Institute for CultureTravel (IFC), is Ireland's only dedicated cultural travel provider. We offer high quality opera, ballet and classical music holidays and tours to cities across the UK, Europe and the US with departures from Ireland. Originally formed in Germany in 1963 as IFB, “Institut fur Bildungsreisen”, we have been creating and providing very special tours and travel arrangements to operas, festivals, orchestras, museums and galleries in renowned cultural cities ever since, amongst which are: Vienna, Bregenz, Morbisch, Salzburg, Prague, Milan, Berlin, Verona, Budapest, Dresden, Leipzig, London and New York. Each of our holidays is meticulously planned with a high level of attention to detailed invested in each of our travel itineraries. Our price includes flights, transfers, guides, accommodation, guided tours & excursions. In 1997, the IFB business was formed in Ireland and in 2014 we adopted the translated name “Institute for CultureTravel” and changed the abbreviated name from IFB to IFC. IFC is a trading name of Travel Direction Limited, a leading Irish Travel company since 1976 and is fully licensed & bonded in accordance with the Commission of Aviation Regulation (TA 0231).