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Switzerland’s Best Winter Camps

Why choose a Winter Camp in Switzerland?


Switzerland is renowned for its hospitality, facilities and culture, as well as the quality of its winter camps and resorts. Students who attend these Swiss winter camps enjoy the beautiful setting of the Swiss Alps in a safe and rewarding environment, making friends from all over the world. With camps that last from one or two weeks to camps that last the whole winter season, there is something for everyone and for all ages.


The Best Winter Camps in Switzerland


SILC Academy Winter Leadership Camp
The Swiss International Leadership Camp & Academy offers bespoke learning and a large variety of exciting outdoor and leadership activities ranging from glacier hikes to ice climbing and from snowshoeing to skiing and snowboarding as well as ice skating tobogganing to international students from around the world, aged 10 to 17. The programme is varied, active and suitable for all fitness levels. Students stay in a luxury traditional Swiss chalet in the Gstaad Valley while participating in an activity based and purpose-designed leadership programme delivered by experienced trainers, experts and mountain guides which makes this a truly unique camp for students from all over the world in December just before Christmas.

From December 17th to December 23rd 2022
Those dates are flexible and students can also arrive and depart on other days.

Institut Monte Rosa Winter Camp
At Institut Monte Rosa winter camp, students participate in sports, outdoor activities and English and French language training. Students learn a language or perfect their linguistic skills in an international atmosphere, while participating in a programme of skiing and other sports.

From 10 January 2023 to 10 February 2023

La Garenne Winter Camps
With a focus on younger children, La Garenne’s mission is to offer academic excellence and unique adventures in a warm international family environment, full of diverse opportunities, and in a safe location. This camp features a mixture of indoor and outdoor winter activities.

From 14 January 2023 to 17 March 2023

Prefleuri International Alpine School – Summer and Winter Camps
Also with a focus on younger children, Préfleuri is located in a traditional Swiss chalet surrounded by 2 acres of natural playground. At the end of their stay at Pré Fleuri, all the children take a ski test and earn a certificate and medal. The last day of the season is dedicated to slalom race that has all the children and their parents actively participating.

From 5 January 2023 to 30 March 2023

Camp Suisse Ski Camp
Located on the Swiss-French border, Camp Suisse delivers ski and snowboard camps to schools and groups from all over the world. All ski and snowboard lessons are provided by their local Swiss Ski School, and features an exciting après ski programme in the evening.

From 12 February 2023 to 3 March 2023

Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz Winter Camp
Aimed at students from the ages of 10 to 15, the winter camp at the Lyceum Alpinum focuses heavily on ski and snowboard courses as well as other winter activities in the area around St. Moritz. Camps are available for one, two or three weeks, with or without an overnight stay.

From 12 February 2023

Les Elfes International Winter Camps
Each winter, the Les Elfes International winter camps welcome students from many different nationalities for a two-week programme of outdoor activities, with a focus on skiing.

From 3 December 2022 to 15 April 2023

Le Rosey Winter Camp
Le Rosey winter camps have been organised in Gstaad but Le Rosey focuses now on their international summer camp which can be found in the link above.