Join the ISC on a trip to Scotland's 3rd largest city. Aberdeen is a port city in Northeast Scotland, with a very busy harbour. It is a city of ancient cathedrals, plenty museums and art galleries, beautiful parks and gardens, and great shopping opportunities!
We will also visit Dunnottar Castle, which has been called the most dramatic historical site in Scotland and has served as inspiration for Pixar's popular animated film Brave. Dunnottar boasts amazing castle rock, is surrounded on three sides by the North Sea and is accessed only by a narrow bit of land with a steep, stone-cut path leading to the top of the rock. For over 1000 years it played a crucial role in Scottish history and has housed some of the nation's greatest historical figures: Constantine mac Aed, Sigurd the Mighty, William Wallace, Mary Queen of Scots, and the Marquis of Montrose!
:: Event Details
Time: 7.45am - 6.00pm
Pick-up/Drop-off - 22 Buccleuch Place (behind the library)
Tickets will be £25 (includes bus ride & entrance to the castle!)
Ticket sale starts at 10.00am on the 5/2/18 to 10.00pm on 13/3/18 or until it sells out! Tickets can be purchased on EUSA website. No physical ticket sales will be conducted as of now.
Buy your tickets HERE.
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. Note that this castle is very prone to strong wind and might close on the day (announcement are usually made on the morning itself). If this happens, we will not be able to go into the castle but we can definitely go around the area which it will be sufficient for you to take a good view of the castle! Also, if you find you can no longer attend the trip after purchasing the ticket, you are welcome to sell your ticket to another student. Please, let us know the name and email of the new buyer at firstname.lastname@example.org