AN UNFORGETTABLE ODYSSEY
A highlight of the Rolls-Royce event calendar, Venice to Villa d’Este celebrates the best of British and Italian luxury against the backdrop of the magnificent Italian Lakes.
This five-day Italian odyssey charts a north-westerly journey from Venice to Lombardy, with plentiful opportunities to enjoy culture, the finest craftsmanship and unparalleled luxury on a grand scale.
AN INVITATION TO VILLA D’ESTE
An exclusive invitation to Villa d’Este marks one of the highlights of the weekend. The breathtaking beauty of Lake Como forms the perfect backdrop to enjoy the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este – one of the world’s most prestigious celebrations of futuristic concept cars and revered classics.
Together with the Festival of Speed, Goodwood Revival and Porto Cervo Summer Studio, Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is an annual feature on the Rolls-Royce Motor Cars calendar of acclaimed international events.
THE ROMANCE OF VENICE
The journey begins in glorious Venice. After settling in at the renowned Danieli Hotel, explore the Bridge of Sighs and Rialto by gondola. In the evening, a seat in the royal box awaits at Venice’s oldest theatre, La Fenice, for a performance of La Traviata by Verdi – one of many operas that premiered at La Fenice, in 1853.
MAJESTIC ITALIAN LAKES
The next day offers an exclusive invitation to Bottega Veneta, with the opportunity to meet designers and enjoy a guided tour of the Italian fashion house, where 300 skilled artisans produce intrecciato, the brand’s signature braiding technique.
After savouring a private tasting menu at the Michelin-starred Ristorante Oseleta near Lake Garda, a spectacular helicopter trip offers magical views of the Italian lakes from the air.
CONCORSO D’ELEGANZA VILLA D’ESTE
After touching down in the grounds of The Grand Hotel Villa d’Este on the shores of Lake Como, relax into a luxury suite for the weekend: the perfect place to enjoy everything on offer at the exclusive Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este.
Rolls-Royce’s guests are exclusively invited to enjoy the Coppa d’Oro Villa d’Este parade and award ceremony.
A SPECTACULAR FINALE
A thrilling Rolls-Royce Motor Cars driving experience on legendary lakeside roads is followed by a speed boat journey to Locanda Island. A gala dinner and fireworks concludes the event in grand style.
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