Make friends with like-minded people from all over the world, improve your English and experience Irish culture!
Course dates: Sunday 6 (Arrival day) to Saturday 26 September (Departure day)
The Young at Heart Full Immersion Programme is designed for those of you who are young at heart and eager to take on new challenges and experiences.
The majority of participants are aged 50+. Younger adult learners may also attend this course.
The course combines the General English Group Course with an exciting extracurricular programme.
The focus is on the improvement of the participant’s general day to day use of English language while also touching on areas of Irish life, history, culture and food.
Participants will make friends with like-minded people from all over the world.
2020 Extracurricular activities:
|Guided Tour of Wexford Town|
|Curracloe Beach, arguably the most beautiful beach in Ireland|
|Tour of the National Opera House|
|Hurling (traditional Irish sport) Presentation|
|Johnstown Castle and its gardens|
|Dunbrody Abbey / Maze|
|Mount Leinster in the Blackstairs Mountains|
|Talk by an Irish wildlife warden|
|Irish Dancing Workshop|
|Half-day trip to the Hook Lighthouse|
|Dunbrody Famine Ship and Visitor Centre|
|The Irish National Heritage Park|
|Boat trip around the Saltee Islands|
|Carrigfoyle Quarry / Three Rock Trails|
|BBQ (weather permitted)|
|1798 Rebellion Centre / Enniscorthy Cathedral and Castle|
|Bingo night together with locals|
|A play or concert in a Wexford theatre|
|DAYTRIP TO KILKENNY|
|DAYTRIP TO DUBLIN|
|DAYTRIP TO GLENDALOUGH|
|DAYTRIP TO NEWGRANGE|
English tuition (9.30 to 13.00 Mon to Fri including a 30 min coffee break)
Certificate of Attendance
Activities as stated above
Full Board Host Family Accommodation (single room)
|Price in € for 3 week stays|
Full package (Course, Accommodation, all activities)
Half package (Course, Accommodation and 4 day-trips)
|Option 1 without accommodation||1605|
|Option 2 without accommodation||1365|
|One week and two-week bookings||on request|