European School Sports Tours

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Friendly fixtures against local opposition, post-match hospitality and cultural activities. The perfect way to develop their skills and tactical play, while introducing them to a new culture at the same time. Win-win.

School Scuba Diving Trip to Malta

Dive into an underwater world of adventure on a scuba diving trip to Malta 


School Football Tour to Paris

Paris also plays host to the national team’s home matches, at the impressive Stade de France. Originally built for the 1998 FIFA World Cup, which the hosts won, the 


School Hockey Tour to the Netherlands

Your team will improve their skills with professional coaching and team training sessions, before putting their skills to the test against local opposition of a similar standard.

When you’re


School Watersports Tour to the Massif Central

Canadian canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding - all in the spectacular surroundings of the Massif Central. 


School Multisport Tour to London, Cardiff, York and Edinburgh

We can arrange friendly fixtures for a variety of sports, including rugby, cricket, hockey, football and netball, so you can offer as many students as possible the opportunity to enjoy this


School Multisport Tour to Paris

Your rugby players could train with Racing 92, who boast one of the best training facilities in the northern hemisphere. And your footballers could train with Paris Saint-Germain, learning new skills from the club’s own academy coaches.


School Multisport Tour to the Netherlands

We can arrange both training and fixtures for all three sports, and coaching is also available for football and hockey. Choose to centre your tour in Rotterdam or Amsterdam – whichever


School Multisport Tour to Bath

The city most famous for its Roman Baths is also home to one of the leading sports universities in the UK – a number of Olympians have chosen to study here


School Multisport Tour to Edinburgh

You’ll stay in city centre accommodation, where you’ll be able to enjoy the city’s beautiful architecture and buzzing atmosphere. Your rugby and hockey players, netballers


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Extra Activities

Valletta Tour

Whilst in Malta, make sure you take the opportunity to spend some time looking around its stunning capital, Valletta. Established in the 16th century, the city still bears the scars of the Second World War and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Don’t miss the lovely Barrakka Gardens with their breathtaking panoramic view of the Grand Harbour. On the tour, you’ll also visit Malta 5D, to learn more about the country’s history.

BSAC Ocean Diver Course

Enjoy professional scuba training with the British Sub-Aqua Club.  Read More

Stade de France

Located in St Denis (just north of Paris) there are two types of tours possible at this magnificent new stadium

Disneyland® Paris

A school trip to Disneyland® Paris is sure to be an unforgettable experience for your students. A magical setting for

Paris Saint-Germain Match Tickets

Give your team the opportunity to see some of their footballing idols in action with tickets to a Paris Saint-Germain match!

L'Open Tour Paris

See all the sights of beautiful Paris on this open-top bus tour!

Paris Guides

Paris, the City of Lights, has several famous sites from historical monuments to museums, as well as the famous shopping and restaurants. We offer guides services in Paris for tailor-made tours which means you can choose what you want to see according to your groups' preferences and educational needs.

World of Ajax Tour - Amsterdam Arena

Home to the biggest name in Dutch football, a guided tour of the Ajax stadium takes you to places only

Blue Boat Amsterdam Canal Cruises

Almost certainly the best way to see Amsterdam’s photogenic streets is from its famous canals.

Anne Frank House

One of the most poignant visits in Amsterdam; this unremarkable building is where Anne Frank and seven members of her

Amsterdam Arena

Amsterdam Arena opened on 14 August 1996. From that day on, the Netherlands has had a multifunctional stadium in Amsterdam.

Walibi World

Walibi World guarantees a day full of exciting moments for everyone. Do you like adventuring or just sensation? You will

De Efteling Theme Park

Welcome to a world full of adventure, excitement and romance, where you will find one surprise after another. This theme

Kayaking on Lake Sechemailles

Take to the waters of Lake Sechemailles to try kayaking.

Standup Paddleboarding on Lake Sechemailles

Try your hand at this increasingly popular activity.  Read More

Canadian Canoeing on Lake Sechemailles

Climb aboard and have a go at canoeing.  Read More

Chateau Val High Ropes

Take to the treetops for incredible views of a fairytale chateau. 

Dordogne River Adventure

Enjoy an unforgettable day in and around the Dordogne River!

London Eye

The London Eye is the world’s biggest observation wheel. Situated on the South Bank of the Thames, it is the

Madame Tussauds

Visit the famous Madame Tussaud's waxworks museum full of your favourite celebrities, such as Michael Jackson, David Beckham, Ant and Dec and many more!

British Museum

Founded in 1753 from the collections of Sir Hans Sloane, the British Museum is one of the great museums of the world, showing the works of man from prehistoric to modern times with collections drawn from the whole world. Famous objects include the Rosetta Stone, sculptures from the Parthenon, the Sutton Hoo and Mildenhall treasures and the Portland Vase. There is also a programme of special exhibitions and daily gallery tours, talks and guided tours.

Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum is the world's leading museum of natural history. It contains a range of interactive exhibitions including

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle dominates the capital's skyline and offers stunning views of the city and countryside.


If you're visiting Edinburgh on a school trip with a bunch of sport fans, you have to make sure you take the time to visit Murrayfield, Scotland's largest stadium and the home of Scottish rugby!

Jorvik Viking Centre

When you visit Jorvik Viking Centre, you'll learn about what life was like more than 1,000 years ago when the

York Castle Museum

York Castle Museum is actually housed in prison (a debtors' prison and a women's prison) buildings, which were themselves built

The Ghost Hunt of York

The Ghost Hunt of York happens every night whatever the weather. You will be taken around the most haunted places in York by your Victorian guide dressed in his top hat and long black coat.

York Minster

The second-largest Gothic cathedral in Northern Europe, York Minster is one of the most magnificent buildings in the UK.

Alton Towers

The UK’s biggest theme Park with tonnes of fun and thrilling rides and attractions to enjoy. We can also arrange

Cardiff International White Water

Learn to surf, cross a high ropes trail, navigate a raft through a white water course or come together over a team building raft construction activity right in the heart of Cardiff at the White Water Centre.

Cardiff Castle Tour

Learn more about Cardiff’s rich history at Cardiff Castle. Choose from a guide or audio tour. Depending on the events programme, you might be able to take part in a ghost tour, warrior school or underground cinema experience.

Principality Stadium Tour

Head to the stronghold of Welsh rugby with a tour of the Principality Stadium. Visit the Press Conference Suite, the first XV changing room, walk down the players’ tunnel and get a great view of the pitch from the VIP hospitality suite.

Watch a Professional Rugby Fixture- Paris

Watch Top 14 side Racing 92 play at home, at the Stade Yves Du Manoir just outside of central Paris.

Professional Rugby Coaching

Experience the life of a professional rugby player by enjoying a training session with Racing 92. Train at their unparalleled facilities with their academy coaches and learn what it takes to play at the top level.

Warner Bros Studio Tour - The Making of Harry Potter

Bring Harry Potter to life with a visit to Warner Bros. Studio Tour, London.

Herts Young Mariners Base

Herts Young Mariners Base is a fantastic outdoor activity centre offering a range of unforgettable experiences from canoeing to climbing, and kayaking to archery.

Lee Valley White Water Centre

Lee Valley White Water Centre was built to host the canoe slalom events at the London 2012 Olympic Games and remains one of the country's premier white water centres.

Shakespeare's Birthplace

Take your students to the house where Shakespeare's story began! Not only was the playwright born here, he grew up

Warwick Castle

The medieval castle in Warwick offers school groups a whole range of attractions and live show for all ages to

Canal and River Boat Tour

Explore Stratford-upon-Avon by boat! You'll travel through a 200 year-old lock, see the wildlife on the river up close and find out more about the town where William Shakespeare was born and brought up.

Gorge Walking

Slide down natural water slides, jump off waterfalls and drift through steep gorges as you slip and slide your way down Wales’ wild rivers.

Cardiff Arms Park Tour

Take a tour of Cardiff Blues’ home ground, including the chairman’s room, complete with one of just two original 1905 All Blacks jerseys. Round off your tour with lunch in the players’ lounge, which is normally reserved for the first team.

Watch Professional Rugby Fixture - Wales

Wales loves rugby and so the chance of there being a professional game on for you to watch is high, wither at the Principality Stadium or one of the local team’s grounds, such as Liberty Stadium or Cardiff Arms Park.

Bounce Below

Explore one of the most unique playground around. Suspended high up inside natural caverns, you will bounce your way across colossal cargo nets and throw yourselves down suspended slides at Wales’ most unusual attraction.

Guided Tour of Manchester

Enjoy a guided tour of one of the UK's most exciting cities. Your local guide will ensure you see all the sights and discover some local secrets!

Etihad Stadium Tour

The home of Manchester City, the Etihad Stadium is a must-visit on your school sports tour to Manchester.

Imperial War Museum North

The Imperial War Museum North is located in Manchester and, similarly to its counterpart in London, focuses on the impact

Treetop Adventure Golf Manchester

Challenge your students to mini-golf in the middle of a rainforest! Choose from two 18-hole courses - Ancient Explorer or Tropical Trail.

Manchester United Football Club Tour & Museum

Manchester United Football Club Tour & Museum

Titanic Belfast

Housed in an iconic, 6-floor building, this state-of-the-art visitor experience tells the story of the world's most famous ship, the

Kilmainham Gaol

Kilmainham Gaol has borne witness to many of the most important events in Irish history since it opened in 1796.

