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Program #3788RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Road Scholar has thousands of educational adventures to choose from. A good way to narrow down our list is to browse our collection of "Most Popular" programs.
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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, 10 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 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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Atlantica Hotel Halifax: Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A landmark hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the corner of Quinpool Road and Robie Street, the Atlantica provides a modern, urban hotel experience in the heart of Halifax while still offering the warmth of East Coast hospitality.

Contact info:
1980 Robie Street
Halifax, NS B3H 3G5 Canada
phone: 902-423-1161
web: www.atlanticahotelhalifax.com

Room amenities: Complimentary high speed Internet, two telephones, key card system for security, coffee/tea maker, iron/ironing board, cable/satellite TV, hair dryer, vanity mirror, individual climate control, iPod compatible docking station.

Facility amenities: Leisure facilities (indoor pool, wading pool, sauna, whirlpool), seasonal outside deck, air conditioned fitness room, gift shop, ATM machine, on-site restaurant (Seasons), wine bar, seasonal concierge services, information on local tourist attractions, business centre services, credit card accessible computer and printer, heated underground garage, dry cleaning pickup, on-site guest self-laundry facilities, free local phone calls, safety deposit box available at Front Desk, room service. The hotel is 100% non-smoking.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $124 + Tax per room
Contact the Atlantica hotel directly for availability. Road Scholar group rate applies to 2 days prior to scheduled program start and 2 days after scheduled departure. Participants can either call 1-888-810-7288 or email reservations@atlanticahalifax.com to make pre and post reservations.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: $124 + Tax per room
Contact the Atlantica hotel directly for availability. Road Scholar group rate applies to 2 days prior to scheduled program start and 2 days after scheduled departure. Participants can either call 1-888-810-7288 or email reservations@atlanticahalifax.com to make pre and post reservations.

Check out time: 12:00 PM
Lynwood Inn: Baddeck, Nova Scotia, 2 nights
Type: Inn

Description: Lynwood was built in 1868, and owned by Charles Hart. In the mid-1800s the Hart family were prominent local business people and merchants. The house has three tall triangular gables and a handsome central entrance way. For many years a private house, it was later a prominent local store, selling art, antiques and collectibles, and has recently been extensively renovated and now operates as an inn and restaurant. Located within the heart of Baddeck, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Lynwood is within walking distance of the waterfront, shops & restaurants, and of course the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site.

Contact info:
441 Shore Road
Baddeck, NS B0E 1B0 Canada
phone: 902-295-1995
web: www.lynwoodinn.com

Room amenities: iron, ironing board, hairdryer, alarm clock, phone, cable TV, high-speed Internet access.

Facility amenities: Laundry facilities on site. Lynwood Inn is 100% non-smoking.

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

Holiday Inn Express: Stellarton, NS, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The hotel is located close to the PEI Ferry, Pictou, and New Glasgow.

Contact info:
86 Lawrence Blvd.
Stellarton, NS B0K 1S0 Canada
phone: 902-755-1020
web: www.hiestellarton.com

Room amenities: Unlimited local and toll-free calling, coffeemaker with tea service, 32” LCD televisions, hairdryer, iron with board, easy-to-set clock radio

Facility amenities: Complimentary high-speed Internet, indoor heated pool with waterslide and hot tub, on site fitness facility.

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

Elevator: Yes

The Hotel on Pownal: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 2 nights
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
146 Pownal Street
Charlottetown, PE C1A 3W6 Canada
phone: 902-892-1217
web: www.thehotelonpownal.com

Room amenities: Rooms feature wireless high speed Internet, 40" flat screen TVs and alarm clocks with iPod docking stations.

Facility amenities: Wireless high-speed internet Coffee, tea and treats are available 24 hours/day in the lobby. Freshly baked chocolate chip cookies are available every day after 3:00 p.m.

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

Elevator: Yes

Delta Brunswick: Saint John, New Brunswick, 2 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Located in the heart of uptown, above Brunswick Square shopping complex, the hotel is connected by an indoor walkway to Market Square, the Saint John Trade and Convention Centre and Saint John City Market.

Contact info:
39 King Street
Saint John, NB E2L 4W3 Canada
phone: 506-648-1981
web: www.deltahotels.com/hotels/hotels.php?hotelId=4

Room amenities: All rooms have individual temperature control, hairdryer, telephone, iron and ironing board, 24 hour room service, 32" LCD TV, complimentary wireless high speed Internet access, AM/FM clock radios, iPod docking station, coffee/tea, small refrigerator and microwave, laundry/valet service available, guest room voice mail.

Facility amenities: The hotel’s health club facilities are open seven days a week, 5:30 am to 12:00 midnight. They include an indoor pool, whirlpool, saunas, exercise room, full change rooms and showers. Access is complimentary to hotel guests. Drycleaning and laundry services are available.

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

Elevator: Yes

Atlantica Hotel Halifax: Halifax, Nova Scotia, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A landmark hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the corner of Quinpool Road and Robie Street, the Atlantica provides a modern, urban hotel experience in the heart of Halifax while still offering the warmth of East Coast hospitality.

Contact info:
1980 Robie Street
Halifax, NS B3H 3G5 Canada
phone: 902-423-1161
web: www.atlanticahotelhalifax.com

Room amenities: Complimentary high speed Internet, two telephones, key card system for security, coffee/tea maker, iron/ironing board, cable/satellite TV, hair dryer, vanity mirror, individual climate control, iPod compatible docking station.

Facility amenities: Leisure facilities (indoor pool, wading pool, sauna, whirlpool), seasonal outside deck, air conditioned fitness room, gift shop, ATM machine, on-site restaurant (Seasons), wine bar, seasonal concierge services, information on local tourist attractions, business centre services, credit card accessible computer and printer, heated underground garage, dry cleaning pickup, on-site guest self-laundry facilities, free local phone calls, safety deposit box available at Front Desk, room service. The hotel is 100% non-smoking.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $124 + Tax per room
Contact the Atlantica hotel directly for availability. Road Scholar group rate applies to 2 days prior to scheduled program start and 2 days after scheduled departure. Participants can either call 1-888-810-7288 or email reservations@atlanticahalifax.com to make pre and post reservations.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Additional nights after: $124 + Tax per room
Contact the Atlantica hotel directly for availability. Road Scholar group rate applies to 2 days prior to scheduled program start and 2 days after scheduled departure. Participants can either call 1-888-810-7288 or email reservations@atlanticahalifax.com to make pre and post reservations.

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.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Sep 10 — Sep 20, 2014 $2645  
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Special Offer: For most programs in Canada, when you purchase your airfare from us you’ll receive free round-trip airport transfers to get you to and from your program! This offer is only available if you travel on the scheduled start and end date of your program. To take advantage of this new service, mention you need airfare when you call to enroll. If you enroll online, select the “Travel—Custom Arrangements” option, and Road Scholar Travel Services will contact you to make the arrangements.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
10 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 10 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
18 Field trips
2 Performances

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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