Tuesday the 7th of August-Excursion Day, Movie night, Photo Challenge & Music Video
With the sun already up the campers arose at 7:30 fun another exciting day, except this day was even more special, it was Excursion Day! Excursion Day allows the campers of Les Elfes to leave Verbier and explore the other incredible cities and cultural aspects Switzerland has to offer.
Our youngest campers, the discoveries had the amazing opportunity to visit the Charlie Chaplin museum. They spent the time their exploring his home where he lived with his family, looking at the incredible wax figures and watching some of clips of his films. After an enriching morning, the discoveries were able to go shopping in Montreux.
The Explorers, the middle age group had a similar amazing opportunity as they were able to go to the Chocolate and Cheese Factory and visiting Gruyere. After learning all about the process of how make these amazing foods, the kids where able to stuff their faces full of chocolate and buy a few gifts for their family back home. Content they were then able to finish the day shopping in Gruyere, one of Switzerland beautiful cities.
Finally our oldest campers, the Pioneers, had the chance to explore the incredible Olympic Museum. Known for its amazing set up the Pioneers where exposed to some incredible facts, pictures and movies of one the biggest sporting events in history. After the informative trip the Pioneers moved onto to Lausanne to partake in a well deserved shopping trip.
Around 6 in the evening the campers returned back to Les Elfes, to rest and eat to regain their energy for the nights activities. The discoveries carried on their chilled night by watching a movie and eating popcorn. The Explorers brought out their dance moves by creating an awesome music video. Finally the pioneers completed the photo challenge, competing against each other to take the best photos. After an tiring but fun filled day, all the campers are in bed getting ready for another activity packed day.