Accessability Links
latest news
CLOtC Newsletter February 2016
CLOtC Newsletter February 2016 04/02/2016
Spanish National Tourist Office - Kindle competition
$0 She’s a Winner - Congratulations to teacher Helen Lamport from Denefield School in Reading who w... 03/12/2015
Learning Away Sept 15 Newsletter
Learning Away September 2015 Newsletter 21/09/2015
News Archive

Assured Members

Below is a complete list of our current Assured Members - please note this is randomised each time it is accessed.  

If you are a tour operator and would like to know more about membership of the School Travel Forum please click here


12 Bury Street
IP14 1HA
Tel: +44 (0) 1449 742700

Xplore is a dynamic, motivated and growing company run by people with valuable industry knowledge and expertise. For nearly 30 years we have been providing top class, tailor made packages for groups of young people. Whether it’s an adventure trip, a sports tour, a curriculum based programme, cultural trip or a combination of these; we can provide a range of programmes for your group here in the UK and across the world!   For school groups looking to travel with an educational focus Xplore will design travel programmes that are fun and interesting whilst achieving specific learning outcomes.   Our team will offer support and guidance from initial enquiry, right through to when the group returns home.

Other relevant trading association memberships: ABLS, APTA (Evolution), LOtC, SAFEcic

Burleigh Travel
32 Lansdown
Tel: 01453 755733

Burleigh Travel have been arranging high quality participation based sports tours since 1993 and our excellent reputation and dedicated team will ensure your school experiences a competitively priced tailor made sports tour of the highest standard.

Our team of sports tour co-ordinators all play, support or coach a combination of sports, so they understand what makes the perfect tour and how to create memories that will last long after the tour has finished.

We enjoy working with teachers to create the perfect tour itinerary that incorporates cross curricular activities and learning outside the classroom opportunities ensuring pupils are kept occupied throughout the tour.
ABTA & ATOL bonded.  LOtC Quality Badge holder.

Discover Ltd
Oxted Road
Tel: 01883 744391
Fax: 01883 744912

Inspiring and stimulating, exciting and motivating – science and geography have never been this good! Discover Ltd. operates a field study centre in the Cevennes National Park in France and welcomes students from across the UK and around the world. We are specialists in our field, with extensive curriculum-focused learning resources based on over 50 study themes. Safety management experts, our experienced teachers are leaders in the field in every way, and support visiting staff in all aspects of their educational visit to the Cevennes.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded

Olivier House
18 Marine Parade
Tel: 01273 647229
Fax: 01273 647200

We are an accomplished and well trusted company. We have a small and dedicated team to ensure we provide a personal touch and support you every step of the way. Offering a range of resorts and destinations that have been carefully chosen so that you can avoid the premium prices often associated with major resorts, but still allow access to some of the world’s best ski facilities. We are dedicated to providing superb value for money, excellent service and flexible price.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Ski Astons
The Chalet
Bath Road
Tel: 01905 388070

Ski Astons operates under the auspices of Ultima Tours ltd (Est1953).   As specialists in school and youth travel, Ski Astons has a proven track record for providing European ski packages of the highest quality for 35yrs.   Our tailor made packages are designed by teachers for teachers.   The unique structure of our tours, reduces the stress and the demands made on the party leader to a minimum, allowing school staff to engage in and enjoy the learning experience alongside their students. With a mission statement of 'Total Care' our focus is to provide a safe and unique educational experience.

ABTA & ATOL Bonded

Complete Sports Solutions
Suite 8, The Meadows
Church Road
Tel: 01244 661233

Complete Sports Solutions specialises in arranging group sports tours and producing tailor-made itineraries to suit the specific requirements of our clients. We offer tours to all the main sporting destinations, for all the major team sports including Football, Rugby, Hockey and Netball.

Hellene Travel Ltd
259 Greenwich High Road
London SE10 8N
Tel: 0845 200 1531
Fax: 0208 293 1199  

Hellene Travel, is an educational travel company with a difference. We specialise in classical tours, concentrating primarily on Greek, Roman, Turkish and Croatian archeological and cultural sites.
We are also proud to be associated with the British School at Athens and our groups have benefitted greatly from its support and guidance.
Contact us for a quote and you will soon see why customers book with us year after year!

Hellene Travel Ltd is a trading name of ISIS Educational Services Ltd
Other relevant trading association memberships: ABTA, ATOL, LOTC

Gullivers Sports Travel
Fiddington Manor
GL20 7BJ
Tel: 01684 293175
Fax: 01684 297926

Gullivers Sports Travel's Sports Tours and Festivals department is a leading specialist in the provider of playing tours for school children from primary and prep school age up to leavers and beyond.   Gullivers is the UK's longest established and leading sports tour operator, annually taking nearly 9000 players to over 40 destinations worldwide.   Formed in 1971, our reputation is based on personal service and an understanding of the sporting traveller's needs.
ABTA & ATOL Bonded.

