Canadian History In France
Due to the constantly evolving situation with the pandemic, programs will be flexible and may be subject to potential modifications.
Watch Canadian History come to life in Belgium and France. Learn about WWI at the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, feel national pride at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial, and lay a wreath during the Menin Gate Ceremony. Travel to Dieppe for the Dieppe Memorial and Juno Beach Centre, which commemorate the thousands of Canadian lives lost during WWII.
Learn about the fragility of peace at Caen Memorial and the Canadian War Cemetery. Fall in love with the cobblestone streets, the macarons, the art and the architecture of Paris. Traipse the narrow streets of the Latin Quarter and see pure opulence at Palace of Versailles before returning home.
Here are some of the exciting experiences included in the program.
SEINE RIVER CRUISE
Experience the beauty of Paris on a boat ride through the heart of the city.
VIMY RIDGE MEMORIAL
Learn about the storming of the ridge that occured on April 9th in 1917.
MENIN GATE CEREMONY
Students participate in the Menin Gate Ceremony: Last Post and the traditional final salute.
CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Students visit the Second World War burials where a majority of Canadian soldiers lay to rest.
Learn about the 1889 landmark before climbing the stairs for an unbeatable view.
Open for pre-registration only
EduTravel is not accepting deposits during the pre-registration period. Until there is more clarity around the safety of student group travel and the Government of Canada removes its “avoid non-essential travel” advisory. To learn more about our no risk pre-registration click here.
All-Inclusive Price $4,790.00.
Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) $680.40.
Program Decision Date*
*The Program Decision Date is the specific date that EduTravel will require families to make a financial commitment to a travel program. On this date, deposits will be required to register your student and to secure their spot in the program.
April 20, 2021.
June 19, 2021
Students receive access to the online learning platform and will begin working on their introductory assignments.
June 19, 2021
Orientation and First Class
Parents, students and teachers meet in the morning to review travel expectations and the itinerary. Teachers and students meet in the afternoon for their first class and to work on introductory assignments.
August 3-6, 2021
Pre-trip Online Classes (Synchronous and Asynchronous)
Teachers and students will interact online as students participate in direct teaching, group activities, discussions and presentations.
Teachers and students will interact online as students participate in direct teaching, group activities, discussions and present assessments.
Each program covers all essential costs and all excursions, whether educational or leisure. We believe that each group should share the same experience.
Teachers and Administrators
Airfare and Transport
Hotels and Accommodations
Breakfasts and Dinners
Excursions and Sightseeing
EduTravel Course Book
Experiential Learning Experience
EduTravel Education Guide
All Gratuities and Applicable Taxes
Professional Tour Guides
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Each day is thoughtfully planned to provide an unforgettable adventure that will teach lessons about the course, individuals and the world around.
Students enjoy breakfast at the hotel
and review the day’s itinerary.
Students visit the St. Julien Memorial, a Canadian
war memorial and small commemorative park.
The group visits the Passchendaele Canadian Memorial.
LUNCH & FREE TIME
Students enjoy free time for lunch.
Students visit the Canadian National
Vimy Ridge Memorial.
Students enjoy dinner at the hotel.
Students participate in the Menin Gate Ceremony: Last Post,
the traditional final salute to the fallen.