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Student International Travel Opportunities
2019-2020

Make memories that will last a lifetime!

 


Mont St. Michel

 1. Summer 2019 La Vie en Bretagne

Explore Paris, France; the Loire Valley, Caen, Arromanches (D-Day landing) & Mont St. Michel!

* Family stay in Caen, Normandy
* Mont Saint Michel visit with bay excursion
* Visit the Palace of Versailles, important WWII locations and the stunning 
châteaux of Chambord and Chenonceau
* Explore as much of Paris as time permits and at night, take the Bateaux
Mouches Seine river cruise
 
 
 

Barcelona City Square

2. London, Paris & Barcelona- Summer 2019

Explore London, England; Paris, France & Barcelona, Spain!

* Visit Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Stonehenge, the Eiffel Tower and much more
* Dip your feet into the Mediterranean Sea
* Have some fish and chips in Piccadilly Circus
* Partake in a fresh croissant in front of Notre Dame
* Walk the famous Las Ramblas while enjoying some authentic tapas

 


Santorini Greece

3. Italy & Greece 2019- Educational Tour

Explore Rome, Capri & Pompeii, Italy; Patras, Delphi, Athens, Mykonos,
Samos, Patmos, Crete & Santorini, Greece! 

* Explore the Colosseum, Vatican City and the Sistine Chapel
* See how the science of Archaeology was used to uncover the buried city of Pompeii
* Learn about ancient Greek cities and explore Temples of the Greek Gods

 


Berlin Germany

 4. Sustainable Living in Germany & Switzerland

Explore Berlin, Stuttgart & Freiburg, Germany; Lucerne Region, Switzerland!

* Explore Brandenburg Gate, Lion Monument and remains of the Berlin Wall
* Visit a working urban farm and the Mercedes-Benz Museum
* Take a high speed train to Stuttgart and explore the city of Freiburg with Innovation Academy
* Experience local expert lead tours through Hofgut Sternen's sustainable facilities, an urban sustainable development project, the UNESCO Biosphere Entlebuch and a nuclear bunker 
* Ride a cable car to the top of the Swiss Alps


Venice Italy

 5. Germany, Austria, Italy & Switzerland 

Explore Frankfurt, Rothenburg, Heidelberg & Munich, Germany; Innsbruck, Austria; 
Venice & Verona, Italy; Lucerne, Switzerland! 

* Float the canals, climb the Alps and explore the Neuschwanstein Castle
* Enjoy the authentic foods 
* Experience three different cultures across four different countries in 10 days!

 

Costa Rica Sunset

 6. Costa Rica 2020

Explore San Jose, Arenal, Monteverde, Coastal Puntarenas and more!

* Survey of biodiversity, culture, geology and cities
* Experience whitewater rafting, hot springs, zip lining and many other adventures
* Take a Lake Arenal kayaking tour and a guided excursion through Manuel Antonio National Park
* Visit local schools and villages 
* Indulge in some beach time and explore this beautiful country over the course of two weeks
 

Safari

 7. Discover South Africa 2020- Educational Tour

Explore Johannesburg, Cape Town & Pilgrims Rest, South Africa! 

* Learn about history, culture, wildlife and much more
* Experience a tour that takes you within shouting distance of wild animals  
* Visit an African Penguin Colony, Robben Island and Seal Island
* Ride a gondola to the top of Table Mountain 
* Visit the famous gold rush town of Pilgrims Rest 
 

Travel Opportunities -- Trip Details 


Questions? Contact the School District of Janesville Group Leader listed in the table belown below
 
Loire Valley
London England
Colosseum Rome Italy
Lucerne Switzerland
Innsbruck Austria
Costa Rica Forest
Cape Town
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7
 Name of Trip Summer 2019 La
Vie en Bretagne
London, Paris
 & Barcelona 
Summer 
2019
 Italy & Greece
2019 Educational
Tour 
 Sustainable living 
in Germany 
  & Switzerland 
Germany, Austria, Italy & Switzerland Costa Rica
2020- Survey of Biodiversity,
Culture,
Geology & Cities
 
Discover  
South Africa
2020
Educational Tour
 
Countries/
Cities
to be
Visited
France: Paris,
the Loire Valley,
Caen,  Arromanches
(D-Day Landing) 
& Mont Saint Michel
England: London 
France: Paris
Spain: Barcelona
Italy: Rome,
Capri & Pompeii
Greece: Patras,
Delphi, Athens,
Mykonos, Samos,  Patmos, Crete &  Santorini 
Germany: Berlin,  Stuttgart & Freiburg 
Switzerland: 
Lucerne Region
 
Germany: Munich,  Frankfurt,
Heidelburg &
Rothenburg
Austria: Innsbruck
Italy: Venice &  Verona
Switzerland:
Lucerne
 
Costa Rica: 
San Jose, Arenal,
Monteverde &
Coastal Puntarenas
South Africa: 
Johannesburg,
Cape Town & 
Pilgrims Rest
Eligible
Students
AP French students
(Must have
completed French 2 before trip)
Grades 8-11 Grades 7-11 Grades 6-11 Grades 7-10
(Unless  accompanied
by paying adult)
Grades 7-11 Grades 7-10
Departure/
Return Dates
6/14/19 - 6/28/19 6/17/19 - 6/26/19 6/19/19 - 7/1/19 7/9/19 - 7/18/19 6/8/20 - 6/17/20 6/15/20 - 6/24/20 7/13/20 - 7/23/20
Estimated Cost of Trip $4,000 $4,189 per student
$4,689 per adult
$4,665 per student
$5,945 per adult
$4,005 per student
$4,505 per adult
$3,990 per student 
$4,490 per adult
$2,300 $5,375 per student
$5,830 per adult
Financial Deposit $500
(due 10/15/18)
$95
(due date n/a)
$95 
(due date n/a)
No deposit required $95
(due date n/a)
$95
(due date n/a)
$95
(due date n/a)
Minimum
Number of
Students Needed
3 18 6 n/a 18 6 6
SDJ Group Leader Andrea Behn 
(608)743-5745

abehn@
janesville.k12.wi.us
Albert (Fritz) Elsen
(608)743-5407

aelsen@
janesville.k12.wi.us
Christine Pumilia
(608)314-5842

cpumilia@
janesville.k12.wi.us
Bruce Erickson
(608)743-6072

berickson@
janesville.k12.wi.us
Albert (Fritz) Elsen
(608)743-5407

aelsen@
janesville.k12.wi.us
Charles Kealy
(608)743-5273

ckealy@
janesville.k12.wi.us
 
Christine Pumilia
(608)314-5842

cpumilia@
janesville.k12.wi.us
 
Parent   Chaperones 
Needed
No No No No No No No
Scheduled
Meetings
3/20/19 
(6PM - 8PM)
None remain 
at this time;
See Mr. Elsen room 
100 at Craig
4/1/19 
(6:30PM - 7:30 PM)
6/4/19 
(6:30PM - 7:30PM)
Craig Library
3/20/19 
(7PM - 8PM) 
Franklin Middle School
Room 105
3/20/19
(6:00PM) 
Craig High School 
Room 100
Spring 2019
(Will be announced
via school  communication  channels)
None remain
at this time; see
Mrs. Pumilia in
Craig High School Library
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