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Worldwide Activity Holidays for All Members of Girlguiding

Venture Abroad has been operating tailor-made activity holidays for members of Girlguiding since 1970. Our passionate and knowledgeable team has a wealth of experience in working together with group leaders to create their perfect Guiding holiday.

We are pleased to report that in 2013/14 our average total combined customer rating for service and trip experience was 4.8 out of 5 and 100% of group leaders said that they would recommend Venture Abroad to Guiding friends.

Whether you are looking for a close-to-home break or a faraway destination, a once-in-a-lifetime trip to a WAGGGS World Centre or a fun-filled weekend at Disneyland® Paris, you'll find it all on our website!

New for 2015...

From Monday 24th to Friday 28th August 2015, your group could join other Guides and Scouts from around the UK on a set departure trip to Iceland. It's the perfect option for small groups! Find out more by cliking on the Iceland Set Departure link on the menu to the left.

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Working in partnership with Girlguiding...

“Venture Abroad is extremely pleased to be working in partnership with Girlguiding in 2014/2015. Unified in our appreciation and understanding of the benefits of international travel, we continue to work together to ensure that Girlguiding members have the opportunities to travel abroad to experience different cultures and activities..”

Find out what the Venture Abroad reps got up to in India, Iceland, Adelboden, Kandersteg and De Kluis.

28th August 2014, Our Final Adventure

Posted on 29 August 2014, Category: Adelboden

Hello there, Emily S here! After waking up to see the most gorgeous sunrise over the mountains behind the Chalet that we are staying in, today’s excursion brought us to Our Chalet, Adelboden. While it wasn’t a lengthy journey (thankfully, given the day we had yesterday), it was possibly the one with the most significance...

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27th August 2014, Caves and Chocolate!

Posted on 27 August 2014, Category: Adelboden

Its Charlotte here again, along with a fellow member of the Droitwich Division – Emma G. Waking up this morning was like being in a Winter wonderland. A glance outside the window was enough to make the mistake that we had been snowed in, when in actuality we were deep amongst the clouds, high up...

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To the Top of Europe and back 17.08.2014

Posted on 27 August 2014, Category: Adelboden

An early 5.30am start was called for on this day as we needed to take 1 bus and 4 trains to reach the top of Europe so with coats, gloves, scarves and lunches packed we set off. Following our tour rep, Ellie, we made all of our connections although one connection did call for some...

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