ZARAGOZA

MAIN PROGRAM ACTIVITIES IN ZARAGOZA, SPAIN

Activity/Monument Description
Aljafería Palace As a result of the monument´s historical path, in the interior we find: Islamic-Hindu alcazar, Mudejar medieval palace, Catholic Monarchs´ palace, Inquisition prisons, Military headquarters and the headquarters for the Aragon courts.
Bardenas Reales Biosphere Nature and Reserve Park located in Arguedas, Navarra.
Bike ride Bike trip along the surrounding s of Zaragoza, Ribera del Ebro and the Water Exposition.
Cathedral of San Salvador (La Seo) Zaragoza´s first Christian cathedral was built over the Roman Temple, the Visigoth church and the main Muslim Mosque.
Ceramics workshop Production of typical ceramic pieces from Muel.
Cooking Classes Groups cook different Spanish dishes and, then, they taste them.
Fuendetodos Francisco de Goya was born here in 1746. Goya´s birth house from the XVII century, Exposition Rooms, Museum of sketches and engravings are among some of the interesting buildings. The city takes care of it heritage and patrimony and maintains the typical construction.
Fuendeverde Museum Fuendetodos shows its magical natural environment in a space different from any other interpretation center you might have ever visited. It makes an interactive entertainment and the sustainable use of the resources compatible.
Goya’s House (Fuendetodos) Built in the early XVIII century, Goya spent his first six years of life in this house. The house is still well preserved with its entire rustic and popular aspect. However, it was rebuilt in 1946 after the Civil War.
Goya's Museum It is located in the house of Jerónimo Cósida, a 16th-century Renaissance building, and has more than 800 works on display. In its various rooms, you can see everything from avant-garde art to watercolors, Renaissance and Baroque religious paintings and contemporary works, a collection of 18th and 19th century art, and drawings. One room is dedicated to Francisco de Goya.
Historical remains from Belchite´s Civil War The first known news was about human existence in Belchite in the Cueva de los Encantandos between 1800 and 1300 B.C. This is an important place because of its archeological and speleologist value.
Loarre’s Castle It was built in Loarre, Huesca during the XI century and is good condition that makes it one of Spain´s best examples of military and civil Romanian architecture.
Muel It originates back to year I A.D. when a Roman dam was built on the Huerva river basin in order to regulate the city´s water supply from Caesaraugusta. Muel is known as Molle or ´´muelle´´ (pier).
Piedra Monastery It was a Muslim fortress and was handed over to the Order of Cister during the Reconquista. The monastery was built during the Roman to Gothic Transition. The monks lived here for almost 700 years.
Pilar Basilica According to legends and traditions, there used to be an old primitive chapel respected by Muslims, a previous Roman temple that burned down and a gothic church that was built in a more modern Baroque style in 1681.
Olive Oil Factory Factory where groups know the entire process of creation of this typical Spanish product and they taste it.
Roman Route On this route, groups can relive Zaragoza's Roman past, exploring evocative sites that will take you on a genuine trip back in time: Roman Walls, Public Baths, Caesaraugusta Forum, Roman Theatre and River Port.
Spanish course The school has a modern space with different classrooms suitable for school groups.
Trip to a factory, company, etc. We organize trips to institutions, factories, enterprises or other relevant places for groups in relation to their training and knowledge of these places in Spain.
Visit to a high school We organize trips to a high school so that our foreign students can share their experiences with Spanish students and learn about Spanish education system.

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