9 days
Paris, Vimy, Brussels

Travelling from Europe’s finest capital of art and culture, Paris, to the capital of the European Union, Brussels, this tour takes you through the fields of Canadian sacrifice that helped make possible the freedom Europe enjoys today. Passchendaele, Ypres, Flanders, Vimy ... visit the key sites of the First World War. A highlight will be participating in the 100th anniversary ceremonies of the Battle of Vimy Ridge and joining thousands of other students from Canada in exclusive events to celebrate the birth of our nation.

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Paris

  • Day 2: Paris

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 3: 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 4: Vimy Region

    Travel to the Vimy region

    Visit the Wellington Quarries

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 6: Vimy Region

    Visit the Vimy Memorial

  • Day 7: Vimy Region • Brussels

    Visit Passchendaele

    Visit the In Flanders Fields Museum

    Visit the Last Post at the Menin Gate Memorial

    Travel to Brussels

  • Day 8: Brussels

    Take a guided tour of Brussels

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • European Union buildings
    • Grand’Place
    • Atomium
  • Day 9: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Paris

  • Day 2: Paris

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Paris

    With your tour director you will see:
    • Latin Quarter
    • Louvre
    • Notre Dame
  • Day 3: 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 4: Vimy Region

    Travel to the Vimy region

    Visit the Wellington Quarries

    Visit Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial

  • Day 5: Vimy Region

    Participate in Vimy 100th Anniversary Commemorative activities

  • Day 6: Vimy Region

    Visit the Vimy Memorial

  • Day 7: Vimy Region • Brussels

    Visit Passchendaele

    Visit the In Flanders Fields Museum

    Visit the Last Post at the Menin Gate Memorial

    Travel to Brussels

  • Day 8: Brussels

    Take a guided tour of Brussels

    With your expert local guide you will see:
    • European Union buildings
    • Grand’Place
    • Atomium
  • Day 9: Depart for home

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Everything you get

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

    Wellington Quarries; Beaumont-Hamel; Tunnels and Trenches; Passchendaele Memorial; In Flanders Fields Museum; Last Post at Menin Gate

  • 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.

  • Worldwide Presence

    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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