Youth & School Group Concert Tours to Belgium

Combine a performance with a day at a theme park!

  • Belgium
  • Menin Gate
  • Castle of the Counts
  • Performance
Where medieval charm meets contemporary flair
Best suited for:
  • Choirs
  • Bands
  • Orchestras
From £265pp i

From medieval belfries and old-world castles to theme parks and chocolatiers, Belgium is a historical haven with a modern twist. The perfect close-to-home destination, it’s an ever-popular choice for youth and school groups.

Hop between the cities of Bruges, Ghent, Brussels and Ypres and experience the best of Belgium, performing in bustling market squares, historical sites and stunning cathedrals and along the way. Why not add an extra day to your tour and combine a performance with a fun-filled day at a theme park?

Accommodation

Popular places to stay in Belgium

  • City centre location
  • Short walk to the Menin Gate
  • Sole occupancy for 30+ people
  • Meeting/rehearsal room
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meeting/rehearsal room
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Evening meal in local restaurants
  • En-suite facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Rehearse for your performances
  • Tuck into a delicious buffet breakfast
  • Go sightseeing and shopping in the city centre
  • Visit the Menin Gate on foot
  • City centre location
  • 3 minute walk from Gravensteen
  • Instrument storage and rehearsal spaces
  • Drop off for coach close by
  • Wi-Fi
  • Instrument storage and rehearsal spaces
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Lounge area
  • En-suite facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Rehearse for your performances
  • Tuck into a delicious buffet breakfast
  • Relax in the lounge area
  • Go sightseeing and shopping in the city centre
  • Visit the medieval Gravensteen castle
  • Walking distance from Bruges centre
  • Groups can have the annex to themselves
  • Rehearsal space in the annex’s communal areas
  • Badminton, table tennis and petanque
  • Wi-Fi
  • Rehearsal space in the annex’s communal areas
  • Badminton, table tennis and petanque
  • Garden area with terrace
  • Lounge area
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Coach parking (limited)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Rehearse for your performances
  • Play a game of badminton, table tennis or petanque
  • Relax outside in the garden area
  • Explore the historic centre of Bruges by foot

Performance Venues in Belgium

Popular concert venues in Belgium

  • Best suited for: Choirs, bands and orchestras
  • Repertoire recommendation: Any
  • Location: De Panne
  • Performance times: Morning or afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs, bands and orchestras
  • Repertoire recommendation: Any
  • Location: Ostend
  • Performance times: Morning or afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs and bands
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred or classical, suitable for the occasion
  • Location: Ypres
  • Performance times: Evening, short contribution
  • Best suited for: Choirs and orchestras
  • Repertoire recommendation: Any
  • Location: De Panne
  • Performance times: Afternoon
  • Best suited for: Choirs
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred, some classical permitted
  • Location: Bruges
  • Performance times: Afternoon (weekdays only)
  • Best suited for: Choirs and orchestras
  • Repertoire recommendation: Sacred
  • Location: Ghent
  • Performance times: Afternoon (weekends only)

Excursions in Belgium

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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

The tour provided many different and excellent experiences for the children which will certainly be remembered fondly.

Jane Lodge

Beechwood Park School

Wonderful opportunities and memories being made.

Alice Bell

Stockport Schools Brass Band

Wonderful concert venues with an opportunity to see some beautiful cities, deepen friendships and instill a love of music making.

Heidi Pegler

St Paul's Girls' School

FAQs about this tour

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

  • 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.

  • Do you provide risk assessments for the visits you offer?

    You can download our Generic Risk Management Handbook which will help you complete your risk assessment for your school or Local Authority. The aim of the handbook is to provide all tour leaders with supportive suggestions to help raise awareness to risk, suggest control measures to help mitigate the risk and manage risk pro-actively. For further assistance, please speak to a member of our team who will be happy to help.

  • 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.

  • Are all of your coaches audited?

    UK coaches: Yes, all of our UK coach companies are audited by our in-house team. Copies of which can be made available to you.

    Foreign coaches: It is important to remember that each country is governed by their own standards and laws and these may differ from UK law. We request that an audit is completed by the foreign coach company which includes confirmation of the following: they will comply with all national, local and other laws, rules and codes of practice, and that all services contracted shall be performed with all due skill, care and diligence. The vehicle is fully insured for the duration of the tour.

Youth & School Group Concert Tours to Belgium

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