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Here is some useful vocabulary for talking about trips while on holiday.

disfrutar de las vistasto enjoy the views
ir de excursión en barcoto go on a boat trip
ir a un parque temáticoto go to a theme park
ir a la sierra/la montañato go to the mountains
ir de excursión en autocarto go on a coach trip
ver los monumentosto see the sights
visitar un pueblo antiguoto visit an old town
visitar la catedral/el castillo/el museoto visit the cathedral/castle/museum
la costathe coast
la excursióntrip/excursion
gratis/gratuitofree
el parque infantilchildren's playpark

Viajes González - Excursiones turísticas desde Benidorm

1. Excursión en autocar a Valencia

High-rise buildings on the coastline in Benidorm

Valencia tiene una gran riqueza de monumentos históricos como la catedral, además de los famosos edificios modernos de la Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. La visita incluye también entrada gratis al museo de las Fallas.

2. Excursión en autocar a Guadalest

Visita uno de los pueblos más antiguos e históricos de España con su increíble castillo. El pueblo está situado en la sierra en una región rica en agricultura - se cultivan aceitunas, limones y naranjas - y tiene vistas preciosas a la montaña.

3. Excursión al parque temático El Mundo de los Dinosaurios

Pasa un día en este parque exótico con más de 30 modelos de tamaño real de estos animales prehistóricos. También hay un parque infantil, una zona de picnic y un cine 3-D.

4. Excursión en barco a la Isla de Benidorm

Un viaje tranquilo en barco hasta la isla, donde hay servicio de bar/restaurante. Desde la isla se puede contemplar las magníficas vistas a toda la costa.

Read this leaflet advertising day trips from Benidorm.

Now read what sort of trip these people are looking for.

Question

Choose the trip that you think would suit each person best.

  1. Marisa: I'd like to go on a relaxing trip where I can see good views of the coast and perhaps have a nice meal. I'm not very keen on long coach journeys.
  2. Antonio: I'd like to learn more about the history of the region and I'd also like to see something of the agriculture of the area. It would also be nice to get away from the coast and into the mountains.
  3. Elena: I always like trips where I can see something a bit different and learn some new information but it's important that my eight-year-old daughter will also enjoy the trip.
  4. Enrique: I like looking at historical places and I'm also interested in learning more about the arts and culture of the region.
  1. Marisa would like trip 4 best. She wants a relaxing trip and doesn't want a long coach journey, so a quiet boat journey might suit her. A restaurant is mentioned so she'll be able to have a meal and also see views of the coast.
  2. Antonio would like trip 2 best. It's to an historic old town with a castle and he'll also be able to see something of the agriculture of the region and the mountains.
  3. Elena would like trip 3 best. A dinosaur theme park should provide her with something a bit different and, as well as the dinosaurs, her daughter might enjoy the children's playpark, the picnic area and the 3D cinema.
  4. Enrique would like trip 1 best. Valencia offers plenty of historical monuments as well as an arts and sciences zone and the trip includes free entrance to the 'Fallas' museum.