Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019

  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
  •                 Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019
by CelestialVoyagers, Your Tour Designer
Penn State Brandywine Barcelona 2019 - Penn State University
6119
Open for registration
Land & Air
Barcelona
Art & History - Culture
CV Academic

Saturday, December 28th, 2019

Saturday, January 4th, 2020
8
6
$1,995
$100
Friday, November 15th, 2019

Course registration for Barcelona opens in October 2019

● CAS 101N. Human Communication in Barcelona. 3 credits, GH, GS, N. Josh Phillips
● INART 1. Conflict and Peace in the Arts of Barcelona, 3 credits, GS. Paul Greene.

Brochure & Documents

Daily Itinerary
Day 1 - Departure
Saturday, December 28th, 2019

11: 30 AM  Departure with a private coach to go from Brandywine Campus to JFK
Check-in time  with American Airlines should be around 2:45 PM from terminal 8
Flight AA#66 departs at 5:40 PM.

Day 2 - Barcelona
Sunday, December 29th, 2019

7:10 AM Arrival Barcelona. Assistance and transfer to your hotel.

Check-in for 6 nights  at Hotel Ciutat Vella. A comfortable 3 star hotel fantastically located in the heart of the city near the Ramblas and Plaza de Catalunya.
Leave your luggage in storage. As you wait for check-in time, enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of the most famous Barcelona landmarks, including the Olympic Village, a panoramic view from MontJuic and a walk through the Gothic quarter. Your guide will explain how to use public transportation, exchange money and find good places to eat.

Day 3 - Barcelona
Monday, December 30th, 2019 | Meals: B

Half day guided city tour about Gaudi and Modernismo:  Parque Guell, Casa Mila, and of course, you cannot miss the extraordinary Sagrada Familia (inside visit).
All entrances are included with skip the lines tickets to avoid long lines. Compulsory audio system inside  the monuments is included.
 Remainder of the day  dedicated to Academic Studies.

Day 4 - Barcelona
Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 | Meals: B

Day in Barcelona:dedicated to Academic Studies.

Museums in Barcelona are numerous; you could go to the Picasso Museum or the Miro Foundation to learn more about these famous artists; or go to the National Museum of Catalan Art (MNAC) or visit Palau de La Musica.

Day 5 - Barcelona
Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 | Meals: B

Day in Barcelona: dedicated to Academic Studies.  If you are interested in sport, and especially “futbol” (soccer) you’ll want to go and see the impressive Camp Nou Stadium and its museum.

Day 6 - Barcelona
Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 | Meals: B

Optional full day excursion to to go to Figueres where you will visit the Dali Theatre Museum. On the way back stop in Girona. Enjoy a walking tour in the medieval City. ($140.-  supplement – minimum 10 participants).

Day 7 - Barcelona
Friday, January 3rd, 2020 | Meals: B

Day in Barcelona: dedicated to Academic Studies.  Possibility to take the train and spend a day in Tarragona, or visit some food market before attending a cooking class to learn about Catalan cuisine.

Day 8 - Return
Saturday, January 4th, 2020 | Meals: B

8:00 AM  Departure from Hotel Ciutat Vella  to leave to the airport for your return flight to JFK. Check-in at the American Airline terminal around 8:30 AM

Tour Features

Services Included
  • Round-trip transfer by coach between Brandywine campus and JFK
  • Round-trip flight between JFK and Barcelona with American Airlines
  • Six nights hotel accommodations at Hotel Ciutat Vella
  • Daily breakfast
  • Airport – Hotel – airport transfers in Barcelona
  • Orientation guided tour on arrival
  • Barcelona guided tour of Barcelona including Gaudi monuments Parque Güell, Casa Mila and Sagrada Familia
  • English speaking guide for city tours
  • Skip the lines entrance tickets to monuments
  • Headsets (mandatory)
  • All visits with entrance fees as per itinerary
Services Not Included
  • Excess baggage fees at the airport
  • Single room supplement + $395
  • Optional day excursion  to Figueres and Girona – Price: $140  (minimum 10 participants)
  • Passport and visa fees
  • Optional travel insurance in case of trip cancellation or delays
  • Additional excursions or activities not mentioned in itinerary or reserved in advance
  • Transportation except where noted in the itinerary
  • Tips for drivers and guides
  • Upgrade to hotel accommodations and activities
  • Cost of personal items: phone, drinks, souvenirs, laundry, etc.
  • Any services not listed above as “included”
Passports and Visas

Everyone needs a passport valid until June 4, 2020. If you are not an American citizen, a visa may be required. A Green Card or equivalent is compulsory.
All academic arrangements are made with PSU Brandywine campus and confirm agreement to abide by Penn State University’s stipulated rules of conduct.

Payment Methods

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  • Online: During your registration, you can submit your payment by e-check or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express). There is a 3% service fee for all online payments. To avoid this fee, you can mail a check or money order.
  • Phone: We accept credit card & e-check payments by phone. Credit card payments incur a 3% service fee but there is no service fee for e-checks.
  • Post Mail: You could also mail a paper check or a money order. Checks should be made payable to “Celestial Voyagers” and mailed to the address in the “Contact Us” section.

Air Schedule

Departure DateFlight #Departure CityTimeArrival CityTime
December 28, 2019AA 66JFK5:40 PMBarcelona7:10 AM + 1
January 4, 2020AA 67Barcelona10:45 AMJFK1:35n PM

Terms & Conditions

CelestialVoyagers Terms and Conditions relate to specific contracts with various suppliers.
The policies and regulations below must be strictly enforced.

All changes and cancellations must be provided in writing. The following penalties apply with the number of days prior to departure:

  • $350 if cancellation is received between September 14   and October 15
  • 50% of the total trip cost between October 16 and November 15
  • 100% of the total trip cost after November 16 or in case of no-show
  • Name changes $250

Additional Information

Hotel Details

Hotel Ciutat Vella – 3-star property

6-nights stay

Address: Carrer dels Tallers, 66, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

Phone: +34 934 81 37 99

Boutique hotel in Ramblas area of Barcelona, the Hotel Ciutat Vella offers modern rooms equipped with every comfort, free wi-fi and a solarium with tub hydromassage on the rooftop terrace.
The convenient location, less than five minutes from the Plaza de Catalunya and Las Ramblas, allows you to visit on foot Barcelona and its main monuments, as well as shopping streets such as the nearby Passeig de Gracia. The Ciutat Vella is a historic district of Barcelona, one of the most appreciated by those who like a fun and carefree holiday, made of art, and venues.

Contacts

Gineth
Senior Travel Planner
    Gineth
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