Africa & The Middle East

At Schools Worldwide we specialise in organising adventurous school trips to Africa & The Middle East and the rest of the world. Our trips are not only exciting, but can also be educational and inspiring and are sure to be full of experiences that students will never forget!
Click on the countries below to view our various Africa & the Middle East school trips...



Africa & The Middle East - Botswana

Botswana offers exceptional opportunities for educational school expedition and adventurous itineraries. From the world famous Okavango Delta, the diverse habitats of Chobe National Park and the Limpopo River to the desolate beauty of the Kalahari Desert characterized by open plains, ancient river beds and sand dunes; discover true wilderness and the many animals which make this stunning country their home.


Africa & The Middle East - Ethiopia

There is more to Ethiopia than the desert wasteland and endless shanty towns that the country has become synonymous with. Nestled in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is a mecca for archaeological enthusiasts with the first archaeological finds dating back more than 3 million years; this is a land of ancient culture and is one of the world's oldest civilizations. Ethiopia's landscapes are no less diverse or dramatic. Boasting some of the most amazing trekking opportunities from the mountains in the north, enticing those looking for unforgiving and extreme adventures, to those lowland areas in the south offering a remote and cultural experience. Even if you have trekked everywhere else, we guarantee that memories of the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia will remain with you forever. The unique scenery is surprisingly spectacular, the people delightful and the visit to the historical sites, awe inspiring.


Africa & The Middle East - Jordan

Jordan is a country saturated with cultural heritage and natural beauty. The warm welcome of its traditional Bedouin people combined with its breathtaking scenery will leave every group member astounded by the diversity of its many treasures. Combining mountains, deserts and beaches, ancient churches, lost cities and a rich religious history, Jordan offers truly remarkable adventurous and educational opportunities for school adventure holidays.


Africa & The Middle East - Morocco

Morocco provides an exotic cultural encounter and a superb range of varied landscapes for school expedition groups to visit, year round. The cities of Marrakech, Essaouira and Ouazarzate will introduce groups to bustling markets, food stalls and a vibrant street nightlife of music and performance. Groups on this school expedition can travel to an array of varied landscapes in six regions from arid and desert experiences to high-mountain treks or to explore the country's deep and fertile gorges.


Africa & The Middle East - Namibia

Namibia provides a remarkably beautiful and unique environment, ideal for any school wishing to take an expedition to Africa and undertake a cultural project or significant exploration. Sandwiched between the Kalahari Desert and the South Atlantic coastline, the country has one of the most awe-inspiring landscapes in the world and holds many of Africa's most amazing natural landmarks including the Fish River Canyon, Waterberg Plateau, Namib Desert and Etosha National Park.


Africa & The Middle East - Oman

Oman is one of the best kept secrets of the Middle East and is a fascinating destination for visitors. With its striking scenery from deep canyons to large fjords, the rolling sand dunes of Wahiba Sharqiyah Sands to clear blue waters, sandy beaches and friendly people, this is not a place to be missed! A trip to Oman offers a rare glimpse of this part of the Arab world without the excessive wealth that is synonymous with this region. The country boasts an abundance of natural beauty and is challenging and diverse. Maintaining much of its traditions, this provides and engaging cultural experience for all who visit. From its endless deserts to spectacular mountains and beautiful coastline, Oman has something for everyone.

South Africa

Africa & The Middle East - South Africa

South Africa is renowned for its diversity of both landscapes and people. It boasts spectacular game reserves, mountainous regions, desert, coastline and the rare fynbos vegetation system. 11 official languages and many different ethnic groups contribute to South Africa's reputation as the 'Rainbow Nation', ensuring its diversity makes it an ideal destination for school expeditions, community projects and adventurous itineraries.


Africa & The Middle East - Tanzania

The scene of mass wildlife migrations and home to Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, Tanzania dedicates more than a quarter of its land area to preserving its natural heritage. From the once in a lifetime experience of climbing Kilimanjaro to the superb game reserves with some of the largest concentrations of wild mammals anywhere in the world, Tanzania is a richly rewarding destination for groups looking for adventurous travel or challenging trekking.


Africa & The Middle East - Zambia

Zambia not only holds geographical importance in Africa, but also an abundance of stunning scenery, remarkable wildlife and fascinating colonial and tribal history. It is a vast country of natural landmarks, including the Victoria Falls and several of the continents finest National Parks, including Kafue and South Luangwa. Zambia offers fantastic hiking and also provides opportunities for intimate and meaningful community projects and cultural exchanges.

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