Traidhos Visiting Schools Program

Chiang Mai - Thailand

Trip Reports.

Annually we welcome around 3,000 students and staff from over fifty schools worldwide.


Selected 2016 Trips

Somerset College Updated about 6 months ago

18 – 26 September 2016

After a two-year wait, VSP welcomed back Somerset College from Australia. The trip, beginning in Chiang Mai on 18 September and ending in Bangkok, eight days later, runs every other year. While in Chiang Mai they had the chance to immerse...

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UWCSEA East Visit @ School for Life Updated about 1 year ago

This November VSP welcomed back the return of UWCSEA East from Singapore to host their Discovery Week, which involved five days of exploration to further their understanding of certain issues through using the Compass of Sustainability.

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Bromsgrove International School, Bangkok Updated about 1 year ago

10 – 14 October, 2016

On 10 October we welcomed Bromsgrove International School from Bangkok. The group spent one of their five days with us learning about fire-building techniques.

First up was fire lighting – the students learned how to light a...

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Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College Updated about 1 year ago

24 September - 1 October 2016

On 24 September 2016 VSP was pleased to welcome back Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College from Australia for their fourth year here at Traidhos. This year we had 34 Grade 8 and 9 students join us along...

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Ivanhoe Grammar School, Australia Updated about 1 year ago

8 - 17 September 2016

On 8 September 2016 Traidhos welcomed students from Ivanhoe Grammar, Australia for a nine-day, epic adventure, including time on the Barge.

The trip focused on different aspects: culture and adventure in Chiang Mai; ecology and...

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Firbank Grammar School Updated about 1 year ago

23 July – 11 August 2016

On 23 July 2016, VSP welcomed back the Year 9 students of Firbank Grammar School from Melbourne, Australia. Firbank has been one of VSP’s regular guests and this time ninety-nine girls and eight staff arrived in Thailand...

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Travel For Teens Elephant Trip Report Updated about 1 year ago

28 June – 2 July, 2016

In what was a short but entertaining trip, VSP hosted Travel for Teens from the USA, spending several days learning about the Asian elephants of Thailand. Small as the group was, the energy level of the all-female student crew was...

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International School of Samui Updated about 1 year ago

6 – 10 June

International School of Samui joined us for just three days and four nights on their adventure trip to Chiang Mai but we still managed to fit in Team Building, Trekking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Zipline, Jungle Cooking and Rock Climbing – not...

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Concordian International School, Bangkok Updated about 1 year ago

9-13 May, 2016

As part of Concordian’s five days in Chiang Mai they had the excellent idea of inviting the residents of nearby Huay Nam Rin Children’s Home to Traidhos for an afternoon of fun games and crafts. Their staff prepared six stations, including races, water...

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Yew Chung International School, Shanghai Updated about 1 year ago

Saturday 23 April - Saturday 7 May

“Two memorable weeks of standout characters, laughs and life lessons,” is probably the easiest way to sum up Yew Chung Shanghai’s visit to Chiang Mai. From the physical to the mental, these young adults were put...

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18 – 22 April 2016

Beijing World Youth Academy International School has been coming to VSP since last year and, as we do with all of our returning schools, we considered ways to develop the program this time to make sure it keeps getting better. One thing that...

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Fazlani L’Academie Globale, India Updated about 1 year ago

21 – 26 March

Many schools that join us here at Traidhos come for a cultural experience, community service, adventurous activities, or a combination of all three. As Fazlani L’Academie Globale (FLAG) found out, this is not all we can offer.

The students from...

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Appleby College Trips Report Updated about 1 year ago

12 – 24 March 2016

In March 2016, the Visiting Schools Program and the Barge Program welcomed thirteen students and two teachers from Appleby College for their cultural trip to Thailand. This year Appleby centered their attention toward  Global Education Values for...

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New High Ropes Course! Updated about 1 year ago

Canadian International School, Singapore

13-18 March, 2016

Recently our staff went to check out a new high ropes centre that has opened in Chiang Mai and we left very eager to take our first group there. Step forward CIS! One of...

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Seoul International School Updated about 1 year ago

7-12 February

If I had to sum up Seoul International School’s trip in one word there is no doubt in my mind which word I would choose: relationships

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International School Bangkok Updated about 1 year ago

2-4 February 2016

ISB brought 141 students to Chiang Mai for three days in February, which is, amazingly, a reduction from last year’s number. They arrived at the train station nice and early, giving them time to freshen up after an overnight journey from Bangkok...

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Wells International School, Bangkok Updated about 1 year ago

27-29 January 2016

Wells International School were treated to an array of on-site activities during their three-day stay at Traidhos. Bringing sixty-four students and staff, the only time they ventured off campus was to go for a beautiful trek to a hidden waterfall a...

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Khartoum International Community School Updated about 1 year ago

7 - 16 January 2016

On 7 January ,  VSP staff were very pleased to welcome back Khartoum International Community School to Traidhos. This year we had thirty-two Grade 12 students join us along with four teachers ready to embark on a week of service, adventure and...

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IS Yangon go climbing! Updated about 1 year ago

This week we were visited by IS Yangon for five days of adventure and team building activities. An exciting addition to their program was that they were the first ever school to experience our brand new VSP climbing wall! Finished at the end of 2015, our climbing wall features three levels of...

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2016 Visitors


January 16
Khartoum International Community School, Sudan
International School Yangon, Myanmar
Wells International School, Bangkok
Multiple Intelligence International School, Philippines
St Andrews International School (Sukhumvit 71), Bangkok
St Andrews International School (Sukhumvit 107), Bangkok

February 16
International School Bangkok
Seoul International School, Korea
MLC School, Australia
ISS International School Singapore
Yangon International School, Myanmar
The American British Academy, Oman
Prem Tinsulanonda International School, Chiang Mai

March 16
Appleby College, Canada
Australian International School, Hong Kong
Yew Chung International School, Hong Kong
Canadian International School, Singapore
The International School of Macao
Fazlani L'Academie Globale, India

April 16
MCI International Cricket Camp
Geelong College, Australia
Beijing World Youth Academy

May 16
Yew Chung International School, Shanghai
Concordian International School, Bangkok

June 16
International School of Samui, Thailand
Garden International School, Malaysia
Yew Chung International School, Hong Kong
Compass Youth Camp 2016

July 16
Travel For Teens, USA - Elephants
Travel For Teens, USA - Service

August 16
Firbank Girls' Grammar School, Australia

September 16
Ivanhoe Grammar School, Australia
Monte Sant-Angelo Mercy College, Australia
Somerset College, Australia

October 16
American International School, Hong Kong
Hong Kong IS
International School Dhaka, Bangladesh
Mentari IS Jakarta, Indonesia
Singapore School, Kelapa Gading, Indonesia
Bromsgrove International School, Bangkok
Utahloy International School, China
International Schools Theatre Association

November 16
Melbourne University, Australia
UWC Dover Campus, Singapore
UWC SEA East Campus, Singapore
Yew Chung IS of Shanghai Pudong Campus, China

December 16
National Institute of Education, Singapore
IB workshop
Billanook College, Australia
ACS Jakarta, Indonesia


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