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Venture Abroad

International activity holidays for all members

If you have ever dreamed of taking your Scout or Explorer group on an international adventure full of excitement, fun and exhilarating activities that build on the core values of Scouting, then Venture Abroad have the answer.  With so many fun and inspiring destinations available, they have the perfect activity holiday for your Group.

If any of the following destinations take your fancy, visit www.ventureabroad.co.uk or call 01332 342 050 to discover more:

The Netherlands, Buitenzorg Scout Centre

Buitenzorg Scout Centre is the perfect close to home destination. Our newest destination is packed full of outdoor activities and with many off-site excursions – there’s something for everyone.

Belgium, Merkenveld Scout Centre

Not far from Butzenzorg is Merkenveld; 22 hectares of pristine forest perfect for first timers. With a Venture Abroad Representative on-site and a wealth of budget friendly activities and excursions.

Switzerland, Kandersteg International Scout Centre

Welcoming over 12,000 Scouts and Guides from all over the world, KISC offers over 130 activities to ensure an unforgettable holiday for every group.

Norway, Troll Activ

If an adrenaline fueled activity holiday is your thing, then look no further than TrollActiv. With its dedication to water-sports, challenging adventure and high ropes courses, excitement will be guaranteed.

Switzerland, Swiss Chalets

Stay in the idyllic surroundings of a Swiss chalet, and have activities and excursions right on your doorstep. Ideal.

Iceland, Ulfljotsvatn Scout Centre

Combine exhilarating activities with striking and awe-inspiring scenery. In Ulfljotsvatn the landscape bubbles and steams with cascading waterfalls, rich turquoise lagoons and erupting geysers all of which await your group to explore.

Croatia, Pula

Visit the sunny coast of Croatia, where water-sports are the main attraction for any Scout. From snorkeling and windsurfing to Scuba diving and sea kayaking, Croatia has this combined with a warm climate and sunny skies.

Switzerland, Winter Activity Breaks

Our Switzerland Winter Activity Break offers a spectacular snowy landscape which lends itself to an exhilarating number of snow and ice based activities.

Canada, Toronto & Wildfire Outdoor Education Centre

Combine exploring the vibrant city of Toronto with the majestic Niagra Falls with the wilderness of the Wildfire Outdoor Education Centre where your Scouts will be able to put their survival skills to the test.

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