Study Abroad in Madrid, Spain

Study Abroad in Madrid: Itinerary

August 30, 2018 | December 20, 2018

Early Start Fall Semester, Hispanic Studies and Spanish Plus Programs

Thursday, August 30

Optional overnight flight from U.S. to London*

Friday, August 31

Arrive London. Transfer to hotel*

Saturday, September 1

Sightseeing in London*

Sunday, September 2

Optional flight from London to Madrid.* Arrive Madrid. Transfer to accommodation*

Monday, September 3

University and AIFS Orientation

Tuesday, September 4 to Friday, September 14

Intensive Spanish Language Course

Tuesday, September 18

Class schedule confirmation and city tour

Wednesday, September 19

Classes begin

Thursday, September 20

Madrid de los Austrias sightseeing

Friday, September 21

Senate visit

Saturday, September 22

Day trip to Segovia

Thursday, September 27

Trial period ends

Friday, September 28

Prado Museum visit

Friday, October 5 to Sunday, October 7

Excursion to Granada including the Alhambra Palace

Friday, October 12

National Holiday; Aranjuez Palace visit

Friday, October 19

Royal Palace visit

Friday, October 26

Congress visit

Saturday, October 27

Day trip to Toledo

Tuesday, October 30 to Wednesday, October 31

Mid Terms

Thursday, November 1

National Holiday; Cervantes house and Alcalá de Henares

Thursday, November 8

Bernabeu Football stadium and museum visit

Friday, November 9

National Holiday

Friday, November 9 to Sunday, November 11

Optional visit to Tangier and Tetouan, Morocco ($445)

Friday, November 16

Reina Sofía museum visit

Saturday, November 23

Day trip to El Escorial

Friday, November 30

Spanish Theater play

Thursday, December 6

National Holiday

Friday, December 7

National Holiday

Tuesday, Deceber 18 to Wednesday, December 19


Wednesday, December 19

Fall semester ends

Thursday, December 20

Optional return flight from Madrid to U.S.*

*Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.

Calendar, vacation dates and routings are tentative and subject to change at the discretion of the Universidad Nebrija. 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.