The amazing location of Alpadia Montreux-Riviera, by the lake and at the foot of the mountains, makes it possible for us to propose an abundance of thrilling activities. Every weekday afternoon time is dedicated to sportive, creative or cultural activities, giving you the chance to discover the region, enjoy yourself, get to know your fellow campers, have lots of fun and apply your French language skills outside the classroom.
- Standard included activities
Thanks to the lakeside location, many leisure activities revolve around the water and beach. From a game of mini-golf to volleyball, from swimming to a traditional game of petanque, from shopping and sightseeing in Lausanne to speeding down waterslides at an amusement park, we will keep you active and engaged daily with our rich activity programme.
Optional complementary activities
Three times a week, students who have booked a Premium+ activity spend the afternoon in Creative arts, Adrenalin or Watersports plus classes.
- Premium+ Adrenalin
Hold on tight as your adventure begins here! Leysin offers mountain biking, dirty scoot and a toboggan run on a 3000m high glacier. Montreux proposes lasershooting, karting and accrobranche.
- Premium+ Watersports
Take advantage of Switzerland's largest lake and get wet either waterskiing, stand-up paddling or sailing in 1-2 person boats.
- Premium+ Creative Arts
Design your own personal t-shirt or bag, develop a piece of graffiti art or work on a self-portrait using a variety of techniques.
Montreux's exceptional setting on Lake Geneva, surrounded by the Swiss Alps, means that there is a whole host of exciting things to do and place to visit in the region.
- Cailler Chocolate Factory
Get immersed in the wonderful world of chocolate and taste some of Cailler's locally produced delicacies.
- Gruyères Town & Cheese Factory
Stroll around the quaint village of Gruyères and visit its cheese factory to discover the steps involved in making this world famous Swiss specialty.
- Labyrinth Adventure Park
Explore a world full of fun games and themed activities where students can venture into an extensive labyrinth and discover other attractions.
Spend an exhilarating day at this water park by the lake, where thrills and adrenalin rushes are most definitely on the menu!
- Château de Chillon
Discover this unique Roman castle island set on the banks of Lake Geneva, whose history dates back to the 12th century.
- Lausanne town
Hike around the hilly town of Lausanne, the Olympic capital of the world, home to many international organisations and the Olympic Museum.
- Bex Salt Mines
Enter the impressive salt mines of Bex, a small town at the base of the mountains, where the region’s supply of salt originates.