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Business Studies Trips to Paris

For students of Business Studies there is no better school trip than to Paris. A brilliant introduction to the subject by taking a tour of the La Defense district which is the hub of Paris’ business activity. Then choose from a variety of visits including small traditional companies and large multi-national organisations.

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Prices start from£299pp

Popular itinerary

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.

Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Coach to Paris Arrive Paris and check in Visit to Paris Montparnasse - Top of the City
2 Visit to the Stade de France Visit to Choco Story Meal in a local restaurant
3 Guided Tour of La Defense Visit to Fragonard Perfumeries Meal in a local restaurant
4 Sightseeing cruise on River Seine. Return to UK and school. Arrive School
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Morning Coach to Paris
Afternoon Arrive Paris and check in
Evening Visit to Paris Montparnasse - Top of the City
Morning Visit to the Stade de France
Afternoon Visit to Choco Story
Evening Meal in a local restaurant
Morning Guided Tour of La Defense
Afternoon Visit to Fragonard Perfumeries
Evening Meal in a local restaurant
Morning Sightseeing cruise on River Seine. Return to UK and school.
Evening Arrive School

Price Shown includes

  • Return Coach travel
  • 2-nights B&B accommodation
  • Group travel insurance
  • Bespoke itinerary planning service
  • Free Place Ratios
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  • 24/7 support whilst you are away

Places to Stay

Reasons to Visit

Fragonard Musee du Parfum

This visit provides an insight into the business strategy and marketing plan of the company, explained to you through a remarkable collection of perfume items. You can also discover the different techniques of perfume manufacture.

World Cup Stadium 'Stade de France'

Experience a behind the scenes tour of this 80,000 seater stadium in St Denis (just north of Paris) which hosted the 1998 World Cup. The 'Behind the Scenes Tour' is a full guided tour of the stadium & the visitor centre with commentary on all aspects of the project - technology, architecture, sport & business.

Musee Gourmand du Chocolat - Choco Story

Discover the wonderful world of chocolate and its history of four millennia in this gourmet museum. Spread over 3 floors the museum retraces the history of cocoa and presents the different types of manufacture & tasting of chocolate throughout times. This visit includes a film, a genuine chocolate making demonstration, and a tasting.


UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) offers presentations on a variety of subjects such as AIDS research, third world education and homelessness. Groups can also watch a video on UNESCO’S work worldwide and tour the building. At the end of the visit students are given the chance to discuss issues raised with a representative from the organisation. Visits are only available in the mornings.

Eiffel Tower

Probably the most famous of all the Paris landmarks, the Eiffel Tower majestically overlooks all of Paris. This visit can easily be combined with a cruise on the Seine as the starting point for Bateaux Parisians is at the foot of the Tower. There are 3 levels which can be accessed by foot or by lift.

Seine River Cruise

A tour along the river Seine will offer students the chance to see most of Paris’s sights and institutions from the river. A commentary is available in English to explain the history and background of the attractions.

Arc de Triomphe

At the end of the impressive Champs Elysees, this famous landmark was commissioned by Napoleon in 1806 as a tribute to his victories. Accessed by a subway, there is also an excellent view from the top.

Paris Montparnasse – Top of the City

Take in the very best view of the Eiffel Tower and everything else Paris has to offer on the amazing 56th floor of the Montparnasse Tower to get the best panoramic views.

Sacre Coeur

With its distinctive white dome, the Sacre Coeur sits proudly next to Montmartre. It is possible to access the crypt and the dome, with the view from the top being quite incredible.

Sightseeing Tour of Paris

See all of Paris's main attractions including the Arc de Triomphe, The Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysées, Sacré Coeur and Notre Dame with commentary from an experienced guide. Tours can be tailored to your specific curriculum needs e.g. a fashion tour.

Disneyland® Resort Paris

Disneyland Resort Paris with its new Walt Disney Studios is perfect for a one or two day visit. The park is divided into five lands with a range of shows, roller coasters, rides and other attractions. There is also the chance to meet the famous Disney characters! The Walt Disney Studios explains the behind the scenes magic of film, television, animation and entertainment.

Cité des Sciences et de L’industrie

Part of Universcience, this ultra-modern science museum at La Vilette aims to promote public interest in science, research and industry. Explora, the museum’s permanent exhibition includes themes on the themes of the Brain, Man & Genes, Transport & Mankind, Energy, The Universe, Mathematics and Sounds.  There are interactive exhibits on language and communication and the opportunity to be a weather reader and to explore optical illusions and 3D images. The site also has a planetarium, submarine and IMAX theatre.

FlyView Paris

Get a unique birds-eye view of Paris’ most famous landmarks and monuments as you ‘fly’ over the city.   Through the magic of virtual reality technology and a dynamic moving platform you will feel all the sensations of real flight without leaving the ground!  Experience the city of Paris from a completely new perspective, explore the heights of the Eiffel Tower, look down on the Place de la Concorde, Arc de Triomphe, and the River Seine.  A sightseeing tour like no other.  A souvenir photo is included with your visit.

Musée du Louvre

The Louvre Museum, former residence of the kings of France, has for two centuries been one of the biggest museums in the world. The museum’s collections spread over eight departments: Near Eastern Antiquities, Islamic Art, Egyptian Antiquities, Greek Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, Paintings, Sculptures, Decorative Arts, Prints and Drawings from the middle ages to 1848.

The Louvre is entered through a modern Paris landmark, the glass pyramid in the court of the old Royal Palace. It is home to the most famous painting in the world, the Mona Lisa as well as a spectacular collection of art that spans many different cultures.

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What you say

We were very happy with the booking stages EST could not have been more helpful. Montparnasse tower by night and the boat trip were the two most popular visits we made. The kids loved them. The Kings School

The whole experience from the enquiry to the booking, travel, accommodation and our itinerary in Paris was excellent. Mid Kent College

The service, advice, guidance and support received from European Study Tours was impeccable and they made every step of planning our visit easy and enjoyable. Turton High School

I am very pleased with the service provided by European Study Tours and we had a great trip to Paris! Bishop David Brown School