Itinerary

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June 26 Depart the U.S. for Spain.Flight Info
June 27 Arrive at the international airport in Madrid (MAD) before 2pm. Students will be met by the resident directors and taken by private bus to the hotel in Madrid. First on-site orientation meeting at the hotel. Panoramic bus tour of Madrid in the evening.Orientation
June 28 Visit the Prado Museum or the Reina Sofia Museum, Retiro Park and the Royal Palace. Free evening. Madrid
June 29 Depart Madrid in the morning. Visit El Escorial before traveling to Toledo. Second on-site orientation meeting at the hotel in Toledo. El Escorial
June 30 Guided tour of Toledo. Afternoon/evening free. Toledo
July 1 Depart Toledo in the morning for Granada (5 hour bus ride). Arrive in Granada and meet host families.Housing
July 2 Placement exams at the University of Granada (CLM), afternoon tour of the city.University

Academics

July 3 - 6 Regular class schedule begins (week 1). Classes meet Monday through Friday (4 hours/day). Afternoon cultural activities during the week. Weekly Schedule
July 7 - 8 Overnight Excursion: depart Granada in the morning for Córdoba. Visit Córdoba and continue on to Sevilla for the evening. Visit Sevilla on Sunday and return to Granada. Córdoba

Sevilla

July 9 - 13 Regular class schedule continues (week 2). Afternoon cultural activities during the week.  
July 14 Cultural activity in Granada. 
July 15 Free Sunday to explore Granada. 
July 16 - 20 Regular class schedule continues (week 3). Afternoon cultural activities during the week.  
July 21 Day Trip: depart Granada in the morning for the Alpujarras. Hiking in the surrounding area and villages. Return to Granada in the afternoon. La Alpujarra
July 22 Free Sunday to explore Granada. 
July 23 - 27 Regular class schedule continues (week 4). Afternoon cultural activities during the week.  
July 28 Day Trip: depart Granada in the morning for Nerja. Spend the day at the beach and return to Granada in the afternoon. Nerja
July 29 Free Sunday to explore Granada. 
July 30 Final exams. Depart Granada in the late evening on an overnight bus to Madrid.  
July 31 Depart for the U.S. before noon.  
* All dates, excursions and activities are subject to change