Paris Media & Film Studies School Trips & Tours
Take your pupils on a media and film school trip to this cosmopolitan city with its famous film locations and fascinating visits plus, the world famous Disneyland® Paris.
On a study tour to Paris, your group will decide for themselves what makes Disney’s position in modern entertainment so strong and so loved. Both Disneyland® Park and Walt Disney Studios® Park are jam-packed with rides, attractions and fascinating media and film studies insights.
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Morning flight from Ireland||Guided sightseeing tour of Paris. Montparnasse Tower||Seine River Cruise|
|2||Full day at Disneyland Park and Studios||Disney Village|
|3||Cite du Cinema behind the scenes guided tour||Return flight to Ireland|
|Morning||Morning flight from Ireland|
|Afternoon||Guided sightseeing tour of Paris. Montparnasse Tower|
|Evening||Seine River Cruise|
|Morning||Full day at Disneyland Park and Studios|
|Morning||Cite du Cinema behind the scenes guided tour|
|Afternoon||Return flight to Ireland|
On-tour support includes...
- Services of a See Off Representative at your departure airport
- Services of an NST City Representative whilst in Paris to assist with hotel check-in and provide 24-hour assistance
Additional on-tour support available...
- Pre-booked meals at great group prices
- A choice of packed lunches for your group throughout your stay
Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck
This 196m tower has shorter queues than the Eiffel Tower and a fabulous view of Paris. The viewpoint tables clearly mark the city’s many famous monuments. There are also a number of audio-visual and interactive facilities to help build language skills and enhance their knowledge of Paris, as well as downloadable quizzes in English and French.
Cité du Cinéma - Behind the Scenes Guided Tour
The Cité du Cinéma, a former electric power plant, built at the turn of the 20th century, was discovered by Director Luc Besson in his search for a set for his film ‘Léon’. Now a 6 hectare temple of cinema, it opens its doors for an unusual and exciting guided tour. Your visit commences at the heart of the exceptional ‘Nef’: a nave of Eiffel structure, where original sets and costumes of films such as ‘The 5th Element’ are on display. Discover hidden secrets concerning the construction of this ‘Hollywood-on-Seine’ thanks to a film that tracks the evolution of this revolutionary project undertaken by Besson.
Film Location Walking Tour
Paris has played host to many films; take a guided tour on a film theme of your choice. Your students will be able to walk in the footsteps of their favourite actors, taking in famous film locations from the Louvre to the banks of the river Seine.
Les Etoiles du Rex
Discover the backstage of Europe’s most famous movie theatre. Through an interactive tour with an audio guide, go behind the scenes, and discover the legend and the stars of the largest cinema in Europe. Your tour will commence inside a transparent and panoramic elevator that will take you behind the gigantic screen of the Grand Rex. Discover a recreated old projection room, see archive images, enter into the Director’s office, do a voiceover for a film clip and learn about the many special effects and tricks used in a film.
Both Disneyland® Park and Walt Disney Studios® Park provide a great environment for your students to work together, bond as a group and challenge their personal boundaries on their school trip to Disneyland Paris.
Explore five themed lands filled with Disney classic stories: adrenalin packed thrill rides such as Big Thunder Mountain, Disney classics like Pirates of the Caribbean and Dumbo the Flying Elephant and many opportunities to meet your favourite Disney characters.
Walt Disney Studios® Park
Step through the Studio gates and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of movies, animation and television. Find out how Disney creates the magic and feel what it’s like to be star of stage and screen.
A must for students, the dramatic architecture of the museum holds a unique collection of 20th century art covering the principal movements. Study services include gallery tours and audio guided tours.
Paris’ best-known monument has outstanding city views, which on a clear day can stretch for 42 miles, giving the chance to pinpoint many landmarks.
Seine River Boat Cruise
An enjoyable river cruise is a relaxing way to see the sights of Paris. Students also learn from the French (or English) commentary on their headsets.
Montmartre & Sacré Coeur
Montmartre provides an opportunity for students to practise their language skills with its many street stalls and street artists, shops and cafés. Once a meeting place for artists in the late 19th and early 20th century, your group can also view artists painting portraits and caricatures for the tourists and enjoy a spectacular view of Paris from the steps of the Sacré Coeur.
Theatre in Paris - French play with English subtitles
Take a step inside a traditional Parisian theatre and spend an evening amongst the locals, at a French play with English subtitles. In the heart of Paris, see a play from one of a variety of genres; enjoy a classic love story, a modern French comedy or some musical theatre, all without missing a single word! From September 2018 - June 2019 groups can see Chicago Le Musical at Theatre Mogador.
Lost in Frenchlation Cinema Experience
Lost in Frenchlation's private screenings of French films with English subtitles, in a typical Parisian cinema, offers groups the opportunity to learn about French language, culture and style through one of the country's most well-renown arts! You can request movies relevant to the group's curriculum (subject to availability) and film-based educational questionnaires are offered with every screening. If you want the perfect combination of entertainment and education, we look forward to seeing you at the cinema!
Imagine being able to fly — and experiencing Paris with a bird’s-eye view. FlyView is a unique experience in which visitors fly over Paris and its monuments in virtual reality, complete with real flight sensations. Fly high over the city’s rooftops to explore the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, the Seine and many other famous locations from a perspective you could only dream of... until now. You will see Paris from a totally unique perspective. Groups can also go behind the scenes in some of Paris' most famous historical buildings, and expeprience Notre-Dame beofre the destructive fire of 2019.
- A quiz or disco at your hotel (some hotels can provide a room for groups to use in the evenings)
- ...and much more!
We offer flights from a variety of departure airports and we’ll work with you to plan your route at the best value possible.
Giving you full support throughout
Before your tour
- Your own dedicated NST contact
- Bespoke tour itineraries
- Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
- Curriculum linked visit programmes
- Great value for money - no hidden costs
- Free group leader inspection visits
- Risk assessment guidance
- Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits
Whilst you're away
- Free educational resources
- Group-friendly accommodation
- Exceptional standards of coaching
- On-tour support from our reps on the ground
- Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
- 24/7 support just a call away
- Extensive group travel insurance
On your return
- Priority rebooking services
- Rewarding your loyalty with our reward scheme
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