With a rich history, heritage, food, culture and a population filled with fun-loving people, Portugal is an incredible destination for any performance tour. Portuguese music is also incredibly diverse, and has seen an explosion in populular artists in recent years. From that up-and-coming music scene to endless sunshine to affordable prices and delicious seafood, find out why Portugal has become an increasingly popular destination.
This country enjoys a diverse selection of musical styles including classical music, pop music and traditional/folk music -- more specifically, fado and Cante Alentejano. Portugal also offers an ideal blend of tradition and modernity, a mild climate, and splendid beaches as far as the eye can see. With an amazing assortment of distinct landscapes, find out why Portugal is a can't miss destination!
Begin in Portugal where you’ll explore the UNESCO World Heritage city of Porto. Then meander through the charming city of Aveiro, also known as the “Venice of Portugal”. Continue your journey south to Lisbon, the maritime capital of the world and finish your tour relaxing on the beaches in Faro. Throughout the tour, have the opportunity to perform in some of Europe’s most renowned venues!Full Itinerary
Explore the Iberian Peninsula with this performance tour of Portugal and Spain! Start your tour in Lisbon. Once the capital of the world's greatest maritime empire, Lisbon is full of colorful artwork, dramatic stone architecture and cobbled alleys and squares just waiting to be explored. Continue to the university city of Coimbra before concluding your tour in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Porto!Full Itinerary
This itinerary gives you ample opportunity to experience both marvelous countries: Spain and Portugal. Once the capital of the world's greatest maritime empire, Lisbon is full of colorful artwork, dramatic stone architecture and cobbled alleys and squares just waiting to be explored. Continue through the Spanish countryside on your way to Seville, Granada and Madrid.Full Itinerary
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The distinct regions of Spain each boast amazing major cities with much to offer. From Barcelona and Valencia on the Mediterranean coast to Seville and Granada in southern Andalusia and the capital Madrid and UNESCO Human Heritage City of Segovia in the center, each city offers a unique culture and lifestyle.
The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is also the largest city in Portugal with a population north of 500,000. Known for its rich history, spectacular architecture and colorful tiles, as well as it's delicious food, Lisbon is one of the most diverse and exciting cities in Europe.
One of Europe's most popular cities to visit, Porto features a stunning Old Town on the scenic Douro River, amazing Beaux Arts and a slew of Baroque churches and palaces around the city. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Porto feels cozy and traditional with narrow streets, gorgeous buildings, and picturesque coastlines.
From classic European-style theaters to modern concert halls, dramatic cathedrals, plazas and courtyards there is no shortage of fantastic performance options for your ensemble. In addition there are numerous summer music festivals throughout the country.
The Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Loreto, established in 1518, is a beautiful church in the heart of Lisbon that was originally built to serve the growing Italian community in Lisbon at the time. The church was badly damaged in the 1755 earthquake and was rebuilt in 1785, thankfully with much of the original Italian marble intact.
This modern theater was inaugurated in 1960 and is a vibrant part of the music and arts scene in Setubal, hosting many performances every month of all types of music, dance and theater.
The Cathedral of Evora, built between 1186 and 1250, is a fascinating and impressive monument. Completely made of granite, its style is determined by the transition from the Romantic to the Gothic. It is the largest medieval cathedral in Portugal and can be seen for miles on approach to the city of Evora. The acoustics of this beautiful cathedral are excellent for choral music.