Students and social activities

We want you to enjoy your experience at inlingua Edinburgh, so we organise regular social activities for you to meet new people, have fun and practice your English! Our social programme of events runs all year round and consists of afternoon, evening and weekend activities.

The programme is designed to allow you to take advantage of Scotland’s fantastic range of cultural activities, whilst making friends and improving your English at the same time. All of the activities are free or require a small contribution. Check out our Facebook page for the most up to date news.

From 12th to 16th August 2019:

Monday New Town Walking Tour with Alan at 15:30
Tuesday Water of Leith with Jenny at 15:30
Wednesday Surgeon’s Hall with Jenny at 15:30
and Pub Night with Alan at 20:00
Thursday Jupiter Artland with Alan at 13:45
Friday Modern Art Gallery with Gregor at 15:30
and Ceilidh (Scottish dances) with Régis at 22:00



Social Evening Events

There is plenty to do in the evenings! Each week we offer one of the following

  • Ceilidh Scottish Dancing
  • Games night
  • Films night
  • Traditional Pub night
  • Concert, dance show and live music
  • Theatre
  • Salsa / dance night

Free Walking Tours

Every Monday afternoon you can take part in a walking tour of Edinburgh with our dedicated guide. We also regularly organise tours in and around Edinburgh:


  • Water of Leit walkway
  • Arthur’s Seat
  • Calton Hill 
  • Cramond Beach
  • Portobello Beach
  • Blackford Hill
  • Pentland Hills

Free Cultural Excursions

You can learn about Scotland and its rich culture and history by taking part in our FREE excursions to: 

  • National Museum of Scotland 
  • The Modern Art Gallery 
  • The National Portrait Gallery
  • The Edinburgh Museum

Paid Events and Cultural Excursions

Of course, not everything is free, there are some great destinations and activities which require a small fee such as Gladstone’s Land, Rosslyn Chapel, Jupiter Artland, Whisky Tasting and more

Average cost: £5, £10, £15


Saturday Excursions

All these excursions are organised by our partner Rabbie’s Tour.

You can choose some great destinations: Glasgow, North Berwick, Loch Lomond, St Andrews, Dunkeld, Dunfermline, Peebles and more. 

Average cost: £25 / £35 / £45

*subject to availability and demand.