Days out & activities

In Your Element

Trip Advisor

In Your Element offers a huge range of outdoor activities in various locations across Scotland.  This includes Treezone at Loch Lomond Shores in Balloch.

In addition to fun activities, they also offer comprehensive canoe and kayak hire.

In Your Element would like to offer University of Glasgow staff a 10% discount for the following scheduled activities:

Trezone at Loch Lomond Shores

Canoeing (various locations)

Gorge Walking (various locations)

River Tubing (Luss, Loch Lomond)

River Sledging (Luss, Loch Lomond)

Archery (Loch Lubnaig, Loch Long and Loch Tay)

Segways (Loch Tay)

Axe Throwing (Loch Lubnaig)

In order to obtain discount, please enter promo code glasuni10 at checkout

Please note, the discount is not valid for the Aviemore base.

The Edinburgh Dungeon

The Edinburgh Dungeon is the ultimate underground journey through Edinburgh's darkest history, using live actors, theatrical sets and thrilling rides. Scary fun for all!

Use promotion code GL2020 for 2 for 1 entry - valid on standard walk up rate only and present staff card at payment.

Offer valid without restriction dates.  Please note the Dungeon is closed on 24th, 25th and 26th December 2020.

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

The Climbing Academy

University of Glasgow employees are eligible to sign up here for The Climbing Academy Corporate Memebership Package.

Additional Information

  • The code to get 50% off Adult Roped Beginners Course at The Prop Store with your corporate membership is CORPORATE50.
  • To complete your registration for the corporate membership you need to bring in your most recent payslip. No other forms of ID will be accepted.  They only need to see name, payslip date and University Logo.  All other details on the payslip can be blanked out.
  • Money is taken on the 12th of each month and members will sign an agreeement form for this upon registration to the package.
  • A prorated amount will be collected upon registration to cover the portion of the month until your first billing date.
  • If anyone is new (first time user) to TCA, they get free lifetime registration and have to watch an induction video at TCA before climbing in that centre.
  • Packages are reviewed every 3 months to ensure members are on the right corporate deal, and packages will be adjusted accordingly. 
  • Members will be informed via email prior to any changes.

City Sightseeing Glasgow - Open Top Bus

153 Queen Street, Glasgow, G1 3BJ

Tel: 0141 204 0444

2 day ticket - £15 instead of £16

1 day ticket - £13 instead of £14

Present staff card at payment

No expiry date

Sea Life Centre - Loch Lomond

Drumkinnon Tower, Ben Lomond Way, Balloch, G83 8QL

Tel 01389 721500

40% discount

Book on line using promo code: UGLASTAFF

Valid until 31 December 2020

  • run online driving, motorcycle and LGV theory training courses and have helped hundreds of students pass their tests so far. 

          They are offering their courses completely free to University of Glasgow staff.

          To obtain this offer add this code at checkout: UNIGLASGOW

  • In addition, Theorytest have developed a standalone resource focusing on the Hazard Perception Test, which is the second part of the Theory Test.

          Go to and use discount code UNIGLASGOW








Book Learn Pass

Learn to drive, study for your theory test and book driving lessons in your local area

10% discount off the cost of all driving courses and individual lessons

Present staff card at payment

No expiry date.