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Student International Travel Opportunities
2019-2020

Make memories that will last a lifetime!

 
Mont St. Michel
Summer 2019 La Vie en Bretagne
 
Visit 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 chateaux 
  • Explore as much of Paris as time permits
  • Visit important WWII locations
London, Paris & Barcelona- Summer 2019
 
Visit London, England; Paris, France & Barcelona, Spain! 
 
  • Seize the opportunity to visit Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Stonehenge, the Eiffel Tower, The Mona Lisa and La Sagrada Familia 
  • 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
Barcelona City Square
 
Santorini Greece
Italy & Greece 2019- Educational Tour

Visit Rome, Capri & Pompeii, Italy; Patras, Delphi, Athens, Mykonos, Samos, Patmos, Crete & Santorini, Greece! 
 
  • Explore the Colosseum, Vatican City and view artwork created by Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel
  •  See how the science of Archaeology was used to uncover the buried city of Pompeii 
  • Learn about ancient Greek cities while viewing the Parthenon at the Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zues, Acropolis Museum, Temple of Athena Nike and much more
 
 
Sustainable Living in Germany & Switzerland
 
Visit Berlin, Stuttgart & Freiburg, Germany; Lucerne Region, Switzerland!
 
  • Explore Brandenburg Gate, Lion Monument, Kapellbrücke, Lake Luzern, Kurfürstendamm, remains of the Berlin Wall and much more
  • 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 Biosphäre Entlebuch and a nuclear bunker 
  • Ride a cable car to the top of the Swiss Alps
Berlin Germany
Venice Italy
Germany, Austria, Italy & Switzerland 

Visit Frankfurt, Rothenburg, Heidelberg & Munich, Germany; Innsbruck, Austria; Venice & Verona, Italy; Lucerne, Switzerland! 
 
  • Float along the canals of Venice, climb the Swiss Alps, explore the Black Forest and Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Enjoy the authentic foods and cultural experiences with other Janesville students and forge new friendships along the way
  • Experience three different cultures across four different countries in 10 days!
  • Come with us and enjoy a fresh pretzel in front of the Olympic Stadium, some gelato in St. Mark's Square, and delicious fondue in the Alps
Costa Rica 2020
 
Tour throughout the country!
 
  • Survey of biodiversity, culture, geology and cities
  • Experience zip lining, whitewater rafting, surfing, volcano tours and hot springs
  • Explore Manuel Antonio National Park and other local landmarks
  • Travel throughout this lush, beautiful country over the course of two weeks
Costa Rica Sunset
Safari
Discover South Africa 2020- Educational Tour
 
Visit Johannesburg, Cape Town & Pilgrims Rest, South Africa! 
 
  • Learn about history, culture, wildlife and much more
  • Experience a full-day game drive that takes you within shouting distance of elephants, lions, rhinos, and an array of other wild animals  
  •  While in Cape Town, visit an African Penguin Colony, take a boat ride to Robben Island to visit Nelson Mandela's prison cell and take a boat cruise to Seal Island
  • Ride a gondola to the top of Table Mountain and participate in an Educational Tour of the Langa Township
  • Visit the famous gold rush town of Pilgrims Rest and the scenic landscape of Panorama Route
 

Additional Travel Information 


Bring us your questions! Contact the group leaders listed- contact information below
 
 
Loire Valley
London England
Colosseum Rome Italy
Lucerne Switzerland
Innsbruck Austria
Costa Rica Forest
Cape Town
 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 
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: Tour  throughout country South Africa: 
Johannesburg,
Cape Town & 
Pilgrims Rest
Eligible
Students
AP French  Students
(2-AP)
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 $4,005 per student
$4,505 per adult
$3,990 per student 
$4,490 per adult
$2,300 $5,375
Financial Deposit $500
(due 10/15/18)
$95
(due date n/a)
Amount depends
on enrollment date 
(due 2/15/19)
No deposit required $95
(due date n/a)
$95
(due date n/a)
Amount depends   
on enrollment date 
(due 3/15/20) 
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@
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
None remain
at this time
None remain
at this time
Spring 2019
(to be updated)
Spring 2019
(Will be announced
via school  communication  channels)
None remain
at this time
Tour/Travel
Company
Xperitas

800-892-0022

virginie@xperitas.org
EF Tours

800-665-5364

eftours.com/
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katie.kutchin@ef.com
 
EF Tours

800-665-5364

eftours.com

katie.kutchin@ef.com
 EF Tours

608-819-0744

eftours.com

katie.kutchin@ef.com
 EF Tours

800-665-5364

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katie.kutchin@ef.com
 
Explorica

1888-310-7121
EF Tours

800-665-5364

eftours.com

katie.kutchin@ef.com