IBT Travel

IBT Travel Group Ltd

Cairn House

15 Skye Road



Tel : 01292 477771

Fax : 01292 471770

With over 25 years of experience in operating tours for school/youth groups, IBT Travel prides itself in delivering both a quality product and an exceptional standard of customer care.   Our company offers tailor made itineraries for both educational and snow-sport tours for groups travelling to the UK, Europe and USA.

ABTA and ATOL bonded, AITO member, LOtC Quality Badge assured


NST Travel Group plc
Discovery House
Brooklands Way
Whitehills Business Park
Tel: 01253 833832
Fax: 01253 833843

At NST, we’ve been helping to deliver the most effective learning outside the classroom experiences for school groups since 1967. Our expertly planned tours cover many curriculum subjects in a wide range of destinations worldwide, and are designed to support teachers in getting the very most out of their time away. Pioneers in the management of safety on school trips, NST’s externally verified Safety Management System offers the reassurance that is of utmost importance to both teachers and parents. Knowledgeable Tour Consultants offer a dedicated service and unrivalled destination knowledge, making sure tour plans run smoothly from start to finish.

Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA, CAA, IATA.
ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Ardmore Educational Travel
Hall Place
Berkshire College of Agriculture
Burchetts Green
Tel: 01628 826699

Ardmore Educational Travel has been organising host family, hotel and hostel stays in Europe since 1984 and our ethos has been simple - to provide safe, high quality trips and efficient, friendly and professional service.   As one of the few remaining companies in the UK offering stays with host families, we know the advantages of a homestay - linguistic improvement, confidence building, cultural awareness and understanding - allachieved within a safe and welcoming family environment.
ABTA and ATOL bonded.

Wyvern Schooltours Ltd
28 Westbourne Gardens
BA14 9AW
Tel: 01225 766346

Wyvern Schooltours was founded by teachers in 1979. We specialise in humanities and arts tours, with particular focus on MFL, history tours and day trips to a diverse and extensive selection of European destinations. We also have a specialist set of tours for Primary Schools. Our core values focus heavily on promoting the educational aspect of all of our tours as well as the hugely important safety aspect. We consistently strive to push the limits on our key organisational strengths, which we are told time-after-time are our flexibility and reduction of group leaders' workloads.
ABTA Bonded; LOtC Quality Badge Assured


Acorn Travel Group
Acorn House
Prospect Road
West Midlands
B62 8DU
Tel: 0121 504 2042
Fax: 0121 504 2052

For over 30 years Acorn has built a reputation as one of the UK's best-known providers of school trips.  Our residential activity centres throughout the UK and Europe provide an exciting and safe environment to enjoy real outdoor activities from Abseiling to Zip-wire Our educational, sports and ski programmes offer inspirational tailor-made or ready-made school trips to all corners of the globe, always at excellent value for money.
Also trading as: Acorn Travel Group, Acorn Adventure, Acorn Ski.
Other relevant trading association or governing body membership: ABTA, BAHA, AALA, ATOL, BCU, RYA, IOL. 
LOtC Quality Badge Assured.
Secure financial protection through ABTA and ATOL.

Galloway School Tours

Galloway School Tours

Denters Hill



IP14 5RR


Tel: 01449 767778

Fax: 01449 766241




Galloway School Tours provides tailored educational tours of the highest quality to destinations within Europe and the UK.   One of the longest established school tour operators, the company has its own modern fleet of first class vehicles,  driven by experienced drivers, which transport the majority of its groups.   The company is a member of the Guild of British Coach Operators, CoachMarque accredited and a Bonded Coach Holiday Group member.

Galloway School Tours is part of the Galloway Travel Group.

Travel Places
Podium House
61 Chapel Road
BN11 1HR

Tel: 01903 832861
Fax: 01903 231743

Email: tours

Travel Places offers School Sports and Educational Tours on a different level.

Our friendly and knowledgeable team specialise in tailor-making tours for schools, clubs and associations to suit all levels and abilities from prep schools through to university sides at sporting events worldwide.

With over 30 years’ experience, Travel Places also specialise in providing travel solutions for major organisations and events around the world.

ABTA, IATA and ATOL Bonded.

