France Opal Coast

Matching you with your perfect trip to the Opal Coast

Just a quick hop over the Channel, the Opal Coast and the region of Northern France is a popular choice for schools who wish to visit what is sometimes known as the “Real France”.

Home to many historic sites and monuments, it’s a great destination for your students to learn and enjoy the French culture first hand.

The School Travel Company will organise a tailored school trip to Opal Coast suited to your needs.

Opal Coast 3 Nights

One of our most popular tours in France, this tour provides the perfect duration for exploring the wonders of Northern France.

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World Wars I & II – 2 Nights

This tour gives your students a great chance to visit key areas affected in both the Great War and the Second World War in the Northern France region.

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Opal Coast Language Studies Tour

A great way for your students to embrace the French culture and practise their language skills as part of an educational school trip to this region.

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Opal Coast Day Trip

For schools not too far from Folkestone, the Opal Coast is a great introduction to France, with Boulogne, Le Touquet, and other towns easily accessible. A variety of fun and interesting visits await you.

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France Christmas Markets 1 Night

Lille is the perfect destination to bring your students to experience the authentic and magical atmosphere of a traditional Christmas market. The city of Lille hosts one of the most famous Christmas markets with over 50 stalls selling traditional and regional crafts, cuisine and gifts.

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France Christmas Markets 2 Nights

Lille is a wonderful destination to experience a traditional French Christmas market. This tour gives you a chance to visit Lille Christmas Market, one of the most famous Christmas markets in the area as well as Amiens Christmas market, both of which are traditionally festive!

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Opal Coast 2 Nights

This tour provides an introduction to the alluring French culture that is prominent throughout this region. A great tour which is popular with many Primary School groups.

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Visit and taste the real France

Our Opal Coast Accommodation

Centre Européen de Séjour

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A truly superb, modern youth hostel located just 5 minutes from the port and with easy access to the beach, it makes this a great choice of base for many of our school groups.

With single, twin and triple rooms available, which have private en-suite bathrooms, this accommodation is our most popular when visiting to this area. The dining room holds 120 people which is great for educational groups and it offers a wide range of food to cater for all. This accommodation can provide meeting rooms and classrooms if needed with projectors and screens, which is great for learning.