LH Global specialises in the ongoing development of educational study tours that complement the special relationship between the UK and the United States of America. Based in the university city of Oxford, staff continuously strive to provide a comprehensive service and broader platform for international education, exchange programmes, art festivals, sports events, and education forums […]
LH Global specialises in the ongoing development of educational study tours that complement the special relationship between the UK and the United States of America.
Based in the university city of Oxford, staff continuously strive to provide a comprehensive service and broader platform for international education, exchange programmes, art festivals, sports events, and education forums connecting the UK and Europe with America.
The company has provided high-quality service, with over 5,000 students and teachers benefiting from our wealth of knowledge and experience.
We look forward to welcoming you to the UK!
Education tours in the United Kingdom offer the perfect combination of rich history and vibrant culture. With dramatic landscapes, cosmopolitan cities such as London and Manchester, or remote Scottish Highlands. Whatever your choice, you can experience the many cultural contrasts this nation has to offer.
Our UK tours are ideal for American students who want a culturally fulfilling journey to some of Britain’s most charming and historical parts, accompanied by experienced LH Global staff.
Engaging with your destination, learning about its history, discovering some of its more hidden spots and participating in local activities where you can experience British traditions and cultures.
Maybe, spend the night in a castle or country house hotel, visit a stately home or embrace the slower pace of life on the River Thames or one of the many historic canals. Perhaps a walk-in Derbyshire’s famous Peak District or enjoy a ride on one of the many scenic steam railways.
We have a range of locations and activities for you to choose from. Throughout your visit, you will become familiar with the specific area of Britain you are visiting.
Our summer education visits are two to three-week programmes for US High School students, who have very little or no travel experience outside North America. Participants can explore the culture, heritage and history of the UK while experiencing life in the university cities of Oxford and Cambridge.
Seek new adventures embrace new cultures and make new friends while learning new skills. Your safety is of the utmost importance to us and we monitor the safety aspects of all our tours to ensure you have a memorable experience for all the right reasons.
For effective planning and organisation of your educational visit to the UK, our experienced staff will discuss the various tour options tailored to your educational and curriculum requirements.
There’s something for everyone!
The UK welcomes over 50,000 American students into its higher education system each year. Three of the top ten universities in the world are Oxford, Cambridge and St.Andrews in Scotland. There are 39 colleges at the University of Oxford and 31 at Cambridge.
An Oxbridge education is much sought after with both universities having a common approach to undergraduate admissions.
Eton College, in the Royal County of Berkshire, is globally renowned for promoting independent thought and learning in pursuit of excellence and a pathway to Oxford or Cambridge University.
Experience the magic of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, explore iconic sets and discover what it took to bring the Harry Potter films to life at Warner Bros studio tour. Or walk in the footsteps of Harry Potter at Christ Church College, Oxford, the inspiration for Hogwarts’ very own Great Hall providing the location for many Harry Potter scenes.
Visit William Shakespeare’s childhood home in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon, the restored 16th-century house has been restored and is now a small museum.
Possibly the most famous writer in the English language, Shakespeare is known for his sonnets and plays such as ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and ‘Hamlet’. The Royal Shakespeare Company performs his plays in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and adjacent Swan Theatre on the banks of the River Avon.
Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle are two of the royal residences that the Queen likes to call home and spends much of her time. Balmoral Castle is the Scottish holiday home to the Royal Family. The changing of the guards and guided tours of the residences are always popular with visitors along with a visit to see the Crown Jewels in the Tower of London.
The Premier League is the top level of the English football league system in which such notable clubs as Manchester United, Liverpool FC and current league champions Manchester City play.
Former Manchester United player David Beckham, a fans favourite gained international fame on both sides of the Atlantic when he moved to LA Galaxy as a player and is now the current president and co-owner of Inter Miami CF. He also has a home in Oxfordshire.
London, one of the world’s most visited cities has so much to offer with its famous landmarks, magnificent history and culture to cutting-edge fashion and food. Take a spin on the London Eye and experience the spectacular views of the Palace of Westminster, home to the House of Commons and House of Lords, Big Ben and the River Thames towards The Tower of London and Tower Bridge.
Edinburgh is a story that never ends with so much to explore, along the cobbled Royal Mile leading to Edinburgh Castle. A city that’s steeped in history and host many international festivals such as the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe.
The Scottish Highlands is really Scotland that fuels the imagination with its unique culture, dramatic landscapes and romantic castles.
The West Country encompasses the historic counties of Cornwall, Devon and Dorset and Somerset with their unspoilt villages, ancient towns and impressive coastline are must-visit places and popular holiday destinations.