Duration: 2 Days

Alton Towers Excursion

Take a trip to one of the top theme parks in the UK where students will get to experience the thrill of numerous rides and activities. When travelling from the south you can make a stop to the world of chocolate at Cadbury world – Birmingham’s very own chocolate paradise. Alternatively you could visit The Magna Science Adventure Centre in Doncaster.

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All about the Alton Towers Excursion.

The Edventure Travel Package

All Edventure Travel trips and tours can be customised to your personal requirements, this sample tour is designed to give you inspiration for your own trip. When you are ready to start planning, get in touch and we can design a bespoke package tour for your group. We will always make clear what is included and excluded in your quotation.

Fully Protected

Your trip will be fully protected through our membership of the ABTOT and ABTA. Furthermore, Edventure Travel has its own ATOL licence ensuring that you have complete protection when taking a flight. Edventure Travel offers travel insurance that can be included in your trip to give you protection in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Customised for you

All tours are 100% customised to suit your group. We believe that every group should be treated individually, it’s your tour after all. If you want to add something that is not featured on our website just let us know and we will work with you to develop an itinerary to meet your needs.

Out of Hours Contact

In the unlikely event that you encounter problems whilst on tour, there will always be someone at the end of the phone to assist with any situation.

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Executive Coach throughout
  • All travel when at your destination
  • Accommodation based on bed and breakfast with students in multi-bedded rooms
  • Teachers free of charge sharing twin rooms
  • All meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • All activities mentioned in the itinerary unless otherwise stated
  • Travel Insurance
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Single Room Supplements
  • Personal Expenditure
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Full Time Tour Director
  • Activities not mentioned
  • Meals not mentioned
  1. Day 1 Travel to York

    Leave school and visit Cadbury World near Birmingham and/or the Magna Science Adventure Centre at Doncaster.

    Continue to your accommodation for this evening.

  2. Day 2 Alton Towers

    Enjoy a day at Alton Towers resort and then travel back to the school in the evening.

cadbury world
  1. Alton Towers Resort England

    Visits to the Alton Towers Resort are the perfect way to spend a fun-filled day with your school group. With an abundance of exciting rides and attractions, students can experience a combination of both thrills and laughter suitable for all ages. With a host of pure adrenalin-pumping thrill rides, the Alton Towers resort is renowned for world-first rollercoasters. Experience the world’s first rollercoaster fully dedicated to Virtual Reality on GALACTICA and face your fears on the world’s first vertical drop rollercoaster; OBLIVION! Hold on to your eyeballs as you are catapulted at tremendous speed on RITA! Plus you can meet your NEMESIS as you take the turbulent twists and turns of this metal monster, reaching G-forces greater than the space shuttle launch. Students can then cool down at ICE AGE THE 4D EXPERIENCE or battle zombies as the haunted House strikes back on DUEL. Embark the mission of discovery at SHARKBAIT REEF by SEA LIFE featuring over 300 species of fish! With over 50 rides and attractions, Alton Towers Resort is the UK’s number 1 theme park.

  2. Magna Science Adventure Centre England

    Magna Science Adventure Centre is an educational visitor attraction, appealing primarily to children. It is located in a remarkable building set in the former Templeborough steelworks, Rotherham. The site used to be home to the Steel, Peech and Tozer steel works. In 50 AD it was the site of the Templeborough Roman fort. Magna is a science centre with unique learning opportunities where pupils can explore and discover science, technology, design and industrial history in an incredible, hands-on environment. As well as hands-on exhibits, multimedia shows, the adventure playground and shop, Magna has a programme of additional workshops, which you can book to enrich your school visit.

  3. Cadbury World Birmingham

    Cadbury World has over 25 years’ experience in welcoming groups of all ages and offers a unique experience that gives fascinating insight into the rich heritage of the nation’s favourite chocolate brand. They have an assortment of zones dedicated to chocolate where your group will discover the history, the making and the magic behind this best loved brand. They offer educational talks and resources to complement your topic.

  1. Knowledge and Perspective

    Personal experience and close interactions with these locations can help students understand the subject and put it into perspective.

  2. Pupil Engagement

    A trip can make a students engage with a subject and become more positive about a subject.

  3. Hands-on Learning

    Educating through a school trip can create a better understanding of a subject with hands-on learning. Students are engaged, enthusiastic and observant.

  4. Science

    Inspire students with interactive science attractions on this tour.

All our accommodation is provided through tried and tested suppliers that work well with different types of groups, including schools, colleges and social groups. We work with our agents in each country to provide the best accommodation suited to your group. This can depend on the time of year that you travel, your group size and type, the cities that you will travel to, accessibility and price. We will always discuss with you what your preferences are and give examples of the accommodation that we can offer.