Increase engagement and add value to your courses with Don’t be a tourist’s fully-led cultural excursions.

Since 2006, over 40 universities, Students’ Unions, colleges & language schools have been including our trips in their programmes to add incredible value to their international offering.

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What’s Don’t be a tourist?

Don’t be a tourist makes it easy for you to add value to courses, conferences and social programmes and engage your incoming international students & visitors by providing safe, fully-led, trips, tours and excursions. Don’t be a tourist frees up your time, reduces spending and helps show your commitment to enhancing the student experience. See how we help.

Highly recommended

Primarily through word-of-mouth alone, Don’t be a tourist has become the UK’s #1 tour & trip provider for incoming students and international visitors. For the last 9 years, universities, Students’ Unions, colleges and language schools have been switching to Don’t be a tourist because we’re famously easy to work with, reliable, and ultimately, we help you attract more students. See how others are working with Don’t be a tourist.

A track record you can trust

We’ve been in business for 9 years (read a short story about how DBAT was born), so you can depend on us to be here when you need us. Feedback is always extremely positive resulting in improved International Student Barometer results, points of excellence awarded in British Council inspections and successful student recruitment. Our job is to help you do your job better.

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