Edinburgh 1 Night
Engage your students in the majestic city of Edinburgh
Home to many fascinating visits, Edinburgh is a popular destination for both primary and secondary schools, with lots of history and culture to be explored. Why not make Edinburgh the location of your next UK based school residential which will leave pupils feeling excited and inspired?
Discover and Explore the Beautiful City of Edinburgh
The beautiful capital city of Scotland is certainly a vibrant place to visit. Steeped in history, Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns were listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.
On this overnight trip, students will get an introduction into the life and history of the city. One of the most popular attractions is the Castle, parts of which date back to the 12th century.
Located in the heart of the capital is the Royal Mile, leading from Edinburgh Castle down to the Palace of Holyrood house, where students will get a real taste of the past. Edinburgh has many wonderful museums including the Scottish National Museum, which takes pupils on a journey of discovery through the history of Scotland and the captivating Edinburgh zoo, home to the pandas. There really is a superb menu of things to do on your next school trip to this captivating city.
“The whole trip organisation is made very easy and it went like clockwork!”
Discover the Scotland’s inspiring Capital
- DAY *1*
Your private coach will transport you from school to Edinburgh.
Your first stop will be the famous castle which stands in the plug of an extinct volcano. From here you will take a stroll down the historic Royal Mile before arriving at Holyrood Park. Holyrood Park’s dramatic hills and crags shape Edinburgh’s unforgettable skyline, and its history and archaeology span thousands of years.
Your coach will pick you up and take you to your accommodation for your overnight stay.
- DAY *2*
Check out after breakfast and head for Edinburgh Zoo, which is 82 acres and has over 1,000 animals from around the world. One of the greatest highlights is the chance to see the Giant Pandas, a much loved endangered species!
Depart Edinburgh for your journey back home.