BIA day trips

All home and international students, and their friends and families, are welcome to come on the weekend day trips that BIA run during term-time.

To purchase a ticket for any of the following trips, please visit our online shop. 

Chatsworth House: Sunday 28 June 2015

A chance to visit Chatsworth House, which is the home to the Duke & Duchess of Devonshire and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family. The house architecture & collection have been evolving for five centuries.

Ticket price: £25 (Includes entrance into the House & Gardens)

Cambridge:                                          Saturday 25 July & Sunday 2 August 2015

A chance to visit this ancient university town with its beautiful colleges, some of which date back to the 14th Century.

Ticket price: £12

York: Sunday 26 July & Saturday 1 August 2015

A chance to visit York, a rich ancient historic town which is renowned for its ancient history, romantic ambience and exquisite architecture. With its tangle of quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor attractions, York is a flourishing city.

Ticket price: £12

Oxford: Saturday 15 August and Sunday 23 August 2015

A chance to visit Oxford, 'One of the glories of England's Heritage'.

Ticket price: £12

Warwick Castle: Sunday 16 August, Saturday 22 August &  Saturday 29 August 2015

A chance to visit Warwick Castle, a magnificent medieval castle, probably the finest castle in England.

Ticket price: £18 Adults & £12 Children (Includes Castle entrance)

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 about day trips contact:

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

Telephone: 0121 414 7153


Day trips to many destinations

Student on trip


Oxford Radcliffe Camera

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