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Scotland is a part of the UK which is not only massively geographically diverse, but also has a wealth of history that is just waiting to be explored.  Regardless of what area of the curriculum you’re looking to study, Scotland has a wide variety of spectacular school trip ideas for you to choose from when planning a school trip or educational visit for your school pupils weather they are in primary or secondary studies.

It goes without saying that for classes studying geography or geology, Scotland will be their dream School Trip Destination. The vast landscapes and stunning sceneries ensure that this region of the UK is a geographer’s idea of heaven. One of Scotland’s main selling points is that there is so much for you to choose from! Whether you want to explore the Scottish highland’s or the Central Lowlands, Scotland has everything you could wish for. Geographical students will certainly not be left disappointed.

Scotland offers contrasting locations with fascinating flora and fauna perfect for an environmental field trip or even experience the natural wildlife that the highland, lochs and lowlands offer in abundance or why not try Edinburgh or Glasgow buzzing vibrant cities offering a multitude of day trips and historical architecture.

Various outdoor adventure centers are located up and down Scotland that utilize their natural surroundings for the benefit of students looking to take on a physical challenge or. There are high ropes courses for classes looking to take to the trees, as well as outdoor pursuits that will test your pupils’ abilities to work as a team and co-operative effectively.

On the whole, Scotland is most definitely worth visiting. Students and pupils will be able to experience the fabulous country that is Scotland, while also being educated in a stimulating way.  

School Trip Transport Scotland

People 2 Places Nationwide Coach & Minibus Hire

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People 2 Places provides customers with the best school trip transportation at the most impressive prices. All of your school trip demands will be met with an excellently high standard of customer service and nation wide coverage in the UK and Europe.

Bouden Coach Travel

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Bouden Coach Travel provides school trip transportation for any groups of any size, whether you have 10 students or 10,000! The wide variation of coaches and minibuses on offer means there's something suited to all requirements.

The Coach People - Leading Coach Hire

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The Coach People are one of the UK's leading coach & minibus hire companies. We provide a wide range of coach & minibus hire solutions to schools, colleges, universities and groups throughout the UK.

Coach Hire 4 U Nationwide Transportation

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Coach Hire 4 U provide comfortable transportation with friendly and experienced staff for any school trip destination. The professionalism and quality of service that they provide will only improve your school trip experience.

Goldline Executive Travel

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Goldline Executive Travel provides luxurious and affordable school trip transportation. The experienced drivers and top-of-the-range facilities will ensure that you have a safe and comfortable journey.

School Trip Ideas Scotland

Edinburgh International Climbing Arena Scotland

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Edinburgh International Climbing Arena is Europe’s largest indoor Clip n Climb arena. This action attraction is ideal for school trips and we can tailor each visit specifically to the needs of pupils of all ages.

Immersive Experiences Mobile Planetarium School Workshops Nationwide

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Immersive Experiences is the UK's multi-award-winning immersive learning/entertainment outreach provider, reaching a record breaking 200,000 people a year.

Glasgow Science Centre

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Extensive education programme, aligned with the Curriculum for Excellence, that offers presenter-led learning activities for a range of STEM topics & education levels. Visits include access to over 350 exhibits & a huge choice of interactive experiences.

Laser Station Fountain Park Edinburgh

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Laser Station provides an excellent environment for children to exercise and have fun at the same time!

Rollerstop Roller Disco Kinning Park Glasgow

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Rollerstop Roller Disco provides physically adventurous school trips, where students of all skating abilities can improve their balance, co-ordination, muscle strength and endurance while also having lots of fun.

Science & Dinosaur Digital Mobile Dome Nationwide

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Science Dome offers a variety of shows for all age groups, including the Moon landings, a trip through the Solar System, Rocks and Soils, and Dinosaurs.

Viking Anglo Saxon Workshops for Schools UK

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With more years’ experience between us than we can count, specialising in bringing Viking & Anglo Saxon costumed historical interpreters into schools, museums & community groups to run activities around the Viking & Anglo Saxon conquests of Britain. 

Climbzone Adventure Activity Centre Glasgow

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Climbzone Adventure Activity Centre provides a unique school trip experience, where students can embark on physically challenging indoor adventures. With a wide variety of activities to choose from, there's something here for students of all abilities!

The Real Mary King’s Close Edinburgh

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At The Real Mary King’s Close, students and pupils will be taken back in time to discover the hidden streets and houses of Edinburgh. Costumed characters and real life stories ensure that this historical school trip is intriguing and full of history.

Historic Environment Scotland

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School visits to Historic Environment Scotland sites are a great way to deliver the curriculum, by encouraging discovery and exploration outside the classroom.

Landmark Forest Adventure Park Scotland

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Landmark Adventure Forest Park is more than just a theme park. Situated near Inverness, Scotland. The park fulfils its promise to be an educational and fun day out for school trips.

The School Journey Association School Trips Nationwide

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Inspiring and exciting educational trips designed to bring subjects to life, extend students’ learning and develop their appreciation of local and international cultures outside the classroom. There is simply nothing like an SJA Trip! 

My Adventure Outdoor Adventure Activities Edinburgh

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My Adventure provides ultimate outdoor adventures through a range of activities in Edinburgh and across Scotland. Our experienced staff provide a unique school trip experience, with exciting expeditions and our vocational outdoors-based programmes.

Absolute Travel School Tour Operator

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Absolute Travel and Tours is one of the leading specialist school and group tour operators in the United Kingdom organising sports tours, adventure holidays, ski trips, music and educational tours for school, college and club groups for all ages.

