Region: South West Greater London North West Scotland

Disabled Facilities: Yes

Category: Day Trip Destinations

Address: The Lodge Condicote, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL54 1EY

Contact: 01451 832 133



Adaptable Travel is the UKs most innovative school trips operator offering unique, safe and low-cost school trips and educational tours to destinations across the UK, Europe and worldwide.  We pride ourselves combining curriculum subjects with exciting destinations to create inspirational learning opportunities.

We operate school trips for thousands of passengers each year from schools, colleges and universities. Contact us today via our award winning website for your bespoke school trip, or study tour quotation.

Why is this venue great for School Trips and Educational Visits?

We combine curriculum subjects with exciting destinations and visits to create a true leisure and learning experience that will inspire, excite and educate your student, whatever subject area that may be, from History school trips to Geography, from school Science trips to Business Studies.

One of our most popular school trips is to the Belgium battlefields in Ypres and the Somme.  Adaptable Travel offer many extras to ensure your school trip is memorable for the right reasons, including:

1)    Free study packs for all students, written and researched in partnership with official guides of Guild of Battlefield Guides

2)    High quality guides who will bring the school trip to life for your students

3)    Free history research – our guides will research WW1 battlefield history relevant to your school and family members of your students and highlight relevant sights on your trip, making the battlefield tour truly unique and personal

4)    Free fresh Belgian chocolates for all students in Ypres in partnership with the fantastic Chocolaterie De Groote

5)    Early booking discount for all tours booked at least 9 months prior to your departure date.

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Our fastest growing tour is a fantastic school Geography trip to Iceland – the ‘Land of Fire and Ice’.  This fantastic country is like stepping into a geography textbook.  All Adaptable Travel school trips to Iceland will be accompanied by our free Study Pack, aiming to give added dimensions to your trip.  Find out more information by clicking

What does a typical school trip or educational visit include?

We tailor make each school trip around your curriculum, group size, budget and travel dates.

We offer destinations around the world and have links with superb visits for a range of subject areas, from CERN in Geneva for science groups, to car factories in Spain for Business Studies groups, to specialist geography guides in Iceland.

Subject areas covered by our school trips are:

Art & Design

Business Studies


Design & Technology

English & Drama

Film & Media Studies





Modern Foreign Languages



Religious Studies

All Key Stages are covered by our school trips.

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What size groups do they cater for?

Minimum group size of 10 paying passengers – no maximum

What can they provide you with to support your school trip or educational visit?

Adaptable Travel provide a range of study packs for a range of our trips, including science study packs to support school trips to CERN, history study packs for WW1 Battlefield trips to Belgium, Maths workbooks for school trips to Disneyland Paris and Geogrpahy workbooks for school trips to Iceland.  In addition, all geography trips come with the support of our resident heography expert Julie Edwards (BSc Hons Geography), and all history school trips come with the support of our history expert Ricky Behan (BA Hons History). 

We also offer a range support materials for teachers, al in the aid of making teachers life easier and learning more engaging for your pupils.

Can you take photos, video or audio? Are there any copyright restrictions?

We actively encourage photos, videos and blogs from our groups.  We even run annual competitions and reward contributors. 

How do you arrange a risk assessment?

We can provide free copies of our risk assessments, Safety Management System and supplier on-site audits.  In addition we can help you undertake an inspection visit by covering the cost of your accommodation, please enquire for more information.

What does it cost?

Our school trips range from Daytrips from £30, to 7 day trips to Japan or China, so we really do have school trips available for every budget. 

Our 2 day trips to London start from just £59 per paying passenger, and our Iceland school trips from just £299 per paying passenger. 

All of our school trips come with 1 free place for every 10 paying pupils, but we can build in more free staff places if required.

Do you have first aid on site?

We always recommend a first aider accompanies each school trip.

Are there disabled facilities?

Adaptable Travel work with many schools with disabled students, who travel with us.  We can usually offer suitable coaches and accommodation where required. 

What are your opening days and hours?

Monday – Friday, 09:00hrs – 17:00hrs

Do you have any testimonials from previous customers who have visited you on an educational visit?

You can view a range of travel blogs from previous teachers and students who have travelled with us on our school trips. We have a section on our website where groups can write blogs about their school trip:

In addition, all teachers who travel on our school trips can independently review our services on leading review site Reevoo.  These are independent reviews written by real teachers who have experienced our school trips.

Is there anything else that you feel is important and want to include in your information?

Adaptable Travel will be happy to tailor make an itinerary for your school trip entirely bespoke to the needs of your group.  We have a vast array of expertise, so please just ask and we will be happy to help.  Contact Adaptable Travel today by clicking – we look forward to arranging tour next school trip.

Age of Children / Pupils: Pre-school 5 – 7 years 8 – 10 years 11 – 13 years 14 – 16 years College University

Type of Visit: Adventure Playgrounds Arts & Galleries Boat Trips Castles Cathedrals. Abbeys. Churches City Tours Environment Centres Green Awareness Historical Heritage Maritime Museums Outdoor Education Outdoor Pursuits Parks and Gardens Residential School Trips School Tour Operators Science & Technology Sports Theatres Themed Attractions Tourism Organisations

Curriculum Topics Covered: Art and Design Business Studies Citizenship Dance Design and Technology Drama English Engineering Environmental Studies Geography History ICT Leisure & Tourism Mathematics Media MFL Music PE PSHE Religious Education Science

Months Open: All Year Round January February March April May June July August September October November December