St Andrews Day Trips 

When you attend our St Andrews summer school, you will have the opportunity to explore parts of the country, getting to know the history and culture that surrounds you.  Wednesday afternoon half-day cultural experiences take you away from the summer school for an afternoon, allowing you to experience different activities, including:

Glamis Castle 

Glamis Castle is the home of the Earl and Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne. Students can enjoy the history and spectacle of Glamis Castle by taking a guided tour with one of the expert guides and soak up the atmosphere of a thousand years of history.

Scottish Deer Centre

The Scottish Deer Centre is set in the Fife countryside and covers over 55 acres. Our collection includes 14 species of Deer from around the world, Fife's only Wolf pack, Otters and other rare Scottish species including the Wildcat. We also host Raptor World Bird of Prey centre!

Scone Palace 

Follow in the footsteps of countless Kings and explore one of Scotland's most popular castles.  Scone has been the seat of parliaments and the crowning place of the Kings of Scots, including Macbeth and Robert The Bruce. The Palace houses an outstanding collection of antiques, paintings and rare artifacts and the grounds are renowned throughout the world. 

Blown Away

Blown Away is an award winning outdoor experience company who are situated on West Sands, St Andrews.  ISSOS students have the opportunity to experience landyachting (also  known as Land sailing, sand yachting and Blokarting)  as well as kayaking and paddle boarding.  This is a very fun activiity for those who love the outdoors and trying something different.