School Group Trips: French Language and Culture in Nice 

Nice is a warm Mediterranean destination, perfect for short school group trips for French language and culture at any time of year. It has an impressive range of annual festivals, galleries and museums, and enjoys a mild climate all year round. The old town of Nice is famous for its cobbled alleyways, restaurants, street cafés and colourful markets.

Nice is easy to reach by direct air routes from various parts of the UK and Europe and this also makes it a popular location.

  • Duration: Flexible
  • Start dates: Any date all year round
  • Cost: Subject to duration, number of pupils/leaders, accommodation, and content

“I loved it. I improved my speaking/ listening skills, which boosted my confidence. Loved Eze and simply walking around old Nice.”

RK, Cranleigh School, February 2014

Our centrally located language school provides tuition to students of all ages, employing fully qualified teachers experienced in teaching French as a foreign language. Accommodation is in local homestays, selected and inspected by the school. Excursions and activities are conducted in French.

  • Day 1

    Arrival at Nice airport, met by homestay hosts and transferred to accommodation
    Free afternoon
  • Day 2

    Morning French lessons
    Afternoon walking tour of Nice old town followed by visit to the beach (weather permitting) or a local museum/gallery
  • Day 3

    Morning French lessons
    Afternoon guided excursion to Eze village (by private coach) including visit to the Fragonard perfumery
  • Day 4

    Morning French lessons
    Afternoon guided excursion to Antibes and visit the Picasso Museum (by train)
  • Day 5

    Morning French lessons
    Return transfer to Nice Airport for flight home


  • Tuition: 12 French lessons over 4 mornings in 2 closed tuition groups. Each lesson is 45 minutes and all class materials are included
  • Student accommodation: homestay accommodation x 4 nights – shared rooms, full board (breakfast, packed lunches, dinner)
  • Activity programme: 3 half day activities/excursions – all led/guided by a member of staff from the school in Nice, with entrances and transport included.
  • Leaders: Free places for  group leaders in homestay accommodation x 4 nights – single rooms, bed & breakfast.
  • Transport: transfers from Nice airport on arrival (by homestay hosts) and departure (by private coach)


Not included: 

  • International travel
  • Local transport
  • Travel/health insurance

“Homestay was superb. Extremely nice and so kind. Very talkative and they treated  our arrival as a special occasion”.

CS, Cranleigh School, February 2014

“I absolutely loved it! My listening and aural skills have improved so much”.

PC, Cranleigh School, February 2014