Music tours to the Black Forest

Beautiful landscapes, fantastic excursions and a great range of performance venues make the Black Forest a popular music tour location.

The Black Forest, so-called after the blanket of evergreen trees covering its 4,000 square miles, is possibly the most picturesque region of Germany. Within the forest is the University city of Freiburg in Breisgau, recognised as the capital of this area and home to the magnificent red sandstone ‘Munster’; a cathedral that may rival any other elsewhere in Europe. 

 

On a concert tour to the Black Forest, you can safely explore this stunning part of southern Germany and find quaint villages demonstrating their rural tradition, gently rolling hills,  undulating river valleys and glistening lakes. You can even visit a village which boasts the world’s biggest cuckoo clock! 

 

Whatever your  performance style and sound you will find there are great possibilities for varied venues in the Black Forest. Visits to waterfalls or a cable-car trip up the Schauninsland Mountain can be combined with a performances by the charming lake in Titisee, entertaining the  visitors in the calm atmosphere of a Kurhaus or participating in the mass at Freiburg Cathedral. in Freudenstadt or singing to the congregation at St Johanneskirche.  With its excellent bandstands and outdoor venues, The Black Forest is a particularly suitable destination for bands of all types. 

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Interested in performing in a concert tour in Germany and the Black Forest? We can help tailor the perfect trip for your school or adult tour. Call us on 0115 9404 303 or get in touch by using the form below:

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Gower Music Tours & the Black Forest

Concert venues are expertly arranged by our long-standing local agent. We hand-pick specialists and visit the area frequently to ensure a fantastic line-up of concerts for your tour.  A local experienced guide accompanies every tour.

Concert performance venues for music tours to the Black Forest

Picturesque towns in the land of the Brothers’ Grimm and Cuckoo clocks. Perfect for memorable concerts! Lakeside bandstands, Kurhaus gardens and the odd cathedral. All within a breathtakingly beautiful mountainous landscape. Particularly good for outdoor concerts.

This is a great venue right next to the beautiful lake and also an open air pool which our groups often choose to swim in before the performance! There is a lifeguard present so good for school groups. The town is also very pretty and worth exploring.This is a very well organised venue. 

Lake Titisee Kurhaus 

Wonderful lakeside stage and gardens

The bandstands in the region hold regular concerts throughout the summer. Perform next to the delightful cathedral of St Blasien  (where there are also thermal baths and healing water), or next to the spectacular Lake Constance (the largest lake in Germany), or above Lake Schluchsee.

Bandstand Concerts

Various popular bandstands in the region

Depending on the day of the week and how early the tour is booked, there is a possibility for sacred and classical music groups to perform in one of the cathedrals, usually during the day.

Cathedral Concerts

Perform at St Blasien, Constance or Freiburg

Contact us to discover our full range of performing venues and how we can help tailor your music tour.

 

Accommodation options for your music tour of the Black Forest

A popular hotel known for its archery facilities this hotel is run by a family who offers a warm welcome to groups.  Only a short drive to the town centre and within easy reach of many of the tourist attractions and landmarks. All rooms are spacious with en suite facilities offering multi bedded rooms for students and twins for adults. The hotel serves up locally sourced food and offers a varied menu. 

4* hotel

A lovely family run hotel in the heart of Eisenbach

Up in the mountains sits this lovely spa hotel offering groups chance to relax in their indoor pool. It offers 50 spacious, nicely decorated bedrooms with free wifi and a flat screen tv. Rooms can be a mix of multi bedded, twins and singles. Breakfast is served as a buffet with plenty of choice and the evening meal is served in the restaurant with a variety of choice for everyone.

3* hotel 

A beautiful hotel located near Lake Titisee

 

Excursions and Trips in the Black Forest for touring music groups

With such a fascinating landscape it is not surprising that the Black Forest is an enormously popular holiday region, sadly often missed by the British who focus more on the Rhine. The tourist infrastructure is excellent with boat trips on the lake, village museums, cable-car rides to enjoy spectacular views,  lively towns and relaxing spas. Along with the beauty of its dense, evergreen forests and picturesque villages, it is often associated with the Brothers Grimm fairy tales. And who doesn’t remember the eponymous gateaux filled with fruits of the forest! 

Discover sights like the old town, the Cathedral and the European Council aboard a leisurely guided river cruiser.
Gain a fascinating insight into the lives, crafts and work of the Black Forest farming communities of past times. This open-air museum contains examples of Black Forest houses from the 16th and 17th centuries.
Themed rides taking you through all the regions of Europe; real and fantasy! .Get aboard the Alpine Express, ride King Arthur’s dragon or make a splash in Atlantis.
A 30 minute cruise with commentary, a brisk walk on the lake paths or messing about in boats and pedalos. Take your pick and enjoy total immersion in the natural beauty of Lake Titisee.
Take a cable car to the heights and enjoy spectacular views from the 1,284 metre peak.
Learn about the processes of brewing. Smell, touch and taste the ingredients, visit the brewing halls and then enjoy a tasting. Ideal for a touring adult group on a hot summer’s day!
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Let us help plan your perfect concert tour of the Black Forest and Germany

We'd be delighted to offer advice, help shape your trip and work with you to create pricing options to meet your budget.

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