Date: Saturday, 11 July 2020

Time: 08:00 -19:30

Location: Dunnottar Castle & Aberdeen

Address: Dunnottar Castle & Aberdeen

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Explore beautiful Scotland with your Residence Life Team. Our excursions take you to historic and world famous sites and are a great opportunity to meet other students.

Dunnotar Castle is a ruined cliff top fortress which was the home of the Earls Marischal, once one of the most powerful families in Scotland. Steeped in history, this haunting ruin is a photographer’s dream and an iconic tourist destination for visitors the world over. 

Aberdeen is Scotland's third largest city. It is known as the Silver City as many of the buildings are made from locally quarried grey granite, which can sparkle like silver because of its high mica content. Here you will have the opportunity to visit Duthie park. A park with wonderful Victorian features, which sits on the banks of the River Dee.

Itinerary:

Depart Pollock Halls at 08.00

Arrive at Dunnotar Castle at 10.30

Depart Dunnotar Castle at 12.30 

Arrive at Duthie Park at 13.00

Depart Duthie Park at 17.00

Arrive at Pollock Halls at 19.30   

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