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10 Days | 9 Nights
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: 24 total, 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 9 dinners

We are unable to offer meal options outside of our standard menu on this program.

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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Best Western Sands by the Sea: Vancouver, British Columbia, 2 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Best Western Sands by the Sea is conveniently located one half block from the beach at beautiful English Bay and three blocks from Stanley Park's 1,000 acres of trails and gardens. Three bus routes stop at the front door for easy access to other parts of town.

Ship Information: N/A

Contact info:
1755 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC V6G 1W5 Canada
phone: 604-682-1831
web: www.bestwesternsandshotelvancouver.com

Room amenities: In-room coffee makers, iron and ironing board, hair dryers.

Facility amenities: Hotel amenities include a sauna and exercise room. Same-day dry-cleaning and laundry service is available, and there is a Laundromat six blocks from the hotel. Restaurant and 2 bars on site.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call for availability & rates.
Please contact the hotel directly on your own OR if you require personal assistance contact Maritime Travel toll free at 1-888-905-5959. A service fee MAY apply.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Norwegian Sun: At Sea, 7 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Description: The Norwegian Sun launched in 2001 and continues to cruise to some of the world’s finest destinations. While you're becoming a world traveler, you won't have to worry about what to do or where to go, as there are 14 dining options, 10 bars and lounges, the relaxing Body Waves Spa and the always-exciting Sun Club Casino. From a variety of dining options to a state of the art fitness center and a selection of entertainment options to suit every taste, the Norwegian Sun is the perfect destination for any type of traveler.

Ship Information: Passenger Capacity: 1,936 (double occupancy) Gross Register Tonnage: 78,309 Overall Length: 848 feet Max Beam: 105 feet Draft: 26 feet Engines: Diesel Electric (Six diesel generators) Cruise Speed: 22 knots Crew: 953

Contact info:
Norwegian Cruise Line
7665 Corporate Centre Drive
Miami, FL 33126 USA
phone: 800-327-7030
web: www.ncl.com

Room amenities: Room Amenities: Each cabin has air conditioning, wall-to-wall carpeting, a sitting area, flatscreen television,tea/coffee makers, high-speed internet connection, refrigerator, safe, and a private bath with shower and hairdryer. Some have a separate tub or tub/shower combination. There are no irons in the cabins, but can be ordered from housekeeping should it be required. Please note that the ship reserves the right to upgrade cabins which may place participants on a different deck. **PLEASE NOTE: Public areas throughout the ship are smoke-free. If you smoke cigarettes, you can do so on your balcony or in the casino. You can smoke cigarettes, pipes and cigars outside on open decks (designated nonsmoking areas). Smoking inside your stateroom will result in a $250 cleaning charge added to your onboard account.

Facility amenities: As with most NCL cruises, the Sun adheres to "Freestyle Cruising" which offers guests a more relaxed, resort style cruise with flexible dining options, resort casual attire and leisurely disembarkation. The ship boats 12 Freestyle restaurants; options run the gamut from French, Italian, Asian and Latin cuisine. There are 9 bars and lounges, the golf driving net, the Norwegian Sun's Art Gallery and a contemporary kid's korner. Other amenities include a swimming pool, 5 hot tubs, chapel, casino, fitness center, basketball and volleyball court, internet lounge, library, video arcade, and a card room.

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

Elevator: Yes

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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9 nights of accommodations
24 meals: 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 9 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
13 Field trips


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