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MISSOURI / ILLINOIS / KENTUCKY

Adventures Afloat: On the River With Lewis and Clark: St. Louis to Louisville on the American Queen

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Program #21288RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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, 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners

We are unable to offer meal options outside of our standard menu on this program.

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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Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch: St Louis, Missouri, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Ship Information: n/a

Contact info:
2 South 4th Street
St. Louis, MO 63102 USA
phone: 314-231-3003
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Subject to availability
Contact Road Scholar Travel Services at 800-241-1404 or via email at travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check in time: 3:00 PM

American Queen: St Louis, Missouri, 7 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Description: The American Queen Featuring six decks and measuring 418 feet in length, the American Queen is the world’s largest river steamboat. Modern amenities meet classic river ambiance aboard the American Queen. The 222 staterooms and suites are filled with modern appointments and carefully selected furnishings. Finely crafted hardwood fixtures, grand furnishings and gleaming brass detail the ship’s interior. The gazebo-style pilothouse and towering “feathered” stacks are both designed to be lowered to allow passage under bridges. Each stateroom has private facilities and ample storage. Cabins differ in size, amenity and cost. Limited singles are available.

Ship Information: See above description

Contact info:
Docked at River
St Louis, MO 63101 USA
phone: 206-292-9606
Room amenities: Varies with category purchased

Facility amenities: Laundry on board

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

Elevator: Yes

Seelbach Hotel: Louisville, KY, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Seelbach Hilton Louisville hotel is centrally located to many Louisville attractions such as Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory. The hotel is right across the street from the Fourth Street Live Entertainment Complex and only seven miles from Louisville International Airport (SDF). This Louisville hotel is home to The Oakroom, Kentucky’s first and only AAA five-diamond restaurant. The restaurant's decor is reminiscent of the original gentlemen’s billiards hall. We also offer guests three other onsite restaurants. Have a drink at the Old Seelbach Bar, voted one of the top 50 bars in the World featuring live music and a world-class whiskey collection. Enjoy a southern-inspired breakfast at Otto’s Café, a 1920s style café decorated in sepia and black tones. Sip a latte from the Starbucks located inside the hotel. Unwind in a guest room, suite, or executive suite that features in-room amenities such as high-speed internet access, flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels along with in-room movies and games. Host a meeting in 32,000 sq. ft. of meeting space that features the largest meeting room at the hotel—the Rathskeller, which offers 4,200 sq. ft. space.

Ship Information: n/a

Contact info:
500 Fourth Street
Louisville, KY 40202 USA
phone: 502-585-9273
web: www.seelbachhilton.com/

Room amenities: At The Seelbach Hilton, you'll find Deluxe Guest Rooms furnished in a period of antique reproductions - Stiffel lamps, colonial mahogany armoires, four-poster beds, Chippendale accent pieces - you'll be surrounded by The Seelbach's signature style. Look outside your guest room window and enjoy picturesque views of downtown Louisville. An indulgent, marble-appointed bathroom connects to your guest room. Extras like an iron and ironing board, and a hair dryer makes getting ready for the day a delight. Guest rooms feature high-speed internet access and dual-line telephones with voice mail, dataport and speakerphone.

Facility amenities: •Automated Teller (ATM) ($2.75) •Baggage Storage •Bar Area •Bell service/Porter •Check cashing - $100/day max. •Concierge Desk •Direct billing •Doctor on call •Elevators •Executive Concierge Level •Fire alarms/sprinklers •Gift Shop •Ice machines - every floor •Laundry/Valet Service •Lounge •Luggage Hold •Multi-Lingual Staff •Multilingual staff •Parking - self-park/valet •Room Service •Safety Deposit Box .•-Complimentary towels •Fitness Room •Massage •Other services: •Seelbach Fitness Center •Sight Seeing Tours •Stairmaster •Stationary bicycles •Treadmills •Universal weights .

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after:
Contact Road Scholar Travel Services at 800-241-1404 or via email at travelinfo@roadscholar.org.

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.

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9 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips

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