OUTSTANDING SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR TEENS

Program Type Length In Days Tuition Grades Completing
To provide the best social experience, we place students in compatible age groups. So while some of our programs are open to a wide range of ages, they would not all travel together. It is best to speak with us about what to expect on your trip of interest.
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ON TOUR Backpack Greece, the Islands & Italy

Global Adventures 25 $7999 11, 12

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Backpack New Zealand

Global Adventures 14 $3899 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Greek Islands

Global Adventures 10 $3699 11, 12

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Backpack Australia

Global Adventures 12 $3299 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Greece & Italy

Global Adventures 17 $5399 11, 12

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ON TOUR European Experience

ON TOUR 20 $7599 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Spain

Global Adventures 12 $3699 11, 12

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Backpack New Zealand & Australia

Global Adventures 23 $6499 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Italy

Global Adventures 16 $4699 11, 12

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ON TOUR European Experience

ON TOUR 28 $8999 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack France & Switzerland

Global Adventures 14 $4399 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Florence

Pre-College Enrichment 28 $8399 9, 10, 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Florence

Pre-College Enrichment 21 $7199 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Spain & Portugal

Global Adventures 18 $4999 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Spain & Portugal

Global Adventures 28 $7999 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Montreal

Pre-College Enrichment 21 $4899 9, 10, 11, 12

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Spain Language: Madrid, Barcelona & the Costa Del Sol

Language Programs 28 $7999 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Croatia, Slovenia, Austria & The Czech Republic

Global Adventures 18 $5599 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Montreal & College Preview Week in Boston

Pre-College Enrichment 28 $5999 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack France, Switzerland & Italy

Global Adventures 28 $8499 11, 12

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Spain Language: Madrid, Barcelona & the Costa Del Sol

Language Programs 21 $6999 9, 10, 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Barcelona

Pre-College Enrichment 28 $7199 9, 10, 11, 12

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Pre-College Enrichment: Barcelona

Pre-College Enrichment 21 $6199 9, 10, 11, 12

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ON TOUR Backpack Greece, the Islands & Italy - 25 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Italy & Greece – Rome, Umbria, Sivota, Monodendri, Olympia, Nafplio, Athens, Naxos, Santorini

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Private Bus & Public Transportation (Metro, Train, Ferry & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Get “off the beaten path” this summer on this incredible program. Whether travelling by rail, ferry or bus, you will be immersed in the culture of Greece and Italy. This small group experience allows us to maintain flexibility and spontaneity within our well-planned adventure!  Check out many artistic masterpieces and monuments, swim in the Ionian and Aegean Seas and eat great local dishes at authentic restaurants. Browse a small boutique or take a local up on his recommendation for the best coffee shop. You’re in for one well-planned European journey that you’ll never forget!

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$7999

7999

Backpack New Zealand - 14 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Auckland, Rotorua, Whakahoro, Mt. Tongariro, Queenstown

TRIP SUMMARY

Kia Ora and welcome to Aotearoa – the Land of the Long White Cloud!

Journey to a truly magical land.  A place where sheep vastly outnumber people, adventure is as common and natural as breathing and the land is more dramatic and beautiful than any place you’ve ever seen.  Welcome to New Zealand!  Here you will Zorb, waterfall raft, alpine trek, ski, snowboard luge and even jetboat on a true once in a lifetime adventure. 

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$3899

3899

ON TOUR Backpack Greek Islands - 10 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Athens, Naxos, Santorini

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Private Bus & Public Transportation (Metro, Train, Ferry & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Get set for a fantastic Greek summer. From discovering the Acropolis in the cradle of civilization to the perfect sunset over a volcano in Santorini, you and a group of fellow adventurers, will get off the beaten path, to experience the warm hospitality of this ancient land.

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$3699

3699

Backpack Australia - 12 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Sydney, Cairns, On the Wallaby Lodge, Great Barrier Reef

TRIP SUMMARY

G’day mate! Your Aussie adventure awaits!

Crikey, there are few things better than an experience in Australia: incredible beauty, friendly culture and thrilling adventure are just the beginning. You will horseback ride, mountain bike, canoe, bridge climb, swim waterfalls and get the experience of a lifetime snorkelling and SCUBA diving the Great Barrier Reef. This awe inspiring experience is no ordinary summer; it’s the adventure of a lifetime!

