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Program #1046RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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: 12 total, 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian; None.

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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Crowne Plaza North Phoenix: Phoenix, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Discover why the Crowne Plaza Phoenix hotel stands heads and shoulders above other Phoenix lodging destinations. Let us pamper you with luxuries and exceptional, personalized service. Start your morning with an invigorating dip in our indoor or outdoor pool. Enjoy a vigorous workout in our 24-hour fitness center, followed by a session in a hot tub. Are you in the mood to explore local attractions, stores, and restaurants? Take advantage of our complimentary shuttle, which travels within a five-mile radius.

Contact info:
2532 W. Peoria Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85029 USA
phone: 602-943-2341
web: www.cpphoenix.com/

Room amenities: A full complement of amenities awaits you in these refreshing Phoenix accommodations, including: Comfortable new beds, with pillow-top mattresses, Plush duvet and luxurious sheets, Seven soft, fluffy pillows, Guaranteed wake-up calls, Sleep amenities, including ear plugs, soft nightlight, and eye mask, Lavender spray, to promote relaxation, Sleep CD, provided in room free of charge, with music to suit your mood, Oversized bathrooms, with bath amenities, Two-line phone, with dataport and voice mail, Functional work desk, lamp, and chair, Premium-channel TV, stereo, and CD player, In-room movies and games, Hairdryer, iron, and ironing board, Complimentary wired Internet access, Free morning newspaper, and room service.

Facility amenities: Complimentary high-speed Internet access, in all guest rooms and suites, Wi-Fi access, in lobby, restaurant, and pre-function areas, 24-hour business center, for last-minute emergencies, Onsite laundry facilities and dry-cleaning pickup, Express check-in and check-out, Concierge services, ATM, Gift shop, offering souvenirs and toiletries, Safety deposit box, Complimentary shuttle, traveling within a five-mile radius, Room service available in room or poolside.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $99 per night, plus tax.
Contact hotel directly.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after: $99 per night, plus tax.
Contact hotel directly.

Check out time: 11:00 AM
Grand Canyon Inn: Grand Canyon / Valle, 1 nights
Type: Inn

Description: www.grand-canyon-inn.com ♦ Heated swimming pool ♦ Handicap accessible rooms

Contact info:
317 South State Rd
Valle, AZ 86046 USA
phone: 928-635-9203
web: www.grand-canyon-inn.com

Room amenities: The Grand Canyon Inn is the perfect place to stay, dine, and shop during your Grand Canyon vacation. We offer 101 rooms in our motel complex. Almost all of our rooms have two queen-sized beds. The rooms are decorated in attractive Southwestern themes and offer many amenities such as in-room coffee service, hair dryers, and irons. All rooms are pet-free, have 32" flat-screen televisions, DirecTV digital satellite TV service, and direct dial phones. WiFi service is complimentary, and available in most rooms (please inquire). Individually-controlled heat and air conditioning is provided in all rooms for your comfort regardless of the time of year of your visit.

Facility amenities: In the late 1970s the family built the current Grand Canyon Inn in Valle, Arizona, and in 1977 built the first phase of the Grand Canyon Inn and restaurant as it exists today. In 1981 the motel expanded across the street with the A & B wing with 33 rooms. Expansions continued with two new wings and 40 more rooms as well as a swimming pool added in the mid-1990s. Today the Grand Canyon Inn has 101 rooms.

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

Elevator: Yes

Crowne Plaza North Phoenix: Phoenix, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Discover why the Crowne Plaza Phoenix hotel stands heads and shoulders above other Phoenix lodging destinations. Let us pamper you with luxuries and exceptional, personalized service. Start your morning with an invigorating dip in our indoor or outdoor pool. Enjoy a vigorous workout in our 24-hour fitness center, followed by a session in a hot tub. Are you in the mood to explore local attractions, stores, and restaurants? Take advantage of our complimentary shuttle, which travels within a five-mile radius.

Contact info:
2532 W. Peoria Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85029 USA
phone: 602-943-2341
web: www.cpphoenix.com/

Room amenities: A full complement of amenities awaits you in these refreshing Phoenix accommodations, including: Comfortable new beds, with pillow-top mattresses, Plush duvet and luxurious sheets, Seven soft, fluffy pillows, Guaranteed wake-up calls, Sleep amenities, including ear plugs, soft nightlight, and eye mask, Lavender spray, to promote relaxation, Sleep CD, provided in room free of charge, with music to suit your mood, Oversized bathrooms, with bath amenities, Two-line phone, with dataport and voice mail, Functional work desk, lamp, and chair, Premium-channel TV, stereo, and CD player, In-room movies and games, Hairdryer, iron, and ironing board, Complimentary wired Internet access, Free morning newspaper, and room service.

Facility amenities: Complimentary high-speed Internet access, in all guest rooms and suites, Wi-Fi access, in lobby, restaurant, and pre-function areas, 24-hour business center, for last-minute emergencies, Onsite laundry facilities and dry-cleaning pickup, Express check-in and check-out, Concierge services, ATM, Gift shop, offering souvenirs and toiletries, Safety deposit box, Complimentary shuttle, traveling within a five-mile radius, Room service available in room or poolside.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $99 per night, plus tax.
Contact hotel directly.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after: $99 per night, plus tax.
Contact hotel directly.

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 ...
5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
6 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

4.7
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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