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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.

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.

Goodbye KISC…!

Posted on 31 August 2014, Category: Kandersteg

The last groups have left, the tents are packed away and so my time here at Kandersteg International Scout Centre has come to and end but, hasn’t it been incredible!?! The place itself is amazing, the views from the valley and the surrounding mountains are incredible and something you can only see yourself! The activities...

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The last few days of the season!

Posted on 29 August 2014, Category: Kandersteg

So my last two groups of the season have almost finished their week in Kandersteg, so what have they been up to? On Thursday Bassetlaw visit the Trummelbachfalles. As there’s been (slightly) less rain than the last time I went, the falls were a little calmer and the water a lot clearer, but still incredibly...

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Kandersteg Adventure 2014 – Day 1 (Saturday)

Posted on 28 August 2014, Category: Kandersteg

When you arrive here, the first thing you notice is the scenery.   The mountains are big, really big, like nothing we have at home. Seriously though, this afternoon has been the first time we have been able to see the tops of them and they look like something out of a movie. It’s one thing...

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