Since 1998, World Horizons has been a trusted provider of quality educational travel opportunities for schools throughout Australia. We offer immersive journeys that combine adventure, cultural exploration, and enriching learning experiences. From trekking in the majestic Himalayas to exploring ancient temples and vibrant markets, our trips provide a profound understanding of diverse cultures and foster personal growth.
With World Horizons, schools can count on unforgettable educational adventures that create lifelong memories.
To provide an opportunity for young travelers to develop a sense of intercultural understanding and respect is a critical part of our programs. In doing so, we hope it will enable them to see the world with more open and inquiring minds.
As a long-standing educational tour operator, World Horizons offers a range of advantages.
Frequently Asked Questions
To begin planning your programme with World Horizons, simply get in touch with our office via phone or email. Our friendly staff will be happy to guide you through the process, answer any questions you may have, and help you determine the ideal destination and time of year for your group.
Once we have a clear understanding of your needs and preferences, we will create a customized trip proposal that outlines the program in detail. We will then arrange a meeting with one of our team members to visit your school, discuss the proposal in person, and address any further questions or concerns you may have. Our goal is to ensure that every aspect of your trip is carefully planned and executed, so that you and your group can enjoy a truly unforgettable experience.
To begin planning your programme with World Horizons, simply get in touch with our office. Our friendly staff will be happy to guide you through the process, answer any questions you may have, and help you determine the ideal destination and time of year for your group.
Once we have a clear understanding of your needs and preferences, we will create a customized trip proposal that outlines the program in detail. We will then arrange a meeting with one of our team members to visit your school, discuss the proposal in person, and address any further questions or concerns you may have. Our goal is to ensure that every aspect of your trip is carefully planned and executed so that you and your group can enjoy a truly unforgettable experience.
To generate interest and provide a detailed explanation of our program, World Horizons is pleased to offer presentation evenings at your school. Our team will deliver an engaging and informative presentation to students and parents, highlighting the unique features of our travel programs and answering any questions that may arise.
We understand the importance of keeping parents and students fully informed throughout the planning process, which is why we provide a comprehensive trip dossier for each program. This dossier includes all relevant details, including itinerary, travel logistics, and important safety information.
In addition, we are happy to provide promotional materials such as posters and articles for your school newsletter, to help generate excitement and ensure that everyone is well informed about the upcoming travel opportunity. At World Horizons, our aim is to provide exceptional service and support throughout the entire process, so that your trip is both enjoyable and stress-free.
At World Horizons, we understand that organizing travel can be a complex and time-consuming process. That’s why we take care of all booking and administrative duties in relation to the program. Our dedicated team will ensure that every aspect of your programme is meticulously planned and executed.
Throughout the planning process, we will provide regular updates and reports to the school, keeping you informed of all relevant details and addressing any concerns that may arise.
Prior to departure, a World Horizons representative will visit your school for a pre-trip meeting. During this meeting, we will go over the tour in detail, hand over travel documents, and answer any last-minute questions or concerns that teachers, parents or students may have. Our goal is to ensure that every aspect of your programme is carefully planned and executed, so that you can enjoy a stress-free and unforgettable experience.
To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants, World Horizons includes the costs of at least two teachers to accompany each tour group. These teachers play a crucial role in helping to organize and promote the program within the school, as well as acting as a point of contact for students and parents throughout the planning process.
While on tour, the teachers are responsible for ensuring that students adhere to any school policies relating to overseas travel and behavior in general. Meanwhile, our World Horizons guide and office staff on the ground in each country will handle all logistical matters, ensuring that the trip runs smoothly and that all participants are well taken care of.
At World Horizons, we understand that the success of any travel program depends on effective communication and collaboration between all parties involved. That’s why we work closely with teachers, students, and parents to ensure that everyone is well-informed and comfortable with every aspect of the trip.
Our programs are available for scheduling during school holiday periods and the costs will vary depending on the chosen destination. Typically, the price range for our programs is between $4000 and $7000. However, our program fees are comprehensive, and participants will have to pay very little extra as everything is already included.
World Horizons operates school expeditions in Nepal, Ladakh (India), Bhutan, and Laos, and is presently developing a new initiative in Kenya.
Ladakh - Shara Valley
Cranbrook School Sydney
Nepal - Farmhouse Progamme
Oxley College Bowral
Ladakh - Nubra Valley
Ascham School Sydney