- Our tour guides were extremely knowledgeable and made the bus tours interesting and relevant to our students.
Published on: 05 March 2017
If you are looking for your next geography school trip, why not consider Iceland, the Land of Fire and Ice for your next school trip, with bespoke packages from Adaptable Travel.
Located on the mid-Atlantic ridge at the meeting point of the Eurasian and North American plates, Iceland provides a window into divergent plate tectonics and it’s associated geological processes and landforms. Also, its northern position and geography means that 11% of the land is covered by glaciers lending to the study of glacial processes and landforms along with case studies of eruption-induced glacial flooding.
Iceland is a geography teachers dream open air classroom. There has never been a better time to visit this mysterious, yet beautiful and enticing country, with great travel links from the UK, Iceland is now more accessible to school groups than ever before.
When planning your next geography trip with Adaptable, you will work closely with our resident geography expert Julie Webb (BSc Hons Geography), to develop your perfect geography itinerary. Contact Adaptable Travel today to start working with Julie to plan your school group’s once in a lifetime experience to Iceland – the Land of Fire and Ice.
With new destinations come fun explorations and newfound discoveries. Adaptable Travel aims to make every trip memorable, fun and inspiring for both teachers and students. We provide bespoke curriculum visits and school trips to Iceland, featuring popular destinations to give students a real taste of learning beyond the classroom. From the phenomenal views of the Northern Lights, to the astounding glacier rivers, to the underground lava fields, Adaptable Travel will take you to new places worthy of exploring for your curriculum.
Certified Inspired by Iceland Specialist
Adaptable Travel is now officially a Certified Inspired by Iceland Specialist, as certified by the Iceland Tourism board, Visit Iceland. This means that you can be confident the Adaptable Team who will be helping to organise your educational trip know their Geysir from their Gulfoss, and as such we will enable you to make the most of your educational visit to Iceland.
We promote transparency when it comes to service, pricing and information. We provide everything you need to know about school trips to Iceland – from secured accommodations to organised itineraries. Adaptable Travel will also provide accurate quotations of your educational tours to help you make informed decisions for your upcoming school trip plans.
With educational tours, students obtain new ideas and interests that they might not always find within the classroom. Contact Adaptable Travel to start planning your school trips to Iceland. We will be more than glad to address any question and ensure your school trip will be worth remembering.
Cross-curriculum tours are a great way to help your group to bond, and boost your numbers. Contact us for information about other subject in this destination.
After arriving in Iceland, you will be transferred to the amazing Blue Lagoon with free time to relax in the mineral rich waters of this man-made geothermal phenomenon. Afterwards you will head onto your accommodation.
Today your students will have the chance to explore the North American and Eurasion tectonic plate boundary in Pingvellar, the triple-drop Gulfoss waterfalls, geothermal power and the original Geysirs on a guided ‘Golden Circle’ day tour.
The guided ‘South Shore’ adventure today will allow students to explore natural hazards with the recently erupted Eyjafjallajokull Volcano, two magnificent waterfalls (Skogar and Seljalandsfoss), visit the Solheimajokull Glacier and see the fascinating Dyrholaey rock formations.
Today you will have free time to explore the city of Reykjavik.
Optional Extras in Reykjavik (please ask for supplements):
Perlan Viewing Platform (free of charge) / Volcano House (film and exhibition) / Saga Museum / Laugardalur Geothermal Swimming Pool
You may have some free time before your return the UK.