Cultural & Field Activities2018-09-04T09:21:44+00:00

Cultural & Field Excursions

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Cultural Activities

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Discover the Alhambra Palace, accompanied by our local expert guide.

You will explore the fascinating Moorish architecture and learn about the history of the most visited monument in Spain.

Don’t miss important sites such as: the Mexuar-Oratory, the Nasri Palaces, the Golden Room, the Court of the Lions, the Palace of Charles the V, or the marvelous Generalife gardens. You will understand why it is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The Albayzín is one of the most important signs of the Andalusí identity of Granada.

The houses sprawl over a steep hillock opposite the red hill on which the Alhambra stands. Its streets are sinuous, narrow and hidden; its bright squares, secluded and intimate; the palaces, large old houses and churches are brimming with art and history.

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During the XIX century, Granada was one of the favorite destinations for travelers and romantic artist.

Captivated by its Orientalism, the city was shown to them as the last Muslim Kingdom in Europe.

Along the tour we enter in the skin of those travelers. In a memorable environment we will walk around the walls of the Alhambra, and near the towers, we will tell stories and legends related to them.

The Route of Federico Garcia Lorca tour offers to you the possibility to know the universe of the well-known poet from Granada.

We will follow Lorca’s footsteps; you will discover significant locations in Lorca’s life, listen to significant Lorca poems and visit his museum.

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Explore the cave neighborhood of the Sacromonte, feel the flamenco dance in a “Zambra” a typical Sacromonte cave in the gypsy quarter.

Attend a Flamenco show of ancient gypsy dances while enjoying a splendid view of the Alhambra.

Flamenco has been awarded as “Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by the UNESCO.

One of the routes running through the Sierra Nevada Nature and National Parks in Monachil, where we can do hiking and trekking.
  • Shoulder: 400 m
  • Distance: 11km aprox.
  • Difficulty: Medium
 
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Tapas is something you can not miss if you come to Granada.

Celei invites you to participate in an unforgettable evening with Spanish students, where you can taste the famous Granada “tapas” that each bar gives you for free with a drink.

It is also a good opportunity to know the center of the city and befriend with Spanish people.

 

Adventure Sport

Cannyoning the golden egg of outdoor activities. Imagine a perfectly natural water park with water slides, jumps into the water, rappels and tons of fun and picture yourself in it.

Well, that is not even half of what an experience in a canyon can offer. Prepare yourself for some of the best hours of your life and let this experience surprise you.

Climb the mountains to feel the thrill of heights while being part of a unique memory watching the world from above.

Enjoy yourself along the way with all the different activities a Via Ferrata can offer as part of its development like hanging bridges, zip lines and more.

Caving is an immersive adventure in which you travel to an environment created thousands of years ago.

Discover the birth and development of these rock formations, and explore the beauty within the depths of the underground life beneath our feet.

 

Educational Trips

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The historic city of Córdoba, UNESCO’s World Heritage, is a beautiful network of small streets, alleys, squares and whitewashed courtyards arranged around the Mosque-Cathedral, which reflects the city’s prominent place in the Islamic world during medieval times.

Discover the Mosque-Cathedral, the Jewish Quarter and Museum of three cultures in our travel.

Situated on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, Seville has a rich Moorish heritage and used to be a prosperous port that carried out trade with the Americas.

The streets and squares in the historic quarter of the capital of Andalusia are lively and busy. They treasure many constructions that have the World Heritage designation, and many districts are full
of traditional culture, like Triana and La Macarena.

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malaga
Malaga is a vibrant resort town that has managed to value it’s rich historical, environmental and cultural heritage, to create an attractive, dynamic context and advanced infrastructures to attract a great number of visitors.

Views: Al and Roman circus, Cathedral, Picasso Museum, Thyssen, and the beach.

Almuñécar: the beautiful town on the Costa Tropical bathed by the Mediterranean on a blending of colors and lights.

On one hand, the crystal blue waters, on the other, a sea of green subtropical valley, both illuminated by the golden sun in a long clear and pure sky. Splurge beauty everywhere: in the landscape, the people, in art and historical vestiges, cuisine, and cultural life.

Sites: Fenician and Roman ruins, Arab castle, Arqueological museum.

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baeza
The whole city of Baeza is a splendid architectural ensemble of quiet streets and golden stones, where the most beautiful artifacts have been left by art and history.

We will enjoy a culinary demonstration of the typical Mediterranean cuisine and wonderful lunch in La Hacienda la Laguna, a very emblematic place in Baeza.

The Madrid urban agglomeration has the third-largest GDP in the European Union and its influences in politics, education, entertainment, environment, media, fashion, science, culture, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world’s major global cities.

Due to its economic output, high standard of living, and market size, Madrid is considered the major financial center of Southern Europe. It hosts the head offices of the vast majority of the major Spanish companies and houses the headquarters of many International organizations.

Visits: Prado Museum, Royal palace and Opera House, Reina Sofía Museum, Retiro park

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Barcelona is one of the world’s leading tourist, economic, trade fair/exhibitions and cultural-sports centres.

Its influence in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world’s major global cities and a major cultural and economic center in southwestern Europe.

Visits: Medieval city, Modernist architecture, Avant gard Arts creations, Museums, and its world-famous boulevard “Las Ramblas”

The main objective of this “educational tour to Morocco is increasing and settle learning through experience in the context of a new culture.

You will have the opportunity to acquire new social, political, economic and artistic keys exploring some of the more important Moroccan enclaves in the North.

On the other hand, given the proximity of this country to the Iberian Peninsula is to understand the importance of this level of international socio-labor and humanitarian relations, economic affairs, cultural traits and especially aspects as a result of migrant groups in recent decades.

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