See ‘The Waltz King’ Andre Rieu play in his home city – join the legendary violinist on his triumphant return to Maastricht
Mail on Sunday Reporter
Showcasing his impressive repertoire of delightful melodies from opera, musicals, film and, of course, dazzling waltzes, international violin star Andre Rieu continues to enchant audiences year after year.
One of the greatest modern contributors to classical music, the man dubbed ‘The Waltz King’ performs in his home city of Maastricht each year – and you could delight in the unrivalled opportunity of seeing him live next July.
Delivering the experience of a lifetime, the three- and five-day packages allow you to enjoy some of the world’s finest music in a relaxing atmosphere. They also include guided tours of the delightful Dutch city.
Musical maestro : Andre’s concert in Maastricht earlier this year, pictured above
Why go to Maastricht?
As one of The Netherlands’ oldest cities, Maastricht exudes charm, with a new discovery waiting to be made at every corner. Explore the remains of Roman ruins on show in the Derlon Museum Cellar, admire buildings left by the city’s Spanish rulers in the 16th Century, take fascinating medieval city walks, and unravel a labyrinth of beguiling tunnels in this beautifully historic place.
Box office sensation
Not only will you uncover the history of Maastricht, you will watch Andre Rieu perform in his home city. Every year, he attracts more than 700,000 fans to his concerts, making him one of the top-ten touring acts in the world.
His concerts in Maastricht in July are broadcast live in cinemas around the world and have been known for smashing box office records.
Championed in the world of classical music for his pioneering style of performance, Andre started playing the violin at the age of five, and plays a 1667 Stradivarius.
Did you know?
The record-breaking maestro boasts over 40-million worldwide sales – no wonder the musical sensation continually sells out tours all over Europe year after year.
You will be joined by Andre Rieu (above)
- A seated ticket to see Andre Rieu & The Johann Strauss Orchestra, choir, soloists and special guests live in concert in Vrijthof Square in Maastricht (ticket upgrades available for a supplement).
- A visit to Maastricht, with its historic heart, lively cafes and shops.
- Visits to Amsterdam and Antwerp on the five-day breaks.
- Two or four nights’ four-star bed-and-breakfast accommodation.
- Return travel by air or Eurostar and coach transfers.
- Escorted by a tour manager.
HOW TO BOOK
The dates: Selected departures in July 2019 The price: From £459* for 3 days. Call 0844 472 3110 or visit www.mailtravel.co.uk
TERMS AND CONDITIONS: *From price based on July 5, 2019 departure from London St Pancras or Ebbsfleet by Eurostar. Our travel partner, Newmarket Holidays, is ABTA-bonded and ATOL-protected. For full terms and conditions, go to www.mailtravel.co.uk/andrerieu.