Truly Bespoke Educational School Travel

Every school trip we operate is designed to match your curriculum and meet your learning objectives – once we have taken the time to understand your requirements we will work together to build a trip that best suits your group's objectives and budget.

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  • Geography Trips
  • History Trips
  • Classics Trips
  • Business Studies Trips
  • Language Trips
  • Citizenship Trips
  • Religious Studies Trips
  • Art Trips

Geography Trips

Tailor-made geography trips abroad designed to complement your curriculum and suitable for studies from GCSE/Standard grade up to A/AS and Higher/Advanced levels.

History Trips

Bring history to life as you visit the actual locations of past events. Thought provoking and challenging visits are brought to life with the help of our iWitness on-tour resources.

Classics Trips

Tailor-made classics trips abroad, perfect for those studying the subject at KS3, KS4 and KS5.

Business Studies Trips

Curriculum focused business studies trips abroad and within the UK to suit almost every area of your curriculum.

Language Trips

Bespoke school trips for students wishing to practise their linguistic skills through a variety of excursions, activities and unique language tuition.

Citizenship Trips

Curriculum focused trips abroad for students studying citizenship.

Religious Studies Trips

Curriculum focused religious studies trips to Rome perfect for GCSE/Standard grade up to A/AS and Higher/Advanced levels.

Art Trips

Tailor-made art trips abroad which complement your curriculum.

Above: Students hiking through Bryce Canyon, South West USA.

Above: Students on a guided tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau, outside Krákow, Poland.

Above: The Acropolis standing high above the city of Athens.

Above: See the manufacturing process first hand on a Business Studies Trip.

Above: Students pick teams at the Koblenz language school in The Rhineland before heading out on the town rally.

Above: Explore Paris and the Eiffel Tower on a Citizenship Tirp.

Above: Students in Rome appreciating the impressive surroundings of the Vatican.

Above: Art students overlooking the spectacular Barcelona skyline from Parc Guell.

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“Our best moments... The boat cruise around the Statue of Liberty; the tour of Macys and a visit up the Empire State Building”

Rebecca Carpenter
Business Studies Trip - New York

“Loved the interactions we had with the Moroccans in the rural areas, both the Bereber farmer working in his field, and in the Douar village.”

Queen Elizabeth's Hospital, Ms M Dimes, Dec 2011
Geography Trip - Morocco

“Our highlight was visiting the Holocaust Memorial Museum - our first time there and it was voted by students as the single best activity on the trip.”

The Archbishop Lanfranc School, Mr Afshin Shakeri, Feb 2012
History Trip - Berlin

“Planned and executed to perfection.”

Bishop Walsh Roman Catholic School, Mr P Foley and Mr B Neilan, Feb 2013
History Trip - Berlin

“A very thought provoking and challenging trip that leaves the students with a lot to think about and ponder!”

Birchwood High School, Mr Darren White, March 2012
History Trip - Berlin

School Travel News

History Study Tour Resources


Mar 19, 2014

Further development plans for teacher resources…

Following on from our successful and popular ‘iWitness’ series, the team at Rayburn Tours has taken the decision to develop our support resources even further. For all our existing history tours we are developing new materials to support a complete tour or visit. These will include guidance on what resources are already out there and…




Mar 12, 2014

Recognition from MP regarding the importance of school trips

At Rayburn Tours we continue to receive regular feedback from teachers, supporting our firm belief that being out-in-the-field is an invaluable learning experience for students of any subject. “The students got a great deal out of the tour and are left with some amazing memories! If I were to identify the best moment of our…



Geography, Iceland, Sicily

Jan 06, 2014

Reflections on trips to Iceland and Sicily organised by Rayburn Tours – Oaklands School

For years we had considered the idea of taking our Geography students away on international fieldwork and we finally decided to act way back in 2006. As a Geography graduate, our Chair of Governors was keen to get the trip going and it was this, along with the desire of a number of our students…


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