Discover two of the most iconic cities in all of Europe on the Explore London, Paris experience! Start your tour in London where your group will see the iconic Big Ben clock tower, catch a glimpse of the crown jewels in the Tower of London, and watch the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace. Next, hop across the pond to Paris where your group will head to the top of the Eiffel Tower, see the majestic stained-glass windows inside Notre Dame, and stroll down the charming Champs-Élysées. This classic European culture tour will be one you won’t want to miss!
DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY
DAY 2: LONDON BUS TOUR / LONDON EYE
- After meeting your JE Guide at the airport, you will transfer by coach to your hotel.
- Introductory London bus tour with a guide
- Dinner near Trafalgar Square
- Tonight ride the famous London Eye!
DAY 3: WESTMINISTER ABBEY / BUCKINGHAM PALACE / TRAFALGAR SQUARE
- Westminster Abbey guided tour and enjoy an exterior visit to Buckingham Palace!
- The National Gallery
- Shopping in Covent Gardens
- Dinner in Leicester Square
- Evening view of Piccadilly Circus
*Tonight the group may opt for a West End Show – ask for prices.
DAY 4: TOWER OF LONDON / ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL / THAMES RIVER CRUISE
- Tower of London
- Lunch at Borough Market
- Thames River Cruise
- Tour St. Paul’s Cathedral with a local guide
- St. Paul’s Cathedral’s Evensong
DAY 5: LOCAL CHURCH SERVICE / TRANSFER TO PARIS
- Attend a local Church service
- Chunnel transfer to Paris
- Journey up to Sacre-Coeur for a view of Paris
- Explore the Montmartre area
DAY 6: NOTRE DAME / EIFFEL TOWER / SEINE RIVER CRUISE
- Notre Dame / Saint-Germain l’Auxerrois
- Souvenir Shopping
- Climb the Eiffel Tower
- Evening Seine River Cruise
- Eiffel Tower evening light show and dessert
*Group may opt to purchase locally filled crepes from vendors.
DAY 7: LOUVRE / CHAMPS-ELYSEES / ARC DE TRIUMPH
- Visit the famous Louvre Museum.
- View the Arc de Triumph
- Walk the Champs-Elysées
DAY 8: TRAVEL DAY
- Add 1-2 days and visit Oxford, Caen/Normandy, or Mont Saint Michel!
WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?
Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.
WHAT TRAVELERS ARE SAYING ...
I loved that JE planned most of the meals to focus on the local cuisine. It was a great experience!Alissa P, Teacher
I love this organization! It makes planning so easy and we have never been disappointed.Kristen P, Teacher
Thank you for your faithfulness in serving Jesus through this wonderful ministry of student travel. I highly recommend JE!Diane H, Vice Principal
JE is Christ-centered and they understand the importance of training students to have an eternal perspective.Dr. Larry T, Head of School
The trained guides of JE have led with such excellence that our students have been encouraged to share Christ.Dr. S.L. Sherrill, Superintendent
I’ve traveled with JE for the last nine years and I would not imagine traveling with any other company.Maribeth D, Teacher
JE’s depth of knowledge, logistics, and well-trained guides are why I don’t take trips with any other company.Scott T, Teacher