Welcome to Holiday Camp Switzerland
Holiday Camps for 10 to 17 year old children and teens
Language courses in English, French, German and Chinese as foreign languages are an important but fun part of the programs and campers may take one or two language classes per session.
All sports and activities at Holiday Camp Switzerland (HCS) are aimed towards developing the talents and physical fitness of each camper. They are varied in order to enhance the abilities of the individual as well as those of the group.
Cultural and fun; our excursions include visiting a Chocolate factory, a legendary Cheese factory, hot alpine spa’s, boat adventures in hidden caves, Bern the capital of Switzerland plus more!
About Holiday Camp Switzerland
Holiday Camp Switzerland (HCS) is a privately owned and operated camp in the Swiss Alps, for boys and girls from all over the World, from 10 to 17 years of age. Holiday Camp Switzerland (HCS) has employed Swiss traditions in the development of physical and intellectual achievement.
The philosophy of the camp is to provide both an outdoor and healthy living experience, through sport, activity and learning in a creative and wholesome environment. Through the wide range of activities offered, our campers are enriched in mind, body and spirit.
Being an international camp, each camper has the opportunity to broaden their outlook on life by meeting people from different countries and varied backgrounds. The combination of recreational, educational and social activities with co-operative living enables each camper to acquire maturity and independence essential to their own well-being. By respecting others, our campers develop a better understanding of democratic ideals and responsible citizenship.
Holiday Camp Switzerland (HCS) provides a unique opportunity to understand oneself better by living with others in beautiful surroundings, which are full of happiness and learning.
10 Good Reasons to choose Holiday Camp Switzerland (HCS)
Our dynamic teaching team aims to make learning enjoyable- Although lessons are intensive, they are delivered in a relaxed atmosphere, ensuring excellent results in a short period of time. All students get a diploma at the end of the camp!
Our camp is in the Swiss Alps in a very pretty alpine resort. Surrounded by the Alps which will give you the chance to view the highest mountains of Europe!
Cultural Trips – Cities and Villages
What make HCS so different from other camps are our weekly exciting cultural trips! Every camper will have the chance to visit the capital city of Switzerland, Berne and the landscapes of the Gruyeres region. You will also visit the city of Montreux and its famous castle and the medieval town of Sion.
Cultural Trip – Swiss Products
You will learn a lot about Switzerland and its culture. Each camper will have the chance to visit a famous Swiss chocolate factory (and eat as much chocolate as you wish at the end of the visit!), a cheese factory (with degustation of some of the best cheese) and many museums!
Swiss Mountain Hut Overnight
In order to share with you a true Swiss alpine experience, you will hike with our professional team to a Swiss traditional hut at an altitude of 2500 meters to spend one night there, sharing a traditional Swiss meal!
Fun Activities – Sport, Art or Peace
Intensive morning classes call for relaxation and recreation in the afternoon. Whether you’re interested in sports and other physical activities or prefer some artistic or games activities, or prefer to take it easy, there are plenty of possibilities.
Hot Springs in Alpine Panorama
The region of Valais is very famous for its natural hot springs bath. As our special guest, we want to share this special and very relaxing experience with you. Every week, we will visit some natural hot springs where you will have the opportunity to swim in various alpine pool!
A delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet is prepared everyday by our team of professional chefs. Many barbecues and special theme parties are organized during the camp!
Park Adventure or Zermatt
Each other week, participants receive complimentary admission to the Park adventure in Evionnaz or/and visit Zermatt, to look at the Matterhorn mountain!
In the Education Business since 1979
Our organization is in the education business since 1979. We are associated with the Ardevaz group, member of the Swiss Federation of Private Schools.