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SWITZERLAND / ITALY / FRANCE

Walking Below and Beyond Mont Blanc: Switzerland, Italy and France

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Program #15870RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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.
Meals: 28 total, 11 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 10 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; 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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Eurotel Victoria Villars: Villars sur Ollon, 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Ten minute walk to the center of town - magnificent location.

Contact info:
Route des Layeux
Villars-sur-Ollon, 1884 Switzerland
phone: +41244953131
web: www.eurotel-victoria.ch

Room amenities: TV, phone, radio and mini-bar

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar/lounge, swimming pool, sauna and fitness room. Internet cafe directly below the hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Hotel Sant'orso: Cogne, 4 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: An elegant hotel in the best position of the village with a natural balcony on the Gran Paradiso Mountain. Refined rooms, all having a panoramic view of the area including the Gran Paradiso Mountain. The hotel is full service with a panoramic restaurant. All rooms have private bath.

Contact info:
Via Bourgeois, 2
Cogne (AO), 11012 Italy
phone: +390016574821
web: www.valledaostapass.com

Room amenities: TV, telephone, hairdryer and safebox.

Facility amenities: Panoramic restaurant, reading room with fireplace, living room, bar, cinema, gym with sauna, panoramic balcony and garden with deckchairs.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Prieure: Chamonix, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Hotel Prieure is a large Savoyard-style chalet hotel. Combining warm, bright and spacious accommodations with high-quality service, this hotel is a very relaxing place to stay.

Contact info:
149 Allee Du Recteur Payot-BP 136
Chamonix, 74400 France
phone: +33 (0) 4 50 53 20 72
web: www.bestmontblanc.com

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, mini bar, safe, wireless Internet access (for a fee) and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a restaurant, a computer in the lobby, Jacuzzi, safe in each room and wireless Internet access (for a fee).

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

Elevator: Yes

Holiday Inn Geneva Airport: Geneva, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Easy access to/from airport and to downtown Geneva.

Contact info:
16 Route de Pre-Bois
Geneve/Meyrin, CH-1215 Switzerland
phone: +4114229393939
web: www.expressgeneva.com

Room amenities: Private bath with shower only, TV, mini-bar, workspace, AC, radio, hair dryer, high speed internet access.

Facility amenities: Two restaurants, casino, and disco within 5 minute walk from hotel, Great Room for breakfast.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404



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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
11 nights of accommodations
28 meals: 11 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 10 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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