Cultural Tours

For over a decade, All Classical Portland listeners have joined the station’s radio hosts for cultural adventures to far-flung corners of the world. Watch this space for information about upcoming journeys and to view photos and audio postcards from previous trips.

Compass Society

Alumni of All Classical tours become lifetime members of the Compass Society. Members have the option to receive exclusive information about upcoming trips as well as privately organized events for previous trip travelers.


Questions?

Contact Matt Kovich, All Classical Portland’s Chief Operating Officer.


Our Next Adventure!

Scandinavia

Explore Scandinavia with All Classical Portland! August 11-22, 2022

Explore Scandinavia with All Classical Portland featuring the Copenhagen Classical Music Festival, the Oslo Chamber Music Festival, a concert in the home of Edvard Grieg, & more!

Join host Brandi Parisi, friends of All Classical Portland and fellow classical music lovers to experience the Nordic world of fjords, castles, glaciers, and the legacy of the Vikings on this Scandinavian adventure. Travel by train, ferry, and coach through Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. Ride the world’s most scenic railway line to Bergen, tour Danish castles and palaces and attend classical concerts in historic settings. See the Danish crown jewels, preserved Viking ships and the warship Vasa, rescued after more than 300 years on the bottom of Stockholm harbor. To top it off, you’ll be treated to an opera at Stockholm’s royal palace and a private concert in the home of Edvard Grieg. Our 12-day classical Scandinavia journey has it all!

Trip at a glance:

  • 3 Nights Stockholm, Sweden
  • 3 Nights Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1 Overnight ferry ride to Oslo, Norway
  • 2 Nights Oslo, Norway
  • 2 Nights Bergen, Norway

Trip highlights*:

  • Tickets to the Royal Swedish Opera
  • Copenhagen Classical Music Festival
  • Oslo Chamber Music Festival
  • The awe-inspiring scenic rail journey from Oslo to Bergen
  • Traditional dining experiences
  • Viking Museum
  • A concert in the home of Edvard Grieg
  • A scenic fjord cruise in Norway

Trip Facts:

  • 12 Days/ 11 Nights (not including air travel)
  • August 11, 2022: trip begins in Stockholm, Sweden
  • August 22, 2022: trip ends in Bergen, Norway
  • $5,750 per person, double occupancy
  • $1,275 single supplement

*Itinerary is subject to change

All travelers are required to present proof of vaccination. Read more about Cultural Tour safety guidelines at earthboundexpeditions.com/travel-safe. For more information, including how to book a spot on this exciting journey, follow the link below or contact Earthbound Expeditions at (800) 723-8454.

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a japanese temple in the woods

Join All Classical Portland on a Cultural Tour of Japan in October, 2022

Classical Music, Gardens, Culture, History & Cherry Blossoms

October 10-20, 2022

Join All Classical Portland President & CEO Suzanne Nance and fellow lovers of classical music, art, food, history, and culture on a fascinating journey to Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima and Osaka. For 11 unforgettable days, you will discover the splendor and grace of Japanese temples, gardens, palaces, shrines and modern landmarks. Classical music concerts will abound and the cherry blossoms of Kyoto are sure to put on a gorgeous display. Four-star hotels, superb hospitality, and sumptuous cuisine await you on this incredible journey!

TRIP AT A GLANCE

  • 4 Nights Tokyo
  • 2 Nights Hiroshima
  • 4 Nights Kyoto

YOUR ALL CLASSICAL JOURNEY INCLUDES*

  • Hosted by All Classical Portland President and CEO, Suzanne Nance
  • Tickets to two symphony and/or opera performances
  • An additional classical recital featuring traditional music from Japan
  • Pre-concert talks with your host
  • Four-star hotels throughout
  • Guided visits to temples, gardens, markets and museums
  • Transfers by private coach
  • High-speed train tickets from Tokyo to Kyoto
  • Airport transfers for those arriving/departing with the group
  • Daily excursions with English-speaking expert local guides
  • All breakfasts plus 11 additional culinary experiences
  • Outings to colorful markets
  • Travel with like-minded All Classical Portland supporters

TRIP FACTS

  • 11 Days / 10 Nights
  • Trip departs Portland on October 9, 2022
  • Trip begins in Tokyo on October 10, 2022
  • Trip culminates on October 20, at the Osaka airport
  • $7,395 per person double occupancy land
  • Single Supplement $1,445
  • Optional Group Flight from Portland TBD (includes taxes, fees & airport transfers in Japan)
  • Depart: Portland, OR to Tokyo October 9, 2022 (arrives in Tokyo October 10)
  • Return: Osaka to Portland, OR October 20, 2022

WAYS TO SAVE $550

  • Reserve by June 1 & save $300
  • Pay by check & save $150
  • Travel alumni save $100

*Itinerary is subject to change
All travelers are required to present proof of vaccination. Read more about Cultural Tour safety guidelines at earthboundexpeditions.com/travel-safe. For more information, including how to book a spot on this exciting journey, follow the link below or contact Earthbound Expeditions at (800) 723-8454.

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Poland and Prague update:

After careful consideration with our travel partners at Earthbound Expeditions, we have canceled our May 2022 trip to Poland and Prague. Our hearts go out to the people of Ukraine, and we are hopeful that a peaceful resolution will soon put an end to this heartbreaking tragedy. For more ways to help the citizens of Ukraine, visit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine website.


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