The Cultural Experience
8 Barnack Business Park
Blakey Road
Tel: 0345 475 1815

The Cultural Experience is distinguished in its provision of accompanied study tours led by accomplished, knowledgeable and experienced specialists.  Our friendly and helpful team of travel professionals, subject specialists and former teachers has over 50 years of experience in the organisation of hundreds of study tours to destinatins as close as the United Kingdom and Europe and as far as South Africa, Russis, the USA and India.  We prepare and implement exceptional and innovative itineraries to your exact requirements.
Other relevant trading association or governing body membership: ATOL, TTA

16 Longbow Professional Centre
Longbow Close
Tel: 44 (0) 1743 467267
Fax: 44 (0)1743 467268

Activ4 was established in 2002 and is today run by people with a genuine passion for providing students with the best travel experience possible.   Activ4 has gained a deserved reputation for delivering tours worldwide offering excellent value.   Organisers of Sports, Ski and Performing Arts tours certainly welcome the intelligently compiled itineraries, tour introduction packs and also the tremendous level of administrative support.
ABTA & ATOL bonded

Poppy Travel

Remembrance Travel for Schools and Young People
Cantium House
Railway Approach
Tel: 020 8335 9768
Fax: 020 8335 4477

Remembrance Travel for Schools and Young People offers tours specifically for schools and young people to visit memorials, battlefields and remembrance sites across the UK and Europe, covering conflicts of the twentieth century. The tours are all delivered in partnership with the Royal British Legion and are led by specially trained guides drawn from the ex-service community. They have been specifically developed to meet the needs of the National Curriculum, educators and young people.

ABTA bonded, ATOL bonded, IATA, Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge


Adaptable Travel
The Lodge
GL54 1EY
Tel: 01451 832 133

Adaptable Travel provides innovative educational tours for thousands of passengers each academic year from schools, colleges and universities.   We pride ourselves on offering unique, safe and low-cost school trips and study tours.   Our school tours are deisgned to stimulate learning by placing pupils in fresh and exciting contexts relevant to their learning.   These school trips truly echo our philosophy of Leisure & Learning.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded
Tours Designed
5 Napier Court
Gander Lane
Barlborough Links
S43 4PZ
Tel: 01246 570 022
Fax: 01246 570 066

Tours Designed offer tailor made itineraries for educational coach travel to destinations throughout Europe.   Attention to detail in planning, implementation and co-ordination of entire programme ensure our clients travel with us year after year.
ABTA bonded

Voyager School Travel

Voyager School Travel
142 Old Shoreham Road
East Sussex
Tel: 01273 827 327
Fax: 01273 827 328

Voyager School Travel is the Educational Tours arm of a group of very successful school tours companies. Schools choose Voyager because of our People, who without exception have years of experience in school travel. That experience brings with it a wealth of product knowledge and expertise, as well as a deep understanding of what party leaders require. Company run school centres in Normandy and Paris.
Also trading as: Class Tours Ltd

ABTA & ATOL bonded

Select School Travel
Church Road
Burgess Hill
RH15 9AE
Tel: 01444 870100

Select are fully ABTA, ATOL and STF certified for overseas educational school tours that are 100% financially protected. The team has over 150 years’ experience in school travel, led by pioneer John Bowden. #selectsst and support the next generation of learning.

Studytrips School Tours
259 Greenwich High Road
London SE10 8N
Tel: 0845 026 4661 / 0208 293 1187
Fax: 0208 293 1199  

STUDYTRIPS is one of the largest independent and most respected educational travel companies in the UK.

Since 1991 we’ve been developing innovative tours to reinforce classroom teaching. Our programmes, meticulously designed to enlighten and stimulate young minds, can be tailored to meet your own specific requirements and budget.

At STUDYTRIPS, we value your business. Our commitment to providing the best customer care is unsurpassed. From the moment that you contact STUDYTRIPS your personal account manager will be on hand to offer guidance and support throughout.
Our sister company, Key Stage History Tours specialises in bespoke history focused tours, designed to support your teaching objectives and engage your students at KS3 and beyond.  

STUDYTRIPS and Key Stage Travel are trading names of ISIS Educational Services Ltd. 

Other relevant trading association memberships: ABTA, ATOL, LOtC

ECE Travel Ltd
Royal Parade Mews
Tel: 020 8295 8620

ECE develop tailor made and fixed departure programmes for both student travellers that offer unique access to people, places and events throughout the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe.   We are a tour operator and ground handler focused on the inbound market offering a diverse mix of quality educational, cultural, sporting and special interest programmes designed to meet your exact group requirements.

Study Experiences and Sport Experiences

Cantium House
Railway Approach

Tel: 020 8335 4455

Fax: 020 8335 4477


Study Experiences offers a wide range of great value educational tours, which include curriculum-led multimedia seminars and interactive workshops, all supported by Study Experiences’ education guides. Inclusive of all travel and accommodation arrangements, educational content and materials, these outstanding learning opportunities take place at major destinations across the UK, Europe and further afield. Sport Experiences offers spectator tours to major sporting events, playing tours to destinations throughout Europe and our exclusive junior rugby, football, netball and hockey festivals.


