CANADIAN ISLAND SUMMER CAMPS
IN TUSCANY DAILY AND WITH OVERNIGHT STAYING

(3-16 y.o.)

Make lasting memories under the Tuscan sun!
Planning a family trip to Italy but don’t know what to do with your toddlers while you wine taste or tour museums? Local to the area but not sure what your kids can do with time off from school this summer? Want your teen to learn about Italian culture? Give your child a unique and unforgettable international experience with CCI!
Experience matters
For more than 20 years, Camp Canadian Island (CCI) has offered children and teens an unforgettable summer experience in both the heart of Florence, and the Tuscan hillsides that surround it. CCI is a place where friendships, creativity, experiential learning, healthy life choices, and character are nurtured through recreational, and cultural challenges.
English & Italian Immersion Courses
The only summer camp in Tuscany serving children ages 3-16,
and offering language immersion courses in English and Italian.
Dream Locations
The beautiful farmhouses of Terra Nera, La Torre, Poggio alle Ville and Pian di Fiume are the locations chosen for the 2024 camps; located in the heart of Tuscany and equipped with every kind of comfort: swimming pool, playgrounds, nature and much more!

SLEEPAWAY SUMMER CAMPS

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MAREMMA: TERRA NERA (8-14 y.o.)

The Agriturismo Terra Nera is a corner of peace and genuine simplicity, surrounded by the rolling hills of Maremma (the authentic heart of Tuscany!) where nature expresses its full potential and beauty. Located a few kilometers from the ancient village of Scansano, it ensures an all-nature vacation, running in the meadows or approach the fascinating world of horseback riding, a corner of paradise. Among rows of vines and picturesque olive groves, fruit trees and sunflowers, the farmhouse is surrounded by greenery, where the Tuscan style is respected and enhanced: from the furnishings of the 45 rooms and common areas, some dedicated to relaxation, to the beautiful swimming pool open to the landscape. Luca, the chef of the house, offers a cuisine made with local ingredients, strictly organic, 0 km and respectful of the seasonality of the produce.

Some activities:
• Horseback riding (on premise)
• Oil tasting
• Visit to the oil mill
• Cooking Class

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MUGELLO: IL POGGIO ALLE VILLE (8-14 y.o.)

The experiential family farm: Poggio alle Ville was created on a former working farm from long ago. Today, it is an oasis surrounded by luscious greenery and it is located in the breathtaking valley of Mugello. It is surrounded by the woods but is also quite close to the city of Florence. The traditional cuisine is from the area of Mugello. Is a special place with scenic views where you can enjoy the scenery and a splendid swimming pool!

Some activities:
• Day trip to Bilancino Lake with SUP and Canoes
• Bushcraft and survival experience
• Trip to a grotto to swim
• Truffle hunt

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GARFAGNANA: PIAN DI FIUME (13-16 y.o.)

Pian di Fiume sits is crossed by the river Lima and surrounded by lots of nature and sunny skies. Both the internal and external spaces are perfect for studying a language, and participating in group games and activities. Outdoor spaces provide endless hours of fun whether they be by excursion on foot, mountain biking, or one of the many water activities available… The pool, 140 cm deep, is surrounded by greenery, making it the perfect alternative to participating in water sports directly on, and with private access to, the river Lima.

Some activities:
• Canyon Park
• Rafting on the river Lima
• Water Trekking
• Big Sup

JOIN US for an unforgettable summer!

Download the brochure and choose the location that best suits your needs, we’ll take care of the rest!

DAY CAMPS

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FLORENCE: VIA DELLE CAMPORA (1-4 y.o.)

The school in via delle Campora has a large private agricultural park immersed in the green hills of Florence. The external environ- ment, both in winter and in summer, is the privileged place for the education of our children thanks to activities such as: garde- ning, walks, discovery games, tree hugging and pet education.

Some activities:
• Water games
• Games in nature
• Art
• Cooking Class

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FLORENCE: VIA GIOBERTI (3-6 y.o.)

Every year with the closure of the nursery schools, during the month of July, our headquarters in via Gioberti transforms into a Full English summer center for children aged 3 to 6 years. Can you imagine a place where children can learn English in a safe and fun way? That place exists and it's called Canadian Island!

Some activities:
• Art
• Music and Theater
• Water games
• Sport

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FLORENCE: CANADIAN ISLAND PRESCHOOL (3-7 y.o.)

La Fantina is a small paradise close to the heart of Florence. Located a stone’s throw away from Piazzale Michelangelo and the city center. LaFantinaoffersstunningviewsof the city, surronded by centenary trees, olive groves, and vineyards. The grounds transport you to another world, making our campers live the real the Tuscan countryside. Our pool offers campers a way to cool off and ourfun- lleddaysprovidememories to last a lifetime.

Some activities:
• Small above ground pool
• Music and Theater
• Pottery
• Art

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FLORENCE: IL GIARDINO DI LAURA (6-12 y.o.)

Giardino di Laura is a small, ancient, natural park that is a stone’s throw away from the city center. It sits just below Settignano and hosts our summer camps for kids aged 6 to 12 years old. It is a place where nature and fun meet. Our campers have the opportunity to experience our program filled with art, games and sports sourranded by olive tree, oak trees and various other fruit trees that attract deer, squirrels and pheasants.

Some activities:
• Above ground pool
• Music and Theater
• Pottery
• Art

JOIN US for an unforgettable summer!

Download the brochure and choose the location that best suits your needs, we’ll take care of the rest!

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Experience

Over 22 years of experience, innovation and always looking for new ways the stay on top. By following these values Canadian Island organizes Summer Camps that are fun, educational and engaging.

Together

Our programs are all completely in English and with five students for every teacher. Our goal, the one we hold close to our hearts is: Nobody should ever be left behind. Nobody

Safety

Our Team actively supervises all acivities to guarantee the safety and well-being of all of our students. This is why many of our teachers are certified in First Aid.

Harmony

Singing around the campfire, new firedships, sports, art, learning and creating a bond with our team as they are accompanied on this great adventure. Days lived in harmony, learning, discovering and growing together