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17 Days | 16 Nights
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. 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.
Meals: 45 total, 15 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 15 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Hotel Carlos V: Toledo, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Centrally located to Toledo's historic center.

Contact info:
Trastamara, 1
Toledo, 45001 Spain
phone: +34 925 222 100
web: www.carlosv.com

Room amenities: Telephone, television, air conditioning.

Facility amenities: On-site restaurant and meeting rooms.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: consult with hotel directly
Participants should contact the hotel directly and ask about room availability and cost. They should always inform the hotel that they are from the Road Scholar program that starts the following day. The hotel contact info is info@carlosv.com by e-mail, and (011 34) 925 222 100 by telephone.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Hotel Dauro II: Granada, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located in the monumental center of Granada.

Contact info:
Calle Navas, 5
Granada, 18009 Spain
phone: +34 958 221 581
web: www.hotelesdauro.com/dauro2/

Room amenities: Hairdryer, television, alarm clock, minibar, telephone, safe.

Facility amenities: On-site restaurant and meeting rooms, air conditioning and heat, high-speed internet access in common areas.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Inglaterra: Seville, 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Located in Plaza Nueva, central to all of Seville's major monuments.

Contact info:
Plaza Nueva, 7
Seville, 41001 Spain
phone: +34 954 224 970
web: www.hotelinglaterra.es/

Room amenities: Hairdryer, telephone, television, minibar, safe, heat/air conditioning

Facility amenities: On-site restaurant and bar, meeting rooms, central location.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel La Codorníz: Tarifa, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located just a few yards from the beach and with outstanding views of the North African coastline across the Strait of Gibraltar.

Contact info:
Crta. Cádiz-Málaga, km. 79
Tarifa, 11380 Spain
phone: +34 956 684 744
web: www.lacodorniz.com

Room amenities: Most rooms have own terrace, all rooms have telephone, television, hairdryer, AC/heat, small refrigerator.

Facility amenities: Located just a few yards from the beach, the hotel has an on-site restaurant and meeting rooms. Most rooms have their own terrace.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Riad Dar Chaouen: Chefchaouen, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Riad dar Chaouen is Located across the mountains and water sources in the center of the city of Chefchaouen. its guests with its privileged location in the city and its striking architecture. For relaxation Dar Echaouen from its terrace offers panoramic views of the Medina of Chefchaouen, the river and mountains.

Contact info:
Route Ras El Ma, Quartier El Onsar
Chefchaouen, Morocco
phone: +212- 5 39 98 78 24
web: www.hotel-chefchaouen.com/riad-chefchaouen.php

Room amenities: Air conditioning, heating, twin beds, bathroom, toilet .

Facility amenities: The house offers rooms all equipped with a direct Dial Telephone, TV gives access to satellite channels. The rooms are equipped with wireless Internet access. A refrigerator, coffee / tea makers and minibars are available to customers in the rooms. and hairdryers are available upon request. .Private Bathroom, Each room is decorated with the local tradition of Chefchaouen Reception open 24 hours on 24, Concierge services, Currency exchange,Wireless Internet Access,library, air conditioning.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

The Hotel Palais Jamai: Fes, 2 nights
Type: Five-Star Hotel

Description: The Hotel Palais Jamai is a palace built in 1879 in the finest Moorish style and was the home of the Grand Vizir of Jamaï. Surrounded by superb gardens and located close to the El Karayouine University, this architectural gem towers above the Fez Medina wich is on UNES CO World Heritage List

Contact info:
Bab Guissa, 3000, Fes
Fes, Morocco
phone: +212 5 35 63 43 31
Facility amenities: The Hotel offers Piano bar, five meeting rooms, swimming pool, tennis court, sauna and fitness centre, hammam, Jacuzzi, sauna, outdoor heated and unheated pools, gift shop, a boutique, a hair dresser, a beautician, and Internet access.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Golden Tulip Farah: Rabat, 2 nights
Type: Five-Star Hotel

Description: Located at only 15 minutes from the Rabat-Sale international airport and literally located right next to it are two of the most recognized monuments within our fascinating Kingdom, the Hassan Tower, and the mausoleum of the late King Mohamed V.

Contact info:
Makhlouf 10, Rabat 10000 MOROCCO
Rabat, NA Morocco
phone: +212 (0) 537 23 74 00
web: www.goldentulipfarahrabat.com

Room amenities: Cable TV, direct phone line, air-conditioning, mini-bar, hair dryer, Wi-Fi, and Safety deposit box

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Piano bar, Wi-Fi Internet access , laundry and pressing service, safe deposit box at reception, currency exchange, Business center, Fitness center

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Ibis Casa City Center: Casablanca, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Ibis Casablanca City Center hotel is a newly open hotel in the heart of Casablanca. Its unique features are its proximity from the old medina (old city), and its location by the main train station in Casablanca Casa-Port. It is also located 30 minutes away from from Mohamed V airport and is also on a short distance from the sea shore, the old downtown, business district, Hassan II mosque shopping centers, museums and the port

Contact info:
Angle rue Zaid Ouhmad
Casablanca, Morocco
phone: +212 5 22 46 65 60
Room amenities: The accommodations will be double occupancy rooms and private showers. Limited single rooms at supplemental cost are available.

Facility amenities: The Ibis city center hotel offers a good service, has air conditioning, cable TV, direct dial phone, hair dryer, wake-up call, mini-bar, safety deposit box, voice mail, and offers non-smoking rooms. The hotel offers internet wi-fi connection, a nice restaurant, a bar and offers a 24-hour service.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: US$ 100.00
The dollar's rate is based on 1 US dollar = 7.5 Moroccan dirhams. Ask the hotel directly at H6573-sl@accor.com. Phone: +212 (0) 522 466560. www.ibishotel.com/ibis/fichehotel/fr/ibi/6573/fiche_hotel.shtml

Check out time: 11:00 AM

The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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15 nights of accommodations
45 meals: 15 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 15 dinners
12 Expert-led lectures
22 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances


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