20216
Spain/France
The Artistic Spirit of Paris and Barcelona
See the world’s greatest masterpieces up close as you discover famed museums, grand architecture, renowned sculptures and inspiring gardens in Paris and Barcelona.
Program No. 20216DGG
Length
12 days
Starts at
3,325
Flights start at
800
Getting There
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At a Glance

Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” or Picasso’s early masterpieces? “Winged Victory” or Dali’s surreal 3-D collages? The Palace of Versailles or the Sagrada Familia? You don’t have to choose between the treasures of Paris and Barcelona on this journey encompassing the history-making art, architecture and music of both.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Walking up to five miles per day. Extensive use of public transportation.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Attend concerts at two stunning venues: Paris’s royal Sainte-Chapelle and Barcelona’s Palau de la Musica Catalana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • View some of the world’s great masterpieces at the Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, Musee Rodin, Dali Theatre and Museum and Museu Picasso.
  • Zip from Paris to Barcelona aboard the high-speed TGV rail, taking in views of the Pyrenees as you cross the border.
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