World Leisure educational study tours, offer a first hand site visit learning experiences for professionals, scholars, public/private sector professionals and anybody related to the field of leisure studies. Always connecting with local professionals and learning from real projects, activities and case studies.

General benefits of joining a Study Tour:

For you:

  • Receive first-hand knowledge and get inspired
  • Expand your network with like-minded people and experts
  • Gain access to exclusive infrastructures

For your organization:

  • Professionalize your staff
  • Develop collaborations and find new partners
  • Raise your organization’s profile


Are you interested or would you like to organize a Study Tour in your community, feel free to send us an email with your ideas and comments to:


2019 Marrakesh, Morocco
Jun 10 2019 – Jun 14 2019

In collaboration and Study Tour leaded by the European network on cultural management and policy (ENCATC), it was  a once in a lifetime experience into the heart of leading arts and cultural institutions in Casablanca and Marrakesh in Morocco. By taking part in lively exchange of ideas, projects and best practice, participants had the unique opportunity to increase their knowledge of cultural policy system and cultural trends in North Africa, to discuss together possible synergic projects between Morocco and Europe and to network with international colleagues.

2018 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Aug 28 2018 – Sep 1 2018

With a 3 day programme prior to the 15th. World Leisure Congress, and connected with the main topic of the WL Congress “Leisure Beyond Barriers” and related to tourism culture, sports and recreation the 2018 World Leisure Study Tour took place in the city of Sao Paulo and its surroundings.

2017 Abu Dhabi, Dubai

In collaboration and Study Tour leaded by the European network on cultural management and policy (ENCATC), it was an intense interactive four-day programme including lectures, study visits, cultural tours, and lively discussions led by experts in the field to create a once in a lifetime experience to learn about arts and culture in the Gulf countries.