Salzburg School Music Tour

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Develop your group’s musical knowledge with a trip to Mozart’s birthplace!

Colourful chalets and rich woodland scenery make this part of Austria an unforgettable place to visit. The birthplace of Mozart, it is hard to imagine a more apt location to perform and develop your group's musical knowledge! Today, music has a prominent position within the city, and year round events celebrate its musical history. Between your performances, for which you are sure to have a receptive audience, you will have a chance to visit the stunning cathedral and the Werfen Ice Caves.

Salzburg School Music Tour



7 days, 4 nights

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Suggested Itinerary

Day 1


Travel to Dover


Early afternoon ferry/tunnel crossing


Overnight journey to Austria
Day 2


Travel to Salzburgland


Arrive early afternoon Time to explore the area Time to rehearse at the accommodation


Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 3


Visit the Werfen Ice Caves


Concert in St Gilgen with stunning views of the lake


Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 4


Visit Salzburg, Mozart's birthplace and the cathedral


Afternoon concert at the Mirabell Gardens


Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 5


Visit the Saltmines at Berchtesgaden


Concert at Basilika St. Michael in Mondsee


Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 6


Morning at leisure for last-minute shopping


Depart for Calais


Overnight journey
Day 7


Ferry/tunnel crossing


Arrive back home
  • 4 nights' half-board accommodation
  • Return executive coach travel (TV/video/WC/seatbelts)
  • Return ferry/Eurotunnel crossings
  • Free staff place ratio 1:8
  • Detailed information pack
  • Arrangement of 3 concerts including publicity and advertising
  • Comprehensive travel & medical insurance
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Motorway tolls and taxes
  • VAT


Hotel Josef

This excellent hotel is built in the traditional Austrian chalet style and has been renovated in the last few years to a very high standard. Bedrooms sleep 2, 4, 5 or 6 people, all with en-suite bath/shower room, WC and TV. The hotel has a total capacity of 180 beds in all and also has 2 bars, a restaurant, a 'home cinema', Internet corner, table tennis, table football, a swimming pool, and 6 meeting/seminar/social rooms. Facilities:- 2 dining/entertainment rooms- annexe for films & games- projector- Stuberl with bar- coach parking next to hotel- ski room- heated boot room

JUFA Jugendgästehaus Salzburg City

The hostel is centrally located, just 5 minutes' walk from the old town. Students are accommodated mostly in 4-8 bedded rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms.The centre serves intentionally healthy food to its guests in both the Unikum bistro and the Unikumsky café.They also have games rooms and four conference rooms for the use of its guests.


Salzburg Cathedral & Museum

The Cathedral Museum contains some valuable liturgical objects as well as objets d'art from the Salzburg archdiocese.

Hellbrunn Palace & Fountains

At the Gateway to the City of Salzburg lies the Hellbrunn Palace. This Jewel of Manneristic architecture is surrounded by a giant Park, the Trick Fountains, and the Salzburg Zoo.

Mozart's Birthplace

In Getreidegasse no. 9, is where the Leopold Mozart family lived from 1747 to 1773. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born here on January 27, 1756. Today the rooms once occupied by the Mozart family house a museum.

Mozart's Residence

The Mozart Residence, also known as the Tanzmeisterhaus, was first mentioned in official documents in 1617. It was so called because a decree of 1711 permitted dances there.

Sound of Music Tour

A wonderful ride with breathtaking views of the landscape where the opening scenes were filmed.

Eisriesenwelt: Werfen Ice Cave

The ice caves in Werfen are the biggest ice caves in the world! The gigantic system of caves in the mountains of the Tennengebirge is 42 kilometres long and was detected by explorers at the beginning of the last century.

Supporting you
every step of the way

Creating your
perfect tour

Your quote will be put together by an experienced Tour Adviser who’ll be an expert in music tours and will know the destination really well too. They’ll work with you to create a tour to suit your group’s needs and meet your tour objectives.

Launching your tour

The next step is to get your tour approved and then get your musicians signed up to it. Our ‘Trip Launch Pack’ will help you with this step. This is full of resources (all free to download) designed to make your life easier at this crucial point in the tour planning process.

you’ve booked

Once you’ve booked, your dedicated Itinerary Coordinator will start work on the finer details. They’ll make sure your itinerary makes the most of your time and they’ll take on most of the admin tasks for your trip (including making sure your concerts are well promoted).

Support while
you’re away

Throughout your music tour, we’ll be just a phone call away (24/7). Before you go, we’ll send you a final info pack and you’ll be able to access all your tour documents via the free Vamoos app.

your tour

When you return from your tour, we’ll ask you to complete a detailed feedback survey, so we can continue to improve the service we offer. And we can start planning your next tour, so you can give your musicians and their families plenty of time to pay for it (and so it’s less stressful for you). 

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