Holiday activities


Des enfants dans une forêt durant un camp organisé par l'UNIL et l'EPFL

Holiday Activities

@EPFL (4-9 years old) all year round // @UNIL (9-12 years old) Summer

Des enfants durant un camp organisé par le Service de promotion des sciences de l'EPFL

Scientific and technical camps

Offered by the Science Outreach Department, an opportunity to learn about science and technology.

Des enfants durant un camp de la CSS Academy, à Dorigny


UNIL Sport and Health Centre: Sports to choose from, a week at your choice

Off campus


L’écoline offers activities for children aged 2 to 7 years.
Storytelling afternoons proposed by Valentina Ospina from l’écoline

Ateliers Bulles d’air

Bulles d’air camps are for children aged 3 to 13 at a reduced price for EPFL employees and students. From August 2024, after-school activities for children aged 4 to 10 will be offered.

Further activities

The Lausanne City offers activities during the school holidays.

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.

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

  • Daily holiday activities in St-Sulpice offered by Ecoline;
  • Chavannes-près-Renens (Métro Crochy), offered by the Circus School Kids Up;
  • Ecublens, offered by the Circus School Shanju;
  • Daily activities and holiday camps organised by ProNatura;
  • Holiday activites by “Les graines de Curieux” in Ecublens;
  • “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