Take you class to see Paris and all that the city of lights has to offer. You group will have the chance to see the Eiffel Tower, Sacre Coeur, Louvre Museum, walk along the Champs Elysees and more. One full day to enjoy Paris and its unique atmosphere.
No tour to France is complete without a stop in Versailles to see the magnificent palace of Louis XIV and its stunning gardens. Your group will have several hours to learn about the rich history of this location.
Travel further South to Toulouse to uncover how the Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger plane is made.
The regular Airbus A380 tour through the different parts of the A380 tour, the guide presents the production process: a replica of the telemetry room, certification & flight test campaign, observation tour of the A380 final assembly line, production process, real scale mock-up of the A380 (the 16m-long fuselage section).
The Airbus A380 tour with the new “professional discovery” option allows the pupils to discover a variety of jobs offered by the aircraft industry. Through the different parts of the A380 tour, the guide presents the various jobs associated with every stage of aircraft production in an interactive way: test engineer, design department engineers, metal workers, airframe fitters, cabin designer and more.
And then there is the bonus of a free teacher’s manual to prepare for the tour. You will also receive an educational booklet for years 9-11 and 12-14.
Get in touch with our advisor to find out more.
Afternoon:Depart from school and travel for English Channel Crossing via ferry or Euroshuttle into France.
Evening: Travel through France.
Morning: Arrival in Paris after breakfast stop for walking tour. Begin the day at Notre Dame Cathedral followed by optional River Seine boat cruise.
Afternoon:Walking tour of Paris with opportunity to see Louvre Museum, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees and Arc de Triumph.
Evening: Check-in at our hotel with optional dinner. Evening Illumination tour to visit Montmatre & Sacre Coeur with magnificent views of Paris, its streets and cafés to Pigalle and the Moulin Rouge, followed by Eiffel Tower light show and stop at Trocadero.
Morning: After breakfast we depart Paris to Versailles for traditional french markets, shops and cafes. Opportunity to visit famous Chateau Palace of King Louis XIV and the magnificent gardens.
Afternoon: Depart from Versailles for onward journey to Toulouse for check in.
Evening: Spend free time in Toulouse.
Morning: After breakfast we depart from hotel and travel to Airbus A380 mega factory for guided tour and see the world’s only true double decker, from the design stage through to the commercial service. The group will see the testing areas and even see how the cabin is furnished.
Afternoon: Explore the factory more with an educational booklet and exercises. See the 10 hectares assembly hall and the view over the interior.
Evening: Departure from Toulouse and travel back to England.
Morning: Arrival back at school the following morning.