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.
Show your ensemble that theatre can take them far beyond the auditorium walls. Take in a hit show, participate in clinics with master artists, and perform in world-renowned destinations.
Give your band, orchestra, or choir the chance to train with world-famous artists and discover cities rich with culture and history.
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.
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.
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 tours across the globe. From exploring the history of Washington, DC, 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.
As we prepare for another inspiring season of student travel, we asked our expert team to weigh in on the most popular attractions in our most sought-after tours. Access our infographic for their top tips!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