Geography Trip to the North York Moors
A geography school trip to the North York Moors National Park is one is guaranteed to get your students excited at the incredible geography and spectacular landscapes here in the UK.
The North York Moors National Park is one of Britain’s most extraordinary areas of natural beauty in the UK. This upland area is full of rolling hills, deep dales and valleys, and serves as a living record of the geology that shaped the landscape.
From rivers to coasts, and woods to moors, this area offers excellent opportunities for geography students of all ages. The variety here means we can tailor your school trip to the North York Moors National Park to meet your specific learning objectives.
Suggested Itinerary (3 days, 2 nights)
Depart school and travel to the North York Moors National Park Centre
Group to do various fieldwork
Evening meal in accommodation
Breakfast at accommodation
Travel to Dalby Forest Visitors Centre
Coastal visit to Whitby
Evening meal in accommodation
Breakfast at accommodation and check out
Full day at Flamingo Land with educational workshop
Return to school
- 2 nights' half board accommodation
- 49-seater executive coach
- Detailed information pack
- Free staff place ratio 1:8
- Itinerary planning service
- Vamoos travel app - giving you access to all your trip documents on your phone or tablet
- VAT at current rate to tour operators
- Visit to Flamingo Land with workshop
- Visit to North York Moors National Park Centre
- Biodiversity: flora and fauna
- Coastal landscape formations
- Weathering, erosion and deposition
- Geomorphic processes
- Water and carbon cycles
- Coastal landforms
- Rivers and fluvial processes
- Ecosystems and biodiversity
- Glaciated landscapes of the UK
Key Stage 3
- Geological timescales
- Rocks, weathering and soils
- Glaciation, hydrology and coasts
Educational activities and visits
On the southern slopes of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, Dalby Forest offers your students the opportunity to walk… Read More
This theme park and zoo is one of North Yorkshire's most popular attractions. Flamingo Land offers a variety of workshops… Read More
North York Moors National Park
The North York Moors National Park boasts some of the most spectacular landscapes in the country. From the impressive cliffs… Read More
YHA Whitby offers youth groups an unforgettable experience – set in a magnificent mansion right next to Whitby Abbey and with beautiful views over the harbour it’s a great base to explore the local area. It offers 26 ensuite rooms, many still having their original features, free wifi, stunning gardens and full catering.
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1 Creating Your Perfect Trip
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3 After you've booked
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4 While you're away
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5 After your trip
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Laura Lucas — Tour Adviser
Don’t hesitate to contact me for any advice or further information on how your school trip can be tailored to your requirements.
A fantastic destination. The accommodation was perfect for the purposes of the group. Excellent efficiency with the bookings of coaches for transfers.— The Oldham Academy North
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