore and also features world-class soloists Rudolf Buchbinder, Rainer Honeck and Angelika Kirschlager. Prices start from £2,649 per person to include seven nights’ full board accommodation, flights from Heathrow, transfers, all gratuities, port taxes and visas for onshore visits to concerts, or as part of an organised excursion. Based on two people sharing, the holiday departs on July 6.