BBC personality Aled Jones experienced a Europe River Cruise with Scenic Tours to film a new television program, Classical Destinations that starts in the coming weeks on SBS. Welsh singer and television and radio presenter, Aled Jones travelled from Budapest to Amsterdam with Scenic Tours to unveil the history and culture of classical music in Europe.
Join Aled Jones on this unforgettable journey stopping at all the cities and towns where so many of the world’s great composers lived, worked and composed Vienna, Linz, Melk, Salzburg, Bratislava, Bonn, Cologne, Bayreuth and the picturesque historic German towns of the Rhine River and Rhine Gorge. Much of the world’s greatest classical music was inspired by the scenery along these magnificent European rivers the Danube, the Main and the Rhine. Having performed as a singer from a young age, he brings passion, enthusiasm and an understanding of classical music as a host.
Aled Jones travelled the Scenic Tours 15 Day Jewels of Europe River Cruise. Scenic Tours are offering free flights on this popular cruise for bookings made by 15 October 2013. Prices start from $7,395 per person twin share including flights with taxes and 15 day cruise with unlimited beverages, all meals, private butler service, all excursions, events and entertainment, Wi-Fi, airport transfers, and all tipping and gratuities. On this itinerary, guests will enjoy sailing though the Wachau Valley and the Rhine Gorge, they will discover Vienna’s Spanish Riding School, Cesky Krumlov and German village life; and they will experience a private Viennese concert in Palais Lichtenstein and a medieval dinner at Marksburg Castle.
Tune into SBS every Friday starting 09 August 2013 at 6:00pm (AEST) for 13 weeks – check your local guide.