CERN, Switzerland

Science and Geography Tour in Rest of World

CERN is home to the world’s largest and most complex scientific instruments, including the Large Hadron Collider. Some areas of research that are currently happening at CERN are directly linked to multiple curriculum’s, from key stage 4 upwards. Students will learn about the origin of the universe, the life cycle of stars, ionising radiation, impact forces and collisions, black holes and much, much more.

At this destination

  • Science & geography based visits
  • Sightseeing
  • Hotel/hostel accommodation
  • Cross curricular programmes
  • Cultural activities

Must see sights

  • Geneva (city tour)
  • Lake Geneva cruise
  • The Alps
  • Mont Blanc

Travel advice

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Sample itinerary

Day – Travel to Geneva. Check in to requested accommodation

Day – Visit CERN, the Large Hadron Collider & exhibitions. Meet the staff.

Day 3 – Visit ICT discovery centre, evening flight home.