About Gstaad Summer Leadership Camp
The Gstaad Summer Leadership Camp, offered by SILC Academy, in the heart of the Gstaad Valley promises a true summer camp feeling for students from all over the globe.
Join the 2-week summer camp in the most scenic place of Switzerland in the Gstaad Valley. Just a doorstep away from the most spectacular activities, this summer is set to be an amazing one. The region presents an array of experiences for the lovers of adventures. Wonderful mountain views, typical Swiss chalets and picturesque villages and towns of the Gstaad Valley allow students to enjoy a unique adventure.
Each day is unique on its own. Students indulge in the most outstanding activities during the 2 weeks. They will embark on a range of adventures from going up to 3000 metres in elevation glacier to canyoning in the Swiss wilderness and Via Ferrata in the Swiss Alps. The variety is a guarantee that there will be activities for everyone. For the lovers of more extremes – zip lining, bridge swing and river rafting. For the lovers of cities and cultural emblems – city trips and excursions. For the lovers of nature – stargazing, hiking, campfire and more!
21st Century Skills
The programme is offered by highly skilled professionals that work with students throughout the year. The SILC Academy curriculum integrates the most fun activities with leadership workshops through which students learn while doing. Each day students experience something new, enhance their abilities and develop in an inspiring way. Students learn about Goal Setting, Choices, Prioritisation, Teamwork, Global Citizenship, Communication, Public Speaking and more.
The campus is located in the picturesque village of Château d’Oex that presents an array of exciting experiences. Students are accommodated in luxurious, comfortable, and ensuite bedrooms. The region’s charm stems from the mountain views and the traditional Swiss chalets that add to the special atmosphere that the surroundings provide. Nestled between the sophisticated town of Gstaad and renowned for its famous cheese – Gruyères, some of the most stunning places await students to explore, cherish, and embrace.
Are you ready to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure?
- 21 July – 3 August 2024: Limited places available
- Two-week full-boarding: CHF 5400
- Two-weeks day camp: CHF 3100
- Mandatory insurance fee: CHF 200
Reviews From Campers and Parents
“This camp is like no other that I’ve experienced so far! A home away from home.” – Donnie, UAE
“We always strive to provide the best experiences to our son and the SILC team allowed us to discover the many opportunities for Ravi to develop, learn, and create friendships with other students. Thank you for your support!” – Ravi’s parents, USA
- Bridge Swing
- Chocolate Factory
- High Ropes Course
- Water Sports
- Zip Lining