12 days
Spain and Berlin

Summit Tour

From July 5–16, discover the many religious and cultural influences that have made Spain the eclectic country it is today. Despite close ties to regional traditions throughout the country, Spain’s technology sectors have made dramatic advances in recent decades. From Barcelona’s thriving tech startup community to Madrid’s use of innovations to transform public spaces, you’ll consider how urban innovations are improving daily life in Spain and across Europe.

Summit Leadership Conference
Join teachers and students from around the world in Berlin, Germany, for a two-day leadership conference, July 14–15. Hear from world-renowned speakers on the Summit theme: the Influence of Technology on Society, attend expert-led workshops, and gain insight into the role of technology in our rapidly evolving world.

Using design thinking—a creative problem-solving technique used by companies like Apple and Google—international teams of students will develop and present innovative solutions to challenges around the world.


  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Spain

  • Day 2: Barcelona

    Take a walking tour of Las Ramblas

    Take a bike tour of Barcelona

  • Day 3: Barcelona

    Take a guided tour of Barcelona 

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • La Sagrada Familia
    • Parque Güell

    Participate in a molecular gastronomy workshop 

  • Day 4: Barcelona • Madrid

    Participate in an activity centered around The Influence of Technology on Society

    Travel by AVE train to Madrid

    Take a walking tour of Madrid

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Puerta del Sol
    • Plaza Mayor
    • Market of San Miguel
  • Day 5: Madrid • Toledo

    Take a guided tour of Toledo

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Toledo Cathedral
    • Toledo Synagogue
    • Church of Santo Tomé

    Participate in an activity centered around The Influence of Technology on Society

  • Day 6: Madrid

    Interact with local vendors during a Market Challenge

    Take a tour of the Santiago Bernabeau Stadium  

  • Day 7: Madrid • Berlin

    Fly to Berlin

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

  • Day 8: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Visit the Holocaust Memorial
    • Explore Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Enjoy a street art tour and workshop 

  • Day 9: Berlin • Leadership Conference

    Participate in a workshop hosted by a local organization

    Attend the Leadership Conference opening ceremonies

  • Day 10: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 11: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 12: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Spain

  • Day 2: Barcelona

    Take a walking tour of Las Ramblas

    Take a bike tour of Barcelona

  • Day 3: Barcelona

    Take a guided tour of Barcelona 

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • La Sagrada Familia
    • Parque Güell

    Participate in a molecular gastronomy workshop 

  • Day 4: Barcelona • Madrid

    Participate in an activity centered around The Influence of Technology on Society

    Travel by AVE train to Madrid

    Take a walking tour of Madrid

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Puerta del Sol
    • Plaza Mayor
    • Market of San Miguel
  • Day 5: Madrid • Toledo

    Take a guided tour of Toledo

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Toledo Cathedral
    • Toledo Synagogue
    • Church of Santo Tomé

    Participate in an activity centered around The Influence of Technology on Society

  • Day 6: Madrid

    Interact with local vendors during a Market Challenge

    Take a tour of the Santiago Bernabeau Stadium  

  • Day 7: Madrid • Berlin

    Fly to Berlin

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

  • Day 8: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Visit the Holocaust Memorial
    • Explore Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Enjoy a street art tour and workshop 

  • Day 9: Berlin • Leadership Conference

    Participate in a workshop hosted by a local organization

    Attend the Leadership Conference opening ceremonies

  • Day 10: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 11: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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Your experience includes

  • Airfare & transportation

    Round-trip flights on major carriers and a comfortable motorcoach

  • Hotels

    10 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms

  • Regional-style meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily, lunch on days 10 and 11

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your bilingual, culturally connected Tour Director stays with you 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide knowledgeable insights everywhere you go

  • Student Leadership Conference

    Conference registration; Keynote addresses; Expert workshops; Student workshops; Innovation Village

  • Entrances

    Bike Riding; Parque Guell; Molecular Gastronomy Class; Museum of Ideas & Inventions; Toledo Cathedral; Toledo Synagogue; St. Tome; Market Challenge; Bernabeu Stadium; Street Art Tour & Workshop

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we're there too.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances. Learn more about your flexible options at eftours.com/peaceofmind.

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Includes airfare, hotels, meals, full-time Tour Director and more.

For your personalized price quote, call us at 800-637-8222.

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