Youth Music Tours to Liverpool & the North West

Bask in the lure of Liverpool!

Beatles home ground!
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
  • Orchestras
From £369pp i

Visit Liverpool and you’ll quickly discover why this is an excellent base for a concert tour! The very nature of the city and its long history of celebrating music means you can expect welcoming and appreciative audiences.

Couple this with the opportunity to take the short journey over to beautiful Chester either to explore its numerous shopping arcades and eateries or visit the famous zoo and you have what we would say is the perfect base, whatever your ensemble or repertoire.

There’s so much to see and do, your itinerary will be jam packed from morning until night and not to forget the addition of some amazing venues in which your group can perform!

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

Want to extend your tour?

Take a look at how your itinerary could look.

Extended Itinerary

Day 1


Travel to Liverpool by coach


Visit the Beatles Story   


Concert 1 and evening meal

Day 2


British Music Experience


Visit Royal Albert Dock and Tate Liverpool


Concert 2

Day 3


Visit Chester Zoo


Evening Meal

Day 4


Travel to the Lake District and visit the farmhouse home of Beatrix Potter    


Concert 3


Social evening

Day 5


Boat trip on Lake Windermere  


Travel home


Arrive home

Excursions in Liverpool

Browse a selection of our favourite excursions


Popular places to stay in Liverpool

  • A modern, bright youth hostel
  • A short walk to Albert Dock and its museums, restaurants and galleries
  • Liverpool central railway nearby
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Communal kitchen
  • Café/bar on site
  • TV lounge
  • Games room
  • Laundry service
  • Wi-Fi
  • Visit Albert Dock
  • Dine in the on-site restaurant
  • Enjoy the nearby attractions

Performance Venues in Liverpool

Popular concert venues in Liverpool

  • Best suited for: Choirs & Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Lively and entertaining
  • Location: ONE Shopping Centre
  • Performance times: Afternoons
  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommended: Sacred, secular or classical
  • Location: Central Liverpool
  • Performance times: Lunchtimes or evenings
  • Best suited for: Choirs (outside and inside), smaller orchestras and bands (inside)
  • Repertoire recommended: Any, lively if performing outside
  • Location: Options to perform on the steps or inside this neo-classical hall in central Liverpool
  • Performance times: Daytime
  • Best suited for: Choirs and small ensembles
  • Repertoire recommended: Any
  • Location: Central Manchester
  • Performance times: Lunchtime, afternoons or evenings
  • Best suited for: Bands and Choirs
  • Repertoire recommended: Lively and entertaining
  • Location: The Groves, beside the river
  • Performance times: Lunchtime and afternoons
  • Best suited for: Choirs and Bands
  • Repertoire recommended: Sacred, secular or classical
  • Location: Centre of the town of Keswick close to Derwent Water
  • 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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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.

  • 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.


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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