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ISC Trip to Holy Island & Berwick

ISC Trip to Holy Island & Berwick

Sat 21 October 2017 07:45-18:00

International Student Centre Edinburgh, Pleasance West

The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is both an island and a picturesque village. The Holy Island is filled with history and adventure between its tidal walls. This Island lies just a few miles off the Coast of Northeast England. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne has an exciting array of wildlife. Rare plants and an abundance of food supplies attract visiting birds from thousands of miles. Explore the charming little town and its picturesque castle, wander around the ruins of the priory dating since Celtic times, try local specialities and fill your lungs with fresh sea breeze!


Berwick upon Tweed sits at the most northerly tip of Northumberland, just 3 miles from the Scottish Border. Captured and sacked 13 times before finally falling into English hands in 1482. It is a coastal town with four sandy beaches and beautiful riverside walks. Explore Berwick's history by visiting museums, get inspired by exhibitions in the town's fantastic galleries, enjoy one of Berwick's parks, and walk the complete circuit, taking in spectacular views across the River Tweed estuary and Berwick’s three bridges.


:: Event Details
Date: 21/10/17
Time: 7.45am - 6.00pm
Pick Up and Drop Off: 22 Buccleuch Place (behind the library)
Ticket price: £23 (includes transportation, and a local guided tour in Holy Island)


Tickets will be on sale from 11 October at 10 AM till 18 October 10 PM. Tickets are 23 pounds and can be purchased on EUSA Website.


Please be aware that if many people are trying to buy tickets at once, it may overload the system. Please be patient with the system. Please do not refresh payment pages, do not double click “confirm payment” buttons or your card may be charged twice. Try not to buy multiple tickets at once, as your bank may flag your purchase as fraudulent if you do not usually process large amounts of money.


Tickets are non-refundable. However, if you find you can no longer attend the trip, you are welcome to sell your ticket to another student. Please, let us know about any changes.