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Culture & Language Voyage to Quebec City

Quebec City

Spend 7 Days in historic Quebec City!

Explore Quebec City’s beauty and charm while improving your French language skills. Morning French classes at Edu-Inter will be paired with afternoon activities to discover the city’s vibrant cultural scene and important historic sites. You’ll make new friends and experience life à la québécoise!

Activities include:

  • Morning French classes at the school Edu-Inter
  • Daily afternoon discovery activities, which include:
    • Guided tour of Quebec City
    • Visit to the Château Frontenac
    • Cruise on the St. Lawrence River
    • Weekly ticket to the Quebec Summer Music Festival (Festival d’été de Québec)
  • Excursion to Ste. Anne de Beaupré

Limited space!

Download Trip Calendar (pdf)

Trip Package
Starting at $3,000 USD per person

    • Choice of round-trip airfare (New York-Quebec City) or buy your own ticket
    • Housing with a host family (breakfast & dinner included) or accommodation in a hotel (breakfast included)
    • Transportation from and to airport at destination
    • Local transportation

This trip is open to all levels!

Questions? Please contact Guillaume Lefèvre, Pedagogical Director, at glefevre@fiaf.org or 646-388-6626.

Culture & Language Voyage to Quebec City for Teens

Teens are invited to travel to Quebec City this summer to discover a new culture, improve their French, meet new friends, and live à la québécoise!

Teens will enjoy an unforgettable French immersion experience during this 7-day trip. Each morning, they will take French lessons at Edu-Inter. In the afternoons and evenings, they will explore the city’s vibrant cultural scene and important historic sites.

Activities include:

  • Guided tour of Quebec City
  • Visit to the Château Frontenac
  • Beach Samuel de Champlain
  • Kayaking in the Vallée de la Jacques Cartier
  • And much more…

Must be aged between 15 and 17 years old.

Limited space!

Download Trip Calendar (pdf)

Trip Package
Starting at $3,900 USD per person

  • Round-trip economy flight to Quebec City from New York
  • Morning French classes at the school Edu-Inter
  • Transportation from and to airport at destination
  • Local transportation
  • 3 meals a day
  • Weekly ticket to the Quebec Summer Music Festival (Festival d’été de Québec)
  • French Certificate

Your choice:

  • Accommodation in a hotel or in the University Laval Residence

This trip is open to all levels!

Questions? Please contact Guillaume Lefèvre, Pedagogical Director, at glefevre@fiaf.org or 646-388-6626.

Summer Fun in French Camps for Toddlers:
Les Petits Champions

Welcome to the Summer Games at FIAF!

This summer, your toddlers will learn, laugh and have fun in French with the Summer Games. Each week’s camp will focus on a city that has hosted the Games, with lessons themed around the geography and the culture of the hosting country, a type of game, and other related aspects of the Games. From the creation of the Olympics in Athens to the future Games in Los Angeles, children will make stops in Greece, Mexico, Australia, China, Brazil, Japan, France and the United States. They will learn about the symbols, values and mascots of each host city, a vast range of vocabulary related not only to sports, but also to food, numbers, shapes and colors, animals, architecture, music, clothing, and more. Best of all, they will learn how to work together and collaborate just like the champion teams will do in Paris this summer! See you at the Games!

Whether your child is brand new to French or already fluent, these day camps will help them learn and improve their French while having fun and making new friends.

This half-day and full-day summer program is an excellent opportunity for toddlers and parents to get a taste of our à petits pas Excellence program offered fall through spring.

The FIAF Montclair Advantage

  • An authentic French-language immersive approach that will benefit all children whether they are complete beginners, native French speakers, or somewhere in between.
  • Small groups (5 to 12 kids) to ensure maximum interaction
  • New exciting themes each week. Sign up for all 8 weeks for maximum fun and learning!

Ages: Children must be at least 3 years old when the session starts and no older than 5 years old (children born between September 1, 2018 and June 27, 2020). They should be toilet-trained and accustomed to separation.

Summer Fun in French Day Camps for Kids:
Les Champions

Welcome to the Summer Games at FIAF!

This summer, your children will learn, laugh and have fun in French with the Summer Games. Each week’s camp will focus on a city that has hosted the Games, with lessons themed around the geography and the culture of the hosting country, a type of game, famous athletes, and other related aspects of the Games. From the creation of the Olympics in Athens to the future Games in Los Angeles, children will make stops in Greece, Mexico, Australia, China, Brazil, Japan, France and the United States. They will learn about the symbols, values and mascots of each host city, a vast range of vocabulary related not only to sports, but also to food, numbers, shapes and colors, animals, architecture, music, clothing, and more. Best of all, they will learn how to work together and collaborate just like the champion teams will do in Paris this summer! See you at the Games!

Open to all levels of French including native French-speaking kids. Whether your child is brand new to French or already proficient, these day camps will help them learn and improve their French while having fun and making new friends.

The FIAF Montclair Advantage

  • An authentic French-language immersive approach that will benefit all children whether they are complete beginners, native French speakers, or somewhere in between.
  • New exciting themes each week. Sign up for all 8 weeks for maximum fun and learning!

Culture & Language Voyage to Bordeaux

This event is sold out!
Spend 9 Days in the Historic City of Bordeaux!

Explore Bordeaux’s beauty and charm while improving your French language skills. Morning French classes at the Alliance Française de Bordeaux will be paired with afternoon activities to discover the region’s vibrant cultural scene and important historic sites. You’ll make new friends and experience life à la française!

