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Educational visits
for primary and junior schools

Sample Itineries

These itineraries are given purely as examples of the wide ranging variety of activities which can be undertaken during the week. The Isle of Wight, and its' surrounding area offer an extensive range of experiences, and the itineries below are only shown as examples.

Each school will have its own specific study requirements. Just let us know which particular visits and activities you would like us to book for you, and we will do it.


Day 1 07:00 Coach arrives at school
  07:30 Depart for Portsmouth
  11:30 Arrive ferry terminal
  12:00 Ferry to Fishbourne
  14:30 Carisbrooke Castle, then on to hotel
  eve Games on the beach
Day 2 10:00 Owl & Monkey Haven
  14:00 Robin Hill Country Park
  19:30 Smuggling talk with storyteller [at your hotel]
Day 3 10:00 Fort Victoria Aquarium
  p.m. Alum Bay (including chairlift)
  14:00 Alum Bay Glass [or sweet factory]
  15:30 Needles Pleasure Cruise
  20:00 Ten Pin Bowling
Day 4 10:00 Shanklin Chine
  14:00 Amazon World
  eve Party Night
Day 5 10:00 Motor launch to Portsmouth Naval Dockyard to view ships of British and visiting navies
  11:00 Ferry for coach - and passengers if you do not wish to travel by motor launch
  12:30 Visit ONE of the following:
Mary Rose, HMS Victory, Warrior, RN Submarine 'Alliance'
  15:00 Journey Home


Day 1 08:00 Coach arrives at school
  08:30 Depart for Southsea
  12:30 Blue Reef Aquarium
  13:00 Ferry for coach
  14:45 Hovercraft to Ryde
  15:00 Coach pick up at Ryde, then on to hotel
Day 2 10:00 Osborne House
  14:00 Havenstreet Steam Railway
  19:30 Magic Show [at your hotel]
Day 3 10:00 River Medina Cruise
  14:00 Seasports
  19:30 Ice Skating [Ryde Arena]
Day 4 10:00 Guided Fossil Hunt
  14:00 Blackgang Chine & Sawmill
  eve Party Night
Day 5 10:00 Isle of Wight Zoo
  13:30 Arrive Ferry terminal
  14:00 Ferry to Portsmouth, then journey home
  15:00 Journey Home