Cineworld - Venues in Scotland

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Cineworld can be an ideal end of term reward, with a private film screening; you can watch the big Hollywood blockbusters, or even choose a film which fits in with what the kids are currently studying.

Volcano Falls Adventure Golf Fountain Park Edinburgh

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Volcano Falls is a fun way for people of all ages to improve their golf skills while enjoying themselves in an indoor tropical environment. Whether students use the mini golf course or the amusement centre, there is something for everyone.

Avertical World Indoor Climbing Centre Dundee

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Here at the Avertical World Indoor Climbing Centre, students can participate in Tayside’s only dedicated indoor climbing centre. Not only will they have the chance to try out this thrilling activity, they will also be taught by passionate professionals.

Vertical Descents Adventure Guiding Company Scotland

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Vertical Descents offers outdoor school trips with a variety of school programmes and activity packages, in which students have the opportunity to appreciate their natural environment and take part in adventurous outdoor activities.

New Lanark World Heritage Site Visitor Centre Scotland

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A wide range of interactive opportunities bringing learning to life in a special setting. Enjoy a choice of activities designed to support the Curriculum for Excellence and provide a valuable and interesting, cross-curricular learning.

Adaptable Travel UK and Worldwide Tour Operator

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Adaptable Travel is the UKs most innovative school trips operator offering unique, safe and low-cost school trips and educational tours to destinations across the UK, Europe and worldwide.

Gravity Trampoline Parks Glasgow

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Gravity Trampoline Parks Glasgow provides the modern facilities that are required for school trip trampolining. Qualified staff are also on-hand to help any students who wish to improve or develop their trampolining abilities.

Gravity Trampoline Parks Edinburgh

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Gravity Trampoline Parks Edinburgh is great for both primary and secondary school trip trampolining. The excellent facilities can be enjoyed by all ages, ensuring that every student enjoys themselves.

The Dungeon School Trip Edinburgh

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The Edinburgh Dungeon is a uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you back to the city's most perilous past. See, hear and (ahem) smell the chillingly amusing characters as they are brought to life before you.

Go Ape Outdoor Adventure Activities High Ropes Scotland

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Go Ape offers adventurous school trips, where all students are catered for. Whether they're looking for zip wires, off-road Segways or wish to take part in ground based gorilla games, there's something for everyone.

School Trip Accommodation Ideas Scotland

Highland Backpackers Hostel Inverness Scotland

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The Highland Backpackers Inverness Hostel is the best place to stay while visiting the world famous Highlands Of Scotland!

Boreland Loch Tay Bunkhouse Perthshire

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Boreland Loch Tay Bunkhouse provides spectacular school trip accommodation, with an excellent base for outdoor activities and breath-taking views of your very own private beach - Loch Tay.

Cowgate Tourist Hostel Edinburgh Scotland

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The Hostel accommodation in Edinburgh offers a range of rooms from 4/6/8 bedroom dorms. (168 beds) We can cater for any group sizes, plus provide facilities such as toilets, shower rooms, kitchens, Laundry Service, Lunch bag service and social areas.

Light House Hostel Edinburgh

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A unique place to stay, our bright young team welcome your school, college or group to our beautiful Georgian townhouse bursting with character and charm. We have created a fusion of contemporary living space with good old fashioned family hospitality.

Dundee Backpacker's Hostel Scotland

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Dundee Backpackers Hostel is a great accommodation for school trips. We have a selection of rooms to ensure we have the ideal accommodation for high school, college and university students.

Absolute Travel School Tour Operator

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Absolute Travel and Tours is one of the leading specialist school and group tour operators in the United Kingdom organising sports tours, adventure holidays, ski trips, music and educational tours for school, college and club groups for all ages.

St. Andrews Tourist Hostel Scotland

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The family run hostel has a cosy atmosphere and friendly staff who will advise you on booking and travel arrangements, our prices are very affordable, making us the place to go for cheap accommodation in St. Andrews.

Pollock Halls Campus Accommodation Edinburgh

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Pollock Halls offers comfortable yet affordable school trip accommodation, where the top priority is ensuring an excellent stay for all. Students will have the chance to enjoy the various facilities that we provide in a safe and welcoming environment.

The Craigmore Centre Scotland

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The Craigmore Centre is an activity centre that is 18 miles west of Stirling and 25 miles north of Glasgow, so extremely handy and very central. With 20+ years of hosting and catering for groups, we are passionate about delivering a high level of service.

Go Ape Outdoor Adventure Activities High Ropes Scotland

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Go Ape offers adventurous school trips, where all students are catered for. Whether they're looking for zip wires, off-road Segways or wish to take part in ground based gorilla games, there's something for everyone.

Carronvale House Scotland

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Carronvale House is situated within the central belt of Scotland, making it the perfect location for a residential school trip. Students will have the opportunity to explore historic buildings, museums and various places of educational interest.

The School Journey Association School Trips Nationwide

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Inspiring and exciting educational trips designed to bring subjects to life, extend students’ learning and develop their appreciation of local and international cultures outside the classroom. There is simply nothing like an SJA Trip! 

Adaptable Travel UK and Worldwide Tour Operator

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Adaptable Travel is the UKs most innovative school trips operator offering unique, safe and low-cost school trips and educational tours to destinations across the UK, Europe and worldwide.

New Lanark World Heritage Site Scotland

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Quality, affordable accommodation for groups of all sizes. Providing more than just a bed, it offers a unique experience in the heart of a world heritage site. Overseen by friendly staff who are fully knowledgeable on the local area.
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