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Overnight trip to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is Scotland's picturesque capital and a very interesting city to explore!

You have the opportunity to spend the weekend exploring this beautiful, atmospheric place with it's castle presiding over the city and UNESCO world heritage sites : the old and new towns and the Forth bridge and the new Forth Road Bridge!  A coach tour has been planned for you as part of the trip to give you an overview of the famous city sights! If you have energy to spare, why not have a go at climbing Arthur's seat with its breathtaking views!

websites: visitscotland.com, thisisedinburgh.com, edinburghcastle.gov.uk

WHERE IS THE DEPARTURE AND WHEN SHOULD I ARRIVE AT THE DEPARTURE POINT?
The coach pick-up point is at the bus stop on Upper Brook Street between Brunswick and Dover Street. This pick-up takes place at the time stated on the website and on your ticket. We advise that you arrive 10 minutes beforehand.

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COVID POLICY
All participants are required to take a lateral flow test within 12 hours prior to the departure time of the trip. You will not be allowed to board the coach without proof of a negative lateral flow test. For more information, please have a look at our policy here.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING ALONG FOR THE TRIP?
As weather in the UK can be unpredictable, we advise you to always wear appropriate clothing to anticipate rain and cold weather. Food is not provided on the trips, however you are more than welcome to bring along pack lunches or to purchase refreshments at your destination. Please note that hot food is not permitted on the coach at any time. A face mask is advised.

Beddings are provided for the trip however you will need to bring your own toiletries.

OVERNIGHT TRIP CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
Please bring your ticket to the office at least two weeks in advance of the trip taking place if you know that you are unable to go. Please note that ticket money cannot be refunded for trips unless the ticket is resold after we have sold our own tickets. A cancellation charge of £5.00 per ticket is made. Refunds must be collected within 14 days of the trip.

PLEASE NOTE THAT NO MONEY CAN BE REFUNDED IF YOU DO NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY OF THE TRIP OR ARE LATE AND MISS THE COACH. 

THE SOCIETY AND STAFF CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE, LOSS, OR INJURY SUSTAINED BY PARTICIPANTS ON INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY TRIPS.

FURTHER INFORMATION

You might find it helpful to browse our website or call us on 0161 275 4959.

 

When
5th March 2022 8:00 AM through 6th March 2022 9:30 PM
Trip fee
Overnight Trip £100/£110
Member £ 110.00
Non member £ 110.00