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Short stay destinations in the UK

UK Study Trips

Thinking About Tour Planning? Give Us A Call!

To comply with government guidelines and DfE permission for school travel, throughout the past year we have been operating with a skeleton team who have worked remotely to assist you with your tour queries. We are delighted that due to increased demand for tour planning the WST office is open again and a dedicated team of experts are back together and working hard to start planning your next tours. Our office is open as follows:

Monday to Thursday 9.00 to 17.00
Friday 9.00 to 13.00

You can contact us by phone on 01253 441900, by email on or use the direct email address for your WST contact. You can also talk to us through our online chat facility. We are ready when you are and are looking forward to speaking to you about planning memorable and much missed educational trips.

For the latest Department for Education advice on educational trips follow this link.


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Award Winning Service

As a four-time winner of Best School Tour Operator, we make sure you get the very best service throughout the planning and booking process. Our specialist team has extensive knowledge of our destinations, so we will work with you to get the very best out of your school trip.

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Destination and subject experts

All our tours are subject-specific, helping your students to build real passion and knowledge around their studies. We offer a wide range of destinations in the UK, Europe and USA, with bespoke itineraries that are tailored to your subject.

A balance of educational and personal development

School trips are essential for not only improving knowledge, but also offering much-needed bonding time and confidence boosts for your students. Our experts will work with you to choose the right destination and visits to deliver both.

Always by your side

We’re here so you can focus on what is important: your students. Our team supports you every way it can so you can focus on students when they need you most.

A relationship for life

We’re in it for the long term. As partners we promise you respect, recognition, value and honesty. Our aim is to listen, to keep getting it right, and to improve your experience each year.

Tour planning and tools

We’ve been operating school tours for over 35 years, so we have a wealth of information to support you when planning your trip. In our Tour Planning and Tools area you’ll find everything you need including ideas on what to take on a school trip, packing checklists, insurance documents and school trip letter templates and more.

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New range of trips for primary schools

We know that confidence and bonding is of the highest importance to primary school pupils when transitioning to high school.

We also understand that parents and students are currently nervous about taking that first step to spend time away from the familiar environment of home or school. That’s why we’ve developed a range of day trips closer to home, so you can embark on an adventure outside of the classroom in a friendly, familiar environment.

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Our latest blogs

Keep up with all the latest news, insight and opinions from our team,
and get a glimpse into the new and exciting things we’re planning for the near future.

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