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Worldwide Activity Holidays for All Members of the Scout Association

Venture Abroad has been operating tailor-made activity holidays for members of The Scout Association since 1970. Our passionate and knowledgeable team has a wealth of experience in working together with group leaders to create their perfect worldwide activity holiday. As a family run business we pride ourselves on offering a competitive reliable and flexible service that can cater for groups of any size!

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 Scouting friends.

Whether you are looking for a short, close-to-home break or a faraway destination, a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Canada 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 members of The Scout Association and Girlguiding 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.

“For almost thirteen years, Scouting has enjoyed a successful partnership with Venture Abroad. As part of a global movement we value the assistance of the team at Venture Abroad, who create lifelong memories for our members by making international adventure accessible and easy. We look forward to our continued partnership and increasing the opportunities to members of The Scout Association to travel abroad in 2015 and beyond”

- The Scout Association

Are you a Cub Leader?

Visit our Cub section to see which of our destinations are perfectly suited to younger members.

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

A whole week gone already!

Posted on 27 July 2014, Category: Kandersteg

So, a very busy few days!1st Stratford Upon Avon had two lovely final days where the sun finally showed itself (even if just for a little bit). There were some early starts but I think some of the scouts enjoyed them! They ended their week with some mountain biking, another hike and eventually got a...

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Rain, Cake, Coffee and Bears – A Great two days!

Posted on 23 July 2014, Category: Kandersteg

We awoke yesterday to the sound of continual rain…again! But still excited for our overnight hike, yet the rain soon changed our plans as our route wasn’t safe. Never the less we set off on an altered route only to turn back an hour in due to the torrent of water that had engulfed the...

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All ready!

Posted on 23 July 2014, Category: Belgium

Hello from De Kluis, Belgium! My name’s Rachel and I’ll be your Venture Abroad rep while you’re out here. This will be my first time repping and, having since arrived, I’m now very excited for the summer ahead (it doesn’t hurt that the weather has been absolutely glorious since I arrived either!) It’s been a...

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