Scotland School Trips

School Trips @ Sweet Chariot

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With over 20 years’ experience in school group tours, Sweet Chariot organise a wide range of bespoke tours and trips to suit every need. Our tours are tailor-made to match your school’s exact requirements and curriculum, creating an educationally engaging experience.

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Why are Sweet Chariot great for School Trips and Educational Visits?

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A 6-day tour of the Scotland is perfect for schools and groups looking to learn more about the culture, history and geography of this incredible country. We have plenty of accommodation options including activity centres in the heart of the beautiful Trossachs National Park. Visit the ancient castles of Stirling and Urquhart, hunt for the legendary Loch Ness Monster and test your skills at traditional Gaelic sports in a Mini Highland Games Experience.

What activities are available during group visits?

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Day 1

Arrive into Edinburgh and transfer to your accommodation in the Trossachs National Park.
After lunch at Gartmore House, board you coach to Stirling Castle - site of great battles and known as the "Key to Scotland“.

Transfer back to your accommodation for dinner.

Day 2

Today you will take a trip to:

• Loch Lomond
• The Trossachs National Park
• Explore the land of Braveheart's William Wallace and Discovering "Scotland in Miniature" at
the Trossachs
• Driving through the beautiful landscape of Loch Lomond National Park and enjoy a nature
trail walk beside Loch Lomond.
• Discover Scottish history in Rob Roy country and viewing the Kelpies: the largest pair of
horse sculptures in the world

Day 3

After breakfast, enjoy your Mini Highland Games Experience at your accommodation, which can include:

• Haggis hurling
• Tug-o-war
• Toss the Caber
• Fling the Wellie
• Weight for distance
• Putting the shot
• Scot’s Hammer
• Sack races
• Bagpiping
• Highland Dancing

Day 4

Today you will take a trip to:

• Glencoe
• Loch Ness
• Ben Nevis
• Urquhart Castle
• See the melancholic beauty of Glencoe
• Hunt for the monster on the Loch Ness Cruise
• View the UK’s largest mountain – Ben Nevis
• Discover Urquhart Castle - One of Scotland's most iconic castles

Day 5

After breakfast, transfer to the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh.

Enjoy a 1/2 day City Tour with highlights including:
• The Grassmarket
• National Museum of Scotland
• Old Town Palace of Holyroodhouse
• Calton Hill
• Edinburgh Castle

Enjoy free time for shopping and exploring Edinburgh’s Old Town and then a final night dinner at the Hard Rock Café.

Day 6

Transfer to Edinburgh Airport for your return flight home.

What size groups do you cater for?

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Group Szes of 15 +

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