© 2012 by CARASOULS TRAVEL SERVICES 

SAINT GEORGES INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL &

BLACK HISTORY HERITAGE –

MARCH 18-24, 2019, GUADELOUPE ISLANDS

Contact Rosa Lucas

rosalucas@carasouls.com

 

Pricing starting at $1100 Per Person Based on Double Occupancy

 

 PACKAGE INCLUDES:

·         6 Night Hotel Accommodations at Le Creole Beach Resort 

·         5 Lunches

·         4 VIP Dinners 

·         Airports transfers

·         Round trip transfers to activities

·         Entrance fees to the activities of visit as per the itinerary

EXCURSIONS INCLUDED –

·       Glass Bottom Kayak
·       Memorial Acte
·       Petit Canal
·       Fort Louis
·       Vip Access Red Carpet Saint Georges International Music Festival 
·       Fort Delgres
·       Vip Rum Tasting At Bologne Rhums

 

NOT INCLUDED:

·        Round Trip Air Fair JFK-PTP 

·        Meals not mentioned above

·       Any room service, telephone charges, mini bar, gratuities, or tips

·       Personal expenses

DAY 1:

MON. MARCH 18 – GRANDE TERRE

  • Departure at 2.25pm from JFK

  • Arrival in PTP at 7.30pm local time

  • Welcome by Ricostour & transfer to the hotel

  • Welcome drink and check in at La CREOLE beach hotel

 

DAY2:

TUE. MARCH 19 – GRANDE TERRE·  

      

  • 10am: Departure to Pointe a Pitre:

  • 10.30am: Visit of the MEMORIAL ACTE, Museum dedicated to the history of Slave Trade

 

  • Lunch in pointe à pitre at Yacht Club 

  • Return to Le Creole 

 

  • 8PM:SAINT GEORGES INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL: JAZZ NIGHT at La Creole Beach Hotel & Spa

 

DAY 3:

WED. MARCH 20 – GRANDE TERRE​

  • 9.30am departure to PETIT CANAL, former site of Slaves’ arrival from ships with slave market and the “SLAVES STEPS”

  • 12pm: Departure to PORT LOUIS
    Lunch in Poisson d’or Restaurant and beach time on Souffleur Beach

  • 7.30pm departure to Pointe a Pitre Saint Pierre & St Paul Church

  • Starring
    8PM: SAINT GEORGES INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL - OPERA- VIP ACCESS RED CARPET LEONTYNE PRICE OPERA TRIBUTE SCENES FROM OPERAS OF PUCCINI AND VERDIJ'Nai BRIDGES, Mezzo-soprano
    Léïla BRÉDENT, Soprano
    Darnell ISHMEL, Baritone
    Soloman HOWARD, Bass
    Chauncey PACKER, Tenor
    Karen SLACK, Soprano
    SAINT-GEORGES FESTIVAL ORCHESTRE | Marlon DANIEL, Conductor
    CHOEUR DES HOMMES DE BAILLIF | Luc SAINT-ÉLOY, Master of Ceremonies

  • VIP DINNER RECEPTION AT THE HOTEL DE LA VILLE

 

DAY 4: 
THUR. MARCH 21 – GRANDE TERRE

 

  • BEACH DAY
    11am Beach day in GOSIER on Datcha beach,

  • Lunch in One Love and Casa Datcha Restaurant

  • Island hop to the Gosier ilet by boat or in glass-bottom kayak

  • 7.30pm departure to Pointe a Pitre

 

  • 8PM:SAINT GEORGES INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL – OPERA -  VIP ACCESS RED CARPET
    POINTE A PITRE, MÉMORIAL ACTE
    CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT II
    HAVANA LYCEUM CUARTETO
    Coretta JEAN-ALEXIS MOUEZA, Soprano
    SAINT-GEORGES: String Quartet
    BERLIOZ: Les nuit d’été
    PEÑA CAMPO: New Work (world premiere)
    RAVEL: String Quartet in F Major

  • VIP DINNER RECEPTION AT THE MEMORIAL ACTE

 

DAY 5:
FRI. MARCH 22 – BASSE TERRE

  • 9.30am departure to Basse Terre

  • 10.45: visit of FORT DELGRES, Bastion of Guadeloupean Resistance against the reinstatement of Slavery in Guadeloupe in 1802 by Napoleon Bonaparte.

  • 12pm: VIP RUM TASTING AT BOLOGNE RHUMS, legacy of Chevalier St Georges. Rum shopping

  • Lunch and chill time in VIEUX FORT, Restaurant Pointe à l’ Aunay 

 

  • 8pm: SAINT GEORGES INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL – VIP ACCESS, L’ARCHIPEL,
    BASSE TERRE

    HARLEM CHAMBER PLAYERS
    SAINT-GEORGES: String Quartet
    MOZART: Adagio and Allegro in F Minor, K. 594
    TAFFANEL: Wind Quintet in G Minor
    POULENC: Sextet for Piano and Wind Quintet, FP 100
    COLERIDGE-TAYLOR: Nonet in F Minor, Op. 2

  • VIP DINNER RECEPTION

DAY 6:
SAT. MARCH 23 – GRANDE TERRE

  • 11am departure de pointe a pitre

  • Shopping, live music and colorful markets await in Pointe a Pitre, visit of the highlights of New Orleans of the Caribbean, Lunch in Bokit de luxe !  

  • 3pm: GWO KA CLASS, listed since 2014 by UNESCO as Intangible Cultural heritage of Humanity (class for all ages in gender includes dance, drums & head wrapping)

  • 5pm: return to the hotel

 

  • 7.30pm departure to Les Abymes,

  • ​8pm: FESTIVAL FINALE WITH AWARD CLOSING CEREMONY – OPERA - : VIP ACCESS RED CARPET
    Léïla BRÉDENT, Soprano | J'Nai BRIDGES, Mezzo-soprano | Darnell ISHMEL, Baritone
    Chauncey PACKER, Tenor | Karen SLACK, Soprano | Luc SAINT-ÉLOY, Maître de ceremonie
    SAINT-GEORGES FESTIVAL ORCHESTRE | Marlon DANIEL, Conductor
    SAINT-GEORGES: L'Amant anonyme, Op. 11 (selections)
    PROKOFIE : Symphony No 1 in D Major, Op. 25 “Classical”
    WALKER: Foils (In homage to Saint-Georges)
    STRAUSS: Der Rosenkavalier – Final

  • VIP DINNER RECEPTION

 

DAY 7:

SUN. MARCH 24 – GRANDE TERRE

  • 5.30am departure to the airport

  • 8.20am flight to JFK