London is a great destination for students, offering a wide range of highly enjoyable educational visits, excursions and activities, within easy reach of your school or college. We offer students the opportunity to experience its tourism environment and discover the key role of the capital for the UK tourism industry. Study Experiences is able to arrange the widest choice of educational visits, activities, excursions and workshops for student groups.
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
- Guided sightseeing tour of London
- London 'Educational Visits and Attractions' Guide
- Individually tailored itinerary
- Services of Study Experiences Tour Manager while in London
- One free teacher place for every 8 students
The Three Day Study Experience includes all of the above with an extra night's hotel accommodation and an additional day's coach hire for transfers in London.
London is home to the UK's most renowned galleries and museums; great sporting venues - Wembley Stadium, Twickenham, Wimbledon, Lord's - the renowned West End theatres and a vast array of world famous sights and attractions. You and your students will have the chance to visit a wide number of them and take part in specialist educational programmes, which will all provide new experiences that will stimulate and inspire them, such as:
Wimbledon Tennis Museum
Wimbledon's Marketing Workshop, which includes a guided tour of the grounds and museum visit, has been designed to examine the general principles of marketing, using the museum and its unique relationship with The Championships as a case study.
Coca-Cola London Eye
The Coca-Cola London Eye offers breathtaking views of London from high above the River Thames. See Big Ben towering above the Houses of Parliament and follow St. James Park as it sweeps down to Buckingham Palace. The interactive touch screen guides provide an enhanced experience that includes key information on the landmarks seen.
Wembley Stadium Tour
Behind-the-scenes access and the chance to walk in the footsteps of legends. The tour of the Stadium includes visits to England's Changing Room and Players Tunnel. Climb the Trophy Winners' steps, raise the replica FA Cup and learn about the history of Wembley.
Lord's MCC Guided Tour
The tour not only enables you to experience this iconic sporting venue, but also to learn about the recent developments that have been made to ensure it maintains its status as 'the home of cricket'.
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.
If you prefer to travel to London by rail, we can arrange this for you. We will book your rail arrangements to London, however you will need to make your way to and from your local station and then use public transport in London. This option may provide a low cost alternative to groups who are unable to arrange a group of 40 or more students, as a minimum group size of only 20 students is required.
Your group will stay in one of our carefully selected three-star hotels. Our range includes excellent properties in both central and greater London. Our central London hotels range includes the Best Western Palm Hotel, Holiday Inn Express Greenwich Hotel and Ibis Excel Hotel. Our greater London hotels range includes the Ibis Wembley Hotel, St Giles Hotel Heathrow and Ibis Elstree Hotel.
Educational Support Materials
To help plan your tour we provide you with Study Experiences' Educational Programmes, Visits and Attractions Guide. Your dedicated Programme Manager will discuss your requirements with you, take responsibility for planning your itinerary and offer you a comprehensive visits booking service, including a wide range of dining, sightseeing and educational visit options.