Educational Tours

Travel is a wise and patient teacher. Every step you take pushes the horizon even farther.

We Create Unforgettable Custom Private Tours

Vast, varied and vibrant, Asia is a mighty backyard. Yet it is one that our team of local Travel Experts know intimately. They live, love and breathe Asia and are passionate about sharing their wisdom with first-time and repeat visitors. Like trusted friends armed with encyclopedic knowledge, we're excited to be guiding you around our wonderful patch. Whether its taking you to the perfect sunrise spot at Angkor or steering you towards spectacular beaches, mountains and cultural wonders, we've got your back. So come on, let us show you around our Backyard.

All our Travel Specialists are ready to start working on your personalized itinerary.
Please send us your requirements or set up a call with us and we'll make your dream holiday come true.

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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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Genuine Reviews of Our Tours in Asia

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A company's services are best described by genuine unfiltered client feedback. Reviews for Backyard Travel Tours have been compiled from genuine customer feedback in partnership with leading review service, Feefo. A closed invitation only platform, we guarantee every single review is matched to a genuine customer who has travelled through Asia with us. We currently have 31 Client Reviews of Asia, of which 100% had a good or great time with us, and we hope you will be next!

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Service rating : Working with Joy was a pleasure. She was very patient in helping me...

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Very good service, Very effective and that is of paramount...

Service rating : Corresponding with them was really smooth, They replied immediately, took into account any...

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Somos una familia mexicana que contratamos a esta excelente agencia para que nos enseñara lo mas...

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All our Travel Specialists are ready to start working on your personalized itinerary based on your requirements, with our own insider touch.
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They Recommend Our Tours in Asia

CNN - Vietnam - Transports

May ’18 “Asia experts Backyard Travel offer 9-day overland tours from US$1,105 per person, including Mekong Delta and Halong Bay, and taking in the main sights between Saigon and Hanoi.”

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Traveller - Indonesia - Sulawesi

Aug ’17 “Backyard Travel’s five-day Journey to Far Lands lets you learn more about this fascinating culture. Whether you are trekking through villages, visiting markets or enjoying lunch in a traditional wooden house, there are plenty of opportunities to interact with locals.”

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T+L - Myanmar - Yangon - Inle - Bagan

Sep ’14 “Luxurious Myanmar from Backyard Travel, a bespoke travel outfitter that creates insider experiences across Asia. The Deal, six nights at upscale hotels in Rangoon, Inle Lake, and Bagan. The Highlight, a guided tour of colonial Rangoon in a 1945 Chevrolet.”

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NY Times - Japan - Nozawa

Jan ’14 “The Asian operator Backyard Travel offers 10-day itineraries to explore Nozawa and nearby sights like a seventh-century temple and a refuge for the area’s famed snow monkeys.”

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What to Expect from an Educational Tour in Asia?

Our educational tour 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 trip is a great way to meet locals, create cherished memories, and learn valuable lessons at every turn.



EXPERT ADVICE

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



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.



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.



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.



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.



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.

Meet Our Educational Tour Specialists

Joy

Asia Travel Specialist

Sights & Experiences

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10 Top Luxury Holiday destinations in Asia

When it comes to luxury holidays in Asia, you’re really only limited by your imagination. Every country offers its own unique take on luxurious travel, offering refined hospitality and truly insider moments, whether that’s a helicopter tour or guided tour […]

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The 12 Best Thailand Islands for Families

White-sand beaches, azure waters, clear-blue skies – a Thai island holiday delivers the quintessential tropical dream. If you’re wondering which are the best Thai islands for families, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find that there are multiple options. The best […]

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10 Amazing Asian Dishes and Where to Find Them

There is no shortage of amazing food in Asia. Every country holds something truly spectacular that you’ll be searching for the second you arrive back home. While it’s impossible to list every dish we find amazing, we’ve narrowed our favorites […]

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