UK Explorer Christmas Markets
for primary schools
About UK Explorer Christmas Markets
Give your pupils a rewarding and inspiring experience as they discover the magic of London during the festive season: the Christmas lights on Oxford Street, the famous tree in Trafalgar Square, the traditional Christmas Markets on the South Bank.
It’s an exciting time for children and adults alike. We’ll help you create your own, fully personalised itinerary of visits in London, led by a PGL Tour Leader to bring the experience alive for your pupils.
Based at Marchants Hill, Surrey, you have the freedom to widen their horizons further and enjoy the bonus of the PGL adventure experience. The excitement, the challenges and the adrenalin.
- Full board accommodation
- A PGL Tour Leader to accompany you on excursions
- Free optional adventure activities
- Evening entertainment
- Comprehensive insurance
- 1:8 free places for Party Leaders
Adventure: The PGL Bonus
Try one of our unique PGL adventure sessions. They’re a great opportunity for some teambuilding and will complement your off-site adventures perfectly.
An Evening Programme
Evening indoor activities, run by our centre team, keep your children entertained and engaged, with seasonal games, problem solving and lots of fun before bedtime.
|Day 1||Day 2||Day 3||Day 4|
|09.00-10.30||Visit the Christmas markets on the South Bank||Zip Wire||Giant Swing|
|10.30-12.00||Visit the Christmas markets on the South Bank||Archery||Challenge Course|
|14.00-15.30||London Eye||Hyde Park Winter Wonderland||Depart after lunch|
|15.30-17.00||Arrive at PGL Marchants Hill & unpack||Thames River Cruise||Hyde Park Winter Wonderland|
|Evening||Scavenger Hunt||Ice skating at the Tower of London||A London theatre show|
Sample itinerary only. Prices do not include excursions and entry fees. Please call to discuss your itinerary options.
Our UK Explorer course focuses on aspects of your pupils’ cross-curricular knowledge and personal development which support their ongoing education including:
- Direct experience and better understanding of Britain’s historical and cultural heritage
- Dealing with new and unfamiliar situations
- Integration – making new friends
- Personal organisation and taking responsibility
- Supporting and encouraging each other
The support of a dedicated PGL Tour Leader ensures your group gets the most out of their visit.
On-site adventure activities help improve group dynamics, confidence and communication skills.