School Trips Abroad

Extra funding will be available for foreign exchange trips

Extra funding will be available for foreign exchange trips


Schools in England will be able to apply for grants to visit partner schools around the world.

Great Wall of China

School travel to Africa and China on the rise


According to GTC Travel Group, a group flight specialist, school travel to Africa and China has risen in 2018.

Puy du Fou

Popular French theme park adds to its History themed offering


A new immersive production, upgraded park entrances and an investment of €28.5m are amongst the key initiatives for 2019, announced by Puy du Fou. 

A school on one of WST's trips to Rhineland, Germany

More specialist tours following Next Generation Travel expansion


Teachers will have access to more school trip options after a specialist educational travel company acquired three other travel operators.

Charters School students visiting the beach on a trip to Montpellier in France

Standing out in the class: A trip to Montpellier


Earlier this summer, a group of Year 10 students from Charters School visited Montpellier on one of Halsbury Travel’s Language Study Tours. Their teacher, Laura Stock, reports back on the experience.

World Challenge trip to Morocco

Global outlook: World Challenge Expedition


Christ the King College has always had a global outlook and offers a range of trips and exchanges including Spanish, French and Norwegian exchanges, trips to Italy, Greece and Poland.

St Peter’s Catholic High School trip to Mar Menor in Spain

Speaking the language: The Arbolar Centre


The learning objectives for the trip were to learn and practice speaking Spanish in an authentic setting, to improve confidence in spoken Spanish, as well as to get a better understanding of Spanish life, culture, History and Geography.

Wieliczka Salt Mines

Discover Krakow: World Strides


Take your students on a school trip to Krakow and begin exploring the city, before taking a guided tour of Auschwitz Birkenau, where over 1.1 million people lost their lives.

Bridgwater & Taunton College students during their trip to Morocco.

Bridgwater & Taunton College's trip to Morocco


Meeting local Berber people, hiking in the Atlas Mountains and going on a camel ride were among the many highlights of Bridgwater & Taunton College’s visit to Morocco.

Visiting the Bayeux Tapestry

Winners, in more ways than one: Trip to Normandy


A group of students who had never been on a residential trip embraced every opportunity that was presented to them - including trying frog’s legs and snails - after their school won a visit to France.

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Case study: World Travel, Kerala, India


Camping in tea plantations and travelling in packed buses were among the many experiences that greeted a group of London teenagers during a recent trip to India.