Sunny Montpellier is a lively university city and a fantastic choice for a French school trip!

This is particularly the case if your students are preparing for exams, as we're able to arrange language lessons combined with a rich and exciting cultural activities programme, for total French immersion.

Our French language school in Montpellier is located in the city centre, close to the Place de la Comédie. All teachers are fully-qualified native speakers who will tailor the lesson content to meet your requirements. And your students will enjoy a fantastic cultural activities programme which will encourage them to practise using their French with native speakers. 

Suggested Itinerary (5 days, 4 nights)

Day Morning Summary Afternoon Summary Evening Summary

Flight to Montpellier

Transfer to accommodation

Evening meal at accommodation


French lessons at language school

Guided walking tour

Evening meal at accommodation


French lessons at language school

Excursion to Nîmes and entry to Roman amphitheatre

Evening meal at accommodation


French lessons at language school

Ten pin bowling, ice skating or cinema

Evening meal at accommodation


French lessons at language school

Transfer to airport

Flight to UK

5 days, 4 nights Price from £595 pp
  • 4 nights' hotel accommodation
  • 16 x 45-minute French lessons in closed groups
  • Access to the Vamoos app to download all tour-related travel documents
  • Airport tax and passenger duty at current rates
  • ATOL protected return flights from the UK
  • Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • Detailed information pack
  • End of course certificates
  • Guided walking tour of Montpellier
  • Return transfers in resort
  • Use of school materials and resources
  • VAT at current rates to tour operators


Educational Activities

French market in Montpellier

French market in Montpellier

Give your students the opportunity to practise their spoken French in one of the many markets of Montpellier whilst also… Read More

Guided walking tour of Montpellier

Walking tour of Montpellier

Led by one of the many knowledgeable guides from the tourist office, this guided tour of Montpellierallows students to orientate… Read More

Paper Chase

Paper Chase

This exciting activity is run by the language school and is designed to get your students to explore Montpellier and use their French to speak with locals.… Read More

Cultural Activities

Excursion to Avignon & the Pont du Gard

Avignon & the Pont du Gard

Explore the historic city of Avignon with a full-day excursion from Montpellier by coach. Your tour will include the main… Read More

Excursion to the beach

Excursion to the beach

The coastline around Montpellier offers gently sloping beaches and a temperate climate with fishing villages, resorts and lagoons in beautiful… Read More



A delightful city and rich in Roman history, Nimes is home to a well preserved and elegant temple,La Maison Carrée,… Read More



This leisure park is located on the outskirts of Montpellier and offers a variety of amusements for students including; shopping,… Read More

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1 Creating Your Perfect Trip

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2 Launching your trip to parents and students

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3 After you've booked

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4 While you're away

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5 After your trip

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Travel memories are everlasting, and I love having a job where I can make school trips useful and interesting at the same time, taking groups to places that they otherwise might not get to visit. – Judit Eleod Tour Consultant

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We love this trip - hits our KS2 history and geography perfectly. — All Saints C of E Primary School, July 2018

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As a fully-accredited school travel company, booking with Halsbury Travel offers you complete peace of mind. Our accreditations are your guarantee that:

  • Your school trip will be fully financially protected
  • Your group's safety will be prioritised
  • Your trip will be a quality educational experience
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Safety prioritised

As an Assured Member of the School Travel Forum (STF) we have an effective Safety Management System in place.

As well as reassuring you that your group's safety will be prioritised at all times, this will also help you to meet your due diligence and reduces the amount of External Provider paperwork required.

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We are a Member of ABTA, which means we are obliged to maintain a high standard of service to you by ABTA’s Code of Conduct.

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The Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge is your reassurance that Halsbury Travel is committed to offering LOtC activities that are safe and beneficial to learning.

Financial protection for coach tours

For non-flight packages, the Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited (ABTOT) provides financial protection under The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 for Halsbury Travel (5493), and in the event of their insolvency. ABTOT cover provides for a refund in the event you have not yet travelled or repatriation if transportation was included in your package. Please note that bookings made outside the UK are only protected by ABTOT when purchased directly with Halsbury Travel. 

Financial protection for flight trips

All air tours and flights arranged by us are also **ATOL protected**. Our ATOL number is ATOL 5079. Protection extends primarily to customers who book and pay in the United Kingdom.

The Halsbury Difference

School trips designed by teachers for teachers

Originally founded by teachers in 1986 and with several former teachers in our team, we understand the pressures on you as Group Leader and work hard to relieve them.

Trips tailored to your curriculum and learning objectives

We’ll design your trip around your specific learning objectives and curriculum, to ensure it meets your particular requirements.

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