International Language Trips For Schools
What better way for your students to practise their blossoming language skills than by visiting the country where the target language is used every day? A Language Trip will immerse students in the culture and give them ample opportunity to challenge themselves by testing their oral, aural and literacy skills.
Language Trips with Rayburn Tours
- Personal Pre-Trip Service to Plan
and Launch Your Bespoke Trip
- Personal Safety and Financial Security
- Proven Party Leader Support
Throughout Your Trip
From the moment you start planning you will benefit from our team of linguists with years of school travel expertise, curriculum understanding and destination knowledge. Your enquiry will put you in touch with a specialist, who will work to understand the objectives of your trip. Together we will help you launch the trip to students and parents and once you’ve booked, we will plan your bespoke itinerary and pre-book everything on your behalf – that can include travel, accommodation, visits, insurance and much more!
You can rest assured that your groups’ safety is our number one priority and all of our trips exceed the benchmark for safe school travel as set out by the STF – and an independent annual audit confirms this! In addition, ABTA bonding and ATOL licensing means your money is in safe hands.
Our 24-hour emergency telephone number ensures that you can reach a member of the Rayburn Tours team at any time, day or night, in the event of an emergency. An extra helping hand on your trip is also available in the form of a courier and so far in 2013 our customers have rated our on-tour staff as 5 out of 5! You know you’ll get a good service when you hear that other teachers said, “her attendance on our trip went a very long way to ensuring it was a success” and “using such an experienced and friendly courier takes a lot of the stresses and strains out of the trip.”
Don’t just take our word for it…
In 2013, our customers rated their overall touring experience and our service as 4.7 out of 5.
“Nothing comes close in the classroom to what we can achieve in the real Germany”
“The trip ran smoothly and all activities were educational and enjoyable.”
“my year 9s used their French skills to order their own lunch and to check the football scores in a local French newspaper, all unprompted...Brilliant!”
“Brilliant activities and a fantastic time had by all.”
“Excellent organisation from start to finish.”
Bespoke Language Tuition
To get the most out of your time away, we recommend you include language tuition at one of our carefully selected, award-winning language schools in your tour. Don’t think of tuition as mornings and afternoons spent in a classroom; our unique package enables you to choose from a variety of indoor and outdoor activities to create the perfect balance for your group. Find out more about our selected schools on each destination page.
Come and Meet Us
Request a School Visit
We’ll come and visit you at any time to discuss your school trip requirements, or even make a presentation to students and parents.
Just call us on 01332 347 828 to arrange a visit.
Cross Curricular Trips
Did you know that many of our destinations work well as a cross curricular trips giving you the option of combining with another subject group? Look out for the cross curricular symbol on each destination page for more information.
Safety & Support
When you choose Rayburn Tours, you can rest assured that you're in safe hands, thanks to our:
Mar 12, 2014
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…