Canadian History In France
Open to ALL Ontario high school students
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 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.
All-Inclusive Price $4,290.00.
Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) $190.00.
Optional Pre-trip Lodging
Pre-trip (Lodging available at an extra cost of $650.00 for out-of-town students). Please email email@example.com if you are interested.
*Program may fill before deadline* May 15, 2020.
Students receive access the online learning platform and will begin working on their pre-trip assignments.
Students and teachers meet to go over course expectations, travel details, and important learning concepts.
Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours while students complete pre-trip assignments.
Teachers are available to answer any questions during designated hours while students complete their summative assignments.
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
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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.