Alpine Adventure

Alpine Adventure

15 Day Spring or Summer Itinerary

Day 1

Depart from USA.

Day 2-7

Family Stay – During their immersion into French family life, each American student will learn firsthand about French culture as they interact throughout the day with their ‘family’ and improve their language skills!

“The family stay was the best part. I had the chance to develop confidence in spoken French and become immersed in the culture.” ~ JJ, Oklahoma

Day 8

Annecy – Travel to the picturesque city of Annecy and enjoy a day of sightseeing, including Lac Annecy and the medieval quarter of the city with canals and flower-covered bridges.

Day 9

Chamonix – Day of visits in the French Alps, including an optional cable car excursion to the Aiguille du Midi or a train ride to la Mer de Glace, a giant glacier.

Day 10

Strasbourg – Travel through Switzerland, stopping in Montreux to visit the château of Chillon and its famous dungeons. Head to Strasbourg to discover the charm of Alsace.

Day 11

Strasbourg – Spend the morning in Strasbourg where you will see the famous cathedral known for its horloge astronomique and the Petite France quartier. Afternoon to explore the Alsatian Villages and Colmar, the home of Bartholdi, the sculptor of the Statue of Liberty.

Day 12

Reims – Learn World War I history visiting Verdun and its war memorials. In the afternoon visit one of the world’s famous champagne caves and the city of Reims.

Day 13

Paris – Early morning arrival in Paris and transfer to your hotel. Explore the monuments and museums of the French capital with your teachers. Take an evening boat ride on the Seine to see the “City of Light” from a new perspective.

Day 14

Paris – Day for sightseeing and shopping in the capital before a special dinner for Early Sign-up students at “58 Tour Eiffel” on the first level of the Eiffel Tower.

Day 15

Return flight to USA.