Holiday activities

CAMPS AT EPFL (4-9 years old) (new offer since summer 2020)

CAMPS AT UNIL (9-12 years old)

  • Science Outreach Department, EPFL

    Workshops, courses and camps organized by EPFL’s Science Outreach Department (SPS).

  • CSS Academy, Centre Sport et Santé du Service des Sports UNIL-EPFL

    multiple sport activities by the day for children aged 8 to 12 for children aged 8 to 12 (information)

  • Sports Center, UniL

    Discover laser sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and SUP (Stand Up Paddle).


    Learn the basics of sailing (Laser and HobbieCat) and deepen your knowledge, practice manoeuvres, enjoy the pleasure of sliding on the water. For teens aged 11-18. Information: [email protected] ou [email protected]

  • Sports Center, UniL

    Ski camp in Les Diablerets. Only for 7 to 14 year old children, one of whose parents is a member of the UniL/EPFL community (information)

Activities for children aged 4 to 10 during school holidays.

These events, organised by the association Bulle d’air, take place in Lausanne. Children are welcomed from 7:45 am to 6:45 pm.

Check out the programs:

A discount price is granted for EPFL members. Therefore please enter your @epfl email address when registering.

You will find more information on the website

The Lausanne City Youth and Leisure Office offers activities during the school holidays, ranging from camps in the mountains to daily options.

The website of the French Speaking Group for Youth Activities (GRAJ) provides a directory of holiday camps in the French-speaking part of Switzerland.

In many communes, there is a PASSEPORT-VACANCES for youngsters. Children of school age thereby have the opportunity of participating a multitude of activities which usually take place in a day. On the Pro Juventute website you will find information about “Holidays-Passports” in your area.

Here is a non-exhaustive list of holiday activities by the day/half day.

Circus workshops:

  • Chavannes-près-Renens (Métro Crochy), offered by the Circus SchoolKids Up;
  • Bercher, offered by the Circus School C’est le Cirque;
  • Ecublens, offered by the Circus School Shanju;

Daily activities and holiday camps organised by ProNatura

Holiday activites by “Les graines de Curieux” in Ecublens

Daily holiday activities in St-Sulpice offered by Ecoline;

“Discovering horses” holiday workshops for children aged 6 to 10 years old, Cery Farm;

English camps offered by the Key English School in Geneva, Vaud and Valais;

Bricks 4 Kidz® holiday activities are an educational and fun way for children to spend their school break with the LEGO® bricks; in St-Sulpice.

Camps and daily activities offered by MJSR

Camps organised by AJN in Nyon

Do not hesitate to tell us about other holiday camps you may have heard of!!!