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$3299

3299

ON TOUR Backpack Greece & Italy - 17 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Italy & Greece – Rome, Umbria, Sivota, Monodendri, Olympia, Nafplio, Athens

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Private Bus & Public Transportation (Metro, Train, Ferry & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Are you ready for incredible scenery? Ancient ruins? Crystal blue waters?  How about an experience that you will never forget? This small group adventure enables you to browse the local galleries, eat the best local dishes and experience off the beaten path towns and cities of Italy and mainland Greece. Be amazed standing in front of the Acropolis, watching the sun set over the Ionian Sea and water skiing or tubing over crystal blue water. Your summer will be full of exciting places and unforgettable memories.

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$5399

5399

ON TOUR European Experience - 20 Days

ON TOUR

YOU WILL VISIT

England, France, Switzerland & Italy – London, Paris, Annecy, Zermatt, Venice, Rimini (Adriatic Riviera), Rome

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels & Resorts, Luxury Motor Coach

Four countries in three weeks? That’s what we call an experience! ON TOUR offers the perfect balance of independence and structure specifically geared towards students completing 11th and 12th grades. The hustle and bustle of Paris, the charm of quaint Zermatt, the beauty of Italy and the lifestyles of the rich and famous in the Italian Riviera. You’ll sample delectable food, tour Europeans famous art galleries and museums, rock out in the hottest nightclubs and experience the best of these cities on this unforgettable adventure.

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$7599

7599

ON TOUR Backpack Spain - 12 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Spain – Seville, Valencia, Barcelona, Figueres, Girona

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Culture, sophistication, nightlife, and cuisine are just a few treats waiting for you on this exciting program designed for the older teen traveler. Marvel at the masterpieces of Picasso, Gaudi, and Dali as you browse the museums and take in the architectural sights adorning the streets of Spain. Delight your palette at the Boqueria Market and Mercado Colón, and get up close and personal with the animals at the Bioparc Zoo. You will travel like a local and explore off the beaten path neighborhoods. When your twelve days are up, you will wish it was longer!

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$3699

3699

Backpack New Zealand & Australia - 23 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Auckland, Rotorua, Whakahoro, Mt. Tongariro, Queenstown, Sydney, Cairns, On the Wallaby Lodge, Great Barrier Reef

TRIP SUMMARY

Kia Ora or G’day mate! Your Australasian adventure awaits!

Journey to the lands down under and immerse yourself in everything these two amazing countries have to offer: incredible beauty, friendly culture and thrilling adventure. Zorbing, waterfall rafting, alpine trekking, skiing or snowboarding, horseback riding, and jetboating are just some of the fun on our awe inspiring journey. Not to mention snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef and trying an intro SCUBA dive, swimming through waterfalls, and climbing to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. This is no ordinary summer; it’s the adventure of a lifetime!

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$6499

6499

ON TOUR Backpack Italy - 16 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Cinque Terre, Venice, Florence, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Pompeii, Rome.

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Travel off the beaten path with a small group of fellow adventurers through Italy!  Rail pass and maps in hand, this trip allows you to really experience the masterpieces and monuments, discover that perfect gelato, browse the smaller galleries, and eat great local dishes at authentic restaurants. This small group experience allows for flexibility and spontaneity and for you to provide your input to this unforgettable Italian adventure!

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$4699

4699

ON TOUR European Experience - 28 Days

ON TOUR

YOU WILL VISIT

England, France, Switzerland & Italy – London, Paris, Annecy, Zermatt, Venice, Rimini (Adriatic Riviera), Rome, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Pompeii, Florence, Pisa and Nice

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels & Resorts, Luxury Motor Coach

Get ready to see Europe like you never imagined! ON TOUR offers the perfect balance of independence and structure specifically geared towards students completing 11th and 12th grades. Whitewater raft, ski or snowboard, walk along the coast line in Rimini and dance the night away at a real club. Throw in small charming towns offering great café life and the pulse of major cities. You’ll savor the incredible cuisine, view incredible masterpieces, tan on the Amalfi Coast as well as the Italian and French Rivieras in one memorable experience.

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$8999

8999

ON TOUR Backpack France & Switzerland - 14 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

France & Switzerland – Paris, Tignes, Geneva, Interlaken, Milan

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Discover the beauty of France and the majesty of the Swiss Alps on this incredible adventure. Rail pass and metro maps in hand, see the masterpieces and monuments – the Eiffel Tower, works of art at the Louvre and the United Nations to name a few but you’ll also have ample time to find that perfect café in France or grab a schnitzel from a vendor in Interlaken. This trip allows for flexibility and spontaneity within one incredibly planned European adventure!

