Madrid and Barcelona

Madrid and Barcelona

Religion, art & monument in two iconic cities

Travel to Madrid and Barcelona with your students. Two great cities – mountains or beaches? With a local guide, tour mountainous Madrid, including the famous Prado museum. Next, Picasso’s Guernica. On to Toledo, the medieval capital. A quick train ride to the sandy beaches of Barcelona to see the magnificent sights of the second largest city. Truly a tour to remember.

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Your Adventure, Day by Day

Day 1 Depart from North America
  • Enjoy your Overnight Flight to Madrid.
Day 2 Welcome to Spain!
  • Arrive in Madrid. Begin exploring this vibrant capital city of Spain.
Day 3 Madrid
  • Explore Madrid with a Local Guide Join a local guide on a tour through the Plaza de España, the Plaza Colón, and a view of the Royal Palace. An impressive selection of Velazquez's paintings awaits you at the Prado Museum.
  • Reina Sofía Museum Next, see modern pieces by Dalí and Picasso in the Reina Sofía Museum.
  • LEAP Cocina Española
Day 4 Toledo
  • Explore Toledo with a Local Guide City sightseeing in Spain's medieval capital of Toledo brings you experiences as brilliant as the gold threads inlaid in its famous black jewelry. Admire the interiors of the Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca, the Monasterio de San Juan de los Reyes and the Gothic cathedral.
  • LEAP Zapateando
Day 5 Barcelona
  • Board the Train to Barcelona
  • Discover Barcelona with a Local Guide A local guide explains the sights of Spain's second largest city - the Olympic city of Barcelona. Explore Gaudí's Parc Güell. Wonder at the interior of Gaudí's unfinished Sagrada Família cathedral.
  • Stroll Through the Historic Barri Gòtic
Day 6 Barcelona
  • Visit Gaudí's Casa Milà. Later, enjoy the Picasso Museum
Day 7 Dalí's Hometown
  • Add on: Dali Museum in Figueres Opt to journey to surrealist Salvador Dalí's hometown of Figueres and his extraordinary museum, which presents a multimedia approach to his art and life through theater and a self-made monument.
  • LEAP Spirit of Spain
Day 8 Return Home OR Extend Your Trip
  • Depart from Spain Board your flight home or extend your travels with a two-night extension to Palma.
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