Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain - UAB

Study Abroad in Barcelona: Cultural Excursions

Gerona and Besalú (day visit)

Included in program fee. This trip is not included for Maymester program students.

Spend a day exploring two medieval Spanish towns, Girona and Besalú. Tour includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Guided sightseeing tour

Figueras and the Salvador Dalí Museum (day visit)

Included in program fee. This trip is not included for Maymester program students.

Examine some of Salvador Dalí’s greatest works in one of Spain’s most visited museums. Day includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Entrance fees and guided museum tour

Montserrat and Sitges (day visit)

Included in program fee for Maymester, 4-or 6-week Spanish Language and Culture Program students only

Visit the mountain town of Montserrat and coastal Sitges during a tour that includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Locally guided tours
  • Entrance to the Montserrat Monastery and 12th-century carving of the Black Virgin
  • Free time in Sitges to explore or relax on the beach

Optional excursion to London, England (2 Nights)

Included only for students on the optional AIFS Flight Package

Check Buckingham Palace off your bucket list with a trip to London on your way to campus. Visit includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Breakfasts
  • Guided sightseeing tour past major sights such as Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Houses of Parliament and Tower of London
  • Free time to explore on your own

Optional excursion to Madrid (3 days – $595)

Trip is not available to Maymester students

Spend a weekend in the beautiful capital of Spain, Madrid. Trip includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Round trip transportation
  • Breakfasts
  • Guided sightseeing and visits to the world-famous Prado Museum, Royal Palace, and Plaza Mayor
  • A minimum enrollment of 15 is required for the tour to run

Dates and itineraries of all excursions are tentative and subject to change. Students must enroll and pay for the optional excursion in the U.S. by the final payment deadline. Once paid for excursions are non-refundable except in the event of cancellation by AIFS.