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$4399

4399

Pre-College Enrichment: Florence - 28 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Florence, Pisa, Cinque Terre, Siena, Venice, Rome, Sorrento, Capri, Positano

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Spend the summer studying and living in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, Florence, Italy. Birthplace of the Renaissance, this city is filled with amazing art, world class restaurants and breathtaking scenery. Choose to learn Italian, create a digital photo portfolio, learn how to cook like an Italian chef, or become next season’s Versace. Live like a Medici in our private residence located steps away from the Duomo. The city of Florence itself has changed very little from its inception; it is a small, largely pedestrian city, overflowing with culture making it one of the preeminent destinations for students to study abroad. This program prepares you for the academic and personal challenges that come with entering college. When the four weeks are over we promise that you will never want to leave!

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$8399

8399

Pre-College Enrichment: Florence - 21 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Florence, Pisa, Cinque Terre, Siena, Venice

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Spend the summer studying and living in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, Florence, Italy. Birthplace of the Renaissance, this city is filled with amazing art, world class restaurants and breathtaking scenery. Choose to learn Italian, create a digital photo portfolio, learn how to cook like an Italian chef, or become next season’s Versace. Live like a Medici in our private residence located steps away from the Duomo. The city of Florence itself has changed very little from its inception; it is a small, largely pedestrian city, overflowing with culture making it one of the preeminent destinations for students to study abroad. This program prepares you for the academic and personal challenges that come with entering college. When the three weeks are over we promise that you will never want to leave!

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$7199

7199

ON TOUR Backpack Spain & Portugal - 18 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Spain & Portugal- Madrid, Toledo, Salamanca, Porto, Peneda Geres National Park, Lisbon, Belem, Sintra, Algarve, Seville

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Private Motor Coach, Small Group Adventure

Between the beautiful Mediterranean beaches of the Algarve, dazzling scenery of Peneda Geres National Park, and the excitement of Lisbon, Madrid, and Porto, the Iberian Peninsula will amaze you. This small group adventure, designed specifically for older teens, will give you the flexibility and spontaneity to truly experience these two countries like a local. Thrills abound, from coastal cave kayaking to canyoning, and don’t forget about surf school! Learn to cook like a chef at Portuguese cooking school, and enjoy the best tapas and local treats as your travel off the beaten path with your fellow adventurers.

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$4999

4999

ON TOUR Backpack Spain & Portugal - 28 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Spain & Portugal- Madrid, Toledo, Salamanca, Porto, Peneda Geres National Park, Lisbon, Belem, Sintra, Algarve, Seville, Valencia, Figueres, Girona, Barcelona

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Private Motor Coach, Small Group Adventure

From the monuments and masterpieces of the big cities to the quaint and off the beaten path small towns, you will travel like a local and fall in love with the Iberian Peninsula. You and your fellow travelers will enjoy the thrills of canyoning, kayaking, and surfing. Sample local cuisine as you learn to cook at a Portuguese cooking school, and chill on the Mediterranean beaches of Valencia, Barcelona, and the Algarve.

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$7999

7999

Pre-College Enrichment: Montreal - 21 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Montreal and Mont-Tremblant, Quebec.

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Spend the summer studying and living in one of the world’s most international and vibrant cities, Montreal, Canada. Choose from many courses including learning to speak French, investigating crime scenes in a Forensics course, designing your own 3D Animation, learning to cook like a professional chef, and boosting your creativity in our photography course. The exciting city of Montreal is renowned for being a student favorite. This program prepares you for the academic and personal challenges that come with entering college.

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$4899

4899

Spain Language: Madrid, Barcelona & the Costa Del Sol - 28 Days

Language Programs

YOU WILL VISIT

Madrid, Toledo, Cordoba, Sevilla, Marbella, Granada, Barcelona, Figueres, Girona, Montserrat, Sitges

TRIP SUMMARY

The Capital Madrid! Cosmopolitan and ultra-cool Barcelona! Trendy Marbella on the Costa del Sol! We team up with International House (IH) Spanish School to give you a unique educational experience featuring three separate school/learning locations in different regions of the country that each has a unique vibe. In Madrid and Barcelona you will improve your conversational skills in Spanish class. While in Marbella, the city becomes your classroom as we are accompanied by certified IH teachers and you are immersed in “outside the classroom” interactions so you can master your Spanish. In the afternoons and evenings we participate in cultural outings, Mediterranean beaches, Flamenco dance lessons, adventure, nightclubs and city touring. After this four week journey, you’ll need a siesta to recover from the non-stop excitement.

