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Geography

A school geography or geology trip can assist your students in the understanding of Earth and all of its human and natural complexities. We can arrange school geography trips to Northern Ireland, Spain, Italy and France.

Northern Ireland

Belfast and the Giants Causeway

The capital city of Northern Ireland, Belfast is packed with history and culture, making it the perfect base for visiting the Northern coast.  This coastline of outstanding natural beauty is home to the world famous Giants Causeway with its array of hexagonal basalt columns.

Recommended visits for your geography trip to Northern Ireland:

We can arrange a complete package for your trip including the itinerary, accommodation, transport, tours and visits. Please get in touch with us today.

Spain

Barcelona and the Costa Brava

Barcelona and the Costa Brava make a great destination for a school geography trip, with the industry and urban planning of the city, the Garrotxa Volcanic Park to the north and the tourism of the Costa Brava on the coast.

Montserrat Sunset*

Suggested visits or your geography trip:

  • Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park – guided tours/guided fieldwork
  • Human Impact on the Garrotxa Natural Park
  • Eco-System Study – Santa Margarida Volcano
  • Tordera River Study
  • Costa Brava – tourism on the coastline
  • Barcelona city
  • Olympic Stadium and Museum
  • Salt Mountain Natural Park – geology, mineralogy and botany
  • Montserrat
  • Boat trip – Medes Islands near L’Estartit
  • Mining and Geological Tour – Geological Musuem, Salt Mountain Cultural Park

More information on our school trips to Spain.

Italy

Sorrento and the Sorrento Peninsula

Sorrento is situated in the region of Campania. For school geography trips and history trips, the nearby archaeological sites of Pompeii and Herculaneum and the Vesuvius National Park are some of the most exciting visits in the region.

Positano*

Suggested visits for your geography school trip:

  • Pompeii Archaeological Site
  • Vesuvius National Park
  • Pozzuli and Solfatara
  • Herculaneum Archaeological Site
  • MAV – Virtual Archaeological Museum at Herculaneum
  • National Archaeological Museum of Naples
  • Underground Naples (Napoli Sotteranea)
  • Amalfi Coast Tour – Positano, Emerald Cave, Amalfi and Ravello
  • Isle of Capri

More information on our school geography trips to Sorrento and Italy.

France

Languedoc-Roussillon

The Languedoc-Roussillon is one of the most fascinating geographic areas of France, bordering the Mediterranean Sea to the east and the Pyrenees Mountains to the south.

Suggested visits for your geography school trip:

Narbonne*

  • Camargue National Park
  • Clamouse Caves
  • Ancient city of Beziers and the seven locks at Ecluses de Fonserannes
  • Narbonne – the first Roman city in France
  • Languedoc-Roussillon coastline

Vulcania, Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand and Vulcania lie at the northern tip of the Massif Central and are almost entirely encircled by the wooded and grassy volcanoes of the Monts-Dômes.

Vulcania

Find out everything there is to know about the most explosive show on earth

  • Explore cones and craters
  • Take in the Rumbling Chamber and the Etna Room
  • Visit the volcanic garden and the ‘geyser’ fountains.
  • Irruption show at the Amphitheatre IMAX cinema – a 3-D

Vulcania offers an interactive experience of exploration, using modern technology: computer screens, information desks, animated displays and audio-visual walk-through simulations of volcanoes.

More information on school trips to France.

We can arrange a complete package for your trip including the itinerary, accommodation, transport, tours and visits. Please get in touch with us today.


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