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Basic price from
4 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 5 staff

business in Barcelona

Business & Economics student trips to Barcelona

Historically, Barcelona’s commercial prestige was built on textile manufacturing, and although there is still a fashion and textile industry, it is now a city with a diverse portfolio of economic activity. This wide range of industrial sectors provides a significant contribution to the metropolitan, Catalonian, Spanish, European and international economies.

Barcelona’s diversity and importance gives Business and Economics students on an educational trip a superb insight into their subject.

Equity has carefully selected a number of excursions and itineraries which can be individually tailored to the specific study needs of each college or university trip.

At the Nutrexpa food processing factory students see a very different production line. They also learn how the company grew from a small concern in the 1940s to a major international brand.

Equity offer several other excursions including visits to the Barcelona Stock Exchange (full for rest of year) and the Bodegas Torres winery.


Suggested Itinerary



Barcelona Accommodation - Equity Point Centric

Equity Point Centric

  • Right in the heart of the city, next to some iconic locations
  • Well equipped, modern hostel

Equity Point's flagship hostel is situated in a fully refurbished Modernist building slotted perfectly in between high end boutiques, hotels and architectural masterpieces.

Location: Found on the Passeig de Gracia, next to Placa Catalunya and Las Ramblas and walking distance from numerous public transport points.

Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, information desk and tour bookings, common room, 24 hour reception, no lockout, luggage room.

Accommodation: Single and twin en-suite rooms available to staff, double to dorm sized en-suite rooms for students. All with satellite TV and Wi-Fi access.

Meals: Breakfast buffet.

Barcelona Accommodation - Roma Reial

Roma Reial

  • Great choice for groups on a budget
  • Located in the Gothic Quarter

A well established, no-frills hotel in the heart of Barcelona, ideal for colleges and universities looking to explore the city with minimal fuss.

Location: Located in the Plaza Reial, 100m walk from the nearest metro (Liceu), and several bus stops. Short walks away from main sites such as the cathedral, Las Ramblas, Picasso Museum and the Boqueria food market.

Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, 24 hour reception, reception meeting area.

Accommodation: Double, triple or quadruple rooms available. All equipped with TV, free Wi-Fi and daily housekeeping.

Meals: In-house restaurant with breakfast buffet, and dinners available.


Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information!

Subject Specific Excursions

SEAT Factory Tour (Martorell)

A specialist guided tour of the working Seat car factory to learn how cars are produced and how the factory works on a day to day basis.

Nutrexpa Food Factory

Nutrexpa is one of Spain's leading producers of produce. Gain insight into food manufacturing with a guided tour.

Barcelona Stock Exchange

Visit the 'Bolsa de Barcelona' and experience the hustle and bustle of floor trading, understand the Spanish stock market system and discover its history from the middle ages through to now.

Bodegas Torres

Discover 100 years of viticulture tradition at this world famous vignard. The Bodegas Torres family business has expanded across international waters and transformed into a world-class brand.

Codornui or Freixenet Cava

Freixenet is one of the giant Cava houses in Catalonia, similar in quality, size and importance to France's Moet & Chandon located approximately 110km from Barcelona.


Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch anyway as we may still arrange it for you!

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