The value of travelling as a part of education is great. Books give the students the theoretical knowledge. Traveling gives students a practical knowledge. Such knowledge is more valuable and permanent. Personal and practical experiences are never forgotten. The value of tours during school and college days is of much practical importance. They strengthen learning and make education easy and entertaining. Travel promotes feelings of tolerance and brotherhood. It grows and promoted feelings of nationalism. Travel is good means to know one’s country, people, culture and history. It brings people closer. Travel changes our attitude favorable and makes us enlightened intellectually. For most of the people who have a hectic work can take a break from their regular scheduled life and can experience a change. Traveling is a stress releasing factor. After gaining a good travelling experience one can feel new and enthusiastic and can concentrate in their work much better than before.
Group traveling is becoming popular these days. There are several benefits in group travels which many of us may not have noticed. The groups can be smaller or bigger and both have their own advantages. A group can be formed with extended family members, friends, colleagues or a group chosen by the organization who is arranging the travel. Travelling alone may become dull or boring after the initial enthusiasm. But in a group, having travel companions even if they do not know them personally will also be a new experience. Exploring a new place in a group is really fun and one can share their joy and views with others instantly. Cost of travel comes down dramatically because sharing the expenses. Group travel provides the opportunity to see maximum number of places with minimum times, because the group travel will be functioned as per the scheduled time.