Travel with purpose


Why Choose ECE?

We know it is the smallest details that really do matter when we are creating a unique programme experience for you. We focus on getting everything right from the hotels we choose through to the attractions and sites you will visit and experiences you will have. We ensure all transport logistics are taken care of quietly and efficiently and you can have total peace of mind thanks to our 24/7 safety and security policies and procedures.

Through our unique access to people, places and events we ensure that your ECE programme is extra special and a one-of-a kind enriching cultural experience. The best way to understand what makes our programmes so special is to participate on one, but in the meantime, take a look at our video to give you an insight into ECE and why our clients and partners have been traveling with us for over 30 years..

Learning - Travel with Purpose

Educational travel enables students to connect life experiences with learning. 

ECE strives to enrich travel by creating programmes with your groups needs in mind. Our programmes incorporate your curriculum / learning themes with unique experiences and adventures. 

Our goal is to help students reach new levels of achievement through cultural immersion and interaction with extraordinary people.

Safety & Security

For over 30 years your groups welfare has been our top priority. With ECE our expert UK programme team is with you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week ensuring the groups programme enjoyment and our commitment to their safe return. ECE underpins this safety and security ideology through:

  • 24-hour emergency support in case of problems or emergencies
  • Programme Tour Manager with your group working in partnership with your leaders, the suppliers and our UK Office team
    Bilingual as required
  • Local support infrastructure
  • Industry and financial support and best practice through ABTA membership, Docleaf support, ETOA, SYTA
  • Health & Safety Mandate/Policy across all staff and suppliers

Unparalleled Service Standards

  • All of our programmes include an experienced bilingual programme manager
  • Multilingual, experienced and passionate staff with expertise in a particular programme interest

Heritage & ECE Team

  • Over 30 years' experience of running unique educational programmes, festivals and forums
  • Proud recipient of the Queens Award for Enterprise - the' Corporate Knighthood' awarded to UK businesses for outstanding achievement