Cultural tour to Paris & Disneyland® Paris by coach: 4 days, 3 nights

This cultural tour will immerse your students in the culture of Paris alongside having a magical experience at Disneyland Paris. There are numerous opportunities to connect the tour to various areas of learning – contact us for details.

Suggested itinerary

Day one
Depart from school by coach
Connect with channel crossing
Arrive at accommodation

Day two
Tour Montparnasse
Boat Cruise
Notre Dame Cathedral
Sacré-Cœur and Montmartre area

Day three
Full day at Disneyland® Paris

Day four
Depart accommodation
Return back to the UK on coach

Tour gallery

Excursion locator map

Excursion Ideas

  • Town Trail

    Subject range: Cultural, Language

    What you’ll experience: ‘Hunt Fun’ treasure hunts are a great fun way to get your students out and about and exploring a town whilst on your tour, learning so much along the way. The treasure hunts will guide you past historical buildings, statues and monuments encouraging problem solving, team work, navigation skills and much more. Your treasure hunt packs contains treasure hunt booklets to complete.
    Select says: A treasure hunt will normally last about 2 hours but could be made longer by incorporating a lunch stop or another local visit. Available for selected towns within Belgium and France – speak to one of our travel advisors for further details.
  • FlyView Paris

    Subject range: Art, Cultural, History, Language

    What you’ll experience: Discover Paris as you’ve never seen it before with a thrilling jetpack flight over Paris in fully immersive virtual reality.

    • Immersive video and a dynamic movie platform combine images of flying over Paris with your jetpack’s movements to give you all the sensations of real fight!
    • Take off, accelerate, and stop to enjoy the panoramic view, then turn, move sideways, and swoop down for a closer view of a monument
    • Paris landscapes, filmed from the capital sky using drones
    • A last generation VR headset with a 360-degree vision
  • Disneyland® Paris

    Subject range: MFL, Cultural

    What you’ll experience: A favourite for students of all ages. A day or two at Disneyland® Paris is often the highlight of the tour with many attractions to be found in Frontierland, Discoveryland, Fantasy and much more! A great way for students to practice their French speaking and listening skills whilst having fun.
    Select says: Disney also provide excellent learning modules across a variety of subjects. Contact us for details.
  • Tour Montparnasse

    Subject range: Cultural

    What you’ll experience: This is Paris’ only skyscraper and the tallest building in France at 210 metres. You can visit the panoramic floor for fabulous views over the city. The tower is open until late, so it’s also possible to take in the beautifully lit night time beauty of Paris.
    Select says: This is by far the best place to view of the Eiffel Tower.
  • Eiffel Tower

    Subject range: MFL, Art, Cultural

    What you’ll experience: This iconic monument, built in 1889, is the symbol of Paris and France. The Eiffel Tower is one of the best known monuments in the world. In 2014 a new glass floor was completed on level 1 where visitors can walk 57m from the ground and experience the sensation of stepping out into the void.
    Select says: View further details via the Eiffel Tower website.
  • Boat Cruise - Bateaux Parisiens

    Subject range: MFL, Art, Cultural

    What you’ll experience: One of the best and most relaxing ways to see the sights of Paris is to take a Seine river boat cruise. Starting at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, your cruise will take you up stream to the Ile de la Cité and Notre Dame Cathedral.
    Select says: Trips depart every 20 minutes at peak times.
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral

    Subject range: MFL, Art, Cultural

    What you’ll experience: Notre Dame Cathedral is one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture in the world. It is situated in the eastern half of the Île de la Cité. The many organs are a centrepiece of the cathedral along with the cathedral’s five bells which are some of the most famous in Europe.
    Select says: The twin towers go as high as 69 metres (387 steps). The south tower houses the Emmanuel bell.
  • Montmartre and Sacré Cœur

    Subject range: Art

    What you’ll experience: Montmartre is an area in the north of Paris perched high on the ‘Butte’, Paris’s highest hill. Montmartre is dominated by the beautiful white Basilica of the Sacré Cœur located at the top of the hill. It remains the most romantic part of Paris with narrow alleyways, atmospheric cafés, pretty stairways and ivy-clad houses. Many artists had studios or worked in or around Montmartre, including Dalí, Modigliani, Monet, Mondrian, Picasso, Pissarro and van Gogh.
    Select says: Look out for the two windmills (moulins) and a small vineyard.
  • Louvre Museum

    Subject range: MFL, Art, Cultural

    What you’ll experience: The Louvre building has a wonderful history, having dominated central Paris since the late 12th century. This unmissable gallery holds must see treasures including the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, the Winged Victory of Samothrace, the treasures of ancient Egypt and the sculptures of the Renaissance. Guided tours can be arranged.
    Select says: There are great resources on the Louvre website including some excellent videos on elements of art such as perspective, composition and viewpoint. You can pre-download audio guides for smart phones.

Cultural trip to Paris & Disneyland® Paris by coach: 4 days, 3 nights Accommodation

Première Classe - Bussy St George

Our rating:

Location: Paris suburbs

Capacity: 354

Located at Bussy St George, just 25 km from Paris and a short 10 minute walk to the nearest RER station.

Rooms: All rooms have en-suite facilities.

Facilities: Breakfast room, meeting room, free Wi-Fi, enclosed garden.

Kyriad Disney

Our rating:

Location: Close to Disney


This is a modern hotel 35km east of Paris and just 8 mins from Disneyland. There is a free shuttle to Disneyland from the hotel.

Rooms: All rooms have en-suite facilities.

Facilities: Restaurant, meeting rooms for hire, free Wi-Fi.

Explorers Hotel

Our rating:

Location: Close to Disney

Capacity: 1600

This hotel is located within the area of Disneyland Resort and a free shuttle bus operates to the theme parks.

Rooms: All rooms have en-suite facilities.

Facilities: On site swimming pool, free Wi-Fi, meeting rooms for hire.

European Campus Sainte Therese

Our rating:

Location: Paris suburbs

Capacity: 130

Situated at Ozoir-la-Ferrière just 25km SE of Paris and 15 minutes' drive from Disneyland Paris. Set in 84 acres of grounds, this quality, purpose built accommodation is ideal for schools and offers excellent facilities alongside good access to Paris.

Rooms: Sleep 2-4, all with en-suite facilities.

Facilities: 24-hour reception, 2 dining rooms, meeting rooms, computer room with 32 computers, free Wi-Fi, extensive grounds including 3 hectares of forest, sports facilities including basketball, football, table tennis, fitness room and more!