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Browse our Asia Educational Tours

Travel lets us learn more about our world, better understand how it came to be, and explore new ways of seeing it. On an Asia educational holiday you can learn the tenets of Buddhism from a Lao monk, cook up a storm in a Thai cuisine lesson, or wander through ancient fortresses in China’s Fujian province. Whether you’re looking for museums, historical landmarks, or face-to-face encounters with local teachers, our Asia educational tours offer transformative experiences.

Browse our sample tours, design your own holiday, and see what you can learn and discover in Asia.

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What to Expect from an Asia Educational Holiday

Our itineraries are customized to your specific interests. Learn ancestral crafts from local masters, tour Asia’s best museums, or visit ancient ruins. An Asia educational tour is a great way to meet locals, create cherished memories, and learn valuable lessons at every turn.

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EXPERT ADVICE

Get the best guides, teachers, and experts for excursions and educational activities. Our Asia educational vacation packages are designed by local specialists.

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CULTURAL IMMERSION

The best way to learn something is to live it. Our Asia educational tours delve deep into local culture to give you the most complete and engaging experience possible.

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FRIENDLY ENCOUNTERS

Good friends make for good teachers. Our local guides and instructors love what they teach, so your edcucational experience will be interesting and fun.

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Local Learning

A chat over tea with a Vietnamese fisherman can teach you more than any history book. We call on local teachers, guides, and experts to provide an authentic perspective.

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UNIQUE ACTIVITIES

Tour a Chinese film set, explore sustainable farming practices in Borneo, take a guided city tour through the ancient town of Luang Prabang, or make sacred mandalas in Bhutan.

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EXPERIENTIAL JOURNEYS

Education should be hands-on. We don’t just schedule cooking classes. We send you with your instructor to the market to pick out ingredients, and design a menu.

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