Welcome Discount for Every New Teacher
As a teacher/lecturer booking with us for the first time, you can SAVE £30pp on your next school/college trip to the USA and other long haul destinations and £10pp on UK and Europe destinations.
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Locate My Trip Included in Every Tour
Locate My Trip is the easy, convenient way for your school to follow your group’s location whilst on tour and, has been specifically designed to provide reassurance to both parents and teachers and is included as STANDARD in all our tours.
We Take Responsibility
For every school and college who take a trip with us, a Maya nut tree will be planted in Peru supporting reforestation and we pledge to offset an additional tonne of CO2 through the Brazilian Amazon deforestation project. Learn more here.
Spanish Language Trips to Barcelona
Barcelona is Spain’s cultural centre. Both a seaside resort and bustling, lively city it offers varied opportunities for students to explore the culture of Spain and develop language skills. From Gaudi’s works to the Nou Camp Stadium there are many sides of the Spanish culture that will enhance students’ learning. Have a go at Flamenco dancing or visit the Bullfighting Museum to discover more about Spanish traditions.
Key Stage 4
- Identity and culture
- Local area, holiday and travel
Key Stage 5
Regional culture & heritage
The world around us
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Check in to UK airport for flight||Arrive Barcelona and transfer to your accommodation||Explore Las Ramblas and evening meal|
|2||Guided Sightseeing tour of the city including Montjuic Cable Car||Language Tuition at a local language school||Meal in a Tapas restaurant|
|3||Day Trip to Montserrat||Flamenco Show and evening meal|
|4||Visit Parc Guell||Transfer to Barcelona airport for return flight||Arrive UK, onward travel to school|
|Morning||Check in to UK airport for flight|
|Afternoon||Arrive Barcelona and transfer to your accommodation|
|Evening||Explore Las Ramblas and evening meal|
|Morning||Guided Sightseeing tour of the city including Montjuic Cable Car|
|Afternoon||Language Tuition at a local language school|
|Evening||Meal in a Tapas restaurant|
|Morning||Day Trip to Montserrat|
|Evening||Flamenco Show and evening meal|
|Morning||Visit Parc Guell|
|Afternoon||Transfer to Barcelona airport for return flight|
|Evening||Arrive UK, onward travel to school|
Price Shown includes
- Return Air Travel
- 3 nights B&B Accommodation
- Specialist Group Travel Insurance
- Bespoke itinerary planning service
- Free Place Ratios
- Live Trip Tracking
- Online trip organiser & Travel App
- 24/7 support whilst you are away
Reasons to Visit
Guided Sightseeing Tour of Barcelona
The city tour is an excellent introduction to the city, and will typically visit places such as the Sagrada Familia and other Gaudi landmarks, the Olympic Port, Montjuic and the Olympic Ring, the Old City. City tours can be tailored to meet your programme.
Bodegas Torres Audiovisual Presentation and Tour
The tour includes an audiovisual presentation of the Torres family history and the winery followed by a 'Tunnel of the Seasons', a multimedia experience with vineyard aromas. Afterwards enjoy a a train tour through the vineyards with with an audio-guide.
Poble Espanyol Educational Workshops
School groups can perform a great variety of organised activities to learn anything from history to traditional artisan crafts, all guided by professionals and designed to meet learning objectives.
Students can enjoy two sessions and tastings with a Spanish chef including a visit to the market to buy ingredients and practice their language skills. All students will receive an end of course certificate.
This is now Spain’s number one tourist attraction, and one of the biggest theme parks in Europe. There is a mixture of shows, gentle rides, white knuckle rides and of course plenty of shops and places to eat. Workbooks on Business & Tourism and Spanish Language Studies fare available to accompany your visit to the park.
Ideal for pupils in Key Stage 4 & 5, visit Port Aventura's website ahead of your visit and download their Educational Planet guide with ideas for onsite learning activities.
Spanish Language Lessons
There are excellent opportunities to improve your students' language skills during your trip to Barcelona. Contact us for further details.
We Make Trip Planning Easy
- Day to day support and advice from our team of travel experts
- Easy-to-view online tour quotation
- Market-leading trip organiser portal, My Tour Manager
- Free Resources and templates to help launch your trip
- Email reminders to keep you on track
- Free and completely personalised Travel App to access your information on the go
- Locate My Trip designed to provide reassurance to parents and teachers
- Risk Assessment advice so you can make an informed decision on every tour component
- Teacher Inspection Visits
What You Say
Very helpful and easy to contact whenever I had a question. The guide at the Olympic stadium was very good and friendly. Everything was very well organised and I felt supported at all times.
All Saints RC Upper School
The Tapas restaurant was very enlightening for our group. It was brilliant to have a live Flamenco show which we didn't anticipate.
Mill Chase Academy
Booking our visit with EST was an enjoyable and easy experience...Faultless customer service. Thank you!
Turton High School
We cannot thank you enough for making this tour so memorable. This was my first visit abroad with students but I really felt like someone was with me all the time - it was perfect.
Winton Community Academy
Great company who I will certainly use again! Our trip went without a hitch :).
Rainham School for Girls
I don't bother shopping around - I only use EST and enjoy and appreciate the friendliness, helpfulness and patience from all of the staff!
Pershore High School