Meaning of EXCURSION in English

EXCURSION

[noun] [C] - a short journey usually made for pleasure, often by a group of peopleThis year's annual excursion will be to Lincoln.Next week we're going on an excursion.An optional excursion has been organised for every day of your holiday to a nearby place of interest.(figurative) Having produced only novels before she has now made an excursion into writing for the theatre.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.