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3 Days | 2 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: 3 total, 2 breakfasts, 1 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: 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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Embassy Suites Portland Downtown: Portland, OR, 2 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Nestled in the heart of downtown Portland, this elegant all-suite hotel offers exceptional levels of convenience and service. Built in 1912, the building combines original architecture and features with modern comfort and is only two blocks from the city’s Max Light Railway System for easy access to the many places you will want to visit.

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319 SW Pine Street
Portland, OR 97204 USA
phone: 503-279-9000
web: embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/oregon/embassy-suites-portland-downtown-PDXPSES/index.html

Room amenities: Enjoy a standard suite which feature a spacious living room and separate bedroom with two double beds. Each suite offers two exterior windows to allow in natural lighting. The luxury furnishings include sleeper sofa, armchair, activity table with upholstered chairs, beautiful 200 thread-count bed linens, two 42-inch Flat Screen HDTV's, alarm clock radio with MP3 connection, refrigerator and microwave oven. The bathroom features marble vanity and a tub with shower. The bath is appointed with plush white towels and a rounded shower rod for extra space and comfort.

Facility amenities: 24-hour business center, fax, photocopier, printer, high speed internet (fee), indoor swimming pool, fitness center, ATM, car rental desk, coin laundry, gift shop, laundry/valet services, lounge, luggage hold, room service, safety deposit boxes, pool table, and a video arcade.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Ask for Road Scholar Rate
Please contact the hotel directly and let them know you will be attending the Road Scholar program and ask for the Road Scholar rate.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: Ask for Road Scholar Rate
Please contact the hotel directly and let them know you will be attending the Road Scholar program and ask for the Road Scholar rate.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

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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3 meals: 2 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 1 dinner,
1 Expert-led lectures
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