France with Instructor Taylor
Paris & Versailles
June 7th – June 11th
On your first day in Paris, June 7th, you will enjoy a guided panorama tour of the city* enroute to your hotel, viewing such famous landmarks as the Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees, and the Place de la Concorde. The next morning, June 8th, you will visit the Louvre* (world’s largest art museum), housing such legends as the Venus de Milo, the Winged Victory and the Mona Lisa. This evening you may optionally choose to enjoy a Seine River Cruise (free to those who submit their application and deposit by the deadline) and enjoy Paris by night! On June 9th, an excursion is planned outside of Paris to the Palace of Versailles*, once the home of King Louis XIV, the “Sun King”. In the afternoon you will explore the charm of this city with your tour leader to discover such sights as Notre Dame, Musee d’ Orsay, Invalides, and much more. Later this evening, you will enjoy a thrilling ascent of the Eiffel Tower*. Dedicate June 10th at leisure to discovering such sights as Sacre Coeur, Montmartre and Place du Tertre allowing time for last minute sightseeing, shopping for souvenirs or delighting in Parisian Boulevards and cafes before departing to Nice the following morning.
June 11th – June 14th
Bid farewell to Paris as you travel to Nice on June 11th. The unofficial capital of the French Riviera, Nice is a vibrant, important city boasting France’s third largest airport, a major university, several museums and the most scenic beach in France. Upon arrival you will enjoy a guided walking tour of the city* after hotel check in. The famous seaside boulevard, lined with majestic palms, incredible shops and some of the world’s most exclusive hotels, offers remarkable outdoor cafes and people-watching. Nice is home to many celebrities and stars; don’t be surprised by whom you might see. Nice is the perfect spot to rest and relax during your European sojourn. June 12th is dedicated to an excursion to Eze to visit the famous perfume factory of Fragonard*. On June 13th you will enjoy an excursion to nearby Monaco, famous for its casino, high-priced real estate, and much more. The Maritime Museum* once directed by Jacques Cousteau, will prove to be the highlight of your visit. On June 14th you will return to the United States with fond memories, amazing experiences and perhaps a souvenir or two from your European adventure.
SPECIAL TOUR CONDITIONS: **The tour price, if payments are made by cash or check, is $3,698.00; otherwise, if paying by credit card, the standard non-discounted price is $3,798.00. Tour participation is based on triple occupancy and includes roundtrip airfare from Miami, point-to point transportation between cities while in Europe, and all breakfasts. *Entrance fees and/or transportation marked with an asterisk are included in the tour price are the Louvre, Versailles, Eiffel Tower, Fragonard (subject to availability), the Maritime Museum in Monaco and city tours in Paris and Nice) and may be subject to availability. Additional items may be offered optionally, are also subject to availability and are not included in the tour price. A guaranteed single room may be available for a supplemental charge of $545.00. A guaranteed twin room may be available for a supplemental charge of $275.00. Included are the estimated applicable governmental international airline ticket taxes, fuel surcharges, security surcharges, and associated fees. If applicable, tax increases will be billed on a supplemental invoice. A minimum number of paying participants may be required to operate the tour. All tour participants must submit a signed application. A $500.00 non-refundable deposit is required and will reserve your space on this tour. The tour cost, including the initial deposit, is fully refundable if the tour does not operate. You may apply online by visiting www.EAtours.com and “student sign up”. The tour number for your group is 215163. A 2nd payment of $1,500.00, will be due no later than March 23, 2015. Final payments are due no later than May 1, 2015. Updated Tour details (hotels, day by day itinerary, flights, etc.) are scheduled to be released approximately four weeks prior to departure.