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 Málaga (6 hour bus ride). Arrive in Málaga and meet host families. Housing
July 2 Placement exams at the University of Málaga. Afternoon tour of the city.University

Academics

July 3 - 6 Regular class schedule begins (week 1). Classes meet Monday through Friday (5 hours/day). Afternoon cultural activities during the week.Weekly Schedule
July 7 Day Trip: depart Málaga in the morning to visit Ronda. Ronda
July 8 Free Sunday to explore Malaga.  
July 9 - 13 Regular class schedule continues (week 2). Afternoon cultural activities during the week. 
July 14 - 15 Overnight Excursion: depart Málaga in the morning for Sevilla. Visit the city including the cathedral and royal palace and stay the evening. Return to Málaga on Sunday.Sevilla
July 16 - 20 Regular class schedule continues (week 3). Afternoon cultural activities during the week. 
July 21 - 22 Overnight Excursion: depart Málaga in the morning for Granada. Visit the city including the Alhambra and return to Málaga on Sunday.Granada
July 23 - 27 Regular class schedule continues (week 4). Afternoon cultural activities during the week. 
July 27 Final exams. Depart Málaga in the afternoon to Madrid. Stay the night in Madrid.  
July 28 Depart for the U.S. before noon.  
* All dates, excursions and activities are subject to change