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BEGINS IN: ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR

Birding Coastal Newfoundland: Sea Bird Capital of North America

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Program #20577RJ
9 Days | 8 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: 21 total, 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinner

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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Quality Hotel Harbourview: St. John's, NL, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: 160 Rooms, Open Year Round. Picturesque harborfront location. Enjoy the restaurants, shops, nightlife, historic sites, & attractions of downtown St. John's.

Contact info:
2 Hill O'Chips
St. John's, NL A16 6B1 Canada
phone: 709-754-7788
web: www.choicehotels.ca/hotels/hotel?hotel=CN246

Room amenities: Room Controlled Air Conditioning, Movie System, In-Room Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Ironing Board and Harbourview Rooms.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Non-Smoking Rooms, Complimentary Sheltered Parking, Free Local Calls, High Speed Internet, Aeroplan.

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

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: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after: 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 out time: 11:00 AM
Bird Island Resort: St. Brides, NL, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Set on acres of emerald landscape overlooking Newfoundland's largest bay, Bird Island Resort is a haven of tranquility and an ideal spot for a family vacation, or a group retreat. Awaken your senses to the fragrant salt sea air, the rolling hills, and the ever present chorus of Atlantic waves upon our jagged coastline. Experience the splendour of a harbour sunset from our expansive deck. Get away from it all and go somewhere where life is more fully appreciated, nature more highly prized and people more deeply loved.

Contact info:
Waterfront
St. Bride's, NL A0E Canada
phone: 709-337-2450
web: www.birdislandresort.com

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

Elevator: Yes

Seaport Inn: Port Union, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Conveniently located between the historic communities of Trinity and Bonavista, the Seaport Inn is the ideal haven for sightseeing on the Discovery Trail.

Contact info:
P.O. Box 37
Port Union, NL A0C 2J0 Canada
phone: 709-469-2257
web: www.seaportinn.ca

Room amenities: Bath/shower, non-smoking rooms, color cable TV, telephone.

Facility amenities: Restaurant

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

Quality Hotel Harbourview: St. John's, NL, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: 160 Rooms, Open Year Round. Picturesque harborfront location. Enjoy the restaurants, shops, nightlife, historic sites, & attractions of downtown St. John's.

Contact info:
2 Hill O'Chips
St. John's, NL A16 6B1 Canada
phone: 709-754-7788
web: www.choicehotels.ca/hotels/hotel?hotel=CN246

Room amenities: Room Controlled Air Conditioning, Movie System, In-Room Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Ironing Board and Harbourview Rooms.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Non-Smoking Rooms, Complimentary Sheltered Parking, Free Local Calls, High Speed Internet, Aeroplan.

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

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: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after: 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 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.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jul 19 — Jul 27, 2013 waitlist only  

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
8 nights of accommodations
21 meals: 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
1 Performances

Ratings

4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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