Le Chateau des Enfants



This highly international camp combines French, Italian or English language instruction with an array of traditional recreational activities. Boys and girls take two daily lessons (in groups of four to six students) in the target language. Thematically designed lessons incorporate drama and singing periods as learning tools. Swimming, sports, and arts and crafts are all offered on a daily basis.

General Info

Name Le Chateau des Enfants
Location Montagnola-Lugano, Switzerland
Year-round Contacts 703-299-8150
Program Focuses & Features Basketball, Crafts, Drama, ESL, French, Italian, Soccer, Swimming
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 6-10; Day — Coed 4-10
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Betsy Newell, Director
Residential Fee SwF5950-7400 (+airfare), 3-4 weeks.
Day Fee SwF3050-3550 (+airfare), 3-4 weeks.
Year Established 1969
Sponsor TASIS Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 2 sessions, 3-4 weeks long


Betsy Newell, Director