Seville is the Capital city of the Southern region of Spain, Andalusia. It is located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River. It is one of the hottest cities in the country and the fourth most populated.
The city, the birthplace of the professionalised art-form of Flamenco!, has a rich Moorish heritage and is famous worldwide for its culture, monuments, traditions and artistic heritage. Some of its monuments have UNESCO World Heritage accreditation such as Real Alcázar de Sevilla; royal palace, General Archive of the Indies, La Giralda; the bell tower of the Cathedral and the Cathedral; still to date the biggest Gothic Cathedral in the world, and the third largest Cathedral with 11520 square meters.
In addition, there are other sights not be missed such as one of the most unique plaza-palaces in the world Plaza España Square at Maria Luisa Park, Metropol Parasol at Plaza de la Encarnación where its wooden structure claims to be the largest in the world, a defensive tower Torre del Oro, a prototype Andalusian palace Casa de Pilatos and Real Maestranza Bullring and museum.
A city full of Spanish culture, sun and possibilities for your students!
Seville can be reached with low cost flights from London airports, East Midlands Airport or Manchester Airport and tours are from 3 to 4 days on average.*Also available as a Spanish language school trip.
A suggested 4 days itinerary might look like this:
Flight to Sevilla, transfer to accommodation and walking guided tour of Sevilla.
Spanish lesson in the morning, followed by a visit to Metropol Parasol and its food market at Plaza Encarnacion. Visit to the Cathedral and La Giralda. Evening meal in a local restaurant.
Visit to Torre del Oro, go on a River Cruise on the Río Guadalquivir and explore Plaza España Square at Parque María Luisa. Learn some Flamenco with a fun workshop and enjoy a Flamenco show afterwards! Olé!
Visit Real Alcázar de Sevilla. Free shopping time to grab some souvenirs and flight back home.
Visits And Excursions
Each group will have its own special interests and curricular needs. That’s why every visit can be completely tailored around you. You’ll find some suggestions below, but you can always call us to discuss more options.