we are UNIQUE!

Our travel programs offer the exceptional opportunity of bringing to life the language that students have studied in the classroom.

We are committed to furthering your students’ understanding of the French culture and country through our unique LA VIE EN FAMILLE opportunity.

With an office in France and no intermediaries, we are knowledgeable, flexible, and committed to providing the best possible experience for you and your students.

We are committed to clear and concise and comprehensive upfront pricing. We take care in planning your trip.


VIE offers exceptional personal service working one-on-one with you to design your program.

VIE will meet you at the airport upon arrival in France. We only use major airlines.

VIE organizes travel to France exclusively. We put our vast network of contacts throughout France—both on and off the beaten track—to work for you.

VIE staff members are experts on travel to France, French customs and culture. Our experienced staff on the ground in the U.S. and France help educators plan a trip that runs smoothly from beginning to end, meeting experiential, academic, and financial goals.

VIE‘s exclusive Organizing Teacher’s Handbook©, Traveling Teacher Handbook©, and Traveling Student Handbook© help answer your questions, plan your trip and prepare your students.

LA VIE EN FAMILLE immersion!

The LA VIE EN FAMILLE component of VIE programs offers students the unique opportunity to live in the home of a host family immersed in the language and culture of a French family.

They will be eating, speaking and breathing in French!

As a result, traveler’s gain increased fluency, cross-cultural awareness, and self-confidence.

Students and host families often become friends for life.

everything is included!

No surprises! Worry-free travel, with you every step of the way!

American teachers and students continually recognize VIE for excellence in student travel, returning to our programs year after year because of our reputation for excellence


We would love to work with you! We can help you organize an unforgettable experience