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School Spanish Culture Trip to Barcelona

The most popular destination among our groups, a Spanish school trip to Barcelona will leave your students with a real passion for all things Spanish!

Barcelona is a beautiful, vibrant city, that offers both the buzz of a major city and the chilled atmosphere of a coastal resort. Your students are bound to fall in love with Barcelona, as there’s so much to see and do, whether it’s spotting the architecture of Gaudi and the other Modernista architects, sampling some of the incredible tapas or soaking up the atmosphere on La Rambla.

Visiting the capital of Catalonia is fantastic for Spanish students, as it will help them to understand the diversity of Spain and its autonomous communities. And, if your group are preparing for exams, you may be interested to find out that we can arrange Spanish lessons at a specialist language school too!

Sample itinerary

Day 1/4

MorningMorning Flight from the UK
AfternoonAfternoon Explore Plaza Catalunya and La Rambla
EveningEvening Evening meal at accommodation

Day 2/4

MorningMorning Visit the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell
AfternoonAfternoon Visit Montjuic and Poble Espanyol
EveningEvening Evening meal at accommodation

Day 3/4

MorningMorning Visit the Boqueria food market
AfternoonAfternoon Visit the Picasso Museum and Gothic Quarter
EveningEvening Evening meal at accommodation

Day 4/4

MorningMorning Visit the Camp Nou stadium
AfternoonAfternoon

Transfer to airport

Return flight to UK

EveningEvening  

What's included?

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  • tick iconComprehensive travel and medical insurance
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Activities

Aquarium Barcelona

Aquarium Barcelona

Barcelona Aquarium is the most important marine leisure and education centre in the world concerning the Mediterra… Read more

Camp Nou Experience

Camp Nou Experience

Home to FC Barcelona, a visit to the Nou Camp stadium includes a tour of the stadium itself, with a chance to walk out o… Read more

Casa Milà - La Pedrera

Casa Milà - La Pedrera

Another Gaudi creation that takes its name from the rippling stone curves of its façade. One floor is now a small museum… Read more

La Rambla

La Rambla

Also known as Las Ramblas, this long, wide avenue is the heart of Barcelona's shopping district and the hub of its… Read more

Mercat de la Boqueria

Mercat de la Boqueria

La Boqueria food market in Barcelona is one of the best food markets in Europe. It is not only a market to come and… Read more

Montjuïc

Montjuïc

Montjuic is worth a visit simply for the stunning panoramic views it offers over Barcelona and its harbour. It also boas… Read more

Museu Picasso

Museu Picasso

Picasso lived recurrently in Barcelona as a young man, and this museum has some important pieces from this formative… Read more

Olympic Museum & Stadium

Olympic Museum & Stadium

This stadium was the focus of the 1992 Olympic Games; it is now turned into an Olympic Museum and Gallery where… Read more

Park Guell

Park Guell

Intended as a housing development that never quite took off, Parc Guell is an urban park in a northern suburb of Barcelo… Read more

Poble Espanyol

Poble Espanyol

Built for the 1929 Barcelona international Exhibition, Poble Espanyol (or Spanish Village) tries to represent the archi… Read more

Sagrada Familia

Sagrada Familia

Antoni Gaudi's unique, awe-inspiring cathedral continues to grow almost organically, like a medieval cathedral. A museum… Read more

Tibidabo Theme Park

Tibidabo Theme Park

The Tibidabo Amusement Park is Barcelona's nearest theme park. The park is conveniently located on top of Tibidabo… Read more

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Accommodation

Barcelona Urbany Hostel
BCN Sport Hostel
YH Pere Tarrés
Barcelona Urbany Hostel

Barcelona Urbany Hostel is on Barcelona’s Meridiana Avenue, 300 metres from Clot Metro Station. It has a rooftop terrace with great city views. 

There is a common room with DVDs, cable TV and Wii consoles. A free wired internet zone is available, and the hostel has a 24-hour reception.

Each modern dormitory or room features lockers, an en-suite bathroom and air conditioning. Bed linen and free WiFi are provided and towels are available to hire.

There is a café-bar and vending machines.

BCN Sport Hostel

The BCN Sport Hostel is a new, modern hostel that is ideal for groups. 

In the fashionable Gracia area, the hostel offers excellent facilities including 24 hour reception, air-conditioning throughout, WiFi and computers with Internet access, free lockers, a storage room and a common room.

Students are accommodated in multibedded rooms and staff in twins. All rooms are en-suite. 

In addition to all this, the hostel boasts excellent sport and fitness facilities, including an indoor swimming pool (20m x 10m), a fully-equipped fitness area, an outdoor jacuzzi, sauna and spa and a covered pavilion housing basketball, futsal and handball courts (Please note a fee will apply to use the sports facilities and the pool, please enquire for details)

YH Pere Tarrés

The Pere Tarrés Hostel is a purpose-built youth centre. The hostel has a total of 240 beds in single, double, 6 and 8 bedded rooms. Each room has a full bathroom and individual lockers.

The Pere Tarrés Hostel has a restaurant which serves breakfast lunch and dinner (packed lunches can also be provided for excursions). There are also meeting rooms, free Internet, a large terrace for enjoying the excellent weather, a ping-pong table, a large TV room and parking facilities.

Reviews

The Oakwood School, July 2019

Your staff - Armelle, Rachel, and anyone else I contacted with your company directly were outstanding. The service in terms of information, support and the info pack were truly excellent, ensuring a well-structured and planned tour. Any emails I sent were replied to promptly and thoughtfully. You clearly have a strong staff with experience and a good sense of care / thought. Thank you.

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