Stimulate learning by taking in sights of historical significance, experience local languages and cuisine.

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Rooted in art, architecture, music, literature and philosophy, European culture is heavily influenced by its long history, traditions and the various people groups that live within it such as the Slavic, Germanic and Indo-European people.


There are over 50 countries in the continent of Europe and it has the highest population density in the world, There are many languages spoken in Europe including French, Polish and Spanish. The most spoken languages are Russian, English, German, French and Italian.


France is the most popular tourist destination in the world with over 90 million tourists arriving in the land of fine food, each year. Your students will love the cuisine in France. It is world-renowned and is the birthplace of favourites such as soufflés, mousse, croissants, crêpes, cheese and the humble baguette.

Student Experiences on offer in Europe.

A school trip to Europe offers scenic beauty, rich history and dazzling artistic and culinary diversity. Visit Athens, the birthplace of democracy, or learn about the Renaissance in Florence. Explore the Napoleonic splendour of Paris, and the multilayered historical and cultural canvas of London. 

On a school trip to Europe, you can expect:

  • Opportunities for creative learning for students in some of the most famous cities in the world.
  • Opportunity for students to develop language skills.
  • Academic experiences in the location of key political and historic sites.

Europe is an amazing school trip destination. It is welcoming, with excellent transport infrastructure and packed full of diverse learning opportunities. A school trip to Europe presents the opportunity to combine learning outcomes from STEM subjects, the arts, history and languages all in one place!

Immerse your students in powerful lost empires that shaped much of modern society. Explore some of the world’s best art galleries and museums. Get lost in the cultural heritage of Europe's greatest cities such as London, Paris and Rome and tour some of the most architecturally significant buildings in the world.

Academic tours to Europe with Educating Adventures, Colosseum in Rome
Colosseum , Rome

Europe is a small continent with excellent transport links, so you rarely have to travel longer than a few hours before you find yourself in a new and exciting location.

"Many thanks to 'Educating Adventures'  Laura Milner and James Whiteley who put together a faultless itinerary logically explained and supported on the ground in each country. All time schedules worked perfectly with nothing left to chance."
Rodney Sipthorp, St Kevin's College, Europe Art Trip, October 2018.

Featured trips

Check out the academic trips available for your school in Europe. From STEM, history and music, there’s a trip to suit your school and subject.

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