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10 Days | 9 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: 23 total, 9 breakfasts, 8 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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Best Western Sands by the Sea: Vancouver, BC, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Best Western Sands by the Sea is conveniently located one half block from the beach at beautiful English Bay and three blocks from Stanley Park's 1,000 acres of trails and gardens. Three bus routes stop at the front door for easy access to other parts of town.

Contact info:
1755 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC V6G 1W5 Canada
phone: 604-682-1831
web: www.bestwesternsandshotelvancouver.com

Room amenities: In-room coffee makers, iron and ironing board, hair dryers, air conditioning, FREE high speed wireless Internet access, iPod/iPhone/iPad Clock Radios, mini fridges, 100% non-smoking, voice mail.

Facility amenities: Hotel amenities include a sauna and exercise room. Same-day dry-cleaning and laundry service is available, and there is a laundromat six blocks from the hotel. Restaurant and bar on site.

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

Elevator: Yes

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: 4:00 PM

Comfort Suites Kelowna: Kelowna, BC, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Escape to the beauty of the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia. This all suites hotel is just minutes from downtown Kelowna, stunning wineries, orchards, mountains, lakes and numerous outdoor adventures.

Contact info:
2656 Hwy 97 North
Kelowna, BC V1X 4J4 Canada
phone: 250-861-1110
web: www.comfortsuiteskelowna.com/

Room amenities: LCD Cable television - movie channels AM/FM alarm clock with ipod dock Bathrobes Coffee/tea maker Iron, full size ironing board Hairdryer Free local calls under 30 minutes High-speed wired & wireless Internet access Voice mail Air-conditioning Refrigerators in all guestrooms Microwaves in all guestrooms

Facility amenities: Indoor pool with 40' water slide Hot tub 24-hour front desk Newspapers in lobby Guest laundry Sightseeing tours Ice/vending machines Free parking Parking for the physically challenged Meeting facilities Courier Service Business centre Audio/visual equipment Conference services Fax services Photocopy services Valet Cleaning Cardio Centre - Fully equipped with a stationary bike, treadmill, elliptical trainer and universal weights, you will be sure to stay on track while staying at our new hotel in Kelowna Rollaway Beds & rooms for the physically challenged available

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

Elevator: Yes

The Banff Inn: Banff, Alberta, 4 nights
Type: Inn

Description: The Banff Inn offers modern hotel accommodations located on Banff Avenue, only minutes away from the downtown shops, restaurants and many of Banff's attractions. The Banff Inn is ideal lodging for Canadian Rockies vacations and our outgoing staff will be happy to offer suggestions on all Banff National Park attractions.

Contact info:
501 Banff Avenue
PO Box 1018
Banff, AB T1L 1A9 Canada
phone: 403-762-8844
web: www.banffinn.com/index.html

Room amenities: All rooms feature colour television with cable, coffee makers, hairdryers, complimentary wireless internet and individual climate control (heat + air conditioning ).

Facility amenities: Centrally located sauna, steamroom and large jacuzzi whirlpool. Underground parking with elevator access. A coin operated high speed internet kiosk is located in the lobby. Complimentary wireless available throughout the hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

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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9 nights of accommodations
23 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 6 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips


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