Lots of parents are looking at what they can do with their children over summer. J&C Services has taken the hard work out of it and found the best summer camps happening here in Vientiane. Check out our list below to see what your little ones can get up to this summer!
Beyond Curiosity and Wonder
A STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) based camp organised by PIS for primary school students aged 6 – 12. This 5 week camp has different themes for each week and includes field trips. It costs 6,200,000 kip but has an early bird discount of 10%. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling 021 316 788 or 030 534 7878
Summer English Learning
Organised by Wimbledon School of English in Partnership with Panyathip Education Centre, this camp is for secondary students to improve their English language skills. There are two options available for students to choose from. The first option is English language skills only and costs 4,000,000 kip for 4 weeks, Monday to Friday 9:00 to 12:00. The second option includes lunch and an additional arts and crafts or sports program. This option runs from 9:00 to 15:30, Monday to Friday, for 4 weeks and costs 4,800,000 kip.
Magic Palms School – Summer Football Camp
A five week or two week football training camp for two days per week. The five week program costs 300,000 kip and the two week program costs 120,000 kip. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling 020 585 649 06 or 020 589 874 40 or visiting the Magic Palms School here: https://goo.gl/maps/xpcA6k54PQe4Mpwg7
Sirena Technology Laos
In partnership with Magic Palms School, Sirena Technology Laos is running two different camps focusing on emerging technologies. One camp is a 3D printing camp and the other camp is Android Programing. Both camps have packages for two mornings per week for five weeks and cost 600,000 kip each. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling or contacting Sirena Technology on +856 5898 7480 or +856 5515 1540 or through Facebook Message (Sirena Laos).
International School of Laos Summer Camp
The longest camp on this list, the International School of Laos offers an 8 week camp, with a wide range of activities. Mornings focus on English lesson while the afternoons have sports, field trips, music, arts, robotics and much more. Check out the poster below for more details. Bookings and inquiries can be made by contacting the International School of Laos, Nongbone Campus, on 021 261 614 or 021 261 615.
T.C.F.C. Sports Camp
The Chanthavone Football Club is holding a sports camp for children aged 5 – 13 from the 10th of June until the 12th of July and will be held Monday to Friday at New Arena Sportsplex. Sports will include dodgeball, basketball, soccer, badminton, swimming, capture the flag, and tag games. All the games will be played in safe and structured environment, encouraging new life skills, sportsmanship and making new friends. Rates are 300,000 kip per day, 1,200,000 kip per week or 5,500,000 kip for all five weeks. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling 020 9911 0154 or emailing email@example.com
Summer Swimming Camp +
The Angkham Sports and Wellness Centre is running a swimming and sports camp for children this summer. Children are grouped into three age groups and will have a range of activities including tennis, martial arts, yoga, dance, creative arts and more. A full schedule of activities is available on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/asw.laos/posts/2366753190228962
Rates are 350, 000 kip for 1 day, 1,600,000 kip for 1 week and 6,400,00 kip for 1 month. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling 020 5285 2054 (English) or 020 9599 9438 (Lao) or contacting them through their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/asw.laos/
Summer Camp @ VIS
Vientiane International School will be hosting two summer camps for children aged 3 – 14. Each camp goes for one week (June 10th – 14th or 17th – 21st) and will be run by VIS teachers. Children can attend full days for $250 for one week or half days for $150 for one week. Bookings and inquiries can be made by calling 021 486 001 or visiting the VIS website at www.vislao.com
After publishing our article, we received in addition the below information on summer camps and courses:
Summer Program @ Camp @ Wattanakorn School
Wattanakorn School is located in Ban Phonephanou.
Summer Program @ Viryla
For more information: https://www.facebook.com/viryla.lao
Summer Program @ Tukata
July & August Summer Program at Tukata! Join us for fun filled days of play-based learning in a home like environment. Arts, Music, Cooking, Gardening, Puppets and more! English, and Lao languages. 3,4 or 5 day options. Healthy homemade snacks and lunches included. 6 months to 5 years old. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us 020 9997 4085 to arrange a visit! https://www.facebook.com/tukata.vientiane.14
Summer Dance Camp @ Fanglao Studio
There are lots of different options not listed here, but we thought these were the best ones. If you know of one that you think should have been included in this list, please let us know at email@example.com .
by David Ormsby, copyright J&C Services 05/2019