Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain - UAB

Study Abroad in Barcelona: Itinerary


September 3, 2017 | December 21, 2017

Fall Semester

Sunday, September 3

Optional overnight flight from U.S. to London*

Monday, September 4

Arrive London*

Tuesday, September 5

Sightseeing in London*

Wednesday, September 6

Optional flight from London to Barcelona.* Transfer to accomodation* All students: Arrive Barcelona by 2pm.

Thursday, September 7

Orientation and welcome dinner

Friday, September 8

Visit to the Sagrada Familia basilica and city tour

Tuesday, September 12

Classes begin

Saturday, September 30

Day visit to Montserrat and Sitges

Friday, October 6 to
Sunday, October 8

Optional excursion to Seville and Granada ($395)

Saturday, October 21

Day visit to Figueras and Salvador Dalí Museum

Friday, November 3 to
Sunday, November 5

Weekend excursion to the Pyrenees

Friday, November 17 to
Sunday, November 19

Optional excursion to Morocco ($445)

Thursday, November 23

Thanksgiving Dinner

Saturday, November 25

Day visit to Gerona and Besalú

Thursday, December 14

Farewell dinner - Flamenco show

Monday, December 18 to
Wednesday, December 20

Examination period

Thursday, December 21

Optional return flight from Barcelona to U.S.*

Calendar, vacation dates and routings are tentative and subject to change at the discretion of the UAB. Academic year students are responsible for their own housing and meals during the break between semesters. Students making their own travel arrangements should verify dates with AIFS before finalizing plans. Please note that the flight route may require connections in the U.S. or Europe.

* Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.