Take a look at our highlights of 2016!

As we approach the end of 2016, it’s time to look back on another jam-packed year of exciting trips and happy experiences… and what a year it’s been!

We take the greatest pride in making adventure dreams a reality and we’re never happier than when our groups return home elated by their experiences and beaming with pride – there’s been a lot of that this year and we think that’s something to shout about!

If you’ve missed out on a 2016 group trip, make sure you start 2017 with an international adventure!


Average customer service rating: 4.8/5

‘Exceptional customer service with a team who go above and beyond to make the organising as easy as possible for you.’

Luke Hall, 2nd Southampton Scouts, Kandersteg 2016


Average tour experience rating: 4.7/5

‘The tour was full adventure and new experiences for the Guides & Rangers that was created with such ease by Venture Abroad.’

Victoria Ling-White, Girlguiding Liphook, Adelboden 2016


99% of groups who travelled with us this year would recommend us.

‘I was extremely happy with the service and response to us as a group, you really went out of your way to make sure we were okay and that we had everything we needed. Spot on.’

Rebecca Leatherland, Girlguiding Anglia, Iceland 2016

All stats are taken from post-tour questionnaires completed by the group’s party leader.


Last chance to send us your trip photos for the chance to £100!

We will draw the winner of our photo competition in the New Year so why not send us your VA trip photos to be in with a chance of winning?

Send us your photos!

Some of the entries so far…



1st Crowle Scouts rafting the racing waters of the River Otra in Norway!



1st Coombs Wood Explorers sent us their Switzerland selfie!


Disney photo 1

St Paul’s Liverpool Brownies and Guides spreading the magic at Disneyland Paris!


Missed out on an adventure this year? It’s not too late to book a trip for 2017! See our website to start planning your adventure!