Location: France / Western Loire region
Dates: First fortnight of July (1 – 2 weeks)
Age Range: 10 – 15 years old

This is total immersion programme offering the participant the opportunity to fully integrate into the day to day life of a family from the Western Loire area, learn a lot of French and discover so much more about the local area, people and customs.

As with the integration and home stay programme on this programme too there are children around the same age of the participant* living in the family home.

​Participants choosing the kayaking camp will take part in the local summer kayak summer club with other local boys and girls and learn important techniques about the sport as well as taking part in games and competitions. Kayak camp runs Monday-Friday from 09.30h-12.30h daily.**

The remainder of the day is spent with the host family taking part in normal daily family life during the summer holidays. Daily activities might include visiting family members, going to the forest parks for a picnic, doing sport with host family members and meeting their friends.

What's Included

  • Full board accommodation with host family
  • All plans and activities organised by the host family
  • Fees and tuition at the kayak summer camp held each week day morning

Not Included

  • Pocket money
  • Airport transfers (€200 return)
  • Flights
  • Private travel/health insurance cover

Additional Notes

  1. *by “around the same age” the organization will ensure there is no more than 2 years difference between participants and hosts.​
  2. **Beginners in this sport accepted on programme but participants must be able to swim at least 25 metres and not be afraid of swimming in open waters.
  3. Arrival airports: Nantes​
  4. Arrivals and departures: Saturdays or Sundays ideally from 10.00h -17.00h

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