Student Trips & Tours to Florence

The beautiful Italian city of Florence is home to approximately a third of the world's most important works of art.  As the birthplace to the Italian Renaissance, the city has been preserved; and still boasts a wealth of Renaissance art and architecture that remain the city's unique treasures.

With Florence's wealth of museums, galleries and stunning architecture, it's the perfect place for your students to examine Renaissance Art first hand, and discover how the cultural influence of the Renaissance transformed not only Florence, but the rest of Europe!

Milan might grab all the attention, but Florence is the home of high-end Italian fashion. With designers Guccio Gucci and Salvatore Ferragamo opening their boutiques in the 1920s, the city has been renowned for style and haute couture fashion ever since.

It would be amiss to not mention the delightful Tuscan gastronomy that this region is known for. Locally-sourced, seasonal foods makes Florence gourmet heaven for anyone with a penchant for hearty and traditional Italian cuisine.

Whatever your subject, a study trip to fabulous and fashionable Florence will give your students inspiration and enjoyment in equal measure.


Our range of college trips to Florence...

Our college and sixth form tours to Florence cover a fantastic range of subjects, making them the perfect accompaniment to any A-Level or Further Education curriculum. Check out our selection of trips below, or get in touch with our team to discuss a more bespoke offering for your sixth form class.

Art & Design

Florence, as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance it houses approximately a third of the world's most important works of art.  Florence offers the perfect setting for an Art & Design student tour.

Agriculture

Florence, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance which is surrounded by hills and set in a river valley, is home to a wealth of beautiful gardens for students of Agriculture to appreciate whilst on a study trip.

Fashion & Textiles

Home to some of the oldest and most famous Italian fashion houses, Florence offers a unique educational experience for fashion and textile students.


Our range of university trips to Florence...

We’re a one-stop shop for your university group travel package to Florence. 

Whether you’re looking for a travel package, or a comprehensive subject-linked itinerary, we’ll work with you to pull together exactly what you need.  

We've created group travel packages to Florence across a broad spectrum of subjects including: architecture, art & design, engineering, fashion & textiles, history, hospitality & catering, sports & leisure.

Preferential group travel rates for flights to Florence, plus increased flexibility & convenience:

Seats are secured with an initial deposit, the full fare is not required when you book. 

Passenger names don’t need to be confirmed upfront & can be switched at a later date.

For certain periods we also offer guaranteed preferential rates with key airline partners meaning we’ll guarantee the quoted fare and seats until you’re ready to book.

Centrally-located accommodation at preferential group rates

Our room rates are guaranteed, so you can reserve your beds whilst you confirm your passenger numbers. 

Pre-booked visits & attractions - planned around your own group activities 

Through our partners based in Florence we’ll pre-book tickets at top visits and attractions at preferential group rates, we’ll plan these visits to fit around your own schedule.  Florence trip highlights include Santa Maria Del Fiore, Santa Croce, Gucci Museum, Galleria dell' Accademia, Boboli Gardens, Brancacci Chapel,  Gallerie degli Uffizi, Pitti Palace, Gallery of Modern Art and Costume Gallery and Salvatore Ferragamo Museum.

Services available from StudyLink in Florence:

• Airport transfers

• Pre-booked meals at a range of restaurants 

  • Support from one of our award-winning group travel Account Executive with excellent knowledge of Florence
  • A one-stop shop for your student group travel package to Florence
  • Multiple quote options to help you make the best value choice for your group 
  • Preferential rates with airlines, hotels & hostels, rail & other transport options & flexible flight booking options – reserve seats for longer than if you book direct
  • On-the-ground support & assistance from our representatives 
  • Convenient and time-saving online travel technologies
  • Risk management services for complete peace of mind
  • External accreditations providing reassurance, including ABTA, ATOL & IATA licences

Price promise - we’ll beat any like-for-like quote 

We’ll also beat any like-for-like quote to ensure you’re getting the most competitive price for your travel requirements. 

What our customers are saying about us...

“Fantastic trip and well organised by Lauren! Excellent service.”

Mr Shane Read, Scarborough TEC

 

"Great, was really pleased with the support. Both reps were really helpful and engaged with the staff and students really well. The service was pretty much door to door which is what you want as a client!"

Mr Carl Mills, Coventry University

 

'Best Customer Service' Finalist at the British Youth Travel Awards 2018

The British Youth Travel Awards celebrate excellence in the UK student and educational travel sector.

We're delighted to have been presented with the Bronze Award in the 'Best Customer Service' category for the 2018 British Youth and Travel Awards. 

Speak to one of our Group Travel Account Executives

A dedicated Account Executive will manage your tour organisation from start to finish. Our award-winning team each have on average over 9 years’ experience in travel and will provide you a complete solution for your group travel requirements.

They’ll use their group travel expertise to create a custom-made itinerary just for you. Whether you’re looking for a travel package or a comprehensive curriculum-linked itinerary, your Account Executive will work with you to pull together exactly what you need.