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Walking Madeira: Portugal’s Isle of Flowers By Foot

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Road Scholar
Program #20367RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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: 18 total, 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; 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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Holiday Inn Lisbon: Lisbon, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Holiday Inn Lisbon is a modern hotel located in the bustling city center of Lisbon. It is situated near many metro stations and is only a 15-minute drive from the airport.

Contact info:
Av. Antonio Jose De Almeida, 28-A
Lisbon, 1000-044 Portugal
phone: +351 210 044 000
web: www.holidayinn.com/hotels

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, coffee & tea maker, mini bar, wireless Internet access (for a fee) and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a restaurant, bar, fitness center, air conditioning, business center, safe available at reception and wireless Internet access throughout the hotel (for a fee).

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after:
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check out time: 12:00 PM
Pestana Casino Park: Funchal - Madeira, 7 nights
Type: Five-Star Hotel

Description: The Pestana Casino Park in Madeira is surrounded by 15,000 square meters of private gardens, where there is an abundance of open-air green spaces, century-old trees, and typical plants of the island. All the buildings of this 5-star hotel were designed by the Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, considered to be one of the masters of design and modern construction, who was part of the team that designed the city of Brasilia. The space and the integration of natural light are the principal characteristics of this magnificent example of modern art.

Contact info:
Rua Imperatriz Dona Amélia
Funchal, 9004-513 Portugal
phone: +351 291 209 100
web: www.pestana.com

Room amenities: Each room features air conditioning, personal safe, mini bar, radio, hairdryer, laundry service (for a fee), telephone, television, and Internet access (for a fee).

Facility amenities: This hotel features an indoor and outdoor pool, spa, gym, casino, tennis courts, spacious gardens, three restaurants, four bars, fitness center, laundry facilities, business center with complimentary Internet access, and 24 hour room service.

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

Elevator: Yes

Holiday Inn Lisbon: Lisbon, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Holiday Inn Lisbon is a modern hotel located in the bustling city center of Lisbon. It is situated near many metro stations and is only a 15-minute drive from the airport.

Contact info:
Av. Antonio Jose De Almeida, 28-A
Lisbon, 1000-044 Portugal
phone: +351 210 044 000
web: www.holidayinn.com/hotels

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, coffee & tea maker, mini bar, wireless Internet access (for a fee) and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a restaurant, bar, fitness center, air conditioning, business center, safe available at reception and wireless Internet access throughout the hotel (for a fee).

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before:
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after:
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
9 nights of accommodations
18 meals: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
12 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

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4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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