Overseas Tours

Burnley FC in the Community offers bespoke tours to overseas schools, community groups and football teams!

We can work with you to develop a bespoke itinerary which includes accommodation for a period of three to 10 nights at our beautiful Whitehough Outdoor Centre in the Pendle countryside – just 10 minutes away from Burnley FC – or at our preferred partner hotel.

Whitehough sleeps up to 90 on-site in its modern lodge and dormitory-style rooms. The site also has free wi-fi, a range of exciting outdoor activities and full board catering.

Our overseas tours are jam-packed with stadium tours and football matches against our Player Development Centre teams (Under 9s up to Under 16s).

Please click here for more information and to view the full offering including an example timetable/itinerary.

Outdoor Activities at Whitehough

During your stay at Whitehough, enjoy plenty of outdoor activities at the facility including our obstacle course, archery, high ropes, leap of faith and orienteering.

Guests will have full access to the 22-acre site which also has a camping area, woodlands, seating areas and play areas.

 

Football Coaching at The Leisure Box

The Leisure Box is just a short 10-minute journey from Whitehough and is BFCitC’s state of the art leisure facility.

Here there is the opportunity to train and play the Clarets’ way on our indoor 4G pitch!

Groups can scale the amazing heights of the largest clip ‘n climb in East Lancashire, while the younger children can have fun in our Kids’ Play.

 

Tour of Turf Moor - Burnley FC's home

Take a behind the scenes look at Burnley FC’s historic Turf Moor stadium. Check out the home dressing room, the press room, the dugout and much more!

There’s a chance your groups’ tour of Turf Moor could include watching a 2019/20 Premier League match live at the stadium.

 

Tour of Barnfield Training Centre

Enjoy an official tour of the Burnley FC first team’s state of the art training facility! Built in 2017, this £10 million facility covers 73,000 square metres.

Please note these tours are subject to availability and can only be booked between mid-May to 30th June each summer.

 

Trip to Manchester - Old Trafford tour & National Football Museum visit

Take a trip to the nearby city of Manchester and enjoy a once in a lifetime tour of Old Trafford, the historic home of 20-time Premier League champions Manchester United.

Also, you will have the chance to check out the National Football Museum which preserves, conserves and displays important collections of football memorabilia.

 

If you’re interested in booking please get in touch with:

Neil Hart – Chief Executive Officer                 Paul Wozny – Head of Football Development (Overseas)
n.hart@burnleyfc.com                                             p.wozny@burnleyfc.com
(+00 44) 01282 704716                                          (+00 44) 07872 168864

Check out our photo gallery of previous tours…