Day 1
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Departure

En route to Madrid.   

Included Meals: None

Day 2
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Madrid

Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Begin exploring the city on foot. See Old Madrid with its delightful plazas and sparkling fountains at every turn. Master the Metro de Madrid. Enjoy an Xperitas welcome dinner.

Included Meals: Dinner

Day 3
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Madrid

Visit the splendid Palacio Real and the treasures of the world-renowned Museo del Prado. Later, relax at an outdoor café in the Plaza Mayor.  

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 4
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Madrid

Enjoy an all-day excursion to Segovia. Explore all this truly historic city has to offer, including the massive, 2,000-year-old Roman aqueducts and the Alcázar. Visit el Monasterio de El Escorial en route.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Days 5-6
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Sevilla

En route to Sevilla, stop in Toledo to visit the massive cathedral. You’ll arrive in Sevilla in time for an evening promenade along the Guadalquivir River. Spend the next day visiting the Barrio de Santa Cruz and the Reales Alcázares. Be sure to climb La Giralda. 

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 7
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Granada

At last you're off to Granada for a guided tour of the Alhambra and El Generalife, with its fountain-filled gardens. Attend a flamenco show for a colorful evening of music and dance in the caves above the city.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Days 8-13
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Family Stay

Practice your language skills while experiencing everyday life with a Spanish family! 

Included Meals: Day 8 | Breakfast, Dinner  Days 9-13 | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 14
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Madrid

Return to Madrid for one last evening. Enjoy an Xperitas farewell dinner.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 15
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Return

Transfer to the airport for your return to the United States.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Note
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The order of this itinerary may be subject to change.

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Charlotte, student

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Spain

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Spain

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