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BEGINS IN: CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA

A Southern Coastal Trilogy: Charleston, Savannah and Jekyll Island

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Program #20644RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.
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Marilyn Hayes Sep 01, 2014 at 08:30 AM

On the trip starting Sept. 21. Plan to rent a car at Jekyll Island and drive to Lakeland, Florida through Jacksonville. Have one passenger already. Anyone interested in sharing the cost to Jacksonville airport with us.
Sherrie Weaver Sep 01, 2014 at 04:45 PM

Marilyn, this came to me even tho I did the trip LAST year... was a great trip tho...


Charles Perkins Aug 09, 2014 at 04:29 PM

After a month, it's obvious no one looks at the discussion board.
Linda Reid Aug 09, 2014 at 06:25 PM

We took this trip in 2012. We took a limo from Jekyll Island to Jacksonville to fly home. Our group leader took a limo to Jacksonville to get a rental car. It is only 64 miles to Jacksonville Airport. If you can arrange to share a limo with other participants, it is probably the best (and only) solution.


Charles Perkins Jul 11, 2014 at 07:28 PM

I've searched this site to find how to contact someone involved with this program who can help me. I'm signed up for the Oct. 5-15 program. I'm flying into Charleston from the West Coast. After the program I want to get a ONE-WAY rental car to go to Philadelphia, via Wilmington, NC. While there are rental agencies in Brunswick, near Jekyll Island, they apparently don't do one-way rentals, at least not on line. So how can I get back to Charleston or somewhere big enough to have one-way rentals? Is there a bus, a train? How do staff members from Charleston get back? Could my wife and I hitch a ride for a fee? Of course I don't want to go 100 miles south to Jacksonville to rent a car. What do program staff members suggest? C&C Perkins
Sherrie Weaver Sep 01, 2014 at 04:47 PM

yes Charles, I agree... no one seems to look at this... I did the trip LAST year... was great trip. I can not help you with bus or train ideas back north... seems like someone from R. S. should have some input.... sorry...Sherrie--Seattle


Carol Connolly Mar 25, 2014 at 10:42 PM

Looking for folks on the April 6to 16th trip.
Jill Holdaway Apr 21, 2014 at 06:35 PM

Hi Carol. I'm looking for a copy of the contact list if you have it. I need to contact someone on the trip who bought soap - didn't get a copy that last night. jillho1@yahoo.com


Sue Schierholtz Mar 04, 2014 at 10:06 PM

When does the shuttle leave for Jacksonville on April 16, 2014
Carol Connolly Mar 24, 2014 at 02:10 PM

We were told that it would leave mid-morning.
Sue Schierholtz Mar 24, 2014 at 06:45 PM

I called and was told shuttle would leave at 9am, but wait until we arrive at the island to make a reservation.
Carol Connolly Mar 24, 2014 at 10:31 PM

I just read that in the packet.


Elaine Sievers Sep 06, 2013 at 08:21 PM

We are Harold and Elaine Sievers from Minneapolis, MN, and we look forward to meeting you. We are interested in the 11:00 shuttle to Jacksonville. We have not previously visited the area.


Sherrie Weaver Feb 25, 2013 at 11:54 AM

will try this--- I am on the April7-17th 2013 southern trilogy tour. leaving from Jekyll Island to Jacksonville Florida airport with a suggested shuttle for a 4:00 flight.(April 17) anyone interested in sharing the cost?? tsweave@aol.com


Debra Saine Oct 27, 2012 at 03:02 PM

Debra Saine and Diane Hinte are coming from Albuquerque, New Mexico.


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20 meals: 10 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 6 dinners
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