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Bilingual professionally trained EF Tour Director accompanies your group 24 hours a day
EF TourLink™ allows family and friends to follow along online with daily updates and photos
EF’s Peace of Mind program allows you to change your tour and/or departure date should your school board not allow you to travel for safety reasons
EF’s North American Headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts
How does group travel work?
What is group travel?
Groups with similar tour preferences and departure dates are
combined to share a motorcoach
Why does EF combine groups?
Makes tours equally affordable for groups of 6 or 40
Low prices means more students can see the world
Allows students to meet other travelers from around the country
How does EF combine groups?
Flexible date range (date range )
Similar tour options (tour choice)
Where are we going?
Day 1 Fly overnight to England Day 2 London Day 3 London Day 4 Portsmouth • Night ferry Day 5 Normandy Day 6 Rouen • Paris Day 7 Paris Day 8 Bastogne • Ardennes Day 9 Cologne • Berlin Day 10 Berlin Day 11 Depart for home
How much does it cost?
Enrollment Fee $95
Program Fee* $2,535
Current Departure Fees** $368
Peace of Mind Program Free
Student Total $3,033
Adult Supplement (age 23+) $440
Adult Total $3,473
* Program fee valid for all who enroll through Saturday, October 31, 2009. All other fees subject to change. ** These are the current departure fees as of today. They include taxes and surcharges levied by governments and airlines and are subject to change. These fees do not include any applicable baggage-handling fees imposed by the airline. Your departure fees are finalized by 50 days prior to departure. † Estimated monthly payment if a participant enrolls on Wednesday, Sep 30, 2009.
What does the Program Fee Include?
Superior tourist-class hotel accommodations
All motorcoach and flight transfers
Breakfast and dinner daily
Full-time bilingual EF Tour Director
Sightseeing tours led by licensed local guides
Entrance fees to included special attractions
Standard Monthly Payment Plan
$95 Enrollment Fee
All travelers automatically enrolled in AutoPay, EF’s monthly payment plan
Free to enroll
No late fees, No hassle
24-hour access to account and payment information online
Tour balance deadline up to 35 days prior to departure
Manageable payments – the sooner you enroll, the smaller your payments!
Alternative Manual Payment Plan
$95 Enrollment Fee
Due 30 days after enrollment
Plus any unpaid insurance
$40 Non-refundable Late Fee
Tour Balance (all charges excluding Departure Fees)
Due 110 days prior to departure
$95 Non-refundable Late Fee
Departure Fee Balance
Due 50 days prior to departure
What does the Program Fee NOT include?
Beverages and lunches
Customary gratuities for your tour director, local guides and bus driver
$5-$6 per person/per day- Tour Director
$3-$4 per person/per day-Bus driver
$1-$2 per person/per day – Local Guides
Personal spending money
Passport and Visas
Valid passports are required for all travelers
Check with the State Department for current processing time, visit the website: http://www.travel.state.gov
Some destinations may require travel visas
Non-U.S. citizens may require special visas or other travel documents
Passport name changes must be submitted to EF no later than 110 days prior to departure
$125 All-Inclusive Insurance Plan includes:
Medical and Accident
Baggage and Property
Tour Cancellation and Interruption
24-hour access to an English speaking representative
For more information, call EF’s Customer Service Department at 1-800-665-5364
Visit our student website to:
Learn more about your destination
Watch Life on Tour ™, EF’s reality travel series
Read Following the Equator , EF’s own travel blog
Test your Traveler IQ
Download free EF TourCasts™ through Apple’s iTunes
Get tips on preparing for your EF tour and much more!
Log into “My Tours” to
Take note of important dates and information about your tour
Make online payments or sign up for Autopay
Personalize your tour with optional excursions, insurance and phone cards
Life on Tour ™
Life on Tour ™, our new reality web series, introduces students to international travel through the adventures of six high school students on a 10-day trip to Europe
Generate excitement amongst your students through a medium designed for them
10 webisodes will be released weekly throughout the fall
Visit eftours.com/lifeontour to sign up for updates on upcoming episodes and casting for next season !
Life on Tour ™ premieres fall 2008 at eftours.com/lifeontour