Engaging school language trips to
Barcelona, Spain

Engaging school language trips to
Barcelona, Spain

A captivating seaside city and the vibrant capital of Catalunya, Barcelona is where it's at for contemporary architecture, imaginative food and colourful street life.

On a school language trip to Barcelona, your students can stroll along the famous Las Rambla promenade, soak up the serenity of Park Guell and visit world-renowned landmarks such as La Sagrada Familia. Believe us when we say this is one bright, bold and beautiful destination.

But the great thing about this bustling city? Most locals are bilingual, speaking Catalan and Spanish, making it an eye-opening visit for language students and a great all-rounder.

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Curricular Links

  • Art and architecture
  • Cinema
  • Cultural heritage
  • Education
  • Food and drink
  • Sport
  • Travel and tourism
  • Youth culture

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Safety and Financial Security

At Rayburn Tours we’re proud of our continual commitment to safety. We monitor the safety of all aspects of our trips so that you can focus on having a memorable experience for all the right reasons.

When you choose Rayburn Tours you can be rest assured that your school trip is in safe and secure hands thanks to our years of experience and all the right policies and accreditations behind us.

 

Learn more about our Safety and Financial Security policies
  • ABTA Bonding and ATOL Licensing
  • Safety Management System Policy
  • Risk Management Handbook
  • Crisis Management System
  • School Travel Forum Membership
  • Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge
  • Specialist School Travel Insurance Policies

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are all of your coaches audited?

    UK coaches: Yes, all of our UK coach companies are audited by our in-house team. Copies of which can be made available to you.

    Foreign coaches: It is important to remember that each country is governed by their own standards and laws and these may differ from UK law. We request that an audit is completed by the foreign coach company which includes confirmation of the following: they will comply with all national, local and other laws, rules and codes of practice, and that all services contracted shall be performed with all due skill, care and diligence The vehicle is fully insured for the duration of the tour.

  • Are seatbelts provided on foreign coaches?

    This depends on the country where you are visiting and their local laws. However we will always endeavour to use coach companies who use coaches fitted with seatbelts.
  • What should be included in my risk assessment?

    Start by identifying the potential hazards before deciding on the appropriate precautions to minimize the potential risk for your group. Once identified, record your findings and implement the precautions. Specific requirements are available from your Local Authority.
  • What are you responsible for?

    The DfE’s guidance for safe travel highlights the need for all those involved with the organisation and running of a tour to work together as a team. This is our aim at Rayburn Tours, to work together with our party leaders to ensure our groups' safety and peace of mind.

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