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Westcoast Connection: Spain
- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: Portugal, Spain
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: Independent Provider
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: Two Weeks, Three Weeks
- Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
- Sub-Categories: Dance, Animals/Nature, Swimming, Water Sports, Arts, Culinary Arts, Multi-Sports
- Selective: No
- Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
- Minimum Cost: > $3,000
- Career Clusters: Hospitality and Tourism
- Credit Awarded: No
From the big city excitement of Madrid and Barcelona to the small-town charm of Toledo and Granada, you will have a blast exploring Western Europe on this Spain trip for high schoolers. You and your fellow travelers will sample authentic Spanish cuisine, explore ancient cities and snorkel in a marine reserve!
Led by amazing program leaders, since this is a summer program for a smaller travel group, it allows you to occasionally go off the beaten path to explore charming towns and discover local treasures. This travel program is designed to help create a lifetime of curiosity, exploration, and connection with others.
- Visit the Royal Palace of Madrid.
- Enjoy a live Flamenco show.
- Chill on Mediterranean beaches.
- Rowboat in Retiro Park.
- Visit the historic city of Toledo, a World Heritage Site.
- Sail to Tabarca Island and snorkel in the marine reserve.
- Wander through Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter.
- Marvel at the famous Sagrada Familia, Gaudi’s most well-known masterpiece.
- Learn to cook Spanish tapas during hands-on lessons.
- Be intrigued by the unique and quirky works of the Salvador DalÍ Museum.
- Experience one of the most visited sites in the world, the Alhambra.
- Dance the night away at local dance clubs.
Cost and Session Information
June 29 - July 15
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