Semana Santa in Spain
April 5 – 17, 2023
Trip ID: 41022
Day 1: Fly to Málaga, Spain
Day 2: Granada
Arrive in Málaga and travel 1 hour by bus to Granada to enjoy the amazing Holy Week celebrations and explore the beautiful city. Have dinner like a Spaniard by doing a “tapa hop”.
Day 3: Granada
Tour the impressive Alhambra Palace built by a Moorish king in the 13th century. At night, enjoy a unique flamenco performance inside of a cave.
Day 4: Córdoba
Travel to Córdoba to learn about Spain’s Roman, Moorish and Catholic history. Explore the impressive Mezquita (mosque turned cathedral) and enchanting courtyards around the city.
Day 5: Sevilla
Visit nearby Sevilla and relive the history and culture of Spain’s fascinating past while gliding on a Segway. Visit the Gothic cathedral and Alcázar palace.
Day 6: Córdoba / Madrid
Travel to Madrid and experience the hustle and bustle of Spain’s capital and largest city. Explore the city and indulge in churros con chocolate at Madrid’s oldest churrería.
Day 7: Segovia
Take a day trip to Segovia and be amazed by the massive first century Roman Aqueduct and Alcázar Palace. Head back to Madrid to begin your homestay with a familia española.
Days 8-12: Homestay in Madrid
Enjoy the authentic experience of living like a Spanish teenager as your family welcomes you into their home while showing you Madrid and the Spanish way of life.
Day 13: ¡Adiós España!
Fly from Málaga airport back home.
Included in Trip
- Round-trip airfare
- Travel medical insurance
- 6 nights in centrally-located hotels
- 5 night family homestay
- All meals during homestay
- All meals but 2 during tour
- Entrance fees and tour guides
- Transportation during tour
- Bilingual Program Director 24 hrs/day while in Spain
- 1 teacher chaperone per every 6 students
Not Included in Trip
- Optional Cancellation Insurance
- Free-time activities
- 2 meals during tour
- Tips for Tour Director, busses, restaurants, etc. ($10/day)