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Road Scholar
Program #20415RJ
10 Days | 9 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: 16 total, 8 breakfasts, 8 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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Hotel Soldanella: St. Moritz, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Hotel Soldanella is located in a quiet neighborhood in the town center of St. Moritz, 6000 feet above sea level in the Engadine Valley. The Engadine is a uniquely beautiful landscape with forests, majestic glaciers and crystal-clear mountain lakes. The hotel offers a great view to Lake St. Moritz and the surrounding mountains. Museums, restaurants, bars and the Corviglia hiking and skiing area are within walking distance. St. Moritz is a sophisticated spa town where the rich and wealthy meet, particularly in wintertime. Its center is dominated by luxurious shops and fancy 5-star hotels.

Contact info:
Via Somplaz 17
St. Moritz, 7500 Switzerland
phone: +41 81 830 85 00
web: www.hotel-soldanella.ch

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, radio, safe, mini bar, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, Bacchus wine cellar, beautiful terrace overlooking the lake, wellness center, computer in the lobby and free wireless Internet access.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: N/A
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

Hotel Il Fuorn: Ofenpass, Zernez, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The farming estate of Il Fuorn was first mentioned in a document in 1490, and in 1509 it was already being referred to as an "inn." Workers from the numerous ore mines along the Ofen Pass used it as lodgings; however, its primary guests over the centuries were travellers, pack trains and smugglers. Enjoy the unspoiled nature, mystical valleys and abundance of open spaces at the only hotel located in the Il Fuorn National Park.

Contact info:
Il Fuorn
Ofenpass, Zernez, 7530 Switzerland
phone: +41 81 856 12 26
web: www.ilfuorn.ch

Room amenities: Hair dryers are available at reception.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant that specializes in local cuisine and hiking trails.

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

Bio-Hotel Panorama: Vinschgau, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Bio-Hotel Panorama is a unique hotel that sits above the town of South Tyrol in the Upper Vinschgau Valley. Local cuisine, a beautiful garden and views of a sunny mountain landscape are just the beginning of what this cozy hotel offers it guests.

Contact info:
Staatsstr. 5th
South Tyrol, I-39024 Italy
phone: +39 0473 831186
web: www.biohotel-panorama.it

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone and safe.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, lounge, wellness center with sauna and solarium, and free wireless Internet access in public areas.

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

Kolping Hotel: Meran, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Kolping Hotel is located in the noble Quarter Obermais in the town of Merano. Known for its vineyards and excellent wine, Merano has a wonderful history and culture to explore. Within walking distance is the city center, and the famous promenades can also be found nearby.

Contact info:
Via Cavour 101
Merano, I-39012 Italy
phone: +39 473 253200
web: www.kolpingmeran.it

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, safe, air conditioning, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, lounge, wine cellar, pool, chapel and free wireless Internet access.

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

Elevator: Yes

Garden Hotel Premstaller: Bolzano, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Surrounded by verdant fields and close to downtown Bolzano, the Garden Hotel Premstaller is a wonderful place to relax and experience the beauty of Italy. The hotel offers a sunny atmosphere, warm staff, and beautiful views of the fruit orchards that are growing right outside the windows.

Contact info:
Sigmundskronerstrasse 27/b
Bolzano, I-39100 Italy
phone: +39 0471 63 11 66
web: www.premstaller.it

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, safe, air conditioning and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, lounge, fitness room, sauna and wireless Internet corner (for a fee).

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel America: Trento, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Hotel America is located in the heart of Trento's historical center. Built in 1923, the hotel is now run by the Giovannini family. It is within walking distance from Castle del Buonconsiglio and the Dom cathedral, and surrounded by the beautiful Trentino Mountains just outside of the city.

Contact info:
via Torre Verde 52
Trento, I-38100 Italy
phone: +39 0461 983010
web: www.hotelamerica.it

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, air conditioning and free wireless Internet access.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Rovereto: Rovereto, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Located in the center of the delightful little town of Rovereto, the Hotel Rovereto is nearby the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art and the Tower of Apponale, along with the railway station. Comfortable rooms, friendly staff and a pleasant atmosphere await its guests.

Contact info:
C'so Rosmini 82/D
Rovereto, I-38068 Italy
phone: +39 0464435222
web: www.hotelrovereto.it

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar and lounge, air conditioning and free wireless Internet access.

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

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Giberti: Verona, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Welcoming guests since 1980, the Hotel Giberti is a hotel of great prestige and elegance. It is centrally located in Verona, only minutes from the internationally-known Arena di Verona.

Contact info:
Via Giberti 7
Verona, 37122 Italy
phone: +39 045 8006900
web: www.hotelgiberti.it

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, mini bar, safe, tea facilities, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a dining area, bar, safe at reception, laundry services and free wireless Internet access throughout the hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

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: 11:00 AM


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16 meals: 8 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 8 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
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