WEP International Programs

High School • Summer programs • Groups • Internships • Farmstays & more !




 AGE : 
  min. 12 max. 181/2 years old upon arrival

 DURATION : 
  on request (from 1 week on)

 PERIOD : 
  all year round

 AREA : 
  Paris area, Toulouse, Drôme, Provence

 LANGUAGE : 
  French




Program & courses
Learn French and discover a fascinating culture within a group. Depending on the program made to order on your request, participants will attend morning classes of French language and culture, and will take part in afternoon activities and excursions.


1) Unforgettable Paris : brush up your French
Let us give you an insight into Real Paris, the world’s most popular city destination ! Seeing the Eiffel Tower and the cathedral of Notre Dame are an absolute must. What about strolling around Quartier Latin or visit worldknown museums such as The Louvre.
- Homestay option : conveniently situated (25 km south of Paris).
- Hostel option : an international hostel conveniently located in central Paris.

SAMPLE PLANNING
DAY 1 arrival and transfer to host families or residence
DAY 2 French lessons / guided tour of Paris
DAY 3 French lessons / The Eiffel Tower / The Champs Elysées
DAY 4 French lessons/ Notre Dame de Paris, The Marais (Place des Vosges)
DAY 5 French lessons / Quartier Latin (La Sorbonne, Jardin du Luxembourg)
DAY 6 departure and transfer to coach or airport


2) Discovering Toulouse
Ideally situated in the heart of Southern France, between the Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean, the cosmopolitan and enthusiastic city of Toulouse, or the Ville Rose, mixes heritage and lifestyle, great cultural events and festival pleasures.

SAMPLE PLANNING
DAY 1 arrival and transfer to host families
DAY 2 French lessons / town quizz of Toulouse, the Pink city
DAY 3 French lessons / The Space experience theme park
DAY 4 French lessons / The Fine Arts Augustins Museum
DAY 5 French lessons / river cruise on The Canal du Midi
DAY 6 departure and transfer to airport


3) The flavour of Southern France : Provence
Soak up the southern French touch, at the doorstep of Provence, next to the song of cicadas and the fields of lavender ! Pierrelatte, a nice flowery town in the south of Drôme, awaits you for an astounding stay !

SAMPLE PLANNING
DAY 1 arrival and transfer to host families 
DAY 2 tour of Pierrelatte, bakery visit + archery
DAY 3 daytrip to Avignon and Nîmes
DAY 4 school integration in local High schools
DAY 5 daytrip to the seaside resort of Ste Maries de la Mer
DAY 6 departure and transfer to the airport



4) Scenic Arcachon Bay
The Bassin d’Arcachon has everything you could wish for to seduce you. With an extraordinary diversity of natural spaces, the Bassin d’Arcachon invites you to a change of scene. The nearby Dune of Pyla is Europe’s highest sand dune, measuring 105 metres high. Bordeaux, built on the banks of the Garonne River, is  worldwide-know city.

SAMPLE PLANNING
DAY 1 Arrival and transfer to residence
DAY 2 French lessons / discover Arcachon and shopping
DAY 3 French lessons / cruise on Arcachon Bay and walk up the Dune of Pyla
DAY 4 French lessons / excursion to Bordeaux
DAY 5 French lessons / bowling and free time
DAY 6 Check out and departure


5) Historic Angers
Angers is a pleasant and green city in the historic Loire Valley. You can’t miss the impressive château that dominates this lively town, built from 1231. There are a number of places well worth visiting in Angers, you will come across the great treasures of France ! Outside the city, Terra Botanica is a giant garden theme park.

SAMPLE PLANNING
DAY 1 Arrival and transfer to host families

DAY 2 French lessons / Tour of Angers - castle, cathedral, treasure hunt & shopping
DAY 3 day trip to Terra Botanica theme park
DAY 4 French lessons / Brissac Castle
DAY 5 French lessons / Aquavita leisure and swimming centre
DAY 6 Departure


Activities
Excursions and activities included are samples and can be modified on request.


Accommodation & meals
Depending on the region, participants can stay with a host family, live in a residence or in holiday bungalows. Full board is included with packed lunch.


Terms of participation
- be between 12 and 18 ½ years old
- have a basic knowledge of French and take the courses seriously


Financial Terms
We are happy to offer tailor-made programs, feel free to contact us and we will work out an estimate for your group !