Adult Concert Tours to Edinburgh and East Scotland

A region that's as vibrant as it is beautiful

Home to a long-standing music scene
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
  • Orchestras
From £225pp i

Why not base your group in Scotland’s capital and enjoy the hospitality that’s so warmly extended to visiting groups here? Discover the nation’s rich and vibrant history, explore its many castles and royal heritage and take in the ever-changing coastal scenery.

With so much to see and do, your itinerary will be jam-packed from morning until night – not forgetting the amazing venues you can perform in!

Are you a youth ensemble or school music group? This tour is specifically designed with adult groups in mind, so why not take a look at our extensive range of destinations perfect for youth groups?

 

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Extended Itinerary

Day 1

Morning

Early coach departure to Edinburgh

Afternoon

Explore the Royal Mile & Princes Street

Evening

Evening Meal & rehearsal

Day 2

Morning

Visit Edinburgh Castle  

Afternoon

Visit the National Museum of Scotland 

Evening

Concert 1

Day 3

Morning

Falkland & Kingdom of Fife

Afternoon

Visit to the coast at St Andrews

Evening

Evening Meal

Day 4

Morning

Visit Scone Palace, Perthshire

Afternoon

Arrive Aberdeen

Evening

Concert 2    

Day 5

Morning

Visit to Royal Deeside & Lochnagar Distillery    

Afternoon

Free time in Braemar    

Evening

Evening meal

Day 6

Morning

Historical walking tour of Aberdeen     

Afternoon

Concert 3

Evening

Farewell meal

Day 7

Morning

Return coach journey home

Accommodation

Popular places to stay in Edinburgh and East Scotland

  • Centrally located and within walking distance of main attractions
  • Twin and single bed rooms
  • En-suite facilities
  • Meeting and event facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • The hotel provides a breakfast buffet and also has a bar lounge
  • Meeting and event facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wi-Fi
  • Go shopping and sightseeing in the city centre

Performance Venues in Edinburgh and East Scotland

Popular concert venues in Edinburgh and East Scotland

  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: City centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: Canongate (centre)
  • Performance times: Evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: Vibrant Stockbridge 'village' just north of the city centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs & Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Light
  • Location: Seafront
  • Performance times: Daytime
  • Best suited for: Choirs & Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: City centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: City centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: Classical or light
  • Location: Bustling Rose Street in the city centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening

Excursions in Edinburgh and East Scotland

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Additional Information

Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From instrument hire to dedicated Tour Managers, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your group.

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What our customers say

I was delighted with the quality of the planning and advice at every stage!

Chloe Reid

The Godolphin and Latymer School

FAQs about this tour

Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

  • What safety support do you have in place for clients choosing to tour with you?

    At Rayburn Tours we are proud of our continual commitment to safety. Clients who tour with us can be assured that we have the following support services and systems in place: Safety Management System, Generic Risk Management, Crisis Management System, ATOL Licensed, ABTA Bonded, insurance, 24-hour emergency contact system, hotel audits, coach audits and activity audits.

    In addition, we are a member of the School Travel Forum (STF), giving you the reassurance that all of our trips meet, or indeed exceed, the safety standards required by your school and Local Authority.

  • Do you DBS (formerly CRB) check your drivers?

    As part of our coach audits, we request that all UK coach drivers are DBS checked by their employer prior to driving on one of our tours. We can request confirmation of your specific driver’s compliance if deemed necessary.

  • What are you responsible for?

    The DfE’s guidance for safe travel highlights the need for all those involved with the organisation and running of a tour to work together as a team. This is our aim at Rayburn Tours, to work together with our party leaders to ensure our groups’ safety and peace of mind.

  • What should be included in my risk assessment?

    Start by identifying the potential hazards before deciding on the appropriate precautions to minimize the potential risk for your group. Once identified, record your findings and implement the precautions. Specific requirements are available from your Local Authority.

Adult Concert Tours to Edinburgh and East Scotland

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