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Basic price from
4 nights accom. & travel  for  24 students and 3 staff
Basic price from
3 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 5 staff

Food Technology school trips to Normandy

Food Technology school trips to Normandy

Give your students the opportunity to improve their existing culinary skills as well as French language, with a Food Technology trip to Normandy. Instill a new found respect for the delicacies of the region with excursions to several artisan producers, including a chocolate factory, a caramel producer, a goats' cheese farm and local cider and calvados producers. The vast wealth of gastronomic delights in the Normandy region of France ensure this is the perfect destination for a Food Technology school trip.


Suggested Itineraries

Sample 3 night/ 4 day

  • day


    • Travel to Normandy
    • Stop in Honfleur on route to your accommodation
  • day


    • Visit a ‘boulangerie’ (bakery)
    • Goats' cheese farm
  • day


    • Visit a local cider & calvados producer
    • Artisan chocolate maker
  • day


    • Visit a caramel producer
    • Return to the UK

N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price... Request a quote >>



Normandy Accommodation - UNCMT Tailleville

UNCMT Tailleville

  • Designed for school groups
  • All you need for your groups

Designed for school groups, the UNCMT Tailleville is located in a rural location.

Location: Located between Caen and Bayeux.

Facilities: Multiple classrooms and activity rooms, a TV room and plenty of outdoors space.

Accommodation: Sleeps 132 people over 2 buildings.

Meals: Meals available.

Normandy Accommodation - CPCV Normandie

CPVC Normandy

  • Only a few steps away from the beach
  • Purpose built holiday centre

By the sea in Houlgate, this purpose-built accommodation ticks all the boxes for a school trip to Normandy!

Location: Located in Houlgate, this centre is only 50 metres away from the beach, set within 1 hectare of private parkland. 1 hour drive to the D-Day landing beaches

Facilities: CPVC offers many recreational spaces which include; a meeting room with a projector, TV room, disco room, table tennis and outdoor area for activities including volleyball. There is also an on-site restaurant. Wi-Fi in public places.

Accommodation: Rooms sleep 4 to 6 (some rooms are duplex). All rooms have en-suite facilities.

Meals: Groups have a continental breakfast and full board at the property, with the option of a packed lunch.

Normandy Accommodation - Bon Sejour La Plage

Hôtel Club Bon Séjour la Plage

  • Close to the beach in Merville
  • Heated swimming pool with slides

Great facilities on-site with access to a large sandy beach (with no roads to cross to get there) and an indoor heated pool with waterslides.

Location: Located in Merville, within its own grounds on the beach.

Facilities: Huge grassed area to play games, a tennis court, two swimming pools, waterslides, teachers lounge, TV room, classrooms, games room and an on-site restaurant.

Accommodation: Spacious rooms which sleep 2 to 8 people, all with en-suite facilities.

Meals: On-site restaurant. Buffet breakfast available.

Normandy Accommodation - Les Tourelles

Les Tourelles

  • Centrally located right on the beach
  • Indoor heated pool

This centre is fantastic and situated right on the beach in the lovely village of Asnelles and has an indoor heated swimming pool.

Location: Located in the small coastal village of Asnelles, a stone?s throw from Arromanches.

Facilities: 24 hr reception, Meeting rooms, Dining room with sea view, recreation room, Volleyball/Basketball/Football area, Large grassy area and an indoor heated pool.

Accommodation: Sleeps 150 people over 2 buildings plus an annexe of chalet style accommodation. All rooms have en-suite facilities.

Meals: Full Board- continental breakfasts, packed lunches and 3 course evening meals using local produce and in season vegetables.

Subject Specific Excursions

Chocolate Factory

On this guided tour of a traditional French chocolatier your class can explore one of the true delights of France whilst learning new vocabulary and experiencing true French culture.

Cheese Factory: La Fromagerie Graindorge at Livarot

Students can learn about practical food skills, methods and processes first hand with a visit to a Cheese factory, Bakery or Goats Cheese farm visits. – explore how quality control checks are used to produce consistent food products on a commercial scale.


Boasting a stunning and picturesque port where many artists flock to paint and photograph, groups can explore this quaint town and sample traditional cuisine.

Chevrerie du Mesnil - Goats Cheese Farm Visit

This working farm provides the perfect backdrop to develop your students understanding of end to end process of food production. From farming the goats to manufacturing and production this is a unique excursion not to be missed.

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!

Excellent first food tech trip done and will certainly look into booking for next year.

- Richard Hale School, Food Technology Trip to Normandy

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