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Road Scholar
Program #20881RJ
15 Days | 14 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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: 32 total, 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Vegetarian; Low Salt; Gluten Free.

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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Copthorne Millennium Hotel Glasgow: Glasgow., 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Centrally Located Hotel.

Contact info:
George Square
Glasgow G2 1DS, UK:Scotland
phone: +44 141 332 6711
web: www.millenniumhotels.co.uk

Room amenities: Satellite television, direct dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, iron.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar and coffee bar. Otium health and leisure facilities-indoor swimming pool, spa pool, work out facilities, sauna, steam room. BT Openzone wireless internet access

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Oban Bay Hotel and Spa: Oban, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Situated on the Esplanade with views across the Firth of Lorne to Mull and Kerrea.

Contact info:
Corran Esplanade
Oban
Argyll, PA34 5AE UK:Scotland
phone: +44 1631 565735
web: www.crerarhotels.com/obanbay

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities. Free WiFi. Limited room service. Hairdryers.

Facility amenities: Rannachan Restaurant, Atlantic bar and Lounge. Sun lounge. Spa with outdoor hot tub. Free WiFi.

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

Elevator: Yes

Ben Nevis Hotel: Fort William, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Situated at the foot of the UK's tallest mountain, the Ben Nevis is located at the outskirts of Fort William.

Contact info:
North Road
Fort William, PH3 6TG UK:Scotland
phone: +44 1355 266886
web: www.strathmorehotels.com

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities. WiFi.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar. Heated indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, fully equipped gym, sauna, steam room.

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

Elevator: Yes

Tulloch Castle: Dingwall, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Tulloch Castle dates from the 12th Century, when first the Bains and later the Clan Davidson laid claim to its lands. When you arrive, you will be met with Tulloch’s countless period features including the 250-year old panelled Great Hall. As you enter the magnificent hallways you will pass by painstakingly restored original fireplaces and ceilings.

Contact info:
Tulloch Castle Drive
Dingwall
Ross-Shire, IV15 9ND UK:Scotland
phone: +44 8444 146586
web: www.oxfordhotelsandinns.com/OurHotels/TullochCastle

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities.

Facility amenities: Turrets Restaurant, bar, lounge. Grounds. WiFi available in the entire hotel at supplemental cost.

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

Atholl Palace Hotel: Pitlochry, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Built in 1886 in the Scottish Baronial style and renovated in 2002, the Atholl Palace Hotel is set within its own beautiful grounds amongst breathtaking scenery of Perthshire and overlooking the picturesque town of Pitlochry with views over the Tummel Valley. Sweeping lawns and colourful planting greets you as you approach the Atholl Palace. As you pass the iconic Gate Lodge you will glimse the red bridge and water features of the Japanese Garden. The driveway twists and turns to reveal different vistas as you travel, past three ponds, up the beech avenue to the carriage porch. Outdoor tables and benches.

Contact info:
Atholl Road
Pitlochry, PH16 5LY UK:Scotland
phone: +44 1796 472400
web: www.athollpalace.com

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities. Hairdryers, trouser press.

Facility amenities: The Verandah Restaurant, Stagshead Bar, Indoor swimming pool, steam rooms, sauna, beauty salon, 9-hole pitch "n" putt course, tennis courts. A lift serves the main floors and most bedrooms.

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

Elevator: Yes

King James (formerly Edinburgh Thistle): Edinburgh., 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A modern hotel, the King James is located just off Edinburgh’s world-famous Princes Street, and a short walk from the Royal Mile.

Contact info:
107 Leith Street
Edinburgh, EH! 3SW UK:Scotland
phone: +44 871 376 9016
web: www.thistle.com

Room amenities: BT Openzone Wi-Fi, Coffee and Tea Making Facilities, Complimentary Toiletries, Direct Dial Telephone, Flat Screen LCD TV With Free View, Hairdryer, Hard Flooring, Iron & Ironing Board, Refreshment Tray, Trouser Press. Wheel in Shower Work Desk

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, BT Openzone Wi-Fi.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after:
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
13 nights of accommodations
32 meals: 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
19 Field trips
1 Performances

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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