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Program #13493RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Jan 20 — Jan 25, 2013

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Type: Hotel

Description: Disney Good Neighbor Hotel, free transportation to theme parks

Contact info:
5711 West U.S. HWY 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy)
Kissimmee, FL 34746 USA
phone: 407-396-4222
web: www.holidayinnmge.com/index.html

Room amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clock/Radio, Coffee Maker, Color TV/Cable/Remote, Hair Dryer, In Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Movie Channel, Premium Channels, Wheelchair Access

Facility amenities: Many amenities including Wi-Fi and safe. Hotel offers heated pool, fitness room, and laundry. Free transportation to Disney Theme Parks.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $80-100
Seasonal. Rates may vary

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day One: Sunday, January 20 -
Afternoon: Group Registration/Orientation/Program Overview

Dinner: Dinner will be at the hotel.

Evening: Cultural program Folk Dance

Lodging: Holiday Inn Maingate East

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Disney Good Neighbor Hotel, free transportation to theme parks

Contact info:
5711 West U.S. HWY 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy)
Kissimmee, FL 34746 USA
phone: 407-396-4222
web: www.holidayinnmge.com/index.html

Room amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clock/Radio, Coffee Maker, Color TV/Cable/Remote, Hair Dryer, In Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Movie Channel, Premium Channels, Wheelchair Access

Facility amenities: Many amenities including Wi-Fi and safe. Hotel offers heated pool, fitness room, and laundry. Free transportation to Disney Theme Parks.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $80-100
Seasonal. Rates may vary

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Two: Monday, January 21 -
Breakfast: Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning: Classes on China Intro/ Qin Dynasty/ Great Wall/ Terra Cotta Warriors

Lunch: Dim Sum lunch and cooking demonstration at Ming Court.

Afternoon: History Overview and Beijing class

Dinner: Dinner is at the hotel

Evening: Famous Beijing Landmarks

Lodging: Holiday Inn Maingate East

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Disney Good Neighbor Hotel, free transportation to theme parks

Contact info:
5711 West U.S. HWY 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy)
Kissimmee, FL 34746 USA
phone: 407-396-4222
web: www.holidayinnmge.com/index.html

Room amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clock/Radio, Coffee Maker, Color TV/Cable/Remote, Hair Dryer, In Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Movie Channel, Premium Channels, Wheelchair Access

Facility amenities: Many amenities including Wi-Fi and safe. Hotel offers heated pool, fitness room, and laundry. Free transportation to Disney Theme Parks.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $80-100
Seasonal. Rates may vary

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, January 22 -
Breakfast: Breakfast is at the hotel

Morning: Cultural Program - Beijing Opera. Chinese Culture / Language / Calligraphy

Lunch: At the hotel

Afternoon: Modern China

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: Continuation of Modern China

Lodging: Holiday Inn Maingate East

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Disney Good Neighbor Hotel, free transportation to theme parks

Contact info:
5711 West U.S. HWY 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy)
Kissimmee, FL 34746 USA
phone: 407-396-4222
web: www.holidayinnmge.com/index.html

Room amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clock/Radio, Coffee Maker, Color TV/Cable/Remote, Hair Dryer, In Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Movie Channel, Premium Channels, Wheelchair Access

Facility amenities: Many amenities including Wi-Fi and safe. Hotel offers heated pool, fitness room, and laundry. Free transportation to Disney Theme Parks.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $80-100
Seasonal. Rates may vary

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, January 23 -
Breakfast: Is at the hotel

Morning: Cultural Program Tai Chi Chinese Culture / Traditional Chinese Medicine

Lunch: Is at the hotel

Afternoon: Chinese Economics

Dinner: Is at the hotel

Evening: Tibet / Taiwan

Lodging: Holiday Inn Maingate East

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Disney Good Neighbor Hotel, free transportation to theme parks

Contact info:
5711 West U.S. HWY 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy)
Kissimmee, FL 34746 USA
phone: 407-396-4222
web: www.holidayinnmge.com/index.html

Room amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clock/Radio, Coffee Maker, Color TV/Cable/Remote, Hair Dryer, In Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Movie Channel, Premium Channels, Wheelchair Access

Facility amenities: Many amenities including Wi-Fi and safe. Hotel offers heated pool, fitness room, and laundry. Free transportation to Disney Theme Parks.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $80-100
Seasonal. Rates may vary

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Five: Thursday, January 24 -
Breakfast: Is at the hotel

Morning: Cultural Program Chinese Folk Music Chinese Religion Classes

Lunch: In the hotel

Afternoon: Visit to Buddhist Temple watflorida.org/

Dinner: Chinese dinner banquet at Ming Court www.ming-court.com

Evening: Free evening

Lodging: Holiday Inn Maingate East

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, January 25 -
Breakfast: In the hotel

Morning: Mini tour of China / Program wrap up and challenge

Lunch: Farewell Luncheon and Graduation

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Kissimmee, FL
Orlando Chamber of Commerce
For additional information, visit: www.orlando.org/

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Performances

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