- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: Independent Provider
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: Three Weeks
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
- Selective: No
- Ages: 17, 18
Prepare yourself for the ultimate European adventure as you explore seven different countries on this program designed especially for older teens! Immerse yourself in the exciting cultures of every destination and learn to live like a local while travelling like a pro!
This perfectly-paced itinerary will ensure that you get the most out of each destination. Don’t just see these beautiful European destinations (although the views from atop St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican or the London Eye are not to be missed!). Our Ultimate Europe for Older Teens program puts a focus on experiencing activities to the max with true travel freedom! Whether that’s cooking lessons, bike tours, fun excursions, or other cultural activities, our itineraries our constructed to keep the program exciting and bring each unique culture to life!
Enjoy high tea in London, visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, take a bike tour through Munich’s flower-filled streets, breathe the fresh Alpine air in Switzerland, tour the iconic Colosseum in Rome, relive the Renaissance in Florence, and so much more! Get ready to travel like a pro as you explore Amsterdam’s maze of islands and canals on an epic evening cruise, soak in Bavarian culture at an authentic beer hall in Munich, and eat more amazing pizza and pasta than you can begin to imagine in Italy while making lasting memories with your new friends during your travels throughout some of the most amazing cities in Europe!
Savor the world-famous Mediterranean diet as you sample local delicacies from each country. Hike the rugged wilderness of the Swiss Alps and make new friends from around the world at a traditional German beer hall. Don’t just glimpse the sights through a bus window! Ride the modern trains from country to country and catch public transportation in each city, immersing yourself in the best parts of every region and living like a local, so you can be a traveler, not a tourist!
Our Older Teen programs are carefully crafted with 11th and 12th graders in mind. We understand that older teens require a different type of program, and need itineraries with more challenges and independence to help them grow and encourage even more confidence in traveling.