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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

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.

City Minibus & Coach Hire

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City Minibus & Coach Hire provides a wide variety vehicles, ranging from standard models to high end executive coaches. This ensures that all School Trips can be catered for, no matter what your requirements may be.

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.

School Trip Ideas Scotland

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.

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.

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.

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!

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!

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.

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. 

My Adventure Outdoor 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Paradise Island Adventure Golf Glasgow

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Here at Paradise Island Adventure Golf, students will be encouraged to work co-operatively and competitively in order to complete the numerous golfing activities we have on offer.

Paradise Island Adventure Golf Livingston

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Paradise Island Adventure Golf delivers fun School Trip experiences where classes will have to work as a team in order to navigate their way through this golfing paradise, while also completing all the challenges they face along the way.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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! 

School Trip Accommodation Ideas Scotland

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Cowgate Hostel Edinburgh

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The Cowgate Hostel provides student accommodation situated right in the heart of the city of Edinburgh. The historic and central location means that your students will have the entire city on their doorstep!

The Old School House Innerwick Scotland

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The Old School House delivers affordable and relaxed self-catered student accommodation, where classes will have the chance to explore the great outdoors and take part in numerous fun activities.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

School Trip Workshops Scotland

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.

Nugent Education Arts Workshops for Schools UK

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Nugent Education brings the school trip experience to you, providing unique and artistic workshops for students of all ages and abilities! Whatever area of the curriculum you're looking to explore, our bespoke workshops ensure that all your needs are met.

Architecture Workshops for Schools

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Architecture Workshops has been established as an Unincorporated Association for the purposes of educating all ages about Architecture, Design and the Built Environment.

Sublime Science Workshop All Regions

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The Sublime Science School Workshop is Dragons Den Approved, Queen's Award Winning and Slimetastically Guaranteed to be Awesome. Don't Miss Out - Check Now

A Day with the Circus Workshops Nationwide

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Circus Sensible provide Circus skills workshops, circus based entertainment and other workshops (Drum and dance in particular) to primary schools all over the UK.

PizzaExpress Scotland

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Bring your school trip or educational group to PizzaExpress, providing excellent high-quality pizza, perfect for hungry pupils or students, Plus providing excellent educational, fun & learning in their workshops where you make your own pizza to eat.

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.

Fizz Pop Science Workshops Shows and Parties

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Fizz Pop Science offers scientific workshops, where themes of physics, biology and chemistry can be explored from the comfort of your own classroom.

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.

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. 

WiseUp Team Building Nationwide School Workshops

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WiseUp Team Building provides enjoyable yet educational workshops, in which students will enjoy a whole day of fun challenges and tasks. After taking part, students will display an improvement in their communication skills and ability to co-operate.

School Trip Tours Scotland

TOUROPE UK International Tourism and Education Tour Operator London

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TOUROPE UK provides educational tours, in which students can fully immerse themselves into English culture and experience everything, whether it be using public transportation or discovering the wealth of history England has to offer.

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.

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.

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.

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.

PizzaExpress Scotland

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Bring your school trip or educational group to PizzaExpress, providing excellent high-quality pizza, perfect for hungry pupils or students, Plus providing excellent educational, fun & learning in their workshops where you make your own pizza to eat.

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! 
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