London is a great destination for students, offering a wide range of highly enjoyable educational visits, excursions and activities, within easy reach of your school or college. We offer students the opportunity to experience its world class science museums, take part in specialist education programmes and enjoy bringing their subject to life outside of the classroom.
What the price includes
- Two days' exclusive coach travel, including pick-up and drop-off at your school or college
- One night's hotel accommodation in greater London
- Continental breakast
- Guided sightseeing tour of London
- London 'Educational Visits and Attractions' Guide
- Individually tailored itinerary
- Services of Study Experiences Tour Manager while in London
- One free teacher place for every 8 students
The Three Day Study Experience includes all of the above with an extra night's hotel accommodation and an additional day's coach hire for transfers in London.
London is home to the UK's most renowned galleries and museums; great sporting venues - Wembley Stadium, Twickenham, Wimbledon, Lord's - the renowned West End theatres and a vast array of world famous sights and attractions. You and your students will have the chance to visit a wide number of them and take part in specialist educational programmes, which will all provide new experiences that will stimulate and inspire them, such as:
The Science Museum is committed to bringing science to life, and life to science, offering students the opportunity to see and experience the history, technology and scientific phenomena that they are learning at school. Support your visit with their downloadable resource materials.
Natural History Museum
This spectacular museum now also includes the new Darwin Centre. The Centre, which displays vital research and internationally important collections, is designed to inspire people to think about the natural environment differently and, in turn, to take better care of our planet. The museum offers curriculum-linked events, workshops and hands-on activities.
Royal Observatory Greenwich and Planetarium
Find out how cutting-edge technology and sheer dedication combine to answer some of the most exciting questions in the universe. A range of interactive programmes and resources are available that bring the curriculum to life.
The Thames Barrier is one of the world's largest moveable flood barriers. Spanning 520 metres across the River Thames, it protects 125 square kilometres of central London from flooding. Visit the information centre to learn about how the Barrier was designed, built and works.
Our tour arrangements are based on providing your group with exclusive use of a 48, 49 or 53 seat coach, which will collect you from and return you back to your school or college. The coach will also provide the transfers between your chosen activities each day and your hotel, to ensure you enjoy the very best arrangements in London. Prices are based on a group size of 40 students.
Your group will stay in one of our carefully selected hotels. Our range includes excellent properties in both greater and central London. Our greater London hotels range includes the Ibis Wembley Hotel, St Giles Hotel Heathrow and Premier Inn Heathrow Hotel. Our central London hotels range includes the Ibis Excel Hotel.
Educational Support Materials
To help plan your tour we provide you with Study Experiences' Educational Visits and Attractions Guide. Your dedicated Programme Manager will discuss your requirements with you, take responsibility for planning your itinerary and offer you a comprehensive visits booking service, including a wide range of dining, sightseeing and educational visit options.