With the end of the school seasondays off arrive, vacations and the possibility of choosing among many options when it comes to enjoying the Leisure time. But when we talk about the smallest and youngest of the house, this is a great time to take advantage of the camps where they can spend unforgettable days.
Making new friends, having fun with the most diverse games and activities and learning more about a language, a sport or any subject of interest are some of the plans available in this type of organized conference. We suggest some of the best summer camps to educate in ecology.
Summer camp Huerto Alegre
With 30 years of experience behind him, the Happy Garden summer campin Albuñuelas (Granada), It is another one of those summer colonies that has become a classic in our country. The contact with environment and the Education in values are two of the maxims in their activity days, in which the children have personalized attention and pedagogical equipment.
They will enjoy the farm Schoolin full Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama Natural Parkwhere they will meet and care for the animals, and will also work in the ecological garden. In addition, they will learn about healthy nutrition and balanced in the workshops that will be given to them and to make all kinds of objects with recycled materials.
The camp is operational during the months of July and August, with durations between 5 and 6 days depending on the age groups. From July 4 to 8, it is the turn of the little ones, between 5 and 8 years old. Children from 8 to 13 years old can sign up to attend between July 11 and 15 or July 18 and 23, and older ones, between 12 and 16 years old, from July 25 to 30.
The first two weeks of August are dedicated to those between 6 and 13 years old, while the last two weeks, from 15 to 20 and from 22 to 26, are for spending family vacation.
Every year, the NGO greenpeace organize your summer campsa great option for the smallest and youngest of the house to learn to love animals and take care of the environmentwhile having fun. They also pay attention to other values such as empathy, equality, peace and collaborative work. Games, workshops and excursions through the towns and natural spaces in the area are the best way to achieve this.
In the 2022 editionyou will find camps for children and young people in action in the Alborache Hostelin Valencia, between July 1 and 10, for children from 8 to 12 years old. In the Galician province of A Coruña, in Vilarmaior, very close to pontedeumewill take place in the Alvarella Hostel, from July 11 to 20 for young people between 12 and 14 years old and from July 21 to 30 for those between 15 and 17 years old. Prices range from €451 for children to €458 for young people. Greenpeace partners have a discount.
Eco-scientific camp in Benalmádena
During the month of Augustis organized in Innova Building in Benalmadena (Málaga) an interesting and fun eco-scientist summer camp. It’s about a STEAM-campus aimed at children between 5 and 12 years old, who will be able to create all kinds of mini-projects and carry out various experiments to better understand the biology and the ecologyamong other subjects.
East eco-scientific camp It is held in the mornings, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and you can sign up the kids of the house for €75 to attend between August 1 and 5, August 8 and 12, August 22 and 26. August or August 29 and September 2. For the shift from August 16 to 19, the price is set at €65. Discounts apply for large families and remember that places are limited to 60 attendees in each group.
Alto Tajo Boletus Camp
Another of the best camps in environmental education for this summer is the Alto Tajo Boletus camp. The facilities where it takes place, on the estate of the Boletus hostelin Basinare in an exceptional location: the Alto Tajo Natural Park. The children stay in wooden cabinsthey can enjoy swimming pool, climbing wall and multi-adventure spaces, in addition to holding workshops and activities to learn about sustainability, recycling and care for the environment.
The Alto Tajo Boletus camp is developed in Spanish with activities in English, so it is also a great way to learn or perfect the language. The shifts are one week, starting at €350, or a fortnight, starting at €430, and are offered between June 25 and August 13. It is also possible to reserve the optional bus transportation service from Alcalá de Henares, Cuenca, Guadalajara or Madrid.
Heart of Carballo Camp
In the Galician province of PontevedraIn the town of tominothere is a farm that offers summer camps of three, five or seven days in which the children enjoy the outdoor activities and animals, while learning about the environmental care and their ecological awareness is encouraged.
It’s about the farm adventurein the Heart of Carballo camp, with facilities of 11,000 square meters and a reduced capacity of 30 participants per group. The camps are run to children between 6 and 13 years old and in them they will develop activities of reforestation, grazingthey will discover survival techniques and even participate in some «Agro-Olympics».
Depending on the duration of the camp, the rates are around €195 for three days, up to €460 for a week’s stay. You can choose between June 26 and July 2, and between July 3 and July 9, for children between 8 and 13 years old. The following ones, between 6 and 13 years old, are scheduled from July 11 to 13 or 15, and from July 13 to 15.