About Us–Testimonials

Travelbound seeks to create a better world by developing students into global citizens through immersive and engaging international tours.

Who is Travelbound?

We are one of the largest school travel companies in the world, sending over 20,000 students away on unforgettable overseas school tours every single year. Backed by our parent company Travelopia, Travelbound has the expertise, financial security and operational excellence to make your tour as smooth as possible.

Our vast global network

We are part of TUI travel PLC, one of the largest travel companies in the world that operates in over 180 countries. With such a broad network of connections around the world, we can provide your group with a wonderful selection of destinations and a broad range of authentic cultural experiences – at the best prices!

Tailor-made tours
We understand the requirements for each school are very different. All our school tours are designed to support the National Curriculum to ensure maximum subject relevance and student participation. Our team will work in consultation with you to create the perfect travel experience for your students and memories that will last a lifetime!

Safety and Support
Safety is our number 1 priority with risk assessments conducted for all components of our school tours. We also provide travelling groups with a 24 hour support help-line.

Financial security
Travelbound Education has the ultimate backing of our parent company TUI Travel PLC. This provides reassurance for your school community and it enables us to provide your group with the highest level of financial protection.


At Travelbound we believe that feedback from previous school tours is crucial when choosing your school tour provider. Below you will find some testimonials from schools, teachers and students. We are also more than happy to connect you directly with principals and assistant principals if you would like a referral.

“It makes a huge difference as a busy teacher to have people on the other end of the phone who always seem to be so helpful with solving the inevitable problems that arise in the organisation of such trips.”

Mr Bentley
Berlin tour

“Thank you very much for all your work, time and effort you have put in to helping organise the tour. It really is reassuring to know the support is there when we need it.”

Ms Jackson-Brown
New York Tour

“I’m so excited! I had researched this trip with some other school travel companies and the programme that you put together was by far and above the best and the best price too – so thank you!!”

Ms Behan
West Coast USA trip

“The whole experience was incredibly positive. It was made as painless as possible to run and the students derived huge benefit from the excursions on the itinerary.”

Ms Brennan
Ypres & The Somme Tour

“It really was a fantastic trip. Guides, cooks, drivers, and camelteers were all superb. Friendly and helpful.”

Mr Hale
Morocco trip

“Hi, just a note to thank you for organising such a wonderful trip for us in Turkey. All excursions, quality of the food and the whole organisation was first class.”

Ms Minai
Turkey Tour

“The school’s first trip to China with 44 students and staff was a complete success, with children asking when I was organising the next trip even before we had landed at home!”

Ms Simms
China Tour

“Every part of the trip experience was fantastic and hassle free due to your organisation and help.”

Ms Watson
Disneyland Paris, France

“You have all been so patient, knowledgeable and encouraging, and it was a real pleasure to talk with you and discuss the tour. I know that the girls really enjoyed their time in Tuscany and it will be an experience they never forget.”

Mr Jones
Youth group music trip to Tuscany

“The girls loved the workshop at Disneyland and were wowed by the experience of performing on the stage there. They also mentioned that singing in Notre Dame will remain as a lifetime memory”

Ms Musgrave
Youth music group tour to Paris

“I must admit that Travelbound have this market nailed as far as I’m concerned…you do a very good job and every time I use you guys I feel that you really understand our job and how difficult the organisation of these trips can be in light of the demands of teaching.”

Mr Ian Smith
Sorrento, Italy

“I am just writing to thank you very much with all your help prior to us leaving. Every part of the trip experience was fantastic and hassle free due to your organisation and help. We had a wonderful time and I can’t believe we’re now looking forward to next year already!”

Susan Watson
Paris, France

“It’s just a fantastic area to study volcanoes and impacts of eruptions – students can’t help but learn! Sorrento is a safe and pleasant resort, which my 17/18 year olds enjoyed and wanted to stay longer.”

Sally Longford
Rome & Sorrento, Italy

“Very thorough and keen to ensure that all that was requested was supplied. Another fantastic trip!  Thank you once more for your time, support and efficiency.”

Andy Edwards
Berlin, Germany

“We had a great tour, excellent contact with staff and the hotel and restaurant staff were great and very helpful.”

Geraldine Bouttier
Paris, France

“The château school trip programme covers a variety of learning styles to meet pupils’ needs. It is action packed with plenty of unique experiences enabling all children to participate.”

Sean Condon
Château du Molay, France

“Travelbound are a very good organisation with excellent customer service. They are also flexible and this is valued.”

Mr Martin
Athens, Greece

“I would like to thank Travelbound for all your help, support and advice in organising this trip. The students enjoyed their time in London, the hotel staff were very accommodating and the food was plentiful – altogether a successful trip!”

Heather Montgomery
London, UK