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"Experience Leipzig during the Mahler Festival"
Travel period 16 May to 21 May 2021

A Musical Delight

Leipzig's Gewandhaus © Jens Gerber

To mark the 110 anniversary of Gustav Mahler's death, the Gewandhaus zu Leipzig is hosting the Mahler Festival 2021, which will take you on an exciting and unforgettable journey through Leipzig, the city of music. As part of our travel offer, you can choose your travel dates and the concert tickets for your own personal concert highlights.


  • 2 x nights incl. breakfast from 16.05 - 21.05.2021 at a hotel in a prime downtown location
  • Participation in the combined public city tour (German, 1 h tour + 1.5 h tour) on the second day of your stay at 10: 30 am or in the city tour "Gustav Mahler in Leipzig" (available on 14.05., 15.05., 16.05., 21.05. and 22.05.2021, each 11: 00 a.m. from Tourist Information, Katharinenstr. 8 in German and English language)
  • One-time admission to the Bach Museum
  • 1 x Dinner "Leipzig, the City of Music" (3-course menu without drinks) in the historic Gasthaus Barthels Hof on an evening of your choice
  • Brokerage service for concert events of your choice (plus ticket price)
  • 1 musical surprise (CD) per room
  • 1 tourist map per room

Note: The travel package includes 2 overnight stays from 16 May to 21 May 2021. Please let us know your preferred travel date. Additional nights are possible on request and subject to availability.

Registration deadline

30 November 2020

Please note: The availability of hotel rooms and tickets is limited. We therefore recommend early booking.

Other travel dates:

Do you already have other plans for the above travel period and still want to enjoy the Mahler Festival? No problem. We have put together two other attractive travel offers.

Travel offer "Mahler Festival 2021 / "Resurrection Symphony" from 13.05.-16.05.2021 can be found here.

Travel offer "Mahler Festival 2021" / "Symphony of a Thousand" from 21.5.-24.5.2021 can be found here.

Menu "Leipzig, the City of Music" at Barthels Hof restaurant

Steamed char fillet from Wermsdorf
on a bed of cucumber with lemon foam

Medium roasted pork medallion in Barthel's pepper jus
with romanesque florets
and a layered bacon potato cake

Leipzig Desserts
half a Leipziger Lerche (marzipan pastry) with wild berry ragout
with a Leipziger Räbchen (fried plum and marzipan pastry)

Note: If you would prefer a vegetarian option, please let us know.


Accommodation at the Adina Apartment Hotel Leipzig (Brühl 50, 04109 Leipzig) or at the Vienna House Easy Leipzig (Goethestr. 11, 04109 Leipzig):
starting at € 249 per person in double room plus tickets
single room surcharge: € 90

Additional nights (Attention: Adina Apartment Hotel only available until date of departure 19.05.)
from € 60 per person in double room
from € 105 per person in single room

Accommodation at the Seaside Park Hotel Leipzig (Richard-Wagner-Str. 7, 04109 Leipzig) or at the Radisson Blu Hotel Leipzig (Augustusplatz 5-6, 04109 Leipzig):
starting from € 299 per person in double room plus tickets
single room surcharge: € 120

Additional nights:
from € 85 per person in a double room
Single room surcharge from € 145

Accommodation at the Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof Leipzig (Salzgäßchen 6, 04109 Leipzig):
starting at € 349 per person in double room plus tickets
Single room surcharge: € 170

Additional nights:
from € 109 per person in a double room
Single room surcharge from € 195

Bookable concerts and ticket prices

16 May 2021, 11:00 am: London Symphony Orchestra (Sir Simon Rattle) - 6th Symphony a minor ("tragic")
Price group 1: € 135,00 per ticket
Price group II: € 105.00 per ticket

16 May 2021, 6:00 pm: Berliner Philharmoniker, (Kirill Petrenko) - 9th Symphony D major
Price group II: € 115.00 per ticket

17 May 2021, 8:00 pm: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Mariss Jansons, Bavarian Radio Choir) - 3rd Symphony D major
Price group II: € 105.00 per ticket

18 May 2021, 8:00 pm: Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester (Daniele Gatti) - 10th Symphony F sharp major (Completed by Deryck Cooke)
Price group II: € 65.00 per ticket

19 May 2021, 8:00 pm: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra (Valery Gergiev) - 4th Symphony in G major; Das Lied von der Erde "The song of the earth"
Price group II: € 105,00 € per ticket

20 May 2021, 8:00 pm: Vienna Philharmonic (Daniel Harding, Bariton Thomas Hampson) - Rückert Songs, 1st Symphony D major
Price group I: € 145.00 per ticket
Price group II: € 115.00 per ticket

Please let us know what concert(s) you would like to see.


Tour operator of the listed package tour is Leipzig Tourismus und Marketing GmbH, Augustusplatz 9, 04109 Leipzig, Tel. +49 (0)341 7104275, incoming@ltm-leipzig.de.

This offer is subject to both availability during the requested booking period and any price increases implemented by the individual service providers. The registration deadline is 4 weeks prior to arrival, although individualised solutions are available for short notice bookings. We are happy to organise a group arrangement for the above offer upon request.

Please note: Effective from 01 Jan. 2019 the city of Leipzig will implement a guest tax of € 3.00 per person and night, payable directly at the hotel. This tax is not included in the price per person mentioned above.

The offer is generally not suitable for persons with reduced mobility. We would be happy to provide you with an alternative offer that is individually tailored to your needs. Please contact us for more information!

If a minimum number of participants is specified for the tour, we reserve the right to cancel the tour up to 30 days before the start of the tour or to cancel the tour if the minimum number of participants is not reached. to change the scope of the service.

entry requirements EU nationals do not require a visa to enter the Federal Republic of Germany. Citizens from non-EU countries can find the current entry and visa regulations here.

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