French Revolution School History Trip to Paris

Paris, the largest city in Continental Europe and birthplace of the French Revolution. From the origins of discontent under the Ancien Regime, through to the turmoil of the Revolution and the centralising influence of Napoleon, this tour brings to life the pivotal role that the city has played in French history. This school history trip to Paris will allow your group to visit the sites (Place de la Concorde, Place de la Bastille) associated with the major events and characters of this period and will also demonstrate to them their importance and impact on modern-day France.

Study Themes include: The origins of the French Revolution, the transfer from monarchy to republic, the rise of Napoleon and the move to Empire and the Restoration.

 MorningAfternoonEvening
Day 1 Depart school Channel crossings Evening meal
Day 2 Palace of Versailles Place de la Concorde, Les Invalides, Conciergerie and Musée Carnavalet Eiffel Tower
Day 3 Place de la Bastille Channel crossing Arrive school

This price includes:

  • Return executive coach travel (TV/DVD/WC/seatbelts)
  • Return ferry or tunnel crossings (Dover/Folkestone-Calais)
  • Accommodation for 2 nights half board (breakfast and evening meal)
  • Free staff ratio 1:8
  • Detailed Final Itinerary Pack with relevant maps and visit confirmations
  • Travel and medical insurance including I.P.T.
  • Motorway tolls and taxes
  • VAT at current rates to tour operators 
  • Free itinerary planning service
  • Access to the Vamoos App, to download all tour related travel documents.
N.B. Activities listed in the itinerary are not neccessarily included in the price. Contact us for further information.
Day 1
Early morning: Depart school
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Early Evening: Arrive Paris, check-in to accommodation

Day 2
In the morning, group to Palace of Versailles and in the afternoon, group will take a tour of the main sites of French History including Place de la Concorde, Les Invalides, Conciergerie finishing at Musee Carnavalet
In the evening we can arrange a visit to the Eiffel Tower or an evening cruise on the River Seine.

Day 3
Morning: Before Departing Paris we have some time to visit Place de la Bastille
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Evening: Arrive back at school

This price includes:

  • 2 nights Bed and breakfast accommodation
  • Return executive coach travel (TV/Video/WC/Seatbelts)
  • Return Ferry/Eurotunnel crossings
  • Free staff place ratio 1:8
  • Detailed information pack
  • Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Motorway tolls and taxes
  • VAT
N.B. Activities listed in the itinerary are not neccessarily included in the price. Contact us for further information.
 MorningAfternoonEvening
Day 1 Travel by Eurostar to Paris Drop off bags and visit the Eiffel Tower
Day 2 Visit Hotel des Invalides Visit Conciergerie River Seine cruise
Day 3 Visit Louvre and Place de la Concorde Travel by Eursotar to London


This price includes:

  • Return travel by Eurostar from London
  • Metro pass
  • 2 nights Bed and breakfast accommodation
  • Free staff place ratio 1:10
  • Detailed information pack
  • Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • Itinerary planning service
  • VAT
N.B. Activities listed in the itinerary are not neccessarily included in the price. Contact us for further information.
By Coach:
Previous evening: Depart school
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Morning: Arrive in Paris
(Driver's 9 hour rest break)

Day spent exploring Paris on foot or by Métro

Evening: Depart Paris
Ferry/Eurotunnel crossing
Early morning: Arrive back at school (next day)

By Eurostar:
OUTBOUND
06.00 Arrive London St Pancras (min 45min check-in)
06.55 Eurostar Departs
10.43 Arrive Paris Gare de Nord

Day spent exploring Paris by foot/public transport.  

INBOUND
19.13 Arrive Paris Gare de Nord (min 45min check-in)
20.13 Eurostar Departs
21.59 Arrive London St Pancras

(timings are example only and subject to availability)

This price includes:

  • Return channel crossing (coach or Eurostar)
  • Free staff place ratio 1:10
  • Detailed information pack
  • Comprehensive travel and medical insurance
  • Cost of group passport
  • Motorway tolls and taxes (if applicable)
  • VAT
N.B. Activities listed in the itinerary are not neccessarily included in the price. Contact us for further information.
French Revolution School History Trip to Paris

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