Explore Provence and le Côte d'Azur with Aurora University
Special 20% savings for AU and GWC alumni and friends!
May 31-June 9, 2013
Follow in the footsteps of Cézanne, Van Gogh, Picasso and Matisse
as you experience the beautiful landscapes, villages and monuments in
the south of France. This
exclusive tour, led by Dr. Stephen Sawyer
, Chair of the history
department at the American University of Paris, will take you to the
enchanted towns of Aix-en-Provence, Arles and the Riviera to explore the
landscapes that inspired great French artists. Enjoy fresh local
cuisine, classic French wines and the company of fellow AU and GWC alumni and
friends on this educational experience.
Tour includes three nights in Nice and five nights in Aix-en-Provence. Secure your place today! Complete the trip registration form
and submit it to AU with your deposit.
Nice and the Riviera
- View the scenic French Riviera and the old town of Nice
- Climb high above the coastline to visit St. Paul de Vence and see works of legendary 20th century artists
- Explore the seaside village of Antibes and Picasso's studio and museum
View the complete itinerary
- Visit Cezanne’s studio and the landscapes he painted
- Discover Arles with its Roman arena and Van Gogh monuments
- Tour the Pont du Gard Roman
aqueduct, Avignon’s Palace of the Popes and the medieval village of Les Baux
should expect to be active throughout
this trip. Walking tours at a comfortable pace may range from a few hours to a
full day on a variety of terrain, including small hills and uneven surfaces.
Good health is required.
Dates: May 31-June 9, 2013
Round-trip travel from Chicago (additional cost for airfare from
other major U.S. cities), four-star hotel accommodations, breakfasts,
one lunch, one dinner and two tastings, sightseeing tours,
transportation by deluxe motor coach, group airport transfers, luggage
handling, gratuities and service charges.
The trip is a collaboration between Aurora University and
International Seminar Design, Inc. (ISDI). ISDI provides professional
travel management and custom-designed educational travel services.
Regular rate, double occupancy: $4,981
Special rate for AU and GWC alumni and friends: $3985 (20% savings)
Additional cost for a single room: $955
Full payment due by February 1, 2013
upcoming trip is a significant investment.
For this reason, we strongly encourage you to purchase comprehensive travel
insurance. If you choose to
decline this valuable protection, you are assuming any financial loss
associated with your travel arrangement. Visit travelinsured.com
for more information.
Cancellations and Refunds
All cancellations must be made in writing. Refunds will be issued based on the schedule below:
- Before February 16, 2013: Full refund less $600 administrative
- Between February 17 & April 20, 2013: Full refund of recoverable land costs less
$1,600 cancellation fee
- After April 21, 2013: No
For more information and registration details, please contact Barbara Calvert at 630-844-6865 or firstname.lastname@example.org.