• Specialists in School Trips Abroad

    We go 'above and beyond' to ensure the best experience for you and your students

The benefits with Select


The team with over 150 years of combined experience

Regional Travel Advisors >

Family Run >

Quality Service & Product >

The Very Best Prices >

Best Fit Trips >

John Bowden

Bringing 46 successful years of leading highly successful school travel ventures, maintaining an unrivalled passion for the industry.

Martyn Bowden
Managing Director

With a background in premium products, Martyn represents the next generation of school travel in this family-led business.

Janet Ford
New Sales Director 2016

Offering an unprecedented wealth of experience in school travel and working with party leaders, ensuring quality with competitive prices.

Ian Foxall
Commercial Director

With a wide-ranging knowledge across educational and ski trips, Ian understands what teachers need for a stress-free experience.

Steve Spooner

Bringing an extensive financial perspective and working to ensure our school clients are provided with successful, safe and secure tours.

‘Probably the best organised visit to the battlefields we have done (in our tenth year!).’

Mr Dawson, Northumberland

Most popular destinations

Call us - we’ll find you the perfect school trip

Primary week at the Chateau

New York, 5 days, Oct '17 term time

Classics Rome 4 days, 3 nights
Kals-Matrei Easter '18

Zell-am-See, Alpenrose 16/2/18

Lungau, JUFA Lungau

About Select

Château du Baffy

Château du Baffy

Select School Tours

Educational Tours

Select School Skiing

School Skiing

The Select family is incorporated under the banner of Select School Travel and includes the Château du Baffy (which is exclusive to Select), Select School Tours (offering educational tours to Europe and beyond) and Select School Skiing (with a wide range of winter sports trips to European and North American ski resorts).

Our educational school trips and ski trips are 100% financially protected and we are ABTA and ATOL bonded, along with being part of the STF with the Learning Outside the Classroom badge.


100% Financially Protected School Trips

Homepage Blog

26 June 2017
We've quizzed our experienced Local Travel Advisors for their tips on school travel to Italy to hel...
21 June 2017
What’s the aim of the SCO course? The Snowsport Course Organiser (SCO) course is there to provide t...
13 June 2017
Recently, a member of the Select Team, Rose, travelled with a school to Barcelona. Find out some gr...
06 June 2017
Tuesday 6th June marks the 73rd anniversary of the D-Day Normandy Landings. The Château du Baffy ha...

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