New York - the liveliest and most exciting city in the world - offers students a unique opportunity to experience ICT at the global forefront of technology, commerce, media, tourism and entertainment. Our five and six day tours ensure that you have enough time to explore this remarkable city and to visit the incredible number of sights and attractions it has to offer.
What the price includes
- Return scheduled flights from London to New York
- 1 checked bag (hold luggage) per passenger
- Return coach transfers from the airport to your hotel
- 3 or 4 nights’ accommodation
- Services of a Study Experiences Tour Manager whilst in New York
- Individually tailored itinerary
- Educational Visits and Attractions Guide
- 1 Free Staff Place for every 10 students
- All Government Taxes, Service Charges & VAT
- 24 hour emergency cover and support
The Six Day Study Experience includes all of the above with an extra night's hotel accommodation.
New York is home to some of the world's most renowned museums, the United Nations Headquarters, the Broadway theatres and Wall Street financial district. You and your students will have the chance to visit them all, as well as the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, Times Square, Brooklyn Bridge, Chinatown and Central Park, which will all provide new experiences that will stimulate and inspire them. We also offer a range of ICT-related educational visits, programmes and workshops, including:
New York Hall of Science
The New York Hall of Science is the city's hands-on science and technology centre. NYSCI has over 450 permanent interactive exhibits and also runs programmes, events and workshops. NYSCI aims to promote science and technology as significant tools in order to help appreciate the world we live in.
Sony Wonder Technology Lab
Students will enjoy access to interactive exhibits relating to technology and communication, including playing with famous musicians, producing a movie preview and even creating a video game.
New York Transit Museum
The visit, which includes an education session, will ensure students gain an understanding of the key role technology plays in ensuring effective public transport systems with particular focus on the New York City Metropolitan region.
We use the scheduled services of airlines such as Virgin Atlantic and American Airlines, with departures from London Heathrow. Please see approximate timings below for flights from London (please note that these times are purely for guidance).
Outbound: Depart Heathrow 1300hrs, Arrive JFK 1600hrs
Inbound: Depart JFK 2030hrs, Arrive Heathrow 0830hrs (Please note that your inbound flight is overnight, departing during the evening and arriving back in the UK the following morning.)
We offer a choice of hotel locations to ensure that you enjoy your stay in the accommodation best suited to your students’ itinerary plans and budget. Hotel locations include New Jersey which offers exceptional value, fashionable Brooklyn which is just a few miles from downtown Manhattan, the popular Upper West Side of Manhattan, or in downtown Manhattan a few steps away from Times Square, closest to all the popular sights. All rooms at the hotels have two double beds, private bathrooms, colour television and telephone. Students are accommodated on the basis of four sharing a room. Teachers are accommodated either on the basis of two sharing a room or, for a supplement, in single rooms.
Your Educational Visits & Attractions
To ensure that you make the most of your trip to New York your Tours Specialist is able to arrange a wide choice of educational visits, activities and dining options. Full details of everything you might wish to see and do are available in our New York ‘Educational Visits and Attractions Guide’.