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Program #20881RJ
15 Days | 14 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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: 32 total, 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Vegetarian; Low Salt; Gluten Free.

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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Grand Central Hotel: Glasgow., 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Once the recent renovation and transformation was completed, the Grand Central Hotel has again taken its place as Glasgow's leading four-star hotel. It is now a must-stay destination for shoppers, theatre-goers and short break guests to the city. The Central Hotel has entertained most of the world's leading politicians, from JFK to Winston Churchill and Hollywood superstars including Laurel and Hardy and Frank Sinatra.

Contact info:
99 Gordon Street
Glasgow, G1 3SF UK:Scotland
phone: +44 (0)141 240 3700
web: www.principal-haley.com

Room amenities: Each room is themed around the hotel's Central Station location and its historic links to the Caledonian Railway. All of our rooms are beautifully decorated and have been completely renovated in stunning, rich, warm colours with modern ensuite facilities, plasma TV with Freeview, broadband, laptop-sized safe and much more as standard.

Facility amenities: Lounges, Bars, restaurants.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBC at time of booking
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Oban Bay Hotel and Spa: Oban, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Situated on the Esplanade with views across the Firth of Lorne to Mull and Kerrea.

Contact info:
Corran Esplanade
Oban
Argyll, PA34 5AE UK:Scotland
phone: +44 1631 565735
web: www.crerarhotels.com/obanbay

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities. Free WiFi. Limited room service. Hairdryers.

Facility amenities: Rannachan Restaurant, Atlantic bar and Lounge. Sun lounge. Spa with outdoor hot tub. Free WiFi.

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

Elevator: Yes

Alexandra Hotel: Fort William, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Alexandra Hotel provides great traditional Scottish Hospitality at its best! In a great location, with everything is close by - whether it’s the High Street, or exploring the spectacular local area - you’ll find the Alexandra is in the perfect position.

Contact info:
The Parade
Fort William, PH33 6AZ UK:Scotland
phone: +44 01397 702 241
web: www.strathmorehotels.com

Room amenities: There are 93 bedrooms within the hotel all benefitting from en-suite bathrooms, television, direct dial telephone and tea and coffee making facilities.

Facility amenities: Bar, Restaurant & Lounge.

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

Elevator: Yes

Tulloch Castle: Dingwall, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Tulloch Castle dates from the 12th Century, when first the Bains and later the Clan Davidson laid claim to its lands. When you arrive, you will be met with Tulloch’s countless period features including the 250-year old panelled Great Hall. As you enter the magnificent hallways you will pass by painstakingly restored original fireplaces and ceilings.

Contact info:
Tulloch Castle Drive
Dingwall
Ross-Shire, IV15 9ND UK:Scotland
phone: +44 8444 146586
web: www.oxfordhotelsandinns.com/OurHotels/TullochCastle

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities.

Facility amenities: Turrets Restaurant, bar, lounge. Grounds. WiFi available in the entire hotel at supplemental cost.

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

Fishers Hotel: Pitlochry, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The hotel was originally built as a coaching inn. She became known as " Fisher's “ after the colourful character Donald Fisher who ran the hotel from about 1853. Mr. Fisher was evidently a charming personality who, in between farming shorthorn cattle and giving speeches, made the hotel famous and enticed the celebrities of Victorian Britain to visit. Robert Louis Stevenson lived here with his wife

Contact info:
Atholl Road
Pitlochry, PH16 5BN UK:Scotland
phone: +44 1996 472000
web: www.fishershotelpitlochry.com

Room amenities: All our bedrooms have ensuite bath or shower rooms, televsion and tea and coffee making facilities.

Facility amenities: Bar, Lounge and restaurant

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

Elevator: Yes

Barceló Edinburgh Carlton Hotel: Edinburgh., 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Situated in the heart of historic Edinburgh, next to the Royal Mile and Princes Street.

Contact info:
Northbridge
Edinburgh, EH1 ISD. UK:Scotland
phone: +44 131 472 3000
web: www.carltonhotel-edinburgh.venue-guide.com

Room amenities: Direct dial telephone, satellite TV. Tea and coffee making facilities. Modem points and WiFi access.

Facility amenities: Bridge Restaurant and bar. 24 hour room service. WiFi internet access. Health & leisure club with indoor swimming pool and extensive fitness suite. Sauna, Jacuzzi type spa pool, Steam room.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: TBC.
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check out time: 11:00 AM


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 ...
13 nights of accommodations
32 meals: 13 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
18 Field trips
1 Performances

Ratings

4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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