The Netherlands Geography and Earth Sciences
5 days/4 nights from only £282pp
With low terrain, environmental issues are at the forefront of the Netherlands. Experts in water management, the Netherlands provide a great case study of engineering projects to protect against the threat of flooding. Regeneration, sustainability and integrated infrastructure systems have all been adapted to deal with the complexity of these issues; examine how the country has adapted to live in this environment.
Here is a sample 5 day/4 night tour…
Morning: Travel. Afternoon: Free time to explore the local area.
Morning: The Delta Works project Investigate sustainability; hazard management; fluvial/river systems. Highlights: Guided tour of the storm surge barrier and indepth insight into the project. Afternoon: Rotterdam Harbour Tour Explore Europe’s largest port on a 75 minute boat ride.
Amsterdam fieldwork day Investigate the impact of tourism, sustainability; urban regeneration. Highlights: Eastern docks; Almere Buiten (New Town)
Coastal fieldwork day Investigate sustainability; coastal processes and management. Highlights: Noordwijk; Egmond.
Depart for channel crossing. Arrive back at school
✓ Use of the coach during the tour
✓ Return ferry crossing via Dover / Calais
✓ Accommodation on a half board basis
✓ Multi-bedded rooms for students
✓ Single/twin rooms for leaders
✓ Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
✓ Comprehensive travel pack
✓ 1:8 leader place ratio