Centre Saint Gabriel
VSF Holiday Center in South Aveyron
Travel back in time, allowing your mind and imagination free rein to wander…Enrich your understanding and rummage through history within the setting of a fortified château, a prehistoric cave or simply in nature! The AVEYRON Region - FRANCE
Every forest, village and path is part of Nature’s own treasure that reveals the vestiges of this rich regional heritage at every turn. The Aveyron also boasts the most important Gallo-Roman archaeological sites in the world.
Crystal clear springs, mountains torrents and peaceful lakes make l’Aveyron an ideal spot for swimming, sailing and boating. Here, a network of hiking trails leads visitors through lush green landscapes, while châteaux, chapels and Romanesque churches bring echoes of the history and faith that have shaped the lives of local inhabitants.
Located at the entrance of the village of Saint-Affrique, our camp sessions will take place in this magnificent property surrounded by 15 acres of land: LE CENTRE SAINT GABRIEL
Accommodation : 110 Beds totalOUR CENTER:
Campers will stay in comfortable rooms with 2 to 5 beds with shower facilities on each level (rooms are located in 2 separate buildings - 33 rooms per building).
Our camp offers the perfect conditions for artistic activities :
- Theatre (200 sq. meters),
- Dance studio, a music studio (with a piano),
- Sound proof audio studio with a PA system,
- A 90 sq. meters screen for projections,
- Completely equipped gymnasium (300sq. meters)
- 4 activity rooms
- Fine arts studio
- Tennis table room
Several sports fields are also available in the Park surrounding the center: soccer field, hand-ball and basket ball courts...
20 Bikes and 18 Kayaks are also available for the children to enjoy !
The swimming pool is located in the village of Saint-Affrique only a few minutes walk from the camp.
Restaurant: Self-service Dining room (200 square meters) serving French cuisine of course!
Medical Service: Doctor, pharmacy and hospital in Saint-Affrique
Transportation: With the VSF group (and the French children) by TGV train from Paris to Montpellier. Transfer to the camp by shuttle bus.
Closest train station: Saint-Affrique
Closest Large City: Montpellier
Local Tourist Office: http://www.ot-dusaintaffricain.com
VSF Camp programs available at this center:
VSF Camp 9: STREET ACADEMIE (July)