Beijing-Xi'An trip will take you to two of the oldest capitals in the world. Students will explore the famous Great Wall, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Terra Cotta Warriors, Tang Dynasty Palace, Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, etc. Participants will also visit a school and interact with local students. Mandarin classes and workshops in martial arts, traditional musical instrument and painting will be offered by local teachers. Students will also eat authentic Chinese food and attend a Kongfu.
Host School: Beijing Jinyin School
Location: Beijing and Xi'An, China
Length of Stay: Two weeks
Language Requirements: None
Grade Level: Freshmen, sophomores and juniors and are eligible to apply. Interested seniors should see Ms. DiVita.
Housing: We are working with the Beijing Jinyin School to arrange a portion of our stay to be with host families. Final details on housing will be available in October.
Program Dates: Tentatively the second and third week of June
Program Cost: $3300-3600
Cost includes tuition, board, and travel within China. Expenses that are not included are airfare personal items, and services such as passport fees, phone calls, and personal spending money. (Final cost is determined by participation.) Financial assistance is available.