School Trips - Brussels Business Studies and Economics
Brussels is a truly magnificent city, particularly for students studying business and economics. It's unique significance in European business, politics and legislation make it both location of strong professional and educational appeal.
Bursting with opportunities for students to develop their understanding of the many elements of business and economics, students can expect to experience inspirational insights into both small and large scale businesses throughout the duration of their trip. With eye-opening visits to places such as the European Parliament, the European Commission and Belgium's national bank students can experience unique, large scale operations which shape many elements of their lives back in the UK.
Despite its popularity with political and financial figures and even Eurocrats, the city maintains its Belgian identity and cosy atmosphere reminiscent of other areas of the country. Brussels perfectly blends it's Belgian heritage with modern innovation, offering historic sights, globally renowned art and fascinating architecture and ample opportunities to explore the world of business and economics.
We can work with you, the teachers to develop and deliver bespoke school trips to Brussels for your business and economics students. We will develop your tailor-made trip suited to the requirements of your group as well as the current curriculum, ensuring that each visit offers something unique to your students. Get in touch with us today to start planning your next trip to the wonderful Brussels.
Why should you consider Adaptable Travel for School Trips and Educational Visits?
Adaptable Travel strives to educate and inspire students of all ages across the UK. We do this by offering safe, cost-effective and engaging educational trips and tours to destinations across the UK, Europe and worldwide.
With 25 years of experience in educational travel, Adaptable Travel are experts at developing trips that will not only engage your students but be both rewarding and enjoyable. We have quality at the heart of what we do at Adaptable Travel, striving to deliver the best possible service from quotation to travel - making your life as easy as possible by removing burdens such as paperwork and trip organisation.
Peace of mind comes as standard with all of our tours, with our externally verified Safety Management System ensuring your groups' safety throughout the trip.
All of our school trips and tours are completely bespoke, allowing you to create the perfect trip based on the requirements of your group. Below is a sample itinerary which is typically popular amongst groups travelling to Brussels.
Upon your arrival in Brussels, your group will transfer to the Belgian National Bank, where students will enjoy an educational tour of the facilities. Following this, your group will receive a talk on the importance and role of the bank in Brussels, and Belgium as a whole. After this fantastic experience, your group will transfer to your chosen accommodation and check in.
Your day will begin with breakfast in your hotel. Following this, your group will embark on the first visit of the day; Concept Chocolate. Here students will learn about the history and production of Belgian Chocolate. After lunch, your group will transfer to In Bev Breweries, one of the largest brewing companies in the world. This visit will consist of a guided tour where students will learn more about the business and how they manufacture their product. You will then travel to a local restaurant where you will enjoy your evening meal, before returning to your hotel.
Breakfast will be served in your hotel before your group heads to Antwerp. Once there you will enjoy a 2-hour tour of the Coca-Cola facilities, the largest beverage company in the world. After this visit, your group will continue on to the Port of Antwerp for another guided tour discovering how this port influences business all around the globe.
You will have breakfast in your hotel and go on to visit the headquarters of the EU; European Parliament, for a fantastic guided tour of the grounds. This experience will help your students understand the role of this organisation and how key European decisions are made in this location (Please note that group visits must be requested directly via local MP). Your group will then wave goodbye to Brussels as you depart and head back to your institution.
What size groups do you cater for?
we can cater to trips between 15 and 150 students.
Is there first aid on site?
As mentioned, all of our trips and tours are covered by our externally verified Safety Management System. Additionally, we strive to work with suppliers who are also first aid trained.
Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?
We can adapt and cater to the needs of each individual group. If you have some needs/requirements you would like to discuss please get in touch and we will strive to help.
Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?
We do! Adaptable Travel works with educators who specialise in SEN provision. Please get in touch with us to discuss your requirements and we will do what we can to assist.
We are committed to delivering the highest quality of service throughout your experience with us; from start to finish. We will work with you to develop the best possible trip for your group, considering both your requirements and the curriculum, ensuring that each visit will be equally enjoyable and rewarding.
Once you travel, additional support is found via the Vamoos App. Here you will have round the clock access to paperwork such as travel documents, vouchers, maps and even local weather all in one place, with your smartphone or tablet.
Our Price Promise Guarantee means that as well as getting the best school trip experience, you are getting this at the best price possible - giving you peace of mind!
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