Educational camps offer a dynamic, hands-on learning experience to promote physical, emotional and mental health and wellbeing in kids.

Educational summer camps offer an abundance of adventure and fun and act as powerful environments for learning and personal growth. In a world where education increasingly extends beyond the classroom, camps offer enhanced social environments filled with enjoyment and enrichment, making them an invaluable part of a child’s development.

One of the most significant benefits are their ability to provide learning in a dynamic hands-on setting, different from the more structured setup of a traditional school. This informal environment allows children to discover new interests and deepen existing ones. It encourages an explorative approach to learning by letting them engage in activities that stimulate curiosity and their innate drive to explore.

Camps are also pivotal in developing social skills. Children are placed in a new social environment, often without the influence of their usual friendship groups and it helps practice building new relationships from scratch. It helps to enhance communication and interpersonal skills by engaging in activities that require teamwork, cooperation and problem-solving skills. Through these interactions, children learn to navigate social dynamics, resolve conflicts, and appreciate diversity.

Summer camps often bring together children from various backgrounds, providing a rich tapestry of cultural interactions. This exposure is incredibly beneficial, fostering a sense of global citizenship and cultural sensitivity from a young age, encouraging children to embrace differences with an inclusive mindset.

In an increasing interconnected world where digital devices often keep children indoors, camps offer a valuable opportunity to engage in exciting physical activities in a social setting. These activities help improve physical health, teach children about competition, set achievable goals, and promoting a lifelong habit of staying active.

Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som offers a series of summer camps that incorporate all of these benefits within the serene and nurturing environment of the Middle East’s largest wellness destination. Located just an hour’s drive from Doha, the resort provides cooler temperatures and a tranquil setting that is ideal for both physical activities and mindful relaxation.

With 10 camp themes to choose from, children aged 6 to 16 can take part in programmes that are uniquely designed to nurture holistic health and encourage personal growth and development. From water safety and Thai boxing to creative music sessions and mindfulness practices, each camp is structured to develop physical fitness, enhance mental well-being and emotional intelligence and offer children a comprehensive growth experience. They return home with new skills, friendships and a refreshed outlook on life.