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Program #21170RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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: 37 total, 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 13 dinner

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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Hotel Ushuaia: Ushuaia, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Ship Information: N/A

Contact info:
Lasserre 933
Tierra del Fuego
Ushuaia, NA 9410 Argentina
phone: +02901.423051
web: www.ushuaiahotel.com.ar/

Room amenities: Private bathroom with shower, TV, safe in room

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

Elevator: Yes

M/S Expedition: Aboard the M/S Expedition, 11 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Description: The M/S Expedition provides an intimate small-ship cruising experience. Completely refurbished in 2009, she boasts spacious cabins, each featuring ocean-facing windows or portholes and private en-suite facilities. Large common areas and observation decks provide panoramic views of the distinctive landscapes of some of the world's most remote regions.

Ship Information: Built: Helsingr Skibsvaerft, Denmark, 1972 Ice Class: Swedish/Finnish 1B Length: 105m (345ft) Breadth: 18.6m (61ft) Max Draft: 4.7m (15ft) Gross Tonnage: 6334 GRT Cruising Speed: 14.5 knots Stabilizers: Fins, Type Brown/AEG Max Group Size: 132 (Max Passenger Capacity: 140) Crew: 55

Contact info:
19 Charlotte Street
Toronto, ON M5V 2H5 Canada
phone: 416-260-0999
Facility amenities: 360° Observation Deck All cabins with private ensuite and outside views Raised Canada Goose Observation Deck Fleet of 14 zodiacs with four stroke engines Complimentary Wellington Boots for duration of your cruise Complimentary destination guides for every passenger Large headed mud room Lonely Planet Library Discovery Lounge Fine dining- international cuisine in one sitting Large aft-deck with barbeque facilities Polar Bear Club Gift Shop Medical Clinic Sauna Computer room with internet where available Gym Mobile phones for rent

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

Ushuaia Green House: Ushuaia, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Ushuaia Green House is located within the Villa Hotelera, a unique village style complex of hotels in Ushuaia, all within walking distance of one another. The village is situated five minutes from the airport and less than ten minutes to the city center.

Ship Information: N/A

Contact info:
Avda. De Los Nires N2382
Tierra del Fuego Patagonia
Ushuaia, NA Argentina
phone: +542901446197
web: www.ushuaiagreenhouse.com/

Room amenities: All rooms with windows overlooking the Beagle Channel and the Andes.

Facility amenities: Ushuaia Green House provides laundry services, in room safe, continental breakfast, internet, hair dryer, cable television and DVD.

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



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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Included
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13 nights of accommodations
37 meals: 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 13 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips

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