Experience Gaelic Games

Get a real taste of Irish sporting culture with a half or full-day Gaelic sports experience! We enjoy great links with a friendly local club who will be pleased to let you try your hand at hurling, handball and Gaelic football.

Dublin Castle

In continuous occupation since its establishment in 1204 AD, Dublin Castle has played a prominent role in Ireland's history. Today,

Camp Nou Experience

Home to FC Barcelona, a visit to the Nou Camp stadium includes a tour of the stadium itself.


This popular theme park includes a log flume and a roller coaster with no less than 8 inverted loops.

Barcelona Guides

Make sure you don't miss any of Barcelona's spectacular sights by enjoying a guided tour.

Estadio da Luz Tour

The home of Benfica, the Estàdio da Luz is also known as ‘a catedral (the cathedral) by supporters. In 2014, an online poll by the French sports newspaper L’Equipe named it the most beautiful stadium in Europe, so don’t miss your chance to visit.

Lisbon City Tour

On your trip to Lisbon, make sure you take a guided tour of the city.

Surf Lessons

It’s not often that a capital city offers the opportunity to learn to surf, but Lisbon is famous for its waves! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to ride the waves whilst you’re in Portugal.

Oceanarium Lisbon

Visit the largest indoor aquarium in Europe! The Oceanarium is home to many marine species, including penguins, sharks, rays and octopuses, to name just a few. It's also one of the only aquariums in the world to house the magnificent and strange sunfish.

Lisbon Zoo

See more than 2,000 wonderful animals at the famous Lisbon Zoo!

Cascais town square

Cascais is a picturesque seaside town outside of Lisbon. Ensembles can perform in their main square, Largo de Camoes, usually in the evening.

Canevaworld - Aquaparadise

For those wanting to have a fun filled day in the sun, then Aquaparadise is the perfect solution.

Boat Trip - Lake Garda

What better to see Lake Garda than from the lake itself. Taking a boat cruise from Riva del Garda to Limone or Malcesine is not only a lovely way to spend an hour or so, but can be used instead of using the coach which you pick up later in the day.

Medieval Times

This show is a feast for both the stomach and the eyes! Watch a medieval jousting tournament whilst dining like a king. This is an exciting, fun evening that is a real highlight of the tour.

Via Ferrata

Try your hand at a via ferrata – the original high ropes adventure. You’ll be safely attached to the course via a harness and ropes. Your group will enjoy an active half day filled with the spectacular views that used to be reserved for the birds!

Canyoning and Kayaking

Your students will love exploring the Italian lakes on a canyoning or kayaking adventure. Slide down natural rock chutes, leap off waterfalls and power your way across the water all within a breathtaking setting. All equipment is provided, as is a full safety briefing.

Venice Guided City Tour

Explore this former maritime republic with your team and see the beauty of Venice for yourself. Visit the Basilica di San Marco and the Doge’s Palace, two of the most iconic sights in the city.

Milan Guided City Tour

Don’t miss out on your chance to visit Italy’s fashion capital, Milan! This exciting city is historic, elegant and vibrant and there are some impressive sights too, such as the Duomo, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, the Castello Sforzesco and La Scala opera house.


Enjoy a fun-filled day out with your team at Italy’s top theme park! Gardaland is often rated one of the best theme parks in the world. There’s certainly plenty to do here, from adrenaline pumping rollercoasters to the more sedate but no less exciting Sea Life Centre.


Take a trip into the world of movies at this fantastic theme park! Enjoy some thrilling rollercoasters, scare yourselves silly in the horror house and fight the cyborgs in a 5d game.

Sumo Fight Paris

A hilarious test of strength and willpower for your students!

Tug of War Paris

Enjoy this classic teamwork game!

Bungee Duel Paris

The ultimate challenge of strength!

Outdoor Laser Tag Paris

Enjoy this adrenaline-fuelled activity in the forest!

Outdoor Escape Room Paris

Can your group solve the druid's riddles and escape the forest?

High Ropes Course Paris

Enjoy a tree top adventure in a forest just outside of Paris!

Why Halsbury Sport?

We build your tour around you

Tell us your tour objectives, ‘must haves’ and budget, and we’ll do the rest.

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We’re trusted for a reason

We’re members of ABTA, ABTOT and the School Travel Forum. We also hold an ATOL and the LOtC Quality Badge.

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Our sport specialists

Dan Morley

Sports Sales & Product Manager

Asha Loizou

Sports Tours Operations Manager

Millie Snow

Tour Coordinator

Maria Viedma

Tour Coordinator

Our dedicated team are here to help you design a tour that’s going to leave your group with lifelong memories. All experienced sports tour organisers, they’ll work closely with you to make sure your tour packs a real punch.

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