Language & Culture school trips to Brittany
Brittany is the most culturally independent of all the French regions and provides a truly authentic destination for a Language and Culture school trip. Explore the ancient streets of St Malo and learn about the adventurers and pirates who lived here. See the city’s crenelated walls and visit the 360 degree aquarium. The town of St Lunaire is an elegant seaside resort rich in history and culture – a great place to explore and practice language skills with the local residents. Immerse your students in traditional and genuine French culture with a Language trip to Brittany to help them appreciate the foundations of this important language.
- Travel to Brittany
- Stop in Honfleur (time allowing) or explore the local town on arrival
- St Malo & Le Grand Aquarium
- Local market in medieval city of Dinan (Thursdays)
- St Lunaire and St Cast OR Chateau de Fougeres (at supplement*)
- Mont St Michel & Abbaye de Mont St Michel
- Chevrerie du Desert (goats farm)
- Return to UK
Centre Patrick Varangot
- Located 200m from the beach
- Renovated hotel
Very welcoming of school groups, the Centre Patrick Varangot fas fantastic facilities and is in a prime location in Brittany.
Location: Close to the walled city and only 200m from the beach.
Facilities: There's a tennis court, terrace, garden, restaurant, meeting room and television room.
Accommodation: Rooms with 2 to 6 beds, all equipped with shower and toilet.
Hotel du Parc des Tourelles
- Built in a traditional house
- Small hotel with great facilities
A quaint hotel in a great location in Brittany suitable for school groups after an authentic and traditional experience.
Location: Privileged location – close to the beach, restaurants and the famous Art Galleries of Dinard
Facilities: There is a communal bar/lounge area, free Wi-Fi and multi-lingual staff.
Accommodation: Rooms sleep up to 4 people all with private bathroom and standard amenities.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.
Subject Specific Excursions
St Lunaire Town
Visit one of Brittany’s most elegant seaside resorts, home to luxury hotels and an 11th century church. This pretty town is the perfect place to practice your French, as well as appreciate the breath-taking views of Brittany’s jagged coastline.
Local Market in Dinan
The attractive town of Dinan is home to half-timbered houses, cobbled streets and a pretty port. Visit on market day and shop alongside the locals for cheeses, meats, flowers and souvenirs.
Ancient Port of St Malo
Experience this walled port city, home to beautiful buildings, yacht races and exceptionally high tides. Learn of the port’s romantic history and contemporary culture before exploring the narrow streets, museums and cafes.
Le Grand Aquarium, St Malo
Discover more than 6,000 underwater species, from piranhas to jelly fish, as you tour this aquarium’s nine themed areas. Dip your hand in the touching pool before walking through the underwater viewing tunnel to see sharks and giant turtles.
Mont Saint Michel
This 8th century monastic site is one of France’s most iconic landmarks. Surrounded by shifting sands, the granite island houses the towers and turrets of Mont Saint Michel abbey and its medieval streets are home to souvenir shops and atmospheric cafes.
Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!