Paris & Western France

Parisian Discovery & Highlights of Western France

10 Day Spring or Summer Itinerary – Travel Only

Day 1

Depart from USA.

Day 2

Paris – Spend the day in the French capital with your teachers to see the places you’ve been learning about in your French classes.

Day 3

Paris – Day of visits in Paris organized by your teachers. Possibilities include: Notre Dame, Musée d’Orsay, Sacré Coeur. Enjoy an evening boat ride on the Seine to see the “City of Light” from a new perspective.

Day 4

Honfleur – Visit the house and gardens of Claude Monet at Giverny. Stop to see the Place du Vieux Marché and the cathedral in Rouen on your way to scenic Honfleur.

Day 5

St Malo – Learn about D-Day history in Normandy while visiting the Landing beaches, the Musée du Débarquement and the American Cemetery.

Day 6

St Malo – Explore the abbey and village of Mont St Michel and spend a free afternoon to discover the seaside city of St Malo, famous for its ramparts and pirate history.

Day 7

Amboise – Head for the Loire Valley. Stop to view the sculptured gardens of Villandry and tour the château of Amboise with its spiral ramp.

Day 8

Amboise – Spend your day visiting the châteaux of Chenonceau and Chambord. Stop to see one of the famous wine cellars of Vouvray.

Day 9

Paris – Early departure for Paris, stopping along the way at the cathedral in Chartres to view its breathtaking stained glass windows. Afternoon in Paris for final sightseeing and shopping in the city. Early Sign-up students enjoy a dinner at “58 Tour Eiffel” on the first level of the Eiffel Tower.

Day 10

Return to USA.