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SCHOOL OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT TOUR TO ITALY

Summer, 2022

Dear School of the Blessed Sacrament Student or Family,

We are excited to welcome you to Italy for your tour with the Paideia Institute in 2022. On this page, you will find everything you need to get ready for your tour next year. We are looking forward to meeting you and helping you get to know the classical world.

Sincerely,

Jason C. Pedicone, Ph.D. 
President
The Paideia Institute

PRACTICAL INFORMATION FOR THE TOUR

ITINERARY

You can download the trip's itinerary here.

FLIGHT INFORMATION

Departing:

  • Sunday, 06/26/22, Delta (DL) 182, New York John F Kennedy (JFK) 17:15 -> Monday, 06/27/22, Rome Fiumicino (FCO) 8:00

Returning:

  • Monday, 07/04/22, Delta (DL) 183, Rome Fiumicino (FCO) 10:00 -> New York John F Kennedy (JFK) 13:30

If you have questions about the flights or plan on booking your own, please fill out the form here as soon as possible. Changes to the flights cannot be guaranteed.

WHAT TO BRING

For tips on packing, what to bring, and other practical information, download our information sheet here.

ENROLLMENT, PAYMENT, AND SUBMITTING FORMS

ENROLLMENT

In order to enroll, please click the enrollment button at the bottom of the page and fill out the form. The form is due by the enrollment and deposit deadline, February 1st, 2022.

LEGAL FORMS

All tour participants, or a parent or legal guardian if the participant is under 18, must sign Code of Conduct, Liability Release, Health Insurance Information, and Cancellation, Refund, and Rescheduling Policy, forms by the enrollment and deposit deadline. You will sign these forms as part of the enrollment process via the button at the bottom of the page.

PAYMENT

Once the legal forms are completed, you will be directed to a payment page. Payment may be submitted via bank (ACH) transfer or credit car (with 3 % convenience fee).

The cost of this tour is $3750 / student.

A deposit of $500 is due by the enrollment and deposit deadline, February 1st, 2022.

The balance of $3250 is due by March 1st, 2022. 

FURTHER INFORMATION 

CANCELLATIONS, REFUNDS, AND RESCHEDULING

The cancellation policy for this tour is as follows:

  • For cancellations made before the deposit deadline, all funds are refundable.
  • For cancellations made from the deposit deadline to the balance deadline, all but the deposit is refundable.
  • For cancellations made from the balance deadline to 61 days prior to departure, 50% of the total cost is refundable.
  • For cancellations made 60 to 31 days prior to departure, 25% of the total cost is refundable.
  • There are no refunds for cancellations made 30 days or fewer prior to departure.

Traveler substitutions after the deposit deadline, if possible, are subject to a change fee.

If travel becomes impossible after the deposit deadline, Paideia will offer to revise the itinerary on the current dates or reschedule the tour for new dates. Additional fees may apply.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

The Paideia Institute recommends Travel Guard for travel insurance for this trip. Please visit Travel Guard's site here.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions for the Paideia Institute about the tour, please e-mail us at [email protected] or contact your teacher.

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