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$7999

7999

ON TOUR Backpack Croatia, Slovenia, Austria & The Czech Republic - 18 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

Croatia, Slovenia, Austria & the Czech Republic – Prague, Vienna, Lake Bled, Ljubljana, Split, Island of Vis, Dubrovnik, Zagreb

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Private Bus and Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Small Group Adventure

From castles to caves, this trip will take you through the most exciting places in Central Europe. You will experience the thrill of canyoning, rock climbing and river rafting among the gorgeous lakes and mountains of the Julian Alps. Relax with your friends on the beaches of the Adriatic, and marvel at the ancient castles of Prague and palaces of Vienna. This perfectly planned small group adventure allows for flexibility and group input as you and your fellow adventurers explore all that these incredible countries have to offer.

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$5599

5599

Pre-College Enrichment: Montreal & College Preview Week in Boston - 28 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Montreal and Mont-Tremblant, Quebec; Burlington, Vermont; Hampton Beach, New Hampshire; and Boston, Massachusetts.

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Spend the summer studying and living in one of the world’s most international and vibrant cities, Montreal, Canada. Choose from many courses including learning to speak French, investigating crime scenes in a Forensics course, designing your own 3D Animation, learning to cook like a professional chef, and boosting your creativity in our photography course. The exciting city of Montreal is renowned for being a student favorite. This program prepares you for the academic and personal challenges that come with entering college. Enjoy your final week visiting prestigious Boston area colleges and universities and having a blast doing it! When the four weeks are over you will wish it was longer!

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$5999

5999

ON TOUR Backpack France, Switzerland & Italy - 28 Days

Global Adventures

YOU WILL VISIT

France, Switzerland & Italy – Paris, Tignes, Geneva, Interlaken, Cinque Terre, Venice, Florence, Sorrento, Capri, Positano, Pompeii, Rome

TRIP SUMMARY

All Hotels, Public Transportation (Metro, Train & Bus), Small Group Adventure

Get on the train and off the beaten path with a small group of fellow adventurers!  Rail pass and metro maps in hand, this trip allows you to really experience France, Switzerland and Italy. See the masterpieces and monuments, discover that perfect café, browse the smaller galleries, and eat great local dishes at authentic restaurants. This small group experience allows us to maintain flexibility and spontaneity and to solicit group input within our well-planned European adventure!

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$8499

8499

Spain Language: Madrid, Barcelona & the Costa Del Sol - 21 Days

Language Programs

YOU WILL VISIT

Madrid, Toledo, Cordoba, Sevilla, Marbella, Granada, Barcelona

TRIP SUMMARY

The Capital city Madrid and trendy Marbella on the Costa del Sol is where you will study Spanish this summer!  We team up with International House (IH) Spanish School to give you a unique educational experience featuring three separate school/learning locations in different regions of the country that each has a unique vibe. In Madrid and Barcelona you will improve your conversational skills in Spanish class. While in Marbella, the city becomes your classroom as we are accompanied by certified IH teachers and you are immersed in “outside the classroom” interactions so you can master your Spanish. Afternoons and evenings are for cultural outings, Mediterranean beaches, Flamenco dance lessons, adventure, nightclubs and city touring including incredible Barcelona. During this three week journey, you will feel like a Spaniard and will never want to bid adios to this incredible country.

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$6999

6999

Pre-College Enrichment: Barcelona - 28 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Barcelona, Madrid, Figueres, Montserrat, Girona, Sitges

PROGRAM SUMMARY

There are many great places in Spain, but if you had to pick just one to spend your summer, our students say – hands down –  there is no better city in Spain to spend a summer than Barcelona! It offers the rare combination of sophistication, vibrancy and culture along with unique architecture and the charm of a Mediterranean beach town. College is a time of growth and personal choice; why not get a head start?  You’ll leave after four weeks feeling more independent and better prepared for college while making great friends along the way – the perfect summer!

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$7199

7199

Pre-College Enrichment: Barcelona - 21 Days

Pre-College Enrichment

YOU WILL VISIT

Barcelona, Madrid, Figueres, Girona

PROGRAM SUMMARY

There is no better city in Spain to spend a summer than Barcelona! It offers the rare combination of sophistication, vibrancy and culture along with unique architecture and the charm of a Mediterranean beach town. College is a time of growth and personal choice; why not get a head start? You’ll leave Barcelona and your unforgettable summer feeling more independent and better prepared for college while making great friends, seeing incredible sites, and falling in love with Spain along the way.

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$6199

6199
 

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