We are based in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Surrounded by ocean on three sides, Victoria has both sophisticated culture and natural beauty. Famous places in Victoria include the Butchart Gardens, the Empress Hotel, Bastion Square, the Parliament Buildings, Beacon Hill Park, Chinatown and the Royal British Columbia Museum.
Canadian Language Excursions offers a unique English (ESL)language vacation to students during their 1-3 week holiday on Vancouver Island, Canada. We take students on exciting English immersion activities, including rainforest walks, wine and cheese tastings, farm tours, whale-watching, art studio visits, and much more. During these study tours, students meet friendly local Canadians and use practical conversation skills. This program is well suited for students who have studied a lot of English grammar and vocabulary in their home countries, but would like an opportunity to actually USE English with native speakers. Small groups of 6 students or less per teacher ensures individual attention. Teachers are native speakers, TESL certified, and have over 20 years combined experience teaching English.
We personally screen all our host families to ensure homestays are safe and friendly. The homestay experience gives students more opportunities to practice English and experience Canadian culture. However, we can also make arrangements for groups or couples who want to study and/or live together, or students who want to...read all