7 days
Vimy, Paris

Paris or Brussels are your convenient gateways to the beautiful pastoral countryside that was brutally fought over by Canadians in two world wars. You’ll see the astounding Vimy Memorial while attending events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge and to celebrate the birth of our nation. You’ll also visit Beaumont-Hamel, where countless soldiers of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment gave their lives a century ago.

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to France or Belgium

  • Day 2: Vimy Region

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to the Vimy region

  • Day 3: Vimy Region

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 4: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 5: Paris

    Travel to Paris

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 6: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Join an optional excursion to the grand palace of Versailles, where Louis XIV held court in the most lavish style imaginable. On a tour, stroll through the elegantly landscaped gardens, the historic Hall of Mirrors and the ornately decorated State Apartments. (Note: Versailles is closed on Mondays.)
  • Day 7: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to France or Belgium

  • Day 2: Vimy Region

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to the Vimy region

  • Day 3: Vimy Region

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 4: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 5: Paris

    Travel to Paris

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 6: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Versailles

    Versailles

    Join an optional excursion to the grand palace of Versailles, where Louis XIV held court in the most lavish style imaginable. On a tour, stroll through the elegantly landscaped gardens, the historic Hall of Mirrors and the ornately decorated State Apartments. (Note: Versailles is closed on Mondays.)
  • Day 7: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?

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What an incredible experience for our entire group. Every detail was taken care of by the EF tour directors and we maximized our time in France. ...
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Kingston,On / Posted on April 27, 2017

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This all-inclusive global experience gives students the chance to explore the world–all at an unbeatable value.
  • Airfare & transportation

    Your flights—covered. Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Traditional breakfasts and dinners bring local flavours to life as part of your tour experience. Lunches are left for you to discover new favourite dishes of your own.

  • Entrances

    Vimy Tunnels and Trenches; Beaumont-Hamel

  • Full-time History Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director, specially trained in Canadian history, stays with you 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide knowledgeable insights everywhere you go.

  • Historic Commemoration

    You’ll take part in unique and exclusive events, and official ceremonies, that pay tribute to Canadian soldiers, and honour our past in meaningful ways that bring history lessons to life.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides add cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travellers to planning and managing your tour.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travellers and their families can count on EF’s dedicated emergency service team.

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    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we’re there too.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances.

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