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9 Days | 8 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: 20 total, 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 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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UMASS Lowell Inn & Conference Center: Lowell, MA, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Situated on one of Lowell’s many canals, the Inn and Conference Center was a former commercial hotel property acquired by the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. It is a full service hotel. The Inn is completely separate from UMASS facilities and operates as hotel 365 days of the year. In addition, during the summer months, a separate wing of the building is occupied by UMASS students during the academic year, and is completely refurbished and converted to hotel rooms.

Contact info:
50 Warren Court
Lowell, MA 01852 USA
phone: 978-452-1200
web: www.acc-umlinnandconferencecenter.com/

Room amenities: The Inn has 32 rooms with air-conditioning, New Serta Perfect Sleeper Mattresses, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, cable television, direct-dial telephone, coffeemaker, iron and ironing board, bathrobe, private bathroom with bathtub and shower, hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Canal-facing restaurant and fireside bar; complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, business center, self-service laundry, newly renovated fitness center, complimentary morning coffee in the lobby.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies by program date.
Based on availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Deerfield Inn: Deerfield, MA, 1 nights
Type: Inn

Contact info:
81 Old Main Street
Deerfield, MA 01342 USA
phone: 413-774-5587
Room amenities: Cable TV Wireless Internet

Facility amenities: Original historic inn Bar with six local beer taps Living Room and Gardens Small Library DVD collection

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

Elevator: Yes

The Red Lion Inn: Stockbridge, MA, 4 nights
Type: Inn

Contact info:
30 Main Street
Stockbridge, MA 01262 USA
phone: 413-298-5545
Facility amenities: complimentary wireless Internet connectivity, air conditioning, cable television, and telephone.

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

Elevator: Yes

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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8 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
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