Study Abroad in London, England

Study Abroad in London: Cultural Excursions

Inlcuded in your program fee are two full-day excursions, a performance at a West End theater, a guided walking tour of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and a trip to the London Eye, a huge ferris wheel that gives a wonderful aerial view of London.

Brighton (Day trip)

Included in program fee

Visit Britainís first seaside resortóBrighton! A playground for Englandís elite in the 18th century and now a vibrant town with something for everyone. You will visit the Prince Regentís opulent Royal Pavilion with its minarets and Chinese dragons. After our visit to the Palace, enjoy the fun fair on Festival Pier, explore the Promenade and Brightonís narrow twisting lanes, or treat yourself to real seaside fish and chips!

Includes transportation, professional guide and entrances

Oxford (Day trip)

Included in program fee

Visit the city of dreaming spiresóEnglandís oldest university town. Prime Ministers, Nobel Prize winners, Alice in Wonderland and Harry Potter have all attended Oxford in one way or another. See the river where Lewis Carroll took the real Alice in Wonderland, Hogwartsís dining hall (when available) and the colleges where C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien taught.

Includes transportation, professional guide and entrances

Optional Excursion to Paris, France (3 Days - $445)

Travel through the Channel Tunnel on an early afternoon Eurostar train to Paris. Evening free to explore Paris.

The next morning take a sightseeing tour with a professional guide who will point out some of Parisí major attractions including the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame Cathedral.

Finally enjoy free time to explore Paris independently before taking the high-speed Eurostar back to London.

Includes transportation, accommodations, museum entrance and breakfast. Please note dates are subject to change. If a minimum enrollment of 20 is not achieved the tour may be cancelled.

This excursion departs on a Friday afternoon. Students who miss a class to participate should note that this WILL count as an absence under the University attendance policy.

Dates and itineraries for all excursions are tentative and subject to change.

If you are studying on a customized, faculty-led program through your home institution, please see the AIFS Partnerships website for details.