George Enescu Festival small group tour of Romania – Sep 2017

28/Aug/2017 to 19/Sep/2017
George Enescu Festival small group tour of Romania The 2017 George Enescu International Festival (September 2 to 24) brings to Bucharest and a further seven cities more than  3,000 performers to some 80 events. For Odyssey Travellers we are pleased to be able to offer a escorted program that allows you to attend the 2017 George Enescu Festival small group tour. This small group tour is limited to 14 people. The tour includes five days touring Romania before the festival starts and then 16 days in Bucharest. Pricing per person for the 21 days of the George Enescu Festival small group tour as outlined below is expected to be in the order of AUD$9,500 per person twin share and AUD$11,000 for a solo traveller. Demand for the remaining tickets for the festival is expected to be above previous years making early booking essential if you wish to join this tour. This tour will be guaranteed when 6 bookings have been made and deposits received. Early booking is essential as season passes have already been sold out. George Enescu The Romanian composer George Enescu (1881-1955) is considered by many critics as one of the neglected giants of the twentieth century. Prodigiously gifted, composing pieces from the age of seven as he studied the violin and the piano. Enescu abilities enabled him to study at the Vienna Conservatory from the seven graduating just before his 13th birthday. Enescu was best known in America as a conductor
per person
23 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Gobi Desert Mongolia Dinosaur dig

Gobi Desert- Mongolia Dinosaur dig small groups paleontological tour

The first dinosaur nest of eggs was discovered in Mongolia during 1928.Following an introduction to Mongolian history, culture and desert landscapes, participants will Experience eight days on a paleontological dig.
16 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 3 - Moderate
Beethoven classical small group musical history tour

Beethoven: A Life Discovered – Sep 2017

07/Sep/2017 to 15/Sep/2017
Due to the special nature of this tour, we have limited the group size to 12 participants.
9 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate
England’s history of country houses and gardens

England’s history of country houses and gardens small group tours

The English Country House is one of the most celebrated symbols of Britain's heritage and identity.
21 days
British Isles
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Argentina Dinosaur dig incl Titanosaurus small group tours
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Argentina Dinosaur dig including Titanosaurus small group tours

Argentina Dinosaur dig including Titanosaurus Argentina Dinosaur dig including Titanosaurus. This is a small group tour led by paleontologist & Author John Pickrell to an Argentina Dinosaur dig including Titanosaurus. This link you can watch John's report on the October 2016 Gobi Desert dig. CLICK HERE. The 18 day tour gives you the opportunity to meet some of the best guides and experts on Argentina’s paleontological record. You will also have the opportunity to see  the largest herbivore and the largest carnivore dinosaurs that roamed the planet. Not only do you visit the key sites where the fossil record has been examined. The sites you visit have  made a substantial contribution to the earth’s fossil record.  During this tour you also get to participate on a dig during the tour. Participants spend 3 days at the Proyecto Dino Paleontology center. This site is managed by Scientists from the National University of Comahue.   After the dig you continue to explore further the paleontological record of Argentina. The tour visits sites of paleontological interest around the area of Trelew in the Peninsula Valdés. The Titanosaurus is unique because this is believed to be the largest dinosaur that walked the planet. Just a thigh bone of the Titanosaurus was 30metres long! This dinosaur is believed to been up to 40m long and 20m tall, weighing up to 100 tonnes, a herbivore. What you experience. The Argentina Dinosaur dig including Titanosaurus journeys from Buenos Aires out to Cordoba. The tour
17 days
Americas
Level 3 - Moderate
Caravaggio’s journey Italy, Malta, Sicily escorted small group tour 
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Caravaggio’s journey Italy, Malta, Sicily escorted small group tour

A Caravaggio-focused arts tour for Odyssey Travellers.
20 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate
art tours for mature travellers

Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany art tours for mature travellers

Most of us have already experienced the grandeur of classic galleries such as the Louvre and the National Gallery. It is time for us to be surprised by the lesser-known but equally wonderful smaller art galleries across Northwest Europe.
21 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Beyond Dutch masters

Beyond Dutch Masters – Short Tour – Oct 2017

02/Oct/2017 to 14/Oct/2017
Most of us have already experienced the grandeur of The Louvre, The National Gallery and The Metropolitan? Then it might be time for us to be surprised by the lesser-known, but equally wonderful, smaller art galleries across north-western Europe.
13 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
Theatre-Opera-Ballet and Classical Music Small group tours
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Theatre-Opera-Ballet and Classical Music Small group tours

A post-Christmas educational arts tour for Odyssey Travellers.
23 days
Americas, British Isles, Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate
music and performing arts short tour

European Music and Performing Arts Short Tour – 2018

29/Dec/2017 to 09/Jan/2018
A post-Christmas educational arts tour for Odyssey Travellers.
12 days
Europe
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate