6-Week Barcelona Gap Program

Live like a local in this energetic seaside city.

What you'll experience

Dive into Catalan culture, the clear blue waters of the Balearic Sea, and piles of delicious tapas in your new home base: Barcelona.

  • European Tour

    Kick off your program with a tour of London, Paris, and Barcelona.

  • Language Learning

    Improve your Spanish through lessons, interactive tools, and cultural immersion—all levels welcome.

  • Free Exploration

    Classes are just a few hours per day, so you’ll have plenty of free time to explore. EF Barcelona hosts optional excursions as well.

  • Leadership Development

    Engage in weekly leadership development programs with your cohort to discover your strengths and chart your own path.

What you'll gain

Level up your Spanish, make lifelong friends, and develop outside-the-classroom skills to help you thrive in the real world.

  • Confidence & Independence

    Get out of their comfort zone and discover what they're capable of.

  • Global Citizenship

    Gain language skills, experience new cultures, and expand their horizons.

  • Self-Discovery

    Understand how to leverage their strengths and begin to define their life path.

  • Real Life Skills

    Learn how to live and travel on their own and build skills that will help them later in life.

Program Details
  • Fall 2021 Program Dates:

    Nov 6, 2021 – Dec 18, 2021

  • Spring 2022 Program Dates

    Apr 2, 2022 – May 14, 2022

  • Program Length:

    6 weeks

  • Program Fee:


Included in the program fee

Here's what's covered during your six weeks in Barcelona.

  • Round-trip flights and local transportation during group excursions

  • Your accommodations and some of your meals on the trip

  • 5 weeks of classes at EF Barcelona, as well as the opportunity to earn 3 college credits

  • Weekly workshops and activities designed to help you discover your strengths and goals

  • Guided group activities such as walking tours, museum visits, and a boat cruise along the Seine

  • One-on-one mentorship and 24/7 travel support before and during your program

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