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The Best of Spain: Barcelona and Madrid

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Program #21336RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
If you’re looking for a more flexible schedule with ample independent time and several meals on your own, then our FLEX learning adventures are made for you.
Margo from Houston, TX Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/19/14 - 09/28/14
If, like me, you want to finally experience Gaudi's architecture up close, this is the trip for you. Madrid's Reina Sofia and Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza museums are a treasure trove. And the Prado!

Larry from Lone Tree, CO Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/26/14 - 10/05/14
The Best of Spain was our first Road Scholar trip, but won't be our last. Great sites, group leader and instructors. We were sorry when it was over. Just go!

Eileen from Bluffton, SC Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/05/14 - 09/14/14
This was our first Roads Scholar experience. It exceeded our expectaions, and we learned so much from our group leader, Luisa, and our instructors. Within a week of returning home, we have booked another trip.

Tamara from Mountainside, NJ Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 09/19/14 - 09/28/14
This is a great program for people who do not want to do the homework themselves, saving them a lot of time and effort. Road Scholar does it for you - all you need to do is follow the leaders! You can be sure they will make it a great experience.

Cindy from Lakewood, CO Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 05/16/14 - 05/25/14
This is a great trip which I highly recommend. Be prepared for lots of walking and many stairs since using the Metro is the method of transportation. So much to see, so little time, but a lot is covered in the time available.

Ray from Chula Vista, CA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 04/25/14 - 05/04/14
What a great tour. Great architecture and great art. Wonderful food in well chosen restaurants. Very helpful guide and lectures.


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8 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 7 dinners
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