Itinerary 2014-15 (archive)

Flight times:
March 27, 2015
Depart SFO 7AM; Arrive NY 3:30PM
Depart JFK 5:35PM; Arrive Paris 5:50AM

April 11, 2015
Depart Paris 9:25AM; Arrive Chicago 11:50AM
Depart Chicago 5PM; Arrive SFO 7:56PM


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LILLE EN FAMILLE, BRUXELLES et PARIS
MARCH 27 – APRIL 11, 2015

DAY 1: USA / PARIS (Friday, 27th March)
• Fly through the night to Paris.

DAY 2: PARIS / LILLE (Saturday, 28th March)
• Bienvenue en France! Your French Prométour Representative will greet you at the
airport and lead you to your bus for your transfer to Lille. Upon Arrival, meet your host
families.

DAY 3-11: HOME STAY IN LILLE (Sunday, 29th March – Monday, 6th April)
• Home stay program organized by The Urban School and the Lycée Therese Avila.

DAY 12: LILLE/BRUSSELS (Tuesday, 7th April)
• Say goodbye to your host families and transfer to Brussels in your private motor coach.
• Welcome to Brussels! Meet and greet your Prométour director and stop at your hotel to  drop off your bags.
• Discover Brussels with your teacher and tour director. Take a hop on hop off bus
and enjoy a tour of the main sights of the city.
• Enjoy dinner at a typical Belgium restaurant whilst you get to know your tour
director.

DAY 13: BRUSSELS/PARIS (Wednesday 8th April)
• After breakfast at your hotel, head to the EU Parliament for a guided tour of
the complex.
• After free time for lunch visit the Mini Europe Park where you can have a tour around
Europe in a few short hours.
• Later on, head to the train station and take your high-speed train to Paris.
• Dinner and overnight accommodation in Paris.

DAY 14: PARIS (Thursday, 9th April)
• After breakfast, take a pleasant stroll on the famous Champs-Elysées.
• Climb to the top of the Arc de Triomphe & visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
• This afternoon, admire the view from the 3rd floor of the Eiffel Tower.
• Later, cruise down the River Seine aboard a glass-topped bateau mouche
• Enjoy dinner with your group in a French Bistro.
• Night accommodation in Paris

DAY 15: PARIS (Friday, 10th April)
• This morning after breakfast, visit Philippe Auguste’s Louvre and the Richelieu
Wing entirely furnished in the utmost Second Empire Style. See the Galleries’
masterpieces, such as the breathtaking Mona Lisa.
• Have some free time for lunch.
• Visit the Gothic Cathédrale Notre-Dame, a magnificent religious edifice and one
of the supreme masterpieces of French art. Climb the 387 steps to see the gargoyles!
• A short distance away, visit the Sainte-Chapelle, another Gothic masterpiece.
• Dinner and overnight accommodation in Paris

DAY 16: DEPART (Saturday 11th April)
• Breakfast at your hotel.
• Head to the airport for your return flight to the USA.