Student Trips to Sicily

The beautiful island of Sicily is one of the jewels of the Mediterranean. The island offers a unique landscape and breath-taking scenery that will appeal to any visitor. From rolling hills and mountains, to its infamous volcanoes and the crystal-clear seas that surround it, Sicily has an irresistible beauty that encourages visitors to come back year after year.

For students of geography and classical history, there’s a wealth of learning opportunities that simply must be explored.  With one of the most active volcanoes in the world, Mount Etna, this provides students with the opportunity to learn more about the physical geography of the area.  

For students of classics and ancient history, there’s an assortment of ruins and monuments that will bring to life the periods during which Sicily was under the rule of Roman, Byzantine, Islamic, Norman, Spanish and French empires.

Due to the mix of influences, Sicily has a culture and heritage all of its own. From its history, architecture and gastronomy, there’s nothing quite like experiencing Sicily.


Our range of college trips to Sicily...

Our college and sixth form tours to Sicily 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.

Geography, Geology & Environmental Science 

Sicily is the largest of the Mediterranean islands and has a precious geographical diversity. Its coastline and unspoilt sea-beds combined with fertile volcanic slopes, make it an ideal location for a geography field trip.

Classics & Ancient History

The enchanting land where Archimedes taught and Saint Paul preached was a Greek colony, a Roman province, an Arab emirate and a Norman kingdom. All left traces of their presence in the wealth of monuments and artefacts, which delights ancient history student groups today.


Our range of university trips to Sicily...

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

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 Sicily across a broad spectrum of subjects including: art & design, global engagement, geography and history.

 

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

Seats are secured with an initial deposit, full fare 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.

Student-friendly, Sicily 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 Sicily 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.  Sicily trip highlights include Taormina Town, Etnaland Themepark, Alcantara Gorges & Cyclops Riviera, Mount Etna, Giardini Naxos, Strait of Messina & Tindari Lakes, Museo dell'Etna and pizza-making classes.

Services available from StudyLink in Sicily:

• Airport transfers

• Pre-booked meals at a range of restaurants 

• Local Guides for key visits & walking tours 

• Pre-booked coach transportation

  • Support from one of our award-winning group travel Account Executive with excellent knowledge of Sicily 
  • A one-stop shop for your student group travel package to Sicily
  • 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 in Sicily
  • 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...

"StudyLink representative Rachel made the process easy to understand and was patient with the changes made to the passenger lists last minute. Very grateful for her assistance." 

Ms Kate Thorley, Programme Leader at Birmingham City University School of Jewellery

 

"Very helpful service. Excellent organisation."

Dr Jenny Keane, Programme Leader at Plymouth College of Art

 

'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 knowledge of Sicily and 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.