ABTA bonded, ATOL bonded, IATA, Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge

European Study Tours
4 Post Office Walk
Fore Street
SG14 1DL
Tel: 01992 512869
Fax: 01992 586380

Our aim is to help you offer outstanding learning opportunities and enrichment for your students, engaging learners with their subject and getting them passionate about their studies.

We provide the perfect environment for learning outside the classroom particularly in KS4-5, in areas such as Humanities, Science, Arts and Languages. Our aim is to encourage students in their academic attainment whist having a memorable and enjoyable experience. Our unbeatable value and market-leading specialist study visits are what set us apart. We lead the way in unique learning experiences with our student conferences and events, held in the world’s most exciting cities!


Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded

WST Travel Ltd
Chiltern House
181 Bristol Avenue
Tel: 01253 441900
Fax: 01253 440514

Exceptional Tours, Expertly Delivered.

When you choose WST to plan your school tour you’re choosing to travel with the experts. With over 300 combined years of experience, our 2015/16 brochure is packed with tours linked directly to the subjects, study themes and learning outcomes from the National Curriculum, but more than that, our Tour Consultants have an in-depth knowledge of your subject and your chosen destination.

It is with this intimate knowledge that we plan and tailor your tour to fit your needs at a price that is within your budget and all with an unrivalled personal, professional and attentive service.

Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded

Absolute Travel and Tours
10 Chapel Hill
CM24 8AG 
Tel: 01279 647 566


With a wealth of specialist experience, our friendly team has been helping school groups to enjoy sports, ski, educational and special interest trips since 1992 under our former STI School Travel, Sports Travel and STI Skiwise brands. Our extensive school tour programme features packages in the UK, Europe and beyond to suit every budget, requirement and aspiration. Highlights include our SportsSchool festivals, Academy experience coaching, music and the performing arts tours as well as some fantastic ski trip packages. Enjoy multi-group savings, free inspection trips and a personal service that’s second to none.

Also trading as: Absolute Skiwise, Absolute School Travel and Absolute Sports Travel which along with Absolute Travel and Tours are all trading names of Sports Travel International Ltd.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA & ATOL bonded, LOTC Quality badge holders

Diverse School Travel
95 Spencer Street
B18 6DA
Tel: 0121 271 0120
Fax: 0121 535 7030

Diverse School Travel is a passionate and vibrant business, offering schools & colleges educational and cultural tours throughout the UK, Europe, and beyond. We always create meticulously planned itineraries tailor-made to meet your learning objectives, with a good balance of curriculum-driven activities and realistic timing. No teacher should spend any time filling in paperwork that is not essential – so we work tirelessly on your behalf to ensure that your time is well-spent. Where we can do something on your behalf, we do; when you need us, we respond.

Diverse School Travel. Fast. Efficient. Working for you.
ABTA & ATOL Bonding and LOtC Quality Badge Holder


Further & Higher Travel Ltd
Unit 3 Grain House
Mill Court
Great Shelford
CB22 5LD
Tel: 01279 658221

FHT Travel Ltd provides a knowledgeable and professional student group travel services, with bespoke visits based on each institute’s subject specialism needs and offering great value for money. Whilst away, a full and varied programme can be arranged, giving students the ideal opportunity to enhance their studies away from the institute.
ABTA and ATOL Bonded


Holts Battlefield Tours

Holts Battlefield and History Tours
Sunway House
Canklow Meadows
West Bawtry Road
S60 2XR
Tel: 01306 873571

Holts Battlefield & Education Tours is a division of Leger Holidays and is still the leading battlefield and history tours company. With over 25 years experience in running school travel, Holts Tours are specialists in educational travel and understand that when choosing a tour you must satisfy the varied needs of the school, the parents and most of all the students. Our tours are carefully designed to fit in with the curriculum, covering World War I, World War II, Napoleonic History and much more. 
ABTA & ATOL bonded


Olivier House
18 Marine Parade
Tel: 01273 320991
Fax: 01273 220665

As well as being the undisputed Austrian experts for school ski trips, we are pleased to present the most extensive ranges of resorts and hotels in Switzerland and Italy. We pride ourselves on working personally with our Party Leaders and promise to get the right package at the right price for school ski groups. Our Innsbruck team are in a unique position to find the best and most suitable hotels for school ski trips with access to high altitude, snow sure resorts. We also provide an educational and cultural tour programme through our HTS School Tours programme. We have 3 separate specialised brands; HTS Total ski, HTS Ski Value, and HTS School tours
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Rondo Travel Limited
The Cobbles
North Yorkshire

Tel: 01423 526800
Fax: 01423 301008

Rondo Travel has been providing bespoke and tailored tours for schools for over 25 years. Our commitment to providing a quality service is unparalleled, with our personal hotel audits going way beyond the minimum requirements set. Our robust Safety Management System is further enhanced by the LOtC Quality Badge.

