Language & Culture school trips to Strasbourg
The home to European Parliament and the Council of Europe, Strasbourg is bursting with French culture and tradition making this destination an ideal choice for a unique Language and Culture school trip. Reinforce French language skills whilst exploring this attractive and compact centre, which is known for being at the crossroads of Europe. A popular choice in December for a Christmas market tour, Strasbourg boasts France’s oldest Christmas Market giving your students the opportunity to see the cultural differences when celebrating this special time of year. Encourage students to speak to locals to get an insider’s view of the development of the city with a French Language and Culture trip to Strasbourg.
- Centrally situated
- Purpose built centre
Excellent value, purpose built accommodation centre located right in the heart of Strasbourg.
Location: Situated in the heart of the city with excellent public transport links and easy access to all of the main places of interest.
Facilities:The centre has a bar area and TV room as well as a games room offering billiards, table football and video games. Additionally the centre offers a music room and disco area.
Accommodation: Four bedded student rooms spread over four floors and all with private facilities. Private accommodation available for staff.
Meals: The centre has a self service restaurant serving breakfast and evening meals as well as packed lunches if required.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.
Subject Specific Excursions
La Volerie des Aigles
La Volerie des Aigles is a birds of prey show and is performed in the courtyard of Kintzheim castle.
Visit Strasbourg’s European Quarter and see the official seat of European Parliament, where members meet each month to vote and debate. Sit in on a plenary session and develop your vocabulary as you hear members reject, amend or adopt proposals.
Strasbourg Christmas Market
Practice your language skills as you browse the seasonal huts at France’s oldest Christmas market. Taste spiced breads and Christmas pastries, ask questions about the items on display, soak up the festive atmosphere and listen to Christmas performances.
Council of Europe
Join a French language tour of Europe’s leading human rights organisation and gain an insight into the roles played by diplomats and members of parliament. Step inside the Assembly Chamber and discover the importance of language during international liaisons.
Secrets du Chocolat Museum
Trace the history of cocoa, see a chocolate-making demonstration and test your comprehension as you learn about the Marquise de Sévigné chocolate brand, before putting your French into practice in the tea room and chocolate shop.
Palais Rohan Cruise
Orientate yourself with a river boat tour of this historic city and home of European Parliament. Cruise past the elegant facades of Palais Rohan and experience the city’s most spectacular sites, testing your understanding as you listen to the French commentary.
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