France has a fascinating history, from the medieval castles and cathedrals to its pivotal role in various historical events like the French Revolution. Visiting historical sites on a French school tour can provide students with a deeper understanding of European history.
France is renowned for its contributions to art, literature, and philosophy. Students can visit world-class museums like the Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, and Centre Pompidou in Paris to witness famous masterpieces firsthand. The Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame Cathedral, Mont Saint-Michel, Versailles Palace, and the French Riviera are just a few of the iconic landmarks that students can explore and appreciate.
France is an excellent place for language learning, especially for students studying French. Immersing themselves in the French-speaking environment can greatly enhance their language skills.
Students can engage in educational tours focused on specific subjects like art, history, architecture, or even STEM-related topics. France’s rich educational resources can be harnessed to enhance the learning experience.
Culinary Delights: Let’s not overlook the French cuisine is celebrated worldwide for its sophistication and variety. Students can indulge in delicious pastries, cheeses, and traditional dishes, making the trip a gastronomic adventure.
Performing Arts: France has a vibrant performing arts scene, with opportunities to attend theatre performances, dance shows, and classical concerts, exposing students to different art forms.
Global Citizenship: Experiencing a different culture can broaden students’ perspectives and promote a sense of global citizenship, fostering tolerance, empathy, and intercultural understanding.
When planning a school tour to France, consider collaborating with AWGT. We can design a well-structured itinerary with a balance of fun and educational activities. We ensure the safety and supervision of students throughout the trip and we support teachers throughout the planning process to ensure an enriching experience for all.