Once classes are over, you will have a full and varied schedule of extra-curricular opportunities to choose from. All trips and activities are included in the program fee, so you will never be at a loss for something to do. We also offer optional workshops to further enhance your summer in Spain.
Each weekend you will travel to fantastic, historic sites to make sure you see the best Catalonia has to offer.
Tossa de Mar
North of Barcelona lies Tossa, a beautiful seaside village with an imposing castle overlooking the pebble beach.
The hip beach town of Sitges has it all – great food, people-watching, historical sites and beaches.
San Feliu de Guixols
A seaside village near the French border, San Feliu offers a long stretch of white sand and bright blue water, as well as a bustling market.
Figueres is home to the Dalí museum, where we will see some of the surrealist’s most fascinating works.
One of the region's most beautiful and important destinations, Montserrat is the home to a famous monastery and cathedral, as well as incredible hiking routes.
Summerfuel offers a wide range of activities each and every day on campus and around Barcelona. Lead by a Barcelona native, our activities team will work closely with students to provide students with the best community building and ‘only-in-Barca’ experiences available. We make sure that you always have something to, but also make time for rest and relaxation.
Past favorites include:
Daily beach trips
Cinema trips and at-home screenings
Professional sports matches
Pool parties on the roof
The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
Tour of Camp Nou (Home of FCB)
The Chocolate Museum
Football (soccer) tournament
Food walking tours
All Things Gaudi
The Gothic Quarter
Festival in the Plaza
Concerts from local bands
Shopping on Las Ramblas
Supplement your summer in Barcelona with one (or both!) of our Barcelona Workshops. Each workshop will meet once per week during the afternoon activities block.
Spanish Cooking, $200
Gain exciting insight into Spanish food and culture. Under the guidance of a professional chef, learn recipes and techniques to prepare local favorites.
Students learn to sail small catamarans in the Mediterranean under the guidance of professional instructors.