12 Reasons to Choose Discover the World Education
We have more than 30 years’ experience working with tens of thousands of teachers and students, to provide tours designed around the national curriculum that are educationally rich and engaging. With this experience behind us, you can be confident that your group’s specific needs are met and you receive the best possible advice throughout the booking process.
See why so many schools and groups choose Discover the World Education…
98% Rate Us as Good or Excellent
Best Special Interest Tour Operator Award
Free Award-Winning Classroom Resources
When booking with Discover the World Education, you can be sure that your dedicated travel specialist has first-hand experience and knowledge of the destination gained through regular familiarisation trips and product training. Our team are well educated with years of experience arranging the nuances and finer details involved in providing educational travel. This experience enables our team to offer you in-depth advice, enthusiastic support and excellent customer service to create a trip that is completely tailored to your school's requirements. Meet our expert team here »
Free & Discounted Teacher Inspection Trips
Your Safety Assured
On a Discover the World Education trip, health and safety issues are a top priority. To that end, we have a full and comprehensive Safety Management System. We are accredited members of the School Travel Forum, a Department for Children, Schools and Families initiative that recognises good practice in the field of educational visits, especially with regard to health and safety.
We have also been awarded the Quality badge by Learning Outside the Classroom. This means that we have already been pre-approved by the Outdoor Educators Advisory Panel. This award recognises the commitment to the benefits of educational travel, whilst ensuring strict safety standards are met at all times. Find out more »
Financial Protection & Disruption Charter
Once you have booked, you will enjoy total financial security thanks to our travel industry bonds and licences. We are members of all major travel industry associations and are bonded by ABTA (Association of British Travel Agents), AITO (Association of Independent Tour Operators), and the Civil Aviation Authority under the ATOL scheme, so your trip is in safe hands and monies paid to us are fully protected no matter what. Note: Other operators may be covered only by the ATOL scheme – this does not necessarily cover all types of travel arrangements. See our booking conditions .
Are you based outside the UK? No problem! Through our membership of ABTOT (Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited), we offer financial protection for non-flight inclusive holidays and flight inclusive packages purchased through us, where the initial flight from your home country is outside of the UK, thus ensuring that all money paid to us is protected no matter what.
Should the unexpected or the unfortunate happen, our simple and transparent Travel Disruption Charter ensures you will be looked after when on tour with us. Our team of dedicated travel specialists will do everything possible to re-arrange or amend your trip at no additional cost should flights be cancelled or excursions altered. See our travel disruption charter here.
No Surcharge Guarantee
Price Match Promise
Pre-Trip Resources and School Visits
Unique and Exclusive Itineraries
The Discover the World Education loyalty scheme is our way of saying thank you to our most loyal schools. On making your first booking with us, you will automatically become a Loyalty Member entitling you to a host of rewards and benefits to be used against your next school trip or even a well-earned personal holiday. If you book a second trip departing in the space of 14 months, we will automatically upgrade you to a Premium Loyalty Member where you can enjoy enhanced benefits. Find out more about our Loyalty Scheme »