Trips

You will explore the ‘real’ England, as well as visiting some of its most popular tourist destinations. You will see the best parts of your chosen location and gain first-hand experience of what it is like to live in the UK.  
  

Bristol 

At our Bristol campus we will have full day trips every weekend plus on two afternoons per week. We will explore the fascinating city of Bristol and see it through the eyes of a local, we’ll visit Clifton Suspension Bridge, M Shed Bristol, Gothic Wells Cathedral (filmset for the Huntsman) and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery. We will take a trip to Cheddar Gorge where the famous cheese is produced and explore the facinating landscape.   We are going to take you on great adventures where your physical skills will be pushed to the limit with rock-climbing, caving, paddleboarding and kayaking. 
 

Weekend full day trips 

Our weekend excursions will take you to London every other week and when we are not in London we will go to Oxford, Windsor or Jane Austin's Bath.  You will be able to enjoy a fossil hunt in the charming town  of Lyme Regys on the jurassic coast and  indulge in some mega-fun times at Dorset Adventure park.  Sundays are your chance to unwind, we will take you to the UK's less well known places of outstanding natural beauty such as teambuilding in Mendip Hills or explore Somerset - a county full of historical National Trust manor houses with sprawling manicured gardens and much more.

 


Would you like to know what trips are planned during the weeks you want to join us? Contact us on info@academicsummer.co.uk for detailed schedule. 

Trips in Bristol are perfectly complemented with our unique learning programme designed to students aged 7-1212-14 and 15-17accredited Be a leader programme and Elective activities.
 

London 

Come to London and help us discover well known facts and lesser known secrets about London's top tourist spots.   Destinations include:  Houses of Parliament, Downing Street, Trafalger Square, The Mall, National Gallery, Piccadilly Circus, House Guards Parade, Shakespeare's Globe, Tower of London and much, much more.  See London in a new light including a bird's eye view from somewhere like London Eye or the Shard.  
  
You'll have the chance to visit the city's most interesting museums and art galleries - Victoria and Albert Museum, Natural History Museum,  the Imperial War Museum, Science Museum, Tate Modern, Tate Britain, HMS Belfast, Museum of London, British Museum.  All in one summer, who could ask for more!  
  
London is famous for its beautiful green spaces including Hyde Park, Green Park and St James Park which are so close to DLD College we can regularly enjoy their offerings.  During the summer we will have fabulous, fun traditional English sports days.in these amazing parks.  Let us show you this fantastic city through our eyes. 

In additional, we are going to take you to the best shopping areas every week - Oxford Street, Covent Garden, Nottinghill and Westfield so you will have plenty of time to purchase those all important souvenirs!
 

Weekend full day trips 

From London our weekend excursions will take you to Oxford, Windsor, Cambridge, Shakespeare's Stratford-Upon-Avon, Henry VIII's Hampton Court, Jane Austin's Bath, funky Brighton or  the Olympic Park and Westfield.  We will also indulge in some fun times at the UK's best theme and waterparks such as Thorpe Park or Grafton Water park. 



 
Would you like to know what trips are planned during the weeks you want to join us? Contact us on info@academicsummer.co.uk for detailed schedule. 

Trips in London are perfectly complemented with our unique learning programme designed to students aged 12-14 and 15-17.