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Southwest France: Bordeaux and the Perigord

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Road Scholar
Program #14253RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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: 35 total, 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 8 dinners

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 Bordeaux Bayonne Etche Ona: Bordeaux, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Best Western Bordeaux Bayonne Etche-Ona is a charming boutique hotel, located in the very heart of Bordeaux. With its 18th century facades, this hotel has a unique configuration of two different locations within 40 meters away from each other, each providing you with exceptional living quarters, three conference rooms, a bar and lounge, and tramway access line B stop. The Grand Théatre is 50 meters away.

Contact info:
15 cours de l'Intendance
Bordeaux, 33000 France
phone: +33 (0)5 56 48 00 88
web: www.bordeaux-hotel.com/

Room amenities: An LCD TV and a minibar are in all of the rooms.

Facility amenities: Bar, 24-Hour Front Desk, Newspapers, Elevator, Safe, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, Baggage Storage, All Spaces Non-Smoking (Public and Private), Air Conditioning, Room Service, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Shoeshine, Fax/Photocopying, Concierge Service, Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
Contact Road Scholar Travel Services for rates and bookings.

Check in time: 1:00 PM

Best Western Le Grand Hotel: Bayonne, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Best Western Le Grand Hotel is 5 km (3 miles) from the beaches of the Atlantic Coast, in the centre of Bayonne, a city with an impressive historical and cultural heritage. Entirely air-conditioned, this Best Western hotel features comfortable and elegant rooms fitted with modern facilities such as flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi access. The English-style pub proposes an elegant setting where you can relax and enjoy a drink.

Contact info:
21 Rue Thiers
Bayonne, 64100 France
phone: +33 (0)5 59 59 62 00
web: book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/FR/Bayonne-hotels/BEST-WESTERN-Le-Grand-Hotel/Hotel-Overview.do?propertyCode=93280

Room amenities: Cable satellite television, Hairdryer, Mini-bar available in some rooms, Iron, ironing board available on request, Dataports, Coffee/tea maker available on request, radio / alarm clock, High-speed Internet access Free, Desk/work area, Air-conditioning, self controlled, In-room safe.

Facility amenities: Bar, 24-hour front desk, Newspapers, Elevator, Safety deposit box, Heating, Luggage storage, Non-smoking throughout, Air conditioning, Meeting/banquet facilities, Laundry, Dry cleaning, Ironing service, Currency exchange, Fax/photocopying, Multilingual staff, Coffee shop, Free WiFi is available in all areas.

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

Elevator: Yes

Quality Hotel Pau Centre Bosquet: Pau, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Family owned for three generations, the Quality Hotel Pau Centre Bosquet is located in the heart of Pau, a few minutes' walk from the historic Old Town and the Chateau of Pau.

Contact info:
80, Rue Emile Garet
Pau, 64000 France
phone: +33 (0) 5 59 82 58 00
web: www.hotel-pau-centre.com/index.php

Room amenities: 70 air-conditioned rooms with direct dial telephone, WiFi access, tea and coffee tray, cable television with English channel, minibar, private bathroom with bathtub or shower and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Breakfast room, bar, fitness room and sauna.

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

Elevator: Yes

Mercure Toulouse Saint Georges Hotel: Toulouse, 2 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Located in the historic center of Toulouse, Mercure Toulouse Saint Georges is just 165 ft from Place Wilson. The Saint Georges is near the Capitole (City Hall) and next to Jean Jaurés Metro station, which allows access to all of Toulouse.

Contact info:
rue Saint Jérome
Toulouse, 31000 France
phone: +33 (0)5 62 27 79 79
web: www.mercure.com/gb/hotel-0370-mercure-toulouse-saint-georges/index.shtml

Room amenities: Air conditioning, Data port in room, Free in-room mineral water, Telephone, Radio, Opening windows, Wi-Fi, Room service, Satellite/cable color TV, Manual temperature control, Work desk, Hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Bar, 24-Hour Front Desk, Newspapers, Non-smoking, Elevator, Safe, Heating, Baggage Storage, Air Conditioning, Room Service, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Fax/Photocopying, Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.

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

Elevator: Yes

Best Western Le Renoir: Sarlat, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: Fully renovated and just a short walk to the medieval town.

Contact info:
2 RUE SURGIER
Sarlat La Caneda, 24200 France
phone: +33 05 53 59 35 98
web: www.hotel-renoir-sarlat.com

Room amenities: 36 bedrooms include a bathtub and shower, mini-bar, safe, satellite TV, and free WI-FI. Certain rooms have air conditioning.

Facility amenities: Outdoor swimming pool.

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

Elevator: Yes

Mercure Bordeaux Aeroport Hotel: Bordeaux, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The Mercure Bordeaux Aeroport Hotel is located at Merignac airport and just 10 minutes from the center of Bordeaux.

Contact info:
1 avenue Charles Lindbergh
Merignac, 33700 France
phone: +33 (0)5 56 34 74 74
web: www.mercure.com/gb/hotel-1508-mercure-bordeaux-aeroport/index.shtml

Room amenities: Each room at the Mercure Bordeaux Aeroport is decorated in a contemporary style and equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Rooms also include telephone, radio, hairdryer, free wifi, minibar, and airconditioning.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar, 24-Hour Front Desk, Newspapers, Terrace, Elevator, Safe, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, Baggage Storage, All Spaces Non-Smoking (Public and Private), Air Conditioning, Restaurant With Dining Menu, Buffet-Style Restaurant, Pool Table, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Room Service, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Free Airport Shuttle, Business Center, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Souvenir/Gift Shop, Fax/Photocopying, Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.

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

Elevator: Yes



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 ...
14 nights of accommodations
35 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 8 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
26 Field trips
5 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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