Education system is not just about educating students & inserting bookish knowledge, but nowadays practical knowledge is more important. Educational tours are an interesting part which acts as fun & knowledge for students. That's why activities like educational visits & excursions takes place. Many institutions organizes educational tours to different companies, places, laboratories, etc where students visits & grabs how an industry works in actual. You get to see real world, new people, and your knowledge content increases. Many tours & travel agencies have come up with many special tour packages for educational institutions.
Here are few reasons why excursions & educational visits are necessary.
1. New atmosphere: You will leave the "old, common, everyday, same, boring place" for some time. You'll enter & breathe in a new atmosphere for some time. It's a different feeling in its own.
2. Fun Time to spend: Educational trips are generally fun. You get to sit & enjoy with your classmates other than just sitting in the classroom & studying with fellows. You understand each other in a better way.
3. Incredible scenery: You never know, you are going to visit the perfect place for excursion which is incredible & incomparable when it comes to beauty. So you are indirectly having a picnic as well.
4. Practical learning: You come out from the bookish knowledge, your mindset & thinking horizon broadens up. Because you can actually learn exactly how these big firms run.
5. Building up professional relations: When you enter into an industry, you'll find big people running businesses. They will teach you their approach to success. You ask your queries from them; they share their experiences with students. You create new relationships which helps you in doing internships from big companies.
6. Observation improves: when you are in an educational tour, you observe many things. Your observation power improves.
7. Memorable experience: Educational tours are never boring; they teach you something out of that. You keep such experiences for future & feel great about it.
You always don't get such opportunity where you are learning a lot from the experience & at the same time having fun with friends. At the end of the trip you'll have lovely memories with you which you can keep forever & will definitely help you in the future.