Adult Group Concert Tours to Normandy

Uncover the rich history of this enchanting region

Coastal landscapes and historic icons galore
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
From £345pp i

Encapsulating everything that’s special about rural France, Normandy offers a host of opportunities for adult groups to perform in historical venues, experience the city’s fascinating culture and indulge in its traditional cuisine of apples and cheeses.

You’ll have your pick of stunning cathedrals, modest parish churches and lively, seafront promenades to perform in, whilst visits include Mont-St-Michel, the Bayeux Tapestry and the memorials along the D-Day beaches, as well as Monet’s Gardens.

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


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  • Rouen Cathedral

Excursions in Normandy

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Popular places to stay in Normandy

  • Located in the centre of Caen
  • 5 minute walk from Caen Castle and the Botanical Garden
  • Close to the theatre and the main city concert halls
  • Wi-Fi
  • Lounge bar
  • Themed library
  • Air conditioning
  • Coach parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Relax with a drink in the lounge bar
  • Explore Caen Castle or stroll through the Botanical Garden
  • Visit the nearby theatre and concert halls
  • Go shopping and sightseeing in Caen

Performance Venues in Normandy

Popular concert venues in Normandy

  • Best suited for: Choirs and bands
  • Repertoire recommendation: Secular
  • Location: In the park (alternative location on the seafront)
  • Performance times: Late afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs and bands
  • Repertoire recommendation: Secular
  • Location: In front of the beach centre
  • Performance times: Lunchtime or afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred, classical and secular
  • Location: Town centre
  • Performance times: Various
  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred
  • Location: City centre
  • Performance times: Morning or afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs, bands and orchestras
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred and secular
  • Location: Town centre
  • Performance times: Evening

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

We really appreciate your help through this tricky time. We will of course let you know as soon as we can start thinking about any future plans.

Ms Zara McCormick

August 2020

A great mix of concerts and interesting museum visits.

Mrs Gillian Leather

Bracknell and Wokingham Community Band

A fanatastic first overseas tour for Petworth Town Band

Mr John Sheridan

Petworth Town Band

Excellent information and schedules were provided allowing sensible timings making it easy to keep to the plan.

Mrs Helen Parkin

Guildford Chamber Choir

FAQs about this tour

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

  • I am required to complete an Educational Visits (EV) form by our Local Authority and I cannot answer all of the questions?

    We are happy to assist you in completing your EV forms and return them directly to your Local Authority on your behalf, just speak to your Tour Consultant.

  • Is all of your accommodation audited in advance?

    Yes, all of our accommodation is audited prior to us offering it to a group. The criterion of these audits is governed by the School Travel Forum (STF). It is important to remember that each country is governed by their own standards and laws and these may differ from UK law. However, we require our accommodation to meet our standards as a minimum. We work with the hotels and agents to endeavour to ensure that our standards are met.

  • Is insurance included with my trip?

    Yes, insurance will be included in your trip quotation as standard unless it is requested not to be. Make sure you check the list of inclusions in your quotation and/or confirmation.

  • Is our Tour Manager fully DBS (formerly CRB) checked?

    Our Tour Manager, Field Study Tutors and History Tour Guides, with UK citizenship, have an enhanced DBS check. Non UK citizenship Tour Managers cannot be checked under the DBS scheme. Rayburn Tours will seek confirmation that Tour Managers are suitable for working with children by liaising with relevant foreign agents and monitoring group feedback.

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