Our education and performance travel experts work hand-in-hand with teachers and directors to create inspiring trips for students of every subject.
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.
Give your concert and jazz band, marching band, or orchestra the chance to train with world-famous artists and discover cities rich with culture and history.
Bands, orchestras, choirs, and theatre ensembles can meet peers from across the country, participate in clinics and competitions led by renowned professionals, and perform on national stages during one of our signature festivals.
Inspire curiosity with a hands-on, custom-built STEM tour, featuring experiential learning opportunities at renowned institutions and global destinations.
Our educational tours are custom-tailored to your curriculum, making the pages of a textbook come alive.Learn More
It has been my pleasure to work with Brightspark for the past 25 years. The 8th grade trip to our nation’s capital has become a tradition in our community.
Give your ensemble the performance opportunity of a lifetime on a custom music, dance, or theatre student trip.Learn More
I am still smiling thinking about our fantastic trip to Disney World last month! Over the year of planning, I spent hours on the phone with Brightspark, and they were always resourceful, helpful, and understanding of my needs.
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 lets parents cancel a tour for any reason, and every penny spent on trip payments will be returned to them.
Are you ready to make the most of 2020? As we enter the next decade, our team looked ahead and found top travel trends, from eco-friendly tips to hidden gems to big moves in tech, to help you gear up for the new year.Read More
Discover how an educational tour can positively impact your students' lives well past their school years.Learn More
Surprises can disrupt your travel plans, but they don't have to affect your wallet. Learn how to protect your student travel investment.Learn More
Read an inspiring success story from the National Performing Arts Festival at Walt Disney World® Resort!Learn More