School Language Trips to The Opal Coast
The perfect stepping stone for first-time tourers
A school French trip to the Opal Coast is a beautiful introduction to the enchantments of France. Its youthful, easy-going vibes and close proximity to the UK make it ideal for younger groups, offering plenty of lesser-known opportunities for students to speak the local language.
Named so for its ever-changing landscape of greys and blues, the Opal Coast is a beach-side haven with that authentic French feel. Pretty promenades and golden sands make the perfect backdrop when conversing with the locals. And the sugary delights of local chocolateries and confiseries only sweeten the deal.
Our Recommended Itinerary
Here’s what your trip could look like
Depart by coach
Arrive and explore Boulogne-sur-Mer
Le Touquet and Chocolaterie de Beussent-Lachelle
Confiserie Becasuc and Café le Paris Plage
Fun Files quiz
Nausicaa Sea Life Centre
Depart by coach and Channel crossing
- Coaching for the duration of your tour
- Full board accommodation
- Travel insurance
- Free staff place ratio 1:10
- 24/7 support
- Vamoos travel app & info pack
- Tailor-made itinerary
- Motorway tolls and taxes
- Chocolaterie de Beussent-Lachelle
- Confiserie Becasuc
- Nausicaa Sea Life Centre
- Le Touquet
- Dedicated Tour Manager
- Hoodies and Polo Shirts
Popular places to stay in Opal Coast
- Short walk from the centre of Le Touquet
- Multi, quad, triple, twin and single bed rooms
- Games room with pool table
- En-suite facilities
- Restaurant and bar
- Outdoor terrace with seating
- Games room with pool table
- Grab a bite to eat in the restaurant
- Relax with a drink in the bar
- Soak up the sun on the outdoor terrace
- Play a game of pool
- Walk to Le Touquet for shopping and sightseeing
Perfect for all ages and stages of secondary education
- Art & architecture
- Food & drink
- Travel & tourism
Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From bespoke language tuition to dedicated Tour Managers, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your students.
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Because choice is what makes life interesting
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If you’re searching for art, cultural heritage and architecture, think Paris for your next language trip!
What our customers say
Mr David Bell
A well organised tour giving the pupils varied and high quality experiences.
Huddersfield Grammar School
Mr Jim Dellar
A massively rewarding experience for all the students involved
Hitchin Girls' School
FAQs about this tour
Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
What do I need to do to ensure safe travel for my group?
Information is available from your Local Authority on what is expected from party leaders on a trip. In addition, we are happy to assist you in ensuring that you have all of the necessary information to successfully assess risks and ensure a safe trip for you and your group. Further advice and information can be found on the OEAP National Guidance website.
Do you provide risk assessments for the visits you offer?
You can download our Generic Risk Management Handbook which will help you complete your risk assessment for your school or Local Authority. The aim of the handbook is to provide all tour leaders with supportive suggestions to help raise awareness to risk, suggest control measures to help mitigate the risk and manage risk pro-actively. For further assistance, please speak to a member of our team who will be happy to help.
What does our insurance cover us for?
Our insurance providers offer comprehensive cover to our groups for the duration of their tour and is tailored specifically for schools, with specialist insurance policies for individual tour types. As with any insurance cover, it is vital that you read through the terms and conditions and that you declare any relevant information as requested. Please see our insurance page for further information and to see what is covered. For groups opting to take their own insurance, we highly recommend that you read all inclusions and exclusions prior to departure.
Is all of your accommodation audited in advance?
Yes, all of our accommodation is audited prior to us offering it to a group. The criterion of these audits is governed by the School Travel Forum (STF). It is important to remember that each country is governed by their own standards and laws and these may differ from UK law. However, we require our accommodation to meet our standards as a minimum. We work with the hotels and agents to endeavour to ensure that our standards are met.
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