Lyon-Bleu International

Learn French in Lyon, France

The Area & School

Lyon is the second largest city in France, boasting a rich cultural heritage of gastronomy, wine, fútbol, and art. Lyon-Bleu International is located in the city center of Lyon, providing a harmonious environment where students can find the business district on one side of the school and the historical heart of the city on the other. To the east of Lyon the Alpine mountains are close by, making ski resorts a popular destination for locals living in Lyon and tourists alike. Paris is located to the north by just 2 hours on the high-speed train. Travel not too far to the south and one will find the Mediterranean Sea. Lyon-Bleu is a private French language school situated in a place that truly caters to anyone! With two rivers flowing through Lyon, The Rhône and the Saône, one cannot help but fall in love with this magical city while immersing themselves in the language.

French Courses

Group lesson at Lyon-Bleu International

Standard 15 French

15 group French lessons plus 5 individual French lessons per week, adding up to 15 hours total. The tailored private lessons in combination with the dynamic group classes provide a perfectly meshed learning experience. All levels accepted excluding absolute beginners. Classes taught in the mornings and afternoons, Monday-Friday.


Starts at €325 for one week

Private lesson at Lyon-Bleu International

Intensive 23 French

25 group French lessons plus 5 individual French lessons per week, adding up to 22.5 hours total. The tailored private lessons in combination with the dynamic group classes provide a perfectly meshed learning experience. All levels accepted excluding absolute beginners. Classes taught in the mornings and afternoons, Monday-Friday.


Starts at €380 for one week

Accommodation

Welcoming French host family

Host Family

(Private room, half board) Staying with a host family in Lyon will allow students to share in a part of a Lyonnaise person's typical life. The environment which comes with this home stay experience is unlike any other housing opportunity: a chance to integrate into everyday French culture. Each host family with Lyon-Bleu signs a document to guarantee the expectations expected of them in their relationship and accommodation service with students. Host families are also visited systematically by the school to verify these standards.


Starts at €195 / week

Additional Details

Local and French Bank Holidays that Lyon-Bleu International observes:

  • April 6th
  • May 1st
  • May 8th
  • May 14th
  • July 14th
  • November 11th

CHRISTMAS BREAK:

  • December 18th, 2015-January 11th, 2016

Lyon-Bleu suggests looking into these various modes of transportation according to individual preferences and/or location:

  • If traveling to Lyon by train, check this website to view arrival options.

  • If traveling from a place within or near France, arriving by coach/bus might be the best option.

  • If traveling by plane, view this site to choose the most convenient itinerary.

Max Group Class Size: 12.0 students per class
Max Capacity: 168 students
Adjusted Price of INT 20: €28.89 per class hour

Although components of everyday French life are incorporated into each course program, Lyon-Bleu also provides students with up-to-date information on the multitude of cultural activities occurring throughout the year. Whether interest lies in the arts, sports, leisure, or parks and monuments, Lyon-Bleu is sure to direct students to a little bit of everything they might enjoy:

  • Some examples to explore...*

  • Guided tours of Lyon

  • Museums

  • Food tasting

  • Cooking workshop

  • Picnics

  • Concerts

A variety of travel ideas for weekend free time are also suggested through the school.

Lyon-Bleu International prides itself on offering an alternative to traditional and classic academic structures. Providing courses with small groups of students results in quicker progression of learning the French language. Students will be challenged in an active environment and taught by ambitious and trained professors. At Lyon-Bleu, students will be able to choose which program level suits them best while at the same time know that they are receiving a vigorous educational curriculum.