Christmas Markets Tours for Adult Music Groups to the Netherlands, Germany & Belgium

Enjoy the Christmas treats of three countries in one tour

Descend into Valkenburg’s Christmas Caves!
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands

Base yourself in Valkenburg and enjoy the delights of the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium! With venues ranging from spellbinding churches to the Christmas Town of Kerststad – and of course the markets themselves – you’re spoilt for choice with performance opportunities.

When you’re not on stage, descend into Valkenburg’s unique Christmas Market Caves and enjoy visits to Hoensbroek Castle, Aachen Cathedral and more as you hop from one country to the next.

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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Popular places to stay in The Netherlands, Germany & Belgium

  • Located in the centre of Valkenburg
  • 5-minute walk from the city centre
  • Surrounded by large gardens and terrace
  • Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Large gardens and terrace
  • Meeting rooms
  • Free entry to the nearby tennis court (700m away)
  • Nearby cycling and walking routes
  • Wi-Fi
  • Visit the nearby tennis court
  • Relax in the picturesque gardens and terrace
  • Enjoy a meal and drink in the restaurant
  • Go shopping and sightseeing in the centre of Valkenburg
  • Explore the nearby cycling routes
  • Located in the charming region of Voeren
  • Perched on a hill with beautiful views
  • Outdoor swimming pool (open during summer)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Lounge and bar
  • Restaurant (upon request)
  • Outdoor swimming pool (open during summer)
  • Pool table and table football
  • Garden and terrace
  • 5 meeting rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Go for a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Play pool or table football
  • Relax in the lounge and bar
  • Head out to the nearby cities of Maastricht, Liege or Aachen

Performance Venues in The Netherlands, Germany & Belgium

Popular concert venues in The Netherlands, Germany & Belgium

  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommendation: Classical or sacred
  • Location: Centre of Monschau
  • Performance times: Evening
  • Best suited for: Choirs and bands
  • Repertoire recommendation: Lively and Christmas music
  • Location: At the Christmas market
  • Performance times: Afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs and bands
  • Repertoire recommendation: Lively and Christmas music
  • Location: Town centre
  • Performance times: Afternoon

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  • Can I talk to Rayburn Tours whilst out on tour?

    Yes, a 24-hour emergency phone number will be provided in your final documents pack and one of our experienced members of staff will be happy to help with any problems you have whilst out on tour.

  • 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.

  • 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 do I need to do to ensure safe travel for my group?

    Information is available from your Local Authority on what is expected from party leaders on a trip. In addition, we are happy to assist you in ensuring that you have all of the necessary information to successfully assess risks and ensure a safe trip for you and your group. Further advice and information can be found on the OEAP National Guidance website.

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