Student Trips for History

Our expert study tours are hugely popular with lecturers and students of history. Our custom itineraries are put together to allow the subject matter to be brought to life, allowing students to fully grasp the realities of the historical events they are studying.

Each destination has been chosen to enhance your students’ learning on a broad range of historical study themes.  From studying the rise of the Third Reich and the Cold War in Berlin; the French Revolution in Paris, to the Holocaust in Krakow and the US Civil Rights movement in New York and Washington, a StudyLink custom itinerary will further develop your students’ understanding of the subject.

 

Our range of college trips for history...

Our college and sixth form tours are the perfect accompaniment for students of History. Check out our selection of curriculum-orientated trips below, or get in touch with our team to discuss a more bespoke offering for your sixth form class.

Berlin

Berlin

Students on a history trip to Berlin will enjoy learning about the city’s past including World War II, the Holocaust and the fall of the Berlin Wall.  Popular visit ideas include The Fuhrer Bunker, where Hitler spent time prior to the end of World War II, The Holocaust Memorial which commemorates the Jewish people murdered during the holocaust and The Wall museum which documents the history of the Berlin Wall.

Find out more about our history trips to Berlin here

China

China

Discover the ancient history of the Terracotta Warriors in Xian and visit the desert landscapes of the Silk Road and of course, The Great Wall. Educational trips to China make for a fascinating visit for college and university students of history, allowing them to discover a new found understanding of this vast country.

Find out more about our history trips to China here

Krakow

Krakow

A college trip to Krakow, with opportunities to explore pre-war history or to better understand the Holocaust, is guaranteed to leave an impact on your students.  For history students the Jewish quarter where Schindler’s List was filmed and a guided excursion to Auschwitz-Birkenau bring home the realities of Nazi occupation.

Find out more about our history trips to Krakow here

London

London

A student trip to London provides an opportunity to experience some of the world's best museums and monuments, each telling the story of London’s fascinating past. Students can even round off their stay with a trip to the theatre to see a West End show.

Find out more about our history trips to London here

Munich & Nuremberg

Munich & Nuremberg

During a visit to Munich and Nuremberg you will experience the backdrop of modern German culture and language which provide a stark contrast to the historical events which shaped these Bavarian cities. For students of History, these cities are an ideal destination to study strategic locations in Nazi Germany and the Second World War.

Find out more about our history trips to Munich & Nuremberg here

New York

New York

An educational visit to the East Coast of America will allow you history students to explore the origins of the Civil Rights movement and learn more about American political history. This fast-paced, vibrant city has a great choice of must-see attractions offering students on college trips to New York an experience they'll never forget.

Find out more about our history trips to New York here

New York & Washington DC

New York & Washington DC

Visiting the USA, one of the most powerful countries in the world cannot fail to inspire students of history during an educational tour. Whilst Washington is the decision-making capital with its grand buildings, parks and political significance, New York is a fast-paced vibrant city with a great choice of must-see attractions.

Find out more about our history trips to New York & Washington DC here

Normandy

Normandy

With its beautiful coastline and pretty seaside resorts, Normandy is a very popular destination for an educational study tour. From Mont St Michel to the D-Day landing beaches and the Peace Museum in Caen, there are plenty of excellent town and city excursions to fill your history trip itinerary.

Find out more about our history trips to Normandy here

Paris

Paris

The birthplace of Revolution, Paris is the perfect destination to learn about the modern nation state. The city has a wealth of historical monuments and landmarks that will give students an insight into a pivotal period in European history, giving rise to the motto "Liberty, Equality and Fraternity" which is still so entwined in the ethos of modern day France.

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Prague

Prague

The medieval architecture throughout Prague gives the city its characteristic Bohemian appearance. A college trip to Prague allows students to study many topics including Nazi occupation and the Holocaust, the Cold War, the collapse of Communism and the Velvet Revolution.

Find out more about our history trips to Prague here

Washington DC

Washington DC

Washington is the decision-making capital of arguably the most powerful country in the world and as such cannot fail to inspire students of history and politics during an educational tour. Washington’s grand buildings, parks and monuments present a calm and ordered façade, the antithesis of the political debates and scandals that take place within. 

Find out more about our history trips to Washington DC here


Our range of university trips for history...

We’re a one-stop shop for your university group travel package for your history study tour. 

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 have a host of visits and programs for your study trip, which may help you to cover subject modules, such as Ancient History, Archaeology, Egyptology, or modules focusing on the histories of Ireland or Latin America.

We've created group travel packages and educational programs, to destinations across the globe including Amsterdam, Berlin, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Ireland, Jerusalem, Krakow, London, Munich, Normandy, Paris, Prague, Rome, Valetta, Vienna and Washington DC.

 

Our most popular history destinations...

Our most popular history destinations...

Berlin

Berlin is a city of surprising contrasts; it’s a modern day powerhouse known for its remarkable culture, stunning architecture and fabulous array of eateries. But what makes this city so popular for a students of history is its fascinating past; it was the headquarters for the Nazis, was bombed during the second World War and was split into two, before being reunited!

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Krakow

The city of Krakow is often claimed to be one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, but outside of the centre of Krakow, no visit would be complete without a visit to Auschwitz. Now a museum, Auschwitz serves as a an emotional reminder of the horrors of Hitler’s rule. A visit will give your students a fuller understanding of the terrible events that unfolded during Nazi reign.

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  • Support from one of our award-winning group travel Account Executive with excellent knowledge of  destinations suited for a history trip
  • A one-stop shop for your history student group travel package
  • 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...

“I was very impressed by the information provided and the value for money.  It saved me so much time organising it myself.  The maps and directions were invaluable.  Parents liked the tracker.”

Mrs Kerry Morris, Worcester Sixth Form College

“Rachel Cain was great throughout the process. Guided me through the booking procedures. Nothing seemed to much of a task whilst ensuring it came within budget. Thank you.”

Mr Jonathan Hunt, University for the Creative Arts

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