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Intergenerational in the City of Light: À la Découverte de Paris (Age 14-17)

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Program #17424ENZ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
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Program intended for grandchildren from 10 - 13 years of age.

Bienvenue! The avenues of Paris are open to you and a grandchild as you discover the art, culture and cuisine for which the city is famous. Converse with Parisians in their own language, admire the greatest artworks ever created, go underground beneath the Eiffel Tower and hear the story of Quasimodo at Notre Dame Cathedral. All this and more packs an unforgettable week of adventure in Europe’s most exciting city.


Highlights

• With an experienced teacher, learn the basics of the French language, then practice over dinner with a Parisian family.
• Explore the Eiffel Tower’s original machine room, underground bunker and first-floor control room.
• After visiting the Musée d’Orsay, have a portrait of you and your grandchild painted by an artist in Montmartre.

Program Notes

One youth per adult in shared accommodations. Triple rooms are not available for this program. Participants wishing to enroll with two adults and one youth should enroll one adult and one child in a double room with the second adult in a single room. (rooms will be adjoining). Please note this program is also offered for young learners 10 – 13. Please see program #21308.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day indoors and out; cobblestone streets, stairs, occasional uneven terrain; standing in museums and other sites indoors and out. Extensive use of Paris Metro.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Paris, 7 nights; departure.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
18 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

Ratings

4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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