With a truly flexible and personal service ( with no hidden charges ) you understand why our clients remain extremely loyal.

ABTA and ATOL Bonded and LOtC Quality Assured.



Silverblue Tours Ltd
21 Pine View Close
GU27 1DU

Tel: 01428 658 033
Fax: 01428 653 237

We truly believe that being part of a school or group tour is a once in a lifetime experience and every child should have the opportunity to take part in one. Not only does it bond a group in spirit but it also enriches each person’s character. In all senses, being part of a team tour creates a sense of belonging and the memories will remain forever.  

Silverblue Tours will work with you to create a truly unique and memorable tour for your students as well as offering great value for money.

Abacus House
Caxton Place
Wales, UK
CF23 8HA

Tel   +44 (0)2920 390747
Fax  +44 (0)2920 390767
Email :
Website :

inspiresport pioneered the concept of collaborating with the world’s top clubs and national federations  to package  ‘once in a lifetime’ train and play tours involving the very best coaches at world class facilities. After nearly a decade of ‘Making Dreams Come True’ for over 50,000 aspiring young athletes, the company has established itself as the market leader in residential team sports development programmes for school groups.
The products offered come exclusively recommended by a number of the leading schools sports governing bodies across the UK.
The programmes have proven to leave pupils feeling confident, matured and inspired.
ATOL & ABTA bonded

The School Travel Company
22 Worcester Street
Tel: +44(0) 1384 398 888
Fax: +44(0) 1384 398 859

Although School Trips Ltd. is a new name in school travel, we have been organising school and group trips for over 20 years. Encounters Europe offers high quality bespoke tours and The School Travel Company has innovative ‘off the shelf’ trips. Together with the exotic excitement of our Indian trips, we can provide a wide range of educational visits.
Trading as: Encounters Europe, The School Travel Company, Acorn In India, Diverse Earth

ABTA and ATOL bonded

The Travel Adventure Ltd
6-7 Lovers Walk
East Sussex
Tel: 01273 284170

Since 1993 we’ve been delivering perfect solutions to teachers by offering supportive group travel experiences from the first phone call to the return trip home. Our emphasis is on safety, fun & learning which results in unforgettable experiences for students and teachers on overseas tours as well as tours within the UK. Our team designs tailored itineraries to suit each group’s requirements. We were the original provider of the student led conventions in Disneyland® Paris & continue to develop our curriculum focused tours.

ABTA & ATOL bonded; LOtC Quality Badge assured; Group Travel Organisers Association; Preferred Partner Disneyland ® Paris

ACFEA Tour Consultants
12-15 Hanger Green
W5 3EL
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8799 8360
Fax: +44 (0) 20 8998 7965

ACFEA Tour Consultants arrange tailor-made concert tours throughout the world. With over 50 years of experience and a worldwide network of accomplished musicians and travel experts, we open doors to the best venues and performance opportunities available to choirs, orchestras and bands. ACFEA Tour Consultants specialise in long-haul trips to Asia, Australasia and the Americas as well as low-cost concert tours by coach or train to the cultural centres of Europe.
A division of Specialised Travel Ltd.
ABTA & ATOL bonded.

Rhapsody Tours Ltd
Lake House
Winkhurst Green
TN14 6LD
Tel: 0845 130 4611

Rhapsody Tours specialise in Year Group and Reward Trips for all types of school in both the state and independent sectors. They can offer a variety of experience to suit all ages of students from Primary to Secondary. Tours are by executive coach to UK and European destinations. The company aims to provide an exceptional level of personal service and advice both before and during the tour. Each tour is tailor-made to achieve the school’s learning outcomes. They also offer a wide range of subject specific tours covering GCSE and A Level subjects.
ABTA bonded and Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge

Schools Into Europe
Cesail - y - Bryn
Wenalt Road
CF14 6TQ
Tel: 029 20522236

Schools Into Europe is a family-run school and group travel specialist, with over 55 years of experience in organising educational tours. Based in Cardiff, we work with primary and secondary schools across the United Kingdom and beyond, and offer a personal and friendly service, with a pro-active approach to Health & Safety. Our package is tried-and-tested, and we organise each tour exactly according to our customers’ requirements and learning objectives. 
Other relevant trading association membership: CPT, RoSPA, BLC;
ABTA Bonded
LOtC Quality Badge holders

