Inspire your ensemble with a tour of this German paradise for music lovers!

The Rhineland, a complete paradise for music lovers, is home to major concert events, including a jazz festival in the summer and Bonn’s Beethovenfest. The region has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is famous for its cathedrals and monasteries. The area offers stunning outdoor performance opportunities in town squares and at local wine festivals.

Venues

Rudesheim Market Square

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Rudesheim Market Square

Concerts take place in the market square surrounded by cafes and shops. During their summer wine festival performances are tremendously...

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Boppard Bandstand

Perform in this charming bandstand on the banks of the Rhine!

Bad Ems Bandstand & Marble Hall

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Bad Ems Bandstand & Marble Hall

Bad Ems is located on the banks of the River Lahn and has a stunning riverside bandstand where groups can...

Wine Festivals

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Wine Festivals

There are many wine festivals in the Rhine and Moselle where music groups can take part in the celebrations offering...

Cologne Cathedral

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Cologne Cathedral

The largest Gothic Church in Northern Europe, Cologne’s cathedral can be seen throughout the city thanks to its...

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Florinskirche, Koblenz

Perform at this magnificent church in the historic old town of Koblenz!

Suggested Itinerary (5 days, 4 nights)

Day Morning Summary Afternoon Summary Evening Summary
1

Early departure from school

Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing

Arrive at the accommodation

After your evening meal, time to rehearse

2

Visit the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress and Deutsches Eck around the city of Koblenz

Head to Bad Ems for a concert in the lovely Marble Hall

Arrive back at the accommodation for evening meal

3

Travel to Cologne to explore the city and lunchtime recital at Cologne Cathedral

Return via Bonn and a visit to Beethoven's House

Evening meal at hotel

Quiz night

4

Take a Rhine Cruise south towards Rudesheim

Concert as part of a Wine Festival(subject to time of year)

Arrive back at the accommodation

Farewell dinner

5

Depart for Calais after breakfast

Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing

Arrive back at school

5 days, 4 nights Price from £505 pp
  • 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 and medical insurance
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Motorway tolls and taxes
  • VAT

Accommodation

Excursions

Köln-Düsseldorfer (KD) Boat Trip

Köln-Düsseldorfer (KD) Boat Trip

Köln-Düsseldorfer Line’s river cruises offer a unique perspective on two of Germany’s most scenic river valleys. Most towns and villages… Read More

Phantasialand

Phantasialand

Phantasialand is one of Europe’s top entertainment parks. Situated in Brühl near Cologne, it is the number one German theme park for visitors from the UK. … Read More

Koblenz

Koblenz

The focus of the riverside city of Koblenz is the Deutsches Eck, at the confluence of the Rhine and Moselle,… Read More

Marksburg

Marksburg

Towering above the riverside village of Braubach, the Marksburg is the only castle in the Rhine Valley never to have been taken by force. … Read More

Loreley Visitor Centre

Loreley Visitor Centre

The deepest and narrowest point along the Rhine’s course, the famously beautiful cliff at Loreley is the focal point of… Read More

Boppard

Boppard

The town of Boppard has all the ingredients for an unforgettable trip Germany: hills and valleys, quiet lanes and lively… Read More

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