After you arrive in Paris, we will provide private transporation to your accommodation. After you’ve settled in, we dive into our week-long trip with a walking tour around the City of Lights, followed by an evening free to relax and prepare for the exciting week ahead. The following day, we have a welcome to Paris lunch, feasting on French cuisine. After lunch, we have a behind the scenes visit to the iconic Eiffel Tower. The third day is centered around the legendary Parisian brand, Chanel. We embark on a walking tour of Chanel’s life story before a guided visit of the textile collection at the Muse’e des Arts Decoratifs.

The next day of our tour shines a spotlight on sustainability in fashion. We’ll visit brand true to this philosophy to get an insider look into what it takes to make “sustainable fashion.” Afterwards, we’ll be guided through the Musée Galliera, Paris’ museum of fashion and its history. Our fashion journey continues with a concentraion on visual merchandising. We’ll begin with a guided tour of the fashion visual merchandising at the Palais Royal, home to boutique stores such as Louboutin and Stella McCartney. Private transport will then take us to Versailles where we will receive a guided tour of the palace grounds and gardens.

Our final full day in Paris will envelop us in scents, with a tour of the Perfume Museum where we will discover the history or perfume making. During our perfume workshop, you’ll have the chance to concoct your own 100ml “Eau de Toilette.” We then head to a modern day perfumery to understand the business behind perfume making in Paris. After a free afternoon, we’ll conclude our week long exploration with an elegant dinner cruise on the Seine. Our tour ends the following day with private transportation to the airport.

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Dr. Todd Waller

Director

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