France Class Trip - 9 day Paris, Provence & Languedoc

  • 9 days
  • Middle School, High School

Looking to visit as much of France as possible? We’ve got you covered! After spending a few days exploring the best that Paris has to offer, you'll make your way south, venturing towards the regions of Provence and Languedoc, where you'll feast on fabulous food, explore ancient history and travel landscapes that inspired a who’s who of the world’s great artists.

Here's What's On Deck:

Meet at the airport to check in for your flight to Paris.

Arrive at Charles de Gaulle Airport, meet with your tour leader and hop on your motorcoach to head to the centre of Paris.

Sightseeing tour of Paris with a licenced tour guide, including landmarks such as: the Arc de Triomphe, the Champs Élysées, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Notre Dame Cathedral and more!

Stop for photos at the Palais de Chaillot before taking time for lunch and to explore in Paris (individual expense).

Enjoy unparalleled views of Paris from the summit level of the Eiffel Tower, 905 feet high, the most renowned monument of the city.

Check in to the hotel to relax and unwind before dinner before tucking in to dinner at a classic local restaurant.

Return to the hotel for a well-deserved night's rest.

Breakfast and orientation session with your tour leader at the hotel

Guided tour of the most fascinating art galleries in the world, the Louvre, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa and much more!

Follow the Seine River passing by the Vert Gallant Park on route to Quartier Latin for lunch and free time (individual expense).

Discover the charms of l’île St-Louis and l’île de la Cité, two natural islands that sit in the middle of the Seine.

Discover one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture during your self-guided visit of the Notre Dame Cathedral.

Spend the end of the afternoon relaxing in the famous gardens of Luxembourg before sitting down to dinner at a classic local restaurant.

See how Paris earned the nickname “The City of Light” during your evening cruise along the Seine on one of the famous Bateaux-Mouches.

Return to the hotel for a well-deserved night's rest.

Breakfast and orientation session with your tour leader at the hotel, followed by check-out.

Make your way to Gare de Lyon to register for your TGV high-speed train ride.

Arrive in Avignon and after a brief orientation tour, have some time for lunch (individual expense).

Guided visit of the Baux-de-Provence, commune classified as a historic monument located atop a rocky outcrop crowned with a ruined castle dating from the 11th century.

Check in to the hotel in Avignon to relax and unwind before dinner.

Dinner at a classic local restaurant before returning to the hotel for a well-deserved night's rest.

After breakfast, embark on a sightseeing tour of Avignon, including stops at Palais des Papes, and the city’s storied Saint-Bénézet bridge, more commonly referred to as the pont d’Avignon.

Time for lunch and exploration with your friends (individual expense).

Hop on the coach and head to Pont du Gard, a 2000-year-old ancient Roman aqueduct the du Gard river.

Discover the wine cellars of Henry Bouachon in Châteauneuf-du-Pape, the most recognized winery from the côte du Rhône region.

Head back to Avignon to end the day with dinner and a well-deserved night's rest at the hotel.

Following breakfast at the hotel, spend the morning exploring the ancient Ugernum de Beaucaire Forum, where you will see Gladiators battle, learn to make an oil lamp, and uncover the ancient techniques of Roman blacksmith techniques.

Traditional Roman lunch before heading out to explore Nîmes arena, a 1st Century Roman amphitheater that can hold up to 25,000 spectators.

Dinner at a classic local restaurant, followed by a well-deserved night's rest at the hotel.

Breakfast and orientation session with your tour leader at the hotel.

Discover the Grotte des Demoiselles, a truly breathtaking spectacle deep in the depths of the Thaurac plateau.

Grab some lunch at individual expense before heading off to historic Carcasonne.

Check in to the hotel to relax and unwind before dinner at a local restaurant.

Head out for a charming evening stroll to the Vieux Pont to admire the spectacular view of the city’s medieval fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Return to the hotel for a well-deserved night's rest.

After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a guided visit of Carcassonne fortress.

Free time to explore, visit the city’s local museums, shop at the local boutiques, and grab lunch (individual expense).

Head over to the Châteaux Cathares de Lastours where you will enjoy a short hike leading you to the four castles: Cabaret, Tour Régine, Surdespine and Quertineux.

Head back to Carcassonne and enjoy dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for a well-deserved night’s rest.

Breakfast and orientation session with your tour leader at the hotel, followed by check-out.

All aboard! Next stop: Toulouse International Airport.

Arrive at Toulouse Airport International Airport and check in for your flight.

Hugs and handshakes as you say farewell to your tour leader before boarding your flight home.

Travelling with Jumpstreet

By travelling with us you will have access to:

  • Our emergency line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week'
  • Our amazing Tour Leader team! We recruit, hire and train our own TLs and conduct detailed background checks as part of the hiring process
  • Your payments are placed in a Bonded Trust account'
  • Jumpstreet Tours maintains $25 million in general liability insurance

You help contribute to a greener planet!

A Jumpstreet tour:

  • Is always carbon neutral
  • All our Tour Leaders receive training on sustainable tourism and will give your group tips on how to be more eco-friendly

Conditions

Price based on the following:

  • Availability of accommodations, transportation, meals and activities cannot be confirmed until a deposit is received