Top European Educational DestinationsAndrew Moran
Here are our top European educational destinations:
With a world full of fascinating educational destinations, just choosing the perfect spot for your students can present quite a challenge. When you travel, the destination will be dictated largely by your group members. However, keep in mind that prices, particularly of flights, are considerably less expensive when choosing non-peak times.
London is known as a great destination for a student group tour because of its rich history and being a cultural capitol of the world. Vast forests, mountains, and rivers, make Germany so beautiful. The Eiffel tower, Notre-Dame, Arc de Triomphe are some of the very famous monuments of France. Educational Destinations has the tools in place to arrange the perfect trip for your students. Educational Destinations handles all of the fine details that are so important to a successful performance travel experience. Ideally, you should be planning your trip the year prior to your travel date. To get you started, Educational Destinations has complied a list our most successful, and most frequently visited, top European educational destinations.
Rich with art, history, music, food, fashion, and festivals galore. The natural beauty of mountains, lakes, ocean beaches, and a sunny, welcoming climate, makes Italy a treasure-trove for an educational trip. Art and architecture come together and create a magical atmosphere combining the past and present.
- Amalfi Coast
- Cinque Terre
- Italian Lakes (Como, Maggiore, Garda)
This resilient mountain country is home to beautiful scenery, culture, and art! The wonderous cities of Graz, Innsbruck, Salzburg, and Vienna are always welcoming. You can find a plethora of educational sites that range from legendary cathedrals to majestic palaces.
With its beautiful cities, picturesque towns, gorgeous landscapes and mountains, you can’t go wrong with Germany. Educational opportunities are abundant. Enjoy learning of the many centuries-old traditions in the cultural heart of Germany, home to many fine museums and galleries.
In the heart of the France, the majestic city of Paris blooms with vitality. This globally popular city is a center for art, fashion, and culture. Its 19th-century cityscape is home to landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, and some of the best cafe culture and designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré.
Known as a destination for diversity and rich culture. London has a wide range of people and culture and more than 300 languages are spoken within the city. There is a majestic feel like no other to perform in London, and there are plenty of educational opportunities for your group.
- British Museum
- Houses of Parliament
- London Eye
- St. Paul’s Cathedral
- Tower of London
- Windsor Castle
The luck of the Irish is the gorgeous green island they call home. It is a magical place abounding with poetry, music, dance, storytelling, castles and more! Having been established in Eastern Europe since 500BC, Ireland’s tradition has evolved most passionately, flourished most strongly, and survived most courageously. Ireland’s national holiday that is celebrated in more countries around the world than any other, St. Patrick’s Day is the day when everyone wants to be Irish, and there is no better way to experience it!
- Blarney Castle & Stone
- Cliffs of Moher
- Ring of Kerry
If you love the outdoors, ruggedly beautiful Scotland is made for you. It is the birthplace of golf, and renowned for its spirited citizens, castles, and festivals!
- Edinburgh (Old & New Towns, Castle, National Museum of Scotland, Royal Mile)
- Fort William
- Glasgow (Gallery of Modern Art, Merchant City, Royal Concert Hall, Theatre Royal)
- Loch Ness
- Scotland’s Islands (Iona, Skye, Orkneys, Outer Hebrides, Shetland)
After France, Spain is the second-largest country in terms of land area in Europe. Its culture and language have spread throughout the world, thanks to its kings, explorers, soldiers, and sailors. Your group will be in awe of the Renaissance palaces and wondrous art.
- Granada – Alhambra
- Madrid – Museums (Prado & more), Royal Palace
- Santiago de Compostela
- San Sebastian
- Seville – Alcázar
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