Trips and Excursions

Hatherop is perfectly placed to access some of England’s most popular tourist spots. Bath and Oxford are a short trip away, and London only 90 minutes, so our students enjoy rich cultural experiences.

Full-day Sunday trips


Date: week 1

Attraction: Punting and college visit

Oxford is most famous for its 12th century university, still a world-leading place of learning and research. The beautiful medieval architecture, museums and shopping opportunities make it a popular trip.


Date: week 2

Attraction: London Eye

England’s exciting and vibrant capital city offers a thrilling day out for our students. Taking in iconic sights including the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament, this full-day trip is a highlight of our Summer School.


Date: week 3

Attraction: Cardiff Castle

Cardiff, the bustling Welsh capital, offers a great insight into historic and present-day Wales. The highlight of our visit is Cardiff Castle, which opens a window into Roman, Norman and Victorian times.

Half-day Saturday trips


Date: week 1

Attraction: LEGOLAND® Windsor

An unmissable attraction for all ages, a theme park with everything LEGO®

Cotswold Country Park and Beach

Date: week 2

Attraction: AquaVenture inflatable course

A fun day out at the UK’s largest inland sandy beach and swimming lagoon.


Date: week 3

Attraction: Roman Baths

A visit to the beautiful, historic World Heritage City of Bath.

Half-day Wednesday trips


Date: week 1

An excursion to the vibrant market town of Cirencester.


Date: week 2

A trip to one of the most picturesque towns in England.