School Art Trip to Paris

Enjoy the romance, the beauty, the food, the architecture and the art of this magnificent capital city.

Paris boasts some of the world’s largest and most famous museums, including the Louvre and the Musee d’Orsay, home to masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa and Impressionist paintings by Monet and Renoir. A visit to Paris would not be complete without seeing its iconic landmarks: the Eiffel Tower, a symbol of French civic pride; Notre Dame, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture; and the Arc de Triomphe, a symbol of French victory. Paris is a truly beautiful city with excellent opportunities for studying art.

Most Popular Activities

 MorningAfternoonEvening
Day 1

Depart school

Arrive in Calais

Arrive in Paris

Check-in to accommodation in time for evening meal

Day 2 Visit to the Louvre and Tuillerie Gardens

Boat trip along the Seine

Visit to the Musée d'Orsay

Time for evening meal
Day 3 Visit to Centre Pompidou Visit to the Eiffel Tower Time for evening meal
Day 4 Visit to Monet's Garden Depart and head to Calais Arrive back at school

This price includes:

  • 3 nights' half board accommodation (breakfast and evening meal)
  • Return executive coach travel
  • Return Channel crossings
  • Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • VAT at current rates for Tour Operators
  • Free staff place ratio 1:8
  • Detailed information pack
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Motorway tolls and taxes
  • Any other inclusions such as visits or excursions
  • VAMOOS - our easy to use travel app
N.B. Activities listed in the itinerary are not neccessarily included in the price. Contact us for further information.

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“Martha's Café in Paris was excellent and fab location. Pupils loved free time around Place du Tertre in Montmartre and the view of the Eiffel Tower from the Trocadero at night. We spent the whole day and evening (until 11pm) in the city, which the pupils loved. We visited Vimy Ridge as a break on the way back, stopping for a picnic lunch. This was the coach driver's idea and we will do this again.”

Old Buckenham High School
Louvre Museum

Louvre Museum

Housed in France's former royal palace, the Louvre is now one of the finest and most complete art galleries in the world. Its collections range from the ancient world to the twentieth century, with the Pyramid and CyberLouvre multimedia gallery bringing the collection right up-to-date. Most visitors, however, are only here to see one thing - The Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile.

Musee d'Orsay

Musee d'Orsay

The Musée d’Orsay charts the development of European art between 1848 and 1914, an era when Paris was unquestionably the world’s cultural and artistic capital. Its diverse collection includes works by Monet, Renoir, Cézanne, van Gogh and other artists, many of whom spent much of their artistic careers in Paris. The museum offers a range of guided tours in English, includ...

Musée Picasso

Musée Picasso

After his death in 1973 many of Picasso's works were given to the French state, which formed the basis of the collection for this museum, housed in a seventeenth-century hotel situated in the Marais. The Hôtel Salé, built in 1656 for the general Aubert de Fontenay, was well known even before housing the musée Picasso. It was originally leased to the...

Musée de l'Orangerie

Musée de l'Orangerie

Six great intellectuals recently described the museum chosen and arranged by Claude Monet to showcase his “testamentary” masterpieces as “Unique in its genre”.  Next to the Nymphéas, “the haven of peaceful meditation”, a gift to modern man with his “overworked nerves”, the Orangerie offers a fabulous concentration of masterpieces from th...

Musée Rodin

Musée Rodin

The beautiful, grand 18th Century Hôtel Biron was once home to the famous sculptor and today houses a collection of highlights of Rodin's career, including "The Thinker" and "The Kiss." Some sculptures are displayed in the gardens which allows plenty of scope for sketching and admiring.

Street Art Walking Tour Paris

Street Art Walking Tour Paris

Discover the street art murals of Paris with this guided walking tour and rediscover the city in a unique and individual way. Weekly tours take place in Belleville, Montmartre, Vitry and the 13th Arrondissement but other areas, and subjects, can be catered to according to subject requirements.

Hotel Reseda

Hotel Reseda is a modern and recently renovated hotel offering clean and affordable accommodation.

Rooms are compact but functional with en-suite facilities, free WiFi, TV, telephone and air-conditioning. Students will generally be accommodated in triple rooms and staff in twins.

A continental buffet breakfast is served every morning, but evening meals are taken in a local restaurant.

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European Campus Sainte Therese Ouest

European Campus Sainte Therese Ouest is a purpose built centre which offers excellent facilities. It’s an ideal base for school groups visiting Paris and Disneyland.

There are a total of 42 clean, modern and comfortable bedrooms all of which are en-suite. Students will generally be accommodated in triple rooms and staff members in twins or singles.

A continental breakfast is served daily and evening meals are offered in the dining hall. Facilities include meeting rooms, Amphitheatre, Wifi and sports facilities.

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Hotel Ibis Styles Saint-Ouen

Hotel Ibis Styles Saint-Ouen has all the comfort and amenities of a modern hotel. It is a popular choice with our school groups as it is within easy reach of both Disneyland® and central Paris.

The students will mainly be accommodated in multi-bedded rooms, all of which are en-suite. Both breakfast and evening meals can be taken in the hotel restaurant. There is also a bar area and terrace overlooking the Seine, as well as space that can be reserved for group activities.

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