Hostelling Scotland is a not-for-profit charity with over 60 youth and affilliate hostels. Since 1931, we have welcomed visitors from all over the world, providing affordable, welcoming accommodation in some of the best locations across Scotland. We pride ourselves on exceptional service, offering expert local knowledge and a warm welcome to all those with an adventurous spirit and who wish to experience the real Scotland.
Our focus is on providng low cost, high quality residential visits that encourage inclusivity. This partnership provides schools with an all-inclusive option removing a good deal of the required planning that normally goes into organising such a visit.
Our packages include: ALL TRAVEL - ACCOMMODATION - MEALS - ACTIVITIES.
Schools are also welcome to plan and arrange their own activity programmes if they so wish and in this case our package will consist of TRAVEL - ACCOMMODATION - MEALS only.
Choose from 12 awesome and contrasting destinations. Once you have decided on your venue, your group will take part in a superb outdoor adventure themed visit or will embark on an inspirational city culture tour programme. The choice is yours!
Our all-inclusive trips are designed for both primary and secondary aged groups and can be accessed at 12 wonderful and varied locations.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURE DESTINATIONS
By working with a team of highly experienced outdoor adventure specialists and established attractions, each residential adventure programme is completely bespoke and designed to suit the age and abilities of your group and to provide tangible learning outcomes that can be followed up back in the classroom.
AVIEMORE - BRAEMAR - CAIRNGORM LODGE - NEWTON STEWART - OBAN - PITLOCHRY - ROWARDENNAN
Activities available include: Rock Climbing * Abseiling * Coateering * Gorge Walking * Canyoning * Hill Walking * Via Ferrata * Sailing * Open Canoeing * Windsurfing * Kayaking * Mountain Biking * Paddle Boarding * Team Building Challenges * Woodland Walks * Archery * Bushcraft * Highland Games * Raft Building * Dark Skies * River Sledging * River Tubing * Treezone Aerial Adventure * Weaselling *
CITY CULTURE TOUR DESTINATIONS
ABERDEEN - EDINBURGH - GLASGOW - INVERNESS - STIRLING
Attractions include: Edinburgh Castle * Glasgow Science Centre * Dynamic Earth * Wallace Monument * The Kelpies * The Falkirk Wheel * National Museums of Scotland * Blair Drummond * Stirling Castle * Edinburgh Zoo * Loch Ness * Culloden Battlefield * Camera Obscura * plus many more