UK York

York: One of Our Most Popular UK School Trips

The walled city of York is one of England’s oldest and is renowned for its heritage and architecture. It is an ideal destination for bringing KS2 History topics to life outside the classroom, including the Romans, Vikings, and Victorians. The city possesses one of the best preserved medieval streets in Europe – The Shambles. All of our UK school trips provide an opportunity for pupils to learn about local heritage in a fun and safe environment. With over 20 years of experience, you can trust our tried-and-tested itineraries for educational visits to York.

York 1 Night

Pupils of all ages are able to gain educational value from this one-day visit, where amidst the tangle of quaint cobbled streets there is something around every corner.

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York 2 Nights

This trip will provide pupils with an exciting opportunity to learn about local heritage – it’s one of our most popular UK school trips for KS2 History topics.

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Special Offer – York 2 Nights

This trip to York will provide pupils with an exciting opportunity to learn about local heritage ideal for KS2 History topics, the Romans, Vikings and Victorians along with other Key Stages. No better way for children to be inspired outside the classroom. Take advantage of this Special Offer! Receive 1:8 free teachers, £100 discount per booking and a free inspection trip if you enquire before 31st December. Book now for only £20pp deposit

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York Day Trip

Experience the city in a day with an action-packed itinerary that’s oozing in history and culture. Highlights include stepping back in time by strolling down The Shambles.

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YHA York

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You can be sure that all of the accommodation on our UK school trips has been chosen for its stellar facilities, location, and reputation. This youth hostel provides superb, modern accommodation in a converted Victorian house. It is set within spacious grounds and is located within walking distance of the city centre, making it the ideal base for exploring this very special city. As part of the £2 million refurbishment in 2013, the hostel now boasts a large number of en-suite bedrooms and a 24-hour cafe bar with garden views. Other facilities include a private dining room, three dedicated conference/education rooms with full AV equipment, a games room with pool tables, and an IT suite with Wi-Fi. Coach parking is available onsite.


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