FEATURED PROGRAM: GRAND TOUR ASIA
Explore the bustling city of Hong Kong, be awed by sacred temples in Cambodia and Thailand, trek through spectacular mountain scenery, and take a riverboat cruise on the Mekong River. During this once-in-a-lifetime program, you’ll experience fascinating cultures, ancient ceremonies, astounding architecture, and modern city life.
The adventure begins in Hong Kong, where you can barter like a local in incredible markets, experience the Symphony of Lights nighttime harbour front show, and visit the Po Lin Monastery, home to the Big Buddha. Enjoy a hike along the nature trails and view the fantastic panoramas of The Peak, and have the option to take an evening harbour cruise.
Prepare to fall in love with Laos, and its beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site of Luang Prabang, a patchwork town of traditional Laotian and French colonial architecture dotted with golden-roofed temples and orange-clad monks, and surrounded by lush green mountains.
Stay in a Zen-like state on the gorgeous island of Ko Samui in the Gulf of Thailand, with plenty of time to relax on beautiful beaches while studying and learning the local cultures and customs.
WHY BLYTH ACADEMY
We are the most trusted educational organization offering study abroad programs for students from the US and Canada. More than 50,000 students have experienced our International Summer and Community Service programs since we opened in 1977.
Our alumni include men and women from every field of endeavour: entrepreneurs, artists, homemakers, politicians, journalists, as well as business, government and social sector leaders. Today, we are entrusted to educate their children and many more first-generation Blyth Academy graduates. All of them share a learned curiosity about the world at large that serves them well in an age when diversity and a global outlook count more than ever.
OUR MANDATE IS OUR DIFFERENCE
We provide an exceptional study abroad summer experience, delivered in small classes by skilled and personable faculty, in the most remarkable locations around the world. We do this by offering a structured and empathetic environment where young people can thrive personally and academically in storied places that offer boundless opportunities for the eager and curious.