London is a great destination for history students, offering a wide range of educational visits, excursions and activities, within easy reach of your school or college. We are delighted to offer your students the opportunity to experience its world famous museums and historical sights. The tour is delivered by our sister brand, Remembrance Travel for Schools and Young People in partnership with The Royal British Legion.
What the price includes
- Two days' exclusive coach travel, including pick-up and drop-off at your school or college
- One night's hotel accommodation in greater London
- Continental breakast
- An Act of Remembrance
- Royal British Legion wreath with school's logo as centre badge
- Services of Royal British Legion Tour Guide
- Individually tailored itinerary
- One free teacher place for every 8 students
The Three Day Tour includes all of the above with an extra night's hotel accommodation and an additional day's coach hire for transfers in London.
Developed with the full support of The Royal British Legion, your highly knowledgeable guide will provide you with a fascinating tour, that is tailored to meet your requirements and could include:
- Imperial War Museum
- Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
- HMS Belfast
- Museum of London Docklands
- Firepower - Royal Artillery Museum
- The Cenotaph
- Edith Cavell Memorial
- The Gurkha Memorial
- The Fleet Air Arm Memorial
- The Australian Memorial
- The Artillery Memorial
- The Holocaust Memorial
- The Memorial Gates
Our tour arrangements are based on providing your group with exclusive use of a 48, 49 or 53 seat coach, which will collect you from and return you back to your school or college. The coach will also provide the transfers between your chosen activities each day and your hotel, to ensure you enjoy the very best arrangements in London. Prices are based on a group size of 40 students.
Your group will stay in one of our carefully selected hotels. Our range includes excellent properties in both greater and central London. Our greater London hotels range includes the Ibis Wembley Hotel, St Giles Hotel Heathrow and Premier Inn Heathrow Hotel. Our central London hotels range includes the Best Western Palm Hotel, Holiday Inn Express Greenwich Hotel and Ibis Excel Hotel.
Royal British Legion Tour Guide
All tours are led by The Royal British Legion's specially trained guides, many with direct Service experience, who encourage participation, exploration and debate as they recount the experiences of those who were there. They use tour specific support materials linked to curricula or themes to create interest and involvement.