Cultural Tour of London for International Schools

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Equity have been taking young people around the world since 1933, making us one of the longest running tour operators in the school travel market. We take pride in delivering an exceptional customer experience and sharing our expertise in education and travel.

International schools travel from all around the world to visit the UK and we arrange unbeatable tours customised to specific needs; whether you want to see Shakespeare's Globe, the Tate Modern or the London Dungeon, our travel specialists will create a bespoke itinerary for your cultural tour of London.

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Why book Equity for Residential School Trips and Educational Visits?

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Equity specialise in tailor-made tours of London for international schools. There are so many amazing things to see in London; enjoy a Thames river cruise through central London out towards historic Greenwich, take in the stunning views from the London Eye, visit world-renowned galleries like the Tate Modern or the British Museum and browse the many famous stores such as Harrod's.

What activities are available during group visits?

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London Eye
The spectacular views from the iconic London Eye towering over the Thames is an ideal way to start your trip. Spot famous landmarks such as Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, St. Paul’s Cathedral and more.

Tower of London
This historic castle is steeped in history. Containing the Crown Jewels, the former fortress and prison is home to the famous ravens and the armour of Kings such as Henry VII and Charles I among others.

Shakespeare's Globe
Get to know more about the Bard at this fantastic recreation of the famous Elizabethan theatre on the banks of the Thames. Visit the exhibition or enjoy a performance of a Shakespeare production.

Natural History Museum
Discover dinosaurs, as well as a huge collection of animals displayed in original Victorian glass cabinets, at this iconic institution. There are numerous exhibits, ranging from human evolution to space exploration.

West End Theatre trips
Taking in a West End show is hugely popular with international schools. Enjoy an evening of famous musicals such as Aladdin, Les Misérables, Wicked, Phantom of the Opera and many more.

London Shopping
From designer stores on Oxford Street and Knightsbridge to Covent Garden; London has some of the best shopping in the world. A trip to the world famous Harrod's department store is a must.

Making of Harry Potter
Explore the sets of the Warner Bros. Studio where for over 10 years the Harry Potter films were made. Students will love the costumes, props, soundstages and more.

Madame Tussauds
One of London’s most popular attractions, get up close to over 250 celebrities, politicians and even royalty. There are also immersive experiences to enjoy, including Star Wars, The Voice UK and more.

What size groups do you cater for?

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We have a minimum number of 10 paying passengers but no upper limit. We can split large groups across multiple coaches and hotels as required.

Is there first aid on site?

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We believe the travel insurance policy we offer is one of the best available.

Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?

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With prior knowledge to booking we can arrange a tour that takes into consideration any students with disabilities.

Anything else?

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There are lots of great excursions in London that are free! Here are just a few examples:

- Science Museum
- Imperial War Museum
- National Gallery
- Natural History Museum

Only a short distance outside London lie two of the world's most famous Universities; Oxford and Cambridge. Add on a visit to these beautiful cities and allow students to experience what life is like in these seats of learning.

Get in touch with us and start you London adventure today!

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We have selected ten of our favourite virtual museum tours and exhibitions from across the globe, which can be linked to subjects, helping support your teaching:

Here are our top 8 virtual tours (there are a lot out there, but in our opinion these are some of the most interesting and best quality), including a journey to the edge of space and a VR tour of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.
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