Adult Group Concert Tours to Glasgow and West Scotland

Inject some Scottish flair into your performances

Explore Glasgow's legendary live music scene
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
  • Orchestras

If you’re looking for a destination that’s known for its appreciative audiences and varied venues, then look no further than a concert tour to Glasgow and West Scotland!

With Edinburgh, Stirling and Loch Lomond in touching distance, you’ve got a unique mix of city and rural areas to perform and socialise in. Discover Buchanan Street and George Square, dine in Glasgow’s numerous bars and restaurants and explore the city’s big-hitting sights.

Are you a school or youth 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 young performers?

  • Glasgow

Want to extend your tour?

Take a look at how your itinerary could look.

Extended Itinerary

Day 1

Morning

Early coach departure to Glasgow

Afternoon

Explore Buchanan Street and George Square     

Evening

Evening Meal and time at leisure

Day 2

Morning

Visit the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Afternoon

Concert 1

Evening

Evening Meal

Day 3

Morning

Visit Edinburgh’s Scotch Whiskey Experience  

Afternoon

Free time on the Royal Mile and Princes Street

Evening

Evening Meal

Day 4

Morning

Visit to Stirling Castle   

Afternoon

Free time in Stirling

Evening

Concert 2

Day 5

Morning

Travel to Oban via Balloch and Loch Lomond    

Afternoon

Boat trip on the Loch     

Evening

Arrive Oban & evening meal

Day 6

Morning

Visit Oban Distillery

Afternoon

Concert 3

Evening

Ceilidh Night     

Day 7

Morning

Return coach journey home

Excursions in Glasgow and West Scotland

Browse a selection of our favourite excursions

Accommodation

Popular places to stay in Glasgow and West Scotland

  • Modern hotel
  • A mile from live music and events at The SSE Hydro
  • Short walk to numerous bars and restaurants
  • Onsite bar
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioned
  • Wi Fi
  • Relax in the bar
  • Dine in the hotel restaurant
  • Explore the city centre
  • Modern hotel
  • 2 miles from Glasgow Science Centre
  • Cocktail bar with tapas menu
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Onsite bar
  • Restaurant
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Air conditioned
  • Wi Fi
  • Relax in the bar
  • Take a dip in the pool
  • Enjoy tapas in the restaurant
  • Modern hotel and only short walk to shops
  • Restaurant and Bar
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • 24 Hour reception
  • Wi Fi
  • Relax in the bar
  • Dine in the onsite restaurant
  • Walk to local shops

Performance Venues in Glasgow and West Scotland

Popular concert venues in Glasgow and West 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: City centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs and Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Light
  • Location: Shores of Loch Lomond
  • Performance times: Daytime
  • 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: Vibrant Stockbridge 'village' just north of the city centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs, Bands and Orchestras
  • Repertoire recommended: A variety of musical genres
  • Location: Town centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon or evening

Additional Information

There is nothing more rewarding to us than getting your talent noticed! We work with tourist boards, venues, and online outlets to publicise your concerts on your behalf, as well as create and distribute eye-catching leaflets and posters to help gather you an audience. Connect with us on social media and we can help you spread the word!

Whatever your sound and style, we cater for all types of ensembles and offer a host of spectacular performance venues that perfectly match your repertoire.

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 and transportation to dedicated Tour Managers, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your group.

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Real experiences

Why schools choose us

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

Chloe Reid

FAQs about this tour

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

  • How do we gather an audience in a place we aren’t familiar with?

    We work with tourist boards, venues, and online outlets to publicise your concerts on your behalf. We also create and distribute eye-catching publicity material, including leaflets and posters, featuring imagery of your group and the details of your forthcoming concerts.

    Social media is also your best friend when it comes to promotion. We encourage you to connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter so that we can spread the word!

    Visit our Concert Publicity page for details!

  • How do we go about transporting our instruments? Would hiring instruments be easier?

    As concert tour specialists, we understand the challenges of transporting instruments on tour. That’s why we work closely with airlines and coach companies to keep you in the know and alleviate any worries you may have.

    We can also hire the instruments you require so they’re ready and waiting for you.

    Assessing which option suits you and your trip the best is all part of the process!

    Visit our Instrument Transportation page for further details.

  • 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.

Travel in safe hands

Your safety is of the utmost importance to us and we monitor the safety aspects of all of our tours to ensure you have a memorable experience for all the right reasons.

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