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Tailor-made School Trips to Edinburgh

Reasons to Visit
Places to Stay
  • Overview

    Edinburgh is Scotland’s beautiful capital, and award winning cultural destination. There is plenty to see and do in the city thanks to its rich combination of venues and activities which offer tradition and history as well as amenities which are contemporary and lively.

    Choosing school trips to Edinburgh really does offer inspiration, fun and of course education. Enabling school children of all ages to see, hear and experience some of the most important historic artifacts, will mean a brilliant excursion and the most memorable educational lesson.

  • Reasons to Visit
    1. National Galleries of Scotland

      The three magnificent galleries in Edinburgh are located on three sites, each home to special exhibitions and different parts of the national collection of fine art. The collection is free to the public, open daily and amongst the best in the world. What's awaiting you? Masterpieces from the early Renaissance to the present day by some of the most important artists in history, as well as portraits of great Scots. You will also find special exhibitions, inspiring activities and events, and bustling cafés and shops.

    2. Edinburgh Castle

      Perched on an extinct volcano, this instantly recognisable fortress is a powerful national symbol and part of Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site. Its story is Scotland's story. Experienced guides with a great knowledge and understanding of the castle look forward to sharing their stories with you.

    3. Holyroodhouse

      The Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence in Scotland of Her Majesty The Queen, stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat. This fine baroque palace is closely associated with Scotland's rich history. The Palace is perhaps best known as the home of Mary, Queen of Scots, and as the setting for many of the dramatic episodes in her turbulent reign.

    4. Dynamic Earth

      Witness the Big Bang, feel an earthquake and even get caught in a tropical rainstorm as the unique story of our planet's past, present and future is told. The interactive tour includes voting pads and smartboard technology and pupils will handle specimens in the the workshop.

  • Places to stay
    • YHA Edinburgh Central

      Edinburgh Central hostel is located in the city centre in the heart of Scotland’s capital. The famous Princes Street and Old Town are a stones throw away. 2-6 bedded rooms with private facilities, restaurant, 24 hour reception

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