International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Available Excursions for Santander

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Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Bilbao and San Sebastián

Students will first visit San Sebastian, said to be one of the most elegant cities in Spain, offering some of the country's top beaches due to the beautiful sand and shell-shaped bay. A former 19th century hot-spot for Spain's aristocracy, the city is well known for summer arts, jazz and theatre... Read More


Students will enjoy a guided tour of Madrid, Spain's capital, and discover some of its many famous monuments such as the Prado Museum or the Reina Sofía Museum. They will wander through the bustling Puerta del Sol and then take a relaxing stroll through Retiro Park. Read More

Picos de Europa

Students catch a cable car to the top of the mountain which summits at 1,823 meters, followed by hiking through the Picos de Europa National Park while enjoying the majestic natural beauty of the surrounding landscape. The group then tours Potes, a small medieval town. Students also visit to the... Read More


Students explore Toledo, the first capital of Spain, which has remained relatively unaltered since the end of the Middle Ages. Toledo is known as the "City of Three Cultures" for the legacy left by Jewish, Muslim and Christian cultures. Read More