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Available Excursions for Barcelona


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Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Costa Brava

The Costa Brava is the Catalan coast that stretches north toward France. Despite its name "brava," the coast offers delightful swimming and beautiful views of the Mediterranean sea and its surrounding cliffs. The group will have the opportunity to explore the beaches of L'Escala as well as the... Read More

Figueres

A provincial town northeast of Barcelona, Figueres's main attraction is the Dalí Museum. This museum is the most visited museum in Spain after the Prado in Madrid. Dalí was born in Figueres and opened the museum in 1974. Read More

Girona

A spectacular preservation of an ancient city, Girona is set on top of a fortress-like hill and lies next to the Onyar River. You will find historical remnants of the Moorish, Arab, and Jewish cultures as you explore the city. A variety of different architectural styles from Roman classicism to... Read More

Morocco

Optional for some or all sessions
Students will enter Morocco on a ferry across the Strait of Gibraltar to explore a land filled with Arabic, African and European influence. The first stop is Fes, the world's only fully-preserved and continuously inhabited medieval city, where students can walk among the bustling bazaars and... Read More

Sitges

Due to its coastline and laid-back attitude, this old fishing village has become a prime vacation spot for young Spaniards. Located 20 minutes from Barcelona, this beach is among the most stunning along the Catalán coast. Young fun-seekers from around the globe come to the world-renowned... Read More

South of France Summer Tour

On this multi-day excursion, summer students will visit four individual cities that are known as the jewels of southern France! Marvel at the massive Gothic Cathedral of Girona, which has the widest nave in the world, and visit the carefully restored 12-century Banys Arabs (Arabic baths). Travel... Read More

South of France Tour

On this multi-day excursion, students will visit four individual cities that are known as the jewels of southern France! First visit Narbonne, a city well known for its long stretches of pristine beach, and the 3000 hours of sunshine it receives each year. The wealth of cathedrals, historic... Read More

Valencia

Located in the heart of the beautiful Costa Blanca, Valencia is Spain's third largest city. Famous for beautiful beaches and modern architecture, the city also offers many of the traditional attractions of Spanish culture, including a historic Gothic Quarter, bullfights, and a vibrant night... Read More