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Adventures Afloat: History Along the Mississippi: A Riverboat Voyage from Chattanooga to St. Louis

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Program #21013RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
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: 26 total, 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners

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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The Chattanoogan Hotel: Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Contact info:
1201 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402 USA
phone: 800-619-0018

Room amenities: New sumptuous beds and linens with deluxe pillow top mattresses; Flat screen HD TV and satellite service; Views of Lookout Mountain; Iron; Hair Dryer;

Facility amenities: Free Wireless Internet throughout the hotel; Fitness Center with indoor pool, steam and sauna rooms, and cardio equipment; Outdoor Firepit;

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: 160
Please contact Adventures Afloat at 617-457-5560 or to inquire about pre night reservations.

American Queen: Chattanooga, Tennessee, 7 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Description: The American Queen Featuring six decks and measuring 418 feet in length, the American Queen is the world’s largest river steamboat. Modern amenities meet classic river ambiance aboard the American Queen. The 222 staterooms and suites are filled with modern appointments and carefully selected furnishings. Finely crafted hardwood fixtures, grand furnishings and gleaming brass detail the ship’s interior. The gazebo-style pilothouse and towering “feathered” stacks are both designed to be lowered to allow passage under bridges. Each stateroom has private facilities and ample storage. Cabins differ in size, amenity and cost. Limited singles are available.

Ship Information: See above description

Contact info:
Docked at River
St Louis, MO 63101 USA
phone: 206-292-9606

Room amenities: All cabins are air conditioned with thermostats to control the temperature. Other amenities vary with category purchased.

Facility amenities: Laundry on board

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

Elevator: Yes

Drury Inn Airport St. Louis: St Louis, Missouri, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
10490 Natural Bridge Rd
St Louis, MO 63134 USA
phone: 314-423-7700
Facility amenities: Free Wireless Internet; Free soda and popcorn in the lobby from 3-10; HBO movie channel;Flat Panel LCD TV in every room; Indoor pool & whirlpool;

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: 140
Contact Adventures Afloat at 617-457-5560 or for more information. Rooms and price subject to availability.

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
26 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips


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