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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
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Jane Patton Aug 26, 2015 at 06:21 PM

Im going on the Oct 24 Best of Italy trip and wonder how many are in our group? ( I'm actually going 4 days earlier to get settled in before the tour.)
Neil Ciarfalia Aug 26, 2015 at 06:58 PM

You should be able to call Road Scholar and ask them.

Premium Email Subscriber Aug 20, 2015 at 05:54 PM

Going as a solo traveler to the Best of Italy in the spring. Many solos travel with Road Scholar?
Judy Simonson Aug 21, 2015 at 12:46 PM

I went as solo in April and it was great. There were a few solos in single accommodations, some solos but traveling with friends, and non-solos and they were all friendly and fun to be with in free time, etc. No problem at all. Enjoy your trip.

Ernest Ed Englehardt Aug 18, 2015 at 04:45 PM

Hi - Ed and Nancy here. we are going on the best of Italy trip Sep 19 - Oct 2nd. This will be our first Road Scholar trip and was wondering how many persons usually travel together on this program?
Neil Ciarfalia Aug 19, 2015 at 12:10 PM

My brother & I went on the same trip about a year ago. The group was about 30 in total, mostly independently couples, pairs (or trios) of friends traveling together. We had a wonderful time…enjoy your trip.

Peter McCandless Aug 18, 2015 at 12:54 PM

Hi, Elizabeth: You are going to LOVE this experience, this journey - especially as this is your first time out of the U.S. You are in good hands. Bon Voyage. Safe Travels and Best Wishes.

Elizabeth Turner Aug 18, 2015 at 12:17 PM

Hello! First time travelers here, doing best of Italy 10/31 - 11/13, flying from JFK New York. I have never been out of the country before!!
Florence Rigby Aug 28, 2015 at 10:05 AM

I am going on the same trip out of Atlanta. I've been on a number of Road Scholar trips in the US and South America and enjoyed all of them. I've found them very well organized, the participants have been friendly and interesting people, and theRoad Sholar guides have been knowledgible and wonderful about taking care of everyone. I look forward to meeting you.

Robert Neaderthal Aug 14, 2015 at 08:50 PM

Looking for others going on the Best of Italy trip Oct 10-23 2015. We fly out of Dulles to Rome. First international Road Scholar travelers but have been on RS hiking trips.

Colleen Carrell Aug 10, 2015 at 07:03 PM

Anyone out there for The Best of Italy Sept 12-25? We'll be on the 5:50 Dulles flight to Rome. First time travelers!

Veronica Neuwirth Aug 07, 2015 at 04:50 PM

Is anybody going on the Best of Italy trip Sept 5-18?

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