School Language Trips to Granada

A youthful scene full of traditional charm

Bring your Andalusian appetite
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As the final stronghold of the Moors in Western Europe and awash with medieval history, Granada is Spain at its most authentic. Set foot in this southern city and you’ll feel as if you’ve gone back in time. Just looking at the Alhambra, rising out from the peaks of the Sierra Nevada, will give you a feel for quintessential Spain.

Strut your stuff in a flamenco lesson, follow your taste buds to a tapas tour and uncover the life and writings of Garcia Lorca. On a school Spanish trip to Granada, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to converse in Spanish and discover what lies at the heart of the city.

Thinking of planning a trip to Granada for your School Language Tour? Then now is the time to get in touch. We’ll discuss your tour objectives and craft an unforgettable tour based on furthering your students’ language skills and so much more!

Excursions in Granada

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Accommodation

Popular places to stay in Granada

  • Located in a quiet residential area of Granada
  • 2 minutes from downtown Granada
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness centre
  • Wi-Fi
  • Go for a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Enjoy a delicious meal in the restaurant
  • Work up a sweat in the fitness centre
  • Go shopping in downtown Granada
  • Located in the heart of Granada’s historic centre
  • Close to Granada Cathedral and the Albaicin and Sacromonte districts
  • Quad, triple, twin and single bed rooms
  • En-suite facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Shared lounge and TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Lockers
  • Safety deposit box
  • Wi-Fi
  • Chill out and watch TV in the shared lounge
  • Go shopping in Granada’s historic centre
  • Explore the charming districts of Albaicin and Sacromonte

Curriculum Information

Perfect for all ages and stages of 
secondary education

  • Curricular Links
    • Art & architecture
    • Cinema
    • Cultural heritage
    • Education
    • Food & drink
    • Technology
    • Travel & tourism
    • Youth culture

Additional Information

Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From bespoke language tuition to dedicated Tour Managers, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your students.

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Why schools choose us

Exactly what I had hoped for and more. The children loved it and still can’t stop talking about the trip!

Isabel Negreira

Perfect combination of education, culture and fun.

Mrs Stephanie Burgess

FAQs about this tour

Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

  • 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.

  • What would happen if our flights are delayed or cancelled?

    In the event that your flights are cancelled or delayed by the airline, then the airline will offer us an alternative flight for your group and payment under the delayed departure section of your insurance would be applicable. EU airlines and carriers are subject to the EU Directive regulation 216/2004. Insurance policies do cover delayed flights and in the first instance party leaders would need to call the insurance company for further details.

    For groups travelling with our insurance (provided by Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd) we would be able to call on your behalf. Delayed cover through Endsleigh Insurance Services Ltd entitles each person to claim up to £100, dependent on the length of delay, which can then be used to offset any additional expenses that may have been incurred.

    We will offer your group continued support via our 24-hour emergency phone; we will liaise with our contacts at the relevant airline and accommodation centres, if necessary, and continue to communicate with you throughout until your flight departs.

  • Is all of your accommodation audited in advance?

    Yes, all of our accommodation is audited prior to us offering it to a group. The criterion of these audits is governed by the School Travel Forum (STF). It is important to remember that each country is governed by their own standards and laws and these may differ from UK law. However, we require our accommodation to meet our standards as a minimum. We work with the hotels and agents to endeavour to ensure that our standards are met.

  • Is insurance included with my trip?

    Yes, insurance will be included in your trip quotation as standard unless it is requested not to be. Make sure you check the list of inclusions in your quotation and/or confirmation.

  • Are language lessons always in a classroom?

    Not always! Some language schools may be able to offer paella cooking classes, flamenco classes, sports on the beach and a treasure hunt (which is a quiz around an area or the city where questions take students place to place, encouraging them to use their Spanish to interact with people and places) that are combined with language learning.

    It means your students might get a real-world experience of soaking in classic Andalusian pastimes whilst practising their Spanish.

  • Will our students experience Spanish culture?

    Of course, especially as Granada is part of the Andalusian region, which is home to a stunning amount of gypsy flamenco. There’s also the Walking Tour of Granada and UNESCO World Heritage site the Alhambra providing first rate cultural experiences.

  • Where will we fly in to?

    Flights usually fly into Malaga, which is around a hours drive away.

Travel in safe hands

Your safety is of the utmost importance to us and we monitor the safety aspects of all of our tours to ensure you have a memorable experience for all the right reasons.

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