Strasbourg Politics

4 days/ 3 nights

From only £229pp

Overview

4 days/ 3 nights From only £229pp

A visit to Strasbourg will allow your students to apply context to classroom theory as they witness first-hand the ever-present human rights issues.  Visit the European Court of Human Rights and the home of the European Parliament and discover how this key institution influences Europe.

Curriculum focus

  • Politics of the European Union
  • International Politics
  • EU Political Issues and Institutions

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Departure from UK.  Explore the Petite France Quarter.  Evening at leisure.

  • Day 2

    Council of Europe and the European Parliament.  Notre Dame Cathedral. Bowling.

  • Day 3

    Lieu d’Europe visit. River cruise.

  • Day 4

    Free morning.  Departure to UK.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The European Court of Human Rights, or “Strasbourg Court” as it is often called, began operating in 1959 and has delivered more than 10,000 judgements.
  • Indoor water park with water slide, pools, whirlpool, fitness classes, sauna & wellness centre.
  • See Strasbourg from the water, as you pass by ‘La Petite France’ and see many important cultural sites in the historic city centre - a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Strasbourg hosts one of the oldest, and largest, Christmas markets in France.
  • Learn about the origins of Gingerbread as well as the secrets of how it is made.
  • Strasbourg boasts the highest medieval building in Europe - their Cathedral.
  • See the city's main attractions with help of an English speaking tour guide who will give an insight into the history and culture of the city.