School Trip to the Lake District
A school trip to the Lake District and Cumbria is England’s natural playground for outward bound adventures and boasts the largest number of outward-bound centres in the whole of the UK where you can immerse your students in a week of buildings their confidence in a series of exciting challenges and learning to work as a team with their fellow classmates.
Here you will discover some of the finest and most breath-taking scenery in England. The Lake District also has a wealth of fantastic places to visit from water cruises on Lake Windermere or Ullswater, A visit to Beatrix Potter’s home Hilltop, or to visit one of the many fine houses or museums there is something for all parts of the curriculum.
There certainly is a variety of things to do and discover from the great outdoors you can challenge your students with outward bound courses, orienteering and water sports.
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Start your trip at beautiful Windermere with a boat trip using Windermere Lake Cruises. Follow this up with a visit to Lakeland Motor Museum to explore the collection of 30,000 exhibits including 140 classic cars, motorbikes and bicycles. Travel onto your activity centre accommodation to settle in and have an evening meal.
After breakfast, enjoy raft building and canoeing on the river that runs through the grounds followed by lunch and an afternoon of bushcraft and basic survival exploring the woods, building shelters and foraging for wild foods. Head back to the accommodation for evening meal following by free time.
A hearty breakfast will prepare you for a day of adventurous activities with abseiling, rock climbing, ghyll scrambling, high ropes, low ropes and obstacle courses on offer to run alongside curriculum content or environmental education.
In the morning check out of the accommodation and complete you visit to the Lake District with a ride on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway including education package which could be based around maths, history, science and engineering or geography. Continue your journey back to school after lunch.
Relieve the Stress
Here at School Trips UK our dedicated school trip team have over 20 years’ experience in the travel industry and we pride ourselves in delivering bespoke tips that make learning fun and engaging.
At the start of your enquiry we will research the best accommodation for your chosen destination as well as transport providers if required, and one agent will keep in touch with you throughout the process to ensure you are happy and kept in the loop right to the end of your visit.
All trips can be arranged around a particular subject or subjects and we can include workshops, talks, company visits and other relevant activities accordingly. Everything for your trip would be individually sourced, from local restaurants for your meals to evening activities such as ghost walks or ten pin bowling.
Before you depart on your trip you’ll be provided with detailed itineraries, all booking information, travle maps if required and 24 hour emergency contact details.
- Quality Accommodation
- Entry to attractions
- Evening meals
- Packed lunches
- FREE teacher places
- Information packs
- Personal guides available
- Risk assessments
- 24 hour support