Travel makes kids more interested in learning both inside and outside the classroom.
Taking an educational trip helps students achieve higher marks in school.
Many adults credit student travel experience with shaping their professional choices.
Being exposed to new cultures and locations helps kids develop crucial soft skills.
Whether you plan the annual 8th grade trip to DC or you're studying the birth of democracy in Athens, our Social Studies and History tours make the textbook pages come alive.
As a preferred travel provider, we have over a decade of experience planning custom TRIO tours for programs across the country. We handle all the details — including college visits, admissions presentations, and must-see cultural attractions — so you can have a stress-free, inspiring travel experience.
Inspire magic and wonder when you connect your students to Disney YES workshops, combining thought-provoking lessons, hands-on experiences, and parks rides to help students learn while having fun.
Inspire curiosity with a hands-on, custom-built STEM tour, featuring experiential learning opportunities at renowned institutions and global destinations.
Show your students the world with a global excursion. From art in Paris to history in Rome to volcanology in Iceland, our tours introduce your students to vibrant new cultures and customs while exploring diverse subjects.
Journey to cultural capitals that inspire your students to see the world from a new perspective as they experience the works of master artists and icons.
For over 50 years, Brightspark has been helping educators and directors take their students on customized, personalized tours across the world. From exploring the history of Washington, D.C., to performing in Europe's culture capitals, our student tours are all about getting an interactive, hands-on experience — all while having tons of fun!
Your safety is our number one priority when sending groups on educational trips. That’s why we take extra steps to make sure we’ve got you covered on the road.
Your group deserves an ideal travel experience, so our team crafts custom itineraries tailored to your needs. If you can dream it, we can build it!
Tours should be hassle-free. From planning a unique trip to leading your group on the road, our team of travel experts will guide your every step.
Our Tour Consultants are not only travel experts, but also former educators who can relate directly to your specific needs and challenges.
The Brightspark team has planned inspiring tours for tens of thousands of student groups over the last five decades, developing strong relationships in each of our destinations.
Surprises can disrupt even the best-laid travel plans. Our RGP plan for domestic tours returns every penny spent on trip payments when a tour is cancelled.