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Music & Mission: Scotland & Ireland

About Tour

June 20 - 29, 2019 10 days / 9 nights
Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, Belfast, Cork

About Tour

June 20 - 29, 2019 10 days / 9 nights
Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, Belfast, Cork

Host

 Laurie Evans Ross, Host


 Ministry

  • CONCERTS & MINISTRY in PATRICK’S CATHEDRAL and CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL in DUBLIN, STREETWORK (UK) HOMELESS MINISTRY in EDINBURGH, ST. GILES CATHEDRAL (with a Scottish Choir), and CHRIST CHURCH at BALLYMARTLE!

Highlights

  • EXPERIENCE the SIGHTS AND SOUNDS of EDINBURGH, BELFAST, DUBLIN, BELFAST & CORK including TRINITY COLLEGE, TITANIC BELFAST EXPERIENCE, O’CONNELL STREEET, HA’PENNY BRIDGE, OLIVER PLUNKETT STREET, ETC!
  • ENJOY the UNPARALLELED BEAUTY of the SCOTTISH & IRISH COUNTRYSIDE, including GIANT’S CAUSEWAY!
  • INDULGE in the fine CUISINE and UNIQUE shopping experiences that IRELAND and SCOTLAND has to offer!

Singers and Non-Singers Welcome!


Daily Itinerary

(Subject to change)

Thursday, June 20th

  • Depart the US for overnight flight to Edinburgh (EDI)

Friday, June 21st

  • Morning arrival into Edinburgh
  • Transfer into Edinburgh
  • Tour the “Royal Mile”
  • Depart for hotel for check-in
  • Welcome Orientation
  • Dinner at hotel

Saturday, June 22nd

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit the medieval and Georgian districts
  • Tour Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Tour Edinburgh Castle
  • Lunch on own
  • Afternoon ministry opportunity with Streetwork
  • Dinner on your own
  • Evening free

Sunday, June 23rd

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Transfer to Leith
  • Tour the Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Afternoon free and lunch on own
  • Return to Edinburgh
  • Sound check at St. Giles Cathedral
  • Evening concert at St. Giles Cathedral with a local Scottish Choir
  • Dinner on your own

Monday, June 24th

  • Breakfast at hotel / Check-out of hotel
  • Depart for the port of Stranraer
  • Ride ferry to Northern Ireland
  • Arrive at the port of Belfast
  • Lunch on own
  • Tour Belfast City Centre and the Titanic Belfast Exhibition
  • Check-in to the hotel
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Evening free

Tuesday, June 25th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart for Giant’s Causeway
  • Lunch on own
  • Depart for Belfast
  • Evening free

Wednesday, June 26th

  • Breakfast at hotel / Check-out of hotel
  • Depart for Dublin
  • Lunch on your own
  • Tour Dublin City Center including Ha’Penny Bridge O’Connell Street and the historic Post Office
  • Visit the Irish Emigration Museum
  • Evening free

Thursday, June 27th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Continue Dublin sightseeing
  • Visit St. Patrick’s Cathedral
  • Late morning concert at Christ Church Cathedral
  • Lunch on your own
  • Visit Trinity College and the Old Library
  • Evening free

Friday, June 28th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart for Cork
  • Check in to hotel
  • Walking Tour of Cork
  • Free time & lunch on your own
  • Possible visit to the Blarney Stone
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Evening Farewell Concert at Christ Church of Ballymartle

Saturday, June 29th

  • Breakfast at hotel / Check-out of hotel
  • Depart for airport (Cork Airport – ORK)
  • Check-in at airport for return flights to USA
  • Arrival back in USA

What’s Included

  1. Transportation by modern motor coach
  2. Accommodations at excellent hotels
  3. Breakfast each day while in Scotland & Ireland
  4. 3 Dinners (specified on the itinerary)
  5. A final packet including an itinerary with all details pertaining to the trip and luggage tags
  6. Rental fees of performance venues and associated costs
  7. Individual health insurance coverage
  8. Tour management, and coordination of all items related to the tour
  9. Assistance from CCT Staff throughout the tour
  10. Admissions to various itinerary events

What’s Not Included

  1. Tips to drivers and guides
  2. Airfare (CCT will assist in finding best airfare rates available)
  3. Travel to and from your home to departure airport
  4. Meals not specified in itinerary