Activities include:

  • Morning French classes at the Alliance Française de Bordeaux
  • Daily afternoon discovery activities, which include:
    • Guided tour of Bordeaux
    • Wine & cheese tasting
    • Visit to St. Émilion
  • A full day excursion to Dune du Pyla, the tallest sand dune in Europe, in the seaside town of Arcachon

Limited space!

Download Trip Calendar (pdf)

Trip Package
Starting at $3,500 USD per person

    • Choice of round-trip airfare (New York-Bordeaux) or buy your own ticket
    • Housing with a host family (breakfast & dinner included) or accommodation in a résidence hotelière (breakfast included)
    • Transportation from and to airport at destination
    • Local transportation

This trip is open to all levels!

Questions? Please contact Guillaume Lefèvre, Pedagogical Director, at glefevre@fiaf.org or 646-388-6626.

French Cooking Class at Pistache NYC

“We loved the baking class at Pistache, Chef Nicolas was a wonderful teacher and our products are delicious.” -Sue G.

FIAF is proud to partner with Pistache NYC to offer three different French pastry making workshops! Learn how to make croissants, madeleines, macarons, pain au lait, and financiers while improving your French.

Held at Pistache NYC’s professional kitchen in Brooklyn, these three-hour workshops are taught by chef Nicolas Buchot who will instruct students in making authentic French pastries, while also discussing their history and place in French culture. Executive chef Buchot was born in France and classically trained in the art of baking pasties. He was a finalist in the 2011 “Best Young Baker of France” contest and has worked in France, Mexico, Estonia and NYC’s Maison Kayser before joining Pistache.

Classes are offered at the A1/A2 level and B1+ level.

All levels are offered during the week and on Saturdays, and are limited to 6 participants. Options include croissants, madeleines & macarons, and pain au lait & financiers.

Level A1/A2 workshops are taught in French and English.
Level B1+ workshops are taught exclusively in French.

Summer Immersion Classes for Cadets

Start your child in a new language or boost their scholastic performance in French with FIAF’s Cadets!

Our multidisciplinary approach encourages interactions in French with role playing everyday tasks to awaken young teens’ interest and imaginations. FIAF’s Cadets focus on developing oral communication, including both listening comprehension and speaking skills. Teens will additionally build a solid foundation in reading and writing in French at a beginner, intermediate, and advanced level while learning strategies to become a more independent foreign language learner. The Cadets curriculum integrates preparation for the DELF JUNIOR exams.

Our curriculum consists of sixteen consecutive tiers from Beginner to Advanced level: 101, 102, 103, 104, 201, 202, 203, 204, 301, 302, 303, 304, 401, 402, 403, 404.

Summer Immersion Classes for Juniors

Start your child in a new language or boost their scholastic performance in French with FIAF’s Juniors!

Our multidisciplinary approach promotes interactions in French through role playing everyday tasks to awaken teens’ interest and imaginations. FIAF’s Juniors focus on developing oral communication, including both listening comprehension and speaking skills. Your child will additionally build a solid foundation in reading and writing in French at a beginner and intermediate level and learn strategies to become a more independent foreign language learner. The Juniors curriculum integrates preparation for the DELF JUNIOR exams.

Our curriculum consists of eight consecutive tiers from Beginner to Advanced Beginner levels: 101, 102, 103, 104, 201, 202, 203, 204.

Culture & Language Voyage to Normandy and Paris

This event is sold out!

Start Your Summer with an Exploration of Paris and the Normandy Region!

Discover the beauty and diversity of Normandy while improving your French language skills. Morning French classes at the Alliance Française de Rouen will be paired with afternoon activities to discover the region’s vibrant cultural scene and important historic sites. You’ll make new friends and experience life à la française!

Activities include:

  • One weekend in Paris, with trips to the Eiffel Tower, Montmartre and more
  • Morning French classes at the Alliance Française de Rouen
  • Daily afternoon discovery activities, which include:
    • Guided tour of Rouen
    • Visit to Monet’s Gardens in Giverny
    • A cooking class
  • A full-day excursion to Mont Saint-Michel, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Limited space!

Download Trip Calendar (pdf)

Trip Package
Starting at $4,500 USD per person

    • Choice of round-trip airfare (New York-Paris) or buy your own ticket
    • Housing at the Radisson hotel or accommodation in a résidence hotelière
    • Transportation from and to airport at destination
    • Local transportation
    • Breakfast included

This trip is open to all levels!

Questions? Please contact Guillaume Lefèvre, Pedagogical Director, at glefevre@fiaf.org or 646-388-6626.

Culture & Language Voyage to Biarritz
for Juniors (grades 9-12)

Teens are invited to an unforgettable week-long trip to Biarritz with FIAF and France Langue!

Teens will discover a new culture, improve their French, meet new friends, and live à la Française with a welcoming host family this summer.

Each morning, teens will immerse themselves in French at France Langue’s beautiful campus, and then participate in cultural activities around the city, including hitting the beach*. Surf’s up!

Price: $7,300 USD
Includes airfare, accommodation, and all activities.

Sat, Aug 12–Sat, Aug 19, 2023

Mornings:

  • French Class at France Langue Biarritz

Afternoon/Evening Activities:

  • Four surfing lessons
  • Guided tour of Biarritz
  • Visit of the Aquarium and Cité de l’Océan Museum

*Please note that all attendees must already know how to swim.