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With its healthy gastronomic reputation and close historical ties with Britain, it’s no surprise that Normandy is a great destination for groups studying food technology!
Your food technology school trip to Normandy will include a variety of visits that will provide your students with a better understanding of what French cuisine is all about. You can visit a snail farm, where your students will learn all about this delicacy and can even try one for themselves!You’ll also be able to visit one of Normandy’s beautiful little market towns, or a traditional French bakery, where you’ll learn about the bread-making process and get some hands-on experience!
Arrive in Calais
Arrive in Normandy in time for evening meal
Visit a snail farm
Visit Normandy Caramels
Visit Chocolate Museum Drakkar
Visit Asnelles Biscuit Factory
Visit Les Co-Pains bakery
Visit Graindorge Cheese Factory
Evening meal at accommodation
Games on the beach
Visit local markets
Arrive back at school
- 3 nights' half-board accommodation
- Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
- Detailed information pack
- Free staff place ratio 1:8
- Itinerary planning service
- Motorway tolls and taxes
- Return Channel crossings
- Return executive coach travel
- Vamoos travel app - giving you access to all your trip documents on your phone or tablet
- VAT at current rates to tour operators
Chocolate Museum 'Drakkar'
Did you know that it was in Central America that 'xoxoalt', the ancestor of the chocolate we know and love… Read More
Christian Drouin Calvados Distillery
The visit consits of an explanatory tour of the fabrication process of cider, Pommeau and Calvados and ends up with… Read More
Ferme aux Escargots - Snail Farm
Visit a snail farm and learn all about this French delicacy. In addition to learning about the breeding of snails,… Read More
Graindorge Cheese Factory
Located in the very heart of the Pays d’Auge, La Fromagerie Graindorge is the only independent company which produces Pont-l'évêque,… Read More
Les Chevres de la Saffrie
During your visit to Monsieur Martin's Goat Farm, you will have the chance to stroke, feed and milk the goats!… Read More
Les Co-Pains Bakery
In the bakery, children actively participate in the bread making process; using natural yeast and kneading the dough by hand.… Read More
Les Sablés d'Asnelles Biscuit Factory
Come and visit a traditional biscuit factory and witness the traditional way of making the famous french "Sables" biscuits.… Read More
Isigny Caramels are made from the finest quality produce of the Normandy region: whole milk, butter, and cream. Cooked together… Read More
Arromanches 360 Cinema
'The Price of Freedom' shown in this innovative 360-degree cinema, blends original documentary film of the invasion with pictures of… Read More
Justifiably famous as one of the most extraordinary artefacts to survive from the eleventh century, the Bayeux Tapestry is a… Read More
La Cité de la Mer
La Cité de la Mer is situated on the site of the old Transatlantic Railway Terminal in Cherbourg and is… Read More
Mont Saint-Michel Abbey
The long history of Mont Saint-Michel is thought to date back to 708AD when Aubert, Bishop of Avranches had a… Read More
Situated on a fine, sandy beach, the centre has a lounge, classrooms and a restaurant, together with a leisure and games area. It also provides outdoor activities such as mini-golf, tennis and sailing. Indoor facilities include table tennis, pool and karaoke. Students will be accommodated in twin, triple or quad rooms all with en-suite facilities. A lift makes for easy access to the 3 floors.
UNCMT Berniers-sur-Mer is an excellent school group centre located just 400m from Juno beach. The centre is set in private walled grounds with a resident centre director to help facilitate a great trip.Students are accommodated in multi bedded rooms with teachers in twins or singles. Each room has en-suite facilities. Meals are served in a separate dining room.Other facilities, which are perfect for school groups, include a classroom/activity room, a large TV/table tennis room, a separate area for teachers, a volleyball court and a boules pitch.
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