International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Available Excursions for Granada

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Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.


Almuñécar is one of 19 towns that make up the Costa Tropical along the Andalusian coast. It boasts long beaches, warm weather and an average of 320 sunny days a year. It is also a nature lovers dream - located on a natural plateau overlooking the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas, and Las... Read More


On this one-day excursion to Cordoba (the third largest city in Andalusia that sits along the Guadalquivir river) students will tour the Mezquita, an impressive 10th-century mosque, famous for its red and white candy cane style arches, that curiously houses a 16th-century Renaissance cathedral.... Read More


Located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula, Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory famous for the Rock of Gibraltar. The sovereignty of Gibraltar is a major point of contention in Anglo-Spanish relations as Spain asserts a claim to the territory. The Rock of Gibraltar is is the... Read More

Las Alpujarras

Las Aplujarras refers to a culturally and geographically exceptional region of the South-facing slopes of the Sierra Nevada, in Southern Spain. This region contains the highest populated village in Europe--Trevélez at 4,840 feet?and the average altitude of the villages visited on this excursion... Read More


During this multi-day program welcome and orientation trip to Madrid, Spain's capital and main commercial hub, students will be introduced to key information about health and safety and equipped with basics of Spanish culture and history through the Bridging Cultures Program. Because Madrid is... Read More


Optional for some or all sessions
During this multi-day optional excursion, students will be introduced to another continent (Africa) via a multi-stop five night itinerary across Morocco, one of the world's most colorful, diverse, and -- for reasons we ll have occasion to explore -- pro-American countries. Our trip encompasses... Read More


On our day trip to Ronda we visit one of Andalusia's uniquely situated ancient cities, founded by Romans in the midst of beautiful green valleys and dramatic cliffs. Situated in the province of Málaga, the city is perched atop a sheered-off canyon where the meseta gives way to a gorge known... Read More


Sevilla, known as the "City of Reflections", Sevilla is known for flamenco, bullfighting, siesta and fiesta, a thriving bar culture of tapas, as well as literary and operative touchstones such as Don Juan and Carmen, etc. Students will visit monuments such as the Seville Cathedral and Giralda... Read More


During this single day visit, students become familiar with a city whose role in Spanish history has been decisive since the Roman period, thanks in part to its unique situation as a natural fortress—surrounded on three sides by the River Tagus (Tajo in Spanish). Toledo is also a UNESCO World... Read More