MasterClass Sports Tours
1 Union Street
Kingston Upon Thames
Tel: 0203 617 7981

MasterClass Sports Tours are the market leaders in school sports coaching and tournament tours.  In addition to our range of European coaching and tournament courses, we also offer tailor-made sports tours to a wide range of other destinations worldwide, including South Africa and the Caribbean.  Specialising only in sports tours, our experienced office team offer an unrivalled level of support and expertise to group leaders, including ensuring the highest standards of safety are observed to gauging the perfect standard of opposition for your local fixtures.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

African Adventures
4 Crescent House
Yonge Close
SO50 9SX

Tel: 023 8178 0957


African Adventures is the UK’s leading volunteer travel organisation. We provide the opportunity for individuals and groups to enjoy incredible volunteering experiences in Ghana, Kenya and Zanzibar with our partner projects. Our school expeditions are fully inclusive and, starting from £1425, cost effective without compromising on safety or enjoyment. We offer students the chance to participate in a variety of volunteering roles incorporating teaching assistance, building and renovation of school facilities and multi-sports coaching. Through these roles, students can make a tangible and lasting difference at the projects, whilst enhancing their personal development skills and preparing for their future.


Memberships and accreditations: ATOL, ABTA, LOtC Quality Badge, DofE Residential AAP



Discover the World
Arctic House
8 Bolters Lane
Tel: 01737 214214
Fax: 01737 362340

Established in 1983, Discover the World's specialist study trips programme provides tailor-made educational travel, whether for field study or quite simply through ‘awe and wonder’.  A dedicated schools travel team offer first-hand destination knowledge and the highest levels of customer service - 99% of school trip organisers rated us 'good' or 'excellent' in 2013.   Carefully researched itineraries cover a range of topics including geography, general science and tourism.   Specialising in Iceland, destinations also include Bay of Naples, China, Costa Rica, Norway, Morocco, Sicily and beyond...  Comprehensive Safety Management System with detailed risk assessments.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL bonded, CAA

Olivier House
18 Marine Parade
Tel: 01273 244 569
Fax: 01273 244 500

SkiBound is a well recognised and trusted name in school skiing with 26 years of experience in operating school ski tours. Our head office staff and overseas team bring together years of resort and operational experience ensuring each school has a successful ski trip. We own 8 Clubhotels throughout the French Alps and specialise in Europe as well as running an extensive programme to North America and Canada.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Unit 8 Acorn Park
Commercial Gate
NG18 1EX
Tel: 01623 456 333

As a market leader, Interski has provided school/college snowsport courses to the Aosta Valley, Italy since 1983.  Focussing on one area and four resorts, means our inclusive value-for-money packages stand out from the crowd with our own British ski school, ski hire buildings/equipment and in-resort ski wear rental service.  We have a large, experienced team on the spot, dedicated rescue staff, a Co-ordinator in each hotel and a personal Account Manager in the UK - you can rest assured that you and your students will be very well looked after.  No hidden supplements or minimum group size. ABTA members, ATOL holder.

16 Bridge Street Row
Tel: 01244 314999

Galina International Study Tours Ltd is based in Chester and was founded in 1989.
We offer coach-based, curriculum-relevant study tours designed by Tour Consultants, all of whom have experience in teaching and examining.
Galina's portfolio covers ten curriculum areas including Engliash & Maths, Art & Music, the Humanities, Science & Modern Languages.   Study locations include Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, the First World War battlefields of northern France & Belgium & Normandy.
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA

Edwin Doran Sports Tours
1 Union Street
Kingston Upon Thames
Tel: 0203 617 7983

Edwin Doran Sports Tours are the market leaders in sports travel with over 40 years experience operating quality sports tours throughout the world. Renowned for our experience, expertise and extra touches, it is no surprise that we have taken more teams on tour than any other sports tour operator; +11, 000 at the last count. The statistics speak for themselves: 92% of our tours rated outstanding or good and 95% of fixtures rated "just right." Our dedicated team of front-line staff, all of whom play sport, offer extensive knowledge, innovative touring ideas and a personal approach to the world of sport.


ABTA, ATOL & IATA bonded; STF & LOTC Quality badge assured.

