Inclusions & Expenses

Inclusions and Expenses


The following expenses are included in the VIE program price:

  • Round-trip airfare on major airlines
  • Airline surcharges, taxes and fees as of 3/1/15
  • Family Stay arrangements
  • All meals during Family Stay
  • All accommodations in two or three star hotels
  • All breakfasts
  • Dinners outside of Paris
  • Pre-departure materials, including Student Handbook, passport pouches & luggage tags
  • All transfers in France
  • Certified, bilingual French guide while touring the provinces outside Paris
  • Entrance fees while touring provinces outside Paris
  • Land transportation while touring provinces outside Paris
  • Boat ride on the Seine
  • Medical and Trip insurance
  • Bonus: Dinner at the Eiffel Tower FREE for Early Registration participants


The following expenses are not included in the VIE program price:

  • Passport fees
  • Baggage fees imposed by the airlines
  • Lunches
  • Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Dinners in Paris, unless otherwise noted
  • Entrance Fees in Paris
  • Local transportation in Paris
  • Tips for guide and bus driver
  • Optional Activities
  • Spending Money