Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel,
the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.


Call (800) 454-5768

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET


Create an account                             Forgot your password?

or Log In via Facebook

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.

SPAIN

The Greatest Road in Europe: Camino De Santiago

Select a Date

 

SIGN UP

and receive your

FREE E-NEWSLETTER

&

E-Photo Book:



Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:

Location

Spain

Interest

Walking/Hiking

Price Range

$3500 - $5000

Start Date

End Date

More Options


AnyInternationalSt. BartsUnited StatesCanadaAfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanAzoresBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBritish Virgin IslandsBruneiBulgariaBurmaBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanary IslandsCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChileChinaColombiaComorosCongoCook IslandsCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCuracaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEaster IslandEcuadorEgyptEnglandEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFederated States of MicronesiaFijiFinlandFranceFrance Southern TerritoriesFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench West IndiesGabonGalapagos IslandsGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernsey IslandGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard and Mc Donald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIrelandIsles of ScillyIsraelItalyIvory CoastJamaicaJapanJersey IslandJordanKazakhstanKenyaKoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMadeira IslandsMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMidway IslandMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueNamibiaNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorthern Mariana IslandsNorthwest TerritoriesNorwayOmanPacific IslandsPakistanPalauPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarReunionRomaniaRussia (Siberia)Russian FederationRwandaSaint HelenaSamoaSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaScotlandSenegalSerbiaSeychellesShetland IslandsSierra LeoneSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSpainSri LankaSt Kitts and NevisSt. Eustatius (Statia)St. LuciaSt. Pierre & MiquelonSt. Vincent and the GrenadinesSurinamSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaTasmaniaThailandTibetTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTristan da CunhaTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and CaicosUS Virgin IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamWalesYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Road Scholar
Program #3601RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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: 34 total, 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 11 dinner

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.

Lodging
Expand all
Silken Gran Teatro: BURGOS, 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: New hotel ideally located in the main shopping area, five minute walk to the historic city centre and the splendid cathedral, next to the Museum of Human Evolution. The contemporary rooms were inspired by the Grand Theatre, therefore giving it's name to the hotel.

Contact info:
Avda. de Arlanzon, 8-b
Burgos, 09004 Spain
phone: +34947253901
web: www.hotelgranteatro.com

Room amenities: Safe, mini bar, large desk, AC, Internet connection, flat screen TV, hairdryer, and telephone.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, cafe, public rooms, small fitness area open 24 hours, free Internet and laundry for a charge.

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

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Hotel La Posada Regia: LEON, 3 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Ideal location, pedestrian area only in the historic center with rooms decorated in the original style of the 14th century property. The interior is painted in bold colors with beautiful wood furnishings.

Contact info:
Regiodores 9
Leon, 24003 Spain
phone: +34987213173
Room amenities: Private bath, hairdryer, TV, phone, piped in music, mini-bar, AC.

Facility amenities: Lounge Bar area, restaurant serving the typical cuisine of Leon, free Wi-Fi is available in public areas, laundry and ironing service available at a charge, room service, small fitness area.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Bierzo Plaza: PONFERRADA, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Locatead in the very heart of the town and in an rambling house dating back to the 17th century, converted to a hotel in 2003.

Contact info:
Plaza Del Ayuntamiento, 4
Ponferrada, 24400 Spain
phone: +34987409001
web: www.hotel.bieroplaza.com

Room amenities: Telephone, TV, AC, internet access, strongbox, private bath and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Bar, cafeteria, restaurant, game room and 24-hour reception service.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Mendez Nunez: LUGO, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located in the center of Lugo.

Contact info:
Calle de la Reina No 1
Lugo, 1 Spain
phone: +34982230711
web: www.hotelmendeznunez.com

Room amenities: TB, telephone, radio, mini-bar, AC and internet access.

Facility amenities: Breakfast room, lounge and public area.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Virxe da Cerca: SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Situated in the heart of the monumental part of town and occupies a building from the 18th century and in front of the facade passed the royal road. Two different surroundings contributes to this restored manor house; one facade is towards the market place of the historic part of town and the facade faces Belvis Park.

Contact info:
Rua Virxe da Cerca, 27
Santiago de Compostela, 15703 Spain
phone: +34981569350
web: www.pousadasdecompostela.com

Room amenities: TV, telephone, piped in music, minibar, hair-dryer, safe, AC.

Facility amenities: The hotel has beautiful gardens, a romantic dining area surrounded by glass, like a cloister. Wi-Fi/computer area, lounge, cafe-bar.

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 ...
12 nights of accommodations
34 meals: 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 11 dinners
19 Expert-led lectures
21 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

5
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2014
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768