Anglia Tours Ltd
First Floor
Charles House
Kelvedon Road
tel +44 1376 574130
fax +44 1376 574140

Anglia Tours Ltd specialises in high quality fully guided tours to a range of locations in the UK and across Europe, particularly battlefields and historic sites. Each tour is led by a highly experienced guide, selected not only for their expertise but also their ability to engage with audiences and to share their enthusiasm for the sites we visit.
ABTA & ATOL bonded

Bank House
High Street
GL14 1BB
Tel: 01594 726342

321ski and 321dive uniquely offer school ski and dive trips that are ‘Designed by Teachers’. Founded by former teachers intent on raising the quality and integrity of school trips, 321 delivers the standard of school trip that our teacher colleagues would be delighted with.
321 offers a full programme of school ski trips to Europe, US and Canada with attention to detail and safeguarding as top of our agendas. In addition 321 delivers school dive trips to the Canaries, Mediterranean and Egypt. 321 provides teachers with all of the trip planning documents required for their trip, improving their work/life balance.
ABTA, ATOL and International Passenger Protection members

Alton Court
Penyard Lane
Tel: 0844 371 1300
Fax: 0844 371 1313

PGL is a long established provider of outdoor education for schools, with a reputation for providing safe, tailor-made courses with meaningful outcomes and high standards of tuition and accommodation.

PGL Ski carefully selects accommodation at resorts in Austria, Andorra, France, Switzerland, Italy, the Czech Republic and the USA, to ensure the widest choice and the best value for money for your school ski trip.

Our experienced Ski team provides support and assistance throughout the planning and duration of each trip, including a dedicated PGL representative in resort to help with day-to-day organisation and evening activities.  

Teacher previews are available – please contact us for details


Trading association membership: ABTA, ATOL, CAA, BAPA, LOtC Quality Badge assured.

ABTA and ATOL bonded.


Halsbury Travel
35 Churchill Park
Colwick Business Estate
Tel: 0115 9404 303
Fax: 0115 9404 304

An ABTA/ATOL bonded Tour Operator specialising in School and Group tours. Established March 1986, we organise tours to Western Europe and beyond, including tours for Modern Languages, History, Business Studies, Music, Art, Sports, Geography and most other academic subjects. We also Trade as Acorn Educational Exchanges arranging European Work Experience Trips for 6th Formers and HTSki.
Also Trading as Acorn Educational Exchanges, Halsbury Travel, HT Ski
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA
ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Olivier House
18 Marine Parade
Tel: 01273 265 264
Fax: 01273 265 236

Travelbound provide curriculum led educational tours to inspire your pupils and enrich class-room learning from key stage 2 to key stage 5. We support our teachers throughout the tour process with friendly advice, full knowledge of our destinations, and can recommend tours to suit any syllabus requirement. We are here to make your life easier and your school trip a great success!
Other relevant trading association membership: ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Visions In Education
Bolney Place
Cowfold Road
Haywards Heath
RH17 5QT
Tel: 01444 226348

Visions in Education provides high quality educational travel for schools.

We offer Ski & Boarding, Science & Discovery, Teamwork Sports tours and Academy Drama and Expressive Arts tours.

Our worldwide programme offers something that is both stimulating and exciting for students and designed to meet your budget. 
Trading association membership: ABTA, IATA, AITO, LOtC Quality Badge assured
ATOL and ABTOT Bonded

WorldStrides International Discovery

Salcombe House
Long Street

Dorset  DT9 3BU

Tel:+44 1935 810810
Fax: +44 1935 815815

WorldStrides International Discovery formerly Casterbridge Tours is an educational travel company specialising in customised educational group tours.  Created in 1979 by former educators intent on building an educational travel company that could deliver a truly cultural and meaningful travel experience.  In 2011 Casterbridge joined forces with WorldStrides.  Established in 1967 Worldstrides is America’s largest student travel organisation, providing a variety of educational travel experiences to over 200,000 students each year to destinations throughout the world. 
ABTA and ATOL bonded

STA Travel
Priory House
6 Wrights Lane
W8 6TA
Tel: 033 321 7848 

STA Travel is the world’s largest travel company for teachers, students and young people. With over 35 years’ experience STA Travel Education organises safe, secure and exciting tailor-made trips for Schools, Colleges and Universities. We tailor make trips that can be perfectly aligned to your curriculum objectives as well as creating unique Sport Tours and Adventure Trips all over the world. With exclusive and flexible student & academic airfares, and globally negotiated prices on leading tours, accommodation, transfers and guides we’ll always give you the best price.

Need peace of mind? We’re fully ABTA and ATOL bonded and have all relevant qualifications and associations. Our educational team of Travel Experts and Regional Educational Development Executives provide support and advice throughout, helping academics bring text books to life!

Teamlink Sports Tours
1 Union Street
Kingston Upon Thames
Tel: 0808 1156 483

Teamlink arrange tailor-made sports tours and tournament entry for clubs, schools and universities to European and Worldwide destinations. This includes teams of every age group from youth and juniors to seniors and veterans in a wide range of team sports. Our sports tour packages are very flexible and can be adapted to suit each unique customer.

