Inspire young artists' creativity by taking an educational photography trip to a photo-perfect destination!

Take your education beyond the classroom and out into our amazing world through our Photography Travel Programs!

Sharpen students' photography skills in a real-life, interactive, environment.  Travel to Hawaii to capture the majesty of the Islands (endless beaches and lush mountains), witness the grandeur of Yosemite, the charm of Santa Barbara, the beauty of San Francisco, the lights of Seattle and much more.

These destinations and travel options are within reach as well as choosing your own destination.  We can customize  anything to your preference so you can experience the unique opportunities to learn through our Photography Travel Programs!

Participants in Photography Course

If you are interested in our Photography Travel Programs, please contact us or submit an interest form.

You can also contact us at (800) 234-4723 x51116 or email us at info@usastudenttravel.com

What We Do

Full Travel & Tour Planning

  • Customized Travel & Tour Itinerary
  • Ground Transportation (charter bus or shuttle)
  • Group Air Transportation
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Local Tours and Activities
  • Restaurant and on the go meals

Exceptional Guest Service

  • Guest Services Center 8:30am – 5pm PST, M-F
  • Portal Access for Event Organizer

Traveler Protection

  • $1m Consumer Protection Bond
  • $50m Travel Insurance Policy

Where We Go

Choose from one of our exciting destinations below to view a sample itinerary.  Looking for somewhere specific?  We can help arrange a custom trip anywhere, anytime!

Hawaii
6 days, 5 nights on Kona Hawaii

Day 1:

  • Flight to Kona Hawaii
  • Bus pickup and drop off at hotel
  • Dinner

Day 2:

  • Breakfast
  • Travel to Punalu’u Black Sand Beach
  • Lunch
  • Spend a day touring local waterfalls and local shop(s)
  • Dinner

Day 3:

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to Volcanoes National Park
  • Tour the Kilauea Visitor’s Center. Photograph the Steam Bluffs, and the Kilauea Iki lookout
  • Lunch
  • Grab-and-Go dinner
  • Travel to amazing Hawaiian Island star gazing

Day 4:

  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Free day! Enjoy and have fun!
  • Snorkel Swim around beach
  • Walk around Pier (Lunch provided)
  • Dinner in town

Day 5:

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to the Royal Kona Coffee Shop & Store
  • Pu’uhonua O Hōnaunau National Historical Park.
  • Pickup lunch for beach picnic
  • Travel to and experience an authentic Hawaiian Lu'au

Day 6:

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Hotel check out
  • Depart for KOA Airport
  • Flight back home
Sunset from Kailua-Kona, HI

Yosemite
3 days, 2 nights in Yosemite, California

Day 1:

  • Travel to Yosemite
  • Check Into Hotel
  • Hike the Yosemite Valley
  • Lunch in the village
  • Explore and photograph the flora & fauna
  • Dinner
  • Star gazing


Day 2:

  • Breakfast
  • Tour and photograph the enchanting Glacier Point with lunch provided
  • Dinner in the village
  • Fireside Story Telling

Day 3:

  • Breakfast
  • Guided Camera Walk
  • Lunch
  • Photography Lesson
  • Depart for home
The Incredible Yosemite Valley
Yosemite's Half Dome

San Francisco & Muir Woods
3 days, 2 nights in San Francisco, California

Day 1:

  • Travel to San Francisco
  • Visit Golden Gate Park (lunch provided).
    Explore and capture the beauty of the Park:

    • Japanese Tea Garden
      Strawberry Hill
      Shakespeare Garden
      Conservatory of flowers
  • Check into hotel
  • Dinner

Day 2:

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel over the Golden Gate Bridge - From the vista overlook, photograph the Bay
  • Spend the day at Muir Woods- Photograph this ancient forest (lunch provided)
  • Dinner and shopping on Pier 39

Day 3:

  • Breakfast
  • Tour San Francisco. Photograph the breathtaking "City by the Bay"
  • Lunch at the famous Fisherman's Wharf
  • Visit the San Francisco Aquarium
  • Depart for home
San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge California

Seattle
4 days, 3 nights in Seattle, Washington

Day 1:

  • Travel to Seattle WA
  • Lunch provided on arrival
  • Tour Downtown & the ride Seattle's Great Wheel
  • Dinner provided

Day 2: 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Tour and ride to the top of the Space
    Needle.  Photograph the City and Mt. St. Helen's from 600 feet up.
  • Lunch provided
  • Tour the Chihuly Garden and Glass
  • Dinner

Day 3: 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Enjoy Seattle's unique Pike's Place Market.  Photograph this Seattle landmark.
  • Lunch provided
  • Explore the Seattle Aquarium. Photograph the diverse marine life.
  • Dinner provided
  • Enjoy a show at the Laser Dome Pacific Science Center.

Day 4: 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit the Seattle Arboretum.  Photograph the abundant flora of the Northwest.
  • Lunch provided
  • Depart for home
Seattle Space Needle Observation Tower