Worldwide cultural & enrichment experiences

We have put together a great choice of themed itineraries in all our exciting destinations, which are ideal for enrichment week, a cultural tour or a group bonding and reward trip - all of which can be adapted to suit your specific objectives.

School trips are a golden opportunity to inspire curiosity and stronger relationships among teenage groups beyond the four walls of their usual classroom. 

These trips build interpersonal skills by encouraging young people to step outside of their comfort zone, meet interesting people, try new things and understand more about the world we live in. The connections made on a cultural school trip – whether personal relationships or cultural understanding – often last for far longer than the time actually spent away.

Learn more about our cultural trips to Europe

BIG CITY EXPERIENCE

From our very own capital city London, we have a range of cities throughout Europe to suit every budget and every interest. As well as being great fun, the visits in these cities will offer pupils the opportunity to cover many aspects of their curriculum in a short space of time!

THE BEST OF BERLIN

Berlin is one of Europe's most historic cities and has evolved to become vibrant and cosmopolitan with educational and cultural visits. A school trip to this lively city will give pupils a greater understanding of German life, past and present. History groups can gain insight into the Cold War and the Holocaust. German language pupils will be immersed in the culture of German life, helping to reinforce classroom-based learning and enhance language skills.

A JOURNEY INTO THE PAST & PRESENT

Combining its classical heritage with the trappings of a modern city, Rome is a fascinating destination to visit. Its centre is sufficiently compact to accommodate walking tours while its extensive and excellent metro system also affords easy access to the superb range of museums, monuments and tourist attractions, making it perfect for enrichment week or a cultural tour. Only by visiting Rome can you really understand the splendour and decadence of 'The Eternal City' and is certain to leave your pupils feeling inspired.

CULTURE, CUISINE & CONVERSATION

NST's exclusive school group accommodation - Château d'Ebblighem, situated on the Opal Coast, Northern France is ideal for small groups through to whole year groups - perfect for a year 7 bonding trip, Christmas markets or enrichment and activity week.

CULTURAL CATALONIA

A school trip to the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona certainly won't disappoint! This seaside city is steeped in history, offering a diverse range of educational visits and language enrichment experiences. The rich history of the city, as well as the talents of its artists including Gaudí, Picasso and Dalí, is visible throughout the city's many museums, landmarks and attractions, perfect for a cultural trip or enrichment and activities week. We can provide free educational resources which are perfect for language enrichment.

Trips to once in a lifetime destinations

NEW YORK

Absorb the bright lights and pizzazz of Broadway with a school trip to New York. Take in the art scene at some world-renowned museums and galleries. Visit top media organisations to get the low-down on TV, film and radio production. Explore the origins of the Civil Rights Movement. Discover the city's past as an arrival port for 20th century migrants. Learn more about the heart of US finance on Wall Street. Plus, benefit from great group prices too.

MAGICAL ORLANDO

There is so much to see and do on a school trip to Florida, the ‘Sunshine State’. Pupils can experience the thrills and excitement of the world famous theme parks, alongside enriching science activities such as Kennedy Space Center, SeaWorld and Boggy Creek Airboat rides! This is a funpacked destination which offers up a wealth of learning opportunities.

CHINA

Our fully inclusive tour of China will be the experience of a lifetime for many pupils. The diverse mix of historical landmarks, incredible scenery and interactive Chinese experiences reveal the rich and long history of one of the oldest civilisations in the world

WEST COAST USA

Don't hesitate to take your group to America's West Coast. With its areas of great natural beauty coupled with some of the world's most awe inspiring cities, you will be far from disappointed. Film studios strip back the glitz and glamour of Hollywood to give a true impression of what really goes on behind-the-scenes. An array of other media and film visits and workshops, a huge selection of leisure opportunities, guided city tours and the incomparable National park scenery, is guaranteed to leave your pupils wanting more.

We know that organising a school trip for an entire class or more can be quite a challenge. Having worked with thousands of schools over the years, NST has the experience to support schools before, during and after their tour – and take the hassle out of the teacher's hands.

We offer first-rate school trips to over 150 destinations worldwide. Get in touch today to find out how we could help you.