Teamlink is a trading name of Gullivers Sports Travel.  Gullivers Sports Travel Ltd. is a member of the TUI AG group of companies which is the world's number one integrated tourism business, operating in 180 countries with 31 major source markets and over 30 million customers. For more information, visit

GB Sports Tours
2 West Walk
Lambton Estate
Chester Le Street
Tel: +44 (0) 191 385 1613

GB Sports Tours specialise in providing tailor made sports tours to destinations Worldwide for educational groups. Operating since 2000 we pride ourselves in the flexible personal service and approach offered which is reflected in the number of clients re-booking year on year. We create bespoke, safe and memorable tours for a lifelong experience for both students and staff

Secure financial protection through TTA and ATOL.

STF & LOtC Quality badge assured.

$0 $0 OneStage Specialist Concert Tours$0 Unit B, Innovation House$0 292 Worton Road$0 Isleworth$0 Middlesex$0 TW7 6EL$0 Tel: 020 8568 5486$0$0 $0$0 $0 $0 $0We are a hugely experienced team of musicians and travel experts providing tailor-made performance tours to Europe, North America and further afield for all types of choir and instrumental ensemble, and one of the very few tour operators dedicated solely to concert tours.  Our focus is squarely on the music and we have an unrivalled reputation for successful concerts abroad for musicians of all ages and types from junior school through to sixth form colleges, university groups and adult ensembles. $0 $0ABTOT and ATOL-bonded, LOtC Quality badge holder$0 $0 $0 $0

SkiTeam4 & Team4Tours
Unit 69
Station Road Workshops
BS15 4PJ
Tel: 01179 865219
Fax: 01179 572272

With its Head Office in Innsbruck, Austria, SkiTeam4 is able to obtain the best hotels in top resorts in Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Andorra and the Spanish Pyrenees, negotiated by our most senior staff who audit all services provided. SkiTeam4 operates the highest standards of safety and best practice available to UK schools with quality packages that include Fully Supervised Lessons, Helmets, Insurance with no excesses and use of a Mobile Phone for Party Leaders in resort. The Bristol office is staffed by the UK’s foremost experts plus 5 experienced Regional Managers to look after you every step of the way.  Team4Tours offers a superb selection of innovative Educational Trips.

ABTA - CAA ATOL - Austrian Government Tour Operator's Licence 20090035 - Audited & Accredited by the Austrian Government Tourist Authorities

One Jubilee Street
East Sussex
Tel: 01273 648248

Delivering inspiring learning experiences is what we do. For 80 years we’ve been enhancing the lives of young people with unforgettable, life-changing trips, specifically geared around learning. Every year we help over 250,000 students get out of the classroom and learn in new and exciting ways with educational tours, ski trips, performing arts tours and sports tours.  Our trips are specifically designed to bring teaching to life and to help young people grow and develop.

Equity is the new single brand name for School Travel Service, SkiPlan, Pavilion Tours, Sloping Off, Equity School Travel and Equity School Ski.

Trading association membership: ABTA, ATOL, CAA, LOtC Quality Badge assured
ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Club Europe Group Travel
22-24 Jaggard Way
SW12 8SG
Tel: 0800 496 4996
Fax: 020 8772 0456

A UK leader in the industry, Club Europe has been organising inspiring school and youth group trips for over 30 years. We pride ourselves on creating unique, tailor-made tours that leave wonderful lasting memories. We are a proudly independent family-run company and everyone who works for us truly cares about the trips we provide.

We offer:

·         bespoke music tours to Europe and beyond for all types and abilities of choirs and ensembles

·         fantastic ski trips to the best resorts in Austria, France, Italy, Switzerland and Spain; and

·         a wide range of educational trips that cover all subjects on the National Curriculum.


We also trade as Club Europe Ski Tours, Club Europe Concert Tours & Club Europe School Travel.

Other relevant trading association membership: LOtC Badge Holders, ABTA and ATOL Bonded.

Rayburn Tours Ltd
Rayburn House
37 Brunel Parkway
Pride Park
DE24 8HR

Tel: 01332 347828
Fax: 01332 340940

Rayburn Tours is a specialist group tour operator, arranging rewarding educational tours focused on the National Curriculum, helping to bring education to life! We also offer exciting worldwide performance tours for amateur musicians, school ski trips, and sport tours to destinations around the globe. 


Operating since 1965, we pride ourselves on organising quality, tailor made tours with first class service. Our detailed Safety Management Systems and focus on curriculum related educational experiences also contributed to us becoming one of the first educational tour operators to be awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge.

ABTA and ATOL Bonded, LOtC Quality badge holder