BIA day trips

Saturday 27 January

 

Bath

The city of Bath was founded in the 1st century AD by the Romans who used the natural hot springs as a thermal spa. It became an important centre for the wool industry in the Middle Ages but in the 18th century under the reigns of George l, ll and III it developed into an elegant spa city.

Coach Ticket Price £13

 

https://visitbath.co.uk/   

Cambridge

Saturday 24 February

Spend the day in Cambridge , a city on the River Cam in eastern England, home to the University of Cambridge, founded in the 13th century. University colleges include King’s, famed for its chapel and choir, Trinity, founded by Henry VIII, and St. John’s, with its crenelated Great Gate.

http://www.visitcambridge.org/

 

Coach Ticket Price £13

SATURDAY 10 March

 

Harry Potter World Studio’s

This is a small group trip to Harry Potter World www.wbstudiotour.co.uk.   Please note the numbers are restricted!

Your ticket includes admission into Harry Potter World as well as your coach journey.   A unique walking tour which takes you behind the scenes and showcases a huge array of beautiful sets, costumes and props.

 

 

https://www.wbstudiotour.co.uk/home

Coach Ticket Price and entrance fee:

£45 Adult, £40 Child

 

Saturday 17 March

Cardiff and St Fagans

St Fagans is one of Europe’s leading open air museums and Wales ‘ most popular heritage attraction. Discover how people lived  and worked in Wales in the past by visiting one of the many original re-erected historic buildings.

Cardiff was proclaimed capital of Wales in 1955, and is Europe’s youngest capital city. Situated on the Bristol Channel, the city has a proud heritage of being one of the greatest seaports of the world. Visit impressive buildings such as the Wales Millennium Centre, the National Museum of Cardiff and maybe even the Dr Who Experience!

 

Coach Ticket Price and entrance fee: £15

 

 

Saturday 24 March

Chatsworth House

Home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, Chatsworth House is a stately home for royalty in North Derbyshire. The home has served as the seat of the Cavendish family ever since Bess of Hardwick settled into the area in 1549.

Surrounded by wooded, rocky hills and filled with priceless paintings, drawings, sculptures and furniture, the estate is one of the largest and most elegant

Coach Ticket Price and entrance fee : £25

Tickets will be on sale from the 8th January 2018 from the online shop http://shop.bham.ac.uk/

Refund Policy: It may happen that after you have booked and paid for a trip, circumstances prevent you from taking part.  Please note that regrettably the Birmingham International Academy cannot provide a refund, exchange or transfer.

Host scheme

Another way to see Britain and experience its culture is to arrange a short visit to a British family in another part of the UK via the Host Scheme.

Further information

For information contact: biatrips@contacts.bham.ac.uk

BIA Office, G25,
Priorsfield House
46 Edgbaston Park Road (Green Zone: G18)

Telephone: 0121 414 7153