OWU Football Tours & Competes in Spain 2023

Madrid to Barcelona Spain

AF
May 15 - 23, 2023
Group size: 1 - 54
OWU Football Tours & Competes in Spain 2023
Madrid to Barcelona Spain


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May 15 - 23, 2023
Group size: 1 - 54

About this trip

After highly successful experiences in 2014 and 2017, OWU Football returns to international competition and educational touring with a visit to Spain in May of 2023. Starting in the capital city of Madrid the tour moves to Spain's eastern Mediterranean coast with stops in Valencia, Peniscola, Tarragona then finishes in fabulous Barcelona. Along the way, Battling Bishops football will represent the USA in an international game against one of Spain's top American football club teams. Scroll below and click on each day of the itinerary for a complete viewing of experiences. Student-athletes and family members are welcome to participate on the tour which will be chaperoned by the coaching staff.

Traveler Information Document

Refer to the Traveler Information document distributed by your head coach and on the AFW website for tour terms and policies covering pricing clarifications, schedule of payments, statement on insurance, additional preparation and other minor expenses, baggage, etc.  This document can also be requested from info@americanfootballworldwide.com. 

Cancellation Policies and Penalties

Registration deposits are refundable until head coach confirms the tour. In months following, financial commitments will be made on behalf of tour registrants to deposit for and secure services in competitive tour markets. Note the cancellation and penalties policies in the Travelers Information document.

What’s included

  • Round Trip Airfare
    Group/team flight from Columbus, OH. 'Land Only' package available for family members/fans departing from another city meeting the group/team in Madrid!
  • 7-Nights Accommodations
    2 Nights in Madrid, 2 nights in Peniscola and 3 Nights in Barcelona
  • Numerous Meals
    Breakfast Daily, 5 Dinners and Lunch on Game Day
  • International Game Day
    Game arrangements and organizational costs versus one of Spain's top American Football club teams. Admission for traveling family members. Practices in Spain per coach's request..
  • Motor Coach Services
    Motor Coach Service to all Scheduled Tour Activities/Events
  • Full-Time Tour Manager
    Bilingual professional tour manager from airport arrival to departure. Leads group daily and available to offer insights/suggestions for free time.
  • AFW Football Coordinator
    Direct liaison with head football coach coordinating all tour aspects and meeting group needs.
  • Multiple Guided Tours
    Led by professional guides who are engaging and entertaining. Walking tours of Madrid, Toledo, Valencia and Tarragona.
  • Toldeo & Peniscola
    Excursions to stunning places - historically rich "City of Three Cultures" Toledo and uniquely beautiful beach setting of Pensicola looking on impressive Knights of Templar castle.
  • Sagrada Familia Visit
    Basilica is one of the world's most beautiful and controversial architectural visions and achievements.
  • Barcelona Tours
    View this fascinating city and its countless highlights both on foot and from your motor coach during a couple of tours.
  • Minimal Travel Insurance
    Insurance for minor inconveniences (baggage delay/loss, etc.)
  • All City/Ground Fees
    Motor coach entry/parking, visitor fees covered.
  • Free Time Daily
    Every day has some unstructured time for travelers to explore and enjoy on their terms. Evenings generally open - at Coach's instruction.
  • Some meals
    Most lunches, 2 dinners not included
  • Drinks at Dinner
    Bottled water will be served. Other drinks (soft drinks, wine, beer) at traveler's cost
  • Full Travel Insurance
    Full travel insurance including cancel for any reason not included
  • Medical Insurance
    Student-athletes may have coverage from school policy. Family should check with their provider for coverage in and policies for Europe/Spain.
  • Customary Tour Tips
    Travelers encouraged to tip tour manager, motor coach driver and tour guides. Tips at group meals are NOT necessary. Tipping guidelines will be provided.
  • Other items
    Other expenses not listed in inclusions

Available Packages

Student-Athletes
Available until May 22, 202338 left

Pricing is estimated quote based on double-occupancy that will be finalized at a later date.  Adjustments may take place based on actual booked airfare and is stated on cash payment basis based on a rate exchange of 1 Euro vs. 1.08 USD subject to adjustment if the currency exchange rate changes as of final payment approximately April 1, 2023.  AFW/DTST will absorb 2 points difference up to 1.10. Pricing also includes estimated air taxes which are finally assessed 45 days prior to flight. Please see or request the OWU Tour Traveler's Information document for specific tour terms and details.  If preferred a monthly payment plan can be established.

$3,795
Deposit: $150
Family-Fan Package (Adults)
Available until May 22, 202320 left

Pricing is estimated quote based on double-occupancy that will be finalized at a later date.  Adjustments may take place based on actual booked airfare and is stated on cash payment basis based on a rate exchange of 1 Euro vs. 1.08 USD subject to adjustment if the currency exchange rate changes as of final payment approximately April 1, 2023.  AFW/DTST will absorb 2 points difference up to 1.10. Pricing also includes estimated air taxes which are finally assessed 45 days prior to flight. Please see or request the OWU Tour Traveler's Information document for specific tour terms and details.

$3,890
Deposit: $150
Land Only Meet in Madrid
Available until May 31, 202316 left

Pricing is estimated quote based on double-occupancy that will be finalized at a later date.  Adjustments may take place based on actual booked airfare and is stated on cash payment basis based on a rate exchange of 1 Euro vs. 1.08 USD subject to adjustment if the currency exchange rate changes as of final payment approximately April 1, 2023.  AFW/DTST will absorb 2 points difference up to 1.10. Please see or request the OWU Tour Traveler's Information document for specific tour terms and details.

$2,755
Deposit: $150

Available options

Single Accommodation for Week
$600

Space, including hotel space, is at a premium in Europe. Single occupancy can be booked for the whole tour for an additional fee.

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Itinerary

Departure to Madrid
Click on Each Day Below

Fly with the group from Columbus, Ohio to Madrid. Family can be part of Columbus group flight or make their own flight arrangements meeting the team and main group in Madrid then participating on tour at the Land Only rate.

Your Organizer


AF
American Football Worldwide
AFW provides growth experiences that impact its travelers through the positive values available competing in American football combined with the educational experiences international travel uniquely provides. Our programming utilizes an activity that is enjoyed by young men and channels their passion for this great team game propelling them toward a deeper understanding of our world as well as a self-realization as to new possibilities for their future. The self-development to be gained on an AFW tour is tremendously meaningful.