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Dates: 16th – 18th July 2019

Tour Organiser: Nicola Garrett

Itinerary Highlights

  • Parc Astérix
  • Eiffel Tower
  • River Seine
  • Arc Triomphe

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Day 1 Tuesday 16th July - Outward Journey to Paris

ferry in calais

We leave school and head for Dover for an early afternoon ferry to Calais. We recommend that students take a packed lunch for the journey. We will stop for our evening meal en route to Paris at Compiègne, where there is a Flunch self-service restaurant at the commercial centre. We will then drive to our accommodation and check in.

Evening meal (Flunch) included on Day 1.

Wednesday 17th July - Full day at Parc Asterix

Rollercoaster at Parc Asterix, France

After breakfast we will leave the hotel for Parc Asterix. We will spend the full day in the park enjoying the rides and other attractions. After our day in the park, we will return to our accommodation and have our evening meal.

Breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal included Day 2.

Thursday 18th July - Paris and homeward journey

Eiffel Tower

After breakfast we will leave the hotel. We will drive to central Paris and stop near the Eiffel Tower. We will enjoy a one hour cruise (included) on the River Seine with Bateaux Parisiens before visiting the Arc de Triomphe. Energetic members of the party could take the 284 steps to the top (extra, 30€ per group of 35 students and 2 staff, extra staff 2.50€, payable locally – Rhapsody can make a reservation). We will then leave Paris and make our way back to Calais. We will then take an early evening ferry to Dover before returning to school.

Breakfast and packed lunch included on Day 3.