Featured Destination: Boston, Massachusetts

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In Boston, Massachusetts, you’ll find exciting activities and educational programming for students of all interests and of all ages. “Beantown” is a city with rich history, amazing restaurants, and so much to do! Here are some of our favorite go-to destinations. Boston Duck Tours are one of Boston’s most popular tourist excursions. The tour begins on land, passing through some of Boston’s most iconic landmarks, including the State House, Bunker Hill, Boston Common, and more! Students will love exploring the…

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Featured Destination: New Orleans

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New Orleans, Louisiana, or the “Big Easy,” is a vibrant city known for its music and fusion cuisine. Sure, we’ve all heard of Mardi Gras, the lively carnival in late-winter with its street parties and eccentric costumes, but have you considered New Orleans for your next school trip? A trip to New Orleans would be an unforgettable Honors Society trip, or senior class trip. Are you a music teacher? There are countless venues where your ensemble or jazz band can…

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Book Now for Fall and Take the Summer to RELAX

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  Picture this – getting everything done for the next school year before the end of this school year… including getting your fall 2017 class trip planned ahead of time. This would mean you could truly take the entire summer to completely relax – wouldn’t that be amazing? With Suburban Tours, this fantasy can easily become a reality so you can have a stress-free summer. Our experienced tour planners will develop a program that meets your music or educational objectives…

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Wanna Know a Secret?

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Want to know the secret to a successful class trip? Partnership, planning and professionalism. But that’s just the beginning. PARTNERSHIP As student tour planners for over 40 years, we have a deep appreciation for the demands on your time: Days that begin early and end late. Students with differing abilities and interests. Classroom obligations and extracurricular activities. When you consider adding trip planning to that list, it may not seem as though there are enough hours in the day. That’s…

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go: Cleveland, Ohio

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We have the perfect spot for you to take your middle or high school students during the 2018 school year – Cleveland, Ohio! You might be thinking, “Really? Ohio?” but trust us – there is so much to do and see in Cleveland! Students will say visiting the legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame was one field trip that really rocked! On each of their five floors, there are rotating exhibits on all of the legends – from Tupac…

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The joy of student performances

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We celebrate your students’ performances and the joy they bring to others.  It has been our honor to assist performing groups for over 40 years.  Here is a sampling of the many ways in which our clients have incorporated musical opportunities into their student group tour . . . do you see your group in this list, past or future? A Jazz combo on a balcony above the French Quarter in New Orleans. String orchestra performers in a workshop with…

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New York City: Off the Beaten Path

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We have the perfect spot to take your students… New York City! Now, we know what you’re thinking… “Been there, done that!” You might think you and your students have seen all NYC has to offer, but we invite you to rediscover New York City with these destinations that are a little more “off the beaten path.” The Museum of the Moving Image is the country’s only museum that explores the history of the moving image in all its forms….

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What are you getting for your money?

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“What’s the price?”  “How much will it cost?” Often when we are asked for a proposal for a student tour, those are the first questions we’re asked.  Clearly, the cost of a trip can be a significant factor in whether or not the trip even takes place, and we know that it will be a consideration when you decide whether or not to select us as your tour operator. But the answer to that question is not always simple.   And…

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Your Students Will Love Discovering New York City!

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Still stumped trying to think of where to take your middle or high school students in 2017 or 2018? We’ve got you covered. There are so many ‘classic’ destinations in New York City that your students might not have experienced yet. Your students will treasure these memories for years to come! Of course, there’s always the Empire State Building. Your students will be awe-struck when they visit this world famous landmark and soak in the breathtaking view. While you’re there,…

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Can you answer these questions about your tour?

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Whether you’re considering traveling with your students for the first time or you’re an old pro and take your students away every year, we’re here for you!  Here’s a step by step guide to take you where you want to go.  Can you answer these questions about your next student tour? Why? You intuitively know all the benefits of travel for your student.  Articulating your objective aids in securing administrative approval, answering parental questions, and generating excitement among your students…

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