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Step into a world where language comes alive amidst the stunning landscapes and vibrant culture of the French Basque Country. Our platform is your key to orchestrating an unforgettable linguistic journey for your students.

BLCI offers a seamless experience for educators keen on organizing a French language immersion in the heart of the Basque Country. From meticulously crafted language programs to a myriad of cultural experiences, our aim is to make your planning process smooth and your students' stay unforgettable.

Explore our offerings, browse through the diverse linguistic and cultural activities, and envision your students thriving in an environment that seamlessly blends education with exploration. Let this platform be your guide as you plan a linguistic escapade that transcends textbooks and traditional learning.

Thank you for considering us as your partner in providing a linguistic and cultural odyssey for your students. Let the adventure begin!

Research the Bask Country 

Explore the unique charm and cultural richness of the French Basque Country! Nestled between the Pyrenees Mountains and the Bay of Biscay, this region offers a captivating blend of traditional Basque heritage and modern French influences.

Embark on a journey of discovery as you delve into the distinct architecture, delectable cuisine, and vibrant festivals that define this picturesque corner of France. Whether you're drawn to the lively streets of Bayonne, the serene beauty of Saint-Jean-de-Luz, or the iconic cliffs of Biarritz, each town tells its own story in the tapestry of the Basque Country.

Uncover the secrets of Basque gastronomy, indulge in the colorful festivities, and wander through charming villages steeped in history. From the unique Basque language to the spirited Pelota games, every aspect of this region invites exploration.

Dive into the research, and let the allure of the French Basque Country inspire your imagination. Discover a land where tradition meets modernity, and where the beauty of the landscape mirrors the warmth of its people. 

Start your research now and uncover the hidden gems of this captivating destination

Contact us

To provide you with a tailored quote for your school's linguistic stay, simply fill out the form below. Our dedicated team is committed to creating a customized and enriching program that aligns with your educational goals.

Don't miss the chance to inspire your students through language, culture, and adventure. 
Request a quote, and let us pave the way for an educational experience they'll cherish for a lifetime.

Thank you for considering our language school for your students' linguistic journey. We look forward to welcoming you to Biarritz!

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Start putting together your itinerary 

As you plan an unforgettable linguistic journey for your students, consider the boundless possibilities that the enchanting Basque Country holds. Craft a tailor-made tourist itinerary that intertwines language acquisition with cultural exploration and sportive activities, creating lasting memories for your students.

Our team is here to assist you in curating an enriching program that aligns with your educational objectives. From language-focused excursions to engaging cultural activities, we'll help you design a journey that captures the essence of the Basque Country.

Prepare to ignite the curiosity of your students as they navigate the vibrant streets and absorb the rich heritage of this distinctive region. Let us work together to create an immersive linguistic and cultural experience that will leave a lasting impact on your students.

Embark on this educational adventure, and let the Basque Country be the canvas for your students' linguistic and cultural exploration.

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Book your stay

Ready to immerse yourself in the beauty of language learning and cultural exploration? Don't miss the opportunity to secure your spot. Simply fill out the reservation form, and let the adventure begin!

Reserve your spot now by completing the form. Let's create lasting memories together, one language lesson at a time!

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Inform us with any participant's special diets

To ensure a smooth and delightful experience for your students during our upcoming school trip, we kindly invite you to provide details regarding any special dietary requirements they may have. Your input will allow us to tailor our offerings and guarantee a culinary experience that accommodates all preferences and restrictions.

Please take a moment to fill out the dietary information form, ensuring that we can create a travel experience that is inclusive and enjoyable for everyone.

Thank you for your cooperation, and we look forward to a fantastic and gastronomically satisfying journey with your students!

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Provide your list of attendies

As we will prepare for the upcoming linguistic adventure in France, we kindly request the list of students participating in the language immersion program. Your timely provision of this information will ensure smooth coordination and enhance our ability to tailor the experience to the unique needs of each student.

Please submit the student list at your earliest convenience to facilitate seamless arrangements for an enriching and memorable journey.

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Prepare your trip

Preparation for an Unforgettable Journey: Before You Go

As you embark on this exciting school journey, a few simple preparations can make all the difference. Before you go, take a moment to review our recommendations for a smooth and enjoyable experience. From packing essentials to important documents, these tips will ensure you're ready for every adventure that awaits.

Safe travels and let the journey begin!

Book your travel

You can either arrange coach travel from the UK or use local French transport companies
Contact us for further information on this. 

Take a look at our Where We Are to find out more about travel options for crossing the Channel.

What to bring

  • A first aid kit, including insect repellent in the summer.
  • At least one mobile phone for the group leaders.
  • Wet weather gear and suitable outdoor shoes.
  • Some euros as a contingency fund (if you need to go to a doctor or chemist, they will require upfront payment).
  • Each person should bring at least one towel, and their own toiletries.
  • The Centre and the accommodations are fitted with French plugs, so adaptors are needed.

Promote your trip

Consent forms.
Before you set off make sure you have received all relevant consent forms from parents and guardians including permission for the use of photographs by the centre.

Information Evening.
We recommend that you host an information evening for parents whose children are taking part in this visit to BLCI. It is an opportunity to provide parents with the information they need, answer any questions and show them where they are going.

Overall Responsibilities

We expect group leaders to be responsible for and deal with disciplinary problems that arise within their group.
Teachers are responsible for administering any medication the pupils are currently taking.
Please inform us in advance if any of your pupils have severe medical problems, or other, that we need to know about.

Test your students' level

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A language learning experience that transcends boundaries

BLCI offers unique programs that seamlessly blend French lessons with invigorating physical activities and rich cultural explorations.

Imagine starting your day with an immersive French class, followed by an afternoon of surfing on the iconic beaches of Biarritz or hiking through the lush landscapes of the French Basque Country. Delve into language acquisition while savoring the vibrant local culture through culinary workshops, guided tours, and more.

Whether your students are language enthusiasts seeking a dynamic learning environment or thrill-seekers eager to master French while surfing the waves, our programs cater to diverse interests and learning styles.

Join us for an adventure where language, culture, and active exploration converge to create an unforgettable and overall learning experience.

Sports week

Cultural week

Welcome to an extraordinary linguistic experience that goes beyond the classroom. Our language program seamlessly combines immersive French lessons with the exploration of the captivating landscapes and rich culture of the French Basque Country.

Eco week

Welcome to our week-long French language immersion program with a unique twist – a focus on ecology! At our language school, we believe in the power of language learning to inspire positive change. Over the next seven days, you will not only enhance your French language skills but also delve into the fascinating world of environmental consciousness.

Embark on a transformative linguistic journey with us! Ready to explore the Basque Country and its culture? Click below to request a personalized quote for your language immersion experience. Let's turn your desire to learn into an unforgettable adventure. Click now to begin your journey!

Satisfaction questionnaire

Your valuable insights and feedback are essential in helping us continually improve the experience for both you and your students. Please take a few moments to share your thoughts on your recent stay in Biarritz and the effectiveness of the program. Your input will play a crucial role in shaping future language immersion opportunities. Thank you for your time and dedication to providing an enriching language learning experience for your students. 

We look forward to hearing about your experiences and working together to enhance our programs.