• Estonia
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania

Overview

Bring your melodies & rhythms to Europe’s Baltic region. This seven-day tour is an exciting opportunity for choirs & ensembles to perform abroad. While visiting several cities filled with historic & natural beauty, your group will hold three concerts, discover centuries-old cathedrals, see pre-historic formations, enjoy delicious cuisine, & much more. 

Highlights

  • Hill of Crosses – Features over 50,000 diverse crosses.
  • Toompea Castle – Medieval Castle. Seat of Estonia's Parliament.
  • Parnu – Visit this Estonian city’s sandy coastline.
  • Riga – See the intriguing architecture in Riga's Art Nouveau district.

Sample Itinerary

Day 1: Vilnius

Arrive at the airport in Vilnius, & transfer to the hotel. 

Day 2: Vilnius

Discover the sites of Vilnius this morning. You’ll head to the city’s Old Town, & take a walk through Cathedral Square. Here you will see the white-washed bell tower that stands in front of the famous Cathedral of Vilnius. Visit the Gothic & Baroque-style St. Anne’s Church & the nearby St. Bernardine Church. Next, head to Daukanto Square, & see the Presidential Palace. Other highlights of the city tour include the 16th-century Gate of Dawn, Vilnius University, & Town Hall Square. After lunch, your group will practice for tonight’s performance. Enjoy dinner & an overnight stay in Vilnius.

Day 3: Vilnius – Riga

Leave Lithuania this morning, & cross over into Latvia. Your first stop will be at the Hill of Crosses. This world-renowned site features an abundant number of crosses - 50,000 & counting - of various sizes. Your second stop will be to visit the beautiful Rundale Palace. Highlights of the 18th-century royal facility include its well-manicured gardens. After the palace tour, continue traveling to the city of Riga. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. Spend the remainder of the day at leisure. Enjoy dinner & an overnight stay in Riga. 

Day 4: Riga

Begin the day by exploring Riga’s famous Art Nouveau district. You’ll be amazed as you set your eyes on the district’s fascinating & stylish architecture. Next, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, St. Peter’s Church. Head up into the church’s tower to enjoy scenic views of the surrounding city. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit St. John’s Church & the Cathedral of Riga, home to the Riga Dom Cathedral Boys Choir. Other highlights of the guided Riga tour include the Latvian National Opera, the 14th-century Castle, & Freedom Monument. After lunch, prepare for this evening’s performance. Enjoy dinner & an overnight stay in Riga.

Day 5: Riga – Tallinn

Head to Tallinn, Estonia, today. The journey from Riga features a visit to Gauja National Park. Inside the park you will see the pre-historic Gutmana Cave & Dainu Hill. You’ll get to walk amongst the stone walls of the olden Sigulda Castle & see the medieval Turaida Castle. Afterward, head back on the road toward the city of Parnu. Here you will enjoy a short visit to its sandy shores. Your travels today will end as you arrive in Tallinn. Enjoy dinner & an overnight in Estonia’s capital city.

Day 6: Tallinn

Enjoy a guided morning tour of the city. You’ll discover the Old Town, officially a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy shopping the markets of Town Hall Square, & visit the Great Guild to learn about the city’s medieval history. Other highlights of the tour include a visit to the medieval Toompea Castle. After lunch, prepare for your group’s last performance abroad. Enjoy a final dinner & overnight stay in Estonia. 

Day 7: Tallinn – USA

Transfer to the airport, & board return flight home.