Adventure in Northern France at château du tertre for secondary schools

A different side of France

It’s the French trip that gives you more!

At the crossroads of Normandy, Brittany and The Loire, the PGL Château du Tertre is where you can enjoy the transformational adventure activities in combination with the history and culture of France.

Located in a beautiful rural setting, you’ll enjoy comfortable accommodation, superb facilities and a range of on-site adventure activities designed to develop and improve confidence and team building. You can combine your adventure programme with excursions to places of interest such as local markets, Fougères Château and Mont Saint-Michel - a great way for your students to learn about France and French culture.


Four one-and-a-half-hour sessions of thrilling activities per day are delivered by our highly trained staff, who also provide full support to you and your group throughout the day, including evening entertainment programmes!

In addition, you can choose to include a range of local cultural excursions and also a linguistic element to your course if you wish.

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A typical itinerary for this course

Sample programme for an 8 day Adventure in Northern France course for Secondary Schools
  Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session 4 Evening
Day 1 Depart school, travel to France. Arrive in time for evening meal. Passport to the world
Day 2 Climbing Archery Rifle Shooting Abseiling Campfire
Day 3 Low Level Ropes Course Challenge Course Raft Building The Have-a-Go Show
Day 4 Excursion Day: e.g. St Malo and Mont St Michel Mini Olympics
Day 5 Canoeing with picnic lunch at riverside followed by an overnight bivouac. Overnight Bivouac
Day 6 Archery Vertical Challenge Raft Building Quiz Night
Day 7 Sailing Mountain Biking Survivor Disco
Day 8 Depart for home after breakfast        


  • Boules pitches
  • Classrooms
  • Disco
  • Extensive grounds for volleyball, basketball and football
  • Wi-Fi access for teachers
  • Large screen (for films)
  • On-site activity bases
  • Pool tables
  • Bar
  • Teachers’ lounge with complimentary tea and coffee
  • Table football and games machines
  • Shop
  • Sports hall


  • Students - Rooms sleep 4-8 in bunk beds with en suite facilities or toilets and showers nearby
  • Teachers - Twin, en suite rooms with hot drink facilities

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