Day 1
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Departure

En route to Geneva, Switzerland.

Included Meals: None

Day 2
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Lausanne

Called the “San Francisco” of Switzerland because of its hills and beauty, Lausanne is home to the Musée Olympique and to Switzerland’s largest university. You can take the funicular metro that runs from the lake to the top of the city or visit the Cathédrale de Lausanne, one of the largest medieval churches in the country.

Included Meals: Dinner

Day 3
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Montreux

A motor coach will take you to the resort city of Montreux with its picturesque views of the Lake Geneva, enhanced by the beautiful background of the Alps. Walk the cobblestone streets of the small village of Gruyère, visit the cheese factory and enjoy a raclette lunch. Visit the Broc fabrique, home of Nestlé chocolate, and enjoy complimentary chocolate samples. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4
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Montreux

Visit the Château de Chillon, built in the mid-12th century, home to the Counts of Savoy. Continue your day with an interactive visit to the Food Museum in Vevey. Your day concludes with a relaxing boat ride on Lake Geneva.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Days 5-10
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Family Stay

Today is the day you’ve been waiting for! Take the train to Lyon, or Annecy and meet your famille d’accueil. Enjoy six days practicing French and experiencing their daily lives.

Included Meals: Day 5 - Breakfast, Dinner | Days 6-10 - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11
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Paris

Take the TGV to Paris and enjoy the “City of Lights.” Explore the Quartier Latin and the Jardin de Luxembourg. Then stroll through the Quartier St. Michel where you can take a walk down the Seine River on the Île de la Cité. Visit the Cathédrale de Notre Dame, la Sainte Chapelle et la Conciergerie.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 12
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Paris

Discover the Louvre and its famous pyramid, and then experience the quaint Montmartre district. Visit the Basilique du Sacré Coeur and celebrate French artistry at the Place du Tertre. 

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 13
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Paris

Visit le Musée d’Orsay and/or le Musée Rodin on your way to Les Invalides. Take in the city by night during your Bateaux Mouches Seine river cruise.  Enjoy a farewell dinner before ascending to the top of the Eiffel Tower. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 14
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Return

Transfer to airport and return to the U.S.

Included Meals: Breakfast